List of institutions of higher education in Andhra Pradesh

Summary

In Andhra Pradesh there are 3 central universities, 20 Autonomous Institutions, 25 state universities, 4 deemed universities, and 5 private universities.

State universities

University Location Established Specialization Sources
Acharya Nagarjuna University Guntur 1976 General [1]
Acharya N.G. Ranga University Guntur 1964 Agricultural
Adikavi Nannaya University Rajamahendravaram 2006 General [2]
Andhra Kesari Tanguturi Prakasam University Ongole 2021 General [3]
Andhra University Visakhapatnam 1926 General [4]
Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University Visakhapatnam 2008 Legal [5]
Dr. Abdul Haq Urdu University Kurnool 2016 General and Urdu [6]
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Srikakulam Etcherla 2008 General [7]
Dr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences Vijayawada 1986 Healthcare [8]
Dr. YSR Architecture and Fine Arts University Kadapa 2020 Architecture and Fine Arts [9]
Dr. Y.S.R. Horticultural University Tadepalligudem 2011[note 1] Horticulture [11]
Dravidian University Kuppam 1997 Dravidian languages [12]
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur Anantapur 2008 Technology [13]
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada Kakinada 1946 Technology [14]
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Gurajada Vizianagaram 2021 Technology [15]
Krishna University Machilipatnam 2008 General [16]
Rayalaseema University Kurnool 2008 General [17]
Sri Krishnadevaraya University Anantapur 1981 General [18]
Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam Tirupati 1983 Women's only [19]
Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences Tirupati 1993 Medical [20]
Sri Venkateswara University Tirupati 1954 General [21]
Sri Venkateswara Vedic University Tirupati 2006 Vedic studies [22]
Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University Tirupati 2005 Veterinary school [23]
Vikrama Simhapuri University Nellore 2008 General [24]
Yogi Vemana University Kadapa 2006 General [25]

double-dagger Following the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological Universities Act, 2008 Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University was split into four universities, Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad and Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada.[26] This is also reflected by the UGC list.[27] The date of establishment of all four institutes is therefore 2008, though Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University was established in 1972 by The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Act, 1972[28] which is what the UGC lists as the establishment date for Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad.

Central universities

Universities Location Established Specialization Sources
Central University of Andhra Pradesh Anantapur 2018 General [29]
Central Tribal University of Andhra Pradesh Vizianagaram 2019 General [30][31]
National Sanskrit University Tirupati 1961 (1987dagger) Sanskrit [32]

Central institutions (autonomous Institutions)

Central Institutes of Andhra Pradesh (click on the map to enlarge)
Universities Location Established Specialization
1 All India Institute of Medical Sciences Mangalagiri 2018 Health care
2 Indian Institute of Management Visakhapatnam 2015 Management
3 Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati 2015 Technology
4 Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing Kurnool 2015 Technology
5 Indian Institute of Information Technology Sricity 2013 Technology
6 Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy Visakhapatnam 2016 R&D in the hydrocarbon
7 Indian Institute of Science Education and Research Tirupati 2015 Science
8 Indian Maritime University – Visakhapatnam Campus Visakhapatnam 2008 Naval Architecture
9 National Institute of Technology Andhra Pradesh Tadepalligudem 2015 Technology
10 National Institute of Oceanography Visakhapatnam 2015 General
11 School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada Vijayawada 2008 Planning, Architecture
12 National Institute of Design, Vijayawada Amaravati 2015 Design
13 Indian Culinary Institute, Tirupati Tirupati 2016 BBA–Culinary
14 Indian Institute of Packaging (not started) Kakinada (not started) 2018 Packaging
15 Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (not started) Kakinada (not started) 2018 MBA-IB
16 National Institute of Disaster Management Vijayawada 2016 Disaster Management
17 Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management Nellore 2016 Tourism Management
18 National Institute of Ocean Technology (not started) Nellore (not started) 2015 Ocean Technology
19 Central Tobacco Research Institute Rajahmundry 1947 Tobacco research
20 National Academy of Customs Indirect Taxes and Narcotics Hindupur 2015 customs&narcotics


Deemed universities

University Location Established Specialization Sources
Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) Visakhapatnam 1980 (2007dagger) Technology, management [33]
Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation Guntur 1980 (2009dagger) Technology [34]
Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning Puttaparthi 1981 (1981dagger) General [35]
Vignan's Foundation for Science, Technology & Research Guntur 1997 (2009dagger) Technology [36]

dagger granted deemed university status

Sri Sathya Sai University

Private universities

University Location Established Specialization Sources
Krea University Sricity 2018 Liberal Education [37]
SRM University Amaravati 2017 Technology
VIT-AP University Amaravati 2017 Technology
Centurion University of Technology and Management  Vizianagaram 2017 Technology & Management
B.E.S.T Innovation University Anantapur 2019 Science & Technology

Colleges

Law colleges

Notes

  1. ^ Established in 2007 as "Andhra Pradesh Horticultural University". The UGC lists 2011, the year of the act that renamed it.[10]

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