List of Universities in Andhra Pradesh

Are you planning to seek admission to any one of the universities in Andhra Pradesh? Here, we would like to take you to every state, central, and deemed university located in the AP region. This way, you will get to know enough detailed information about each institution that will allow you to make the right judgment. So, what are you waiting for, let’s get started now.

There are about 19 State Universities, 3 Central Universities, 4 Deemed Universities, and 5 Autonomous Universities in Andhra Pradesh, all UGC recognized. Every institute has its features, academic courses, admission criteria, and entrance exams conducted at state & national levels. Students who meet the minimum eligibility of each program and clear the entrance exams will be awarded admission to chosen University.

Three kinds of Universities in Andhra Pradesh:

  1. State Universities
  2. Central Universities
  3. Deemed Universities

Table 1: List of UGC recognized State Universities in Andhra Pradesh

Sl No

Name of State University

Established year

Courses offered

Location

Approved by

1

Adikavi Nannaya University

22 April 2006

B.Com, LLB, BA, B.Ed., B.Sc., B.Tech, MBA, M.Com, and Ph.D.

Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC) and member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

2

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada

1946

B.Tech, B.Pharmacy, Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch), Pharm D, M.Tech, M.Pharm, Master of Computer Applications, Master of Bussiness Administration, Management of Applied Management, and Ph.D.

Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC) and NAAC A Grade

3

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University, Srikakulam

2008

B.Tech, B.Pharmacy, Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch), Pharm D, M.Tech, M.Pharm, Master of Computer Applications, Master of Bussiness Administration, Management of Applied Management, and Ph.D.

Etcherla, Srikakulam district, Andhra Pradesh, India

University Grants Commission (UGC) and member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

4

Andhra University

1926

B.E., B.Tech, M.E./M.Tech, MS, M.Sc., B.Pharmacy, M.Pharmacy, Pharma D, LLB, LLM, 5-year integrated LLB degree, PG Diploma in Criminal Justice.

Andhra Pradesh, Visakhapatnam

University Grants Commission (UGC)

5

DR. YSR Horticultural University

26th July 2007

B.Sc. (Hons.) HORTICULTURE, M.Sc. (Horticulture), and Diploma in HORTICULTURE

Venkataramannagudem, West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

6

Dravidian University

1997

B.Ed., Language Teaching Technology (TPT), B.P.Ed., B.Sc., B.B.M., B.Com (computer Applications), BA, BSW, MA, MCA, MCL, MCA, M.Sc., MBA, M.Com, MSW, Diploma, PG Diploma, Certificate courses, M.Phil, and Ph.D.

Dravidian University Rd, Srinivasa Vanam, Agaram, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC) and NAAC accredited  with “B” Grade

7

Sri Krishnadevaraya University

25 July 1981

B.Tech, B.Pharmacy, BA, B.Sc., B.Com, BBM, BED, BPED, M.Tech, M.Pharmacy, MCA, MBA, MA, M.Sc., M.Com, MPED, MSW, MLISC, PGDISM-PG Diploma in Integrated Security Management, M. Phil, and Ph.D.

Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

8

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur

1946

B.Tech, B.Pharmacy, M.Tech, M. Pharmacy, MBA, MCA, Pharma.D, Integrated, and Dual Degree

Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

9

Rayalaseema University

2008

BA, B.Com (General), B.Com (Computer Application), BBM, MA, M.Sc., MBA, MBA Finance, M.Ed., MCA, M.Sc. 5-year integrated, M.Com, M.Phil, and Ph.D.

Nandyala road, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

10

Acharaya Nagarjuna University

1976

MA, MSW, M.Com, MBA, MHRM, MTTM, LLM, MA Journalism and Mass Communication, M.Ed., PG Diploma, MLISC, M.Sc., M.Tech Biotechnology, and MCA

Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC), Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Ministry of HRD, and Government of India

11

Vikrama Simhapuri University

25 June 2008

MCA, MBA, MBA Tourism Management, M.Sc., MA, Master of Social Work, M.Com Banking and Finance, PG Diploma, and Ph.D. courses

Kakutur, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

12

Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam

1983

M.Sc. Applied Mathematics, M.Phil, and Ph.D.

Near West Railway Station, Tirupati, Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

13

N.T.R. University of Health Sciences

1986

MBBS, MD/MS, DM/M.Ch, and Post Graduate Diploma

Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

Medical Council of India (MCI)

14

Yogi Vemana University

2008-2009

BA, MBA, MBA, HRM, MCA, M.Sc., M.Sc. (5-year Integrated course), BFA, and PG Diploma

Yogi Vemana University road, Ganganapalle, Andhra Pradesh

‘ B ‘ grade Accreditation By National Assessment and Accreditation Council

15

Sri Venkateswara University

1954

B.E/B.Tech, B.Ed., B.Com, BCA, BBA, BBM, BA LLB, LLB, BBA LLB, B.Com LLB, B.PEd., B.Sc., M.Com, MAM MCA, M.E./M.Tech, LLM, M.Lib.ISc, M.Pharma, PGDM, M.Ed, Diploma, and Ph.D.

Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India

University Grants Commission (UGC)

16

Sri Venkateswara Vedic University

2006

BA, MA, Post Graduate Diploma, and Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application (PGDCA)

Srinivasa Nagar, Sarojini Devi Layout, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

17

Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University

2005

B.V.Sc & A.H, M.V.Sc., M.F.Sc., M.Tech, and Ph.D.

Dr. Y.S.R. Bhavan, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

18

Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University

12th of June 1964

B.Sc (Hons) Agriculture, B.Tech (Food Technology), B.Tech (Agricultural Engineering), B.Sc (Hons.) Community Science, M.Sc., M.Tech, MBA (Agribusiness Management), Diploma, and Ph.D

Amaravathi road, Lam, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

Table 2: List of Central Universities in Andhra Pradesh

Name of Central Universities

Established year

Courses offered

Location

Approved

Central University of Andhra Pradesh, Anantapur

2018

B.Sc. Economics Hons, B.Voc Retail Management and IT, B.Voc Tourism and Travel Management, BA Political Science Hons, MA English Language and Literature, and MA Telugu

JNTU Road, Chinmaya Nagar, Ananthapuramu, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

Central Tribal University of Andhra Pradesh, Vizianagaram

2019

M.Sc. Chemistry (with Medicinal Chemistry, Master of Social Work, Master of Journalism and Mass Communication, Integrated B.Sc.+ M.Sc. Chemistry (with Medicinal Chemistry as specialization), Integrated BBA + MBA Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Management with an exit option after BBA, B.Sc + M.Sc Geology, PG Diploma in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Management

Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

National Sanskrit University, Tirupati

1961

B.Ed Siksha Sastri, B.Sc. Satri, BA Sastri, BA Computer Applications, MA Acharya Sahitya, MA Acharya Vyakarana, M.Sc., Diploma, Post-graduate Diploma, M.Phil, and Ph.D.

Near, LIC Road, Balaji Colony, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh

Accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council with an “A” grade.

Table 3: List of Central Universities (Autonomous) in Andhra Pradesh

Name of Central Universities

Established year

Courses offered

Location

Ranking

Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam

September 2015

Post graduate in Digital Governance, and Management (PGP-DGM), Post Graduate Program for Experienced Professionals (PGPEx), and PhD degrees

Andhra University Campus, Visakhapatnam

28th position as per the Outlook ICARE

Indian Institute of Technology(IIT), Tirupati

March 2015

Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Master of Engineering (M.E.), Master of Science (M.Sc.), and Ph.D.

Merlapaka Village, Yerpedu-Venkatagiri Highway, Andhra Pradesh

4th best University by NIRF 2020

Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Kurnool

2014

Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Master of Engineering (M.E.), and Ph.D.

Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh

Ranked 99th  by JEE Main Cut Off Ranking 2019

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Chittoor

2013

B.Tech, M.Tech, MS, and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science & Engineering and Electronics & Communications Engineering

Sri City, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh

4th best University by NIRF 2020

National Institute of Technology, Tadepalligudem

2015-2016

B. Tech, M.Sc., and PhD programs

Tadepalligudem, Andhra Pradesh

One of 31st NIT’s in India

Table 4: List of Deemed Universities in Andhra Pradesh

Sl No

Name of Deemed University

Established year

Courses offered

Location

Approved by

1

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management(GITAM)

1980

B.E./B.Tech, B.Sc., B.Com (Hons), B.Pharma, B.Arch, B.Com, BA, BA LLB, BBA LLB, BCA, B.Com LLB, BEM, LLB, MBBS, MBA, M.E./M.Tech, M.Sc., M.Pharma, LLM, Executive MBA, MA, M.Arch, MCA, Dual degree, PGD, M.Phil. and Ph.D.

Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Government of India, Ministry of Human Resource Development and University Grants Commission (UGC)

2

K L University, Guntur

1980-81

B.Tech, B.Tech (Dual degree), B.Arch, BBA, BBA with MBA, B.Sc., B.Com (Hons), Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) with ACCA, B.Pharmacy, BA with integrated IAS Coaching (Civil Services), LLB, BBA-LLB, BCA, M.Tech, MBA, M.Sc., MA, LLM, M.Phil, and Ph.D.Pharm D, M.Tech, M.Pharm, Master of Computer Applications, Master of Business Administration, Management of Applied Management, and Ph.D.

Green Fields, Vaddeswaram, Guntur District, A.P., INDIA

University Grants Commission (UGC)

3

Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning

22 November, 1981

B.Ed., B.Sc., BA, B.Com (Hons), BBA, BPA Music, MBA, M.Tech, MA, M.Sc., and Ph.D.

Vidyagiri Prasanthi Nilayam, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC)

4

Vignan University, Guntur

19 December 2008

B.Tech, B.Pharma, B.Sc. (Hons) Agriculture, Lateral Entry, BBA, BCA, B.Sc., BBA LLB, BA LLB, M.Tech, MBA, MCA, MA, M.Sc. and Ph.D.

Vadlamudi, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh

University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

We have provided all the Universities in Andhra Pradesh offering different professional courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, certification, and doctorate levels. Kindly refer to each one of the institutions in detail.

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