About the Institution
Sree Vidyanikethan Engineering College (Autonomous), Tirupati was established in 1996 by Sree Vidyanikethan Educational Trust under the stewardship of Dr. M. Mohan Babu, renowned film artiste, Padma Shri Awardee and former Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha). The college is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur, Anantapuramu, Andhra Pradesh, India. The Institution was conferred ‘Autonomy’ by UGC, New Delhi. The Institution also bestowed with the title ‘Colleges with Potential for Excellence’ status by UGC, New Delhi under XII Plan period UGC-CPE scheme. The Institution was accredited with “A” grade by NAAC. The Institution received PLATINUM category in AICTE-CII Survey 2018. In NIRF Ranking-2019 Sree Vidyanikethan stands in 167th position among all Engineering Institutions at national level and topped among all the private engineering institutions in Andhra Pradesh. The Institution offers B.Tech. Program in 8 disciplines, M.Tech. Program in 8 specializations, Ph.D programs in 3 disciplines and MCA. Out of the programs offered, 6 B.Tech. and 4 M.Tech. programs were Accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi. AICTE also accorded permission for 2nd Shift Polytechnic from the academic year 2009-10 and presently 5 Diploma courses are being offered. The Institution was selected for participation in TEQIP-II under Sub Component 1.1: Strengthening Institution to improve learning outcomes and employability of graduates with a grant of Rs. 4 Crores. As one of the best performing Institutions under TEQIP-II, an additional fund of Rs. 2 Crores was sanctioned. The Institution has MoUs with Industries / Institutions that includes Northern Illinois University, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, IITM Chennai, IITB Mumbai, IITH Hyderabad, CII Hyderabad, ISB Hyderabad.
The Institution is located 16 KM from the temple town of Tirupati on Tirupati – Madanapalle National Highway 205.