The College of Agriculture, OUAT, Chiplima, the esteemed institution has been serving the state of Orissa and the nation for more than three decades. The College started functioning from 24.10.81. It is located at Chiplima (20.210N, 80.550E and 155 m above M.S.L) a place situated at a distance of 35 km from the district headquarters of Sambalpur. Â It was established as a second constituent College of Agriculture under Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar. Initially the college started in the campus of then Regional Research Station, Chiplima with an intake capacity of 48 students per year for four years B.Sc.(Ag) degree course.