North Orissa University (NOU Orissa)

  • Mayurbhanj, Odisha
Updated On - Dec 14, 2021

North Orissa University (NOU Orissa) Overview

North Orissa University was established in the year1998 and is located in Takatpur, Baripada, Odisha. The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission[UGC] and the Bar Council of India[BCI] and Open & Distance Learning [ODL] programme of UGC. University is included in the list of Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi and Association of Commonwealth Universities, London and accredited by National Assessment & Accreditation Council [NAAC], Bangalore with B+ grade.

The jurisdiction of the University covers Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar districts of the northern part of Odisha which are dominated by tribal population averaging 63% of inhabitants. As many as 93 colleges are affiliated to this University. North Odisha University courses includes UG, PG, M.Phil. and Ph.D level.

North Orissa University, [NOU] Baripada Quick Links:

Sl No. Table of Contents
1 Highlights
2 Courses
3 Placements
4 Eligibility
5 Admissions
7 Hostel

North Orissa University, [NOU] Baripada Highlights:

Year of Establishment





B+ by NAAC


Takatpur, Baripada, Odisha 757003

Programs Offered

Postgraduate, Doctorate

North Orissa University, [NOU] Baripada Courses: 

Postgraduate Courses:

  • M. Sc.
    • Biotechnology 
    • Geology
    • Material Science
    • Botany [H] 
    • Chemistry [H]  
  • MCA 
  • M. A.
    • Economics [H] 
    • Education
    • English
    • Odia
    • Santali  
    • Sanskrit 
  • M. Sc.
    • Physics [H]
    • Zoology [H]  
    • Remote Sensing & GIS
    • Wild Life & Biodiversity conservation
  • M. A./M. Sc. Anthropology  and Tribal Studies 
  • MBA 
  • Master in Finance and Control [MFC]
  • Master of Library & Information Science[M.L.I.Sc] 
  • M. A./M. Sc. Mathematics 
  • Master in Social Works [MSW]
  • M. Tech. 
    • Computer Science & Engineering
  • M.Phil.
    • Anthropology & Tribal Studies
    • Botany 
    • Chemistry 
    • Computer Science 
    • Economics 
    • Education
    • English
    • Odia
    • Physics
    • Sanskrit
    • Zoology
    • Biotechnology
  • B.Ed.-M.Ed.[Integrated]
  • Pre-Ph.D.
    • Botany
    • Chemistry
    • Commerce & Management
    • Computer Science & IT
    • Economics
    • Education
    • English
    • Geology
    • History
    • Law
    • Mathematics
    • Odia
    • Philosophy
    • Physics
    • Political Science
    • Psychology
    • Sanskrit 
    • Zoology
    • Biotechnology
    • Life Sciences

North Orissa University, [NOU] Baripada Placements:

  • The University has set up training and placement cell to train and create the opportunity for campus recruitments.
  • Students of North Orissa University visited different organizations and companies for training, vocational, projects to gain work experience. Some of the organization/ companies are NISER, TATA-TIG Company, Rourkela steel plant, Coco-Cola Kurda.

North Orissa University, [NOU] Baripada Eligibility Criteria:

 Courses Eligibility 
  • Candidates must have cleared B.Sc in concerned disciplines from recognized university.
  • Candidates must have cleared Bachelors degree in concerned disciplines from a recognized university.
  • Candidates must have cleared Bachelors degree from recognized university.
  • Must have valid score in OJEE.
  • Candidates must have cleared BCA from recognized university.
  • Must have valid score in OJEE.
  • Candidates must have cleared B.Tech related discipline from recognized university.
M.Phil./ Ph.D
  • The candidate must hold a PG degree in the concerned discipline with.

M.A./ M.Sc. Anthropology and Tribal Studies/ MFC /M.L.I.Sc/ MSW

  • The candidate must hold a graduate degree in the concerned discipline with.
M. A./M. Sc. Mathematics
  • The candidate must hold graduate degree with Mathematics as a subject 
  • The candidate must have Master degree in recognized university.

North Orissa University, [NOU] Baripada Eligibility Admissions:

  • Admissions are done on the basis of past academic results and qualifying examination result. 

North Orissa University, [NOU] Baripada Hostel Details:

  • Separate hostels are available for boys and girls in the University campus.
  • Every hostel has a common room where Boarders are provided with newspapers, games, television.
  • Mess facility exists which is common for both boys and girls.
  • North Orissa University Infrastructure Facilities are excellent which also includes central library and computer labs.



North Orissa University (NOU Orissa) Highlights

Institution Type Public

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