Prananath College Building


Brief History

Philosophy is a universally recognized discipline and its history is as old as Man’s. Similarly the department of Philosophy in this college enjoys a very pride position since its foundation on 28th January 1959. This department was introduced with the subject LOGIC in intermediate level and gradually became Philosophy in degree level with 32 Honours seats. This department works with a team of Four Professors and the achievement of this department is explained as under.
Programme offered
B.A. (Philosophy Hons.)
Inter disciplinary courses
Political Science, Sociology, Mathematics, Psychology and Physical Science
Intake Capacity (Students)

Faculty Profile
(including teaching, non-teaching & technical staff)

Dr. (Mrs.) Nandita Chhotaray
MA, Ph.D
Lt. Jitendra Kumar Swain
Mrs. Puspita Priyambada Tripathy

Remarkable Achievements

  1. Maximum portion of the students are selected for admission in P.G at UtkalUniversity, Vanivihar and other outside Universities
  2. There are some students who have also admitted for M.Phil in outside universities.
  3. Our students actively participate in organizing awareness camps for illiteracy and eye-donation camps.
  4. Campus Placement is highly active in our College and specially the Students from Department of Philosophy avail the high opportunity through N.C.C .
  5. The students from this Department also ranked as employee in Police Department. This is the pride of this Department.


Name Qualification/Position
Dr. Rajkishore Sahoo Principal Ramchandi Mahavidyalaya , Gadamanitri
Prof. Brundaban Dakua Department of Philosophy Rajsunakhala College,Rajsunakhala
Mr. Raghunath Swain Senior Auditor, Secretariat(local fund Audit)
Dr. Kailash Chandra Moharana Senior lecturer,Department of Philosophy, Balugaon college
Mrs. Swarna Prava Patnaik Social Worker, Khordha
Mr. Birendra Chhotaray Department of Forest
Mrs. Chinmayee Pattnaik Lecturer in Philosophy, Brahmani Jharilo College
Dr. Prasanta Ku Panigrahi Lecturer Philosophy, Jatni College, Jatni