The National Institute of Technology, NIT Andhra Pradesh has been recognized as the ‘Best South India Institute 2021’ by the Center for the Growth of Education and Research, a group of education experts based in New Delhi.
The award was presented during the 15th Rashtriya Shiksha Gaurav Puraskar Gala held on September 7, 2021. The award was presented in recognition of the outstanding and exemplary contribution of NIT Andhra Pradesh in developing teaching and research skills.
Upon receiving the award, Professor CSP Rao, Director of NIT Andhra Pradesh, said: “NIT has tried to provide quality education to students by providing academic and research excellence through various best practices. Congratulations and best wishes to all the interested parties of the Institute in this moment of pride.
Professor Rao further said, “The institute has revised the Bachelor’s Study Program (B.Tech) from the 2020-21 academic year onwards in accordance with the new 2020 Education Policy guidelines.”
NIT Andhra Pradesh is an “Institute of National Importance” which is the youngest of the 31 NIT’s established by the Government of India. NIT Andhra Pradesh was established during the 2015-16 academic year.
Speaking on the honor, Dr. Dinesh Sankar Reddy, Responsible Registrar, said: “The esteemed Director, Professor CSP Rao, has played an important role in building NIT Andhra Pradesh with world-class infrastructure and services in record time.
“This award enables all stakeholders to maintain the best education and research ecosystem at the institute. We strive to achieve many milestones and become a renowned institute in the future.”