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Established in 1967, Berhampur University is one of the oldest universities of Odisha. It is located on a 250+ acres of sprawling green campus near Berhampur City, the education hub of Odisha. It’s motto is “Tamaso Ma Jyotirgamaya”, to become a beacon light of knowledge to eliminate ignorance “from darkness, lead me to light”.

I strongly believe that academics, research and extension are the three pillars for the progress of any higher institution of learning. Let’s work together to bring name and fame to our University by connecting among ourselves and to exhibit oneness ...

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Prof. Geetanjali Dash
Vice Chancellor
Email : vc[at]buodisha[dot]edu[dot]in,

About the University

The Berhampur University came into existence on 2nd January 1967 being inaugurated by Dr. A.N. Khosla, the then Governor of Orissa and the first Chancellor of the University. The University was later shifted to the present site known as Bhanja Bihar, named after the celebrated poet of Orissa Kabisamrat Upendra Bhanja. Spreading over an area of about two hundred fifty acres the university is twelve kilometres and 5 kilometers away from the Berhampur City and Sea-beach of Gopalpur respectively.