Rourkela is well known in Odisha for its unique environment in education , particularly Engineering Education. A list of popular educational institutions under various categories including Schools are provided below.
- Popular Odia and English Medium Schools
- Colleges ( Science, Commerce and Arts )
- Engineering Colleges and Institutes
- Management Colleges and Institutes
- Biju Patnaik University of Technology ( BPUT )
- Metropolitan University ( Proposed by State Govt. )
Note from Rourkelacity Admin :
In order to retain and continue offering quality education and catering to its almost 6 lakhs citizens, Rourkela nees an Engineering and Medical College either from the State Govt. and/or Central Govt. investments. SAIL RSP , L&T , OCL can be pushed together to contribute towards setting up higher education opportunities in their said areas of Greater Rourkela.