Municipal College, Rourkela

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Municipal College Rourkela, Odisha, INDIA
The Crest Logo
Motto Sanskrit: विद्या विन्दतेम्रितम
Motto in English Knowledge imparts Immortality
Established 1978
Type Public Education and Institution
President Mrs. Jyotsna Rani Patnaik
Principal Sri S.S.Mohanty[1]
Academic staff 110
Students 2756
Undergraduates 478
Location Rourkela, Odisha, India
India22°13′24″N 84°50′48″E / 22.223204°N 84.846575°E / 22.223204; 84.846575Coordinates: 22°13′24″N 84°50′48″E / 22.223204°N 84.846575°E / 22.223204; 84.846575
Campus Urban, Uditnagar Rourkela
Affiliations CHSE Sambalpur University

Municipal College, (Oriya: ମୁନିସିପାଲ୍ କଲେଜ) Rourkela is one of the oldest institution imparting +2, undergraduate degree (Arts, Commerce & Science) to the students in western Odisha & around. The college laid its foundation in the year of 1978 under Rourkela Education Development Society (REDS) which was due to patronage of the founding member Mr.A.J Alex I.A.S ex ADM of Rourkela & NAC(CT) Mr. Pitambar Mohanty OAS(I).[2]

Municipal College


The college started its intermediate education in the year 1978, while that of undergraduate degree of commerce was introduced in the year 1980 along with BSc in 1981 and BA in 1985.The college is affiliated to both Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha for +2 level & Sambalpur University for +3 level of undergraduate degree.

Courses offered[edit]

  • Higher Secondary Education (Class 11 & Class 12/+2 Level) in:[3]
  1. Arts
  2. Science
  3. Commerce
  • Undergraduate degree (+3 Level) in:[4]

1. BA

  • B.A (Pass & Honours)
  • B.A(Honours)

2. BSc

  • B.Sc (Pass & Honours)
  • B.Sc(Honours)

3. BCom

  • B.Com (Pass & Honours)
  • B.Com(Honours)


Municipal College NCC Cadet's
  • NCC

The NCC in college include two separate groups of boys & girls, The NCC (National Cadet Corps) is under 9th Odisha Battalion, which provides qualities of leadership, discipline in the students, in this Cadet's attend various camps to improve their skills.

  • Youth Red Cross Unit
    Youth Red Cross Unit

It is a group maintained by college students which maintains well equipped first aid box and conduct's various blood donation & health check up camps.

  • Cultural Associations

In this the students participate in various debates, quizzes & essay competitions, It include dramatics, athletics society which conduct's several programs.[5]


  1. ^ "about principal". Municipal College website. 
  2. ^ "about college". Municipal College website. 
  3. ^ "about +2 courses". Municipal College website. 
  4. ^ "about +3 courses". Municipal College website. 
  5. ^ "About Activities". Municipal college website. 

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