B.J.B Autonomous College is one of the premier educational institutions of the State. It came into existence in 1957 through the initiative of the Government of Orissa. It is located over an area of 28.2 acres of land. It was an affiliated college of Utkal University till 1998. It has been functioning as an autonomous institution since 1999 following the conferment of autonomy by the UGC. The college was placed in Grade ‘A’ in 2004 after an assessment by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)

The college offers Undergraduate education with 16 different honours subjects leading to Bachelor of Arts, 9 honours subjects leading to Bachelor of Science and 1 honours subject leading to Bachelor of Commerce Degree.

Apart from regular courses for the degree of Bachelor in Arts, Science and Commerce, some selected Self-Financing Courses have been introduced with the approval of the Government such as Master in Social Work, B.Sc. with Honours in Biotechnology and Computer Science as well as Diploma in Medicinal Plant Management. The College at present is running the Self-financing Professional Courses in collaboration with:

  • Heritage Vision Education Trust, Bhubaneswar
  • Prativa Education Trust, Bhubaneswar
  • YOURS Trust, Bhubaneswar

The college offers four self financing courses at the UG level and five self financing courses at the PG level. Three of the self financing UG courses are Integrated courses which are for a duration of five years.

Admission to the regular Bachelor’s degree courses are based on the merit of the candidates in their qualifying examination. However, candidates applying for the self-financing courses need to sit for an entrance test conducted by the college.

BJB Autonomous College Highlights

Establishment Year 1957
Type of College Private
Approved by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) University Grants Commission (UGC)
Affiliated with Utkal University
College Campus 28.2 acre
Admission Process Online/ Offline
Courses offered BA, B.Sc., B.Com., Self finance courses
Website http://www.bjbcollege.in/home

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The college offers various courses at undergraduate levels across streams of science, commerce and arts with lot of options in subjects for specialization. Also self-financing courses at UG and PG level are also provided at the institute.

Courses Details
B.A Duration: 3 years
Specialization: Anthropology, Economics, Education, English, Geography, Hindi, History, Mathematics, Music, Oriya, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology, Statistics
Eligibility criteria: The candidate must have passed H.S.C from a relevant board and relevant subjects.
B.Com Duration : 3 years
Specialization: Commerce
Eligibility criteria: The candidate must have passed H.S.C from a relevant board and relevant subjects.
B.Sc. Duration: 3 years
Specialization: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science, Botany, Biotechnology, Zoology, Statistics, Anthropology
Eligibility criteria: The candidate must have passed H.S.C from a relevant board and relevant subjects
Self-Financing UG Courses Duration: 5 Years (3 Years for B.Sc. ITM)
Courses: IMBA, IMSc.ETC, IMSc.BI, B.Sc. ITM
Eligibility: Minimum 40% in aggregate without extra optional, if any, at the Higher Secondary or equivalent Examination in any stream.
Self-Financing PG Courses Duration: 2 Years
Courses: MAJMC, MCFC, MATHM, MBA-Lateral Entry
Eligibility: Minimum 40% in aggregate at the 3 year Bachelor’s Degree Examination in any stream from a recognized College / University

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BJB Autonomous College Admissions

The BJB college offers B.A., B.Sc. and B.Com courses under various specializations at the postgraduate level. All these courses are offered for duration of three years. Admission to all these courses is based on the merit of the candidates in the respective qualifying examinations. Applicants are not required to appear for any entrance test

Admission to all the courses the self-financing UG courses are based on the entrance test conducted by the college. The candidates need to appear for a 75 marks MCQ type entrance test for admission to these courses. The BJB college also offers five self-financing courses All these PG courses are offered for a duration of two years and candidates applying for these courses need to sit for an entrance test conducted by the college in order to evaluate the candidates for the respective course.

The registration is done through online as well as offline mode. Applicants who wish to apply can submit the application form on the official website of college. They can also download the same from the college website.

How to Apply

  • The application form can be obtained both online as well as offline
  • Online application forms can be downloaded from website
  • Application Form cum Prospectus can be available at the College counter on payment of Rs. 250
  • Application Forms and Prospectus can also be obtained by post on payment of Rs.300 only each through a Demand Draft drawn in favour of the college office.

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BJB Autonomous College Placement

The Placement Cell is managed by a specially trained team of faculty members as Co-ordinators. The Cell aims at providing opportunities of employment in different sectors by conducting campus drives and off campus drives in collaboration with various organizations of repute. 

  • In the last three years annual campus drives were organized in association with organizations like IBM Daksh, Genpact, TCS, Wipro, Infosys, HSBC,SBI (for Probationary Officers).
  • Hundreds of students at their final degree stage are given opportunities in the drive and many of them have been selected and are now working in different reputed organizations of the country.

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BJB Autonomous College Facilities

Infrastructure: The college is known for its commendable infrastructure with 42 class rooms, 8 galleries and 3 halls. The laboratories are well equipped and adequate for the students.

Library: Besides each Department of the College has a Seminar Library for which Books and Journals are procured every year for the use of students and teachers.

Total Number of Books in the Library 63,521
Total Number of Periodicals 835
Average Number of Books per Student 24

Games and Sports:  The Institution has earned an equally excellent name in the field of sports. It bagged the University Championship in BasketBall and Cricket in 2007-08. Many students represented the University in the East Zone Inter University Cricket and BasketBall Tournaments. It has also a sprawling playground of 22,317 sq.mts., catering to both indoor and outdoor games and sports requirements of the students.

Hostel: There are four hostels for general category (boys and girls) as well as for SC/ST students which provide accommodations to the students Junior Hostel, Ladies Hostel, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Hostel, and General Hostel.

Computer Center: Though the College does not have a separate Computer Centre of its own, the facilities available through the joint collaboration of the College and the Computer Point are used by the Students and the Staff as when required. The Centre has a total number of 8 P.Cs and 1 Printer.

There is a post office on the campus, besides a canteen. The college has provision for NCC(Men/Women, Army wing/Air wing) and NSS( Boys & Girls). The Womens’ Cell of the college has been in operation since 2000-2001. It aims at protecting the dignity and rights of the women students. In accordance with the orders of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, an Anti-Ragging Cell has been formed in the college.

BJB Autonomous College Faculty

The faculty strength of the college is 80. The members of the Faculty are highly qualified and involved in teaching and research. Most of them have research publications in Journals of International and National repute. Most of the teachers are invited as Resource Persons to UGC Refresher Courses and other prestigious academic or literary programmes. Some of the members of the Faculty are also well known creative writers of the state.

  • Number of Associate Professors: 27
  • Number of Assistant Professors: 8

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Ques. What are the short term courses offered?

Ans. M.A. in English, Hindi, History ,Political Science and Tourism Management, Bachelor’s Degree in Arts, Science, Commerce, Social Work and Tourism Studies, PG Diploma : PGJMC, PDDRD, PGDT, PGDDE and PGDHE, Diploma : DNHE, DECE, DCE, DAFE, DTS, Certificate Courses : CDM, CAFÉ, CES, CFN, CHR, CIG, CLD, CNCC, CPFM, CRD, CTE, CTPM, CTS, CWDL, CWED

Ques. What are the institutional awards given at the institute?

Ans. As B.J.B. (Autonomous) College is a premier Degree College of Orissa State, a number of memorial Awards/Prizes have been instituted to encourage the students to achieve excellence in their respective field. Some of these are Krushnapriya Rath memorial prize, Udayanath Rath memorial prize, Hemanta Kumar Rath memorial prize etc.

Ques. What is the way by which the college provides financial help to its students?

Ans. BJB provides Financial aid from Central Government, National Scholarship, Scholarship for Children of freedom fighters, National Talent Scholarship, Govt. of India Hindi Scholarship, Financial aid from State Government, Senior college merit scholarship, Post-Matric scholarship for SC/ST students from TRW Department, Scholarship for Teacher’s children, Scholarship for OH/PH students, Scholarship for sons and daughters of workers of iron-are mines of Orissa etc.

Ques. How to check the result?

Ans. The college uploads year-wise results on its official website. After the completion of the regular exam, the students can access the result by visiting the official website. The following steps can help to check the result:
  • Visit the official website of BJB Autonomous College
  • On the menu bar, click on the Results tab
  • From the drop-down menu, select the particular year for which you need the result for
  • Click on the Show button
  • A list of different courses along with their PDF download link will be displayed
  • Click on the desired course PDF file link