Rayagada College was established in 1966 in Rayagada, Orissa. The institute is duly approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The various courses of this college are affiliated to Behrampur University. It has an annual intake of 1063 students.
The college offers B. Tech. Degree courses in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), Information Technology (IT), Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE), Mechanical Engineering, and Civil Engineering. In addition, Bachelor’s degrees are also offered in Arts, Science, and Commerce. In order to qualify for admission, students should have a Bachelor's Degree in any discipline at Higher Secondary (10+2) level. They should also have appeared for Orissa JEE conducted by State Government of Orissa or Common Entrance Test (CET) conducted by Orissa Private Engineering Colleges Association (OPECA).
Communicative English is highly stressed in this college. Use of Audio visual aids, conduct of assignments, practice lessons, group discussions and coaching on GRE/TOEFL models are held in the Spoken English Laboratory. Mock interviews are conducted in mirror-fitted cabin to enhance inter-personal skills and body language.
Basic science is taught with lab practical classes in rooms well equipped with sophisticated instruments. Separate Hostels for Boys and Girls with excellent catering facilities at affordable rates. Problems, if any, are solved promptly by the immediate intervention of the Management. Every hostel is provided with a telephone, television and facilities for indoor and outdoor sports. A medical officer is specially appointed to take care of the health of the students