Bhubaneswar: Governor and Chancellor Dr. S.C. Jamir appoints Prof. (Dr.) Chitaranjan Tripathy as Vice-Chancellor of Biju Patnaik University of Technology for a period of five years with effect from the date he assumes office as such or until further orders. At present, Dr. Tripathy is working as Vice-Chancellor of Sambalpur University. He is having more than 32 years of teaching experience with 11 years of administrative experience as Dean, Principal and Vice-Chancellor. He has 62 research papers published in international and national conference with 61 papers in journals. 10 scholars have been awarded Ph.D under his guidance.