Founded in 1997, GMR Institute of Technology (GMRIT), Rajam, Srikakulamis an engineering collegeaffiliated with the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada. GMRIT was promoted by the GMR Varalakshmi Foundation – the corporate social responsibility arm of the GMR Group. GMRIT’s mission is to develop teaching, research and consulting environment in collaboration with industry and other institutions.
The 17 acre GMRIT campus hosts a well-stocked library features 58327 books, 15865 titles, 81 national journals, 11 international journals, and 8 magazines. The Language Lab equipped with Enhanced Language Learning Centre designed by Teleste Educational Ltd., Finland, facilitates the students with effective and motivating language lessons. Other facilities include a state-of-the-art auditorium with a seating capacity of 264, Well-ventilated and modern dining halls, computer block, Bank, ATM and canteen.
GMRIT offers a four year Bachelors in Technology (B Tech) programme in eight core disciplines. Students are admitted on the basis of merit, scores in EAMCET and counselling. B.Tech courses are offered in the following disciplines: Chemical Engineering Civil Engineering Computer Science Engineering Power Engineering Electrical & Electronics Engineering Electronics & Communication Engineering Information Technology Mechanical Engineering M.Techprogramme/courses are offered with the following specialisations: Computer science & Engineering Digital Electronics & Communication Systems Environmental Engineering Power and Industrial Drives Transportation Engineering VLSI and Embedded Systems Design Thermal Engineering