22 May, 2024

Regional Centre


Dr Bimal Chandra Nanda

Deputy Director



Educational Qualification

MA, MPHIL, Ph. D in Sociology from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi


Professional Qualification


Area of Specialization

He was awarded NET AND JRF by UGC in 1998

His area of interest includes Sociology of Education, Social Moments, Social Exclusion, Gender Studies and Social/Public Policy.


He has contributed to National News Papers also published many research papers in renowned journals and edited books.

Also worked as ARD, DD in IGNOU from 2006 to till date.



1. Redressal of student grievances
2. Assignment evaluation related activities
3. Preparation of MMR and its submission to Headquarters
4. Monitoring of RC website
5. Reply to queries/grievances received through IGRAM
6. Organization of placement drive at the Regional Centre
7. Nodal officer for districts – Mayurbhanj, Nayagarh, Ganjam, Kandhamal and Gajapati
8. Preparation of advertisement and publicity materials
9. Any other activities assigned by the Regional Director from time to time

    Regional Centre C1,
Institutional Area,
Bhubaneshwar - 751013,
Phone no : 0674-2971071