In 1961, the Legislature of the State of Orissa enacted the North Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology Act, 1961 (Orissa Act 1961) with the object of establishing and incorporating a University of Agriculture and Technology for the agricultural education of the people of the State..
An adivasi dominant area of Eastern Odisha. It is Recognised by UGC,PCI,DEB,BCI&AIU. This University is spread over 100 Acres of land surrounded by SIMILIPAL NATIONAL PARK in pollution free, lush green and eco friendly environment. We have taken utmost care not to disturb the ecological balance of the area due to erection of buildings and other infrastructures. Equal importance is also given to the flora and fauna of the area.