University College and High School

The University has taken steps to make education accessible to the children of campus dwellers and villages on the periphery of the University. With this motto, a Secondary School was established in the year 1978 and it was upgraded to Higher Secondary School in 1992. During the last 37 years, the school has been successfully imparting education to the students. It has good infrastructural facilities. The School has two separate wings i.e. the Secondary Wing - from class VIII to Class X and Higher Secondary Wing includes +2 (Arts and Science). The Schools is running under the University Administration. In addition, there is an M.E. School from class I to VII standard run by the Government of Odisha.

Presently in the Secondary Wing, there are seven well qualified teachers including one in Hindi and one in Classical. In the Higher Secondary Wing, there are 11 teachers and most of them possess M. Phil and Ph. D degrees. The Headmistress of the School is the Head of the institution. The policy decisions and other relevant issues are taken by the Governing Body of the School/University Administration, consisting of the Vice-Chancellor and other senior members of the University.

Student Strength



Class VIII


Class IX


Class X


+2 1st year Arts


+2 2nd year Arts


+2 1st year Science


+2 2nd year Science


Results, 2013



Ist Divn.

2nd Divn.

3rd Divn.


% of Marks

Class 10







+2 Science







+2 Arts








In the School, all national and important academic related functions are celebrated by the student. The teachers motivate them in the right direction in Organising these functions and celebrations

  • A mega health camp was organized in school by TATA and NSS Bureau of the University on 24.02.2014.
  • Each year all the students take part in the “Independence Day” Celebration in the School campus. Last year in 2014 the National Flag was hoisted by Prof. Ashok Kumar Mohanty, Secretary of School Governing Body.
  • Each year “Republic Day” Celebration is being held inside the School Campus. The students perform various patriotic cultural activities such as songs, dance, one play act etc.
  • “Swachha Bharat Abhijan programme” was conducted in school premises headed by the Vice-chancellor Prof. Deepak Kumar Behera.
  • The Annual Athletic Meet was organized during 18th & 19th December 2014. Prof. Prasant Kuamr Padhy, Chairman P.G. Council / President of School Governing Body was the Chief Guest and Prof. Bhagaban Sahu, Secretary Sports Council, Berhampur University graced the function as Guest of Honour.
  • During Annual Sports Meet and Annual Function, different Co-curricular and extracurricular activities have been conducted to encourage and motivate the students.
  • On 19.11.2010, the School conducted a “Career Talk Programme” organised by the “Assistant Director of Employment”, Government of Orissa.

Brief History

University High School was established in 1978 in the University premises to cater to the educational needs of the children of the University Employees and nearby locality which was then considered an educationally backward area. At the outset the school started in the Botany Department of the Unversity and then shifted to its own building where the Department of Marine Science was running as the latter was shifted to its own building.

The Onward Journey

The school started imparting teaching in Class-VIII, IX, X and XI under the stewardship of Dr. Bhaskar Dash, who also has the credit of being the first Head Master of the school which he adorned until his retirement in October, 2004. It was during his tenure that the school was upgraded into a Higher Secondary School, in 1992 with 96 seats in Arts and 64 seats in Science stream at the +2 level affiliated to the C.H.S.E (Odisha) and concurred by the Department of Higher Education, Government of Odisha. The school imparts teaching in compulsory subjects like M.I.L (Odia) and English in both the streams, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Information Technology (IT) in science stream while History, Political Science, Economics, Education, Odia optional and I.T in Arts stream.


The school is located in a serene premises in the ecstatic in the University campus just four kilometers away from Gopalpur on sea, an internationally acclaimed tourist hub and 7 kilometers away from Berhampur Municipal Corporation, the Silk City and focal point of business and commerce of South Odisha.


It has an outstanding academic staff engaged in teaching in different subjects who are sincere and devoted to help the students in realizing their curricular and extra-curricular dreams. They are well supported by a dedicated non-teaching fraternity whose support can not be ignored al-all.


The school has a cluster of beautiful buildings with excellent library, individual laboratories for different science subjects including I.T., an independent Examination Hall, a room for encouraging sports and games and lush green play ground etc.

School Governing Body

The school has a Governing Body with the eminent Professors of different Departments of the University as its members. In fact, the G.B. plays a pivotal role in the smooth functioning of the school and looking after the welfare of the school.

Our Hopes

The school has already created a niche for itself in South Odisha and has became a most sought after institution as more and more students complete every year for a berth in it. It is an institution for excellence so far its results and other achievements are concerned. Presently Sri Lambodar Panda, heads the school and the school possesses a high ambition to reach new heights every year.


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