Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University
Year Founded: 2008
Contact No: 08942-281518, 240900
Location: Etcherla , Srikakulama, Andhra Pradesh, India - 532410
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University (BRAU), Srikakulam was established in 2008 by Andhra Pradesh State Government. Their vision is to transform into a comprehensive university and thrive to promote knowledge with diversity, dignity, equity and justice ridden values to create a just, humane and open society. Their mission is to inculcate passion for knowledge and thrive for quality of education, develop the university into centre of excellence, to use research and scholarship for economic, social, sustainable and inclusive development and to be responsive to state, national and global needs ad priorities.
Initially the centre was started in the south wing of government degree college (Men) and after acquisition of land and an old zamindari building at Etcherla, the centre was shifted to the present campus on 29-09-1986.Presently the campus has 12 P.G. courses catering to the needs of 802 Post Graduate students and 27 research scholars working for their M. Phil. and Ph.D., and is backed up by 59 faculty members.
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The university is located at Etcherla, Srikakulam District, Andhra Prdesh, India abutting the National Highway 5 (Chennai to Kolkata), exactly 95 Kms away from Visakhapatnam towards Kolkata. Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Srikakulam is well connected to Visakhapatnam City which in turn is well connected by all means of transportation. Srikakulam Road is the nearest railway station which is around 10 Kms to campus.
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