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List of famous alumni from Utkal University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Utkal University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Utkal University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Utkal University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Utkal University.

Sarojini Sahoo and Ramesh Prasad Mohapatra are included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Utkal University?” and “Which celebrities are Utkal University alumni?”
Sarojini Sahoo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Utkal University Alumni
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Sarojini Sahoo is an Orissa Sahitya Academy Award winner Indian feminist writer, a columnist in The New Indian Express and associate editor of Chennai based English magazine Indian AGE, who has been enlisted among 25 Exceptional Women of India by Kindle Magazine of Kolkata. Born in the small town of Dhenkanal in Odisha, Sahoo earned her MA and PhD degrees in Oriya Literature and a Bachelor of Law from Utkal University. She now teaches at a degree college in Belpahar, Jharsuguda, Odisha. She is the second daughter of Ishwar Chandra Sahoo and the late Nalini Devi and is married to Jagadish Mohanty, a veteran writer of Odisha. She has a son and a daughter. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 62

Birthplace: Dhenkanal, India

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Roopa Mishra

Age: 40

Birthplace: Angul, India

Devdas Chhotray is a writer in the Oriya language and the first vice-chancellor of Ravenshaw University. His work consists of poetry, short stories, lyrics, musicals and screenplays. Chhotray's father Gopal, a recipient of Padma, Central Sahitya Academy and Sangeet Natak Academy Awards, was an architect of modern Oriya theatre. Chhotray's four decades of poetry and lyrics have been translated into Indian and foreign languages, and he has been published in Bengali ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 63

Birthplace: Cuttack district, Eurasia, Odisha, East India, India, + more

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Ramesh Prasad Mohapatra

Ramesh Prasad Mohapatra was an archaeologist and scholar on Orissan Studies. He served as curator for archaeology at the Orissa State Museum from 1963 to 1989 and made important contributions to historical research especially in the fields of archaeology, art history, religion, and other aspects of Orissan cultural history. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 50 (1939-1989)

Birthplace: Dhenkanal district