College of Engineering-Andhra University, Visakhapatnam was established in 1946 even though the seeds of technological education were sown when Sugar Technology was started in the 1933. After the separation of Andhra State in 1953, the Department of Engineering with Mechanical, Civil and Electrical Engineering sections was started as a part of Andhra University. By 1962 the Department of Chemical Technology, earlier known as Sugar Technology that started way back in 1933 itself, was also moved to the North campus.
Over the years, the Andhra University College of Engineering grew from strength to strength and at present offers 17 UG and 42 PG programs. The college is accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade (3.65/4.0), by NBA with 5 years. The college is ISO 9001-2008 certified. Star News international TV channel has adjudged Andhra University College of Engineering as the ‘Best Government Engineering College’ in 2011.
Campus of College of Engineering-Andhra University –
In 1946, initially the College was located at Cocanada, now called as Kakinada. In 1960 it was shifted to a 167 acre land now called the North campus of Andhra University.
Facilities at College of Engineering-Andhra University –
- Seminar Hall
- Sports Facility
Departments at College of Engineering-Andhra University –
- Department of Architecture
- Department of Chemical Engineering
- Department of Civil Engineering
- Department of Computer Science & Systems Engineering
- Department of Electrical Engineering
- Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
- Department of Geo-Engineering
- Department of Instrument Technology
- Department of Marine Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Metallurgical Engineering
Scholarship at College of Engineering-Andhra University –
The eligible students have been provided merit social welfare/tribal welfare Scholarships from the Govt. of Andhra Pradesh. The PG GATE qualified students are given UGC/AICTE fellowships.
|Name||:||College of Engineering-Andhra University, Visakhapatnam|
|Location||:||AU College of Engineering (Autonomous)
|Contact No||:||0891 - 2844999|