Rama Devi Women's University

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Rama Devi Women's University
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Mottoसा विद्या या विमुक्तये (Sanskrit)
Motto in English
It is knowledge that liberates
TypePublic
Established2015 (2015)
ChancellorGovernor of Odisha
Vice-ChancellorApajita Chowdhury[1]
Students1,060[2]
Undergraduates689[2]
Postgraduates371[2]
Location, ,
20°17′33″N 85°50′30″E / 20.29263°N 85.841589°E / 20.29263; 85.841589Coordinates: 20°17′33″N 85°50′30″E / 20.29263°N 85.841589°E / 20.29263; 85.841589
Campus28 acres (110,000 m2) Urban
AffiliationsUGC, NAAC
Websiterdwuniversity.nic.in

Rama Devi Women's University is a state university for women in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India. It was founded as the Rama Devi Women's College in 1964 in a small building in Bhubaneswar.[3][4][5] Named after Ramadevi Choudhury, it is the first women's university in Odisha.

On July 1, 2021, the university was accorded with 12(B) status by UGC.[6]

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References

  1. ^ "Six state-run varsities get new VCs in Odisha, Utkal University gets first woman VC". The New Indian Express. 24 November 2020. Retrieved 1 December 2020.
  2. ^ a b c "Rama Devi Women's University Data for NIRF 2020" (PDF). Rama Devi Women's University Jun 11, 2020. Retrieved 17 July 2020.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 1 September 2013. Retrieved 5 June 2012.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ "Archived copy". www.iamin.in. Archived from the original on 13 July 2015. Retrieved 17 January 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Rama Devi & Khallikote colleges to get varsity status". www.telegraphindia.com. Archived from the original on 14 June 2015.
  6. ^ "UGC grants 12-B status to RD Women's varsity". The Pioneer (India). 15 July 2021. Retrieved 15 July 2021.

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