About university Andhra University is a public university established in 1926 by the Madras Act. It offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and diploma programs in the fields of Science, Engineering, Arts and Commerce, Pharmacy, Law, and Education. It is a premier institute of higher education in India with a strong academic and research profile. It is awarded a rating of 'A++' by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) with 3.60 on a 4-point scale (score). It has got 24th rank in India among all the universities in National Institutions Ranking Framework - 2022, MHRD, Government of India.
Objective of the program The objective of the B.Tech. program is to make undergraduate students qualified for the global industrial and research career. The university has started a program in collaboration with the Blekinge Institute of Technology(BTH), Sweden. It offers a double program including a Bachelor of Technology from Andhra University and a Bachelor of Science (Engineering) from Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH), Sweden (4-Years Programme, 3 Years at AU College of Engineering and 1 Year at BTH).
Subjects offered at BTH
Eligibility Criteria Candidates should have qualified with Intermediate Education (10+2 pattern) conducted by the A.P. Board of Education (BIE)/CBSE/ICSE with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry subjects. The students should have a minimum of 70% marks in Intermediate education.
How to apply The candidates who wish to apply for the B.tech double degree programme of Andhra university must visit the official website of Andhra university . Candidates can apply through the online portal of Andhra University. Applications for admission into the program will be processed by Andhra University, India in association with Blekinge Institute of Technology, Sweden. Candidates are required to download an application form and information booklet from the website. First, candidates should register themselves and after registration, the candidate must log in using login credentials and fill the application form. Candidates are required to download an application form and information booklet from the website. The duly filled-in application form with two sets of enclosures and an application processing fee of Rs. 4000 /- in the form of DD drawn, in any nationalized bank in favour of "Dean, International Affairs, Andhra University" payable at Visakhapatnam should reach the address which has been provided below. Incomplete applications are liable to be summarily rejected. The students are advised to send a copy of the scanned version of the applications to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com for reference.
Selection Procedure Selection will be done based on ranks obtained by the candidates in JEE (Mains) / AP EAMCET /TS EAMCET/AUEET/Marks in BIE or Equivalent in the order of preference indicated.
Documents to be uploaded
Important dates Opening date of online application: 21 August 2022
Last Date to submit online application: 12 September 2022 (5.00 PM)
Date of admission counselling: 15 September 2022(10:00 AM)
Contact Information Mr. Gurudutt Velpula,
Dy. Director – International Affairs
Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona, Sweden.
Mobile: 00-46- 734405670 (Sweden).
International Affairs,1st Floor,
Science and Technology Bhavan (AU Science College Principal's Office Building),
Andhra University, Visakhapatnam- 530003,
Andhra Pradesh, India
Contact No: +91 891 2844434 O)
Official website: www.andhrauniversity.edu.in
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Andhra University is one of the standard universities in our country and a pioneer in the field of education. Many stalwarts worked in this university and the students of this university are settled well across the globe.
Blekinge Institute of Technology (BTH), Sweden is having around 100 collaborations with other universities. About 65 universities are from Europe and the remaining 35 are from other countries across the globe. Andhra University is one of those 35 institutes.
This initiative taken by the university is good and students who join this course will have the chance of studying in an international environment and then for one year in a foreign country. This dual degree course is good for students and many of the students are getting good jobs with big MNCs.