GITAM Institute of Technology, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    New

    1980

    age > 30 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

The institute offers nine undergraduate, sixteen post graduate programs in a number of engineering disciplines and Ph.D Programmes in all Engineering disciplines. A common entrance test is conducted for admission to various programmes. It also offers scholarships and fellowships to students of the institute. The remarkable faculty at the institute is holding more than sixty research projects, funded by various research agencies like DST, SERB, NABARD and others. Choice Based Credit System is effectively implemented in the institution. The curriculum of the institution is designed by experts from renowned institutions like IIT and IISC. 

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Information Technology

Mechanical Engineering

Physics

Chemistry

English

Mathematics

The biotechnology department was established in 2002. Major areas of the department are Pharmaceutical, Food, Agricultural, Industrial, Marine, Medical and Environmental Biotechnology. It offers Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology, Master of Technology in Biotechnology and Master of Technology in Food processing technology and other doctoral programmes. These programmes have been designed to enhance students engineering skills and fundamentals of biological sciences, physical sciences and computational sciences.

Civil Engineering Department

The CIVIL Engineering Department was established in the year 1980. It offers the following courses:
a) Bachelor of Technology in Civil Engineering
b) Master of Technology in  Structural Engineering and Natural Disaster Management
c) Ph.D Degree programmes
The department focuses equally on both technical and soft skills to enable students with employment opportunities. Placement opportunities are provided by companies like TCS, INFOSYS, Accenture, Wipro Technologies and CTS. International projects, consultancy projects, etc., are conducted regularly.

Computer Science Engineering Department

The Computer Science Engineering Department was established in the year 1986. It aims to excel in computer science and engineering education with international standards for global employment and research. The structured curriculum enhances the understanding and knowledge of computers. The areas of research include data analysis, cloud computing and image mining. The department owns remarkable infrastructure including WiFi facility, ambient classrooms and 800 systems. The major recruiters are Yahoo, Wipro, HCL, Accenture, Gemini, etc.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

The department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering was established in the year 1980. It offers Four year B.Tech course in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Two year M.Tech course in Power System & Automation and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering. The department aims to create thinking engineers who would excel in creating new technologies. It conducts IEEE conferences on recent trends in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. With excellent placement records, the strong alumni base is very well placed at top positions in a number of companies.

Electronics and Communication Engineering

From 1981 to 2007, the department of Electronics and Communication has evolved tremendously. The highly qualified faculty along with well equipped laboratories have successfully enabled students to get good placement opportunities. At present, the department offers a Four year B.Tech. Programme, three M.Tech. Programmes, one Six year Dual-Degree Programme, Ph.D Programme and a certificate course in VLSI Design. The department frequently organizes workshops in VLSI Design, MATLAB and Microwave Circuit Design, etc., for faculty, students and working professionals. Various annual national level fests, guest lectures, social service clubs like NCC, NSS are organized.

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

The department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering was established in 1995. It offers 4 year B.Tech. Programmes, 2 year M.Tech. Programmes and Ph.D Programme in collaboration with the Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering. Students actively participate in both curricular as well as extra-curricular activities. Personality development sessions, sports activities, culture programmes, technical events and workshops are often organized. Faculty members are involved in research work, they contribute research papers to IEEE sensors, SCI indexed journals and conferences. The department has appropriate infrastructure with well equipped lab facilities to carry out research work.

Industrial Engineering

In 2004, the department of industrial engineering was separated from the department of mechanical engineering. It offers B.Tech. in industrial engineering, M. Tech in Industrial Engineering and Management and Ph. D programmes. The department has remarkable infrastructure along with well equipped laboratories namely Workshop, Machine shop, Foundry shop, Work study & Ergonomics lab, Simulation lab, Computer Aided Manufacturing lab, Thermal Engineering lab, Heat Transfer lab and Computer Aided Design Lab. With nearly hundred percent placement record the institute has salary packages ranging from 3 lakhs to 12 lakhs per annum. Industrial training and internships help students gain first hand industry experience.

Information Technology Department

The department of information technology was established in 2000. The main areas of research are Algorithms in Bioinformatics, Computer Networks and Security, Database and Data Mining, Image Processing and applications. The major recruiter companies are Microsoft, Yahoo, Headstrong, iGate, Accenture, Wipro .TCS,HCL, Tech Mahindra, CSC, HP, Capital IQ, Cap Gemini With placement records ranging from 3 Lakhs to 16 Lakhs per annum. Apart from academics, students also focus on extra-curricular activities such as NSS, NCC, seminars, workshops, etc.

Mathematics Department

The mathematics department was established in 1980 as a part of B.Tech programme in College of Engineering. Out of the 29 faculty members, 25 professors have doctorate degree. The research areas of the department include Algebra & Lattice Theory, Differential Equations, Functional Analysis, Fuzzy Logic, Number Theory & Cryptography, Numerical Analysis, Complex Variable and Operations research. In the past six years, the faculty has published 275 research papers.

English Department

In 1980, as a part of Institute of Engineering, the department of English was established. Its main aim was to enable students communicate effectively as well as enhance their personality, especially those from the rural background. The department also helps students prepare for competitive examinations like TOFEL, IELTS etc. It’s vision is to improve student’s language skills so that they get profitable placement opportunities. The research work includes Indian English Writing and English language teaching. A literary event called “Samskruthi” is organized where students showcase their talent and potential.

Physics Department

The department of physics was established in 1980. It aims at strengthening student’s basic concepts in physics. The research areas include Material science, Solid State Physics, Space Physics, Nuclear Physics, Optics, Transport Phenomena and Geophysics. The department has well furnished infrastructure including well equipped laboratories. The research projects are funded by Department of Technology and University Grants Commission. The department is known for excellence in research and teaching.

Chemistry Department

Established in 1980, the department of chemistry offers consultancy services in the area of water analysis, alloys, fertilizer and food analysis. The main focus of the department is to teach students concepts of chemistry relevant in engineering as a part of the B.Tech Programme. Also, it is actively involved in creating awareness on environmental issues that benefit the entire community. With an impact factor ranging from 0.7 to 4.8, more than 200 research papers have been published.

Mechanical Engineering Department

The department of mechanical engineering, one of the largest departments in the country was established in 1980. With more than 1200 students and 45 professors, the department has achieved notable technological achievements so far. Activities of the department include design, study, development and construction of nearly all of the physical devices and systems. Its main aim is to enhance a student’s holistic development. Research is a major part of the department too. 

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GITAM Institute of Science, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    New

    1980

    age > 30 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

The GITAM Institute of Science was established with key emphasis on research and education. It offers comprehensive learning that includes student-faculty interaction, well furnished infrastructure, extraordinary placement opportunities and practical experience. The institute gives equal importance to student’s personality development and provides training for the same. The institute focuses mainly on research. The faculty have completed 27 research projects and 49 ongoing projects are in progress funded by UGC, DST, DAE, DBT, MoEF, ICMR, DRDO, etc. Currently more than 335 students are pursuing M.Phill/Ph.D. The institute includes the following departments:

Applied Mathematics Department

In 2003, the department of Applied Mathematics was established. It offers a two year M.Sc degree programme in Applied Mathematics along with other M.Phill. and Ph.D. Programmes. The major areas of research are Operations Research, Fuzzy set theory, boundary value problems, fluid dynamics and group theory. The curriculum of the department is designed while keeping in mind requirements of research organizations and industry.

Biochemistry/Bioinformatics Department

The department of Biochemistry and Bioinformatics was established in 2001. It offers M.Sc., M.Phil. and Ph.D programmes in Biochemistry and Bioinformatics. The department has well furnished infrastructure including audio visual classrooms, well equipped laboratories, etc. The learning process includes field work, seminars, projects and industrial visits. Major recruiters are Bioserve, National Institute of Nutrition, Indian Immunologicals, ICMR, Dr. Reddys’ Laboratories, Aurobindo Pharma, Institute of Life Sciences. The major research areas of Biochemistry include Enzymology, Immunology, Plant biotechnology, Clinical biochemistry, Fungal biology and Cancer biology with bioactive compounds from medicinal plants and marine sources.

Biotechnology Department

The department of Biotechnology offers Two years M.Sc. course, Five years M.Sc. Integrated programme, Ph.D. and M.Phill. Programmes. The department helps students qualify competitive exams like UGC- CSIR National Eligibility Test (NET), DBT, ICMR, GATE and IARI through its practical training and innovative teaching methods. The department has well furnished laboratories and infrastructure. Also, national and international seminars and workshops are organized to benefit students. So far, 160 research papers have been published in reputed journals. Currently, the department is working on 2 projects worth Rs. 2 crores. These projects are funded by DBT, DST, UGC and BARC (BRNS).

Chemistry Department

The department of chemistry focuses on the understanding of concepts of chemistry from fundamental to advanced level. The major areas of research are Namnoma Terials, Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Organised Assemblies, Development and Validation of Analytical Techniques and Environmental Chemistry. In 2016, B.Sc (Hons) Chemistry was sponsored by Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories. The department offers opportunities in the field of chemistry for both under graduate and post graduate students.

Computer Science Department

In 2004, the department of computer science department was established. Areas of the department include Information Security, Data Mining, Bioinformatics and Image Processing. The department has highly qualified professionals, eminent researchers and distinguished professionals. Also, the department organizes conferences, seminars, and workshops in areas of latest technologies. Major recruiter companies are TCS, WIPRO, ACCENTURE, HCL, HP, CAPGEMINI, DELOITTE, ORACLE, YAHOO with salary packages ranging from 3.5 lakhs to 11 lakhs.

English Department

The department of English aims at improving students' communication skills and personality in order to get lucrative employment opportunities. The key areas of improvement are Reading, Speaking, Writing and Listening. The department has an English Lab which offers broadcasting, television programs, web assisted material and video-taped recordings. Details like pronunciation, word stress and intonation are focused on. Both British and American English are a part of the curriculum.

Microbiology Department

Established in 1998, the department of microbiology aims to develop scientists with strong interdisciplinary skills in research design, critical thinking and communication. In 2008, the department started with the program of Food science and Technology keeping in mind large demands of food technologists. Bureau of Weights and Measures, India, Indian Immunologicals, Gland Pharma, Pfizer, Reddys laboratories, Aurobindo and Krebs Biochemicals are some of the major recruiters. Government agencies like UGC, DST, APCOST, and HPCL have supported the research projects in the department. So far, 20 research projects have been conducted successfully.

Electronics and Physics Department

The department of electronics and physics was established in 2001. It offers Two year M.Sc. programme in Electronic Science and Physics. With an average impact factor of 1.15, the department has researched and published 76 research papers during the last five years. Major recruiters include Sarokasoft, Panacea Medical Technologies, Efftronics, BARC, TCS and Wipro with an average placement record of 70 percent. The thrust areas of research include Ferroelectric materials and Nano crystalline Ferrites. Other major research areas are Theoretical Condensed matter Physics, Experimental Condensed matter Physics, Photonics, Nuclear Physics, Embedded systems and Non destructive testing and Evaluation.

Environmental Studies Department

In 1995, Prof. T. Shivaji Rao, a renowned Environmentalist and Distinguished Scientist established the Department of Environmental Sudies. The teaching process includes field work, industrial visits, awareness seminars and project works apart from generic theoretical issues. Various environmental programmes on environmental issues are conducted to spread awareness among students and employees. So far, the faculty has successfully published 105 research papers in reputed journals. The department has organized a number of research papers, seminars, workshops etc. The department has also organized winter school on Geospatial. Apart from this the department conducts technologies rallies, distribution of clay idols and associating with NGO’s towards sustainable environmental practices.

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GITAM Institute of Management, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    New

    1988

    age > 20 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

GITAM Institute of Management

GITAM Institute of Management was found in 1988. Earlier it was known as College of Management Studies. GIM’s vision is to become a global leader in management education. At present, it has 800 students, 44 fulltime faculty and offers more than ten programs, diplomas and certificates. In addition to quality education management, the institute also focuses on extra-curricular programmes, professional education and research. GIM’s mission is to impart comprehensive managerial knowledge, entrepreneurial skills and provide corporate exposure through contemporary curriculum. Thousands of passed out students have bagged eminent positions at renowned companies.

COLLABORATIONS

ORGANISATIONS

ACADEMIA

INDUSTRY

THE CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF SECURITIES AND INVESTMENTS (CISI)

UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA, OMAHA, USA

HINDUSTAN PETROLEUM CORPORATION. LTD. MUMBAI

BRITISH COUNCIL

CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY, USA

HSBC

NATIONAL STOCK EXCHANGE (NSE)

UNIVERSITY OF PAPUA NEW GUINEA

 CII (Confederation of Indian Industry)

CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING (CIMA), UK

   

THE ASSOCIATION OF CHARTERED CERTIFIED ACCOUNTANTS (ACCA), UK

   

The facilities at GIM include Knowledge Research Centre, Computer Lab, Auditorium, Hobby Centre, Language Centre, Libraries, Meeting Places and Hostel Facilities. It also offers Yoga and Meditation opportunities for students. Gurukool, a three day training programme is also organized. The management provides copies of current affairs so that students remain up-to-date with all the happenings around the world. The Capstone Business Stimulation helps students improve working skills, decision making and leadership qualities. Certificate programmes like Business English Certificate is offered after training for the same.

DEPARTMENTS

Entrepreneurship

Finance

Human Resource Management

Marketing

Applied Psychology

Operations

 

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GITAM School of International Business, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    New

    1997

    age = 20 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

GITAM School of International Business formerly known GITAM Institute of Foreign Trade (GIFT) was established in 1997. GSIB’s vision is to be among the best in International Business Education, Research, Training and Consultancy. It was granted the status of deemed university. UGC has granted the institute independent recognition and has approved of all its courses. Also, GITAM School of International Business is a member of Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) – International, USA. It offers the following courses:

Doctor of Philosophy in International Business
Master of Business Administration (International Business)
Master of Business Administration (International Banking & Finance)
Master of Business Administration (Global Logistics & Supply Chain Management)
Master of Philosophy (International Business)

Major recruiter companies include Accenture, Asian Paints, Airtel, Aditya Birla, Air Liquide and others.

COLLABORATIONS

Association of Indian Management Schools International

A host of other companies

Kathmandu University School of Business (KUSOM), Kathmandu, Nepal

Academy of International Business, Michigan State University, USA

 

Hanze University, Groningen, The Netherlands

Federation of Andhra Chamber of Commerce and Industry

 

Northern Illinois University, Chicago, USA

Confederation of Indian Industry

 

University of Virgin Islands, Virgin Islands

   

University of Applied Sciences,Wurzburg, Germany

   

MANCOSA, South Africa

   

Regent Business School, South Africa

 

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GITAM Institute of Pharmacy, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2006

    age > 10 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

Established in 2006, GITAM Institute of Pharmacy offers Four year B. Pharm and Two year M.Pharm programmes with four core specializations that include Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Analysis & Quality Assurance. The Institute also offers Ph.D. programs in all the above disciplines and encourages interdisciplinary research programs. The Institute aims at providing high quality value-based education to produce competent Pharmaceutical Technocrats and Pharmacy professionals.

The GITAM Entrepreneurship cell offers a number of placement opportunities to students and trains them for the same. A number of reputed companies from both national and international arena recruit students from the institute.

The courses offered by the institute along with their respective fee details are given as follows:

Engineering Programmes

Programme

Duration

Yearly/Semester

Tuition fee

Special Fee

Total

2nd year

3rd year

4th year

5th year

6th year

B. Tech. Programs

4 years

Yearly

2,20,000

27,500

2,47,500

2,47,500

2,47,500

2,47,500

-

-

B. Tech. Aerospace Engg.

4 years

Yearly

2,95,000

35,000

3,30,000

3,30,000

3,30,000

3,30,000

-

-

B. Arch.

5 years

Yearly

2,20,000

38,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

-

Dual Degree (B. Tech. + M. Tech.)

6 years

Yearly

2,20,000

27,500

2,47,500

2,47,500

2,47,500

2,47,500

1,94,500

1,94,500

M. Tech.

2 years

Yearly

1,54,000

40,500

1,94,500

1,94,500

-

-

-

-

Pharmacy Programmes

Programme

Duration

Yearly/Semester

Tuition fee

Special Fee

Total

2nd year

3rd year

4th year

5th year

6th year

B. Pharmacy

4 years

Yearly

1,55,000

27,000

1,82,000

1,82,000

1,82,000

1,82,000

-

-

M. Pharmacy

2 years

Yearly

3,50,000

50,000

4,00,000

4,00,000

-

-

   

The students at the institute have formed a number of clubs such as GUSAC, Kalakrithi, G-Studio along with NCC and NSS. GEM is the annual fest of the institute where students showcase their potential and talent. The institution provides world class infrastructural facilities such as synthetic and clay floodlit tennis courts, gymnasium, intercollegiate Zone and Inter-Zonal Tennis and other spacious play grounds for a number of events. Also, Institute of Foreign Studies (IFS) provides assistance for students migrating to Foreign Universities. In addition to this, Millennium Software Solutions provides multimedia training to students to enhance them in fields of C, C++, DS and JAVA. Millennium also exposes the students to industrial pre-requisites like PHP, Testing-tools and sellinium.

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GITAM School of Architecture, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2011

    age = 6 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

GITAM School of Architecture offers Bachelor of Architecture degree. The five year curriculum includes theory, history, technology, and structures, as well as design. The program is balanced in a way that students are given both theoretical knowledge and practical learning through trips to places of architectural interest. Design studios are built to strengthen student’s fundamental knowledge about architecture including graphics and design models. Along with this, traditional skills, geographical conditions and material are kept in mind. The skills imparted by the institution enable students to become exceptional architects. The learning and documentation cell of the school provides learning opportunities in the form of national and international tours. It includes the Department of Architecture as well.

FEE STRUCTURE

Programme

Duration

Yearly/Semester

Tuition Fee

Special Fee

Total

2nd year

3rd year

4th year

5th year

B. Arch.

5 years

Yearly

2,20,000

38,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

2,58,500

FACILITIES

The remarkable facilities at GITAM School of Architecture include Photography Laboratory, Computer Laboratory, Model Making Laboratory, Art Studio, Design Studios, Construction yard, Material Museum, Exhibition Halls and Library. Other central facilities include Hostel, Library, Bank, Physical Education and Canteen Facilities.

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GITAM School of Law, GITAM University

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

School of Law, GITAM University aims at achieving the global standards and excellence in Teaching and Research by creating an environment in which the faculty and students share a passion for creating, sharing and applying knowledge to continuously imporve the quality of legal education. With the help of a reputed faculty, the institution lays emphasis on imparting skills relevant to the professional world. Its mission is to instill cultural, moral, and ethical values in the students besides latest legal updates with a view to turnout socially relevant lawyers, rightly thinking judges and compassionate bureaucrats. It offers the following undergraduate and postgraduate courses:

5 year Intergrated B.A.,LL.B.(Hons)

5 year Intergrated B.B.A.,LL.B.(Hons)

3 Year LL.B.

2 Year Full time LL.M. (Intellectual Property Rights)

2 Year Full time LL.M. Alternative Dispute Resolution


An entrance test is reuqired to be taken in order to take admission into the Five year Integrated B.A., LL.B/B.B.A., LL.B. To meet the eligibility criteria, a candidate should have cleared his/her higher secondary school/ intermediate examination (10+2) or its equivalent examination with more than 50% marks in aggregate (45 % in case of SC/ ST and persons with disability).

The facilities at the law school include air conditioned central library. It has a collection of more than 11 lakh books, e-journals, periodicals, e-books and others. The accommodation facilities for students include well furnished rooms with internet facilities, common rooms and mess. These residences are managed by Experienced Wardens. The highlighting feature of the institute is its Moot Court where students have practical exposure of advocacy and adjudication. Major events at the institute for the year 2016 included Gandhi Rama 2016, 2nd Asian Philosophy Congress, and Fresher’s Day Celebrations.

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GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2007

    age = 10 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

Established in 2007, GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences And Research was established to give quality tertiary medical care at affordable cost to large sections of the society. The GITAM hospital is situated on the shore of the Bay of Bengal, well connected to both urban and rural areas. All basic specialties like Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Orthopaedics, Opthalmology, Paediatrics, Dermatology, ENT, Psychiatry, Pulmonology and Physiotherapy are functional at the institute. Adjacent to the hospital is the building of the Medical College with all adequate facilities such as well equipped laboratories, class rooms, library, auditoriums and research labs.

The institute offers a five year M.B.B.S doctoral degree. Admission to the institute is done on the basis of GITAM Medical Entrance Test (GMET). There are 150 seats available in this course.

Departments under GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research:

Anatomy

Physiology

Bio-chemistry

Pharmacology

Pathology

Micro-biology

Forensic Medicine

Community Medicine

 

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GITAM School of Nursing

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

In response to the growing need for qualified nurses throughout the nation, the GITAM School of Nursing was established in the main campus of GITAM University, Visakhapatnam. With permission from Indian Nursing Council, UGC & MHRD, Govt. of India, the institute offers B.Sc. Nursing program. Clinical learning is provided to students at the GITAM Multi-Specialty Hospital. To give students exposure and practical learning, field visits at health care centers and hospitals are conducted. World class facilities including digital learning, e-classrooms, Wi-Fi facility, and suitable accommodation along with well equipped laboratories are offered by the institute. Other remarkable aspects of the institution include the Student Nurses Association, NCC, NSS and Personality development training.

Departments under GITAM School of Nursing:

Nursing Foundations Lab

Medical and Surgical Nursing

Community Health Nursing

Child Health Nursing

Midwifery, Obstetrics and Gynecological Nursing

Mental Health Nursing

 

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Centre for Distance Learning, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2009

    age = 8 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

Recognizing the importance of distance learning and constraints of time and place, the Centre for Distance Learning was established. The college offers distance learning undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the fields of arts, science and commerce in various streams. Apart from distance education, the institute also focuses on placement opportunities and training for personality development. The study material includes videos, CDs, debates, group discussions, journals, etc., in the form of video lessons. Learners can also make use of the Knowledge Research Centre i.e Library at the Vishakhapatnam Campus. Admissions are based on marks obtained in GITAM Admission Test (GAT) exam.

The programmes are offered to fulfill a learner’s needs and demands. Some of them being certification, improvement of skills, acquisition of professional qualifications, self enrichment, diversification of knowledge and continuing education and professional development at work place.

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GITAM School of Gandhian Studies, GITAM University

  • Establishment Year

    Just Up

    2016

    age = 1 years

  • Location

    Visakhapatnam/Vizag

Keeping in mind the Gandhian ideals of truth, practice of nonviolence and pursuit of common good, the GITAM School of Gandhian Studies was established. The institute is dedicated to making this world a better place to live in.

Departments and Centers under GITAM School of Gandhian Studies 

Department of Applied Psychology
The department of applied psychology offers MA degree in Psychology. A few areas of psychology are social, cognitive, clinical and Indian psychology. Students have bagged lucrative employment opportunities at renowned hospitals like NIMS, NAVY Hospital, etc.

Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
The department of humanities and social sciences offers BA degree in chosen disciplines like Economics, English, Political Science and Public Administration, Psychology and Social Work. Apart from this, the department offers a civil service preparatory programme for students.

Centre for Languages
Recognizing the global call for efficiency in both native and foreign languages, the centre for languages was established. The centre for languages offers a number of programmes such as M.A. English Language and Literature, PG Diploma in Functional Hindi and Translation, Certificate Courses in Indian Languages: Hindi, Telugu, Sanskrit, Certificate Courses in Foreign Languages: Professional English Communication, French, Spanish, German, Japanese, Mandarin, Certificate Courses in Soft Skills and Gandhian Literature.

Centre for Research
In 2013, the Centre for Research in Public Policy was established with a focus on formulation and implementation of policy, functioning of public systems and governance and their impact on business and economy in particular and the society in general.

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Available College Facilities

GITAM University has three campuses in Vishakhapatnam (97.33 acres), Hyderabad (160 acres) and Bengaluru (50 acres). All three campuses have remarkable facilities like academic departments, administration buildings and central facilities like library, hostel, sports complex, etc. The laboratories are well equipped with facilities for research and experiments. The auditoriums are used to organize national/international conferences, workshops, lectures etc. GITAM has also set up a data centre with super computer facilities. The Knowledge Resource Centre/Library offers a total of 34 Lakh books to its students including books, journals, e-books, periodicals, etc. The sports facilities include running tracks, gymnasium, tennis courts, basketball courts, etc. Other facilities including café, bank, stationary shops, medical shops, telephone facility are also available. The hostels provide food, potable water, indoor games, etc.

Hostel

The hostel facilities at GITAM University have separate hostels for girls and boys. Facilities such as Wi-Fi, potable water and food are also provided. Recreational facilities like indoor games, etc., are also provided.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom

All classrooms at GITAM Univeristy are A/C classrooms. The classrooms are well furnished with comfortable seats.

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Laboratory

The laboratories are well equipped to carry out research and experimental activities.

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs
Sports

The sports facilities include running tracks, gymnasia, indoor stadium, volley ball, basket ball courts, etc.

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Extra - Curricular

Extra curricular activities at GITAM University include students club, youth fest, annual day, etc.

Library

The library at GITAM University is called Knowledge Resource Centre. It has more than 34 lakh books inlcuding e-journals, reference books, periodicals, etc.