Acharya Nagarjuna University (ANU), Guntur


Acharya Nagarjuna University (ANU), Guntur was established in 1976 by the former President of India, Sri Fakruddin Ali Ahmed. The university has also pioneered the introduction of self-financed courses in the country, which is in conformity with the thinking of the national education policy makers such as the University Grants Commission.  The university is making concerted efforts towards resource mobilization on different fronts.In the course of the last 30 years, the University has successfully overcome most of the initial problems and is moving forward with determination, enthusiasm and hope.

Acharya Nagarjuna University since then has grown into a large university with 39 academic departments, including several self-financed courses. Its jurisdiction was extended to three districts now having over 450 affiliated colleges offering under-graduate, post-graduate, Engineering, Education, Law, Pharmacy and oriental languages courses. Now it has 39 post-graduate teaching-cum-research courses on the campus, while 71 affiliated colleges offered P.G. courses.

Campus of Acharya Nagarjuna University –

Acharya Nagarjuna University is situated between the cities of Vijayawada and Guntur in Andhra Pradesh on Calcutta and Chennai National Highway (NH-5). Its campus is spread over an area of 293 acres. Besides the campus college, it has two university postgraduate centers – one each at Nuzvid (Krishna District) and Ongole (Prakasam District).

Facilities at Acharya Nagarjuna University –

Sports and Recreation

Acharya Nagarjuna University Entrance Exam –

ANUPGCET(Acharya Nagarjuna University Post Graduate Common Entrance Test) is an entrance test conducted by Acharya Nagarjuna University for admission into various post graduate courses.
PECET(Physical Education Common Entrance Test) is an entrance test conducted for admission into approved B.P.Ed & U.G.D.P.Ed courses offered by the universities and affiliated colleges.

For details on examination, please click here.

Colleges under Acharya Nagarjuna University –

ANU College of Arts, Commerce & Law
ANU College of Sciences
ANU College of Physical Education & Sports Sciences
ANU College of Pharmaceutical Sciences
ANU College of Engineering and Technology
ANU College of Architecture and Planning

Acharya Nagarjuna University
Nagarjuna Nagar, Guntur – 522 510,
Andhra Pradesh, India
Ph.No: 0863-22346114
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