The Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, commonly known as GITAM, Visakhapatnam is one of the best private engineering University established in 1980. It was previously known as GITAM College, affiliated to Andhra University. GITAM University has been approved by UGC. It has been granted the status of deemed to be university in 2007. GITAM aims to impart futuristic and comprehensive education of global standards and is responsible for imparting education in the field of Engineering and Technology. 

The University has three campuses-

Facts and Figures of GITAM Visakhapatnam Campus:

Accredited by

NAAC ’A’, UGC

No. of Books

2,21,153 

Hostel Facilities

2300 seats

How to reach

Visakhapatnam Junction which is 16.9 KM away

Visakhapatnam Airport  which is 24.2 KM away

GITAM Visakhapatnam Admission:                           

Admissions to the university are done through different university entrance exams for different programs as follows:

                   PROGRAMS

                         EXAMS

UG & PG programs in Engineering, Architecture and Pharmacy

GAT (GITAM Admission Test)

Science Programs

GSAT

MBA and PGDBA Programs

CAT/XAT/MAT/GMAT/CMAT or GSIB-MBA

Medical Programs

GMET (GITAM Medical Entrance Test)

Nursing Programs

GNAT (GITAM Nursing Admission Test)

Law Programs

GLAT (GITAM Law Admission Test)

BBA / B. Com (Hons.)

UGAT/ GAT (or) GIM Online Test (GOT)

Architecture UG Programs

NATA/JEE Main

GITAM Visakhapatnam Placements:

This university has a dedicated placement and training cell which helps students in providing them the necessary trainings. During the present academic year, total 300 companies visited GITAM University to recruit students campuses located in Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad, and Bangalore. Also, IT giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) recruited 755 engineering students from GITAM University Visakhapatnam campus.

Placement Details:

No. of Organizations Visited

145

No. of Students Participated

2900

No. of Students Placed (On Campus)

1921

No. of Students Placed (Off Campus)

212

GITAM Visakhapatnam Scholarships:

GITAM Visakhapatnam offers financial assistance to the candidates as detailed below:

Merit Scholarships will be given by means of tuition fee for top 100 rankers of GAT (UGTP).

Rank

   Tuition Fee exempted for the first year

1-10

                           100%

11-100

                            50%

  1. Merit-cum-means scholarships will be awarded to 5% of students in each department of the University @ Rs. 2000/- per month which will depend on two factors:
  • Merit of the Student
  • Income of the Parent
  1. Merit Scholarships will be given to the candidates admitted in M.Tech and M.Pharmacy programs.
  2. Teaching assistantships will be offered to meritorious students of M.Tech and M.Pharmacy depending upon the need and availability of suitable candidates, subject to a maximum of three students in each program @ Rs. 5,000/- per month.