Andhra University

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Premier university in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

About Andhra University

According to Wikipedia, Andhra University is a public university located in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. It was established in 1926. History King Vikram Deo Verma, the Maharaja of Jeypore was one of the biggest donors of the university. He donated lands and two million rupees for the establishment of the university which was set to be shifted elsewhere by the education authorities due to lack of funding. Furthermore, he provided lakh annually to the university, an approximate figure of lakhs between 1930s - 1940s.a The liberal king was conferred an Honorary Doctorate degree from the university. The Jeypore College of Technology and Science in Andhra University was founded by Maharajah Vikram Deo.

Andhra University's Online Degrees

What Is Andhra University Known For?

Andhra University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Andhra University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Andhra University's Most Influential Alumni?

Andhra University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Political Science, and Mathematics. Here are some of Andhra University's most famous alumni:

C. R. Rao
C. R. Rao
An Indian-American mathematician.
S. Rao Kosaraju
A Computer Scientist.
Duvvuri Subbarao
An Indian economist, central banker, and civil servant..
Neeli Bendapudi
Neeli Bendapudi
An American academic administrator.
Jasti Chelameswar
A Former Judge of Supreme Court of India.
Satya N. Atluri
An American aerospace engineer.
Raja Koduri
A Computer engineer at Intel.
G. S. Maddala
G. S. Maddala
An American economist.
Palle Rama Rao
An Indian scientist.
B. L. K. Somayajulu
An Indian geochemist.
N. T. Rama Rao
N. T. Rama Rao
An Indian actor and government minister .
K. Padmanabhaiah
A Recipients of the Padma Bhushan in civil service.

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