About SOA

Siksha 'O' Anusandhan (SOA) is a Deemed to be University situated in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. SOA was reaccredited by NAAC with an 'A' grade (highest grade under the old system) in 2015 for a period of 5 years. It was ranked as the 38th best National Institution, the 24th Best in University Category of NIRF and the Best Institution in Odisha by the MHRD through its NIRF Rankings in 2018.

ITER is the Faculty of Engineering and Technology of Siksha 'O' Anusandhan. It is located in Campus 1 of the SOA. ITER is the oldest constituent institute of the SOA, having seen light in 1997. It has grown from a fledgling campus with a single three storied building (Academic Block) to one of the best engineering campuses in Eastern India.