About Us

Sri Krishnadevaraya University began as a Post-Graduate Centre of Sri Venkateswara University in 1968. The Post Graduate Centre was given Autonomy in 1976 and was elevated to the status of a University in 1981. Initially, the University functioned as a unitary University and was conferred the status of affiliating University in 1987.

The University college offers 39 Post – Graduate and 3 Under – Graduate courses through 29 departments. The University College of Engineering and Technology has been offering B.Tech and M.Tech Programmers in four Engineering branches since 2006-07. The University College of Education offers B.Ed. and M.Ed. courses. The University college also started B.Pharm and M.Pharm courses in 2008-09.

Sri Krishnadevaraya University has been contributing to the cause of higher education through 78 affiliated degree colleges, of which five are meant exclusively for women. The other colleges affiliated to the University include 25 colleges of education, one oriental college and one Law College. There are 25 affiliated colleges offering Post – Graduate courses in various disciplines.

Sri Krishnadevaraya Univeristy has well-established library and well-equipped laboratories for pursuing studies and research. The students, besides the opportunities for academic advancement, are provided with facilities such as outdoor stadium, playgrounds, gymnasium, E-class room, INFLIBNET, Internet and Computer Networks for their overall personality development. The infrastructure of the University also includes Bhuvana Vijayam Auditorium, Sabari Guest house, Health Centre, Upadyaya Bhavan, NSS Building, Janmabhoomi Canteen and several buildings for teaching departments and residential quarters.

Sri Krishnadevaraya University functions as one of the centres for on-line counselling for admission into different Universities and affiliated colleges through ICET, SVURPGCET, EAMCET, PCET, LAWCET and Ed.CET.

The Department of Law is one of the oldest departments of the University with its rich alumni that includes, many judges, academicians,ministers and Legislatures.

Vice-Chancellor&Chairman,
AP LAWCET&PGLCET-2016
Prof.K.Raja Gopal
Sri Krishshnadevaraya University,
Anantapur - 515003 (A.P.)
Convener,AP LAWCET&AP PGLCET-2016
Prof.S.V.Pulla Reddy Department of Law,
Sri Krishnadevaraya University
Anantapur-515003(A.P.) India
Tel.No: 08554-255055.