Kakatiya University (KU) College of Engineering

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The first of all KSM, erstwhile UCE(KU) started functioning in 1956 with single department Mining Engineering Established in 1976, the University College of Engineering, Kakatiya University, is the only school of mining in Telangana. It was formerly known as Kothagudem School of Mines.[1]

The college moved to its present permanent building in 1996. Today it is the biggest among the campus colleges of Kakatiya University. There are 103 teaching staff members, including professors. The college offers undergraduate and postgraduate B.Tech in CSE, EEE, Mining and Post Graduation (MCA, MBA) courses.


The college admits undergraduate students through the state-wide EAMCET exam conducted every year. It offers Bachelor of Engineering (BE) courses in multiple disciplines and Post graduation courses


Computer Science and Engineering

Kakatiya University embarked in 1996 on the Computer Science and Engineering Programme, when the UGC identified the University for its manpower development Programme. The Department offers B.E. and MCA programs.

Placement Cell for Computer Science and Engineering

Students are placed in companies like CA Inc., Teradata, Infosys, Syntel, Mahindra Satyam, Accenture

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

The department started in 1996 as a part of the Electrical Engineering Department. The department has well experienced faculty and has the following labs. 1. Basic Electrical Lab 2. Electrical Machines 3. Power Systems 4. Digital Electronics 5. Control Systems

Mining Engineering

The Mining Engineering Department was established in 1957 at Osmania University, Hyderabad, to offer a four year degree course in Mining Engineering, with an intake of 30 students. This is the only mining department in Andhra Pradesh. Students of mining will be taken to mine surveys and mine visits . The department has a team of experienced and well qualified faculty which leads the students to acquire knowledge and meet the industry standards. Students of Mining will be taken to different mine surveys and mine visits The department has established the following laboratories for practical training.


The department has established the following laboriousness for practical training:

  • Rock Mechanics Lab
  • Mine ventilation Lab
  • Mine surveying Lab
  • Mine environment Hazards
  • Strength of Materials
  • Mechanical Technology
  • CAD/CAM lab with 30 computers
  • Rock Excavation Lab
  • survey

The department faculty members are on National Committees as well as in mining projects in the region. The department has organized eleven National Seminars/Conferences/Workshops/Short-term programs in areas such as CAD/CAM, stress analysis using FEM, Optimization of energy, Recovery systems and metal spinning.

Placement cell

Companies that recruit students from the college include:


. Vice Chancellor, vc@kakatiya.ac.in / kuvcpeshi@yahoo.co.in
2. Registrar, KU, 0870-2438866, registrarkuc@gmail.com / registrar@kakatiya.ac.in
3. Joint Registrar, Academic,0870-2439077
4. AR Adminstration (Teaching),0870-2461402,2438181
5. AR Adminstration (Non Teaching)0870-2461403