Tag: Odisha Universities

Self Financing Courses
Self financing course conundrum: Odisha varsities grapple with poor infra, faculty shortage

As the debate over self financing courses (SFC) in Odisha universities catch attention and gather steam, it has been revealed that the State government has been struggling to keep these courses afloat with poor infrastructure support and shortage of faculty members in universities.

No New Self-Finance Courses On PPP Mode In Odisha Universities
No New Self-Finance Courses On PPP Mode In Odisha Universities

Odisha Governor and Chancellor of universities, Professor Ganeshi Lal suggested a series of measures for streamlining self-finance courses in the State public universities.

All Universities, Colleges In Odisha To Function With Full Staff
All Universities, Colleges In Odisha To Function With Full Staff

The Odisha government on Tuesday asked all universities and degree colleges in the State to resume functioning with full staff strength from today. 

Odisha Govt Closes Admission Into PG 1st Year Courses For 2021-22

The Odisha government on Saturday informed that the admission into the Post Graduate courses in the State has been stopped from January 25 onwards.

Students Leave University Hostels
COVID Curbs Force Exodus From College Hostels, Puts Students' Career In Disarray Again

Long queues were seen at several bus stops across the Odisha Capital city Bhubaneswar on Sunday, where hundreds of students and parents waited to board buses for their respective home towns.

Odisha Shuts Down Colleges
Omicron Surge: Colleges, Universities In Odisha To Close From Jan 10 Till Feb 1

The SRC on Friday issued another fresh order to close down all the colleges/Universities/Technical Education institutions/ under Odisha government from Jan 10 till Feb 1, 2022.

Teaching Posts Vacant
Large Number Of Teaching, Non-Teaching Posts Vacant In Odisha Universities

At least 1,007 teaching and 1,660 non-teaching posts are vacant in several Universities across the state. According to the data shared by Higher Education Minister Arun Sahoo, Ravenshaw University 188 teaching posts vacant, the highest in the state.

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Odisha Higher Edu Dept Asks Colleges To Expedite Validation Process Of Student Scholarships

With a dwindling number of scholarship applications in Odisha, State Higher Education Department asks colleges & Universities to expedite process

OPSC Recruitment 2021: Physical Test Date Out For Group-A, B Posts In Forest Dept, Covid Negative Re
OPSC Recruitment 2021: Big Opportunity For Govt Job Aspirants, Apply For 320 Posts

A total of 320 posts of Associate Professor will be filled up by the OPSC through the recruitment process.

Unrest in Utkal University, Odisha
No Classroom Teaching But Only ONLINE Classes In Odisha Varsities, Colleges From June 1

The Odisha government on Saturday clarified that there will be no physical classroom teaching in any universities or colleges but only online classes will resume after the end of summer vacation next week.

Odisha Universities To Have Dedicated Maintenance Unit, Check Details

Bhubaneswar: Universities in Odisha will soon have a dedicated unit to take care of day-to-day maintenance work of the institute infrastructure and other facilities. The State government on Wednesday asked the Odisha State Police Housing and Welfare Corporation (OPHWC) to consider setting up of a maintenance unit in each of the State Public Universities coming […]

Students Enter
In Pics: Odisha Universities, Colleges For Pre-Final Year Students Reopen From Today

Bhubaneswar: After remaining shut for over eleven months due to Covid-19 restrictions, universities and colleges for second-year undergraduate and first-year postgraduate students reopened across the State from today with adherence to the safety protocols and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) issued by the State government. The sitting arrangements in classrooms at the universities and colleges have […]

Odisha Govt To Bear PET Scan Expense Of Cancer Patients
Row Over Odisha Universities Act Amendment: HC Sends Notice To UGC, Centre, State

Cuttack: The Orissa High Court has sent notices to the University Grants Commission, Centre, Odisha and all other parties to file response in connection with a writ petition challenging the constitutional validity of the State government’s decision to promulgate amendment to Odisha Universities Act 1989. The State’s apex court has scheduled January 11, 2021, for […]

Opposition Targets Odisha Govt Over Amendment Of Universities Act, Calls It Undemocratic
Opposition Targets Odisha Govt Over Amendment Of Universities Act, Calls It Undemocratic

Bhubaneswar: After the State Cabinet decided to amend the Odisha Universities Act, 1989, reportedly to bring all varsities under one act, the Opposition BJP and Congress have cornered the State government stating the decision of promulgation as hasty, unnecessary and undemocratic. Alleging that the government is trying to transform the Universities with bureaucratic approach, the […]

Two Odisha Universities Get New Vice Chancellors

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Governor and Chancellor of Universities, Ganeshi Lal on Monday appointed new Vice Chancellors for two Universities of the State. While Prof Govind J Chakrapani has been appointed as Vice-Chancellor of Berhampur University, Prof Hari Hara Hota has been posted as the Vice-Chancellor of Shri Jagannath Sanskrit Vishvavidyalaya, Puri. Chakrapani and Hota have been […]

Common syllabus in Odisha varsities from 2019-20: HE Minister

Bhubaneswar: In a major development, universities in Odisha will have a common syllabus from the current academic session while the facility will be implemented for all the under graduates, informed State Higher Education Minister Arun Sahoo following a meeting with the Vice-Chancellors of all the varsities today. The meeting held by Higher Education Department for […]

7th pay commission salary hike and promotion
7th Pay Commission: Disappointed Teachers Take Out Rally, Meet Governor

Bhubaneswar: Disappointed over the alleged apathy of the Odisha government towards their demand for the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission, a seven-member panel of teachers on Saturday met Governor Ganeshi Lal and submitted a memorandum. Hundreds of teachers, under the aegis of Federation of University Teachers’ Association, took out a rally from OUAT to […]