Institute of Media Studies, popularly known as IMS, was founded in 1994 by an inspired group of eminent intellectuals and journalists of Odisha with support and encouragement from the State Government. The Institute is affiliated to Utkal University and recognized by the Government of Odisha.
Library: Library division of Institute of Media Studies was set up in 1994 with an objective to cater the needs of staff, students and research scholars. The library has ample collection of documents and publications. Presently, library is having a number of books, journals, periodicals, magazines. The bulk of collection covers Journalism and Mass Communication, Social Work, management, PMIR, finance and computers with nine subscribed Journals & magazines.
Conference Hall: The Institute has a well equipped conference hall with the seating capacity of up to 100 students. Also fully equipped with audio-visual equipment to make our seminars, meetings, presentations and function unique & memorable.
Hostel Facility for both boys and girls are available.