Founded in 1981, Sri Krishnadevaraya University (SKU) is a public university having 5 constituent colleges along with several affiliated colleges which consist of aided, unaided as well as autonomous institutes. SKU offers numerous UG, PG and research programs in multiple streams viz. Arts, Commerce, Science, Pharmacy and Education. Admission to all the university courses is done on the basis of marks scored by the candidate in the entrance examination, conducted by the University/State. Sri Krishnadevaraya University is a government-funded school in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India. The University is named after a supporter of crafts and knowledge, Sri Krishnadevaraya, of the Vijayanagara dynasty of the sixteenth century.
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11 Km away from Anantapur Railway Station
8 Km away from Old Bus Stand of Anantapur.
In addition to imparting education through regular courses, SKU also offers several UG and PG programs through distance learning mode via Directorate of Distance Education (DDE). Candidates who have passed HSC (10+2) examination will get direct admission to the distance learning courses whereas students without any formal education are admitted on the basis of marks scored in the university eligibility test.
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Sri Krishnadevaraya University Course Structure:
The University offers various kinds of courses on different subjects. It also offers B.A., B.Sc, B.Com, M.A., M.Sc, M.Com and other Postgraduate Degrees. M. Phil, Ph.D. and Engineering courses are also available at the university. Here is a basic overview of the subjects and departments present at the University.
• Mathematics - Economics - Statistics
• History – Political Science – Adv. Hindi
• History – Economics – Political Science
• Botany – Zoology – Chemistry
• Math – Electronics – Computer Science
• Zoology – Physics – Chemistry
• M.A Adult, Continuing Education, and Extension
• M.Sc., Applied Mathematics
• M.A Applied Economics
• M.Sc. Biochemistry
Sri Krishnadevaraya University Admissions:
The university offers many PG courses such as MA, M.Com, M.P.Ed, M.Sc and M.Pharma in various streams viz. Arts, Commerce, Sciences and Pharmacy. Eligible candidates will be shortlisted for admission based on their merit in the Sri Krishnadevaraya University Common Entrance test (SKUCET). Those seeking admission can register themselves for admission to all the PG courses by submitting duly filled-in applications along with the fee.
The university offers MBA and MCA program on the basis of their marks in the APICET, state-level entrance examination conducted by APSCHE. Candidates seeking admission must possess a graduate degree from a recognized university in order to appear for APICET. Students can register themselves for admission to MBA & MCA course by filling the online application form through the official examination website.
In addition to UG and PG Admissions, the university offers several research programs such as M.Phil and Ph.D. in various specializations. An eligible candidate seeking admission to the M.Phil./Ph.D. courses will be shortlisted through SKURESCET (Sri Krishnadevaraya University Research Common Entrance Test), conducted by the university. Interested candidates can register themselves by submitting duly filled-in applications along with the required fees through online payment modes.
The university offers multiple UG programs such as B.E./B.Tech, B.Arch, and B.Pharma on the basis of their marks in the EAMCET abbreviated as “Engineering, Agriculture, and Medical Common Entrance Test”. Candidates seeking admission must have passed HSC (10+2) examination from a recognized board of education. Interested candidates can register themselves to the UG engineering/medicine courses by filling in online application forms and submit it along with the required processing fee.
Along with medical and engineering courses, SKU also offers law courses such as LLB and LLM program on the basis of marks scored in AP-LAWCET and AP-PGLCET respectively. Candidates who satisfy the required eligibility criterion can register themselves through the official examination website by filling the concerned application form and submitting it along with the examination fee.
In addition to regular programs, the university also offers selected UG and PG courses such as BA, B.Sc., B.Com, M.Com and MBA through distance learning mode. Eligible candidates can get direct admission to the distance courses on the basis of marks scored in the eligibility test. Those seeking admission to SKU distance learning programs can register themselves by submitting online application form through the official university website.
Sri Krishnadevaraya University Fee Structure:
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Sri Krishnadevaraya University Results:
The university follows semester system pattern for all its courses i.e. Odd and Even semester. End semester examinations are generally conducted in December/ January for an odd semester and in the month of May/ June for even semesters. Results for the same are usually uploaded on the official university website within a month from the examinations.
Students can check their semester exam result through the SKU university website under the “Notifications” panel. In addition to it, candidates can also view the UG/ PG examination schedule and download the concerned application forms for different courses from the respective UG/ PG exams portal of the university.