K L University Vijayawada is ranked 1st in Andhra Pradesh in Engineering as per 2018 NIRF, MHRD, Govt. of India Ranking and ranked 50th among all the Universities. KLU (Deemed to be University) Vijayawada has a record of providing 100% placement to its students. The average salary package offered is 5 LPA. K L University Vijayawada offers degree and research courses in the discipline of Engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy, Commerce, Arts, etc. K L University Hyderabad is a subpart of KLU.

K L Deemed to be University has 2 hostels for girls and 7 hostels for boys with well-furnished rooms and modern amenities. The overall atmosphere is very conducive for the students to concentrate on studies and research. The hostel has a state of the art kitchen and a spacious dining area along with power backup facilities. KLU (Deemed to be University) Vijayawada has more than 7 departments under its umbrella providing education under different categories. Some of them are mentioned below:

  • K L College of Engineering
  • K L College of Science & Humanities
  • K L School of Architecture
  • K L Business School (KLBS)
  • K L College of Fine Arts
  • K L College of Commerce
  • K L College of Pharmacy
  • K L College of Law
  • Department of Hotel Management
  • Department of Computer Applications
  • K L Department of Open & Distance Learning
  • K L Academic Staff College

Check: KLU Vijayawada Department

K L University Highlights

Established | University Type 1980 | Deemed to be University
Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to UGC
Accredited by NAAC with ‘A++’ Grade (3.57/ 4)
Entrance Exam

University: KLUEEE/ KLUMAT

National: CAT/ XAT/ MAT/ GATE/ JEE Main/ JEE Advanced/ NATA/ Uni-Guage


Courses Offered M.Tech, MBA, B.Tech
Application Mode | Fees Online | INR 1,000
Faculty 1100+ Eminent faculty with 600 PhDs
Top Recruiters Service now, Deloitte, CISCO, TCS, Amazon, Karvy, Wipro, HP, IBM, Infosys, I Value labs, Intel, Cognizant, etc.
Campus Area 100 acres
Facilities Available The international convention center, 7000 Hostel accommodation for both boys and girls, Transportation (100+ Buses & Vehicles), Multi-cuisine restaurants, Supermarkets, laundry, Salons, round the clock security, multiple playgrounds, 108 research clubs, indoor stadium, 72 hobby clubs
Official Website https://www.kluniversity.in/
Quick Facts
- Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation (KLEF), originally established in 1980 as Koneru Lakshmaiah Charities (trust), that went on to be registered as a society and thus started one of the first private engineerings colleges in Andhra Pradesh. KLEF began as KL College of Engineering in 1980-81, in Vijayawada. Having attained autonomous status in 2006 and subsequently, in 2009, KLEF was recognized as Deemed to be University, now known as KL(Deemed to be) University. Today, the foundation has a campus in Vijayawada and another upcoming campus in Hyderabad.
- HYDERABAD CAMPUS KLH, the Hyderabad campus is currently at Aziz Nagar while an integrated, world-class, 90-acre campus, is also currently being built at Bachupally, the education hub of Hyderabad, the capital city of the start-up state, Telangana. Designed by Woods Bagot, the campus aims to be a benchmark in global educational institution standards.

K L University Awards and Ranking

  • KL University has been recognized as one among A Grade (6-25 Rank Category) Universities in India by "ARIIA" (Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements), Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India for the year 2020.
  • KLEF Ranked 10th in Top 140 Engineering Institutes in India by Times Engineering Survey 2020.
  • K L Deemed to be University placed 71-75 Rank in QS India University Rankings 2019.
  • Ranked 1 among Young Universities by Outlook-ICARE India University Rankings 2019.
  • Recognized as Category 1 University by UGC, Statutory Board of MHRD.
  • Swachhta Campus Ranking 2019 of Higher Educational Institutes, Ranked First among the Cleanest Higher Educational Institutes in the category of Residential University - UGC,
  • "Indian Education Network has awarded K L as "Best Higher Education Institute for Skill Development "at 6th Skill Development Summit 2018.
  • OUTLOOK & Drshti Engineering College Survey 2018 has awarded K L College of Engineering as No.1 Private Engineering College in Andhra Pradesh State.
  • Higher Education Review Survey 2018 has awarded K L as No.1 Deemed University in Andhra Pradesh State.
  • K L Campus got 1St Rank under Universities (Private) Category at AP Green Awards announced by Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.
  • India Today Magazine Survey 2018 has ranked K L as 9th Best Private University in India.
  • Times Engineering Institute Ranking 2018 has awarded K L College of Engineering as No.1 Engineering Institute in Andhra Pradesh State & Telangana.
  • 1st Rank in Andhra Pradesh (AP) by Australia based organization - uniRank "2018 Indian University Ranking".
  • "Most Clean Campus in South Central Region" by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) - Clean Campus Awards 2017.
  • All India 2nd Rank among Technical Institutions by Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)-Swacctha Institute Rankings -2017.
  • 1st Rank among Top Private Engineering Institutes in Andhra Pradesh (AP) and Telangana (TS) states, 4th Rank In South India and 8th Rank at All India level-i3RC Times Top 100 Private Engineering Institute Rankings 2017.

K L University Courses

KLU Vijayawada offers UG, PG and Research programs in the discipline of Engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy, Commerce, Arts, etc.





B.Tech/ B.Tech (Integrated)

Passing 10+2 in PCM/ PCB with a minimum of 60% marks is mandatory + Obtained a valid score in KLEEE/ JEE-Main/ JEE-Advanced / EAMCET/ Uni-Guage 

B.Tech + MBA Passing 10+2 in PCM/ PCB with a minimum of 60% marks is mandatory.


Passing 10+2 with 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics + Obtained a valid score in NATA/ KLEEE

B.F.A (Applied Arts and Crafts) 10+2 of any group with a minimum of 5%% marks + Entrance Exam


Passing 12th in PCM/ Bio. / Zoology/ Botany with minimum 60% marks + Obtained a valid score in KLEEE


Passing 10+2 or equivalent examination with min. 55% marks

BA with Integrated civils (IAS)



Passing 10+2 or equivalent examination with min. 55% marks






B Tech with 55% marks in the corresponding discipline of Engineering / Technology.
For M.Tech Computer Science & Engineering program, any M.Sc., or B.Tech. in any
The branch of Engineering is eligible.
For M.Tech. Bio-Technology, a pass with 55% marks B.E / B.Tech (Chemical Engg. / Leather
Technology / Bio-Tech / Industrial Bio-Tech / Bio-Chemical Engg. / Bio-Informatics) or
B.Pharm. or M.Sc.(Ag.)/ M.V.Sc./ M.Sc. in any branch of Life Sciences


Passed Graduation with 55% (10+2+3 pattern) + Obtained a valid score in KLUBSAT/ ICET / MAT / CAT / XAT & Personal Interview


Bachelor’s degree in Science with 6.5 CGPA with an honors/ major in the Chemistry discipline. Any Graduation with 50% aggregate(Finance & control)


55% marks in Graduation with a major in the related discipline. 

L.L.M Bachelor Graduation in Law from any recognized University or College with 50% in the qualifying exam


Master’s degree with a minimum of 55% marks.



For Engineering-Minimum of 60% marks Master’s degree
in Engineering/Technology or equivalent Degree from University

Sciences/Management/Humanities-Masters degree or equivalent Degree in the relevant area with a minimum of 55% marks from a university recognized by UGC.

B.Tech with Ph.D

  1. Minimum CGPA of 8.0 on a 10 point scale.
  2. One of the top 100 Rankers in GATE.
  3. Qualifying in admission test & interview conducted by the University.

Check: KLU Vijayawada Courses and Fees

K L University Admission

Online Application

  • Fill the Online Application form Enter all the details and complete registration.
  • After verification of E-mail ID, login with the credentials generated.
  • Upload scanned photograph and enter the personal, academic and graduation (if required) details.
  • Enter the admission test registration details and upload the relevant documents.
  • Pay the application fee online or through any online payment option using Credit/ Debit card/ Net Banking.
  • The application fee for the PGDM program is INR 1000.
  • Submit the application form.
  • Print the application form and acknowledgment slip for future correspondence.

Offline Application

Obtain the application form in person from the admission office of the university or from the designated location. Fill the application send it to the university address along with the application fee in the form of DD of INR 1000 drawn in favor of ‘KL (Deemed to be) university payable at Vijaywada or any scheduled bank.

The Director,
Admissions KL (Deemed to be) University,
29-36-38, Museum Road,
Governorpet, Vijayawada - 520 002

Note: The application form can also be obtained through post along with a self-addressed envelope by remitting a fee of INR 1,100 through cash or DD or post the duly filled application form with a self-addressed envelope by remitting a fee of INR 1,000 through Cash or DD.

Selection Criteria​

Course Entrance Test Read more
B.Tech, B.Tech (Integrated), B.Tech + MBA KLUEEE Click here
JEE Main Click here
JEE Advanced Click here
EAMCET or any State Level Engineering exam Click here
Uni-Guage Click here
NATA Click here
B.Pharm EAMCET or any State Level Engineering exam -
BCA, BBA + MBA, B.Com, BBA LLB Written Test and Interview conducted by KLU -
M.Tech GATE, KLU Entrance Test and Interview Click here
ICET Click here
CAT Click here
MAT Click here
XAT Click here
M.Phil, M.Tech, Ph.D Written Test followed by Personal Interview -
B.Tech Degree with Ph.D GATE -

Check: KLU Vijayawada Admission

K L University Placement

K L University has accurately planned to make all its outgoing students employed. The University had installed the infrastructure, employed well-experienced faculty, designed and delivered programs that help to enhance the communication and soft skills of the students. KLU Placements Cell has been successful for the last 12 years, in employing all the students who have registered for placement through its offices located across the country. The university has recorded 100% placement consistently in past placement drives with reputed companies and organizations. Till now 201 companies have visited KLU. Tabulated below are the statistics for the same:

Placement Year 2018-19
Degree B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA
No. of Students Registered 1651
No. of Companies Visited 183
No. of Students Placed 1612
No. of Offers  2278
Highest Salary INR 24.5 LPA
Average Salary INR 5 LPA

Recruiters are given in the below table:

Placement Companies 1 2 3 4 5
Highest Salary Companies Servicenow Nucle i AMD D.E Shaw Commvault
Top Most Companies Schindler NCR Technologies OPTUM ZF ITC Accenture
Well Known Brands CTS Infosys Wipro Deloitte IBM

Check: KLU Vijayawada Placement

K L University Facilities

Library: The library system contains more than one lakh and fifty thousand books and five hundred hard copies of periodicals on all subjects related to the teaching and research interests of the KLEF staff and students. The library has over 21,300 electronic journal titles, academic databases, and about 30 lakhs eBooks which includes World E-Books Collection. Access is available on campus on student computers and remotely.

Sports: K L encourages students to explore their latent talents by providing World Class Sports and Games facilities. The institute is equipped with various sports facilities such as Badminton, Carrom, Chess, Table Tennis, Weightlifting, Gymnasium, etc.

Transportation: The institution runs 84 non-A/C buses, 02 A/C buses covering all the important points in Vijayawada City, Guntur, Tenali, Mangalagiri, Vuyyuru, Kankipadu & Dondapadu (via Thullur) with a total seating capacity of 4400 students in two shifts. Ambulance Service is available 24 hrs in case of any emergency in the institute/ hostels. Transportation is available for conducting Industrial visits, Educational tours and Special tours, etc.

Cafeteria: K L Deemed to be University has a spacious canteen with the latest equipment and hygienic environment which provides quality food and prompt service and caters to the needs of all the students and the staff

K L University FAQs

Ques. Does K L University Vijayawada provide accommodation facilities?

Ans. Yes, K L University Vijayawada provides accommodation facilities. The university has separate hostels for girls and boys with well-furnished rooms and modern amenities. KLU Guntur provides round the clock security, communication and dispensary facilities. Some of the hostel highlights are:

  • There are 2 hostels for girls within the campus providing different rooms with attached toilets as well as A.C. rooms are also available.
  • Suite rooms with modern furniture and separate study rooms.
  • Every student in the hostel is provided with basic amenities such as a cot, study table, chair and a rack. Each room is also well ventilated.
  • The hostel has additional facilities like Gas and Steam-based hygienic food preparation Palatable regional, National and International cuisine, Cleanliness and Safety, STD/ ISD Facilities, Medical Kits and First Aid Boxes, Soft Drinks, Snacks, Fruits, Laundry, Stationery shop, etc.

Check: KLU Vijayawada Hostel Fees

Ques. Does KLU Vijayawada provide a scholarship facility?

Ans. Yes, KLU Vijayawada provides scholarship facilities on the basis of merit. 100% concession for any State topper in Central/ State Board. Concession to SC, ST, OBC, BC and Ex-service Men are also given. To know about scholarships in detail, click here

Ques. What are the jobs with the average salary offered to M.Tech graduates?

Ans. The following table shows the list of popular job profiles for MTech graduates:

Designation Average Salary (INR)
Computer Science Engineers INR 3 LPA
Assistance Engineers INR 3 LPA
Executive Engineers INR 9 LPA 
Software Engineers INR 5 LPA
Mechanical Engineers INR 3.5 LPA
Electronics Engineers INR 1.9 LPA
Mining Engineers INR 8 LPA
Electronics and Communication Engineers INR 3 LPA

Check: M.Tech Course

Ques. Can I be employed during my course at KLU Vijayawada?

Ans. No, these are full-time programs. You will not be able to take on any paid employment through the duration of the program.

Ques. How can I contact K L University Vijayawada?

Ans. You can directly visit the K L University Vijayawada or contact via their given phone number. The address and contact details of KLU are as follows:

K L Deemed to be University,
Green Fields, Vaddeswaram,
Guntur District, A.P.
India 522 502
Contact No. 0863-2399999