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Andhra University was established in the year 1926 by Mr. C R Reddy. It has an exemplary record of catering to the educational needs and solving the sociological problems of the region. The university has a relentless commitment to its efforts in maintaining standards in teaching and research, ensuring proper character building and development among the students.

In 1972 it started a school of distance education since then it has been the pioneering institution in the field of Higher Education. The university also has a radio of its own, It can be tuned on 106.4 Mhz under FM. Andhra University admission is to the undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, and doctorate courses. Andhra University was constituted by the Madra//s Act of 1926. Andhra University is in collaboration with the Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden. It became the first general university in the country to get ISO 9001: 2000 Certification in 2006.

Andhra University has gone through the process of accreditation by NAAC in April 2002 and was awarded an 'A' grade after seeing their strengths and weakness and the passing percentage of the university. Andhra University has 422 acres of land with 121 buildings which consist of Academics, Administrative, and Support services with the area of about 20 lakhs sq.ft. and 324 staff quarters, 23 hostels for men, and 10 hostels for women.

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Andhra University Highlights:

Andhra University is one of the oldest educational institutions in the country and it was the first university to be conceived as residential Teaching cum Affiliating University. Andhra University also has a set of well experienced and expert faculty known worldwide for its research activities. More highlights of the college are mentioned below:

Year of Establishment 1926
Accreditation 'A' grade by NAAC
Certification ISO 9001:2015
Recognition AICTE
Infrastructure Library, Cyber Lab, Health Services, Hostels, etc
 Faculty Count 354 Professors, 198 Associate Professors, 115 Asst. Professors
 Andhra University Address  Waltair Junction, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, 530003
Contact No. 0891 2844000 | 2844197
Email [email protected]
Website https://www.andhrauniversity.edu.in/
Andhra University Courses offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate, Diploma Andhra University Fee

Andhra University Courses:

Andhra University is currently offering 313 courses in arts, commerce, management, science & technology, engineering, law, pharmacy, and education. It has five constituent colleges and four AU Campuses. Andhra University courses also include distance education. Andhra University courses also include distance education facility is also available at this institute. Andhra University courses are mentioned below which are offered under various disciplines.

Engineering:

Courses

Specialization

BE Civil Engineering, Civil Environmental, Mechanical Engineering, Marine Engineering, Electronics, and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Naval Architecture
B. Tech Computer Science, System Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Geo-Informatics, Ceramic Technology, Biotechnology
ME Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Management, Machine Design, Heat Transfer in Energy System, Control System, CAD/ CAM, Power system and Automation, Marine Engineering and Mechanical Handling, Water Resource and GIS, Industrial Engineering, Construction Technology & Project Management, Hydraulic, and Coastal Harbour Engineering
M. Tech Technology Forecasting, Computer Science & Technology, Information Technology, Chemical Engineering, Mineral Processing Engineering, Biotechnology, Computer-Aided Chemical Engineering

Humanities & Social Sciences:

Courses

Specialization

MA English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Telugu, Ancient Technology & Archeology, History, Politics, Sociology, Psychology, Philosophy, Social Work, Music, Dance, Yoga and Consciousness, Public Administration, Adult and Continuing Education
Diploma Cooperation and Rural Studies, Raja Basha Hindi, Functional Hindi and Translation, Yoga, English, French, Women’s Study, Kuchipudi Nurtya Parveshika

Certificate Course

Music, Telugu, Acting, Makeup, and Anchoring

ME

Natural Disaster Management

M. Phil

Counseling Psychology, Clinical Psychology

Science and Technology:

Courses

Specialization

M. Sc Statistics, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Physics, Space Physics, Nuclear Physics, Meteorology, Physical Oceanography, Geo-Physics, Marine Geo-Physics, Hydrology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Applied Chemistry, Environmental Science, Microbiology, Botany, Zoology, Marine Biology & Fisheries, Marine Biotechnology, Computer Science & Statistics, Human Genetics, Molecular Genetics, Geology, Marine Geology, Applied Geology, Geography, Anthropology

Agricultural Science:

Courses

Specialization

M. Tech

Atmospheric Science, Oceanic Science, Molecular Biology

M. Sc

Agricultural Biotechnology, Horticulture and Landscape Management, Inorganic Chemistry, Fishery Science, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics

Pharmaceutical Science:

  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm)
  • Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm)
  • Doctor of Pharmacy (D. Pharm)

Management:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM)
  • Master of Finance and Control

Law:

  • Bachelor of Legislative Law (LLB)
  • Latin Legum Magister

Education:

  • Bachelor of Education (B. Ed)
  • Master of Education (M. Ed)
  • Master of Physical Education (M. P. Ed)

Arts:

  • Master of Journalism & Mass Communication (MJMC)
  • Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA)

Andhra University Infrastructure Facilities:

Andhra University is one of the oldest university in the country, It is one of the first residential university and also a teaching cum affiliating university. Andhra University mainly devoted institution to Post Graduate and Research. Andhra University has 422 acres of land, in which 121 buildings are there for academic purposes.

  • Andhra University has four guest houses, four canteens, a press and public division, women waiting for halls, cyber lab, etc
  • Andhra University provides students with services and welfare campuses in the campus like Telegraph office, Banking facilities, University employment, and Guidance Bureau.
  • Andhra University also has the Training and Placement Centre, Sports Complex along with Gymnasium Hall.
  • For academic purposes, AU has Academic Staff College, Computer Centre, and Press and Publication, Division.
  • AU also has a research center and a library inside the campus.
  • It has a horticulture and gardening unit.
  • AU also has a Health Care Centre which was established in the year 1993, which was formerly known as Andhra University Dispensary.
  • The Health Care Centre includes Clinical lab, X-ray, E.C.G, E.N.T, etc

Andhra University Schools:

Andhra University offers a list of courses under several disciplines from Arts to Distance education. List of schools under AU are mentioned below:

  • Arts & Commerce
  • Science & Technology
  • Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Science
  • Dr. B. R. Ambedkar College of Law
  • Engineering for Women

Andhra University Fees Structure:

AU offers various courses under different specialization and the fee structure varies from one course to another as well as specialization. Andhra University fees can be paid online on their official website and also inside the university campus. Andhra University takes a decent amount of fees which is affordable by most of the students

  • The annual fees for the M.Tech courses will be INR 150000
  • The MBA course has 120 seats and the annual fees will be INR 300000
  • For PG Diploma courses the annual fees will be  INR10000
  • The annual fees for the Diploma courses will be INR 5000

Andhra University FAQs:

1. Does this university have an entrance exam before admissions?
     - Yes, there is an entrance exam called Andhra University Common Entrance Test (AUCET), but not all the have this test for a few courses it is applicable.

2. Where is this university located?
     - It is located in Vizag, Andhra Pradesh- 530003.

3. How far is the hostel from the campus?
     - Hostels are inside the university campus and not far away.

4. Does this university give international exposure to the students?
     - Yes, it does give international exposure to students, in fact, it has a committee to look after it. 

Entrance Exams for Admission


Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
AP PGECET 2020
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Andhra University Eligibility Criteria:

Andhra University offers numerous courses under different specialization. All the courses have different criteria for different courses, and all the documents should be proper. The criteria and admission procedure is mentioned below:

Course  Eligibility Criteria 
M.Tech(Chemical Engineering)
  • The applicant should have completed B.E/B.Tech in Chemical Engineering of AU or its equivalent course.
  • The intake capacity for this course is only 18.
M.Tech(Structural Engineering)
  • The applicant should have completed B.E/B.Tech in Civil Engineering of AU or its equivalent course.
  • AMIE with a regular diploma is also considered for the course.
  • The intake capacity for this course is limited to 18.
M.Tech(Microwave Engineering)
  • He/ She should have completed B.E/B. Tech in E.C.E or M.Sc in Electronics under AU or it's an equivalent course
  • AMIETE, AMIE with a regular diploma is also considered.
  • The intake capacity for this course is 30.
M.Tech(Remote Sensing)
  • The applicant should have completed B.E/B. Tech, AMIE with a regular diploma.
  • M.Sc in Earth Sciences is also considered for this course
  • No. of seats is limited to 20.
M.Tech(Navel/Architecture/Marine)
  • He/ She should have completed B.E/B.Tech in the relevant specialization.
  • 4 years in B.Sc.(Tech) in Marine Science is also considered.
M.Tech(Instrumentation Engineering)
  • He/ She should have completed B.Tech in Instrumentation Engineering
  • Applicant should also have 2 years of Industrial experience in Instrumentation
  • No. of seats are limited to 18 for this course

MBA

  • The applicant should have completed any degree from a recognized university.
  • Applicant should have at least 50% of marks in degree
  • 120 seats are allotted for this course.
M.Planning
  • He/ She should have completed 5 years Bachelor in Architecture or a Bachelor's degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering with at least 50% of marks.
  • No. of seats is limited to 18 for this course.

Andhra University Admission:

The admission procedure carried out in the university is mentioned below.

  • The admission of this university is quite simple, the application form will be on the official website of the university.
  • Andhra University Admission can also be done inside the university campus, once the form is done all the documents will be checked during the admission process from marks sheets to birth certificate.
  • If the candidates have eligibility they can complete the admission procedure both online and offline.

Courses and Fees Structure of Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam

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Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Engineering [BE]  4 year(s), Full Time
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time
Master of Engineering [ME]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Library and Information Science [M.Lib.I.Sc]  4 year(s), Full Time
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Management [BBM]  3 year(s), Full Time
Executive MBA  1 year(s), Full Time
Master in Hospital Administration [MHA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master in Hospital Administration [MHA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  1 year(s), Full Time
Others  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 60,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 60,000

Live Application Forms

Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Finance and Control [MFC]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time
Bachelor Of Science [B.Sc] + Master Of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  4 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 40,000
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 40,000
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Bachelor of Fine Arts [BFA]  4 year(s), Full Time
Bachelor of Performing Arts [BPA]  4 year(s), Full Time
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Full Time
Certificate Course  3 month(s), Full Time
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Full Time
Certificate Course  1 month(s), Full Time
Diploma in Humanity Arts  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Arts [MA]  4 year(s), Full Time
Master of Arts [MA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,200
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  4 year(s), Full Time
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 10,200
Master of Journalism and Mass Communication [MJMC]  4 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Architecture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Architecture [B.Arch]  5 year(s), Full Time
Master of Planning [M.Plan]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Laws [LLB]  5 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  1 year(s), Full Time
Diploma in Education  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Education [M.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Education [M.Ed]  1 year(s), Full Time
Master of Physical Education [M.P.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm]  4 year(s), Full Time
Doctorate of Pharmacy [Pharm.D]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Pharmacy [M.Pharm]  2 year(s), Full Time
Others  3 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time
Andhra University, [AU] Vishakhapatnam Vocational Courses Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  1 month(s), Full Time

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 29 Student's Reviews 7.4/10  
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 16/29 students

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by UGC, AICTE, NAAC; affiliated to Andhra University - [AU], Visakhapatnam.

Hostel Details


Andhra University Hostel Details:

Andhra University having a plinth area of 20 lakh sq.ft. It has 23 hostels for boys which can accommodate more 3200 people and 10 hostels for girls which can accommodate more than 2000 people and another two hostels for foreign students combining 35 hostels totally. Some of the hostel details are given below: 

  • Andhra University has a separate hostel for each college under the university.
  • Each college has 4 hostel blocks.
  • Andhra University Facilities includes Research Centres, Library, Gymnasium, etc.
  • Each block has 414 single rooms, 48 double rooms, 6 three-seater rooms, 30 four-seater rooms, and a Dormitory.
  • The reading room and T.V room facility are provided in all the blocks.
  • Rooms are allotted on a sharing basis, dormitory basis, or single rooms.
  • The University has an excellent catering system.
  • There are provisions to play indoor as well as outdoor games.
  • A separate library is present within the hostel.
  • The hostels have a decent sanitary system for the benefit of students.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Library
Laboratory
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Transport

Contact Details and Location


Address : Waltair Junction, Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh - 530003, India
Website : http://www.andhrauniversity.edu.in/

Student Reviews


Vinay
Vinay
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2021
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The Timing is from 9 am to 4 pm. The Teaching quality is good for freshers and the teaching is excellent for the seniors because they got highly qualified Professionals.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

I don’t know much about the Clubs and Societies on our campus. The college life, in general, was good.




Anitha
Anitha
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2016
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Class timings are from 9:00 am  to 4:00 pm , exams will be held for every 6 months , the project will be for the 2 nd year  that is 6 months plus 6 months in Andhra University .
  • It's a university for there will not be any spoon feeding .
  • Studying is always a good experience because somewhere at any time it will be useful.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Life in college will be interesting if we think daily is a first day to college .
  • There are several student societies. We celebrate any festival in our campus , sports like cricket will be conducted .



Anitha
Anitha
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2016
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Class timings are from 9:00 am  to 4:00 pm , exams will be held for every 6 months , the project will be for the 2 nd year  that is 6 months plus 6 months in Andhra University .
  • It's a university for there will not be any spoon feeding .
  • Studying is always a good experience because somewhere at any time it will be useful.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Life in college will be interesting if we think daily is a first day to college .
  • There are several student societies. We celebrate any festival in our campus , sports like cricket will be conducted .



Vinay
Vinay
Bachelor of Business Management [BBM], batch of 2015
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timing is from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Teaching quality is above average. Overall experience is good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Many student societies, clubs, and associations on the campus. College annual fest is the main fest in the college. Life is good in general here. 




Hari
Hari
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2017
4/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Classes are conducted from 8 am to 12:30 pm. Quality and method of teaching are average. 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

I don't know about clubs and societies. Fresher's Party and Cultural events are the main events on the campuses.




Hari
Hari
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2017
4/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Classes are conducted from 8 am to 12:30 pm. Quality and method of teaching are average. 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

I don't know about clubs and societies. Fresher's Party and Cultural events are the main events on the campuses.




Santhosh
Santhosh
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Timings are good. Only half day, which allows students to work part-time internships or get knowledge from the library. Assignments can be easy if we listen to classes regularly. Teaching faculty is professors who are best at their work. Great college and one of the oldest colleges in India.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Students societies and elections are common. One can show their interest in student administration also. Campus students fest is conducted at the beach year on year. Energetic life with many friends motivated to so something in life.




Hari
Hari
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2017
4/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Classes are conducted from 8 am to 12:30 pm. Quality and method of teaching are average. 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

I don't know about clubs and societies. Fresher's Party and Cultural events are the main events on the campuses.




Vinay
Vinay
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Biotechnology), batch of 2017
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timing is from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

College does not have any club and association. But college celebrates various events on the campus. 




MaNeSh
MaNeSh
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2019
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timings are from 10 am to 5 pm. Very good quality education. College is superb and best for the future.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are lots of clubs and student societies held in the college. Life in college is awesome.




MaNeSh
MaNeSh
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2019
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timings are from 10 am to 5 pm. Very good quality education. College is superb and best for the future.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are lots of clubs and student societies held in the college. Life in college is awesome.



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