On November 7th 1996, the Andhra Pradesh Agricultural University was renamed Acharya N. G. Ranga Agricultural University to pay tribute to the Parliamentarian Acharya N.G. Ranga, an outstanding educationist, peasant leader and freedom fighter. A huge bronze statue of Acharya N.G. Ranga was framed at the main campus of the University.
The university offers courses leading to graduate, post-graduate and PhD degrees. Admissions in under-graduate courses are done on basis of the performance of the candidates in the state-wide Engineering, Agriculture and medicine Common Entrance Test, EAMCET, conducted by the Government of Andhra Pradesh. For Masters Degree courses admissions are based on the past academic record and performance in entrance test while for admission into PhD, the past academic record and performance in interview is the criterion for selection.
Acharya Nagarjuna University (Nagarjuna University) is one of the Universities located in the region of Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India. It is one of the major universities in the country covering many colleges and institutes of different districts in the region. It is located in Nagarjuna Nagar, on the Northern part of Guntur City, a major centre for learning in the state of Andhra Pradesh.The university is an outgrowth of a Post-Graduate Centre of Andhra University, which was established in 1967 at Nallapadu area of Guntur and then relocated to Nambur/Kaza area on the east of the city. The Centre gained affiliating university status in 1976, and opened with ten post-graduate courses. The university is named after Acharya Nagarjuna, the pro-founder of the Madhyamaka path of Mahayana Buddhism.
Andhra University is one of the older premier universities of India. It was established in 1925 and shared affiliation with Madras University in the initial years. Andhra University is the first university in India which offered an under graduate programme.
There are a total of 575 affiliated colleges of Andhra University, spread across the five districts under the territorial jurisdiction. There are more than 76,000 enrollment in undergraduate courses and 20,000 students in PG Courses. The University is supported by about 860 teachers and more than 2500 non-teaching and technical staff. Andhra University is one of the top universities in South India. The university also runs a school of distance education which was started in 1972. Andhra University (AU) is a UGC recognized public university. The library of Andhra University was started in 1927. Initially named as Andhra University Library, it was renamed in year 1968 after the former Vice-Chancellor Dr. V.S.Krishna. The Library has two branch Libraries, one in Engineering College and other in Law College. The Library is housed in an imposing structure overlooking the sea.
Dr B R Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU) was formerly known as Andhra Pradesh Open University. It is located in located in the city of Hyderabad. The Open University has been instrumental in opening numerous opportunities for working people and those who want to improve their academic qualifications and professional skills. Established by an act of the Andhra Pradesh state legislature, it has developed a wide network of more than 200 study centers spread throughout the state of Andhra Pradesh.BRAOU has developed a multi-media teaching-learning approach which comprises of self-learning print material, supported by audio, video lessons and regular broadcast of lessons through All India Radio. The education system of the University is flexible in terms of admission, choice of programs, duration, age requirements, teaching methods and evaluation procedures. It offers various courses covering almost all the levels of higher education viz. certificate, undergraduate, professional, diploma, post-graduate and research programs.
The Dravidian University, Kuppam, Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh, India was founded on October 20, 1997 by the Government of Andhra Pradesh, with the initial support extended by the governments of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala for an integrated development of Dravidian languages.Dravidian university is the first in the state of Andhra Pradesh to start 5 year Integrated Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). Soft Skills Enhancement Training (ASSET) such as Communication, Computer, Analytical, Personality Development, and Career Perspectives are an additional part of CBCS.
English and Foreign Languages University (EFL University) is a UGC recognized university established in 1972. It is situated in the city of nawabs, Hyderabad. The main campus of EFL University is in Hyderabad; however it also operates campus at Lucknow and Shillong. The EFLU provides the study of English and foreign languages. The university is known for training the teachers, production of teaching materials, and extension services to improvise the teaching standard of English and various Foreign Languages in India. The EFLU currently offers academic programmes in English, Arabic, French, German, Japanese, Russian and Spanish.
The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI Society) was established in 1984 as a not-for-profit educational society in Andhra Pradesh, India. The institution has been offering quality education to students across the country through its various programs in the field of higher education.With the sponsoring and establishment of eight universities across the country, the institution today has a good national presence. Seven of these eight universities have been established in the states of Uttarakhand, Jharkhand, Tripura, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Meghalaya through acts passed by the legislative assemblies of the respective states. The eighth university, namely the Icfai Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE), has been declared as a deemed-to-be University under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956. A few more university applications are at an advanced stage of processing by the respective state governments.
Under the special policy of providing a systematic education in Art and Architecture to the present needs of Human Facility and Entertainment Industry Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University was established by Act of Andhra Pradesh State Legislature No.31 of 2008.
Refer Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University website (http://www.jnafau.ac.in/) for latest updated information on admission, date sheet and results. Here you can also download undergraduate, postgraduate courses list, syllabus, fee structure details and admission form.
JNTU College of Engineering, Anatapur stands aloft on a solid foundation of past glory and prestige. This college was started in the year 1946, under the post war reconstruction program and functioned at guindy campus, Madras for two years and was shifted to Anantapur in 1948. It was in the year 1958 that the college was shifted to the present permanent buildings accommodating the Administrative block, Laboratories, the Engineering Departments, Library and the Hostel blocks.Refer Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University website (http://www.jntuanantapur.org) for latest updated information on admission, date sheet and results. Here you can also download undergraduate, postgraduate courses list, syllabus, fee structure details and admission form.
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, situated in Hyderabad, is the first technical university in India. Popularly known as JNTU, the university was named after the name of former Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru. JNTU was established with the purpose of imparting and improving the standards of higher technical education in India in general and in the state in particular. The university also has its campus in the districts of Kakinada and Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh.
National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University (JNTU) with ‘A’ Grade, for its academic excellence. The university is a member of The Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and is recognized and funded by University Grants Commission (UGC). The distance education mode of JNTU is being recognized by Distance Education Council (DEC). The university is imparting quality technical education in the state, for the past four decades.
Koneru Lakshmaiah College of Engineering now K L University is a private University located in the Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh, India. K L University consists of 11 academic departments, and six schools of excellence, with a strong emphasis on scientific and technological research.
Established in 1980, the college is located in a 50 Acre site abutting Buckingham Canal, about 8 km from Vijayawada in Guntur District. The college is recognized by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation. The college is certified by ISO 9001 - 2000.
Kakatiya University is a public university located in Warangal, Andhra Pradesh, India. It is one of the largest recipients of central government educational funds, evidenced by the recent external campus facelift and vast expansion and acquisition of the latest IT equipment and related peripherals. Kakatiya University is located in the historical town, Warangal, erstwhile seat of the Kakatiya rulers and an important town in north Telangana region.The rapid growth of this university is mainly due to strong foundation and vision of Prof. K. Venkata Ramiah, first Vice Chancellor of this university.
The university is offering about 120 programs at undergraduate and postgraduate level in the faculties of arts, science, commerce and business management, social sciences, education, engineering and pharmaceutical sciences with 340 constituent and affiliated colleges spread over four districts of Andhra Pradesh. The faculties of all the departments, with 248 teaching staff and 622 non-teaching staff.
Krishna University was established in Machilipatnam Krishna district Andhra Pradesh in 2008. It was established by the state of Andhra Pradesh to promote education in various streams of education in the district. The university has the entire district under its jurisdiction. Various infrastructure facilities include various laboratories, internet facility, reading room, guest house, various extra-curricular activities and other facilities.
Refer Krishna University website (http://www.krishnauniversity.net/) for latest updated information on admission, date sheet and results. Here you can also download undergraduate, postgraduate courses list, syllabus, fee structure details and admission form.
Maulana Azad National Urdu University is a central university named after the first education minister of India. It is a UGC recognized public university situated in the capital city of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad. It was established in 1998 with a vision to promote Urdu language and vocational education. The University has recently been awarded "A" Grade by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC). Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) also has a Directorate of Distance Education where around 15,000 students take admission in various under graduate and post graduate courses. MANUU has 9 regional centers, 5 sub-regional centers and 140 study centers in various states in India.
Osmania University (also known as OU for short) is a public university situated in the city of Hyderabad in Andhra Pradesh, India. It is named after the Last Nizam of Hyderabad, Mir Osman Ali Khan. The name derives from the name of the founder, Mir Osman Ali Khan, the Nizam of Hyderabad. It is one of the oldest modern universities in India. It was the first Indian University to have Urdu (اردو) language as medium of instruction. It is one of the largest university systems in the subcontinent with over 300,000 students on its various campuses and affiliated colleges. It is particularly well known for its Arts, Sciences, Commerce, Engineering and Technology departments. Its faculty of management is considered as one of the best management institutions under the university system. Osmania Medical College was once part of the same university system. It is now transferred under the supervision of NTR University of Health Sciences.
Refer Osmania University website (http://www.osmania.ac.in/) for latest updated information on admission, date sheet and results. Here you can also download undergraduate, postgraduate courses list, syllabus, fee structure details and admission form.
Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University, located in Hyderabad, was founded by the state government with the merger of Sahitya, Sangeetha, Nataka, Nritya and Lalitha Kala Academies, International Telugu Institute and Telugu Bhasha Samithi into one. Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University functions as central organization for teaching and research in language and literature, history and culture, fine arts and performing arts, religion and philosophy of the Telugu speaking people.Refer Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University website (www.teluguuniversity.ac.in) for latest updated information on admission, date sheet and results. Here you can also download undergraduate, postgraduate courses list, syllabus, fee structure details and admission form.
The University it’s located at Kurnool and its legal power pairs to a field of 10 miles among and throughout the region of Kurnool. The University has been granted with an A Grade certification by the NAAC constituted by UGC. The university leads conventional degree, post graduate and research courses as well as areas like Geology, Pharmacy, Criminology & Forensic Science, Anthropology, and Computer Applications which draw a large number of students. It is a state university and a member of The Association of Indian Universities, AIU.Refer Rayalaseema University website (http://www.rayalaseemauniversity.ac.in) for latest updated information on admission, date sheet and results. Here you can also download undergraduate, postgraduate courses list, syllabus, fee structure details and admission form.
Satavahana University Located in picturesque region of Manair Dam of Karimnagar District in Andhra Pradesh. Satavahana University offers several courses in diverse disciplines. Satavahana University started as a degree college and it has now grown into a university. Campus of the Satavahana university is located in an area of approximate 42 acres.
Satavahana University lays emphasis on high quality value-based education with need-oriented courses and training. It conducts Masters in Economics, Urdu, Sociology, Commerce, Computer Science and Chemistry. Apart from these courses, professional education is imparted in Business Administration and Computer Application. The University has introduced creativity in teaching, learning and research to build a knowledge base and promote quality initiative which can empower human beings and develop human resources to meet the societal needs. The university has also been instrumental in providing high class education in the district.
Sri Krishnadevaraya University (SKU) is a public university in Anantapur in the state of Andhra Pradesh catering to the higher educational needs of the revenue districts of Anantapur and Kurnool. Sri Krishnadevaraya University has earned its name as a centre of academic excellence and it is also accorded with a four star status by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Refer Sri Krishnadevaraya University website (http://www.skuniversity.org/) for latest updated information on admission, date sheet and results. Here you can also download undergraduate, postgraduate courses list, syllabus, fee structure details and admission form.
Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam (Sri Padmavati University) is a women's university in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India. It was established as a state University by the Andhra Pradesh legislature in 1983, named after the goddess Sri Padmavati, the consort of Lord Venkateswara. The university has approximately 3,000 students.
The campus of Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam covers 138 acres (56 hectares) located in a semi-urban area at the foot of the sacred Tirumala Hills. Funds for the development are received from UGC and State Government.It is a State University admitting students from all three regions of Andhra Pradesh namely Rayalaseema, Telengana and Coastal Andhra. The University was established with the objective of promoting professional education for women so as to make them self reliant and able citizens of the country.
elangana University is located at Nizamabad in Andhra Pradesh. It was was established under an Act of 2006 of Andhra Pradesh legislature. There are more than 150 colleges in the state that are affiliated with the university. Telangana University has educational jurisdiction spread across three districts of Andhra Pradesh namely Adilabad, Medak and Nizamabad.Telangana University offers various postgraduate level courses in a number of conventional, non-conventional and career oriented streams. All the programs offered by the University have been modeled under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). Education is accorded in English, Hindi, Urdu, Telugu, Applied Electronics, Social Work, Applied Statistics, Biotechnology, Botany, Geoinformatics, Pharma, Botany, Commerce and Law. Career-oriented courses like Business Administration, Computer Science and Mass Communication are also offered. Telangana University has paced itself with time and has been continuously adding and updating new courses to its curriculum.
University of Hyderabad is a central university situated in Hyderabad, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh. It is a premier institution of post graduate teaching and research and was established on 2nd October, 1974. The University of Hyderabad also offers courses under distance learning programs. It was recently named as no. 1 University in the country in the research and development arena. The university is situated at GachiBowli, at a distance of 20kms from the city of Hyderabad on the old Hyderabad-Bombay highway.
There are 8 hostels for men and 5 hostels for women provided by the University to stay in. There is a shopping complex inside the campus and a health care center for students. The University of Hyderabad also promotes numerous cultural activities throughout the year. It also offers a wide variety of courses to enrich the students with quality and specialized education. The University offers facilities for Post-Graduate, 5 -Year Integrated Master’s Degree Courses, and Research Studies in several major areas in Sciences, Engineering Sciences & Technology, Management Studies, Social Sciences, Performing Arts, Humanities, Medical Sciences, Fine Arts and in Communication.
Vikrama Simhapuri University, located in the historical town of Nellore in Andhra Pradesh, was established to fulfill the dreams of the local people for having a separate university for the region. Headquartered at Nellore, the University has its educational jurisdiction spanning across an area of 10 miles around the region of Nellore. Vikrama Simhapuri has derived its name from Andhra literature of 12th century AD.Vikrama Simhapuri University offers several courses in conventional, non-conventional and career oriented fields. The university takes utmost care to updates the syllabus and also introduce new courses. Subjects like Disaster Management are part of the curriculum of Master of Social Work (MSW). Curriculum of these courses has been designed keeping in view the scope for development and the resources available in the region. The university conducts job-oriented courses like Business Management (MBA) and Computer Application (MCA).
Sri Venkateswara University PG Centre at Kadapa was established as a constituent institute of Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati on 20th November, 1977.It was upgraded as Yogi Vemana University by the Government of Andhra Pradesh through an Act of A.P. Legislative Assembly on 9th March 2006. It is located at Ganganapalli village and Panchayat about 15 KM from the Kadapa city on the Kadapa-Pulivendla road. The campus is spread over 450 acres of land.