Bhubaneswar: The final decision regarding the temporary campus of the Indian Institute of Sambalpur is likely to be taken today. According to sources, there is an high chance of the Sambalpur University Institute of Information & Technology being selected as the temporary campus for IIM Sambalpur.
The Employment and Technical Education and Training (ET&T) minister Sanjay Das Burma is expected to make an announcement regarding the same as discussions on the matter were held between the State and Central government representatives at the Secretariat today.
The central team has identified the Sambalpur University Institute of Information & Technology and Silicon Institute of Technology as the preferred ones for the temporary campus, informed sources.
Notably, IIM Sambalpur is likely to conduct admissions for 140 seats during the current academic session.