The Andhra University IAST: ?ndhra Vi?vakal?pari?hat) is one of the oldest, internationally high ranked and reputed University, hosting India's one of oldest and biggest Chemical Engineering, Computer Science and System Engineering, Marine Engineering and Civil Engineering Departments. Andhra University College of Engineering is one of the 3 oldest engineering colleges in India and it was given best government engineering college award in the country by Star News in 2012 and by ABP news in 2013. It is located in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. It was established in 1926 and shared affiliating responsibilities with Madras University in the initial years. It is located in a campus of 171 hectares (422 acres).
The University designed and implemented a Quality Management System to become the first general university in the country to get ISO 9001: 2000 Certification in 2006.
Prof. B. Muniswamy, Nodal Officer, Department of Statistics, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam-530003, Nodal Officer, Professor, Dept. of Statistics, Andhra University Visakhapatnam-530003, Visakhapatnam