SAMBALPUR: Work for the everlasting campus of Odisha State Open College (OSOU) at Badsinghari has taken off with the development of the boundary wall. A 40-acre land has been earmarked for the campus on the outskirts of the town. The Odisha State Police Housing and Welfare Company (OPHWC) is executing the work.
OSOU Vice-Chancellor Arka Kumar Das Mohapatra and registrar Manas Ranjan Pujari visited the positioning lately to take inventory of the work. Pujari knowledgeable that the OPHWC has set a goal to finish the boundary wall development by Might this yr.
It has additionally been determined to start out development work of the executive constructing quickly and a agency has already been awarded the work. The executive constructing might be accomplished inside 18 months, Pujari added. As per the grasp plan, the executive constructing, educational block, library, ability growth centre, multi-media centre, pc heart and a guesthouse will come up on the everlasting campus.
Because the World Financial institution has sanctioned Rs 15 crore to OSOU, the authorities have determined to assemble the boundary wall and administrative constructing within the first part. Different services might be developed later.
The OSOU is developing close to the place the place the everlasting campus of Indian Institute of Administration, Sambalpur (IIM-S) is being arrange.
At present, OSOU is working from a small facility on premises of Gangadhar Meher College (GMU). Sources stated if every part goes as per plan, the varsity is prone to begin working from its everlasting campus by the tip of 2022.