NAAC B, UGC
NAAC B, UGC
Updated On - January 25 2020 by Akriti Maurya
North Orissa University was established on 13 July 1998 under Section 32 of the Odisha University Act, 1989 (Act 5 of 1989), and is located in the city Baripada, Orissa. It is Public University, accredited by the UGC. North Odisha University has two campuses, the main campus is in Baripada the district and the second campus is at suleikhamar near Kendujhargarh in Kendujhar district. It is 250 km away from Kolkata and 260 km from the State capital Bhubaneswar. This university mainly provides higher education through on-campus as well as distance education modes. It aims to provide job-oriented technical courses.
The candidates can check the summary of the North Orissa University in the table given below:
|Name of the University||North Orissa University|
|Established Year||13 July 1998|
|Type of University||Public University|
|Admission Basis||Entrance Test|
|Application Form||Online form|
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Selection of candidates for admission to PG courses shall be made on the basis of their Academic Career weightage of which will be 50% and performance in the Written Entrance Test (50%).
|Biotechnology||Any graduate with Biology at 10+2 standard.||
30 seats for each course
|Botany||B.Sc in concerned disciplines from a recognised board /institute.|
|Computer Application||Should have passed BCA||3 Years|
|Economics||Should be an Honours graduate in Economics||40 seats||2 Years|
|Santali||Honours Graduate in Santali with 45% marks in aggregate|
|Anthropology & Tribal Studies||
|30 seats||2 Yrs|
|BBA||Should have passed graduation with good score||40 seats|
|Education||Honours in B.Ed.||40 seats|
|English||Should have passed Bachelor's in graduation in English||40 seats|
|Hindi||Bachelor's (Honours) in Hindi or Hons or Pass in any discipline with 50% marks in aggregate.||40 seats|
|Library & Information Science (MLIS)||Hons in Lib Science OR Hons. Graduate with 1 year B.Lib. Information Science OR Hons graduate in any discipline from a recognised board.||40 seats|
|Mathematics||Graduate(Hons) in Maths/Maths & Computing/Statistics||30 seats|
|Odia||Graduation (Hons) in Odia||40 seats|
|Remote Sensing & GIS||Graduation (Hons) in Arts with Geography / Science||30 seats|
|Sanskrit||Graduate(Hons) in Sanskrit||40 seats|
|Social Work||Should have passed Graduation in any discipline.||40 seats|
|Wild Life & Biodiversity Conservation||Graduate(Hons) in Biological Science OR Hons Graduate in Science having Biology at the 10+2 level.||30 seats|
|Yoga & Naturopathy||Graduation in any discipline with a good score from a recognised board.||30 seats|
To offer admission in MBA and Computer Application the applicants will be selected on the basis of Odisha Joint Entrance Examinations (OJEE).
North Orissa University offers one year (two semesters) M.Phil in Computer Science, Economics, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Santali and Zoology in main campus, Baripada, English, Odia, Sanskrit in 2nd campus, Suleikhamar, Keonjhar.
|Course Name||Course type||Specializations||Eligibility|
|M.Phil.||Regular||Botany||The candidate must hold a PG degree in the concerned discipline from a recognised board with minimum 55% marks (5% relaxation for the reserved categories).|
|Self-Financing||Anthropology and Tribal Studies|
North Orissa University offers one-semester Pre-Ph.D course work in Chemistry, Botany, Computer Science & IT, Biotechnology, Economics, Life Science, Physics, Santali and Zoology in the main campus at Baripada, Odia, Sanskrit at Suleikhamar, Keonjhar and Law in Mayurbhanj Law College at Baripada.
|Ph.D||Biotechnology||A candidate must hold a PG degree in the concerned discipline with at least 55% marks for open categories and the is a 5% marks relaxation for the reserved categories.|
|Commerce & Management|
|Computer Science & IT|
North Orissa University offers distance courses the details of which are given below in the table:
Bachelor of Library & Information Science
Should have passed Higher Secondary exam with a minimum of 55% marks from a recognised board.
Bachelor of Commerce
|Bachelor of Arts|
The university also offers the following Distance PG Courses for the duration of 2 years.
|MCA||Computer Applications||Honors graduates in relevant subjects.|
|MSW||Social Work||Should have passed graduation with a good score.|
|PIMR||Personnel Management & Industrial Relations|
The admission to all the distance courses is direct.
The university offers an integrated course for B.ED and M.Ed, the details of which can be checked below:
Check the NOU Baripada Courses and Fees
North Orissa University invites applications through open advertisement in Odia and English daily newspapers for admission into various PG /M. Phil /Integrated B.Ed-M.Ed/Pre-Ph.D courses. The candidates can follow the below steps to apply for their preferred course:
Application Fee - The application fee shall be paid separately for a different subject.
|PG/ Integrated B.Ed-M.Ed Course||Rs 500/-|
|Pre Ph.D Course||Rs 1000/-|
|M.Phil Course||Rs 600/-|
|Distance course||Rs 400/-|
Mode of Payment - Application Fee can be remitted by Debit card/Credit card/internet banking.
Documents to be submitted with Application Form:
The applicants can check the seat reservation details as per the govt of Odisha below:
|Persons with Disabilities||5%|
|Self/Children/Wife/ Husband of ex-serviceman Serving (ESM) defence personnel and the Children of Martyrs (CoM).||1%|
|Kashmiri migrants||2 seats|
For Kashmiri migrants relaxations shall be as follows: