The Fakir Mohan University, Orissa was established by the Government of Orissa under Section 32 of theOrissa University Act, 1989. The University has also been duly recognized by the UGC. It has also been accredited by the Association of Indian Universities.
In reality, it become the largest University from the point of view of the numericalstrength of colleges and students in India. The State, however, ultimately decided to open two University, Fakir Mohan University at Balasore and North OrissaUniversity at Baripada in July 1999
Address: Fakir Mohan University
Vyas Vihar Balasore – 756 019 Orissa
Type: State University
Tel: (06782) 264244,261711,263732
Phone : 06782-264244, 9437264717
Phone : 9437103129