Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati , is established in 1954 in the world famous temple town of Tirupati on the sprawling campus of 1000 acres with a panoramic and pleasant hill view. The University stands as a testimony to the wisdom and foresight of great visionaries Late Sri Tanguturi Prakasam Pantulu, the then Chief Minister of Andhra and Late Sri Neelam Sanjiva Reddy, to cater the educational needs and aspirations of the people of Rayalaseema area. With a great wisdom, the founder of this University have rightly coined the motto Wisdom lies in proper perspective for it. Right from its inception, the University has been laying more emphasis on teaching, research and extension activities in different subjects. The range of subject departments, courses and research programmes undertaken and promoted during the last 60 years reflect Sri Venkateswara University commitment in promoting socially relevant and inter-disciplinary programmes. The University was started with six departments. Now The University has 4 constituent colleges concerning various conventional and advanced subjects, in order to provide good academic and smooth administrative service to one and all. The University has 54 departments, where in 72 different PG Courses and several Diploma and Certificate courses are being run with a total academic faculty strength of around 579 and 1500 non-teaching and a student strength of 5000, including research scholars.
Sri Venkateswara University College of Engineering was established in the year 1959 in temple city of Tirupati, and has been a premier institute for higher learning, research, extension and consultancy in the back ward region of Rayalaseema. Since its inception, the college has been successfully maintaining and meeting national and international standards in higher education. With eminent scholars and men of letters serving the institution with dedication, the college has had a glorious history in producing good quality students in all fields spreading throughout the world with reputed positions. At present the college is offering B.Tech programs in Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science & Engineering and M.Tech programmes with ten specializations. Around 250 number of candidates were awarded Ph.D degrees and a good number of research works are in progress
Indira Gandhi Engineering College Sagar is 4th among the 5 government autonomous engineering colleges of Madhya Pradesh. This college was established by government of Madhya Pradesh in November 1981 keeping the industrial development of Bundelkhand region in view and named it Government Engineering College Sagar and the name has been modified as Indira Gandhi Engineering College Sagar later on. In 1981 the institute was started at its old site in the vicinity of Dr. Hari Singh Gour University Sagar. In December 1986 the institute was shifted to the newly constructed buildings in the land of 220 Acres area allotted by government of Madhya Pradesh in 1985 on a hillock near Baheriya Village of Sagar District, which is about 10 km away from Sagar City. Since, November 1981 College started with an intake of 40 students in Bachelor of Engineering program anonymously, which was a five year degree course and the branches were allotted in third year. The intake was increased from 40 to 80 in the year 1983. In the year 1984-85 Civil Engineering, in 1985-86 Mechanical Engineering, in 1988-89 Electrical Engineering, in 1990-91 Electronics and Communication Engineering and in 2000 Information Technology branches were started. Initially, the college was affiliated with Sagar University and in year 2000, it has been affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal, M. P. The college is recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (A I C T E) and all the courses are approved by AICTE as per mandate.
Tirupati is one of the famous pilgrimage centers in India which is located in the state of Andhra Pradesh .It is also a home town for many educational institutions to learn science ,engineering and technology, agriculture, veterinary, medical and para medial, Sanskrit and Vedas. Prestigious central government institutions like Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati(IITTP) are located in Tirupati and it is also surrounded by global. Industries like Amaraja Industries, Saint Gobian. Lanco industries, etc the weather is very cool & pleasant in the month of December.