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Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar

About Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar


Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar was established in 1943 and the foundation stone was laid down by Dr Rajendra Prasad who was the 1st President of India. The university is approved by University Grant Commission [UGC] and All India Council for Technical Education [AICTE]. It is known as the Mother University in the State of Odisha and it is one of the oldest prominent universities in the Eastern part of India. 

It offers quality education in the field of Science, Commerce, Arts, Computer Application, Management, Law, Pharmacy and many more. Along with this, it has state of art infrastructure facilities. The students can choose the course, the respective department and the subject online at the time of filling the form for taking admission to Utkal University. The University has adopted the choice-based credit system to flex the teaching pedagogy. The University has 381 affiliated General colleges including 16 Autonomous colleges, 100 Professional Colleges, 9 Law Colleges and 7 medical Colleges. 

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Utkal University Highlights

The highlights of the Utkal University, such as university type, student-faculty ratio, approvals, facilities, etc., are mentioned below.

Utkal University Highlights
Year of Establishment
1943
Type of University
Public
Approval
UGC, AICTE
Accreditation
NAAC “A+” Grade
Campus Area
400  acre
Courses/ Degrees Offered
UG, PG, Doctoral
Infrastructure Facilities
Library, Cafeteria, Hostel, Auditorium, Labs 

Why Choose Utkal University? 

The university was accredited by NAAC with an “A” grade and is affiliated to UGC and AICTE. The university provides the best infrastructural facilities like a library, auditorium, classrooms, gymnasiums etc. The university has accommodation facilities that are separate for male and female students, with all the basic amenities. Utkal University offers various courses in commerce, pharmacy, law, engineering, science, etc disciplines. The university has an international student exchange program that helps international students to read and study about the Indian culture. 

Utkal University Academic Advantages

The academic curriculum of Utkal University was designed according to specific industry standards. The course curriculum is consistently updated and consists of theoretical as well as practical learning. Various events, webinars, talks, contests are held with every academic department to upgrade the subject knowledge of students. Utkal University is the largest affiliating university in the country with 294 affiliated general colleges 6 medical and pharmacy colleges and 15 law colleges.

Utkal University Rankings

The Utkal University has secured good positions in education by various national ranking agencies. The university also has gained significant importance from the Govt of India. Given below are some of the positions held by the university: 

  • Utkal University ranked 96th among universities in India by NIRF in 2020.
  • The university was accredited with an ‘A+’ grade by NAAC.

Utkal University Courses

Utkal University offers a wide variety of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in the arts, management, engineering, law and science fields. Below is an overview of the courses offered by the Utkal University across disciplines with their specializations:

Utkal University Arts Courses 

Courses
Specializations
MA
Ancient Indian History, Culture and Archaeology,  Anthropology, English, History, Mathematics, Odia. PMIR(Personal Management and Industrial Relations), Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Sanskrit, Sociology, Statistics, Women Studies, and Hindi.

Utkal University Management Courses 

Courses
Specializations
MBA
Rural Management, Financial Management and Agricultural Business.

Utkal University Engineering Courses 

Courses
Specializations
M.Tech
Computer Science and Engineering and Information Technology.

Utkal University Departments

The Utkal University has various departments, offering various courses in science, management, business studies, art fields. The offered courses are designed according to industry standards. Given below is the list of departments offered at Utkal University: 

Mathematics
Pharmacy
Sanskrit
Law
Business Administration
 
Computer Science & Applications
Women Studies
English
Commerce
Geology
Odia
History

Utkal University Admission

Utkal University, Bhubaneshwar admission 2021 is open for various courses offered and interested students need to fill up an online application form on the official website. Utkal University admission is based on the eligibility and marks scored in the university entrance examination. The Utkal University M.Tech admission is based on the marks scored in the entrance examination. For more details, students can contact the admission helpline.

Utkal University Eligibility Criteria

Various courses are offered by Utkal University in the Management, Business, Architecture, Pharmacy, Law, Arts discipline and each of the courses offered has different eligibility criteria. Below is a list of a few courses offered by Utkal University with their eligibility criteria:

Utkal University M.Tech Eligibility

Masters in Technology, offered by the Utkal University, is a 4-year undergraduate program, specialized in Computer Science and Engineering and Information Technology.

Eligibility Criteria 

  • The candidates have to pass B.Tech / BE with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized university in the relevant stream.

The Utkal University MCA Eligibility

The Utkal University offers a Masters in Computer Application postgraduate degree program. The duration of the programme is a 2-years course consisting of an internship. 

 Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidates must have completed BCA from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% aggregate.

Utkal University MBA Eligibility

The Utkal University offers Masters in Business Administration postgraduate degree program. The duration of the programme is a 2-years specializing in Rural Management, Financial Management and Agricultural Business.

Eligibility Criteria 

  • The candidate should have a 50% aggregate Bachelor’s degree from any recognized university 

 Read more for detailed  Utkal University Eligibility Criteria for various courses.

Utkal University Cut Off

Utkal University cutoff 2021 will be released after the results of NEET-PG/JEE will be released. The cut-off is released every year during admission season for various offered courses. The cut-off depends upon the marks scored by the candidate in the entrance examination, Personal Interview and GD. NEET-PG 2020 MD Paediatric cut-off is 2492

For more information, check  Utkal University Cut off.

Utkal University Result

Utkal University result 2021 for admission to offered courses will be announced after the results of NEET-PG/JEE and university entrance examination will be announced and students can check the results on the official website of the university. Admission results are based on the marks scored in the entrance exam. Students can check the admission as well as semester results from the official website of Utkal University.

Utkal University Campus

Utkal University campus is at the heart of Bhubaneswar city in Odisha and right on NH-16. It is nearly 5 km from the main railway station and bus stand at Baramunda. All the Postgraduate departments and the law college are inside the campus. The campus is built on a land area of 400 acres providing the facilities like a library, student accommodation, laboratories, canteen, classrooms, seminar hall, etc.

Utkal University Infrastructure Facilities

Utkal University campus provides world-class infrastructural facilities. It has a gym, conference hall, cafeteria, various laboratories, etc. Furnished and spacious classrooms, with electricity and natural air ventilation. The Library’s collection comprises print and online resources in varied field

There are accommodation facilities for boys and girls. The rooms are spacious and have cross ventilation. The hostel has a library, mess, security, magazine, wi-fi, tv, computer facilities for both girls and boys. Students can check the hostel fee from the official website of Utkal University.

 Some of the facilities offered within the campus are:

  • Library
  • Medical Facilities
  • Gym
  • Computer Labs
  • Transport
  • Cafeteria
  • Sports Facilities

Read more on  Utkal University Facilities provided at the campus.

Utkal University Placements

Utkal University placements cell acts as a bridge between the students and companies and ensures that every student has offered a job opportunity. The Training and Placement Cell at Utkal University strives to provide career opportunities to various students studying in postgraduate courses. It conducts pre-placement activities and helps students in getting placed in their desired companies.

Eminent recruiters like Bank of Baroda, Federal Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland, NTPC, Coal India, Infosys, Accenture, Kalinga Soft, PRADAN, Capital IQ, Genpact, Wipro, among others.

Read more about  Utkal University Placement.

Utkal University Scholarships

The Utkal University offers various scholarships to students based on certain criteria such as student merit, reserved category, economical condition etc. Scholarship details are given on the official website of the university. Students securing above 7.5 CGPA will be rewarded with price money. Given below are some of the scholarships offered by Utkal University:

  • MRD Scholarships (40% tuition fee) - Students who are among the top 20% in terms of CGPA through the academic year can avail of this scholarship.
  • Prof. CNR Rao Scholarships
  • Corporate Scholarships
  • Rural Scholarships
  • Teaching Assistantships
  • Research Assistantship

For more information, check  Utkal University Scholarship.

Utkal University Distance Education

The Directorate of Distance and Continuing Education (DDCE) is affiliated with Utkal University and is recognized by the UGC. DDCE courses are offered in regular and distance mode as undergraduate, postgraduate and management courses. DDCE has introduced several new courses with the aim to provide an opportunity to those who are unable to pursue higher education in the conventional mode of teaching. Some of the courses offered are:

  • MBA
  • BA
  • MA
  • M.Sc
  • MCA
  • B.Com
  • P.G Diploma

Utkal University Alumni

Notable alumni of Utkal University are Gopal Ballav Pattanaik, ex. Chief Justice of India; Subroto Bagchi, Indian entrepreneur and a Business leader, co-founder of Mindtree; Lokanath Behera, State Police Chief, Government of Kerala; Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Minister of Steel, Govt of India and many others. Alumni of Utkal University are spread in every corner of the world and are doing very well in their professional career. The alumni association aims to bring all the alumni under one roof, hear their success stories and help current students. 

Courses and Fees Structure of Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar

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Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 96,667
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 61,529
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] + Master of Business Administration [MBA]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.70 Lakh
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,112
Others  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 32,094
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100

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Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,394
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,160
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,160
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,112
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 66,767
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,112
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,112
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 66,100
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,108
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA] + Master of Computer Application [MCA]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.50 Lakh
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 79,606
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Pharmacy [M.Pharm]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,114
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100
Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 50,100

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 22 Student's Reviews 7.3/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
8
Average
9
Needs Improvement
1
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 12/22 students

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by UGC, AICTE; affiliated to Utkal University, Bhubaneswar.

Facilities


Gym
Sports
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Computer labs
Laboratory
Library
Hostel
Medical
Transport

Contact Details and Location


Address : Utkal University, Vani Vihar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India, Pin-751004
Website : http://www.utkaluniversity.ac.in

Student Reviews


Bibek
Bibek
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Information Technology), batch of 2021
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Morning classes, projects on last semester, each semester has 6 assignments on theory papers. Very good. Best.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Don't know about it but there's so many student organization. Utkal divas. A very simple and better way to achieve success.




Shiba Narayana
Shiba Narayana
Master of Computer Application [MCA], batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The teaching process is very nice. the lectures are also very good.The college is also good.Nice placement is given.




Jyoti
Jyoti
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2017
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The quality of teaching is average at Utkal University.
  • Overall experience is average at this college.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Life at Utkal University is fine.
  • Many festivals are celebrated in this college.



sudam
Sudam
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2017
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The class timings and exams are fixed in UUB.
  • The Teaching style is like a mother to child and is very good.
  • Otherwise in a note. excellent experiences in learning about leadership, management, behavior, discipline goal and confidence.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • The Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar hosts the NCC, youth club, and annual functions.
  • It also supports sports and cultural. 
  • I am not worried but a struggle for study.



Abhishek
Abhishek
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] + Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Utkal university provides great learning experience to students since 1943. Since I study Integrated MBA in utkal university, i want to share my experience here. The daily routine consists of 4 classes of 1 hr each and a break of 30 mins. The classes generally start from 8 am to 12:30 pm. As the integrated MBA is a 5 yrs programme, so it consists of 10 semesters of 6 months duration each. the classes are conducted by experienced faculties and some guest faculties from reputed colleges of India like XIMB.
  • The method of teaching is by projector focussing so that it becomes easier for students to understand the subject easily. There are various assignments and projects given to students from time to time to judge the understanding level of students. the placement cell of IMBA is quite good. Various reputed companies and banks like ICICI,TCS,WIPRO and CAPGEMINI visit the university to recruit the students.
  • My experience in IMBA programme at Utkal university is quite good.



Rosemary
Rosemary
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] + Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Basically, our class timings are from morning 8 o'clock to 12:30 noon.There are total 10 semesters in our integrated MBA program.We had our project work on the 6th semester.There are a lot of assignments in every subject.Every semester there is an exam. 
  • The quality of teaching is good.PowerPoint presentation is regarded as our assignment at Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar.
  • Overall experience in my college was great because it gave me new things to know and learn



Er Nidhi
Er Nidhi
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2012
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Daily routine is from 11:30 to 3:30 and other time is utilised for practical work at Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar
  • The Quality of teaching is full of experiences and highly valuable.
  • The Method of teaching is in black board with chalk because "Every Black Board Makes The Students Life Bright" although we have our studies through presentations by Teachers and also by presenting a topic from an every subject individually.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Youth Clubs and Unions are there for different cultural, political and functional activities at Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar.
  • All kind of main festivals is celebrated.
  • Life in college is good.



Biplab
Biplab
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The daily routine Classes at Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar are started from 11:30 to 3:30 and other time is utilised for practical work.Assignments, projects are given to students on weekly basis.
  • The Faculty are well qualified and experience.
  • The Quality of teaching is best in Orissa.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • The Clubs and councils are managed by students and organised various events every year, All kind of events are celebrated and good for students to understands the diversity of the Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
  • The Exchange partnership programs are not provided to students at Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar, College does not have any kind of tie-up with another foreign university for such type of programs.

SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE
  • Alcohol is strictly prohibited in Utkal university, Bhubaneshwar college campus, no bars and discs nearby college for hangouts, but some good restaurants are there at some distance which provides quality of food items.



Biswa
Biswa
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] + Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2014
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The daily routine academics in the college is very good.
  • The quality of classrooms is spacious and well maintained.
  • Tests and assignments are taken on a regular basis.
  • The faculties are well supportive and help us trough our project.
  • The quality and method of teaching are very good in Utkal University.

SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE
  • There are no bars restaurants nearby our college, alcohol is strictly prohibited near Utkal University.



Discussion Forum

Q.

Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar MBA programme?

Asked By: Anonymous 01 May 2017

A.

Eligibility Criteria for Utkal University MBA (Financial Management) Programme 2017: 

Forty (40) students shall be admitted to the MBA (Financial Management) formerly ‘MFC’ course in each academic session
Any graduate (First Bachelor Degree) with 50% marks in aggregate (45% for SC/ST) of Utkal University or of any recognised university is eligible to apply Students appearing in the Final Degree Examination 2017 can make a provisional application pending publication of results subject to meeting the minimum eligibility requirement at the time of interview.

For more information please go to official website or prospectus of UTKAL UNIVERSITY

Answer By: Getmyuni

01 May 2017

Q.

Utkal University, [UU] Bhubaneshwar MBA programme?

Asked By: Anonymous 01 May 2017

A.

The course fee for MBA programme at UTKAL UNIVESITY are

Course Fees:

MBA (Financial Management) formerly MFC being a self financed course, students are required to pay Rs. 80,000/- (As course fee for two years) at the time of admission
In addition, they have to meet on their own, the expenses relating to summer training
University examination, study tour, field visit, seminar/workshops, placement activity, annual day celebration, personality development programmes, career counseling, alumni fee and other related activities through their seminars.

For more information please visit official website of Utkal university.

Answer By: Getmyuni

01 May 2017

Q.

Utkal University PG Entrance Test?

Asked By: Anonymous 01 May 2017

A.

The admission to Utkal University PG courses is open now. Candidates seeking admission to Utkal University PG courses are required to appear in the Utkal University PG Entrance Test 2017. The entrance test will be conducted from 7th to 15th May for admission to regular and sponsored postgraduate courses offered by the Utkal university.

For more information please visit Utkal University website.

Answer By: Getmyuni

01 May 2017

Q.

Utkal University PG Admission Eligibility Criteria?

Asked By: Anonymous 01 May 2017

A.

Eligibility for M.Sc at Utkal university.
Candidate must have hold of Hons. / Spl. Hons. / Graduation degree under 10+2+3 pattern the relevant /concerned subject from a recognised university. Candidate must have passed the qualifying degree with minimum 50%marks (45 % for SC/ST/OBC/Differently abled etc)

For admission to  Anthropology only  candidates with second class Honours in Anthropology /least second class Honours in the following subjects: Sociology, Psychology, Economics, Political Science, History, and Geography with Anthropology as one of the subject with at least 50% marks/ Second Class Honours in Zoology, Botany, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Geology are eligible

Answer By: Getmyuni

01 May 2017


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