Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Sri N Chandrababu Naidu laid the foundation for National Institute of Technology, AP, at Tadepalligudem yesterday (20 Aug 2015). The foundation stone was laid along with Union Ministers Smriti Irani and Venkaiah Naidu.
NIT- Andhra Pradesh will be built on 176 acres with an investment of Rs. 600 crore on the outskirts of Tadepalligudem. Classes will commence from August 28 from the Vasavi Engineering College which will act as the temporary campus until the main campus is ready.