College Profile - Vasavi College of Engineering, Ibrahimbagh

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College Profile - Vasavi College of Engineering, Ibrahimbagh


    (Sponsored by : VASAVI ACADEMY OF EDUCATION, Regd.)

    Affiliated to Osmania University, Hyderabad & Approved by A.I.C.T.E

    Ibrahimbagh, HYDERABAD 500 031 (A.P.)

    Phones: 040-6461 9181(D), 2003 5757 (D), 2314 6008, 99491 25492

     Web site :, e-mail :,


    Vasavi College of Engineering, established in 1981, is a self-financed institution, affiliated to Osmania University and offers the following courses:

4-Year Under Graduate Programmes:

    ; Civil Engineering

    ; Computer Science & Engineering

    ; Electrical & Electronics Engineering

    ; Electronics & Communications Engineering

    ; Information Technology

    ; Mechanical Engineering

3-Year PG Programme:

    ; Masters in Computer Applications (MCA)

2-Year ME Programmes (full time 4 semesters)

    ; Embedded Systems & VLSI (ECE)

    ; Advanced Design & Manufacturing (MECH)


    Vasavi, in its constant pursuit of offering quality education, has created excellent infrastructural facilities and established certain advanced laboratories (CISCO-Networking Lab, VLSI Design Centre, Embedded Systems, DSP, CAD/CAM and GIS) dealing with contemporary technologies. The Phonetics Lab, the Interactive Communication Lab and Reading Room were set up, much before it was made mandatory by the University, to improve the communication skills of the students. Recently the English Language Lab is upgraded to Multi media Lab.

    646 systems with latest configuration including 274 in college main computer center are networked through LAN. 10 mbps internet connectivity allows students and staff to access the Internet from anywhere in the campus.

    The College has a Central Library with 10,005 titles and 64,650 volumes. The College also subscribes to 76 National Journals and 21 International Journals. We have also subscribed to the on-line journals published by Professional Bodies like Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE), American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and American Society for Civil Engineers (ASCE). College is also a member of Delhi Library Network (DELNET).

    A book-lending scheme offers the full set of text books to the students with a nominal annual payment. The College encourages participation of students in sports, games, technical seminars and cultural activities. Our students and staff participate in inter-collegiate and national level contests.

NPTEL Courses

    To reinforce the technical knowledge of the students, college has purchased the courseware from National Project on Technology Enabled Learning (NPTEL) developed by IITs and IISc and given free access through intranet to all the faculty and students.



    The College has 182 highly qualified and experienced faculty members including 33 Ph.Ds. Four Adjunct Professors, viz., Prof. Ganti Prasada Rao, Fellow, IEEE & presently a Member of the UNESCO-EOLSS Joint Committee and Dr. V.

    Ramakrishnan, Distinguished Professor of Civil Engineering, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, Rapid City, USA, Prof. Sreenivas Reddy Aerra and Prof. Murali Mohan Kakarla, Sr. Project Managers, M/s. NVIDIA Graphics Private Limited are extending their support to our academic programmes.

Staff Development Programme

    With a view to strengthening the teaching-learning process and quality improvement, College has introduced staff development programmes. The faculty members are encouraged to attend/participate in seminars, conferences, short term courses and also present papers at Seminars and Conferences.

    11 research papers were published in reputed journals and 25 research papers were presented in conferences by our faculty during the current academic year.

    The College also encourages faculty to pursue their higher education while in service by providing assistance in the form of academic leave, reduction in their class work etc. Presently 32 faculty members are pursuing their Ph.D. work.

Value Added Courses:

    In order to strengthen the teaching-learning ambience and to prepare the undergraduates to meet the challenges of the global work environment, Vasavi has taken up several initiatives like offering value-added courses (CISCO Networking, VLSI Design, Embedded Systems, J2EE, CAD, CAM, FEA, GIS, STAAD and Wireless Communication) and interfacing with the industry to bridge the gap between the curriculum and the requirements of the industry.

    Incidentally, Vasavi happens to be the first institution in the State to establish such advanced laboratories, including language laboratories, and to offer the value-added courses.


    With a view to provide experiential learning and expose the students to the emerging trends and contemporary technologies in the industry, the College has forged useful linkages with various corporate houses.

R & D and Consultancy Cell

    We have an R & D and Consultancy Cell in our Institution to encourage our faculty and students to carry out innovative and research oriented project work, relevant to industry.

Academic Performance

    Our students have been consistently achieving good academic results and ranks in the University Examinations. In the year 2008-09, results and university ranks are as follows:

    Pass % of University Ranks of 2009 batch Department 2009 batch

    ECE 97.67 2 (4,5)

    MECHANICAL 96.95 1 (4)

    I.T. 95.71 3 (6,7,10)

    CSE 95.65 2 (3,5)

    EEE 95.24 3 (2,6,7)

    CIVIL 93.44 3 (4,5,7)


    MECH (Production) 91.07 5 (1,4,5,8,10)

    Overall % 95.10 19 Ranks

    MCA (3 year PG 95.00


Merit Awards

    To encourage merit and to develop competition among the students, Best

    Academic Performance Awards are given to top 3 students of each section, for all the courses, based on their performance in the University Examination in the preceding year.

    Best Project Awards are given to final year students to encourage innovativeness to carry out and present creative and research oriented projects relevant to their respective fields of engineering.

    Best Attendance Awards are given to all those students who have secured 100%, 99% and 98% of attendance in the preceding academic year.

Gold Medals

    Vasavi Academy of Education has instituted Gold Medals to the toppers of each discipline based on their cumulative performance (from 1st year to final year) in the University Examinations. In addition, Gold Medals have been instituted by industry partners, alumni, parents and individuals.

     stWe also recognize the University 1 ranker by giving a silver plaque and a cash

    award, besides Gold Medal

Merit-cum-Means Scholarships

    In addition to the above initiatives, the Management of Vasavi College of Engineering is providing Merit-cum-Means Scholarships to the needy students for their academic improvement.

Professional Practice School

    To expose the students to the industrial environment, the college has introduced ndProfessional Practice School to associate 2 year B.E. students with an industry

    during their summer vacation.

Student Development Programmes

    To equip the students with the skills matching with industry

    requirements/expectations and to face the process of selection for placements, a 6-rdweek structured training programme is conducted during summer vacation to the 3

    year BE students.

Proctorial System

    For close monitoring of the academic progress and holistic development of our students, Proctorial system was implemented. Under this System, students are kept under the care and guidance of our faculty members.


    A no. of reputed companies in IT, Manufacturing and Construction Sectors visit the College for campus recruitment. Some of the reputed Companies selected our students over the past few years were listed in the Enclosure.


    The College has been interacting with the Alumni regularly with a view to provide career guidance to their juniors and facilitate connectivity with Industry in areas of students’ visits, students’ projects, placements, consultancy etc.


Accolades ndThe College is among the Top 50 Private Engineering Colleges securing 32 rdrank in India and 3 position in A.P., as published by Hindustan Times on th24 June 2009.

Other institutions sponsored by Vasavi Academy of Education:

    Pendekanti Institute of Management, located at our Engineering College campus, established in 1991, offers MBA Programmes with specialization in Marketing,

    Finance, HR and Systems. For more details about PIM, we request you to kindly go through the web site and for your requirement of

    MBA’s can send an e mail either to us or to attention

    to Principal. The institute’s phone numbers are 040-23511856 (Direct) or 040-

    23511866 (Telefax) or 99491 25492 (Dean HR).

    Vasavi Polytechnic, located at Banaganapalli 518124, Kurnool District, AP established in 1984, offers the 3-year Diploma Courses in Civil Engineering,

    Mechanical Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering (EEE), Electronics & Communication Engineering (ECE) and Computer Science & Engineering (CSE). For more details about Vasavi Polytechnic, we request you to kindly go through the web site and for your requirement of

    Diploma holders, can send an e mail either to us or to

    attention to Principal. The contact numbers are 08515-227060 or 08515-228122 or 99491 25492 (Dean HR)

    Pendekanti Law College, located at 1-1-338 to 341, New No.465, Street No.6, Vivek Nagar, Chikadpally, Hyderabad 500020, established in 1996 offers 3-year LL.B Course after Graduation and 5-year LL.B Course after Intermediate. For your requirement of LL.B Graduates, we request you to kindly send an e mail either to us or to attention to Principal. The contact numbers are 040-27661990 (Direct and Fax) or 040-27654146 (General) or 99491 25492 (Dean HR).

    Other Institutions under Vasavi Academy of Education include Vasavi Public School, Vasavi College of Music and Dance and Pendekanti Foundation.


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