Affiliated University: Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad
Aditya Group of Institutions is the dream child of the founder N. Sesha Reddy, former MLA from Andhra Pradesh while he was working as Librarian in a government college. He quit his job and started Aditya Academy in 1984 to give coaching for various competitive exams at a place called Kakinada in Andhra Pradesh with 16 students. From there, in the journey of more than 30 years, he became the founder of many more educational intuitions. At present, the group has 50 institutions with 5000 staffs and 50,000 students, which include three engineering colleges named Sri Sai Aditya Institute of Science and Technology, Aditya Engineering College and Sri Aditya Engineering College. Apart from niche engineering disciplines like Computer Science, Electronics, Electrical, Civil and Mechanical, Aditya Engineering College provides programs such as Petroleum Technology, Mining Engineering and Agricultural Engineering with a total intake of 960 students.
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The reputation of Engineering College under Aditya Group is not limited inside the country. It is a well-known global engineering institution with participation of students from different continents in the campus. At present, more than 290 students from seven countries pursue various engineering disciplines in the college. The institute has created a liberal platform for a great intercontinental cultural exchange for their students.
The management ensures that the purpose of foreign students visit in India is fulfilled without any difficulties by providing all the facilities according to their needs. The institute has appointed separate director for foreign relation and a Dean for academics, who are responsible for catering to the needs of international students from various countries. Separate hostels are also built inside the campus for foreign students inside the campus by the management.
Research and Corporate Links
As per the concerns of Indian student community, majority looks for the pass percentage and placement records of the institute before they choose the best one. Along with academic excellence and placements, the institute gives more importance for the research activities of the students as well as faculties as the students from foreign countries are more inclined to that. The management always encourages their faculties to indulge in research projects and to publish papers in the various international technical forums. This approach has helped the institute to get more acceptances from the global student community.
Along with rich knowledge faculties, the college has managed to tie-up with many corporate giants to promote research activities. The software biggie, Microsoft has set up its innovation centre in the campus making Aditya Engineering College the first Indian Institute to have the platinum advantage status from the Microsoft. They are also the first south Indian institute, where another software giant Adobe started their creative technology academy. With more corporate people on the pipeline with the institute to start innovation centers, the institute is able to create ample opportunities for the students to get good placements.
Impact of Mission R&D
Mission R&D is an initiative that was set up by Srini Koppolu, ex-CVP and MD - Microsoft India R&D, and Perraju Bendapudi, Partner Architect, Microsoft India R&D. It stems from a belief that a large number of smart technical students exist outside of India's tier-1 engineering colleges and with the right kind of training they can be transformed into exceptional talent for product development roles. They select 30 students from various colleges and until now they have selected students from eight campuses across the country and Aditya Engineering College is one among them. With the help of Mission R&D more than 10 students of the institute got the placements from Microsoft and e-Bay with lucrative packages.
Average Package Received: 3.5 Lakhs
Major Companies that Visited the Campus:
TCS, Tech Mahindra, Infosys, Microsoft, E-Bay, Eureka Forbes, GENPACT, MAHINDRA SATYAM, Cognizant, Wipro, Zonata, IBM
Aditya Engineering College
Peddapuram - 533437
Andhra Pradesh, India
N. Sathish Reddy - Vice-Chairman
Nallamilli Satish Reddy is a young and energetic personality who hails from a family of educationists. He did most of his studies under various intuitions of Aditya Group and acquired an MBA from University of Technology, Sydney, Australia in 2005. He took charge as Vice-Chairman of Aditya Academy in 2008 and is successfully heading three Engineering Colleges, two Pharmacy Colleges and a Business School. He is an inspiration for the 2000 staff members and 15,000 under Graduate and Post Graduate Students.