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.
With a dwindling number of scholarship applications in Odisha, State Higher Education Department asks colleges & Universities to expedite process
A total of 320 posts of Associate Professor will be filled up by the OPSC through the recruitment process.
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]