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Siksha O Anusandhan University

Bhubaneswar, Odisha | Reviews/Ratings: - Add Review
Established : 1996 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : Deemed University

Overview Siksha O Anusandhan University

Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University, shortly known as SOA University situated in Bhubaneswar, was bought up in 1996. The University is one of the foremost institutions of advanced learning in its chosen areas of attentiveness, making future generations through excellent education and innovative research and will appear as a wide-ranging and socially inclusive University in the country for professional progressions in related disciplines.

  • This university is a Deemed University and is reaccredited by NAAC with an 'A' grade (highest grade under the old system) in 2015 for five years.
  • And it has been ranked at 33rd best National Institution and the 20th Best National University.
  • This institute has been ISO 9001:2000 certification by URS, the United Kingdom, in providing quality specialized education by matching the future generation candidates.
  • This university has an excellent track record in campus placement.
  • And they impart the scholarship to deserving and needy students.

This institute has an INDUSTRY COLLABORATION that has signed MoU with reputed organizations such as Infosys for Campus Connect Programs, Wipro for Task 10X, Hexaware for Centre for Excellence, and Mind Tree for Gyanbrukshya as trusted academic partners.

And few of the EVENTS like they conduct the National seminar on  Advanced & Innovative Technology for Transforming Healthcare (AITTH-2016) and conduct International Conference on Smart Materials & Application, National discussion on The role of Microalgae in Wastewater treatment. And also leads MULTIDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH CELL to promote research and consultancy has undertaken several activities.

This university gives high preference to NCC, NSS, Yoga, Sports, Art, and Culture as Extra-Curricular Activities.

And nearby the college, the students can find CAFÉ Coffee day, Domino’s Pizza, Parks, etc. Where students can hang out and have fun with their friends.


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NAAC A-grade



College type


Short Name




Gender accepted



Biju Patnaik University of Technology


Khageswar Pradhan


Amit Banerjee

University Type

Deemed to be University

Campus Area

200 Acres

Engineering Rating


No. of Students

10288 Students

No. of Faculties

1413 Faculties


ISO 9001:2000 Certification

Hostel Fee

Boys - INR 44K - 47K
Girls - INR 44K - 47K


2016 - 16th rank in NIRF by the Ministry of Human Resource
2017 - 20th in NIRF by the MHRD

Courses Offered

B.Sc., M.Sc.
B.Pharm, M.Pharm
B.Tech, M.Tech
MTTM (Master of Tourism and Travel Management)
MHTM (Master of Hospitality and Tourism Management)

Entrance Exam

B.Pharm - SAAT
M.Pharm - SAAT, GPAT


Khandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar Odisha

Courses Fees and Hostel:

Facilities are good and are worth paying; they provide every facility required for students to feel comfy and not feel homesick. The wardens are so concerned, and they take care of students very well. Students should bring any complaints or concerns to wardens and, in the worst case, be taken to the supervisor.

The hostel is equipped with modern facilities and amenities; also, students must use it to the most to get satisfied. Rooms are furnished with and without attached bathrooms based on that, and the hostel fee has to be paid.

The food provided in a mess is pretty good, which can be eaten every day well cooked, less oil usage and healthy.

SOA offers various courses from UG and PG.

This university has nine departments or colleges inside the university, and the name those as below.

  • Centre for Biotechnology
  • Institute of Agricultural Sciences
  • Institute of Business and Computer Studies
  • Institute of Dental Sciences
  • Institute of Medical Sciences and Sum Hospital
  • Institute of Technical Education and Research
  • School of Hotel Management
  • School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • SOA National Institute of Law
  • Sum Nursing College
Course Duration Fee per year (in Rs.)
Master of Technology (M.Tech) 2 1,28,000/-
Master of Science (M.Sc) 2 75,000/-
Master of Computer Applications (MCA) 3 1,28,000/-
Master of Business Administration (MBA) 2 2,68,000/-
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) 4 2,29,000/-
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) 3 1,49,000/-
Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) 4 1,30,000/-
Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (BHMCT) 4 75,000/-
Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) 3 2,29,000/-
Bachelor of Business Administration  (BBA) 3 98,000/-
Bachelor Of Business Administration + Bachelor Of Law [B.B.A+L.L.B] 5 98,000/-


The placement department takes care of placement drives; they are active and focused enough to fulfill student’s dream of getting placed in their dream company. Training sessions are held for students to develop their technical skills, interpersonal skills, and all-around skills, essential for them to clear the interviews.

Before the drives, students are informed about the company also, there will be pre-placement talks, filtering students, and then the interview process takes place. The internship programs are conducted to get an idea of the company or organization's work.

  • Btech total intake 2400 placed student 1600
  • MBA intake 350+  placed 200+
  • MCA intake 70 placed 50

Siksha O Anusandhan University Course fee structure

BE/BTech - Civil Engineering 916000 4 years
BE/BTech - Computer Science Engineering 916000 4 years
BE/BTech - Electrical and Electronics Engineering 916000 4 years
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Siksha O Anusandhan University Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Placement Statistics

2.5 Lacs per annum
14 Lacs per annum

Siksha O Anusandhan University Placements and Companies visited



Asked question

What is the NIRF Rank of Shiksha' O' Anusandhan University?
Asked by Guest
replied on 15-Mar-2022 19:30:24

Siksha' O' Anusandhan NIRF Ranking 2021 was 32nd under B Tech Category. It has secured the 37th Rank in the Overall Category. It bagged 21st Rank in Medical Stream. Whereas in the Dental category, SOA got 14th Place. Thus, SOA was listed among the NIRF Top 50 Institutions under multiple categories

SOA University MBA Admission 2022?
Asked by Guest
replied on 15-Mar-2022 19:30:37

Candidates seeking MBA Admission in Siksha' o' Anusandan have to sit for the entrance test known as SAAT. SOA conducts it to offer admissions. The exam will be held both online as well offline. Thus, MBA admission seekers must register online for the exam as the primary step. Registration for SOA SAAT 2022 is ongoing. Applicants can apply till May last week 2022. If candidates have a valid score in CAT, MAT or XAT, they can directly apply for admissions. They are not required to apply through SAAT.

What is the fees for MBA in Shiksha 'O' Anusandhan University?
Asked by Guest
replied on 15-Mar-2022 19:31:34

Siksha' O' Anusandhan MBA fees will cost nearly INR 6 Lakhs in total.

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

+91-674- 2350635, 2350791

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Khandagiri Square, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

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