Andhra University Visakhapatnam (AU VISAKHAPATNAM) - Admission 2020

State University


Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

State University


Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Andhra University Admission 2020: Courses, Eligibility, Fees

Updated On - July 27 2020 by Aditya Anand

Andhra University Admission 2020 range from marks scored in qualifying examination to performance in state-level or university-level entrance examinations. Andhra University is a State University established in 1926 in Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The university was established with a motto that their knowledge becomes brilliant. The university has a very amazing campus that has 121 buildings which consist of academic, administrative, support services for the students. The university has two sections, The North Campus and the South Campus. The South Campus has colleges for Humanities, Arts, and Sciences and Administrative blocks. The North Campus consists of only Engineering Departments. The university also offers Distance Education programs to the students. The campus also consists of hostel accommodations for both Girls and boys. Candidates can check all the details related to Andhra University Admission 2020 from this article. 

Andhra University Admission 2020 Highlights

Candidates can check the basic details related to admission at Andhra University from the following table:

Andhra University Basic Details
Name of the UniversityAndhra University
Type of the UniversityState/Public University
Application ModeOnline
Basic Admission CriteriaMerit-Based/Entrance Based
Official website

AU Vishakhapatnam UG Admission 2020

The University offers various courses at Bachelor’s level in the following disciplines-Law, Performance and Fine Arts, Education, and Architecture. Admission in BFA/BPA course is on the basis of AUCET exam. Candidates can check the general eligibility criteria for admission to these programs from the table given below

Andhra University UG Course Details
CoursesEligibility CriteriaSelection Criteria
BFA/BPAMust have passed 10+2Admission on the basis of AUCET exam or University entrance exam
B.Arch.Must have passed 10+2 with   Mathematics/ EnglishAdmission on the basis of NATA exam score
B.Ed.Must have a graduation in any streamUniversity entrance exam
LLBCandidate's marks in AP LAWCET exam

Admission in BArch programme is done on the basis of candidate rank in NATA exam. Admission in LLB programme offered by Andhra University at UG level is based on AP Lawcet exam.

Andhra University B.Tech+M.Tech Admission 2020

The University offers 16 courses in Engineering and Technology discipline. For admission in B.Tech. course at Andhra University, candidate must have passed class 12 or any other equivalent degree with Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics. Andhra University offers 8 Integrated B.Tech Program:
  • B.E. Civil Engineering
  • B.E. Civil Environmental
  • B.E. Mech. with Marine Engineering elective
  • B.E. Mechanical Engineering
  • B.E. Electronics and Communication Engineering
  • B.E. Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
  • B.Tech. Computer Science and Systems Engineering
  • B.E. Metallurgical Engineering
  • B.E. Marine Engineering
  • B.E. Naval Architecture
  • B.Tech. Instrumentation Engineering
  • B.Tech. Chemical Engineering
  • B.Tech. Geo-informatics
  • B.Tech. Ceramic Technology
  • B.Tech. Biotechnology
  • BE (Bachelor Electorial Mechanical Engineering 2010 - 2011)
For admission in 6 years integrated B.Tech courses, candidate must have valid score in AUEET exam conducted by Andhra University. The test is of 90 minutes duration and consists of 100 objective type questions. The Mathematics section contains 40 questions and is for 40 marks and the Physics and Chemistry part contain 30 questions and carrying 30 marks each.

Andhra University ME/MTech Specialisation

Given below are the specification in ME and MTech courses offered by Andhra University:

  • M.E. Environmental Engineering & Management
  • M.E. Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering
  • M.E. Machine Design
  • M.E. Heat Transfer in Energy System
  • M.E. CAD/CAM
  • M.Tech. Technology Forecasting
  • M.E. Control System
  • M.E. Power system & Automation
  • M.E. Marine Engineering & Mechanical Handling
  • M.Tech. Computer Science & Technology
  • M.Tech. Information Technology
  • M.Tech. Chemical Engineering
  • M.Tech. Mineral Processing Engineering
  • M.Tech. Bio-technology
  • M.Tech. Computer Aided Chemical Engineering
  • M.Tech. Geo-Engineering
  • M.Tech Industrial Process Instrumentation.
  • M.Tech. Communication Systems.
  • M.Tech Programme in Computer Aided Chemical Engineering
  • M.Tech. (CST with specilization in Computer Engineering)
  • M.Tech. (CST with specilization in Information Technology)
  • M.Tech. (CST with specilization in Bio-informatics)
  • M.Tech. (CST with specilization in Computer Networks)
  • M.Tech. Transportation Engineering
  • M.Tech. Industrial Pollution control Engineering.
  • M.Tech. Bio-informatics
  • M.E. Water Resources & GIS
  • M.E. Industrial Engineering
  • M.Tech. (VLSI) Course (offered by SVP Engg. College, P.M. Palem, Visakhapatnam 2009-10 batch)
  • M.E. (Industrial Metallurgy)
  • M.E. Construction Technology and Project Management
  • M.E. Structural Engineering/Natural Disaster Management
  • M.E. Hydraulic and Coastal Harbour Engineering
  • M.Tech Radar and Microwave Engineering
  • M.Tech. Electronics Instrumentation Engineering
  • M.Tech. (Bio-medical Engineering)

AU Vishakhapatnam Admission 2020 (Postgraduate)

Following are the courses offered in the Postgraduate Courses : 

CoursesStreamEligibility CriteriaSelection Criteria
M.AEnglishB.A. in related StreamMerit-Based Selection/ Entrance exam score
Quantitative Economics
Adult & Continuing Education
Ancient History & Archaeology
Public Administration
Social Work
Dance (Self Finance)
Women Studies and Computer Applications 
Yoga and Consciousness
M.EdGeneralB.Ed in related stream
Special Education
M.ScAnthrapologyB.Sc in Anthrapology
M.Com-An Undergraduate Degree in the Related Stream

Self Financing Courses

Andhra University offers admission in following Self Financing courses:

  • M.Tech. Industrial Pollution control Engineering.
  • M.Tech. Computer Aided chemical Engineering
  • M.Tech. Nano-technology
  • M.Tech. Bio-informatics
  • M.Tech. (CST with specialization in A1 Robotics)
  • M.Tech. Computer Networks
  • M.E. Transport Engineering
  • M.E. Water Resources & GIS
  • 5 year Integrated course M.S. Soft Ware Engineering
  • 5 year Integrated course in M.S. Information Technology
  • M.S. Software & M.S. Signal Processing Engineering (Twinning PG. Programs offered in Collaboration with Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden)
  • M.S. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (A twinning PG Program offered in collaboration with Kansas State University, USA).
  • M. Planning
  • M.E. CAD/CAM.
  • M.E. Industrial Engineering (2007-08 BATCH)
  • M.E. Construction Technology and Project Management
  • M.E. Structural Engineering/Natural Disaster Management
  • M.E. Hydraulic and Coastal Harbour Engineering
  • M.Tech Radar and Microwave Engineering
  • M.Tech. Electronics Instrumentation Engineering
  • M.Tech. (Remote Sensing)
  • M.Tech. Bio-medical Engineering)
  • M.S. (EEE) and M.S. Mechanical 5 year Integrated courses academic year 2009-10.M.S. Chemical Engineering 2010 – 11, M.S. Computer Science , M.S. (CSIT) 2007 – 2008 and M.S. (ECE) 2010 - 2011
  • M.E. (Power Electronics Drives Control) 2 year course 2009-10.
  • 5 Year Integrated M.S. (Civil).
  • B.Engg. (Air Craft Engg.) (Twinning Programme offered by A.U. in collaboration with Perth college UK)
  • M.S. (Telecommunication Systems Double degree programme with Sweden).
  • M.Tech. (Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering) 2009-10 (Self-finance).

AU Vishakhapatnam PhD and MPhil Admission 2020

The University offers admission in both Full-time and Part-time M.Phil. and PhD courses. The general requirement for admission to these programs is a Post-graduate degree in a relevant discipline with at least 55% marks. University conducts a separate entrance test, i.e., AURCET for admission to research programs.

Andhra University Doctorate Level Course Details
CoursesStreamEligibility CriteriaSelection Criteria
M.PhilClinical PsychologyMasters in the related streamEntrance based interview
Counselling Psychology

AU Vishakhapatnam Diploma Admission 2020

Following are the courses offered in the PG Diploma Courses :

CoursesStreamEligibility CriteriaSelection Criteria
DiplomaFrench10+2 merit scoreMerit-Based
Capital Markets
Annamacharya Krithis
Kuchipudi Nrutya Praveshika
P.G. DiplomaCooperation & Rural Studies Diploma in relevant stream
Raja Basha Hindi
Functional Hindi & Translation
English (Language and Linguistics)
Women’s Studies
Retail Management
Financial Services

AU Vishakhapatnam Admission 2020 (Certificate Courses)

Following are the courses offered in the Certificate Courses :

CoursesStreamEligibility CriteriaSelection Criteria
Certificate courseActing Should have one of these subjects during school education.Practical selection test conducted

Andhra University Reservation Criteria

The University follows the reservation policy set by the Andhra Pradesh government. The highlights of the reservation policy is given below:

  •  85% of total seats are reserved for local candidates from the districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Vishakhapatnam, East Godavari, West Godavari, Krishna, Guntur, and Prakasam belonging to the Andhra University area.
  •  33.33% of the total seats are reserved for women candidates.
  •  15% seats are reserved for SC candidates.
  •  6% seats are reserved for ST candidates.
  •  29% seats are reserved for Listed Backward Classes.

AU, Visakhapatnam Course-wise Fees

Andhra University Course-Wise Fees
B.Tech₹3.45 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)
MBA₹1.5 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)
M.Sc₹12,200 (1st Year Fees)
BBA₹1.14 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)
For details about Andhra University Course-wise Fees click here.

AU Vishakhapatnam Process 2020

Given below is the Application Process for admission at Andhra University, Vishakhapatnam :

  1. Visit the Andhra University official website.
  2. Click on Fill Application Form link.
  3. The fill all the Required/Asked details properly.
  4. Upload all the documents in the prescribed format.
  5. Then pay the Application fee in the prescribed Mode of Payment.
  6. Print the Application form for further use.

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