Odisha Research Centre Inaugurated

  • Inaugurated by Union Minister for Education and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Mr Dharmendra Pradhan Governor of Chhattisgarh, Mr Biswabhusan Harichandan, and  Governor of Odisha, Mr Raghubar Das.
  • It will research art, culture, archaeology, tradition and literature, sociology of Odisha, political process and political culture, agriculture, commerce, business and industry, development trends of contemporary Odisha, science & technology and healthcare, and future technology.
  • It will also work on smart cities, climate change, environmental protection and sustainable development, semiconductors, rare earths and advanced minerals.
  • It is being established in collaboration with the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR); Indian Knowledge Systems Division, Ministry of Education; IIM Sambalpur; IIT Kharagpur; and IIT Bhubaneswar.
  • The objective is the development of innovative epistemological frameworks to explore varied and nuanced dimensions of Odisha’s history, culture, economy and society.
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