Top Arts Colleges In Orissa

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Odisha(or Orrisa) is situated on the North-East coast of India. It was known as Kalinga in ancient times and was popularly known for the bravery of its people in Ashoka’s time as it was the only place in the India which the great king Ashoka failed to achieve. People majorly speak Oriya in Odisha. Its capital is Bhubaneswar. Odisha is famous for the Puri-Jagannath temples of Lord Jagannath and considered as one of the four Dhaams of Hinduism. During the Rath-Yatra in the festival of Jagannath-Puri lakhs of devotees participate. Odisha has a very big wildlife area. It has a National Sanctury named Simlipal National Reserve. Odisha is the 9th largest state by area in India, and the 11th largest by population.


Art and Craft of any particular region display the unique blend of history and philosophy. Crafts and art embed in them the long process of history in which the civilizations evolved and merged to yield the finest effect of cultured life. They are, in fact a reflection of the entire culture and heritage of a particular race. Orissa’s art and craft show as much variety and color as its past. The land in fact is rich in its diverse artistic achievements. Having unique and distinct traditions of painting, architecture, sculpture, handicrafts, music and dance, Orissa has certainly been a paradise for arts and artisians to evolve. The various art forms for which Orrisa is famous are: Applique Work Bamboo and Cane work Dhokra Metal Casting Horn Works, Stone Works, Jhoti, Chita & Muruja, Lacquered Crafts, Traditional Paintings, Palm Leaf Paintings, Papier Mache Silver Filigree Sarees of orissa Terracota Wood Craft Unhusked Rice Craft Patta Chitra Sand Art.

Arts and Arts Colleges in Orissa

Arts has always been considered as a subject inferior to science and engineering. But , with the introduction of new fields of study in this subject, Arts is regaining its fame in the youth of this country. Various institutes provide a Bachelors degree in Arts(B.A.), for which following subjects need to be studied  Economics, Philosophy, Geography, Political Science, Literature, Sociology, Psychology, History, Library Science, Anthropology, Education, Archaeology etc. After completing Bachelors degree, students may go for a Masters Degree in Arts that includes subjects like Education, English, Fine Arts, Teaching, History, Geography and Philosophy.A team of experts was setup to configure the list of Arts Colleges in Orissa. This panel consisted of HR managers of top companies, firms and recruitment firms. After the conduction of survey, the below provided list was configured using the following parameters-

  • Selection Process
  • Academic Excellence
  • Reputation
  • Infrastructure  
  • Student Care 


1Sambalpur UniversitySambalpur
2Gangadhar Meher CollegeSambalpur
3Berhampur UniversityBehrampur
4Central University of OrissaKoraput
5Fakir Mohan UniversityBalasore
6Aska Science CollegeGunjam
8North Orissa UniversityMayurbhanj
9Ravenshaw UniversityCuttack
10Sri Jaydev College Of Education & techBhubneshwar


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12 Responses to Top Arts Colleges In Orissa

  1. vvvnjjjg says:
  2. subhendu sahu says:

    Give me the details contact of best BA college in odisha


    My Total family income is 20000 PM. My Son has just passed +2 Arts securing 60% from CHSE Odisha. I want to facilited better degree education within my reach. Pl suggest me.

  4. abhisek panda says:

    Odisha is the one of the best state which is popular in art education.In this state many student get government job in case of india.

  5. saswat nayak says:

    odisha is well known for its arts and culture .if you really want to make a career in arts you should have to come odisha to make a practical look and a beautiful career from its colleges.

  6. karishma says:

    If you have a dream to make your carrier in arts stream then choose the best college among these top listed colleges.

  7. SHRUTI PRIYA says:

    On the terms of education ORISSA is not lacking behind….The ruins of a major ancient university and center of Buddhist learning, Ratnagiri, were recently discovered in ORISSA. Scholars from far away lands, such as Greece,Persia and China used to study philosophy, astronomy, mathematics and science at this famed university. Taxila, Nalanda and Ratnagiri are among the oldest universities in the world.If our ancestors have followed this path then why shouldn’t we… Here are the list of TOP ARTS COLLEGES IN ORISSA… GO FOR IT GUYS!!!!!!!

  8. Er Ketan Joshi says:

    Orissa is an state of culture as we know that in orissa there is an several type of an arts were followed and the dance art of an orissa was really appreciated and the blossom music of orissa people behaviour , environment each and every thing in orissa is their own art of living and if any student were looking forward to arts so they will definitly go through orissa and this article was totally based on the top most arts colleges in orissa.

  9. preeti nisha says:

    We all know orissa as an educational hub. It has uncountable colleges. science,commerce,arts ,engineering or medical its has colleges for all. Every year a huge population migrate to orissa for pursuing various professional courses. Talking specifically about arts colleges in orissa that we can surely count them. In the post above is mentioned the top arts colleges of orissa. Some colleges are exclusively for women too.
    It provides a great opportunity to those interested in following arts as their career.

  10. SNEHA SINHA says:

    Art’s is a subject that demand one’s creative excellence..The list provides the name of top arts colleges in Orissa.As in the blog it is rightly said that arts provides a unique blend of history and philosophy.Orissa is known for its rich cultural heritage.Thus it is rightly said that Orissa has a rich artistic background..So anybody opting for arts subject can go through this post

  11. ishita shukla says:

    The INDIAN state of ODISHA has a rich culture and artistic heritage. Due to the reign of many different rulers in the past ,arts and crafts in underwent many changes giving an artistic diversity today in the form of traditional handicraft, painting and carving , dance and music. I would like to briefly descibe each of these…
    Odishi dance, Baunsa Rani, Chaiti Ghoda,Chandu Nata
    MUSIC: Odishi music is a combination of four distinctive kinds of music , namely:
    sangitmava chandrika, natya manorama, sangita kalalata and Gita prakasha
    SO, keeping in mind such a rich artistic background i think it will be a good option for students who want to study arts. so below i give a list of most prominent arts colleges:
    Hope u find it helpful…:)

  12. KRITI DAS says:

    Nice attempt to describe the true rich culture of Orissa in minimum words

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