UMA CHARAN PATNAIK ENGINEERING SCHOOL, BERHAMPUR previously known as Berhampur Engineering School named after the Great Freedom Fighter and Eminent Parliamentarian Late Uma Charan Pattnaik was established in the year 1956. It is located in the Silk City at a distance of 3 Kms form the Railway Station and 3 Kms from the Bus stand. It is located 180KM south of state capital Bhubaneswar and 10 Km from Gopalpur on Sea.
The Industries Department, Government of Odisha took over this institution for better management from the private committee on 12th November 1958. The institution is affiliated to the State Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (SCTE&VT) Odisha & AICTE New Delhi, is under the Administrative Control of Director of Technical Education and Training, Odisha, Cuttack which comes under the Skill Development & Technical Education Department, Government of Odisha.