Kalinga University, a premier institute for teaching and research in the country is established under “Chhattisgarh Private Universities (Establishment & Operation) Act, 2005. The University entered in the field of education with their beginning of the first academic session in the year 2013-14.
The primary purpose of Kalinga University is to provide a learning environment in which the faculty, staff, and students can discover, examine critically, preserve and transmit the knowledge, wisdom, and values that will ensure the survival of future generations and improve the quality of life for all. The University seeks to help students to develop an understanding and appreciation for the complex cultural and physical worlds in which they live and to realize their highest potential of intellectual, physical and human development.
With an elite academic experience, Kalinga University pushes the boundaries of knowledge. It offers the highest quality of academic experience to excel the conventional boundaries with an emphasis on originality.
The Infrastructure of the Campus
Kalinga University provides a world-class infrastructure to its students which bolster the students with an eco-friendly campus unmatched by any other in the country. The academic standards of the university are high with an eco-friendly campus which is arguably unparalleled in the country, provides a backup to the students in day to day life.
The key highlights of the Campus are:
Education at Kalinga University
Presently the university is catering to the academic need of more than 5400 students not only from India but also from six foreign countries i.e. Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Nigeria, Uganda, and South Korea. This University is considered one of the best and most sought institutions for higher education not only in Chhattisgarh but in entire India.
The latest achievement!
Recently ‘India Today’ magazine’s survey has nationally ranked Kalinga University at 30th position among the best private universities of India.
Kalinga University has made constant progress in a comparatively short time frame in conditions of growth of its physical system and academic programs. The robust academic schedule is its biggest strength. The University offers diploma, graduate, postgraduate and doctorate programs in all the streams.
Also, the university has a ‘Skill Development Cell’ for the students to develop their skills and strategies. Students are trained to become confident, self-governing and dynamic learners. Proceeding ahead, the forthcoming years will be crucial as it will introduce new departments in the existing system and new courses like Hospital Management, Solar and Renewable Energy as per the need of time.
The Exceptional Faculty at Kalinga
Kalinga has got an extremely dedicated and responsive teaching staff. Kalinga provides the platform to interactive learning and two-way communication technique, thereby making the learning environment genuine and reactive. With professors who are recognized experts in their field, it creates an environment that combines that best of pedagogy with an encouragement to ask and be curious. A key area of the learning experience is exactly what students do beyond their classrooms practically.
World-Class Facilities at Kalinga
University has built separate Hostels & Mess Facilities for boys and girls. Hostels are situated in a peaceful & pollution free environment with ample open area. Students have the opportunity to opt for AC and Non AC rooms. A mess is available for serving delicious and hygienic balanced diet as per daily schedule in a neat and clean ambiance. Two days a week are fixed for special diets with delicious sweets. Vegetarian food and non-vegetarian food are served separately for the students in different dining areas.
The Main building, Central Library, World class gymnasium, Indoor, and Outdoor game facilities, Computer labs, Language labs are fully functional. The University has taken subscription of online resources viz -Developing Library Network (DELNET), National Digital Library (NDL), National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL).
The Academic Arena
Seminars, workshops, quizzes, poster presentations, model making are part and parcel of the institution’s tradition, breaking day to day teaching-learning process. Students grab the practical knowledge of their streams through weekly seminars which strengthen the platform of public speaking. Students are given the scope to participate in various workshops that happen within the campus or in different universities throughout the country to share their knowledge with other counterparts. Quiz, like a vibrator, fills the gaps and holes to give an exact figure to their acquired knowledge in an interesting way. The skill of creativity is cultivated by making posters. Presentations of research papers are very much associated with their syllabus and classroom-based study. Model making is an integral part of their education which helps the students to furnish a concrete form of their obtained understanding. All these activities help the students of Kalinga University to make their career unique with the guidance of competent and efficient faculty members.
The University provides courses under following streams
The Placement Process
The ‘Training and Placement Department’ of this University provides guidance and all the assistance for the students in order to achieve their career goals. The Department takes the right steps in identifying the demands of the current industry and prepares our students towards this need. Adequate emphasis is given for soft skill development complementing the regular academic programmes.
Aptitude tests and group discussions are conducted at regular intervals to enable the students to improve their performance in competitive exams. The ‘Training Placement Officer’ who is assisted by ATPO runs this unit along with other faculty and student representatives from all the departments.
The Industry Integration
At Kalinga University, Industry Integration is a unique aspect of the programs which not only differentiates from other institutes but is beneficial to the students as well as the industry.
The system is a win-win situation for both of them. The students are trained not only the academic part but also prepared to approach the industry with relevant experiences that make the system a win-win situation.
The BOSCH Initiative
Kalinga University in association with CSR wing of BOSCH initiated a skill development program where the University provides a three-month program to the underprivileged students of the society. In this program, students will get a 2-month classroom training with 1 month on- job training and then will be placed with the allied companies of BOSCH.
The University has all the resources and ingredients to make your life and future a dynamic one!