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I had heard a lot about KISS, but after visiting the institute, I am astonished to see such a large number of students here. I have never seen such an institution anywhere in India.
The way KISS is trying to change the lives of tribal people in a positive way by providing education is very important. Babasaheb Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar had always given importance on the kind of upliftment through education of tribal, Dalits and other backward classes.
My admiration for KISS has increased. It never ceases to amaze me. Vision, dedication, and passion in creating an institute with 25,000 children must be applauded. KISS is an oasis in Odisha. It reflects the vision of Dr. Achyuta Samanta.
Every year, during Durga Puja, I make it a point to spend some quality time with my school-mates and peers from my youth and teenage years at Kalarabanka, my native village. My village of Kalarabanka, my peers, though hardworking, in most cases could not continue studies beyond classes 8, 9 or 10 be...
Achyuta Samanta, after obtaining Master’s Degree in Chemistry in 1987 from Utkal University, started his career at 22 years of age. He has 30 years of teaching experience to his credit so far.
Prof. Samanta went on to serve KIIT as its first Chancellor and has had the distinction of being the youngest Chancellor of any Indian University. He served University Grants Commission (UGC) as Member for two consecutive terms (2008-11 & 2011-2014) and was a Member of the Executive Committee of All Indian Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
20 January 1965 ( As per actual)
20 January 1964 (As per certificates)
Education: (Ph.D.) Social Science
Gusi Laureate – 2014
World Congress of poets 2019
FORMER GENERAL PRESIDENT OF:
Indian Science Congress Association
Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS)
Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT)