Established in year 2002.

The Objectives of The Uranium

  • Promoting the quality of science education in secondary schools of Odisha in both Odia and English medium (ICSE and CBSE streams) schools since 2002. From 2016, higher (Senior) secondary (class and +2 Science) level will be taken in its fold.
  • Motivating the students in the secondary (Junior and Senior) level to pursue basic science including engineering and medical courses in higher classes and join in IITs, IISER, NISER, and KVPY and take up a career in science, engineering and medical research.
  • Haunting science talents of our state having gifted scientific acumen and brilliance by conducting state wide talent search examination (Uranium Talent Search Examination-UTSE) every year for secondary (Junior and Senior) school students.
  • Instill competitiveness in science subjects among students of Odia and English medium schools for Juniors(VII, VIII, IX and X) and Chemistry among Senior Students; i.e class XI/XII (CBSE) and +2 Science (CHSE, Odisha).
  • Conduct coaching classes after class VIII for the screened candidates periodically for IIT, IISER, NISER and KVPY and other entrance tests.
  • Training and motivating the science teachers in secondary (Junior and Senior) level with advance methods and concepts of science with higher level thinking skills. For that the organization conducts orientation-cum-refresher courses for science teachers centrally at the Uranium Training Centre, Cuttack and also at various places of the state.
  • Extending all possible support to talented students of our state coming from economically backward parents by way of offering free coaching and awarding scholarships for higher level study.

 

The Primary Focus of The Uranium

  • To popularise Chemistry among science subjects in secondary level (Class VII, VIII, IX, X) although physics courses are included in all the programs.
  • To popularise only Chemistry in higher (Senior) secondary level i.e. XI (CBSE) and +2 Science (CHSE, Odisha).


[NB: The Uranium functioned as a Society under Society Registration Act since 2002 and for better functioning of the activities it has been converted to a Public Trust under Indian Trust Act since May 2014 vide Registration number 621/40391402591/ dated 02.05.2014. Dr. Sudhansu Sekhar Tripathy, Formerly Senior Reader in Chemistry, Ravenshaw College, Cuttack is its Managing Trustee.] 

Latest News

new International Mole Day celebration (ଆନ୍ତର୍ଜାତୀୟ ମୋଲ ଦିବସ ଉତ୍ସବ) for Lower and Higher Secondary Students will be held on 23rd October 2021 from 6.02 am to 6.02 pm. 
For details click here.

new The Merit Certificates of UTSE-2021 class VIII and IX students for both 1st Level and 2nd Level UTSE-2021 can be downloaded by the selected candidates now. The selected candidates (click here to get the list) are required to download their certificates by 30th November 2021.
Click here to download.

new UTSE-2022 for Class VII, VIII and IX of both Odia & English medium schools will be held ONLINE on 6th February 2022 at 2.00 PM.  Guidelines will be published soon.