1. Best University in Odisha – ODISHA EDUCATION AWARD-2019 – KISS Deemed to be University has been awarded in the category of Best University in Odisha by the Odia Media Private Ltd. This is the 1st State Awards on Excellence in Education.
2. National Award for the Welfare of Children – Dr. Achyuta Samanta, Hon’ble Chancellor of KISS Deemed to be University was conferred with the National Award for the Welfare of Children honoured by His Excellency Shri Ram Nath Kovind, the Hon’ble President of India in November-2017.
3. Energy Globe Award (Fire Category) – KISS won the 15th Energy Globe World Award in the Fire category for the green initiatives undertaken by any Institute. KISS was the only institution from the country to bag the award in the field of environment.