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Good college for job aspirants

By Anonymous , 1 year, 2 months ago
For : MITS School of Biotechnology (MSB)
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Pros: Placement facility with 100% placements every year. Jobs are offered from reputed companies such as Wipro, Tech Mahindra, Cognizant, TCS, etc. Cons: Labs are not up to the mark. Due to high stu read more

Good College

By Sharvan Rajpoot (Class of 2017) , 1 year, 3 months ago
For : CIMAGE, Patna
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Cimage college is one of the best colleges in Bihar for IT and management. Average surrounding and transport facility. Refreshing college environment. The college management is cooperative and provide read more

About college campus and facilities

By Anonymous , 1 year, 3 months ago
For : CIMAGE, Patna
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Wonderful college campus with lots of greenery .good facilities of toilet and clean drinking water. good transportation facility for both students and teachers. the security system is also nice. Whole read more

College Review

By Karan Karan (Class of 2019) , 9 months, 4 weeks ago
For : CIMAGE, Patna
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The college has a very good campus and the infrastructure is quite nicely built. The teaching faculty is experienced and supportive. The college is situated in a nice area. The college provides good t read more

The best collage for building a career in computers!

By Anonymous , 1 year, 4 months ago
For : CIMAGE, Patna
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I graduate in BCA from Patna CIMAGE college which is affiliated to Magadha Collage. I'm proud to be from CIMAG as it is one of the most popular and growing colleges for computers.

More about Utkal University

Utkal University is the 17th oldest University in India established in the year 1943. It is a Public University and is located at Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. The University is spread over an area of 399.9 acres and has the jurisdiction over 9 districts, viz, Angul, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Khurda, Nayagarh, and Puri thereby catering to the needs of higher education of a population of more than 110 lacs. The university has received an A+ grading from NAAC. The Post Graduate Departments has a total strength of 3,000 students. This is one of the largest affiliating universities in the country with about 323 affiliated general colleges that includes 16 Autonomous Colleges, 94 Professional Colleges, 9 Law Colleges and 7 Medical Colleges, which include 2 Homeopathic, 1 Ayurvedic, 2 Dental and 2 Allopathic Medical Colleges. University Grants Commission has granted 14 Post-Graduate Departments have been granted Departmental Research Support/Centre of Advanced Studies status.

Utkal University is a teaching, a research-cum-affiliating university offering 27 Post-Graduate Departments, 17 Self-Financing PG courses and also offers 2 Integrated PG programs, namely, Integrated MBA and Integrated MCA and one PG Diploma course on Remote Sensing and GIS. The Law Colleges offer 3 courses. In all, the University offers 68 courses in the campus. The various affiliated colleges offer different streams like Humanities and the Social Sciences, Commerce and Management, Pedagogical Science (Education), Science & Technology, Law and Medicine including Ayurveda and Homeopathy. The University has introduced CBCS (Choice Based Credit System) for all the courses offered and for courses offered through Autonomous Colleges in order to keep pace with international standards. The University also offers several Sponsored courses under different schools such as two-year executive MBA, 5-Year Integrated MBA, and MCA, M.Tech. Computer Science, M.Sc. in Environmental Science and Applied Micro-Biology, to name a few.




Post Graduate courses

The applicant should have a graduation degree or equivalent from a recognized university.

Admission shall be on the basis of 50% marks obtained and 50% entrance test.

M.Phil Programs

The applicant should have a master’s degree with not less than 55% marks or an equivalent grade.

Admission shall be on the basis of Written Entrance Test and Viva-voice.

Ph.D. programs

The Applicant must have a master degree with at least 55% of marks in the subject concerned or any other University recognized as equivalent.

Admission shall be on the basis of Written Entrance Test and Viva-voice.

University Facilities

The facilities provided include:

  • Parija Library- It is the central library of Utkal University having its own building within the campus. 
  • Hostel- The University provides residential facilities to the students in the hostels. There are at present thirteen hostels inside the campus, six for boys with an intake capacity of 1158 in total and Seven for girls with an intake capacity of 1228 in total.
  • Sports Council- The Sports Council’s aim is to promote general interest in Games and Sports among the students of the University.
  • Placement cell- Utkal University Placement Cell aims at facilitating career development for the students studying in different Post Graduate departments and self-financing programs in the university. Several activities are organized to enhance employability for the youths who are about to complete their formal education and these include Campus Recruitment Drives, Career Counseling sessions, Basic Employability Skills TrainingEmployability Assessment Test and Pre-Placement Training.
  • The University has Departments of Arts, Science and Business Studies and Management catering to the fields of Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Physics, Pharmacy, Statistics, Zoology, Business Administration, Commerce, Personnel Management and Industrial Relations.

There are three types of grants available for the students of the Post-Graduate Teaching Departments; namely, Free Studentship, grants from the Social Service Guild and grants from the Student Aid Fund.

Grants from the Social Service Guild are given in the form of a lump-sum amount.

Every year Several scholarships are awarded in namely:

1.      National Scholarships

2.      Post-Graduate Merit Scholarship

3.      The Post-Matric Scholarship

The Post-Matric Scholarship is awarded to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe students of Post-Graduate classes by SC & ST Development Department, Govt. of Orissa every year. There are certain relaxations and provisions made for Kashmiri migrants.

There is a Placement Cell as well in the university established in the year 2005. The cell has established relations with industrial establishments, corporate houses, Banks, NGOs, PSUs, etc. to generate employment opportunities for students. Some of the organizations that have a partnership with placement cell are Royal Bank of Scotland, TATA Consultancy Services, Wipro Technology, Infosys, Tech Mahindra and many more organizations to provide gainful employment opportunities.

Available College Facilities

Utkal University aims at providing a number of facilities to its students which include:

  1. Parija Library
  2. Sports
  3. Hostels
  4. Laboratory
  5. Guest House
  6. Computer Centre
  7. Canteen
  8. Health Centre
  9. NSS
  10. Placement cell
  11. Population Research Center


There are thirteen hostels inside the campus, six for boys and Seven for girls equipped with facilities like computer, Wi-Fi, Library, newspapers, periodicals, and television. The intake capacity of the Hotels are as follows:





Gopabandhu Chhatrabasa



Madhusudan Chhatrabasa



Fakirmohan Chhatrabasa



Godabarish Chhatrabasa



Acharyaharihar Chhatrabasa



Nilakantha Chhatrabasa






Kuntala Kumari Chatrinivas



Ramadevi Chatrinivas



Sarala Devi Chatrinivas



Malati Devi Chatrinivas



Ladies Hostel No: 5



Ladies Hostel No: 6



Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines

The University provides students with a facility of labs such as Physics Laboratory, Chemistry Laboratory, Biology Laboratory, and Computer Laboratory as well.


The Sports Council was established in the year 1943 and it provides facilities for various kinds of sports including Athletics, Badminton, Ball Badminton, Boxing, Basket Ball and Chess. Utkal  University Sports Council also conducts various Inter College competitions. The Council executes various kinds of Sports activities including Adventure Sports and other such programs in order to generate general interest in Games and Sports.



Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Extra - Curricular

Utkal University has a Health Center which provides services primarily to students, staff members, and their family. This center is situated in a separate building with good infrastructure.


Parija Library in Utkal University was set up in 1946 at Vani Vihar in Bhubaneswar. It is the central library of Utkal University having its own building within the campus. The library has printed books, journals, and thesis.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility