B.J.B Autonomous College is one of the premier educational institutions of the State. It came into existence in 1957 through the initiative of the Government of Orissa. Named after Buxi Jagabandhu Bidyadhar Bhramarabara Ray Mahapatra, the rebel extraordinary of pre-independent India, it is located over an area of 28.2 acres of land near Kalpana Square on he National Highway connecting Cuttack and Puri. It is situated at a distance of 3 k.ms from Biju Patnaik International Airport and 2 k.ms from Bhubaneswar railway station. It was an affiliated college of Utkal University till 1998. It has been functioning as an autonomous institution since 1999 following the conferment of autonomy by the UGC. The college was placed in Grade ‘A’ in 2004 after an assessment by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous body of the University Grants Commission,To know more about B.J.B. Autonomous College Bhubaneshwar, Orissa, please visit their website at www.bjbcollege.in, where you can check news update, application form, exam dates, admit cards, placement drive dates, and more other important details. B.J.B. Autonomous College Bhubaneshwar, Orissa is well known college/university among students these days.
The college is known for its commendable infrastructure with 42 class rooms, 8 galleries and 3 halls. The laboratories are well equipped and adequate for the students. The time-table for engagement of classes and for conduct of various academic programmes is adjusted in such a manner that the infrastructure is optimally used. It has also a sprawling play ground of 22,317 sq.mts., catering to both indoor and outdoor games and sports requirements of the students.
The Placement Cell is managed by a specially trained team of faculty members as Co-ordinators. The Cell aims at providing opportunities of employment in different sectors by conducting campus drives and off campus drives in collaboration with various organizations of repute. In the last three years annual campus drives were organized in association with organizations like IBM Daksh, Genpact, TCS, Wipro, Infosys, HSBC,SBI (for Probationary Officers). Hundreds of students at their final degree stage are given opportunities in the drive and many of them have been selected and are now working in different reputed organizations of the country.