Rajendra College Balangir

Rajendra College Balangir situated in an ideal site in the lap of the surrounding hillocks, this Govt. College owes its inception to the magnanimous philanthropy of Late Rajendranarayan Singh Deo, the then Ruler of the erstwhile Patna State and Later Chief Minister of Orissa. The college was founded by him on the 3rd July, 1944 and was affiliated to Utkal University with Intermediate Arts and Commerce. It was upgraded to a Degree College in July, 1946 with the introduction of the B.A. (pass) class. The institution attained the status of a full fledged Degree College after the affiliation of the B.Com. class in 1964-65 and B.Sc. class in 1965-66. P.G. teaching started from 1978-79. From 1st January, 1967 the College is under Sambalpur University.

The College has been granted AUTONOMOY for a period of five years with effect from 01-04-2002 by the U.G.C. vide their letter no. F. 2 -2/2000 (Desk – AC) dt. 26.02.2002 followed by such grant by the Sambalpur University vide their letter no. 1042/ Dev. II, dt. 21.6.2002 and by the Govt. of Orissa in the Department of Higher Education vide their letter no. 50667/HE, dt. 21.10.2002  

Rajendra college (AUTO), Balangir

Stream Subjects Sanctioned strength in each year
Three year Degree PG
ARTS English 24 XX
History 48 08
Pol.Sc. 48 32
Economics 48 32
Oriya 32 XX
Hindi 16 XX
Sanskrit 16 XX
Geography 16 XX
Mathematics 08 XX
Science Physics 32 XX
Chemistry 32 16
Botany 24 16
Zoology 24 16
Mathematics 16 XX
Computer Science 32 XX
Commerce Commerce 128 32
Total 406 152

Principal (I/c)

Rajendra College(Autonomous)
At/PO/District – Balangir, Tel: 06652-250307 Fax: 06652-250307