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FAQs General – Kalinga University

Dear Parents, Students and Visitors to our Website,
As an endeavour from Kalinga University, we have tried to answer some questions through the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section. We hope that this will be able to give you clarifications on queries you might have and facilitate to understand more about Kalinga University.

GENERAL QUESTIONS

1. Where is Kalinga University situated?

Kalinga University is a State Private University located in Naya Raipur (New Raipur), Chhattisgarh state, India.


2. Tell us more about Chhattisgarh?

Chhattisgarh is one among the 29 states of India, located in the centre-east of the country. It is the tenth-largest state in India. It is the resource-rich state. It is a source of power and steel for the country, accounting for 15% of the total steel produced in the country. Chhattisgarh is one of the fastest-developing state in India.

Chhattisgarh has a well connected transport infrastructure through Road, Railways and Air. The official language of the state is Hindi, English & Chhattisgarhi. The Industrial Sector of the states consists of Power Sector, Steel Sector, Aluminium Sector, Natural Resources like Forest & Mineral Deposits and Information Technologies.

Chhattisgarh, situated in the heart of India, is endowed with a rich cultural heritage and attractive natural diversity. The state is full of ancient monuments, rare flora & fauna, exquisitely carved temples, Buddhist sites, palaces, waterfalls, caves, rock paintings and hill plateaus.

There are many waterfalls, hot springs, caves, temples, dams, national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in Chhattisgarh.

As Chhattisgarh is a state with surplus power, there are no electricity power outages or power cuts.

Chhattisgarh has been time and again ranked 4th in ‘Ease of Doing Business’ by World Bank. It is the 1st state in India to provide legal rights for the skill development to youth by making skill up-gradation schemes. Chhattisgarh has everything to establish a strong industrial base with enabling business environment, providing world class infrastructure with robust government policies, excellent developmental plans and skilled workforce to help build a strong environment for the business.

The advantage of Chhattisgarh for business includes; Accelerated Growth, Low Cost of Operations, Naya Raipur (New Raipur – being a newly established capital city), Adequate Infrastructure, Abundant Minerals, Skilled Manpower & Knowledge Hub, Excellent Industrial Infrastructure, Surplus Power and Top-Notch Educational Institutions.

To know more about Chhattisgarh Click Here.


3. Tell us more about Naya Raipur (New Raipur)?

Naya Raipur (New Raipur) is located in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Naya Raipur is serving as the administrative capital of the State. It also caters to the infrastructural needs of Industry and trade in the region.

Naya Raipur is India's 6th Planned City and 4th among the Capital Cities in India. The city is considered to be one of the world's 1st Integrated City and provisions even further expansion and infrastructure upgrade in future. Naya Raipur is gearing up to be a major education and health hub in Central India, with a bevy of Educational institutes like National Institute of Technology, Hidayatullah National Law University, Indian Institute of Information Technology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology, Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Management - Raipur.

It is a well connected city with transportation modes via Road, Railways and Air. Swami Vivekananda International Airport is primary airport serving the state of Chhattisgarh. After recent modernisation, it is one of its kinds in central India and presently connects Raipur to most of the major metro cities of India. Raipur Junction railway station is situated on the Howrah-Nagpur-Mumbai line of the Indian Railways and is connected with most major cities. Raipur is surrounded by National Highways and Expressways. The National Highways connect Raipur to various cities.

The Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium or Naya Raipur International Cricket Stadium is a cricket field in the city of Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh. It is the 2nd largest cricket stadium after Eden Garden Cricket stadium, (Kolkata) and 4th largest Cricket stadium in the world.

Raipur has good shopping malls namely Magneto Mall, Ambuja City Center Mall, Chhattisgarh City Center Mall, Colors Mall, City Mall 36 to name a few. The city is well equipped with multiplexes like PVR Cinemas (Magneto Mall), INOX Cinemas (City Mall 36/Ambuja City Center) Cinemax Cinemas (City Center), Carnival Cinemas (Colors Mall) and more. Raipur has a good amount of hotels and restaurants, from high end to budget ones, catering to everyone’s need as per their budget.

The city has parks, nature & wildlife with the purpose of conservation, recreation and protection. A few of them are Ghatarani Waterfalls, Naya Raipur Central Park, Vivekanand Sarovar, Urja Park, Gandhi Udyan Park, Nandan Van Zoo & Safari (Asia’s largest man-made Wildlife Safari), Nandan Van Nature Center, Udanti Sanctuary, Maharajabandh Lake, etc.

To know more about Naya Raipur Click Here.


4. What Value Addition does one see, while taking admission in Kalinga University?

Schools of Excellence - A centre for Doctoral research programmes in various fields. Currently the University is serving the student community through various UG and PG programs, namely Engineering, Law, Pharmacy, Arts & Humanities, Science, Commerce & Management, Biotechnology, Information Technology, Library Science, Fashion Design & Interior Design.

Industry Orientation and Leadership – Industry interaction is an integral part of the curriculum and industrial visits, internships on live projects and mentoring by the industry leaders are regular features. The University has developed excellent liaison with the top industries of the region by taking memberships of leading industrial associations like CII (Confederation of Indian Industries), PHDCCI (PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry), FICCI (Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry), IICCI (Indian Importers Chamber of Commerce and Industry). The University has an active chapter of YI (Young Indians) in which students get an opportunity to interact extensively with the industry leaders and attend various corporate seminars and events.

Life Changing Experience - Kalinga is a life changing experience where the focus is on the over-all development of students. NCC, NSS and various other clubs and societies offer opportunities to students to showcase their talent and learn under the guidance of experts. Music, Dance and Martial Arts trainers are available for the students. Coaches of different games and sports like Cricket, Football, Basketball, Volleyball and Athletics are also available for sharpening the skills of the students.


Salient Features: Why Kalinga?

Faculties from IIT, IIM, IIIT, NIT and Nationally Ranked Institutions of Excellence. Learning Environment.
8000 Strong Students Strength Centre of Excellence.
600 Foreign Students from 17+ countries have chosen Kalinga University World Class Infrastructure.
Research Focused and Student Centric University. Basket of Unique Specialisations.
University Driven by Technology. Green and Pollution Free Campus.
Biggest Library in Central India with unlimited e-Resources. World Class Training and Coaching Partners.
Offers undergraduate programmes and postgraduate programmes across various faculties. Students ERP, Serving Information.
Internships in India and Abroad. Health, Hygiene and Environment conscious.
Best in the Industry Placements. Situated in integrated Smart City & well connected State Capital

ESTABLISHMENT/APPROVALS

5. When was Kalinga University Established?

Kalinga University, a premier institution of teaching and research in the country, was established in March 2011 under Chhattisgarh Private Universities (Establishment and Operations) Act 2005 – vide Gazette Notification S. No. 74 dated 25 March 2011 and under section 2 (f) and 12 (B) of UGC Act 1956. Kalinga University is the 9th State Private University to be granted with 12 (B) status for Research and Innovation by UGC.


6. What are the approvals Kalinga University has?
  • Kalinga University is a State Private University established by the Government of Chhattisgarh and approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC). Click Here.
  • The B. Tech. & Diploma Engineering Programmes of Kalinga University are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
  • The Law Programmes of Kalinga University are approved by the Bar Council of India (BCI).
  • The Education Programme (B.Ed.) of Kalinga University is approved by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and the State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Chhattisgarh.
  • The Physical Education Programme (B.P.Ed.) of Kalinga University is approved by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE).
  • The Bachelor of Pharmacy & Diploma Pharmacy Programmes are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Pharmacy Council of India (PCI).

  • The University is a member of:
    • Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
    • Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)
    • Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
    • Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY).
    • National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC).
    • Vocational Training Provider under Chhattisgarh State Skill Development Authority (CSSDA).
    • Uttarakhand Skill Development Mission (UKSDM).
    • Vocational Training Provider under Ministry of Labour and Employment
    • Indian Academy of Social Sciences.
    • “Vigyan Prasar Network of Science Club” – Department of Science & Technology - Government of India (VIPNET).
    • PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI).
    • Indian Importers Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IICCI).

  • All approvals can be viewed Click Here.

  • 7. After completion of my programme from Kalinga University am I eligible for Government (State/Central) Jobs all over India and abroad?

    Yes, your degree is recognised for Government Jobs (State/Central) across the country and abroad.


    8. After completion of undergraduate programme or post graduate programme from the University, will any Public University in India or recognized foreign university accept me for masters programme or higher education?

    Yes, Bachelors & Masters degree from Kalinga University is acceptable in all State, State Private, Deemed and Central Universities in India as well as abroad.



    STUDENT FACILITIES

    9. What kind of Infrastructure does Kalinga University provide?

    Kalinga University, Raipur has emerged as a centre of excellence of higher education in Central India. Strategically located in the Smart City of New Raipur, this University has started carving a niche for itself in the education domain and is rising as a shining star on the horizon of quality education.

    Kalinga boasts of World Class Infrastructure and student’s facilities with student centric approach. Highest attention is paid to hands on learning approach and students are encouraged to come up with innovative ideas for projects and practicals. The University has more than 75 laboratories and workshops, all well equipped with the latest, state of the art apparatus and tools. Special emphasis is given to the improvement/enhancement of communication skills through the language lab. More than 300 computers are available for the use of the students.

    The Library has a collection of over 70,000+ books and also offers digital content through membership of DELNET, National Digital Library and NPTEL. Various magazines and journals are available for the use of the faculties and students. Infrastructure consists of Student Hostel, Green Acres, Canteen, Food Mess, Gymnasium, Fully Wi-Fi Campus, ATM, Mini Market, Student Hangout Areas, Sports Complex, Recreation Halls with Indoor Games, Musical instruments and recreation activities.


    10. What are the facilities being provided at the campus in form of services for the students?

    There are many, including canteen catering to specific food needs for the students, indoor & outdoor games, separate common rooms for Girls and Boys, free Wi-Fi, Web & Mobile enabled academic information, fully equipped Library, University Transport, separate hostels for Girls & Boys, Moot Court, Health Clinic, Food Mess for hostel students, TV Room, Tuck Shop, Recreation Room, Modern Gymnasium, Prayer/Meditation Room, Mini Market consisting of ATM, Stationery Shop, Photocopy Shop, Personal Care - Barber Shop & Beauty Salon, Snacks Shop, etc, drinking water dispensers across the University and a truly green integrated campus.

    For brief on Accommodation Click Here.

    For brief on Mess . Click Here.

    For brief on Cafeteria Click Here.

    For brief on Transport Facility Click Here.

    For brief on Medical Facilities Centre Click Here.

    For brief on Gym Facility Centre Click Here.

    For brief on Sports Click Here.

    For brief on Banking ATM Click Here.

    For brief on Green Campus Click Here.

    For brief on Indoor Games Click Here.

    For brief on Extra Curricular Click Here.


    11. What are the Hostel/Accommodation facilities at Kalinga University?

    Kalinga University has magnificently designed separate hostels for boys and girls each with all modern facilities with boarding and other recreational facilities. Our endeavour is to provide a separate, safe and secure residential facility for our boys and girls.

    Rooms are provided with attached washroom (except in certain dormitory rooms), bed (without mattress), table, chair and storage unit. Both AC and Non AC rooms (sharing basis) are available (as opted). Wi-Fi for internet connectivity is available for scheduled timing for academic purposes only and subject to conditions.

    Students in accommodation facility are permitted to keep certain electrical devices like electrical iron, laptop, mobile charger, hair trimmer and hair dryer. Extra electricity bill due to the usage of these electrical items will be borne by the occupants of that room.


    12. Is there a Student ERP in place?

    Yes, Kalinga University's Student ERP assists to manage every single detail about students in a holistic & organized way.

    The Student Academic Information System at Kalinga University is a Student Lifecycle Data Management System of student records, encompassing details right from his admission till his graduation.

    It also covers Curriculum, Notices, Academic Master Data, Communication Tools, Class Time Tables, Exam Date Sheets, University Transport Details, University Related Forms, Academic Calendar, Holiday Calendar and more.


    13. How does the Health Clinic cater to students?

    The University provides basic medical care through its Health Clinic for their students catering to first aid and minor ailments. For advanced care and consultation, the University has a tie-up with a 300 bedded hospital and Medical College by the name of Raipur Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS).


    14. Do you offer the facility of Education Loan?

    The University has tied up with leading Nationalized Banks; Central Bank of India and Canara Bank, to assist in channelizing Education Loans to the willing students. Students are free to avail this facility.


    15. Where is the nearest ATM?

    Within the Kalinga University campus there are 2 fully operational 24 hours ATMs from ICICI Bank and OBC Bank. Students and faculty members can use these ATMs to access their bank accounts for cash withdrawals and other facilities.


    16. What kind of facility Kalinga University provides regarding transportation and what are the charges?

    The University’s fleet of 30+ buses facilitates students and staff to commute. The details of the transport routes can be viewed. Click Here.

    Transport charges can be viewed in the Fee Structure Click Here.


    17. What are the library facilities offered by the University?

    The University has a large library and reading room with capacity of 200 students, consisting of 70,000+ books 23 National & 26 International Journals and a student is entitled to 2 books for 15 days against Library deposit. The University is also member of several Online/Digital Libraries including National Digital Library (NDL), Developing Library Network (DELNET) and NPTEL. Students are given free access to these e-resources through their ERP login.

    The National Digital library of India (NDLI) is a project under Ministry of Human Resource Development, India. The objective is to collect and collate metadata and provide full text index from several national and international digital libraries, as well as other relevant sources. It is a digital repository containing textbooks, articles, videos, audio books, lectures, simulations, fiction and all other kinds of learning media. The NDLI provides access to many books in English and various Indian languages.

    DELNET has been established with the prime objective of promoting resource sharing among the libraries through the development of a network of libraries. It aims to collect, store, and disseminate information besides offering computerised services to users, to coordinate efforts for suitable collection development. DELNET maintains an online union catalogue of books available in its member-libraries. This union catalogue is continuously updated and is growing in size. It has created union lists of current periodicals in science and technology, social sciences and humanities. DELNET maintains a union catalogue of periodicals which contains full holdings data of the libraries. The database has details of articles which can be searched under the title, author, compiler, name of the periodical and subject. A database of thesis and dissertations submitted to Indian Universities has been started, which covers various subjects. The database has 70 records and contains information about the newspapers including title, name of the editor, published from, E-mail address and also the Web address of the INTERNET edition if available on the WWW, the database of E-books has nearly 1613 records.

    The National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) was initiated by seven Indian Institutes of Technology. The main goal of NPTEL Phase II was to build on the engineering and core science courses launched previously in NPTEL Phase I. An additional 600 web and video courses were created in all major branches of engineering, physical sciences at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels and management courses at the postgraduate level. Several improvements such as indexing of all video and web courses and keyword search were implemented.

    Some Highlights:
    • Largest online repository in the world of courses in engineering, basic sciences and selected humanities and social sciences subjects.
    • Online web portal http://nptel.ac.in – more than 471 million+ views.
    • YouTube channel for NPTEL – most subscribed educational channel, 1.5 million+ channel subscribers, 404 million+ views.
    • More than 56000 hours of video content.
    • Most accessed library of peer-reviewed educational content in the world.
    • 52000+ hours of transcribed content; 51000+ hours of subtitled videos.

    18. How does Kalinga University cater to security of the students?

    Entire campus including hostels, parking and academic areas are very well secured through in-house & security agencies with guards. CCTV cameras have been installed at all the places to keep a close vigil in the campus.

    For brief on Campus Safety & Security Click Here.


    19. How can a student apply for issuance of Bonafide/Provisional / Migration/Transfer/
    Character/Transcript/Duplicate Marksheet/Verification/Name & Surname Correction/Diploma/Degree?

    The student can download the application form from the link provided below. The student will fill up the appropriate form, attach the relevant documents required as per the form, self attest the attached documents and Speed Post (Only) to the University Campus address along with the relevant fees for issuance of the desired document. The Diploma/Degree will be issued within 45 working days on the receipt of the above said and the rest of the documents will be issued within 15 working days of the receipt of the above said. Click Here

    20. What are the indoor games facilities provided by the University for the students?

    The University has indoor games facilities which include snooker/pool table, table tennis table, chess and carrom board.

    For brief on Indoor Games Click Here.


    21. What are the outdoor games facilities provided by the University for the students?

    The University has outdoor games facilities which include international level basketball court, volleyball court, cricket pitch, football field, tennis court and badminton court.

    For brief on Sports Click Here.


    22. What are the facilities provided by the University to the students for fitness?

    We have a fitness centre at the University campus which has treadmill, stretching machine, suspension trainer, stationary bike, abdominal bench, cross trainer and weight training equipments. There is a certified Weight & Fitness Trainer as well.

    For brief on Gym Facility Centre Click Here


    23. What other recreational facilities are provided by the University for the boarding students?

    For the boarding students we have a music teacher and a certified martial arts trainer.

    For brief on Extra Curricular Click Here.


    24. Is there any facility for Faith and Worship for students?

    Yes. For details/information on Faith & Worship and Meditation facilities Click Here.


    25. How can one plan for a Campus Tour?

    Kalinga University believes campus visit to be an essential way to strengthen the bond between one another. Keeping this in mind we have arrangements for campus tours to help you see how students grow academically, professionally, personally, socially and spiritually in a stimulating campus environment.

    Click Here


    26. What are the lab facilities provided to the Engineering & Technology Students?

    The University has the following Labs for Engineering Students:

    APPLIED SCIENCES LABS

    • Applied Chemistry Lab – I
    • Applied Physics Lab – I
    • Engineering Graphics Lab
    • Elements of Electrical Engineering Lab
    • Workshop Practice – I
    • Computer Lab

    MECHANICAL ENGINEERING LABS

    • Machine Drawing Lab
    • Material Testing Lab
    • Engineering Thermodynamics Lab
    • Mechanical Measurement & Metrology Lab
    • Fluid Mechanics Lab
    • Thermodynamics Lab
    • Kinematics of Machines Lab
    • Numerical Analysis & Computer Programming Lab (C &C++)
    • Machine Design - I Lab
    • Computer Aided Design Lab
    • Dynamics of Machines Lab
    • Fluid Machinery Lab
    • Machine Design - II Lab
    • Internal Combustion Engines Lab
    • Energy Conversion Systems Lab
    • Industrial Engineering Lab
    • Computer Aided Design Lab
    • Automobile Engineering Lab
    • Heat & mass Transfer Lab
    • Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing Lab
    • Robotics Lab
    • Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Lab
    • Production Management Lab

    CIVIL ENGINEERING LABS

    • Fluid Mechanics – I Lab
    • Surveying Field Work – I
    • Materials Testing Lab
    • Engineering Geology Lab
    • Fluid Mechanics II Lab
    • Surveying Field Work II
    • Civil Engineering Drawing
    • Transportation Engineering I – Lab
    • Structural Engineering - I Lab
    • Geotech Engineering – Lab
    • Transportation Engineering II – Lab
    • Numerical Methods and Computer Programming Lab
    • Structural Engineering – II Lab
    • Geotech Engineering - II Lab
    • Environmental Engineering - I Lab
    • Concrete Lab
    • Structural Engineering Drawing - III Lab
    • Environmental Engineering – II
    • Quantity Surveying and Cost Evaluation Lab
    • Structural Engineering Drawing - IV Lab
    • Water Resources Engineering Drawing Lab
    • Computer Applications in Civil Engineering Lab

    ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING LABS

    • Basic Electronics Laboratory
    • Electric Circuits Laboratory
    • Electrical Machines - I Lab
    • Electrical Workshop Laboratory
    • EMMI Lab
    • Analog Electronics
    • DELD Lab
    • Electrical Machine - II Lab
    • Electronic Instrumentation Lab
    • Integrated Circuits & Applications Lab
    • Control System Lab
    • Power System Analysis Lab
    • Power System Protection & Switchgear Lab
    • Power Electronics Lab
    • Microprocessors Lab
    • High Voltage Engineering Lab
    • Electrical Machines – III Lab
    • Electric Machine Design Lab
    • Installation Maintenance & Testing of Electrical Equipments Lab
    • Utilization of Electrical Energy Lab
    • Computer Simulation Lab

    ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING LABS

    • Basic Electronics Lab
    • Programming with C Lab
    • Digital Electronics & Logic Design Lab
    • Web Technology Lab (HTML/DHTML)
    • Data Structures Lab
    • Computer Hardware Simulation Lab
    • Object Oriented concepts Programming using C++ Lab
    • Software Technology Lab – 1
    • Principles of Communication System lab
    • Database Management System Lab
    • Software Technology Lab – 2 (Java)
    • Microprocessor & Interfaces Lab
    • Computer Networks Lab
    • Computer Graphics Lab
    • Software Technology Lab – 3
    • UNIX and SHELL Programming Lab
    • Soft Computing Lab
    • Network Programming Lab
    • Software Technology Lab – 4
    • Artificial Intelligence & Expert Systems Lab
    • Network Security Lab
    • Software Technology Lab – 5
    27. What are the lab facilities provided to the Bio Technology Students?

    BSC. BIOTECHNOLOGY I YEAR

    • Biochemistry, Maths, Cell Biology, Genetics and Micro Lab
    • Invertebrate, Vertebrat, Cell Biology and Developmental Biology Lab
    • Evolution, Biochemistry, Paleobotany, Diversity of Microbes and Cryptogams & Fungi, Pteridophyta, Gymnosperms and Angiosperm Lab
    • Physical Chemistry - I Lab
    • Inorganic Chemistry - I Lab
    • Organic Chemistry - I Lab

    BSC. BIOTECHNOLOGY II YEAR

    • Molecular Biology, Biophysics and Recombinant DNA Technology Lab
    • Genetics and Animal Physiology Lab
    • Cell Biology, Genetics, Diversity, Systematic, Structure Development and Reproduction in Flowering Plant Lab
    • Inorganic Chemistry - II Lab
    • Organic Chemistry - II Lab
    • Physical Chemistry - II Lab

    BSC. BIOTECHNOLOGY III YEAR

    • Physical Chemistry - III Lab
    • Inorganic Chemistry - III Lab
    • Organic Chemistry - III Lab
    • Plant Physiology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology & Gene Ecology and Utilization of Plant Resources Lab
    • Applied Zoology, Environmental Biology and Evolution Lab
    • Plant, Environment and Industrial Biotechnology & Immunology Lab

    MSC. BIOTECHNOLOGY I YEAR

    • Cell Biology and Bio- Molecules Lab
    • Microbial Physiology, Molecular biology and Genetics Lab
    • Computer Applications, Bio-statistics and Bio-informtaics Lab
    • Macromolecules, Basic Enzymology and Biology of the Immune System Lab
    • Biophysical Chemistry and Instrumentation Lab


    MSC. BIOTECHNOLOGY II YEAR

    • Animal Biotechnology and Plant Biotechnology Lab
    • Genetic Engineering, Bioprocess Engineering and Technology Lab
    • Genomics and Functional Genomics Lab
    • Dissertation
    28. What are the lab facilities provided to the Pharmacy Students?

    PHARMACY

    • Pharmaceutics Lab I
    • Pharmaceutics Lab II
    • Pharmaceutics Lab III
    • Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab I
    • Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab II
    • Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab III
    • Pharmaceutical Analysis Lab
    • Pharmacology Lab I
    • Pharmacology Lab II
    • Pharmacology Lab III
    • Pharmacognosy Lab I
    • Pharmacognosy Lab II

    PLACEMENT & INTERNSHIPS/TRAINING CELL

    29. Is there a Training & Placement Cell at the University?

    Yes, the Training and Placement Department of the University provides guidance and all the assistance for the students in order to make them achieve their career goals. The department takes right steps in identifying the demands of the current industry and prepares our students towards this need. Adequate emphasis is given for soft skill development complementing the regular academic programmes.

    Aptitude tests and group discussions are conducted at regular intervals to enable the students to improve their performance in competitive exams. The Training Placement Manager who is assisted by TPO, other faculties and student representatives from all the departments head this unit. Job oriented courses and special training programmes are regularly conducted. Kalinga University also arranges guest lectures, visiting faculty members for training students and faculty members too from time to time.

    Activities:

    • Nurturing cordial relationship with the Industries, inviting them for Campus recruitment drives, organizing technical seminars, workshops and other technical sessions.
    • Inviting Industry personnel periodically to enrich the knowledge base of student’s community with the latest technological innovations and industry practices.
    • Maintaining updated database and job profile, recruitment pattern of the companies and thus helps each student to analyze and prepare.
    • Conducting Vocational Training/Summer Internship with renowned industries and organizations.
    • Periodic in-house and outsourced training sessions for soft skills, aptitude and technical seminars aiming at making the student community employable.
    • Mock campus interview drives, online aptitude and technical tests to groom students.
    • Helping every student in defining his/her career interest through career counselling by guidance lectures of suitable corporate representatives.

    Objectives:

    • To achieve 100% in terms of placements.
    • To expose the students to real corporate world by arranging Vocational Practical Training and Projects.
    • To organize seminars/leadership programs/workshops of eminent personalities from the corporate world.

    Goal:

    • The goal of Training & Placement Cell is to provide employment opportunities and industry ready training to students.

    30. What kinds of Placements & Internships happen from Kalinga University?

    Kalinga University Campus is equipped with requisite resources to fulfil the placement & Internship needs of students. The Campus comprises of appropriate manpower to coordinate with students, extend desired support and provide maximum job opportunities to students of entire University pursuing various programmes.


    Some of the Placements & internships done at:


    32. What is the Highest Package and Average Package offered during placements at Kalinga University?
    • The Highest Package offered at Kalinga University is INR 12.00 Lacs per annum - Company Name: BYJU’s.
    • The Average Package offered at Kalinga University is INR 4.00 Lacs per annum.

    ADMISSION


    33. Does Kalinga University have an Entrance Examination procedure for their Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctorate Programs?

    Yes. Candidates seeking admission in Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctorate Programs have to take the Kalinga Scholastic Entrance Examination (KALSEE).

    For more information regarding Admission Procedure Click Here.

    For more information regarding KALSEE Click Here.

    34. What all documents a person has to carry at the time of Registration?

    The documents required for UG & PG Programmes:

    Required photocopy for UG Programme

    • 10th Mark Sheet
    • 12th/Diploma Mark Sheet
    • Caste Certificate (for category)
    • 4 Photos of Passport Size

    Original Documents required are:

    • Transfer Certificate – Character Certificate of last qualification
    • Migration Certificate of last qualification

    Required photocopy for PG Programme

    • 10th Mark Sheet
    • 12th Mark Sheet
    • Graduation Mark Sheet
    • Caste Certificate (for category)
    • 4 Photos of Passport Size

    Original Documents required are:

    • Transfer Certificate – Character Certificate of last qualification
    • Migration Certificate of last qualification
    35. Can I take back the original documents with me?

    No. Your original documents will be retained by the University until your registration/enrolment completion. Please do not forget to take an acknowledgement for your original documents.

    36. Where can I get the prospectus and application forms?

    The application material can be obtained from the following places:

    Campus : Kalinga University, Kotni, Near Mantralaya Naya Raipur – 492101, Chhattisgarh. Call: 907252100

    City Office : SLT Water Front, First Floor, 301-303, Opposite Telibandha Talab, Raipur - 492001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9907252100

    Offices in India

    Ambikapur : Near Central Bank of India, Khare Complex, Gudri Chowk, Ambikapur - 497001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097016

    Ambala : C/O IEC, 79 Green Park, Above Central Bank Of India, Mahesh Nagar Local Bus Stand, AmbalaCantt–133001, Haryana. Call: 9109167120-21

    Bhilai : 111, Khichariya Complex, Opposite Dominos Pizza, Nehru Nagar, Bhilai - 490020, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097017

    Bihar : 101, First Floor, Raj Residency, Mitra Compound, Behind Alankar Place, Above Hotel Shivam, Boring Road, Patna - 800001, Bihar. Call: 9386591194, 7070999001

    Bilaspur : 101,1st Floor, Rao Trade Center, Near Big Bazar, Satyam Chowk, Bilaspur - 495001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097004

    Jagdalpur : G-23, Nagar Nigam Vyavasayik Complex, Chandni Chowk, Beside Bansal Nursing Home, Jagdalpur - 494001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097018

    North East : 1st Floor, Jivitesh Manor, Sreenagar Path, R.G.B Road, Guwahati - 781005, Assam. Call: 9127752761

    Shahdol : Near Hotel Parul Palace, Burhar Road, Shahdol - 484001, Madhya Pradesh. Call: 9303097006

    Offices outside India

    Nepal : 1st Floor, Dillibazar, Putali Sadak Chowk, Opp. Batule Ghar, Kathmandu, Nepal. Call: 9823486747, 014425106

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    You can Apply Online Click Here.

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    37. What should a candidate do if he/she does not have the scorecard available with him/her & not even available on the internet?

    In this case the candidate will be given provisional admission and she/he will furnish an affidavit/undertaking that she/he will be furnishing the appropriate score details & documents within 60 days from the start date of the course.

    Even if the candidate is not able to furnish the required details, a maximum time limit is given till the start of the 1st Examination. If the candidate is still not able to provide the score details & documents, she/he will not be allowed to appear in the 1st Examinations and his/her candidature will be cancelled without refund.


    38. If the person has done his XII from distance learning/open learning/private, is she/he eligible to do B. Tech through Kalinga University?

    Yes, provided the course is recognized and equivalent to 10+2 examination conducted by CBSE or other recognized Boards.


    39. Is it necessary for the parents to attend/accompany children during counselling?

    No. It is not mandatory for parents to attend / accompany children during counselling.


    40. Do I need to pay the admission/tuition fee at the time of counselling / admission?

    Yes. The fee is to be paid on the day of counselling/admission.


    41. How can I be a part of the Kalinga University Alumni Program?

    Kalinga University is glad to announce their Alumnus initiative. To be a part of Kalinga University Alumni Program, please contact the Students Administration Department.

    Fee/General Queries

    42. What is the Fee Structure for the various programmes offered by Kalinga University?

    For Fee Structure of various programmes provided by Kalinga University Click Here.


    43. Will the tuition fee change next year?

    The tuition fee will remain unchanged for the entire duration for a particular batch. However other charges like Transport, Hostel Fee, etc may change.


    44. In whose favour should the application Demand Draft (DD) be made, where should it drawn and in which bank should it be made?

    All the fees payable is accepted through Cash/Cheque or Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of “Kalinga University” payable at Raipur.


    45. Are hostel charges included in the tuition fee?

    No. The hostel fee is mentioned separately and can be referred from the Fee Structure details Click Here.


    46. Can there be a refund of fees after admission or if a student withdraws from the course?

    Fee Refund will be according to the UGC Refund Policy.

    For details on UGC refund policy Click Here.


    47. Other than the course/tuition fee what other fees needs to be paid?

    Other than course/tuition fees, you have to pay other charges which have been mentioned in the Fee Structure. Click Here.


    48. Is there any Uniform?

    Yes. In order to lend brand-exclusivity to our students, uniform is mandatory for the students. All students are advised to follow this practice inside the campus. The university provides the uniform for which there are charges in the Fee Structure - to know Click Here.



    49. How do students get their ID cards, transport card, food mess card, ERP login ID details and after how many days do they get their enrolment?

    The Students Administration Department at the University campus will let you know about these.


    50. What are the CSR initiatives taken by the Kalinga University community?

    Kalinga University, apart from providing excellent academic services to thousands of students, aims to make a positive social impact on the community.

    Corporate Social Responsibility at Kalinga University has evolved and over the years the University community, students and faculty have actively participated in outreach program initiatives where they contribute their knowledge, skills and technical expertise to the society.

    In this context, several innovative programs in the areas of health, education, knowledge, environment, etc are being executed. These innovative programs are developed bearing in mind the local cultural context and the needs of people.

    Innovative initiatives taken by Kalinga University:

    • The transport fees provided to the students (who avail the facility) are at subsidised rates. The bus route cover distances of up to 70 KM (one way) to facilitate students situated in farthest places of the state, making it possible for them to gain education.
    • The University offers Scholarship to meritorious students and to those students who belong to the special categories. Click Here.
    • Absorption of fees or providing appropriate sponsor(s) to those students who are discontinuing or leaving their education midway due to financial difficulties (case to case basis).
    • Taking up environmental initiatives by creating a green environment in and around the campus by planting 1000's of plants and trees and ensuring a regular upkeep of the sam
    • Kalinga University has set up Solar Panels generating 100 KV of electricity, which is directly linked to the grid.
    • For conservation of water resource, the University has initiated using re-cycled water for plants and trees.
    • The University's Life Science and Pharmacy Departments undertake various Blood Donation camps and make periodic visits to villages in the state for free medical consultations.
    • The University's Law Departments consisting of the Legal Aid Cell provides free legal consultancy to needy people who seek it.
    • The University's Fashion Design and Interior Design departments have taken various initiatives to promote Khadi within the state of Chhattisgarh.
    • Our various departments conduct free Faculty Development Programs (FDP), Management Development Programs (MDP) and knowledge dissemination programs at various schools, colleges, government departments, corporate and defence institutions.

    Academics/Programmes


    51. What are the details on Research Faculty and Facility at Kalinga University?
    • Kalinga University has a well drafted Policy of research for both Students and Staff Members.
    • The University has infrastructure and well qualified faculty members to guide the students.
    • Kalinga University has 60+ MOUs with Corporate and 15+ MOUs with other Universities & Institutions to promote research.

    52. What kinds of scholarships/schemes are provided by Kalinga University? What are the criteria?

    For various schemes provided by Kalinga University Click Here.


    53. Apart from academics and other activities at Kalinga University, are there any other efforts put/made regarding Student’s Development by the University?

    Yes, apart from academics and other activities Kalinga University has an exclusive tie-up with one of the top-most coaching institution of the country, Career Launcher and has joined hands with NIIT Limited for furthering development of the students for competitive examinations and career counselling free of cost.

    Career Launcher offers entrance examinations coaching and prepares for Government jobs related examinations. We make available extensive training programmes for students that nurture them from the basic level and prepare them systematically to pursue their dreams.

    Also, Kalinga University Raipur has joined hands with NIIT Limited to deliver employability training to the students of Kalinga University in the areas of IT, Soft Skills, Accounting and Finance.

    Apart from the above said, in certain courses students are given training/coaching in Public Service Commission exam (PSC), Soft Skill & Personality Development Program (Spoken English, Group Discussions, Public Speaking, Management Games, Mock Interviews & Employability Training), Banking and other competitive exams.


    54. If a new branch is added in the University from the next year can a student change his/her branch?

    No, a student cannot change his/her branch in the next year.


    55. What is the eligibility for Lateral Entry to get the admission in the course? What are the criteria?

    Criteria are available on the University website and can be referred from the Fee Structure. Click Here.

    LOCATION

    56. What is the location of the University? How can it be reached?

    Kalinga University is situated in Naya Raipur (New Raipur), the Capital of Chhattisgarh. Naya Raipur is serving as the administrative capital of the State and also caters to the infrastructural needs of industry and trade in the region. It is India's fourth planned capital city. For Location Map Click Here.

    Raipur can be reached by Flight, Train and Road. The details can be confirmed by the relevant Airways, Railway and Road Transport Enquiry.


    Apart from the FAQs stated above, if you have more queries or need further information please get in touch with us on our E-mail: [email protected] / [email protected] or Contact No: 9907252100