Andhra University - AU was established In 1926 . It is approved by AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education), UGC (University Grants Commission) & affiliated by State University. The campus of the Andhra University - AU is located in Visakhapatnam-Andhra Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh. The Institute can be reached either by rail or by road. The mission of the Andhra University - AU is to contribute to nation and society at the highest international levels of excellence and to stand on the same scaffold with other universities of eminence.