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Department Profile

Post graduate teaching in Odia was started in 2009 adding a new chapter to the academic history of the college. The Post Graduate teaching programme in Commerce was started in the academic session, 2011-12 to further fortify the flagship stream of the college. vehicula lacinia.

Nestled in the lap of eastern Odisha, the Udayanath Autonomous College of Science & Technology, At- Prachi Jnanapitha, Po- Adaspur, Dist – Cuttack, Odisha, has taken long strides to reach its destination – a holistic approach to life through meaningful education. The history of the college reflects the history of a progressive rural area – the socio-economic and cultural life of the location and the history of delivering true education to the common people.

Faculty

Post graduate teaching in Odia was started in 2009 adding a new chapter to the academic history of the college. The Post Graduate teaching programme in Commerce was started in the academic session, 2011-12 to further fortify the flagship stream of the college.

The college owes its origin to 1982 when it made only a non-formal appearance in the name of Prachi Mahavidyalaya under the roof of Prachi Academy in the vicinity with Arts at the higher secondary level. Yet it was rendered rudderless owing to the lack of patronage. Under the dynamic leadership of Sj. Trilochan Kanungo, former Member of Parliament (LS), educationist and social thinker of our times and the generous and noble financial contribution made by the late Udayanath Sahoo of the locality, the college managed to weather the difficulties. Named after the patron as Udayanath College of Science & Technology, the college was transferred to its own building at Prachi Jnanapitha (the present site) on 3 December 1986.

Syllabus

As the architect of this leading college, he has taken up the onerous task of resource mobilisation.

The other two streams of Science and Commerce at the H.S. level were introduced and all the three streams were accorded official recognition and affiliation together in 1987. Seated on a stretch of 30 acres of land at Prachi Jnanapitha of Adaspur village, the college stands on the holy river Prachi; close to Kenduli, the birth place of the renowned classical poet JAYADEV. The College started making a headway from its infancy by the concerted effort and cooperation of some enthusiastic and magnanimous sons of the soil. Our founder President Sj. Trilochan Kanungo who is a visionary has been the kingpin in giving the master-stroke to take the college to such a height as to make it a trend-setter in the higher education sector of the state.

Student Profile

Post graduate teaching in Odia was started in 2009 adding a new chapter to the academic history of the college. The Post Graduate teaching programme in Commerce was started in the academic session, 2011-12 to further fortify the flagship stream of the college.

advising the construction wing in the execution of the master plan and monitoring it in the process. As an educationist he expedites the introduction of new academic programmes as suggested by the Academic Council from time to time ensuring quality education. Founder Secretary Sri Hansanath Sahoo, Dr. Brushaketu Mohanty, Sri Binod Chandra Routray, Sri Panchanan Kanungo, the late Raghunath Sahoo, Sri Madhusudan Mohapatra, Dr Prasant Kumar Mishra, Sri Bipin behari Patra, the late Chakradhar Routray and others vigorously contributed their might with a missionary zeal to propel its growth. The establishment of U.N. College of Sc. & Tech at Adaspur has not only added a new dimension to the aspirations of the people of the region but it has also facilitated the spread of education to every corner of our state.

Publications

The New Honours subjects like Sociology, Hindi, Geology, Geography and Statistics are opened subsequently.

The college has created history for imparting high standard of teaching to its pupils by a galaxy of highly qualified and experienced teachers with the mission of achieving academic excellence. To fulfil the cherished dream of the people for higher education, undergraduate classes were opened in Arts in 1991; Science in 1992 and Commerce in 1993. Honours teaching facilities were introduced in Economics, Political Science, History, Odia, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany and Zoology in 1996; Accounting and Management in 2002; English and Education in 2003; Psychology and Sanskrit in 2004; Philosophy in 2005; Library Science and Computer Science in 2007. It has got the pride of being the only college in the state having the teaching department of Women’s Studies honours in Arts since 2010, carrying the total number of honours teaching subjects to 23 stream-wise 14 under Arts, 8 under science and Commerce at present.

Seminars & Conferences

Post graduate teaching in Odia was started in 2009 adding a new chapter to the academic history of the college. The Post Graduate teaching programme in Commerce was started in the academic session, 2011-12 to further fortify the flagship stream of the college.

This apart, Professional courses like BCA and BBA were launched in 2008 and 2009 respectively to fulfil the need for technical and job oriented education among the youths seeking higher education. Teaching in two other demanding subjects B.Sc.(ITM) and MFC (later known as M.Com.(F&C)), a Post Graduate Programme has been started since 2010-11. PG course in Computer Science, Physics, History, Philosophy and English was started in 2012-13. PG course in Mathematics, Pol. Sc., Economics and Clinical Psychology was introduced from the session 2017-18. PG courses in Chem., Bot., Zool., Edn., Sans., Hindi, & Sociology are introduced in the year 2019-20. The commencement of a new year heralds the advent of some important scholastic achievements.

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Post graduate teaching in Odia was started in 2009 adding a new chapter to the academic history of the college. The Post Graduate teaching programme in Commerce was started in the academic session, 2011-12 to further fortify the flagship stream of the college.

This apart, Professional courses like BCA and BBA were launched in 2008 and 2009 respectively to fulfil the need for technical and job oriented education among the youths seeking higher education. Teaching in two other demanding subjects B.Sc.(ITM) and MFC (later known as M.Com.(F&C)), a Post Graduate Programme has been started since 2010-11. PG course in Computer Science, Physics, History, Philosophy and English was started in 2012-13. PG course in Mathematics, Pol. Sc., Economics and Clinical Psychology was introduced from the session 2017-18. PG courses in Chem., Bot., Zool., Edn., Sans., Hindi, & Sociology are introduced in the year 2019-20. The commencement of a new year heralds the advent of some important scholastic achievements.