Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur

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Coordinates: 14°38′59″N 77°36′23″E / 14.649831°N 77.606429°E / 14.649831; 77.606429

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur logo.png
MottoYogah karmasu kaushalam
Motto in English
excellence in action is yoga
TypeEducation and Research Institution
Established1946
Vice-ChancellorS. Srinivas kumar
Location, ,
CampusRural
Websitejntua.ac.in
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Anantapur (JNTU Anantapur) is a state university in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India. Founded in 1946, it has since 1973 been a constituent college of Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University,[1] as set by The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Act, 1972.[2] In 2008 it had received autonomous status by the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological Universities Act, 2008.[3]

Academics[edit]

The university offers various B.Tech and M.Tech courses.

Grading system[edit]

JNTU Anantapur awards marks, class/division to students at the semester or degree level as per the academic regulations of the university. All the affiliated 'non-autonomous' colleges assess the students by a marking system. An aggregate score is calculated out of 100 as a percentage. Before R15 regulation the final score of students is not calculated as a GPA but instead used to award classes according to the marks obtained.

From 2015 onwards (according to the R15 regulation) JNTUA started following Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) system on scale of 10.[4]

For students who completed their Bachelor's and Master's degree before 2015 (Grading system before implementing R15 academic regulation of the university for affiliated colleges) the grading system is as follows:

Class Awarded Marks Range
First Class with Distinction 70% or more
First Class Below 70% but not less than 60%
Second Class Below 60% but not less than 50%
Pass Class Below 50% but not less than 40%
Fail Class Below 40%

For batches starting from 2015, Grading system according to the R15 academic regulation of the university:[5]

Marks Range Grade Grade point assigned
>=95 S 10
90-94 A1 9.5
85-89 A2 9.0
80-84 A3 8.5
75-79 B1 8.0
70-74 B2 7.5
65-69 C1 7.0
60-64 C2 6.5
55-59 D1 6.0
50-54 D2 5.5
45-49 E1 5.0
40-44 E2 4.5
<40 F (Fail) 0
Absent AB (Absent) 0

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JNTU Anantapur". jntucea.org. Archived from the original on 2 May 2011. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  2. ^ "The Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Act, 1973". Archived from the original (DOC) on 10 July 2007. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  3. ^ "Applications of RS and GIS for Disaster Management" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 26 June 2011. Retrieved 16 June 2011.
  4. ^ "Conversion rule" (PDF). JNTUA.
  5. ^ "JNTUA Academic Regulations R15" (PDF). JNTUA.
  6. ^ "Nellore celebrates award to Satheesh Reddy". The Hindu. Retrieved 29 January 2016.

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