Raipur (thestates.news) | Kalinga University, Raipur a NAAC Accredited University with Grade B+ and Ranked among
Top 151-200 Universities of the Country in NIRF Rankings 2021, has been established as a
multidisciplinary research focused and student centric university with the aim to support learning
that will advance human knowledge to develop and educate the leaders of tomorrow and research
that tackles the most pressing problems of the state, the country and the global community.
Strategically located in the Smart City of New Raipur, this University has started carving a niche
for itself in the education domain and is rising as a shining star on the horizon of quality
education. It is fast emerging as a center of excellence of Higher education in Central India.

Following are some exceptional achievements of Kalinga University –

 NAAC Accredited University with Grade B+
 9th State Private University in the country granted approval under section 12 (b) of UGC
Act 1956 for Research and Innovation
 Ranked in top 151-200 Universities of the Country in NIRF Rankings 2021
 Award of Best Private University in Central India by ASSOCHAM (National Education
Awards 2020)
 44th Rank in Top 50 Private State Universities Outlook-ICARE India University Ranking
 Engineering Department is Ranked 3rd Best in the Country as per survey by CSR in 2019
 Top University in Innovation Award by Competition Success Review 2020

Kalinga University continues this journey of excellence by taking yet another commendable
initiative of organizing an extremely essential seminar, as a part of its Outreach program under
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative. Kalinga University is organizing “Free of
Cost” seminar on the topic ‘Career opportunities in Start Ups and Entrepreneurship’ for school
and college final year students, parents, schools / college principals & faculty and anyone who is
seeking knowledge about career options for himself/herself in the field of Design. The resource
person for the seminar is Dr. R. Sridhar (Vice-Chancellor, Kalinga University). The seminar is to
be conducted on 16 th April 2022 (Saturday) 10.00 AM to 12.00PM at the Auditorium in Kalinga
University Campus.

The seminar will shed light on how to make a career in the field of Start-ups and how to be
successful in entrepreneurship. There are a variety of advantages of working for a startup. As
startups have fewer employees than large, established companies, employees tend to wear many
hats, work in a variety of roles, which undertakes more responsibility as well as opportunities to

Entrepreneurship is the ability and readiness to develop, organize and run a business enterprise,
along with any of its uncertainties in order to make a profit. The most prominent example of

entrepreneurship is the starting of new businesses. Having knowledge of various subjects in
business, finance and management will strengthen your expertise in entrepreneurship by
building a strong theoretical foundation. Hence, this seminar will prove to be the need of
the hour for students and any other individual looking for valuable guidance in this field.
All participants will be issued a Certificate of Participation.