Maharaja Sriram Chandra Bhanja Deo University, formerly North Orissa University, is a public university in the regional city of Baripada in the state of Odisha, India. Its jurisdiction extends over two districts, Mayurbhanj and Keonjhar.
It is envisioned that the University emerges as a powerful agent of disseminating and advancing knowledge, excellence and equity and fostering community linkage activities thereby contributing towards an enlightened and sustainable civil society. As nation building depends crucially upon human capital, North Orissa University aims.
North Orissa University is dedicated to provide a high quality teaching-learning ambience in higher education in order to groom the students to be intellectually responsive, socially responsible, ethically sensitive and professionally competent.