The Department of Odia was opened with the established of the college in 1979. It offers undergraduate teaching with Honours up to +3 level. The department enables the students to learn and acquire proficiency in Odia language and literature. Famous scholars and creative writers have glorified this department on its faculty. The department has been conducting various seminars symposia and inviting eminent erudite scholars to address the students and to share their inspiring knowledge with the students. The department is trying seriously to achieve more and more in its journey.

1. Name of the department: DEPARTMENT OF ODIA

2. Year of Establishment: 1979-80

3. Name of Programmes / Courses offered): UG (Pass &Hons)

Name of Lecturer Qualification Designation Specialization No. of Yerars of Experinces No. of Ph.D Students guided for the last 4 years
Dr. Uttam Kumar Rout M.A., Ph.D. Reader Sarala Panchasakha 32 Nil
D.C. Das M.A Reader Modern Poetry 31 Nil
Pankaj Lochan Sutar M.A.M.Phil Lecturer Modern Poetry 09 Nil
Dr. S.K. Patra MA. Ph.D. Lecturer Linguistic Prose 11 Nil
Basanta Das M.A Lecturer Modern Poetry 01 Nil
Ratiranjan Sahu M.A Lecturer Modern Poetry 01 Nil