KHALLIKOTE UNIVERSITY, BERHAMPUR
ଖଲ୍ଲିକୋଟ ବିଶ୍ୱବିଦ୍ୟାଳୟ , ବ୍ରହ୍ମପୁର, ଓଡିଶା
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Khallikote University, Berhampur, Odisha is one of the oldest premier educational Institutions of India. It started as a school in 1856 in Berhampur and become an intermediate college in 1878. Its earlier name was Native College. Later on present name Khallikote College was conferred on it in 1893 in recommendation to the good gesture shown by Raja of Khallikote to meet the requirements of the college who donated 16.5 Acres of land. Degree classes in Arts and Science began in 1944. The classes in Commerce and Mathematics started from 1963 and in other subjects in subsequent year. Recently, in 2015 the Government of Odisha has been pleased to establish a new University named as “Khallikote University” which has started functioning with effect from 30 May 2015 with Khallikote College as its leading constituent college and the first campus at Berhampur. The other constituent college under the jurisdiction of Khallikote University are SBRG College, Berhampur, Binayak Acharya College, Berhampur, Gopalpur College, Gopalpur and Govt. Science College Chatrapur. A patch of Government land has been allienated in favour of the University for creating necessary infrastructure at Palur Hills, Berhampur as its second campus. Professor Manmath Padhy, former Professor of History and Registrar, Berhampur University Odisha has been appointed as the first Vice-Chancellor of Khallikote University.