“My Loveable KIITians” is a phrase that every graduate from KIIT University dearly remember and the incumbent batch are delighted to hear for first time. Dr Achyuta Samanta is an educationalist, philanthropist, humanitarian, socio-entrepreneur, policymaker and a writer. He is the founder of Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology (KIIT) and Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS), both educational institutions of global repute and recognition. Besides education, Dr Samanta has made contributions in the field of Women Empowerment, Rural Development, Tribal Upliftment, Art, Culture, Literature, Media and Television, Social Work and Spiritualism. Know more about this modern day philantrophist fakir, a man in white shirt, denims and chappals.