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Sri Venkateswara UNIVERSITY

Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati was established in the temple town of Tirupati in 1954. The university acquires 1000 acres of land.

The university enjoys the best environs for teaching and learning. The university mainly caters for the educational needs of people of Rayalaseema region. Today, University has totally transformed itself according to the changing scenario so as to provide adequate education suitable to modern societies’ needs and conduct research in front education areas.

Since its establishment, the university is putting strong emphasis on teaching, research, and extension activities in different study disciplines. The wide range of courses taught in last 50 years and research conducted says enough about Sri Venkateswara University’s commitment towards promoting socially relevant and inter disciplinary programs. The university started with 8 departments namely Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology, Economics and Philosophy now has 8 constituent colleges and a PG Center at Kadapa, and Kavali.

Now university has 58 departments under which 71 different PG Courses, and several Diploma and Certificate Courses are taught.  A large number of Research Programs are also conducted through these departments.

The university offers following facilities to benefit students and staff members-

Computer Centre

Central Library



Health Centre

Hostels For Men

Hostels For Women

Cultural Activities

Other Facilities like residential accommodation to staff members, telephone, fax, Internet services, etc.

Courses Offered

S V U College of Arts & Sciences - Courses are offered through following departments-

Biological and Earth Sciences
Humanities & Extension Studies
Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Social and Behavioural Sciences
Management & Information Sciences
Other Centres

School of Biological and Earth Sciences

Anthropology - M.Sc
i.Social Anthropology
ii.Physical Anthropology
iii.Archeaological Anthropology

Bio-Chemistry - M.Sc
Bio-Technology (Self-supporting) - M.Sc

i.Botany - M.Sc.
ii.Plant Drugs - P.G.Dip
iii.Applied Microbiology - P.G.Dip

Fishery Science & Aquaculture
i.Fishery Science & Aquaculture - M.Sc
ii.Fishery Science & Aquaculture - P.G.Dip

Geography - M.Sc

Geology - M.Sc

Home Science
i.Home Science - M.Sc.
ii. Dress Design & Garment Making (Full Time) - P.G.Dip.
iii. Emotional Intelligence - The Know-how - P.G.Dip
iv. Food Technology - M.S
v. Textiles & Fashion Technology - M.Sc
vi. Life Skills Education - M.Sc

i. Virology - M.Sc
ii. Microbiology (Self-supporting) - M.Sc

i. Zoology - M.Sc

School of Humanities & Extension Studies

Adult Education - M.A

Education - M.Ed

i. English - M.A
ii. Functional English - P.G.Dip

i. Hindi - M.A
ii. Functional Hindi and Translation - P.G.Dip

Linguistics & Foreign Languages
i. Linguistics and Foreign Languages (Inter Disciplinary) - M.A
ii. Applied Linguistics (Dissertations) - P.G.Dip

Performing Arts - M.Sc
i. South Indian Classical Music (Lower)

Certificate course
ii. South Indian Classical Music (Higher)

Philosophy - M.A

Population Studies
i. Population studies - M.A
ii. Social Work (SS) (2005)

Sanskrit - M.A

i. Tamil - M.A
ii. Tamil (Junior Diploma) - Diploma
iii. Tamil (Senior Diploma) - Diploma

Telugu Studies - M.A

Urdu - M.A

School of Mathematical And Physical Sciences

i. Chemistry - M.Sc
ii. Medicinal Chemistry (Self-supporting) - M.Sc
iii. Applied Chemistry (Self-supporting) - M.Sc

Environmental Science - M.Sc

i. Mathematics - M.Sc
ii. Applied Mathematics - M.Sc
iii. Computer Science (Self-supporting) - M.Sc

i. Physics - M.Sc.
ii. Electronics (Self-supporting) - M.Sc
iii. Energy Management - M.Tech

i. Statistics - M. Sc.
ii. Applied Statistics - M. Sc.

School of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Ancient Indian History Culture and Archaeology
i. AIHC & Archaeology - M.A
ii. Epigraphy - P.G.Dip

i. Commerce - M.Com
ii. Financial Management (Self-supporting) - M.F.M

Econometrics - M.A

i. Economics - M.A
ii. Business Economics (Self-supporting) - M.B.E

i. History - M.A
ii. Tourism and Travel Management - P.G.Dip

Human Rights & Social Development
i. Human Rights & Duties - M.A
ii. Human Rights & Social Development - P.G.Dip

Centre for Studies on Indo China & South Pacific
South East Asian & Pacific Studies - M.A


Library & Information Sciences - M.L.I.Sc

Political Science & Public Administration - M.A

i. Psychology - M.Sc
ii. Child Psychology care & Management - P.G.Dip

Sociology - M.A

School of Management & Information Sciences

Management Studies
i. Business Administration (6 Semesters) - M.B.A
ii. Information & Systems Management (Part-time - 4 Semesters) - MSIS
iii. Business Management (Part-time - 6 Semesters) - M.B.A

Computer Science - M.C.A

Other Centres

Oriental Research Institute
i. Junior Diploma in Indology (Part-time) - Diploma
ii. Senior Diploma In Indology (Part-time) - Diploma

University Science Instrumentation Centre
i. Instrumentation (SS) (2005) - M.Sc

Courses Offered (Engineering)

S V U College of Engineering – The College offers the following programs-

Under - Graduate Programmes
B. Tech. Regular Courses in-
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Electronics & Communication Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Science & Engineering

B.Tech. (FDH) Evening Course
Civil, EEE, ECE and Mechanical Engineering (Last Batch)

Post - Graduate Programmes

M.Tech in Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering with Specializations
Hydraulics & Water Resources Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering

Electrical & Electronics Engineering with Specializations in Power Systems Operation & Control Electronic Instrumentation & Communication Systems

Mechanical Engineering with Specializations in Industrial Engineering and Production Engineering

Distance Education Courses Offered:

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Undergraduate Courses

Bachelor of Arts (Regular)

Bachelor of Arts (Open University System)

Bachelor of Commerce (Regular)

Bachelor of Commerce (OU System)

Bachelor of Library and Information Science

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)

Post Graduate Courses

Master of Arts in Economics

Master of Arts in English

Master of Arts in Political Science and Public Administration

Master of Arts in Sociology

Master of Arts in History

Master of Arts in Telugu

Master of Commerce

Master of Science in Mathematics

Master of Science in Computer Science

Master of Science in Psychology

Master of Business Administration

Master of Computer Application (M.C.A)

Master of Science in Physics

Master of Science in Chemistry

Master of Science in Zoology

Master of Science in Public Relations


PG Diploma Courses

PG Diploma in Industrial Relations and Personnel Management

PG Diploma in Guidence and Counselling

Certificate Courses

Certificate Course in Library & Information Science

SVU DDE Study Centres

Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Vinex Institute, Dwarakanagar, Visakhapatnam

MSRS Siddardha Degree & PG College, Siripuram, Visakhapatnam

Guntur, Andhra Pradesh

Modugula Sreerami Reddy Degree College, Bapatla, Guntur

St Mother Teresa Educational Society, Brodipeta, Guntur

Sri Venkateswara Degree College, Guntur

Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

Sri Krishnaveni Degree College, Vijayawada

Vinex Institute, Labbipet, Vijayawada

Adilabad, Andhra Pradesh

Chanakya Degree College, Adilabad

Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh

Margadarsi Degree College, Piler, Chittoor

Sree Bharati Degree College, Chittoor

Vignana Sudha Degree & PG College, Chittoor

SEICOM Degree College, Kalikiri, Chittoor

Sri Prathiba Degree College, Chittoor

Camford Degree College, Puttur, Chittoor

Sri Vidyanikethan Degree College, Chandragiri, Chittoor

HM Degree College, Punganur, Chittoor

Nellore, Andhra Pradesh

Viswam Junior College, Nellore

KV Babu Degree College, Nellore

St Marys Degree College, Buchireddypalem, Nellore

Raja College, Nellore

Guthikonda Sreeramulu Degree College, Nellore

Sri Viswasanthi Degree College, Nellore

ESS Degree College, Nellore

SKR Junior College, Nellore

Vighna Raja Junior College, Nellore

Medak, Andhra Pradesh

Vijay Sai College, Medak

Cuddapah, Andhra Pradesh

Sri Vaishnavi Degree College, Cuddapah

SDHR Degree College, Cuddapah

Sri Venkateswara College of Arts & Computer Sciences, Cuddapah

Sri YVNR Degree College, Cuddapah

SBVR Degree College, Cuddapah

Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh

Prathiba Educational Society, Kurnool

Anantha College, Nandyal, Kurnool

MAK Educational Academy, Kurnool

Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh

Sri Sreenivasa Educational Society, Hindupur, Anantapur

SSV Educational Welfare Society, Anantapur

Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh

Abyudaya Degree College, Srikakulam

Aditya Degree College, Srikakulam

Sarada Degree College, Srikakulam

Sri Viswajyothi Degree College, Tekkali, Srikakulam

Nalgonda, Andhra Pradesh

Vijetha Degree College, Nalgonda

East Godavari, Andhra Pradesh

Suryaraya Degree College, Pithapuram, East Godavari

Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Gautam Mission, Hyderabad

Institute of Information Technology & Management, Hyderabad

MAK Educational Academy, Hyderabad


SV Study Centre, Kollam

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SVU DDE Contact Details

Directorate of Distance education
Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi-517501
Phone -900690678, 0877-22894, 2289434
Fax - 0877-2289554

Contact Details:

Sri Venkateswara University
Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, India
Pin: 517 502
Phone: (0877)-2248374.

Phone: (0877)-2249727
Phone: (0877)-2248647
Phone: (0877)-2248520
Controller of Examinations
Phone: (0877)-2248972
Computer centre
Phone: (0877)-2248374
University Medical Officer
Phone: (0877)-2248367
Phone: (0877)-2248853
Director of Distance Education
Phone: (0877)-2249548