Siksha 'O' Anusandhan (SOA)
SOA is a NAAC accredited Deemed to be University situated in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
SOA was granted greater autonomy (graded autonomy) by the UGC in 2018, one of the few to be granted so in India.
MHRD NIRF India Rankings
SOA is the only higher Educational Institution in Odisha to be listed within first 40 in the overall category and in the first 25 in the University Category under the NIRF (MHRD) Ranking of 2018.