Gunupur has a rich cultural heritage and has secured a significant position in the educational map of Orissa since the beginning of the century. Presently it boasts of two-degree colleges, two MCA colleges and six high schools apart from GIET, GICS and GIMS promoted by us. Then there are a host of computer training and coaching institutes. In short, the atmosphere is absolutely conducive to learning away from the din and bustle of city life.
Gunupur,located on the foothills..... of the picturesque Eastern Ghats, on the banks of river Bansadhara, at an altitude of 89 feet from the mean sea level at the southeastern border of Orissa. The population of about 75,000 is cosmopolitan. The climate is temperate. The environment is pollution free and the setting idyllic with greenery all around.
It is well connected..... …….. both by rail and road. Around 120 buses connect to Gunupur directly with Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Berhampur, Jeypore, Nawarangpur, Sunabeda, Rayagada,Bhawanipatna, Indravati, Damanjodi, Umerkote etc. in Odisha and Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Srikakulum etc. in Andhra Pradesh. It has got the rail connection that links Gunupur with Naupada, a junction on Howrah Chennai route. Express trains like Bokaro Allepy, Samata, Samaleswari etc link Gunupur via Rayagada, Odisha and trains like Howrah - Chennai Mail, Guwahati-Express, Falaknuma Express etc. like all other south bound trains link Gunupur at Palasa, AP.
Students can easily travel from West Bengal, Kerala, Bihar, Jharkhand, U.P., M.P., Delhi, Punjab, and Himachal Pradesh to Gunupur. North eastern state, Nepal and Bhutan students can travel via Howrah, West Bengal.