Biju Pattnaik College is located in Jayae Vihar, Bhubaneswar. The college was established in the year 1991. It is affiliated to Utkal University. The college offers Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science programs only.
The undergraduate degree program in Arts is offered in the following areas of study: BA in Anthropology, History, Mathematics, Economics, Home Science, Oriya, Education, Political Science, English, Personnel Management, Sanskrit, Hindi, Linguistics, and Telugu. Bachelor of Science degree with Honors is also offered in a few disciplines. For admission to undergraduate courses, candidates must pass in Higher Secondary orEquivalent Examination from an institution recognized by the Utkal University. However, for selection of Honors subjects, the candidate must have secured minimum 40%marks in the concerned Honors subject.
The college library has thousands of titles related to various disciplines of study. There are numerous journals and a large collection of videos, CDs and reference books. The library is divided into three sections: reference book section, the journal section and the newspaper & magazine section. The Computer Center provides free Internet access for students, along with facilities for computerization of administrative jobs.
Accommodation to the students is provided in campus hostels. All the hostels are supervised by the Superintendent and Assistant Superintendent, and coordinated by the Warden. There is a Board of Residence to determine the matters relating to general policy and administration of the Hostels from time to time. The hostel has facilities for sports and recreation. Common mess facility exists in all hostels.