18 February, 2018

Regional Centre

  • Established in 1986 and started functioning in a rented building.
  • Constructed its RC building in a lush green campus and shifted in 1999.
  • Offering all the academic programmes launched by IGNOU.
  • Created a Sub-RC at Koraput, which subsequently converted in to a Regular RC.
  • Registered consistent increase of enrolment over the years.
  • Enrolment of disadvantage group increased to 19%.
  • Awarded with Gold Medal for Best Support Services for the year 2004.
  • State of art RC Lab to support Computer Education Programmes.
  • Designing and Developing region specific need based programmes.
  • Out reach in rural areas increased to 48.2%.
  • Female Enrolment in the region touches to 39.86%.
  • Growth of Learner Centres in the region by 29% during 2006 over 2005.
  • Offering OMT-101 (Revised BPP) in Oriya Medium from January 2007 Session.
  • Increase in receipt towards collection of fees by 22% during 2005-06 over 2004-05.
  • Membership in Inter-Media Coordination Committee of the State for promotion of IGNOU Programmes.
  • Permission by Govt. of Orissa to popularize the Vocational Programmes in the Colleges and Universities in the State.
  • Establishment of self-supported online Information Counter (My Counter) for learners at the R.C.