Dr. ACHYUTA SAMANTA
Founder, KIIT Group of Institutions, KIIT University and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences
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A warm welcome to the web pages of KIIT !

Over the years, KIIT Group of Institutions has emerged as a preferred destination for education in India and abroad. It is unique in offering world class education from Kindergarten to Postdoctoral level under one umbrella. This year, KIIT has received applications for admission into its various academic programmes from across the world like the USA, Japan, Germany, Indonesia, Malaysis, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Kuwait, Ghana, Ireland and Austria. Besides the regular schools, KIIT has set up new schools of learning-Schools of Mass Communication, Design, Film Studies, Sculpture, Tourism & Hospitality Management from this academic year to meet the aspirations of the students and professionals interested in the respective fields. The schools have put in place a highly skilled team of faculty with a mix of rich academic and professional experience.

KIIT University, a constituent of KIIT Group of Institutions, ranks among the top professional education centres of the country. Updated curriculum and quality pedagogy, for which the University is well known, equips the students with the cutting edge competence to succeed in today's competitive society. KIIT's focus on excellence and philosophy of 'education with a human touch' has attracted attention of noted academicians and scientists from different parts of the world. This includes visits of two Nobel laureates, Prof. Rolf M. Zinkernagel (Nobel laureate in Medicine, 1996) and Prof. Richard R. Ernst (Nobel laureate in Chemistry, 1991), in recent times.

A KIIT graduate is respected by all the top names of corporate world and multinational corporations. KIIT graduates also excel at national level sports, performing arts and even beauty pageants. More importantly, KIIT grooms its students as a responsible and socially concerned citizen.

These pages will help you explore our programmes and activities in detail.

 
BRIEF PROFILE OF DR. ACHYUTA SAMANTA (www.achyutasamanta.com)
MEMBER-NATIONAL BODIES
University Grants Commission (UGC), Govt. of India, New Delhi
Executive Committee, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Govt. of India
Coir Board, Govt. of India

CAPART, General Body, Govt of India
CAPART, Regional Committee, Bhubaneswar

National Executive Council, Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Govt of India
Executive Committee, Indian Red Cross Society, (Odisha State Branch)
Academic Council, Central University Odisha, (Nominated by Govt of India)
VICE PRESIDENT

Bharat Scouts & Guides, Odisha

MEMBER-INTERNATIONAL BODIES
International Association of University Presidents (IAUP), U.K.
International Institute of Education(IIE) New York
Association of University of Asia Pacific (AUAP)
University Mobility in Asia & the Pacific (UMAP), Bangkok (Thailand)