The College of Horticulture, Chiplima is first of its kind in the state of Odisha located at Chiplima in the district of Sambalpur. It is the sister institute of College of Agriculture, Chiplima. The College was established during 2008 under the financial assistance from Western Odisha Development Council, Odisha with an intake capacity of 24 students. Two years after, the seat capacity increased to 48 students. The College has produced 190 nos. of graduates in 5 batches of both boys and girls and 4 batches (192) students are continuing their study. Students of this college have proved their academic excellence in JRF Examinations. Besides these, the students of this college have brought glory by participating in the Inter University Sports and Cultural Events competition.
The College was functioning in the building of college of Agriculture, Chiplima. Later on during 2014 it was shifted to its own building having 04 laboratories, 04 class rooms, 01 Seminar hall, 01 conference hall, 01 Internet lab, office room, Associate Dean’s chamber and 0 sitting rooms for faculties. The College is having a well spacious Examination Hall. Talented and dynamic faculty members are imparting teaching. The students are accommodated in 02 boys’ hostel and 02 girls’ hostel located inside the campus. The hostels are provided with 90 liter storage capacity water cooler cum- purifier and inverter facility for steady supply of power. The hostels are well secured by 24 hours watch and ward provision. There is library facility in the College both for the students and faculty members.