University of Health Sciences Bill, 2021
University of Health Sciences Bill, 2021 was passed by the Odisha Assembly to bring medical and paramedical institutions under the University of Health Sciences. Previously, these institutions were affiliated to different universities.
The Bill brings together various medical and paramedical institutions under one university to promote deeper understanding of the study of medical sciences. It will help in the adoption of new methods of teaching and research in the field of medical sciences. Latest technologies will be introduced through the University of health Sciences. It was also announced that all medical examinations will be conducted through this university.