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Central University of Orissa

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Established : 2009 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : AICTE

About Central University of Orissa

The Central University of Odisha is a very newly established central university by the Government of India. This university was started under the Act of Parliament of India for Central University, 2009. CUO, Odisha is one of the 15 newly formed central universities and has been famous in the entire state of Odisha. This university is situated in Koraput District, Odisha, which comes within the KBK region. CUO, Odisha has got accredited by the NAAC and approval from the UGC. Central University of Odisha campus is built in the area of 450 acres and is has co-education as gender diversity.

  • The Central University of Odisha has 14 departments in which specializations offer different courses, and seven schools are offering a wide range of programs. Every department will have a head that manages and runs the departments. There are highly qualified and talented faculty members in each department.
  • CUO, Odisha currently offers two programs at the UG level, namely B.Ed and BCA. At the PG level, there are four courses, namely M.Sc., MBA, M.Sc. integrated, and M.A. This university also offers M.Phil and Ph.D. at higher Doctoral level programs in almost eight different specializations.
  • Central University of Odisha admission to all the courses offered is done based on the entrance exam called CUCET and registration process will usually begin in March, and the exam will be held in May or June month. Every student will be eligible to apply for the course only if they have cleared the CUCET entrance exam.
  • Central University of Odisha fee of the B.Ed program would be INR 9,200 per annum, MBA fee will be INR 8,700, M.Sc. fee is INR 8,200, M.A fee is INR 6000 per annum. On the whole, CUO, Odisha fee structure is very quickly payable and affordable by students.

The facilities included within the campus are the central library, which is very vast and spacious, the computer lab provides all the digital supports, the guest house, and hostels. There are newly constructed buildings as hostel blocks in the university campus for both men and women. There are almost 236 rooms and a hygienic mess facility.

The objective is to provide learning and advance knowledge to shape students' future to promote positive change and significant issues. They give an outstanding student experience and student and graduate employability, research excellence, and being the partner of choice for education, industry, and community.

The university involves in supporting people, strives to create an environment where staff is oriented to the diversity of students.

Motivates pursue excellence and sustainability in everything they do and distort the traditional way of doing things but willing to innovate.

Central University of Odisha  HOSTELS:

A newly constructed hostel facility for both boys and girls inside the campus provided well-furnished rooms on shared bias and high-quality infrastructure beds, cupboards, study tables with and without attached bathrooms, and a very hygienic mess.

Central University of Odisha  INFRASTRUCTURE:

Laboratory – A computer center provides a net connectivity service that would amplify the communication, interaction, and knowledge addition.

Library – Available 24/7 for the students with security and CCTV cameras. Space for reading with digital library consortium.

Sports – provides an excellent facility for students with indoor and outdoor games.

Cafeteria – serves different variety of hygienic and healthy food.

Central University of Odisha  SCHOLARSHIPS:

University provides scholarships for:

Students from SC/ST/OBC quota and minority communities are eligible for scholarships if they secure 75% in higher education.

If students are from economically low backgrounds, they are eligible.

Students from the sports quota are eligible and whose parents have served in the military.

Also, for the physically challenged, the university sponsors a scholarship.

Central University of Orissa Course fee structure

BCA - Information Technology 3770 3 years
BCA - Computer Application 3770 3 years
MA - English 2170 2 years
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Central University of Orissa Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Asked question

Admission criteria for M.Sc.
Asked by Manisha Dhal
replied on 14-Oct-2020 16:55:10

Candidates should have a graduation degree preferably from B.Sc. in specialised subjects with minimum 50% marks from a recognised University. Further need to appear for university conducted entrance exam CUCET through which M.Sc. admission to Central University of Orissa will be granted.

Admission procedure,fees structure of college, placement guarantee,last date for applications
Asked by Tarun Kumar Panda
replied on 05-Sep-2020 16:14:23

There is no B.Pharm course offered under the Central University of Orissa programs.

How much fees to be paid for B.Sc. Chemistry this year
Asked by Bibhuthi Bushan
replied on 20-Mar-2019 14:05:13


  • Fee for B.Sc at Central University of Orissa is around INR 25000/-
  • The eligibility is 10+2 from a recognized board with 55% aggregate with mandatory subjects like Mathematics and Physics.

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