Kalinga FAQs

FAQs – Kalinga University

Dear Parents, Students and Visitors to our website,

As an endeavour from Kalinga University, we have tried to answer some questions through the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) section. We hope this will be able to give you clarifications on queries you might have and facilitate in understanding more about Kalinga University.

General Questions

1. Where is Kalinga University situated?

Kalinga University is a State Private University located in Naya Raipur (New Raipur), Chhattisgarh, India.

2. Tell us more about Chhattisgarh?

Chhattisgarh is one of the 29 states of India, located in the centre-east of the country. It is the tenth-largest state in India. A resource-rich state, it is a source of power and steel for the country, accounting for 15% of the total steel produced in the country. Chhattisgarh is one of the fastest-developing states in India.

Chhattisgarh has a well connected transport infrastructure through Road, Railways and Air. The official language of the state is Hindi, English & Chhattisgarhi. The Industrial Sector of the states consists of Power Sector, Steel Sector, Aluminium Sector, Natural Resources like Forest & Mineral Deposits and Information & Technologies.

Chhattisgarh, situated in the heart of India, is endowed with a rich cultural heritage and attractive natural diversity. The state is full of ancient monuments, rare wildlife, exquisitely carved temples, Buddhist sites, palaces, waterfalls, caves, rock paintings and hill plateaus.

There are many waterfalls, hot springs, caves, temples, dams and national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in Chhattisgarh.

As Chhattisgarh is a state with Surplus Power, there are no electricity power outages or power cuts.

Chhattisgarh has been time and again ranked 4th in "Ease of Doing Business" by World Bank. It is the 1st State in India to provide legal rights for the skill development to youth by making skill up-gradation schemes. Chhattisgarh has everything to establish a strong industrial base with enabling business environment, providing world class infrastructure with robust government policies, excellent developmental plans and skilled workforce to in turn help build a strong environment for the business.

The advantage of Chhattisgarh for business include; Accelerated Growth, Low Cost of Operations, Naya Raipur (New Raipur), Adequate Infrastructure, Abundant Minerals Skilled Manpower & Knowledge Hub, Excellent Industrial Infrastructure, Surplus Power and Top-Notch Educational Institutions.

Chhattisgarh click here .

3. Tell us more about Naya Raipur (New Raipur)?

Naya Raipur (New Raipur) is located in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Naya Raipur is serving as the administrative capital of the State and also caters to the infrastructural needs of industry and trade in the region.

Naya Raipur is India's 6th Planned City and 4th among the Capital Cities in India. The city is considered to be one of the world's 1st Integrated City and provisions even further expansion and infrastructure upgrade in the future. Naya Raipur is gearing up to be a major education and health hub in Central India, with a bevy of Educational institutes like National Institute of Technology, Hidayatullah National Law University, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Management Raipur.

It is a well connected city with transportation modes via Road, Railways and Air. Swami Vivekananda International Airport is primary airport serving the state of Chhattisgarh. On recent modernisation, it is one of its kind in central India and presently connects Raipur to most of the major Metro cities of India. Raipur Junction railway station is situated on the Howrah-Nagpur-Mumbai line of the Indian Railways and is connected with most major cities. Raipur is surrounded by National Highways and Expressways. The National Highways connect Raipur to various cities.

The Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium or Naya Raipur International Cricket Stadium is a cricket field in the city of Naya Raipur, Chhattisgarh. It is the 2nd largest cricket stadium after Eden Garden cricket stadium (Kolkata) and 4th largest cricket stadium in the world.

Raipur has good shopping malls namely Magneto Mall, Ambuja City Center Mall, Chhattisgarh City Center Mall, Colors Mall, City Mall 36 to name a few. The city is well equipped with multiplexes like PVR Cinemas (Magneto Mall), INOX Cinemas (City Mall 36/Ambuja City Center) Cinemax Cinemas (City Center), Carnival Cinemas (Colors Mall) and more. Raipur has a good amount of hotels and restaurants, from high end to budget ones, catering to everyone’s need as per their budget.

The city has parks, nature & wildlife with the purpose of conservation, recreation and protection. A few of them are Ghatarani Waterfalls, Naya Raipur Central Park, Vivekanand Sarovar, Urja Park, Gandhi Udyan Park, Nandan Van Zoo & Safari, Nandan Van Nature Center, Udanti Sanctuary and Maharajabandh Lake.

Naya Raipur click here.


4. When was Kalinga University Established?

Kalinga University, a premier institution of teaching and research in the country, was established in March 2011 under Chhattisgarh Private Universities (Establishment and Operations) Act 2005 – vide Gazette Notification S. No. 74 dated 25 March 2011 and under section 2 (f) of UGC Act 1956.

5. What are the approvals Kalinga University has?
  • Kalinga University is a State Private University established by the Government of Chhattisgarh and approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) click here.
  • The B Tech & Diploma Engineering Programmes of Kalinga University are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
  • The Law Programmes of Kalinga University are approved by the Bar Council of India (BCI).
  • The Education Programme (B.Ed) of Kalinga University is approved by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) and the State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Chhattisgarh.
  • The Physical Education Programme (B.P.Ed) of Kalinga University is approved by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE).
  • The Bachelor of Pharmacy & Diploma Pharmacy Programmes are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Pharmacy Council of India (PCI).
  • The University is a member of:
    • Association Indian Universities (AIU).
    • Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)
    • Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
    • Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)
    • All India Professional and Management Association (AIPMA)
    • National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)
    • Vocational Training Provider under Chhattisgarh State Skill Development Authority (CSSDA)
    • Uttarakhand Skill Development Mission (UKSDM)
    • Vocational Training Provider under Ministry of Labour and Employment
    • Indian Academy of Social Sciences.
    • “Vigyan Prasar Network of Science Club” – Department of Science & Technology - Government of India (VIPNET)
    • PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI).
    • Indian Importers Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IICCI).
  • All approvals can be viewed click here
6. After completion of my programme from Kalinga University am I eligible for Government (State/Central) Jobs all over India and abroad?

Yes, your degree is recognised for Government Jobs (State/Central) across the country and abroad.

7. After completion of undergraduate programme or post graduate programme from the University, will any Public University in India or recognized foreign university accept me for masters programme or higher education?

Yes, Bachelors & Masters degree from Kalinga University is acceptable in all State, State Private, Deemed and Central Universities in India as well as abroad.

Student Facilities

8. What are the facilities being provided in the campus in form of services for the students?

There are many, including canteen catering to specific food needs for the students, indoor & outdoor games, separate common rooms for Girls and Boys, Web & Mobile enabled academic information, fully equipped Library, University Transport, separate hostels for Girls & Boys, Moot Court, Health Clinic, Food Mess for hostel students, TV Room, Tuck Shop, Recreation Room, Mini Market consisting of ATM, Stationery Shop, Photocopy Shop, Personal Care - Barber Shop & Beauty Salon, Snacks Shop, etc, drinking water dispensers across the University and a truly green integrated campus.

9. How does the Health Clinic cater to students?

The University provides basic medical care through its Health Clinic for their students catering to first aid and minor ailments. For advanced care and consultation, the University has a tie-up with a 300 bedded hospital and Medical College by the name of Raipur Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS).

10. Do you offer the facility of Education Loan?

Kalinga University is in collaboration with Central Bank of India (Branch: Rakhi), to assist in channelizing Education Loans to the willing students. Students are free to avail of this facility.

11. What kind of facility Kalinga University provides regarding transportation and what are the charges?

The University’s fleet of buses facilitates students and staff to commute. The details of the transport routes can be viewed click here.

Transport charges can be viewed in the Fee Structure click here.

12. What are the library facilities offered by the University?

The University has a large library and reading room with capacity of 200 students, consisting of 65,000 books 23 National & 26 International Journals and a student is entitled to 2 books for 15 days against Library deposit. The University is also member of several Online/Digital Libraries including National Digital Library (NDL) and Developing Library Network (DELNET).

13. What are the lab facilities provided to the Engineering & Technology Students?

The University has the following Labs for Engineering students:


  • Applied Chemistry Lab – I
  • Applied Physics Lab – I
  • Engineering Graphics Lab
  • Elements of Electrical Engineering Lab
  • Workshop Practice – I
  • Computer Lab


  • Machine Drawing Lab
  • Material Testing Lab
  • Engineering Thermodynamics Lab
  • Mechanical Measurement & Metrology Lab
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab
  • Thermodynamics Lab
  • Kinematics of Machines Lab
  • Numerical Analysis & Computer Programming Lab (C &C++)
  • Machine Design - I Lab
  • Computer Aided Design Lab
  • Dynamics of Machines Lab
  • Fluid Machinery Lab
  • Machine Design - II Lab
  • Internal Combustion Engines Lab
  • Energy Conversion Systems Lab
  • Industrial Engineering Lab
  • Computer Aided Design Lab
  • Automobile Engineering Lab
  • Heat & mass Transfer Lab
  • Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing Lab
  • Robotics Lab
  • Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Lab
  • Production Management Lab


  • Fluid Mechanics – I Lab
  • Surveying Field Work – I
  • Materials Testing Lab
  • Engineering Geology Lab
  • Fluid Mechanics II Lab
  • Surveying Field Work II
  • Civil Engineering Drawing
  • Transportation Engineering I – Lab
  • Structural Engineering - I Lab
  • Geotech Engineering – Lab
  • Transportation Engineering II – Lab
  • Numerical Methods and Computer Programming Lab
  • Structural Engineering – II Lab
  • Geotech Engineering - II Lab
  • Environmental Engineering - I Lab
  • Concrete Lab
  • Structural Engineering Drawing - III Lab
  • Environmental Engineering – II
  • Quantity Surveying and Cost Evaluation Lab
  • Structural Engineering Drawing - IV Lab
  • Water Resources Engineering Drawing Lab
  • Computer Applications in Civil Engineering Lab


  • Basic Electronics Laboratory
  • Electric Circuits Laboratory
  • Electrical Machines - I Lab
  • Electrical Workshop Laboratory
  • EMMI Lab
  • Analog Electronics
  • DELD Lab
  • Electrical Machine - II Lab
  • Electronic Instrumentation Lab
  • Integrated Circuits & Applications Lab
  • Control System Lab
  • Power System Analysis Lab
  • Power System Protection & Switchgear Lab
  • Power Electronics Lab
  • Microprocessors Lab
  • High Voltage Engineering Lab
  • Electrical Machines – III Lab
  • Electric Machine Design Lab
  • Installation Maintenance & Testing of Electrical Equipments Lab
  • Utilization of Electrical Energy Lab
  • Computer Simulation Lab


  • Basic Electronics Lab
  • Programming with C Lab
  • Digital Electronics & Logic Design Lab
  • Web Technology Lab (HTML/DHTML)
  • Data Structures Lab
  • Computer Hardware Simulation Lab
  • Object Oriented concepts Programming using C++ Lab
  • Software Technology Lab – 1
  • Principles of Communication System lab
  • Database Management System Lab
  • Software Technology Lab – 2 (Java)
  • Microprocessor & Interfaces Lab
  • Computer Networks Lab
  • Computer Graphics Lab
  • Software Technology Lab – 3
  • UNIX and SHELL Programming Lab
  • Soft Computing Lab
  • Network Programming Lab
  • Software Technology Lab – 4
  • Artificial Intelligence & Expert Systems Lab
  • Network Security Lab
  • Software Technology Lab – 5
14. What are the lab facilities provided to the Bio Technology Students?


  • Biochemistry & Maths & Cell Biology & Genetics & Micro Lab
  • Invertebrate and vertebrate & Cell Biology & Developmental biology Lab
  • Evolution, Biochemistry, Paleobotany, Diversity of Microbes and Cryptogams & Fungi, Pteridophyta, Gymnosperms and Angiosperm Lab
  • Physical Chemistry - I Lab
  • Inorganic Chemistry - I Lab
  • Organic Chemistry - I Lab


  • Molecular Biology & Biophysics & Recombinant DNA Technology Lab
  • Genetics & Animal Physiology Lab
  • Cell Biology & Genetics & Diversity, Systematic, Structure Development and Reproduction in Flowering Plant Lab
  • Inorganic Chemistry - II Lab
  • Organic Chemistry - II Lab
  • Physical Chemistry - II Lab


  • Physical Chemistry - III Lab
  • Inorganic Chemistry - III Lab
  • Organic Chemistry - III Lab
  • Plant Physiology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology & Gene Ecology and Utilization of Plant Resources Lab
  • Applied Zoology & Environmental Biology and Evolution Lab
  • Plant, Environment and Industrial Biotechnology & Immunology Lab


  • Cell Biology and Bio- Molecules Lab
  • Microbial Physiology, Molecular biology and Genetics Lab
  • Computer Applications, Biostatistics and Bioinformtaics Lab
  • Macromolecules, Basic Enzymology & Biology of the Immune System Lab
  • Biophysical chemistry & Instrumentation Lab


  • Animal Biotechnology & Plant Biotechnology Lab
  • Genetic Engineering & Bioprocess Engineering and Technology Lab
  • Genomics and Functional Genomics Lab
  • Dissertation
15. What are the lab facilities provided to the Pharmacy Students?


  • Pharmaceutics Lab I
  • Pharmaceutics Lab II
  • Pharmaceutics Lab III
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab I
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab II
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry Lab III
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis Lab
  • Pharmacology Lab I
  • Pharmacology Lab II
  • Pharmacology Lab III
  • Pharmacognosy Lab I
  • Pharmacognosy Lab II
16. How does Kalinga University cater to security of the students?

Entire campus including hostels, parking and academic areas are very well secured through in-house & security agencies with guards. CCTV cameras have been installed at all the places to keep a close vigil in the campus.

17 How the student is able to apply for issuance of Bonafied/Provisional/Migration/Transfer/Character /Transcript/Duplicate Marksheet/Verification/Name & Surname Correction/Diploma/Degree?

The student can download the Application Form from the link provided below. The student will fill up the appropriate form, attach the relevant documents required as per the form, self attest the attached documents and Speed Post (Only) to the University Campus address along with the relevant fees for issuance of the desired document. The Diploma/Degree will be issued within 45 working days on the receipt of the above said and the rest of the documents will be issued within 15 working days of the receipt of the above said. click here.

18. What are the indoor games facilities provided by the University for the students?

The University has indoor games facilities which include snooker/pool table, table tennis table, chess and carom board.

19. What are the outdoor games facilities provided by the University for the students?

The University has outdoor games facilities which include international level basketball court, volleyball court, cricket pitch, football field, tennis court and badminton court.

20. What are the facilities provided by the University to the students for fitness?

A student’s fitness centre is at the University campus which has treadmill, stretching machine, suspension trainer, stationary bike, abdominal bench, cross trainer and weight training equipments. There is a certified Weight & Fitness Trainer as well.

21. What other recreational facilities are provided by the University for the boarding students?

For the boarding student’s we have a music teacher and a certified martial arts trainer.


22. What all documents the person has to carry at the time of Registration?
The documents required for UG & PG Programmes:

Required photocopy for UG Programme

  • 10th
  • 12th/Diploma
  • Caste (for category)
  • 4 Photos

Original Documents required are:

  • TC-CC of Last qualification
  • Migration of Last qualification

Required photocopy for PG Programme

  • 10th
  • 12th
  • Graduation Mark Sheet
  • Caste (for category)
  • 4 Photos

Original Documents required are:

  • TC-CC of Last qualification
  • Migration of Last qualification
23. Can I take back the original documents with me?

Your original documents will be retained by the University until your registration/enrollment completion. Please do not forget to take an acknowledgement for your original documents.

24. Where can I get the prospectus and application forms?

The application material can be obtained from the following places:

Campus : Kalinga University, Kotni, Near Mantralaya Naya Raipur – 492101, Chhattisgarh. Call: 907252100

City Office : SLT Water Front, First Floor, 301-303, Opposite Telibandha Talab, Raipur - 492001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9907252100

Offices in India

Ambikapur : Near Central Bank of India, Khare Complex, GudriChowk, Ambikapur - 497001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097016

Bhilai : 111, Khichariya Complex, Opposite Dominos Pizza, Nehru Nagar, Bhilai - 490020, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097017

Bihar : 101, First Floor, Raj Residency, Mitra Compound, Behind - Alankar Place, Above - Hotel Shivam, Boring Road, Patna - 800001, Bihar. Call: 9386591194, 7070999001

Bilaspur : 101,1st Floor, Rao Trade Center, Satyam Chowk, Near - Big Bazar, Bilaspur - 495001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097004

Jagdalpur : G-23, Nagar Nigam Vyavasayik Complex, Chandni Chowk, Beside Bansal Nursing Home, Jagdalpur - 494001, Chhattisgarh. Call: 9303097018

J&K : 1st Floor, Opp: Jee Enn Sons Parry Pora Bahgat, Srinagar - 190005, J&K. Call: 9109109071

Kolkata :2/138A, Dumdum Road (Tanwar Colony), Kolkata - 700074. Call: 9599039955

North East : 1st Floor, Jivitesh Manor, Sreenagar Path, R.G.B Road, Guwahati - 781005, Assam. Call: 9127752761

Rourkela : 2nd Floor of Urban Bank Building, Shakti Nagar Chowk, Rourkela - 769006 (Odisha). Call: 9599039955

Sambalpur :Plot No.- 479, Supkar Building in front of Budharaja High School, Budharaja Sambalpur - 768004 (Odisha). Call: 9599039955

Shahdol : Near Hotel Parul Palace, Burhar Road Shahdol - 484001, Madhya Pradesh. Call: 9303097006

Siliguri: 37 Bidhan Road Commercial hub building, Opposite Hotel Dolly Inn, Siliguri - 734001, West Bengal. Call: 9304725524

Varanasi : B34/130- 12 1, Brahmanand Nagar Colony, Durgakund, Varanasi – 221005, Uttar Pradesh. Call: 9109167127-28-29

Offices outside India

Afghanistan 1 : 6, Amir Business Center, Choke Pole Sorkh, Karte se, District 3, Kabul, Afghanistan. Call: +93 792224409, +91 7470783000

Afghanistan 2 : Shop No-3, 2nd Floor, Jan Tower, Opp. Shahan Institute, 2nd Street, Kart-e-Naw, Kabul, Afghanistan. Call: +93784060690, +93730303079

Bangladesh: C/O IICCI BANGLADESH LTD House # 2/A, Road # 8, Baridhara Diplomatic Zone, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh. Call: +8801841150405, +91 7470784000

Nepal : 1st Floor, Dillibazar, PutalisadakChowk, Opp. BatuleGhar, Kathmandu, Nepal. Call: 9823486747, 014425106

Nigeria Plot 976, Olusegun Obasanjo Way, Suite 1F2 Threshold Business Suites, Wuye District, Abuja - 900211, Nigeria. Call: 08161224215

For Admission: Mobile - 9907252100

You can Apply Online click here.

You can Download Application Form click here

25. What should the candidate do if he/she does not have the scorecard available with him/her & not even available on the internet?

In this case the candidate will be given provisional admission and she/he will furnish an affidavit/undertaking that she/he will be furnishing the appropriate score details & documents within 60 days from the start date of the Course.

Even if the candidate is not able to furnish the required details, a maximum time limit is given till the start of the 1st Examination. If the candidate is still not able to provide the score details & documents, she/he will not be allowed to appear in the 1st Examinations and the candidate will be cancelled without refund.

26. If the person has done his XII from distance learning/open learning/private, is she/he eligible to do B. Tech through Kalinga University?

Yes, provided the course is recognized and equivalent to 10+2 examination conducted by CBSE or other recognized Boards.

27. Is it necessary for the parents to attend/accompany children during counselling?

No. It is not mandatory for parents to attend / accompany children during counselling.

28. Do I need to pay the admission/tuition fee at the time of counselling / admission?

Yes. The fee is to be paid on the day of counselling/admission.

Fee/General Queries

29. What is the Fee Structure for the various programmes offered by Kalinga University?

For Fee Structure of various programmes provided by Kalinga University (One of the Lowest Fee Structures – Non Profit University)

Indian: click here.

International: : click here.

30. Will the tuition fee change next year?

The Tuition fee will remain unchanged for the entire duration for a particular batch. However other charges like Transport, Hostel Fee, etc may change.

31. In whose favour should the application Demand Draft (DD) be made, where should it drawn and in which bank should it be made?

All the fees payable is accepted through Cash/Cheque or Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of “Kalinga University” payable at Raipur.

32 Are hostel charges included in the Tuition Fee?

No. The hostel fee is mentioned separately and can be referred from the Fee Structure details click here

33. Can there be a refund of fees after admission or if a student withdraws from the course?

Fee Refund will be according to the University refund policy.

34. Other than the course/tuition fee what other fees needs to be paid?

Other than course/tuition fees, you have to pay other charges which has been mentioned in the Fee Structure Indian: click here. Indian:

35. Is there any Uniform?

In order to lend brand-exclusivity to our students, uniform is mandatory for the students. All students are advised to follow this practice inside the campus. There university provides the uniform for which there are charges in the Fee Structure - to know click here. Indian:


36. What kinds of programmes/courses are provided by Kalinga University?

For examination result and student verification click here.

37. What kinds of scholarships/schemes are provided by Kalinga University? If yes what is the criteria.

For various schemes provided by Kalinga University click here.

38. What type of companies/industry tie ups with Kalinga University?

For details on industry tie ups click here.

39. If a new branch is added in the University from the next year can a student change their branch?

No, a student cannot change his branch in the next year .

40. What is the eligibility for Lateral Entry to get the admission in the course? If yes what is the criteria.

Indian: click here

International: click here

41. The Industry Integrated programmes; how is it beneficial if attending the programme?

Industry Integration is a process of integrating academic curriculum with the industry requirements making the end product a useful input for the industry.

In the Industry Integrated programme, a student spends 50% of course duration in classroom backed-up with Communication Skills Training, Data Analysis Skills Training, Computer Training, Special Employability Skills Training, etc and the balance 50% of duration in an Industry/Company with stipend.

For details on various Industry Integration programmes offered by the University

Indian: click here

International: click here


Kalinga University is situated in Naya Raipur (New Raipur), the Capital of Chhattisgarh. Naya Raipur is serving as the administrative capital of the State and also caters to the infrastructural needs of industry and trade in the region. It is India's fourth planned capital city. For Location Map click here.

Raipur can be reached by Flight, Train and Road. The details can be confirmed by the relevant Airways, Railway and Road Transport Enquiry.

Apart from the FAQs stated above, if you may have more queries or need further information please get in touch with us on our E-mail: [email protected] or Contact No's: 9303097043.