The Sambalpur University move was catch by the Odisha Chamber on 10-12-1966 to accomplish long admire dream of the all people of Western Odisha for formation of a University. The University initiated functional from 1-01-1967 with Prof.Parsuram Mishra as the 1st Vice-Chancellor. The University was begun on 4-01-1967 by Hon’ble authority A.N.Khosla. The University initiated functional in 1967 in a rented confidential house at Dhanupali, Sambalpur and in Authority house at Ainthapali, Sambalpur from 1968 - 1972.
|Institute Type||State Government University|
|Name of the Institute||Sambalpur University - SU|
|Established||4 January 1967|