KHALLIKOTE UNIVERSITY, BERHAMPUR
ଖଲ୍ଲିକୋଟ ବିଶ୍ୱବିଦ୍ୟାଳୟ, ବ୍ରହ୍ମପୁର, ଓଡିଶା
From the desk of Vice-Chancellor :
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself - John Dewey Khallikote University has been established by state government under RUSA and MHRD as a first cluster university in the state of Odisha to fulfil the long cherished dream of the thousands of poor students coming from tribal dominated rural area to pursue higher education. This infant university is determined to set a milestone in the field of higher education in Odisha and to make it a centre of academic excellence. It will be a matter of great pride for me as the first Vice –Chancellor of this university to participate in developing this university and put it on the map of the universities with great reverence.. This can be possible if all of us work in team sprit to make this a great place of learning with new ideas and innovations. we should inspire us in making this university as one of the premier institutions of higher learning. It should attain distinction in providing cutting edge learning experience, internationally benchmarked education, intellectual freedom and critical research opportunities in frontier areas of contemporary concern.It has to successfully perform the multiple roles of creating new knowledge, acquiring new capabilities and producing an intelligent human resource pool for the promotion of economic growth, cultural development, social cohesion, equity and justice. In addition to equipping the students subject matter, we have committed ourselves to create responsible citizens who will be the epitome of highest ethics and social conduct. Thus, our responsibility is to nurture complete professionals and can proudly state that we are fully equipped and motivated to handle the challenges. Apart from strengthening the teaching-learning process, research and extension programmes, special focus on extracurricular, sports and other similar activities to foster global competencies among the students is our priority. I welcome all the students who chose to be a part of this newly created Cluster University, I am sure that you will feel proud on being associated with us and make us equally proud with your academic excellence. Apart from strengthening the teaching-learning process, research and extension programmes, special focus on extracurricular, sports and other similar activities to foster global competencies among the students is our priority. Let us work collectively and systematically for the growth of this institution and make it the first choice of students.