KL College of Engineering, KL Deemed to be University was established in 1980-81. It was accredited by NAAC with A++ grade. KL College of Engineering has 8 Departments: Bio-Technology, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Petroleum Engineering. The institute has been ranked 52nd for Engineering by NIRF 2019.
It offers various UG programmes such as: BTech (Biotechnology, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science and Information Technology), BTech (Lateral Entry), BCA (Cloud Technology and Information Security, Data Science).
PG courses offered at KL College of Engineering, KL Deemed to be University) are: MTech (Civil Engineering: Construction Technology and Management, Structural Engineering, Geo-Informatics, Energy and Environmental Technology; Computer Science and Engineering: Cyber Security and Digital Forensics, Machine Learning and Computing; Electronics and Computer Engineering: Communication and Radar Systems, VLSI, Atmospheric Science; Electronics and Communication Engineering in Embedded Systems; Electrical and Electronics Engineering in Power Systems; Mechanical Engineering in Machine Designing, Thermal Engineering, Robotics and Mechatronics) and PhD.
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. KL Deemed to be University was established in 1980-81, as KL College of Engineering, which was upgraded to KL College of Engineering Autonomous in 2006 by UGC, and was declared as a Deemed to be University in 2009 by UGC, MHRD Govt.of India. 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 institution as Category I Institution.
To be a globally renowned university.
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 the students of all sections enabling them to be globally competitive and socially responsible citizens with intrinsic values.