An online venture launched back in 2013 in Odisha aspiring to be a leading online store in the customized apparels segment. The main idea behind starting up this venture was to make this store the final destination where you can find t-shirts, hoodies, Round Neck T-Shirts, Collared T-Shirts, Pullover, Zipper Pullover, Sweatshirts, Personalized Mugs, Mobile Phone Covers and Books (a new inclusion) . And very soon they would be introducing Wallets, Jackets and a lot more to suite your needs as well as the occasion for which it is being made. At “the collegiate store” you can design the merchandise according to your requirement.


IIT BBSR, IIT Delhi, IIT Kharagpur, XIMB BBSR, NIT Rourkela, Nirma University, IIIT Jabalpur, SIBM Bangalore

In less than 6 months they have worked with over 50 clients and have shipped over 15000 units across the country.

Management Team







Smruti Ranjan Mohanty

Founder and CEO
Smruti is the Founder and CEO of Collegiate Store. He sets the direction for Collegiate store’s management committee, plays a pivotal role in creating the vibrant culture and leads the thinking on what e-commerce can offer to the society through Collegiate store’s vision. He is a first generation entrepreneur. Born and brought up in Odisha, he comes from a business background. His father is a civil contractor and mother a house maker.

Having done his B.Tech from JSS Academy Bangalore and MBA from NIT Rourkela, he has worked and interned for many big names before starting this venture in 2013. 

Smruti has grown Collegiate store’s business many folds, created benchmark standards in customer service and set a common vision for sustainable growth in its employees and associates across its business entities. His down to earth attitude and his charm has certainly helped him establish Collegiate Store as one of the leading online store’s in East India.

You can find him saying this always “We believe that Collegiate Store is of the people, by the people and for the people “. Smruti loves travelling, reading, listening to music, researching and not to forget “working”. If you know him, then try calling him late at night, you will surely find him busy cracking a deal.





Ankit Acharya

Co Founder and Marketing Head
Ankit is the Co-Founder and Marketing Head of CollegiateStore. He leads the Marketing function of CollegiateStore. Apart from managing the brand, he also supports all the other verticals. He is also a first generation entrepreneur. Born in Odisha but has travelled and stayed all over India because of his father’s transferable job. Ankit comes from a non-business family, his father works at the top management team for a private limited company while his mother is a house wife. 

He is due to join a graduate college this year. Ankit has done a course in digital marketing and is a certified digital marketing expert. Prior to Collegiate store, he has worked as a Freelance Consultant & Advisor for a leading custom based company in Bangalore. 

He is also one of the youngest startup entrepreneur to be featured by Odialive and YourStory. and undoubtedly the youngest to lead an e-commerce company.

He believes on the quote “Start Young, Start Strong “. Ankit love eating, travelling, talking, partying and not to forget thinking of new “startup ideas”.




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