Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupathi was founded in the year 1961 by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. The institute is run by Kendriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha Tirupati Society, which is an autonomous organization formed by the Govt. of India. The primary intention behind establishing this institution was to preserve the traditional Sanskrit language and promote its learning by integrating it with the modern research techniques.
Year of establishment
NAAC at A grade level (CGPA 3.70 on a 4-point scale)
Collection of more than 5,000 manuscripts and over 60,000 precious collections of volumes in addition to rare publications like journals, magazines etc.
How to reach
Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeetha, Tirupati - 517 507, Andhra Pradesh, India
Evening and part-time Courses
(Eq. to +2/intermediate)
Visishtacharya (M.Phil.) in various Sastras
Siksha Sastri (Eq. to B.Ed.)
PG Diploma Courses in:
Sastri (Eq. to B.A.)
M.A. in Sanskrit - Sabdabodha Systems & Language Technology
Visishtacharya (M.Phil.) in Education
Siksha Acharya (Eq. to M.Ed.)
Sastri Vedabhashya (Eq. to B.A.)
P.G.Diploma in Yoga Therapy and Stress Management
Vidyavaridhi (Doctor of Philosophy) Regular and Part-Time
Certificate Courses in:
M.Sc. in Computer Science & Language Technology
Vidya Vachaspati (D.Litt.)
P.G.Diploma in Comparative Aesthetics (Sahitya) in Global Perspective
In addition to the above-mentioned courses, the institute offers various distance learning programmes as well, which is taken care of by the Directorate of Distance Education (DDE).
1. Sahitya, 2. Jyotisha (Phalita)
No. of Scholarships
Merit-based ( of marks obtained in the qualifying exam)
For each sastra at Sastri level
For each sastra at Acharya level
Furthermore, the institute offers Swami Sivananda Memorial Scholarship for meritorious students of Acharya course.
Note: The duration for all the above-mentioned scholarships is 10 months.
The institute takes initiatives for creating lucrative job opportunities to its students and also provides almost 100% placement.