The Programme Performance & Outcome Monitoring Unit (PPOMU) is an independent and professionally managed entity under Finance Department, Government of Odisha. The goal of the unit is to help improve process of governance through evaluation of State Government programmes and schemes. PPOMU is involved in conducting concurrent monitoring and evaluation as well as impact assessment of flagship schemes implemented by different departments.

            The PPOMU became operational on June 27, 2013 pursuant to the announcement made in the Budget speech delivered by the Honourable Minister, Finance in 2012, which inter alia contained a reference to set up an unit to ensure objective and impartial assessment of programme delivery and outcome monitoring.