Utkal University, Bhubaneswar established in 1943, is the seventeenth oldest University in India. This is a teaching-cum-affiliating University. There are at present twenty-seven post-graduate departments located in the university campus for post-graduate studies and research in various disciplines of Science, Humanities, Business Administration, Social Science, Law and Commerce. The focus of Utkal University is on improving the quality of teaching and research.
At present the University has twenty-six post-graduate teaching and research departments located within the campus and three constituent Institutions, viz. Directorate of Distance and Continuing Education, University Law College at Vani Vihar and M.S. Law College at Cuttack. Besides the regular courses, twenty-six sponsored courses are offered under the direct academic control of the P.G.Council of the University.
Campus of Utkal University –
The present campus of University is located at Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar. It is spreaded over 399.9 acre area in the heart of Bhubaneswar, with the Sainik School to its north, National High way No.5 to its south.
Facilities at Utkal University –
- Guest House
- Computer Center