Academic & Planning

Prof. M. Vijaya Kumar M.Tech, Ph.D.
Director of Academic & Planning

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Established in the year 2008

Activates: –

  • Board of Studies (BoS) Meetings
  • University Purchase Committee Meetings
  • Preparation of Convocation Procedures
  • Applying for DSIR Recognition
  • Applying for NIRF Ranking                                 
  • Uploading data to Jnanabhumi Portal & KPI  Information  to AP Knowledge Mission website
  • Preparation of Memorandum of Understandings (MoU’s) to be signed

Board of Studies (BoS)/Academic Programmes:

The University is offering the following Programs:

  • Tech. Programs in 15 different branches of Engineering besides B.Pharm. and Pharm.D.
  • 54 M.Tech, 11 M.Pharm, 06 M.Sc., 04 M.B.A., M.C.A., and Pharm.D.(P.B.) Programs.
  • Research Programmes in 14 disciplines related to the fields of Technology, Science, Pharmacy, Management studies and Humanities.

New Concepts Introduced in the Curriculum :

Gap Year – B. Tech, Minor Discipline – B. Tech, CBCS – B. Tech, MOOCs – B. Tech & M. Tech, Online Examinations – B. Tech & M. Tech & Teaching Assignments- M. Tech.

University Purchase Committee Meetings:

Purchases (Equipments, Software, and Material etc.) of the University and University Constituent Units which are above One Lakh will be examined by the University Purchase Committee which will be constituted by the Vice-Chancellor of the University. The University units are procuring such as Equipments, Software, and Material etc. by following the University Purchase Guidelines.

Convocation Procedures:-DAP Office is preparing VC Report, Convocation Procedure, Convocation Address & Citation. JNTUA is conducting convocation every year regularly. 9 Convocations are conducted so far.

DSIR:- JNTUA, is registered with the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) for the purpose of availing customs duty exemption.

NIRF Ranking:- The DAP Office has successfully uploaded the data of University, all constituent colleges online to National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) Portal in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Result: – The University has ranked in the band of 101-150 under NIRF 2017.

Jnanabhumi Portal:-The University has got 1st Rank under Category A for uploading the information in to the Jnanabhumi portal

Key Performance Indicators:-JNTUA was regularly uploading KPI information in to AP Knowledge Mission website.

Memorandum of Understandings (MoU’s)

This directorate is responsible for preparing the MoUs to be signed by the University. So far the University has signed

  • Twenty National MoU’s
  • Four International MoU’s