- On February 22, 2016
- By Susant
The Berhampur University came into existence on 2nd January 1967 being inaugurated by Dr. A.N. Khosla. The University was later shifted to the present site Bhanja Bihar, named after celebrated poet of Orissa Kabisamrat Upendra Bhanja. Spreading over an area of about two hundred fifty acres the university is 12km and 5 km away from Berhampur .