Samanta Chandra Sekhar Autonomous College, Puri, is one of the leading institutions of higher learning in the state of Odisha. Right since its inception in 1944, the college has consistently maintained an excellent performance record. The students as well as teachers of this college have achieved uncommon successes in various fields. The autonomous status of the college is telling about its commendable past performance. That apart, this institution of higher learning has been accredited Grade A by the NAAC during the second cycle of its assessment.
As a recognition of its potency and performance, this college, of late, has been chosen by the Department of Bio-Technology (DBT), a central Government organization, to avail research grant under “Star College” scheme.