Berhampur University: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

K Krishna Priya K Krishna Priya | Aug 1, 2023
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Updated on - Aug 1, 2023

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Berhampur University came into existence on 2nd January 1967. It is accredited by NAAC with a Grade A. It is known for the postgraduate courses in Science, Humanities, and Business Departments. It is a State University in Orissa, recognized by UGC. The admissions to courses like LLB, MA, MBA, M.Sc, etc are done on the basis of OJEE/GATE/GPAT and other admission entrance exams.

Berhampur University is now shifted to Bhanja Bihar, named after Kabisamrat Upendra Bhanja, a famous poet from Orissa. The university has an area of about 250 acres. It offers numerous post-graduate programs and specialized subjects. UG courses are available only for distance education. The University offers degree, diploma as well as certificate programs for the candidates.

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Berhampur University Quick Insights

Berhampur University offers both UG and PG courses in various programs. The varsity offers higher education to its candidates via full-time and distance education modes. University is a center of regional studies and dedicated to studying Bhanja literature in Orissa. The university holds its own entrance examination for admission in certain courses. Below listed are a few quick facts such as the year of establishment, type of university, campus area, etc. about the university

Berhampur University
Year of Establishment 1967
Type of University Public
Campus Area 250 Acres
Chancellor Governor of Odisha
Recognitions NAAC-A
Affiliations UGC 
Courses Offered PG
Infrastructure  Sports, Library, Hostel, Computer Labs, Cafeteria, Auditorium, Medical, Laboratory 
Location Berhampur, Odisha, India

Berhampur University Admission Dates 2024

The key tentative dates related to Berhampur University admission 2024 are given below

Event Date

Cutoff for PG courses (vacant seats)

November, 2024

Berhampur University Ranking

Berhampur University ranked 256th in India 2022 overall rankings, plus got ranked in 16 academic topics. Ranking for the university is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 1,183 publications and 12,202 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of notable alumni.

  • Ranked 256th in India, 2022
  • Ranked 182nd for Biology in India.

Berhampur University Courses

Berhampur University is a state university situated in Berhampur, Odisha, and is recognized by UGC. The university is mainly known for offering postgraduate courses in several fields. A few of the major courses offered here are listed above in the table

Courses Duration Selection Criteria
LLB 3 years Graduation + Admission Test
MA 2 years Graduation + Admission Test
MBA 2 Years Graduation with a minimum of 50% marks + OJEE scores
M.Tech 2 years Graduation + GATE scores
Ph.D. 3 Years Masters degree with a minimum of 55% marks+ Entrance Examination based

Berhampur University Fee Details

Berhampur University offers various postgraduate, and doctorate programs in multiple fields. Here are some of the fee details for the various courses that the institute offers

Courses Total Tuition Fee
MBA INR 60,000

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Berhampur University Departments

Berhampur University offers UG, PG, doctoral and diploma courses through full-time and distance education in various courses and subjects. Each department is guided by the head of the department to run the system's curriculum in a well-defined way for faculty, and the department has followed it throughout the period. Below listed are the departments at the university

Science Humanities
Business Studies Law
Computer Science

Berhampur University Admission

Berhampur University admission 2024 provide postgraduate programs in the arts and humanities, science, commerce, and management including MA, MBA, M.Sc, LLB,. Admission to these programs for the 2024 will be made by the Graduate Aptitude Test in Biotechnology (GAT-B 2024), the Common Postgraduate Entrance Test (CPET 2024), and the Odisha Joint Entrance Exam (OJEE 2024)

Berhampur University Eligibility Criteria

Berhampur University has different eligibility criteria for courses. The college offers courses like M.Sc, MBA, M.Com, etc. Mentioned below are a few courses along with their eligibility criteria:

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate should have Graduated and a bachelor's degree in any discipline obtained through the 10+2+3 system
  • Or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 50%
  • Candidate must have a valid score OJEE scores.

M.Com Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should have passed in Graduated and a bachelor's degree obtained through the 10+2+3 system
  • Or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 50%

MA Eligibility Criteria

  • A Graduate having studied at least 200 marks in the concerned subject as Gen/ Hons/ Major Elective at Degree level.

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Why choose Berhampur University?

Berhampur University is a worldwide recognized university for its academic excellence and quality education. It has been ranked at 256 positions among universities. The following are the unique features that set it apart from the rest

  • 3 academic departments
  • 1000+ students
  • 500+ programs offered and are approved by academic and executive councils 
  • Research-based institutions
  • Inter-disciplinary/ multidisciplinary approaches
  • The exchange student program

Berhampur University Academic Advantages

  • To deliver quality, user-oriented services responsive to the changing information needs of our diverse community;
  • To enrich the university's teaching, learning and research activities through the strategic management of scholarly information;
  • To promote University education as preparedness for lifelong learning by developing in students independent learning and information literacy skills;
  • To provide the staff with the infrastructure & training that will support them in their work and foster pride in their achievements as members of a successful innovative team.

Berhampur University Cutoff

Berhampur University cutoff 2021 has been released.  It offers various courses like MD. MS and MCA  programs for UG and PG admissions. The students who are searching for admission to the institute are required to meet the cut-off criteria of the university and also need to secure valid scores in NEET PG  for MD and MS; OJEE  for B.Pharma.

Berhampur University MD NEET PG Cutoff 2022 (Expected)

MD Specializations Cutoff Rank
Anaesthesiology 14341
Psychiatry 10263
Pharmacology 57296
Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprosy 1052
Microbiology 40223
General Medicine 2007
Pediatrics 3246
Community Medicine 30061
Pathology 16369
Bio-Chemistry 62198
Anatomy 64856

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Berhampur University Result

Berhampur University will soon declare the result for the first semester exams 2022 on the official website. The result 2021 of the +3 B.A, B.Com, B.Sc degree program under CBCS was announced in November 2021. The students of the university must regularly check the latest updates/notifications on its official site to quickly access the results on a given timeline.

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Berhampur University Infrastructure

Berhampur University offers various modern facilities to the students. The university has an area of about 250 acres. It is equipped with a library, guest house, sports complex, etc. More details regarding the Berhampur University campus are given below.

  • Hostel
  • Healthcare Centre
  • Library
  • Sports Facilities
  • Staff Quarters
  • Transport
  • Canteen
  • Security
  • Guest House
  • Temple Complex

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Berhampur University Placements

Berhampur University's recruitment process includes initiating the enrollment drive wherein 100+ different national and international establishments participate. The placement cell maintains well-established relationships with industries. 

  • The highest package offered was of INR 6.0 LPA
  • The average package offerd was of INR 3.5 LPA 

Berhampur University Top Recruiters

Some of the major recruiters include

Practo Oracle Microsoft
Amazon Mphasis Ambuja
Flipkart Wipro Ceasefire Industries Limited
CTS Mindtree Accenture
L&T Infotech Polaris ACK Media Pvt. Ltd

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Berhampur University Scholarships

Berhampur University students have access to scholarships to avail of financial aid. Students are offered these scholarships based on merit and family income. The types of scholarships that students can avail of are as follows

Scholarship Description
National loan scholarship Students who have completed Class XII can receive a fresh/renewal scholarship in the National Scholarship Portal (NSP). To avail, a candidate must apply online in the National Scholarship Portal (
Post matric scholarship To avail of this scholarship, a candidate should be a girl and must belong to the OBC category. She also has finished matric education from any recognized board and her Family income should not be more than INR 2.5 lakhs.
Post-graduation merit scholarship Scholarship is open to Indian nationality students. Candidates who are having Post Graduation courses in any University and got the first rank in UG courses are eligible for the scholarship.

Berhampur University Collaborations

Berhampur University has formed collaborations with a few international and national universities. Following listed are the collaborations and MoUs the university has signed

International Collaboration

Country Partner University
Germany Institute of Asian and Oriental Studies at the University of Tubingen
Denmark Aarhus University

National Collaboration

  • MoU with National Institute of Rural Development Hyderabad

Berhampur University Faculty

Berhampur University faculty members are well-trained and educated; many also hold master's degrees. They consistently strive to promote students' progress and personal development. There are 87+ faculty members. Dedicated teachers support standards development and ensure pupils are given technical and current information. The college has many professors in all departments devoted to their areas of expertise and can offer knowledgeable counsel to students.

Berhampur University Alumni

Berhampur University Alumni Association targets to bolster the pre-existing collaboration among the institute and its Alumni in the pursuit of perfection. The Alumni Association holds a vision to render help to Corporations as well as the nurturing scholars and utilize and enhance Institute's endowments. 

Notable Alumni Profession
Arun K. Pati Indian physicist
Subrat Kumar Acharya Gastroenterologist
Shreema Bhattacherjee Actress
Giridhar Gamang Former Chief Minister of Odisha
Rajashree Mallick Member of the Lok Sabha

Berhampur University Highlights

Affiliate University Berhampur University
Institution Type Public
Total Faculty 87
Year of Establishment 1967
Genders Accepted Co-ed
Student Enrollment 2485
Total Area (In Acre) 250.67
Construction Area (Sq. M) 76672.21
Accredited by NAAC
Recognised by UGC

Berhampur University Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
MBA ₹60,000 2 Years
B.Lib.I.Sc -- 1 Year
LLM ₹288 2 Years
M.Lib.I.Sc -- 1 Year
MA ₹288 2 Years
M.Com ₹288 2 Years
M.Phil ₹240 2 Years
MSc ₹336 2 Years
PGD -- 2 Years

Berhampur University Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by Berhampur University

₹ 60,000 (2 Years)

M.Sc [Master of Science]

Offline On Campus

₹ 336 (2 Years)

M.Phil [Master of Philosophy]

Offline On Campus

₹ 240 (2 Years)

M.Com [Master of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 288 (2 Years)

MA [Master of Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 288 (2 Years)

LLM [Master of Laws]

Offline On Campus

₹ 288 (2 Years)

Exams Accepted by Berhampur University


Exam Date: May 06, 2024


Exam Date: Feb 03, 2024

Result Date: Mar 16, 2024

Berhampur University FAQs

Does Berhampur University offer any distance postgraduate course?

Yes, Berhampur University provides distance postgraduate courses. Candidates must have to visit the official website and fill the application form

Is there any relaxation provided to reserved category candidates at Berhampur University?

Yes, candidates belonging to the reserved category are given a relaxation of up to 5% than that of the general category for admission into any course offered

what courses does Berhampur University offer distance education?

Harihar Mardaraj distance Education centre is the university's solution for distance education with 25 specializations in postgraduate and undergraduate programs.

Which entrance exam is required to be qualified to get admission in PhD at Berhampur University, Odisha?

Aspirants must qualify URET to get admission to PhD at Berhampur University, Odisha.

Does Berhampur University, Odisha provide Hostel facilities?

Berhampur University, Odisha provides a separate hostel for girls and boys.

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Beheranirmala31 Batch 2022 BSc Physics
Reviewed on Jun 03, 2022
4.5 Fees
5 Academics

Fees & Scholarships : In my 3 year BSc course I got Prerana State Scholarship 3 times. There are a number of scholarship options available but National Scholarship (for highest ranked student) and State Scholarship (for backward classes) are popularly taken. 80%

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Umashankar Panigrahy Batch 2015 BSc [Bachelor of Science]
Reviewed on Dec 31, 2017
3.5 Placements
4 Fees
2 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : For course there are no facilities for internship and stipend programme. A minimum of 40% students get placed for higher study after and then their job is fixed.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : There is no need of entrance exam required.

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Deepak Swar Batch 2015 M.Com [Master of Commerce]
Reviewed on Oct 28, 2015
3 Academics
4.5 Fees
4 Placements
4 Infrastructure

Placements & Internships : Alumni network is good at Berhampur University

Academics & Faculty : The quality and method of teaching are good at Berhampur University

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