Yogi Vemana University, the erstwhile SVUPG Centre upgraded to premier State University by an Act of the Government of Andhra Pradesh in March 2007 is committed to academic excellence and social enrichment for the well being of the people of Andhra Pradesh in general and of Rayalaseema region in particular. It is named after a great thinker, philosopher, and social reformer Yogi Vemana, the most celebrated Telugu poet and sage of all time. The University located 15Kms away from Kadapa City on the Kadapa-Pulivendula road, has about 1100 acres of land for its main Campus. The Campus has adequate infrastructure facilities-majestic buildings with modern architecture and laboratory facilities with sophisticated instruments and hostels with modern amenities and above all has serene atmosphere with greenery all around for the students to pursue their studies and research.
The Yogi Vemana University, semi-residential in character, has unitary status and potential for phenomenal academic growth in the disciplines of Modern Sciences and Technologies, Humanities and social Sciences in the Years to come. C.P.Brown Library with rich collection of rare books, ancient documents and relics, situated in Kadapa is part of Yogi Vemana University providing research facilities in several disciplines. Yogi Vemana University has at present 15 departments offering courses at post graduate level in 17 disciplines in Languages/ Humanities/Physical and Bio-Sciences, Human Resources Management, MBA & MCA and New Sciences like Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Geoinformatics and Earth Sciences. The University has also introduced Five year integrated M.Sc. Courses in Earth Sciences and Bioinformatics in the year 2007-08. Yogi Vemana University College of Engineering, Proddatur was established in 2008-2009 and renamed as YSR Engineering College of Yogi Vemana University in the year 2010. It offers six conventional disciplines of Civil, Computer Science, Electronics & Communications, Information Technology, Mechanical and Electrical & Electronics Engineering leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Engineering. Along with the above the College is offered a new course in "Metallurgical Engineering " from the ensuing academic year.
Yogi Vemana University
Kadapa - Pin : 516 003
Yogi Vemana University, Kadapa has 26 Departments listed that offer various academic courses.
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