In Visakhapatnam there are two prestigious universities one is ANDHRA UNIVERSITY and the other one is GITAM UNIVERSITY and also the prestigious and oldest medical college ANDHRA MEDICAL COLLEGE. Also there are many reputed colleges, schools and other educational institutions.
As Visakhapatnam being developed as a Smart City, Government should provide minimum facilities like furniture, play ground, toilets etc, in the government schools/colleges in the city and also provide sufficient teaching staff, digital class rooms.
Government has been providing fees reimbursement to the students of economically backward for their studies in Degree/PG/Engineering/Medical etc.
Government should make Education compulsory for children upto 10th standard. English medium should be introduced in the Government & Municipal Schools from 1st standard onwards and also make Telugu language is compulsory in all the schools. Government through the participation of private organization should provide proper buildings, sufficient number of teachers, furniture, toilets, laboratory equipment, sports equipment etc., in the Government and Municipal schools.
Smart class rooms to be setup in all the Government/Municipal schools, children could learn very fast with these smart classes.
‘Future Classroom’, which is not only having a virtual teacher, but the contents are available online too. So what one need is an internet connection and education can reach even the remotest place in India. Besides, though India has immense potential in the young generation but the educational resources are limited.
Sabbavaram Mandal is going to be an Education Hub of Vizag Smart City, various educational institutions are coming up in an area of 1000 acres of land. Damodaram Sanjeevaiah National Law University (DSNLU), Indian Maritime University (IMU) are under construction and also Indian Institute of Petroleum & Energy (IIPE) construction work will be commenced soon.
IIM-V campus at Gambheeram
21.10.2016 : Construction of boundary wall for the entire campus land is completed with a cost of Rs. 8 crores.
Central Govt. has allocated Rs. 40 crores in the Budget for the year 2015-16 and Rs. 30 crores in the Budget 2016-17.
Classes started at the Andhra Bank School of Business (temporary premises) in Andhra University campus from August,2015, till it moves to its own campus at Gambheeram.
Construction of Indian Institute of Management, Visakhapatnam – IIM(V) campus at Ghambeeram, near Madhurawada. Total estimated cost for the construction of campus is Rs. 650 crores in an area of 400 acres.
International School at Adavivaram, Simhachalam
28.09.2016 – International Schoool – Though the proposal was mooted and the bidding process completed a year ago by Infrastructure Corporation of Andhra Pradesh, the final clearance came in the cabinet meeting held on Thursday(22.09.2016). This will be the first school in Andhra Pradesh to introduce International Baccalaureate (IB) syllabus.
17.03.2016 – Consortium of Anglo Schools (UK) and Nova-Priyadarshini group of institutions formed. International School strength would be around 2000. The Curriculum would be a mix of both Indian and UK school syllabi. Reliance Developers will construct the building. Efforts are on to start operations from the 2018-19 academic year.
Request for Proposal notification for selection of developer for an International School. Infrastructure Corporation of Andhra Pradesh Limited (INCAP) invited Request for Proposal (RFP) for selection of the developer for an International School at Adavivaram, Simhachalam in Vizag Smart City on PPP basis (International Competitive Bidding) – 15 acres of land has been identified and the cost of the project is INR 93.4 crores and the school is expected to cater to 2000 students including 500 residential students.
- Curriculum: Mandatory: IB or IGCSE or any other relevant international standard curriculum; Optional: CBSE/ICSE etc.
- Grades: Nursery to 12
- No of students per class room: 25
- No of classrooms: 80
- Faculty student’s ratio > 1:16
Indian Institute of Petroleum & Energy (IIPE) & Skill Development Institute (SDI)
21.10.2016 : Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan along with Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu laid the foundation stone for the Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) and the Skill Development Institute (SDI) on 20.10.2016 at Vangali village in Sabbavaram mandal of Visakhapatnam district.
06.06.2016 : Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan said that the classes for IIPE would commence from August 2016, in Visakhapatnam Smart City. The Indian Institute of Petroleum Engineering (IIPE) “the fourth university in the country specialising in courses in petroleum engineering” will launch classes for its maiden batch here in Vizag Smart City from 2016-17 academic year.
28.05.2016 : The Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum & Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan today launched the website of Indian Institute of Petroleum & Energy (IIPE), Visakhapatnam (www.iipe.ac.in). The institute will primarily focus on teaching and research in petroleum and energy. IIT Kharagpur will be the mentor institute for the establishment of IIPE.
14.05.2016 : HPCL officials has taken over the land from the Govt.of Andhra Pradesh on 13.05.2016 for construction of Petroleum University at Antakapally in Sabbavaram Mandal, Visakhapatnam District in an area of 150 acres of survey nos. 113, 114 & 117.
20.04.2016 : Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) classes will be commenced from August, 2016 at the temporary campus in Andhra University Engineering College. Initially admissions will be provided for 120 B.Tech candidates in two courses and 36 M.Tech candidates in two courses. Joint Secretary of Union Petroleum Ministry, Ms. Sushma Rath visited AU along with District Collector, Mr. Yuvaraj and conducted a meeting regarding conducting classes, setting up an office and also providing facilities to students like library, hostel, conference hall etc.
Central Govt. has allocated an amount of Rs. 1 crore in the Budget for the year 2016-17.
Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) in Vizag Smart City.Temporary campus from the academic year 2016-17 at Andhra University until built their own campus at Anthakapally Village in Sabbavaram Mandal. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on 4th February between IIPE and Andhra University to start the IIPE sessions during the academic year 2016-17. The MoU is for a period of 3 years till the period IIPE sets up the infrastructure in its own premises. The MoU is facilitated by Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited.
Petroleum University at Sabbavaram Mandal in Vizag Smart City. Govt.of Andhra Pradesh allotted 150 acres of land to the proposed Petroleum University at Anthakapalli (V) in Sabbavaram (M). Classes will be commenced from the next academic year.
Indian Institute of Management – Visakhapatnam (IIM-V)
IIM-Visakhapatnam mentored by IIM-Bangalore commenced classes at the Andhra University campus – initially for the first year 60 seats till the completion of construction of the permanent campus at Gambheeram.
Indian Institute of Management (IIM) – Visakhapatnam, foundation stone laid at Gambheeram near Madhurawada.
Indian Maritime University (IMU)
Indian Maritime University, Visakhapatnam temporary Campus at Gandhigram, Scindia jn. Permanent campus is under construction in an area of 150 acres, sy.nos. 109,135,240 & 241 at Vangali village in Sabbavaram Mandal.
Damodaram Sanjeevaiah National Law University (DSNLU)
Damodaram Sanjeevayya National Law University (DSNLU) – Permanent Campus is under construction at Sabbavaram Mandal in an area of 64 acres.. At present running the University at temporary premises at Sector-11, MVP Colony.
Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE)
01.07.2016 : IIPE, IIT-Kharagpur ink pact – The two institutions to jointly take up research in association with industry. The newly established Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) and IIT-Kharagpur signed an MoU at Andhra University here on Thursday, officially announcing that the IIT will be mentoring the new institute for the next three years. IIPE which was set up under the commitment made in the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act will operate from August 1 from its temporary campus located in the main administrative block of Andhra University College of Engineering.
01.07.2016 : The State government has allotted 200 acres to IIPE at Sabbavaram and is yet to construct the boundary wall and hand it over to the institute. The government would be pumping in about Rs. 655 crore as capital for the institute.
HPCL officials has taken over the land from the Govt.of Andhra Pradesh on 13.05.2016 for construction of Petroleum University at Antakapally in Sabbavaram Mandal, Visakhapatnam District in an area of 150 acres of survey nos. 113, 114 & 117.
Petroleum University at Sabbavaram in Vizag Smart City. Govt.of Andhra Pradesh allotted 150 acres of land to the proposed Petroleum University at Anthakapalli (V) in Sabbavaram (M). Classes will be commenced from August, 2016 at the temporary campus in Andhra University.
An Education City – Knowledge Hub is coming up in Vizag Smart City for which the State Govt.of Andhra Pradesh had identified 1100 acres at Sabbavaram. VUDA appointed consultant has prepared the Area Development plan. Out of the 1100 acres, the state government recently issued orders alienating 740 acres in first phase at Vangali village in Sabbavaram Mandal in favour of the Higher Education department for establishment of Education City Knowledge Hub project on payment of market value at Rs. 12 lakhs per acre.
Land will be plotted and earmarked to be allotted to private schools, colleges, universities of international repute.
National Institute of Oceanography (NIO)
National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) Visakhapatnam Regional Centre has its presence in the city since 1976 and presently has three rented premises. Its dream to have its own premises would be fulfilled once it moves to the new project proposed at Yendada on the Beach Road. Foundation stone for the dream project of the institute was laid in 2015 May. Scientists of the National Institute of Oceanography (NIO) have to wait for some more time for their dream to have a world-class research lab and associated facilities in the City of Destiny.
The reason for the delay is attributed to procedures involved in getting clearance for revised estimates for the project from the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, and approval of building plan from Visakhapatnam Urban Development Authority and the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation. The complex will have smart buildings with water recycling, underground cabling and drainage, solar power and other facilities. It will be dedicated to undertake research on various aspects of the Bay of Bengal, including the characteristics of tidal waves, genesis of cyclones, biochemistry of ecosystem, rip current and beach profiling and monsoon prediction.
The complex will have smart buildings with water recycling, underground cabling and drainage, solar power and other facilities. It will be dedicated to undertake research on various aspects of the Bay of Bengal, including the characteristics of tidal waves, genesis of cyclones, biochemistry of ecosystem, rip current and beach profiling and monsoon prediction.
Indian Maritime University
|Andhra University||VC Tel.No: 91-891-2575464, Registrar: 2844444||email id: [email protected], [email protected]|
|GITAM University||Tel.No: +91-891-2790101, 2790202, 2840501, 2840207||email id: [email protected], [email protected]|
|Indian Maritime University||Tel.No: +91 – 0891 – 2578360 – 64||email id: [email protected]|
|Damodaram Sanjeevayya National Law University||Tel.No: 0891- 2529952||email id: [email protected]|
GVP college of Engg.
AU college of Engg for women
Vignan Engineering college
Avanthi Engg. college
Anil Neerukona Institute of T&S
Chaitanya Engineering College
Raghu Engineering College
Sanketika Engineering College
|Andhra University College of Engineering||Tel.No: 0891-2844999, 2754586||email id: [email protected]|
|Andhra University College of Engineering for Women||Tel.No: 91 – 0891-2592592||email id: [email protected]|
|Gayatri Vidya parishad college of engineering||Tel.No: 91-891-2739507||email id: [email protected], [email protected]|
|Chaitanya Engineering College||Mob.No: 9949993477, 9949993478||email id: [email protected], [email protected]|
|Vignans Institute of Information Technology||Tel.No: 0891 – 2755222 / 333 / 444 / 555||email id: [email protected]|
|Vignans Institute of Engineering for Women||Tel.No: 0891-2010486 / 487 / 489 & 6568837 / 6568897||email id: [email protected]|
|Avanthi Institute of Engineering and Technology||Tel.No: +91-08932-222382, 222453 Mob No: +91-9866664636||email id: [email protected]|
|Sanketika Vidya Parishad Engineering College||Tel.No: 0891-2781375 / 2795522 Mobile: 9491730314||email id: [email protected]|
|Anil Neerukonda Institute of Technology & Sciences||Tel.No: 08933 – 225083, 225084, 226131||email id: [email protected]|
|Raghu Engineering College||Tel.No: +91 – 8922 – 248001, 248002||email id: [email protected]|
|Sai Ganapathi Engineering College||Mob.No: +91 – 9966742700, 9849796984||email id: [email protected]|
|Al-Ameer College of Engineering & Information Technology||Tel.No: 08933-200036, 200038, 222961,222962||email id: [email protected]|
|Dr.Lankapalli Bullayya College of Engineering for Women||Tel.No: 0891 – 2703296, 2703293||email id: [email protected]|
|Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering for Women||Tel.No: +91-891-2739144||email id: [email protected]|
Andhra Medical College
Medical / Dental / Pharmacy Colleges
|Andhra Medical college||Tel.No:||email id:|
|GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research||Tel.No: 0891-2866450, 2538444||email id: [email protected]|
|GITAM Dental college||Tel.No: 0891-2840351 / 2840352||email id: [email protected]|
|GITAM institute of Pharmacy||Tel.No: 2840550, Mobile:9848353971||email id: [email protected]|
|GVP institute of healthcare and Medical Technology||Tel.No: 0891-2793741 Mob.No: 9849113035||email id: [email protected]|
|NRI institute of Medical Sciences||Tel.No: 0891 – 2821111||email id: [email protected]|
|Indian Institute of Management – Visakhapatnam (IIM-V) – Permanent Campus is under construction at Gambheeram. Classes commenced from the Academic Year 2015-16 at Andhra Bank School of Business, AU campus (temporary).||Tel.No: 0891 – 2824444 / 2788312||email id: [email protected]|
|Integral Institute of Advanced Management (IIAM)||Tel.No: 0891-2552063, 2523676||email id: [email protected]|
|GITAM Institute of Management||Tel.No: 0891 – 2790404 / 2840302||email id: [email protected]|
|Andhra University Law college||Tel.No: 0891-2844862, 2844502||email id:|
|Damodaram Sanjeevayya National Law University (DSNLU) – Permanent Campus is under construction at Sabbavaram. At present running the University at temporary premises at Sector-11, MVP Colony.||Tel.No: 0891- 2529952||email id: [email protected]|
|NVP Law college||Tel.No: 0891-2781756||email id: [email protected]|
|Indian Maritime University, Visakhapatnam temporary Campus at Gandhigram, Scindia jn. Permanent campus is under construction in an area of 150 acres, sy.nos. 109,135,240 & 241 at Vangali village in Sabbavaram Mandal.||Tel.No: +91 – 0891 – 2578360 – 64||email id: [email protected]|
National Institute of Oceanography – NIO
|National Institute of Oceanography||Tel.No: +91 – 0891 – 2539180||email id: [email protected]|
Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE)
|Land Allotted for construction of permanent campus for Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE) at Anthakapalli Village in Sabbavaram Mandal. Classes commenced for the academic year 2016-17 on 1st August 2016 at Andhra University Engineering Collge temporary campus.||Tel.No: +91-891-2585152, 2575152||email id: [email protected]|
PG Courses / Degree Colleges
|Visakha Government Degree College for Women|
|Dr. V.S. Krishna Government Degree & PG college|
|Dr. Lankapalli Bullayya Degree & PG college|
|Mrs. A.V.N. College|
|BVK Degree college|
|Gayatri Vidya Parishad Degree & PG colleges|
|Avanthi Degree College|
|Samata Degree & PG college|
|SVPP VMC Degree & PG college|
|Prism Degree & PG college|
|Sri Gowri Degree & PG college|
|Aditya Degree college|
|TSR & TBK Degree & PG college|
|MIST Degree & PG college|
|ACTS Degree college|
|MVR Degree college|
|Raghu Degree college|
|Pydah Degree college|
|Santha Degree college|
|Narayana Junior college|
|Sri Chiatanya Junior college|
|NRI Junior college|
|Vikas Residential Junior college|
|Sri Basara Junior college|
|Bhashyam residential college|
|Visakha Govt.Junior college for Girls|
|Dr. V.S. Krishna Govt.Junior college|
|Gayatri Vidya Parishad Junior college|
|Dr. Lankapalli Bullayya Junior college|
|Mrs. AVN College|
|BVK Junior college|
|St.ANNs Jr. College for Girls|
|Ascent Junior college|
|Sri Prakash Junior college|
|Fitjee Junior college|
|Presidency Junior college|
|Sri Vasavi junior college|
|Govt.Polytechnic College for Women|
|Mrs. A.V.N. College Polytechnic|
|Sanketika Polytechnic college|
|Sri Ganapathi Polytechnic college|
Industrial Training Institutes / Centers (ITI/ITC)
|Government Industrial Training Institute (Old)|
|Government Industrial Training Institute (New)|
|Govt. ITI for Women|
|Sree Maniprakash ITC|
|Jawaharlal Nehru ITC|
|Techno World ITC|
|Sri Sai ITC|
|St. Anns ITC|
|Sri Ramakrishna ITC|
|Sri Swathi Vasanthi ITC|
|Visakha Valley School|
|Timpany Senior Secondary School|
|Delhi Public School|
|Little Angels School|
|Alwardas Public School|
|Bhashyam Public School|
|Ameya World School|
|Oakridge International School|
|Dr. KKR Gowtham International School|
|Sri Chaitanya Techno School|
|The Presidential School|
|Narayana E-Techno School|
|Kotak Salesian School|
|Sri Prakash Vidyaniketan|
|Siva Sivani Public School|
|Ralla Bella International School|
|Indian Springs School|
|Ravindra Bharathi School|
|Sri Satya Sai Vidya Vihar|
|Vignan Vidyalayam High School|
|Vignan Steel City Public School|
|Daffodils International School|
|DAV Public School|
|Nalanda Talent School|
|St. Aloysius High School|
|St. John’s Parish School|
|Govt. Queen Mary’s Girls High School|
|MVDM High School|
|CBM High School|
|St. Anthony’s High School|
|MGM High School|
|SFS High School|
|St. Peter’s High School|
|Vijayam Techno School|
|Kakatiya Public School|