Krishna University

Krishna University was established in 2008 at Machilipatnam, the foundation stone of which was laid on 23rd March 2008 by the then Hon'ble Chief Minister Dr.Y Rajasekhara Reddy with the mission to provide more inclusive access to affordable quality higher education. It also uses ICT extensively for effective governance. Krishna University envision to develop the University as a highly reputed higher education institution of perennial source of knowledge like river Krishna, for a just and sustainable knowledge economy and society.

Academic Courses in Krishna University Campus

  • English
  • Telugu
  • Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Electronics & Instrumentation (Collaborated with Efftronics Pvt. Ltd., Vijayawada)
  • Electronics
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Inorganic Chemistry
The other courses offered in the Campus are:
  • M.B.A
  • M.C.A
  • M.Pharmacy
  • M.Com
  • M.Tech (Computer Science and Engineering)
  • P.G Diploma in Kuchipudi Dance (Sutradhar)
  • Diploma in Kuchipudi Dance
  • Certificate Course in Kuchipudi Dance
  • B.Tech (C.S.E)
  • B.Tech (E.C.E)

Courses Offered at KRU Dr. MRAR PG Center, Nuzvid

  • M.Sc Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry)
  • M.Sc (Biochemistry)
  • M.Sc (Mathematics)
  • M.Sc (Applied Mathematics)
  • M.Sc (Physics)
  • M.B.A
  • M.Com
  • M.Sc Organic Chemistry
  • M.Sc Physical Chemistry
  • M.Sc Statistics

UG Courses Offered at Krishna University Affiliated Colleges

  • B.A., (Economics, Computer Applications, Political Science)
  • B.A., (Economics, History, Political Science)
  • B.A., (History, Economics, Telugu)
  • B.A., (Economics, History, Tourism & Business Marketing)
  • B.A., (Economics, Mathematics, Statistics)
  • B.A., (Economics, Public Administration, Political Science)
  • B.A., (Economics, Political Science, Social Work)
  • B.A., (English, History, Political Science)
  • B.A., (English, Psychology, Journalism)
  • B.A., (History, Public Administration, Political Science)
  • B.A., (History, Political Science, Sociology)
  • B.A., (History, Political Science, Telugu)
  • B.A., (Public Administration, Political Science, Philosophy)
  • B.A., (O.L)
  • B.A., (Special Telugu)
  • B.A., (Music - Classical/Animation - Sound)
  • B.Com., (General)
  • B.Com., (Computer)
  • B.Com., (Office Management & Type Writing)
  • B.Com., (Indian Tax System & Income Tax Law)
  • B.Com., (Marketing Communication)
  • B.Com., (Honours)
  • B.Sc., (Bio-Chemistry, Botany, Chemistry)
  • B.Sc., (Bio-Chemistry, Chemistry, Bio-technology)
  • B.Sc., (Bio-Chemistry, Micro Biology, Chemistry)
  • B.Sc., (Botany, Bio-technology, Chemistry)
  • B.Sc., (Botany, Zoology, Chemistry)
  • B.Sc., (Bio-technology, Micro Biology, Chemistry)
  • B.Sc., (Bio-technology, Zoology, Chemistry)
  • B.Sc., (Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry)
  • B.Sc., (Mathematics, Computer Science, Electronics)
  • B.Sc., (Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics)
  • B.Sc., (Mathematics, Physics, Computer & Maintenance)
  • B.Sc., (Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science)
  • B.Sc., (Computer & Maintenance, Statistics, Computer Science)
  • B.Sc., (Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Science)
  • B.Sc., (Animation with VFX)
  • B.Sc., (Visual Communicatio & Elect. Media)
  • B.Sc., (Food Tech. Microbiology & Chem.)
  • B.Sc., (Electronics Technology)
  • B.Voc., (Paramedical and Hospital Administration)
  • B.Voc., (Renewable Energy Management)
  • B.Voc., (Software Development)
For the list of Krishna University (KRU) affiliated colleges, click here

Research Programmes Offered by Krishna University

Krishna University (KRU) is now focusing on research programmes and innovative activities aimed at meeting the emerging challenges facing the country from a variety of perspectives. Accordingly a full-fledged and independent Centre for Research Studies (CRS) has been established to promote research, publication, development, and training programmes of the University. The subjects in which one can pursue research programs include:
  • English
  • Business Management
  • Commerce
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Biotechnology
  • Computer Science
  • Chemistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Telugu
  • Education

Admission in Krishna University

Admission to Krishna University for Science, Arts and Commerce postgraduate Courses is done through Krishna University Entrance Test or KRUCET.

The syllabi for the entrance test can be obtained from Krishna University website

Each Entrance Test will be of 90 minutes duration with 100 multiple choice questions. Each question will be for one mark and there will be no negative mark for a wrong answer. The question paper generally will consist of three sections viz., Sections A and B with 30 question each and Section C with 40 questions. In case of tie priority in ranking is given on the basis of marks obtained in Section C followed by Section B. For some subjects the number of questions may be less. However, 

Contact Details

Krishna University
Rudraram, Machilipatnam-521004
Krishna District, Andhra Pradesh, India

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