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Utkal University

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Established : 1943 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE

Overview Utkal University

Utkal University was brought into existence in the year 1943 in the capital city of Odisha, Bhubaneswar. The university is the 17th oldest university in India and is also known as Vani Vihar. The university is a teaching cum affiliating university recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC).

  • Utkal University is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with ‘A+’ grade.
  • Utkal University is spread across 399.9 acres of land situated in the heart of Bhubaneswar with a lush green ambience.
  • Utkal University offers multi-disciplinary programs in under graduate and post graduate degree level.

Utkal University’s notable alumni’s are Janaki Ballabh Patnaik: former Chief Minister of Odisha and the former Governor of Assam, Sarojini Sahoo: feminist writer, H R Khan: Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India, Subroto Bagchi: co-founder of Mindtree, Achyuta Samanta: Social Worker and Educationalist,Founder of KIIT ,KISS and KIMS, Gopal Ballav Pattanaik: ex. Chief Justice of India and many such legends.

Utkal University encourages students to be a part of co-curricular activities like seminars, conferences, workshops, culturals, sports and many more. The university also provides a platform for the candidates to showcase their talents and skills.

Utkal University is located near Bhawani Mall, Nicco Parks, Ekamra Kanan Botanical Gardens, Janata Maidan Odisha State Museum, Ocean World Water Park and many such interesting places to hang out. 


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NAAC A+ - grade



Campus Area

400 Acres


Governor of Odisha

College type


Courses Offered

B.Pharm, M.Pharm
M.Phil., Ph.D.
MA, M.Com

Engineering Rating


Entrance Exam




Gender accepted



Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar Odisha

No. of Faculties

165 Faculties

No. of Students

4613 Students

Notable Alumni

Janaki Ballabh Patnaik - Former Governor of Assam and Former Chief Minister of Odisha
Gopal Ballav Pattanaik - ex. Chief Justice of India
Soumya Mishra - first Female IPS officer of Odisha



University Type

State University


Soumendra Mohan Patnaik


Residential facility is provided for students which is the safest place to stay as students are coordinated by wardens and supervised by the superintendent. The committee is very concerned and they take care of students concerns.

There are seven hostels for girls and six hostels for boys in total thirteen hostels inside the campus. There are festival celebrations, annual day and farewell functions in the hostel so students are happy and experience the most with the best memories.

Each hostel has mess facility which is hygienic providing healthy food. There is gym, sports and other facilities for students so they feel comfortable and satisfied with the facilities.


Students and parents first see for the placements as their career is based on this profession based on how students perform and how the institute has taught. Students are trained since the beginning it might be classroom lectures or training, workshops or any other seminars or sessions where they get to learn themselves.

There are top recruiters visiting the campus to recruit also the institute maintains good relationship and has many partnerships so they visit the campus every year. There are three to four rounds in total where students will be trained to clear each round and also be capable of facing and clearing any challenges and interviews in one shot.

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Utkal University Course fee structure

MBA - Finance Request 2 years
MBA - Marketing Management Request 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management Request 2 years
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Asked question

Hazara Arbinasked on 29-May-2020 07:08:33
Which exam is required for MBA in utkal university?university entrance test/ojee

replied on 01-Jun-2020 08:17:02

Candidates either through national or state level entrance exam basis can seek admissions to MBA in Utkal University. Also, candidates shall appear for university conducted entrance exam followed by GD and PI through which students can get admitted.

Sitaram pandaasked on 13-Apr-2020 11:43:29
Sashikanta bhoiasked on 19-Jul-2019 10:30:28
Bonita Deepasked on 08-Jul-2019 18:13:47
I have completed bca with 7.13dgpa.. Can I get direct admission for mca in ur college??
Hemantajenaasked on 07-Jul-2019 16:23:24
How to admission in mba in utkal university

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

0674 256 7940


Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India

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