Alumni Association of Berhampur University (AABU)
Creating an engaged, supportive alumni network is crucial to an institution's success. Berhampur University (BU) is proud to have as its alumni across the globe in the form of social scientists, scientists, civil servants, literary critics, media experts, foreign language experts, journalists, political leaders, social activists, technologists, managers and entrepreneurs over the last fifty five years.
Alumni Association of Berhampur University (AABU) aims to foster stronger relations between its alumni and others connected with the University. Berhampur University recognizes its alumni as important stakeholders in its continuing quest to provide excellent education. It realizes the enormous benefits that can come from the engagement and support of its alumni who have considerable expertise in many areas and can help identify strategic directions for BU in the 21st century.
The University had decided to award each year one or more proficient Alumni as Distinguished Alumnus of Berhampur University on 'Foundation Day' of the University. Sri. Satya Sundar Tripathy, UNO Assistant Secretary General, New York, USA was conferred with the 1st Distinguished Alumnus Award on 2nd January, 2020 on the occasion of the 54th Foundation Day of the University. Subsequently, Prof. Ashok Kumar Mahapatra, Vice-Chancellor, Siksha "O" Anusandhan University, Odisha and Prof. Arun Kumar Pati, Harish Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad were conferred with the Distinguished Alumnus Award on 2nd January, 2021.
Aims and Objective of the Association
The main objective of the association is to provide an organization to serve, promote and foster relationship with our alumni and to serve the interests of the university from the inputs of our alumni in making BU a university of international repute and significance.
Executive body members
Registrar, Berhampur University
Chairman, PGC, Berhampur University
Prof. B. C. Choudhury
Prof. Gouri Sankar Tripathi
Prof. Brahma Bihari Panda
Prof. Debiprasanna Patnaik
Prof. Bhagirathi Panigrahi
Prof. Pratap Kumar Mohanty
Prof. Ram Narayan Panda
Prof. Gitanjali Mishra
Prof. Manas Ranjan Patro
Dr. Satyabrata Patro
Dr. Satya Narayan Tripathy
Dr. Ramakanta Bhuyan
Dr. Radha Govinda Padhi
Dr. Subhendra Dash
List of office bearers
Patron: Vice Chancellor, BU
President: Prof. Prakash Chandra Mishra
Vice-President: Dr. Bapuji Samal
Secretary: Dr. Narayan Sahoo
Joint Secretary: Dr. Itishree Gita Kumari
Treasurer: Dr. Padmanav Samal