Welcome to Jagadguru Kripalu University

Jagadguru Kripalu University has been established to offer world-class education and avenues to students aspiring to build great careers for becoming global leaders of the future. At this juncture of the 21st century, as society transitions into the Age of Knowledge, students have unprecedented opportunities to realise their vast intellectual, mental, and physical potential. The curriculum, pedagogy, faculty and environment at JKU are designed to inspire young minds and illumine their intellects to imbibe best of the East and the West.

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    Holistic Education

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    Combining the Best of East and West

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    Creating Leaders

Why JKU?

उद्धरेत् विद्यया आत्मानम्

“Elevate yourself through knowledge”

The university motto is a strong call-to-action for students to transform their personalities through the power of knowledge. The education at JKU will emphasize the practical application of theoretical learning that will help students solve real-world challenges. Students will develop the erudite intellect, clarity of vision and the skillsets for personal and professional success in life, and also contribute to elevate others around them.


Visit Our Campus

JKU Campus
JKU Campus

Spread over a 100-acre naturally abundant campus with state-of-art infrastructure and facilities, JKU forms a perfect setting for students to cultivate eminent qualities of head and heart. The campus is at a distance of 10 km from Cuttack and 20 km from the Bhubaneshwar, the capital of Odisha. The lush-green and hi-tech JKU Campus caters to all the comforts and needs of students for healthy and happy living. Facilities include hostels and residences for students and faculty, sports infrastructure, modern high-tech classrooms, auditoriums for recreation and cultural events, hospitals and round-the-clock security.


Dr. S.K. Dash joins as Chancellor of JKU and Chairman, Board of Governors

Dr. S.K. Dash is a globally recognized scientist, visionary, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is a founder of the probiotics industry worldwide and has made it his life’s mission to research and promote the benefits of probiotics.

Dr. Dash has shared his expertise in adjunct professorship positions at both Minnesota State University and South Dakota State University. He recently established the Dr. S. K. Dash Probiotic & Prebiotic Innovation Center for Excellence and Endowed Professorship at the Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar (India) and South Dakota State University (USA).

An active philanthropist, Dr. Dash has also been integral in the establishment of several universities, hospitals, schools and orphanages for the needy around the world. He served as a director of Kalinga Hospital in Bhubaneswar, India, director of the Hospital Corporation of Odisha, president of the Odisha Society of Americas, and Chairman of the Kalinga HCO Foundation. Other positions that Dr. Dash has held include director of the International Probiotics Association, Chairman of the Hindu Society of Minnesota, Director of the India Association of Minnesota, and founder and chairman of the Dr. Dash Foundation (USA). He is the founder of the SKBET center in IIT Bhubaneswar. He is actively participating to promote the Jagannath culture across the globe. He inspires to work innovatively for the mankind and is a role model and hero for millions of youths across the globe.

Latest News

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    JKU Chancellor Donates 25 Lakhs To CM Relief Refund Odisha For COVID Relief

    Bhubaneswar: Chancellor of Jagadguru Kripalu University Dr. S.K. Dash has contributed Rs 25Lakh to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund (CMRF) to help the Od...

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    Shree Madhusudan Mishra (IAS-Retd) joins as Registrar of JKU

      Shri Madhusudan Mishra is an ingenious retired IAS officer of the 2005 batch. He was Additional secretary to Govt of Home Department (2019 – 20...

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    Shree Harish Rangacharya joins as Member Board of Governors

    Mr. Harish Rangacharya is a serial entrepreneur who has taken Entrepreneurship as a profession immediately after passing out with a top rank from IIT, Ma...