Lt Col (Dr) Jyotirmaya Satpathy (b Jan 6, 1968) has been awarded the post-doctoral degrees (DLitt) four times – for South Asian Studies, Utkal University of Culture (May 2007); for Business Administration, Utkal University (July 2009); for Industrial Relations and Personnel Management, Berhampur University (July 2011) and for Economics, Berhampur University (July 2013). 
In addition, he holds the PhD degree from three universities – in Analytical Economics, Utkal University (2000); in Applied Economics, Manipur University (2004) and in Management, Fakir Mohan University, Balasore (2015). He has also done MPhil twice – in Economics, University of Hyderabad (1993) and in Education, The Global Open University, Nagaland (2009).