Back in the seventies, there were only a handful of trains running from Cuttack to Tatanagar. The Ut...
To become great is difficult, to maintain is more difficult and to continue with the same intensity ...
Ever since the lockdown began, I have been writing a blog every day. Most of these thoughts are from...
With the Corona Pandemic came other crisis, the crisis of labour and migrant workers in India. The s...
I am conscious of energy, effort and commitment to build KIIT and KISS. I congratulate Dr. Achyuta Samanta for all your achievements. The students of KIIT & KISS are the future of India and the world.
My visit to KISS has reconfirmed my belief that education is not preparation for life, but it is life itself. Dr. Samanta has successfully used education as a tool to fight poverty and inequality.
I had heard about KISS earlier. You are the future of not only India; you are the future of the world. You can change the world as the whole planet is now in your hands.
The socio-cultural itinerary has been one of my multi-frontal sojourn for holistic social reform and transformation. I merely couldn’t remain content with Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KIIT & KISS) and have never forgotten my roots and phi...
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)