Yogi Vemana College of Engineering was established in 2008 and was renamed Y.S.R Engineering College in 2010. The College aims to impart knowledge in various disciplines under engineering. The college offers BE/ B.Tech programs in 7 specializations as Civil, Computer Science, Electronics & Communications, Metallurgy, and Material Technology, Mechanical and Electrical & Electronics Engineering, and Metallurgical Engineering. The college organizes the admission procedure following AP EAMCET. The application mode is offline.
YSR Engineering College Highlights
|Established | Institute Type||2008 | Government|
|Approved By||All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)|
|Affiliate to||YVU, Kadapa|
|Courses Offered||BE/ B.Tech|
|Entrance Exam||AP EAMCET|
|Admission Criteria||Entrance Based|
|Facilities Available||SuperComputing Facilities, Bank Facilities, Canteen, Engineering Section, Sports, and Physical Activity.|
YSR Engineering College Courses
Y.S.R Engineering college, Prodattur, Andhra Pradesh mainly focuses on engineering disciplines. The college offers six courses across one stream. The course details, along with all admission criteria is mentioned below:
|B.E||Specializations: Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Metallurgy and Material Technology
Duration: 4 Years
Eligibility: Candidates who wish to apply to this course must have cleared 10+2 qualifying examinations with a minimum of 50% score in Physics, Chemistry, Maths in 10+2.
Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (AP EAMCET)
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YSR Engineering College Admissions
Y.S.R Engineering college offers a B.Tech degree in 7 different specializations. The admissions into these courses will be allotted by entrance test scores. A cut off will be prescribed by the college after the release of the results. Candidates can start applying after that.
How to Apply?
- Candidates must visit the official website of Y.S.R Engineering College.
- Click on the admission tab located on the section bar.
- A table consisting of phone numbers and email ids will be displayed.
- Candidates may contact the office and request an application form.
- The application form along with the application fee is to be submitted at the college office or is to be sent by mail to the college authorities.
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YSR Engineering College Scholarships
The college does not offer any scholarship schemes but the state of Andhra Pradesh offers several scholarship schemes for students who wish to take admission in the engineering college. The scholarship schemes that can be availed by students are as follows:
- Post Matric Scholarship for Minority Community Students, Andhra Pradesh - This scholarship is provided to students above 10+ 2 for UG and PG courses. A stipend of INR 240 to INR 960 per month for 10 months is provided through this scholarship.
- Gayathri Scheme for Academic Excellence (GS-AE) Andhra Pradesh - Meritorious students of 10th, 12th, and UG students can apply for this scholarship scheme.
- Combined Counselling Board (CCB) Scholarship, Andhra Pradesh - Candidates who have a minimum of 33% to 50% in the qualifying examination are eligible for this scholarship scheme. This scholarship is only available to students of Andhra Pradesh.
YSR Engineering College Facilities
The college is situated on a 150-acre campus, and it offers sophisticated facilities. Candidates are given all the necessary facilities to make life on campus comfortable for good learning. The facilities offered are as follows:
- SuperComputing Facilities: A 'semi-arid-zonal Atmospheric Research Centre (SARC) was established in Aug. 2008 under a memorandum of understanding with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), Bengaluru at SARC. It is a high-performance computer with 20 TB storage and is equipped with weather forecast and also allied science applications. Modern meteorological remote sensors are deployed to understand monsoon, thunderstorms, and climate change.
- Bank: ATM facilities are offered within the vicinity of the campus. Candidates can withdraw cash at any time as per their convenience.
- Canteen: Canteen facilities are available for students for all the nourishment they require for the day. 2 separate cafeteria facilities are offered at the University.
- Engineering Section: The laboratory is launched to provide a platform for university students to enhance their language proficiency. It is also proposed to offer 'English Proficiency Course' to the students of other colleges by fixing the nominal fee.
- Health Centre: A health center is set up for all kinds of emergencies. Medicines, bandages, and any type of medical assistance is provided at this facility for students.
- Sports Facilities: Sports facilities are offered at the college for students who have a flair for athleticism. Students are sent to various tournaments representing the college.
- Transport facilities: These are offered to students within the vicinity and surrounding of the college. The University provides a conveyance facility commuting from Kadapa city to the campus and back. There is a special transport facility for ladies and the staff as well.
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YSR Engineering College FAQs
Ques. How is the YSR Engineering College Faculty?
Ans. Y.S.R Engineering College hosts a platform for well-trained faculty to impart their knowledge to students. The no. of professors enrolled at the college with their positions are as follows:
- Professors - 21
- Assistant Professors - 83
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Ques. What is the syllabus for the AP EAMCET examination?
Ans. The entrance examination consists of the subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. It consists of 160 MCQ questions and is a State level examination.
Ques. Is there a hostel facility provided at YSR Engineering College?
Ans. YSR College of Engineering of YVU at present has no hostel accommodation available for boys.
Ques. Where can I stay if there is no hostel facility at YSR Engineering College?
Ans. As such the college at present doesn't have hostel facilities on the campus. However, for the convenience of girl students rented accommodation is acquired and the hostels are being run on a cost to cost-sharing basis. With the support of UGC & AICTE, adjacent to the main college premises, two hostels meant for girl students are under construction.
Ques. What is the BE/ B.Tech fee at YSR Engineering College?
Ans. The BE/ B.Tech fee is INR 10,000 per year.