RVR & JC College of Engineering
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|Motto||Knowledge is Power|
|Type||Private Engineering College|
37.4 acres (15.1 ha)
R V R & J C College of Engineering (Rayapati Venkata Rangarao & Jagarlamudi Chandramouli) is an engineering college in Guntur, offering graduate (Masters) and undergraduate education (Bachelors) courses in engineering and technology. It is located in the west suburban region of Guntur City, India.
Established in 1985, RVR&JC is under the patronage of the Nagarjuna Education Society. Today eight educational institutions are functioning under the banner of the society, with RVR&JC as the flagship.
The college is today one of the largest engineering institutions in South India. The college offers seven B.Tech degree courses, six M.Tech degree courses, MCA and MBA courses.
- Chemical Engineering,
- Civil Engineering,
- Computer Science and Engineering,
- Electronics and Communication Engineering,
- Electrical Engineering,
- Information Technology,
- Mechanical Engineering,
- Computer Science & Engineering(CSE),
- Power Systems (Electrical Engineering),
- Structural engineering (Civil Engineering),
- Machine Design(Mechanical Engineering).
- Communication Engineering & Signal Processing(ECE).
- Computer Science & Technology (CST),
- MCA (Master of Computer Applications)
- MBA (Master of Business Administration)
The college was established in 1985 in Guntur City. Later a larger and main campus was built in the western suburban area of Guntur City(Guntur district)in Chowdavaram.The college was developed up by NES trust. Now in the `Silver Jubilee Year’ (2010–11), the R.V.R. & J.C. College of Engineering, Chowdavaram, Guntur trains undergraduate and postgraduate students in Engineering and Management for award of degree from Acharya Nagarjuna University.
Established by the Nagarjuna Education Society (1967) in the year 1985, the College drew its initial impetus from Peoples Representatives, local doctors, charitable trusts and commercial houses of Guntur District. Today, it enjoys flagship status among the eight constituent institutions, that are governed by Nagarjuna Education Society.
Now in the `Silver Jubilee Year’ (2010–11), the R.V.R. & J.C. College of Engineering, Chowdavaram, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh trains undergraduate and postgraduate students in Engineering and Management for award of degree from Acharya Nagarjuna University.
National Board of Accreditation accreditation
All branches of the college have received accreditation from the National Board of Accreditation. This is the only college in Andhra Pradesh to get accreditation for all branches. The College has been accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA) of AICTE five times so far. The college underwent the accreditation process for the very first time in the year 1998. The college applied for renewal of the accreditation in 2002 and got all the seven departments of the college successfully accredited from NBA. Again the college applied for renewal of the accreditation in 2007 and got all the seven departments of the college successfully accredited from NBA. In 2012, all the eligible UG Programmes are accredited. The college applied for renewal of NBA in 2016.Accreditation by NBA for 5th time for CSE, IT, ECE, EEE & ME UG courses (2017-2018 to 2019-2020)
Ranking and Recognition
The A.P. State Council of Higher Education (APSCHE) awarded the second best rating in `Academic Audit and Grading’ in 2004. The College has consistently won the Best Performing U.G. College in the University Examinations under Acharya Nagarjuna University for the last four years. The College also figures in the Top-100 Engineering Colleges in India according to the latest Outlook survey and also rated as Top 100 Engineering Colleges in India 2013 surveyed by Way2College 
During academic year (2016-2017) The Andhra Pradesh Fee Regulatory Committee (APFRC) has fixed the fee structure for 350 private engineering colleges in the state. Based on Infrastructure, quality of admission, campus recruitment, quality of faculty and a few other parameters.
HRD minister Ganta Srinivas Rao said in this Fee Regulatory Committee List RVR & JC College of Engineering, Guntur fee fixed as (Rs.1, 08,000) and this is highest fee collecting private engineering college in the state followed by Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering Visakhapatnam (Rs. 1, 03,700), Velagapudi Ramakrishna Siddhartha Engineering College Vijayawada (Rs.1, 02,000) and GMR Institute of Technology Raajam (Rs. 1, 02,000). 
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