is situated on the bank of the sacred river Baitarani Keonjhar Orissa . Anandapur
college has completed 48 years of its existence, fulfilling the long cherished
desire of the people of the Sub- division for higer education. The pioneering
efforts of Sri A.C.Dehury, the then S.D.O. Anandapur, benevolent efforts of
some young gentlemen of the locality, generous contributions of the people of
Anandapur and financial help received from all he Panchayats under the
sub-division made the long cherished dream of the public of the locality a
reality. Anandapur College
Anandapur college originally started functioning in Anand Bhawan, the
in the month of July, 1964 with strength of only 90 students and 6 lectures.
After about three years the College was shifted to the present site where a number of
buildings are come up. Town Hall of Anandapur
The college has been making steady progress in all respects due to the efficient management of the successive Governing Bodies, various aids received from the State Government and co-operation of the people of the subdivision. It is now a full-fledged degree college in Arts, Science & Commerce with Honours teaching facilities in English, Odia, Economics, History, Political Science, Sanskrit, Philosophy, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Botany, and Zoology & Commerce. The strength of students and teachers has considerably increased during the years.
The college has now only one hostel for the girls, although there were two other previously for one for boys and the other for Schedule Caste and Schedule Tribe students.
The college has also been providing sustainable support to a large number of Scholar from among the teachers in their research activities. Over the years a good number of teachers of this college have been awarded with M. Phil and Ph. D Degrees in Arts, Science, and Commerce streams. Many teachers at present are engaged in higher research work.
The college has been accredited as a "B" grade college during the academic session 2005 - 06 by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous wing of the UGC. There is one unit of N.C.C. and Red Cross each and two units of N.S.S., one for the boys and the other for girls. There is a fully functional SAMS laboratory, a good library, computer and internet facilities and well equipped laboratories in this college. In spite of several other wants and braving different odds, this institution has emerged as a premier center for learning.
For Details on College One can Contact the Following Authorities
First Appellate Authority (FAA):
Prof. Bijaya Ku. Panda
Office No -06731 240250
Public Information Officer (PIO):
Prof. Dr. S. K. Sinha - Reader
Office No- 06731 240250