SVU, Tirupati was entrenched in the year 1954. Tirupati has always been famous for its holy temple which was sprawling 1000 acres campus with pleasant and panoramic hill view. Since its development the university laid emphasis not only on teaching but also on extension and research activities. The variety of subject research programs, courses and departments promoted and undertaken by SVU over the last 60 yrs. is inter-disciplinary and socially relevant.  SVU started with 6 departments and 4 constituent colleges.

SVU has been moving forward with such an academic excellence that at present it has 54 departments in which 72 PG courses, several certificate and diploma courses are offered. It has strength of 400 academic faculties and 5000 student strength.  The commitment and vision of the university is yielding the best results thus taking it towards the excellence path.

Established              :   1954
Vice Chancellor       :   W. Rajendra
Location                   :   Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India
Affiliations               :   UGC
Website                    :

Colleges Affiliates: 

  • KKC Institute of PG Studies, Puttur
  • Rao’s Institute of Management Studies, Nellore
  • Kandula Shreenivasa Reddy Memorial College of Engineering, Kadapa
  • Sri Venkateswara Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Tirupati
  • Directorate of Distance Education, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati
  • Kurnool Medical College, Kurnool
  • Magunta Subbi Rami Reddy Degree College (M.S.R), Nellore , Vinjamur
  • Duvvuru Ramanamma Women’s College
  • Narayana College of Education, Nellore
  • Alexa College of Education, Nellore
  • S.V.U College of Art, Tirupati
  • Government Polytechnic for Women, Guntur, Hyderabad
  • Sana Institute of Computer Studies, Nellore
  • Annamacharya College of Education, Kadapa
  • Vivekananda Degree College, Vempalli
  • Saastra College of Hotel and Catering Teaching, Nellore

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  • Arts (Regular)
  • Arts (Open University System)
  • Commerce (Regular)
  • Commerce (OU System)
  • Library and Information Science;
  • Science (B.Sc.)
  • B.Com
  • Computers
  • Business Management (B.B.M.)


  • Arts in Economics
  • Arts in English
  • Arts in Political Science and Public Administration
  • Arts in Sociology
  • Arts in History
  • Arts in Telugu
  • Commerce
  • Commerce (Financial Management)
  • Science in Mathematics
  • Science in Computer Science,
  • Science in Psychology
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Application (M.C.A)
  • Science in Physics
  • Science in Chemistry
  • Science in Zoology
  • Science in Botany
  • Science in Public Relations
  • Library and Information Science (M.L.I.Sc.)


  • Industrial Relations and Personnel Management
  • Guidance and Counselling
  • Hospital & Health care Management
  • Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Dress Designing & Garment Making


  • Education (B.Ed.)
    B.Ed. III Methodology