09-27-2014, 07:00 PM
Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Orissa, with its headquarters in Rourkela came into being in November 2002 through an act of government. The main purpose of the University was to ensure a high quality of students coming out of the technical colleges through a common curriculum and uniform evaluation. Today the University has 110 colleges, constituent and associated with about 58 000 students. Disciplines include engineering and architecture, business management and hotel management, computer studies and pharmacy. Some of them offer both undergraduate and postgraduate level.