Ravenshaw University (RU), Cuttack was established in 2006. It was an upgradation of Ravenshaw College established in 1868, one of the oldest and largest colleges in India which subsequently became an autonomous college with CPE status by UGC and ‘A’ grade by NAAC. The College with all its glorious academic achievement and ceaseless scholastic pursuits had already created a distinct niche for itself in India and beyond. The College originally was affiliated to Calcutta University and thereafter to Patna University in 1917 and was finally affiliated to Utkal University in 1943.
The University has 27 departments of which 20 are post-graduate departments. M.Phil. programme is available in 14 departments and all the departments have provision for Ph.D. & D.Litt. programs. Presently the University runs 23 post-graduate courses with research facilities and 27 undergraduate honours courses.
Facilities at Ravenshaw University -
- Heritage Hall
Schools at Ravenshaw University -
- School of Languages
- School of Regional Studies and Earth Science
- School of Social Sciences
- School of Life Sciences
- School of Mathematical Sciences
- School of Information and Computer Science
- School of Physical Science
- School of Commerce
- School of Management Studies
Scholarships at Ravenshaw University -
Various Scholarships are available to the students who study in Ravenshaw University. Students desirous of availing themselves of these Scholarships must apply in the prescribed form available in the scholarship section through the Registrar to the concerned authorities. The Scholarships include National Scholarship, PG merit scholarship, senior merit-cum-means Scholarships, post matric scholarship, Hindi Merit Scholarships etc.
Placements at Ravenshaw University -
The Training & Placement Cell takes care of training and campus placements for the students. The Cell is equipped with appropriate infrastructure to execute the placement process. The Cell facilitates arranging on-campus placements of students in various industries, makes arrangements for students to participate in off-campus drives organized at various institutions/industries.