Situated at Cuttack
near the river Mahanadi
and Barabati Stadium
, the Kala Vikash Kendra offers training in Indian dance forms and music. Started by Babulal Doshi, a social activist, it is affiliated to Indira Kala Sangit Viswavidyalaya and Akhil Bharatiya Gandharv Mahavidyalaya Mandal, Maharashtra
. Classes are imparted in Hindustani vocal, Odissi vocal, violin, sitar
, pakhauj, tabla
dance up to the post-graduate level.
The college has a mini demonstration stage–cum-auditorium, a museum, a research wing, a library, a conference hall, and a stage-cum-auditorium with a seating capacity of 820 people. A girl's hostel is attached.