Vallurupalli Nageswara Rao Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering and Technology (VNR VJIET) was established by the Vignana Jyothi Society as a not -for- profit organization in the year 1995-96, with a motto to provide Value based higher education on par with international standards. The Philosophy of Vignana Jyothi unravels education as a process of "Presencing" that provides, both individually and collectively, to one's deepest capacity to sense and experience the knowledge and activities to shape the future.

The institute is established with the permission of AICTE and Govt. of AP. Institute offers 9 B.Tech., 13 M. Tech., Ph.D. Programs All the courses offered by the institute are affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad, Hyderabad. The institute is recognized under section 2(f) and 12(B) of the UGC Act, 1956. The Institute is accorded Autonomous status by UGC for 6 years in 2012 and Extension of Autonomous Status is accorded for 10 years in 2018. Institute is Accredited by NAAC with ‘A++’ Grade and CGPA 3.73 in Cycle – II in 2018. 7 B. Tech courses are accredited by NBA. The institution is granted with “College with Potential for Excellence” (CPE) status by UGC for a period of five years w.e.f 2016. AICTE has identified the institute as a Research Institute under the National Doctoral Fellowship scheme and 5 Departments are recognized as Research Centres by JNTUH Hyderabad. Institute is certified by International Standards Organisation (ISO) with ISO 9001:2015 certificate. MHRD, India has ranked the institute at 109th rank in the Engineering category and 151-200 rank band in the Overall category in NIRF 2019.

QS I·GAUGE Rating for Vallurupalli Nageswara Rao Vignana Jyothi Institute of Engineering & Technology (VNR VJIET)

Overall diamond
Teaching and Learning diamondFaculty Quality goldEmployability diamond
Student Diversity silverFacilities diamondSocial Responsibility diamond
Entrepreneurship goldInnovation silver