KL University

Guntur, Andhra Pradesh
College Type
Deemed to be University
Co-Ed Status
Minority Status
Non Minority
Courses offered
B.E / B.Tech
4 Years
2 Years
3 Years
M.E / M.Tech
2 Years
3 Years
B.Tech (Lateral Entry)
3 Years
About KL University:

The Koneru Lakshmaiah Charities was established as a trust in the year 1980 with its official address at Museum road, Governorpet, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh – 520 002 and started KL College of Engineering in the Academic year 1980-81. The trust was converted into society by the name Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation in the year 1996. The KL College of Engineering has attained autonomous status in the year 2006 and in February 2009, the Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation Society was recognized as Deemed to be University. In short Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation is named as KL Deemed to be University. In 2012 as a Deemed to be University the institution was accredited by NAAC with A Grade and later in 2018, was re-accredited by NAAC with A++ grade. In 2019 UGC, MHRD declared this intuition as Category I Institution. KL University Guntur is ranked 1st in Andhra Pradesh in Engineering as per 2018 NIRF, MHRD, Govt. of India Ranking and ranked 50th among all the Universities. KLU Guntur has a record of providing 100% placement to its students. KL University Guntur offers degree and research courses in the discipline of Engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy, Commerce, Arts, etc.

The mission of KL University

The mission of the KL University is to serve the citizens of India and the world through excellence in teaching, research, applying knowledge, imparting values, stimulating creativity, igniting innovation and grooming leaders who will aspire to enrich the present and future generations. To impart quality higher education and to undertake research and extension with emphasis on application and innovation that cater to the emerging societal needs through all-round development of students of all sections enabling them to be globally competitive and socially responsible citizens with intrinsic values.

Location of KL University

KL Deemed to be University is situated in a spacious 100-acre campus, with a built-up area of over 20,00,000 sq Ft., on the banks of Buckingham Canal of river Krishna, the campus is eight kilometres from Vijayawada city. Built within a rural setting of verdant green fields, the institute is a virtual paradise of pristine nature and idyllic beauty. The campus has been aptly named "Green Fields" and the splendid avenue of trees and gardens bear testimony to the importance of ecology and environment. The campus ambience is most befitting for scholastic pursuits.

Colleges & Schools under the Aegis of KL University

KL College of Engineering

KL College of Science & Humanities

KL School of Architecture

KL Business School

KL College of Fine Arts

KL College of Commerce

KL College of Pharmacy

KL College of Law

Department of Hotel Management - KL University

Department of Computer Applications - KL University

KLU Department of Open & Distance Learning

KL Academic Staff College 

KL University Extension Activities


KL University Students Ordinate - KLUSO

KL IAS Academy

Centre for Competitive Exams

The Communication and Soft Skills Department

Industrial Practice School

Accreditations of KL University:

Declared as Deemed to be University u/s 3 of UGC Act 1956.

Accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of UGC as ‘A++’ Grade with 3.57 CGPA on 4 point scale.

Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.

ISO 9001 - 2015 Certified Institution.

Pharmacy College is approved by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI).

School of Architecture is approved by Council of Architecture (CoA).

Law College is approved by BAR Council.

Placements & KL University

K L Deemed to be University has meticulously planned to make all the eligible and interested students employed. The University had installed the infrastructure, employed well-experienced faculty, designed and delivered programs that help to enhance the communication and soft skills which are required for making the students employable. An excellent system is in place that considers all the issues that make a student employable. The University has been successful for the last 12 years, in employing all the students who have registered and eligible for placement through its offices located across the country. About 50 trained personnel work extensively to make the students ready for recruitment by the Industry.

KL University Awards & Rankings:

KL (Deemed to be University) placed #71-75 Rank in QS India University Rankings 2019

KL Ranked #1 among Young Universities by Outlook-ICARE India University Rankings 2019

KLEF Ranked 12th in Top 140 Engineering Institutes in India by Times Engineering Survey 2019.

KL Ranked #1 among Young Universities by Outlook-ICARE India University Rankings 2019

KLEF Ranked 12th in Top 140 Engineering Institutes in India by Times Engineering Survey 2019.

KLEF Recognised as Category-1 University by UGC, Statutory Body of MHRD

Congratulations - KLEF Accredited by NAAC with A++ Grade

Congratulations to all Faculty, Staff and Students. We are proud to claim that our Institution achieved 1st Rank in Andhra Pradesh in Engineering as per 2018 NIRF, MHRD, Govt. of India Ranking.

Ranked No-1 University in Andhra Pradesh for the year 2018 by uniRank.

AICTE recognized K L as the "Most Clean Campus in South Central Region".

KL achieved All India Rank 2 under Swacctha Institute Rankings -2017 under Technical Institutions/Universities.

KL-CE Ranked Top 1 in AP and Telangana by Government of India's NIRF 2016 & 2017.

KL Beats 2 IITs to Bag 2 CollegeSearch Students Choice Awards 2016.

National Business & Service Excellence Award 2016 to KL-CIIE.

KL is India's 4th Most Trusted University Brand in 2016 as per Digital LEARNING.

Contact Us
KL University

Green Fields, Vaddeswaram, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India, PIN:522002


PHONE - 0863-2399999

EMAIL - drjsr@kluniversity.in