About NIT Andhra Pradesh
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh (NIT-AP) got established in Tadepalligudem, Andhra Pradesh, in the academic year 2015-2016. It is the 31st institute among the chain of NITs in the country. NIT Andhra Pradesh was established by and is recognized as an Institute of National Importance by the Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Government of India. NIT Andhra Pradesh functions under the mentorship of NIT Warangal.
The motto of NIT Andhra Pradesh is “labor triumphs”.
The academic program for NIT Andhra Pradesh started in 2015 from the temporary campus of Sri Vasavi Engineering College, Tadepalligudem. The foundation stone of the permanent campus of NIT Andhra Pradesh was laid down on August 20, 2015, by Smriti Irani, then Union Minster of Human Resource Development and Chandra Babu Naidu, then CM of Andhra Pradesh. Government of India granted an area of 176 acres and a sum of ₹ 400 crores for the establishment of the permanent campus in Tadepalligudem town of West Godavari district, Andhra Pradesh.
The campus provides basic facilities like a central library, hostel facilities, sports grounds for extra-curricular facilities, transport services, healthcare amenities etc.
The temporary campus of NIT Andhra Pradesh in Vasavi provides residential facilities to students enrolled in its B. Tech programs. The campus has 4 hostels for girls and 5 hostels for boys.
Three of the four girls’ hostels are located within the campus premises, while one is located 3 kms away from the campus.
One of the five boys’ hostels is located within the campus premises, while the remaining four are within a distance of 4-5 kms from the Vasavi campus.
Computer Science and Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
School of Sciences
School of Humanities and Management
NIT Andhra Pradesh offers decent placement opportunities to all the final year students. In 2019, almost 80% students got placed through the Training and Placement Cell of NIT-AP. Companies like Vedanta, TCS, Infosys, Cognizant, Reliance, Amazon etc. visited the college for campus recruitment of the first academic batch of B. Tech students.
Some food options near NIT Andhra Pradesh are:
Ganesh Fast Food Center
Hotel Selection Grand
Spice N Food Plaza
National Institute of Technology Andhra Pradesh has signed MOUs with the following institutes:
McLEAN India Pvt. Ltd, Hyderabad, Networking & Communications
Ferventz Semiconductor Pvt. Ltd., Networking & Communications
ENIXTA Innovations Pvt. Ltd, Hyderabad, Artificial Intelligence & Analytics