Traditionally, Utkal University has always been a symbol of human empowerment and index of intellectual advancement of state of Odisha. Utkal University is the largest affilating university of Asia and the premier university of india. Utkal University is the 17th oldest university in India has it’s campus at State capital bhubaneswar, Odisha. The present campus at Vani Vihar located on a sprawling over 400 acres area in the heart of Bhubaneswar and has been awarded A+ Grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council NAAC. . For over 75 years now the university has been offering postgraduate, MPhil and doctoral programmes across disciplines.