The Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation Society was recognized as Deemed to be University in the year 2009 under the UGC Act of 1956. Thus, K L Deemed to be University is the new name for Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation which was originally set up in the year 1980. The Deemed to be University is situated in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh. It is spread across 100-acre campus, eight km away from Vijayawada city. The Koneru Lakshmaiah Deemed to be University is approved by AICTE, accredited with “Grade – A” by NAAC and is Certified under ISO 9001 – 2008. K L (Deemed) University offers Undergraduate, Integrated, Postgraduate and Doctoral courses in streams like Engineering, Architecture, Pharmacy, Arts, Computer, Law, and Commerce etc.

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K L Deemed to be University Courses and Eligibility

Course NameEligibilitySelection Criteria
B.Tech/ B.Tech (Integrated) 

Passing 10+2 in PCM/ PCB with minimum 60% marks is mandatory.

Entrance Based –

KLUEEE/ JEE Main/ JEE Advanced/ EAMCET or any State-level Engineering exam.

B.Tech + MBA
B.Arch.Passing 10+2 with min. 60% and Maths as a compulsory subject.Marks secured in KLUEEE or NATA exam.
B.PharmPassing 12th in PCM/ Bio. / Zoology/ Botany with minimum 60% marks.EAMCET or any other state/ national level entrance exam.

Passed 10+2 from any of the Science, Arts or Commerce group with min. 45% marks

Written Test and Interview conducted by KLU.
BA with Integrated IASMerit in the qualifying exam followed by an interview.


Written Test and Interview conducted by KLU.


Passing 10+2 from any of the Science, Arts or Commerce group with min. 50% marks.

B.Com. (Hons.)
LL.B.Graduation from a recognized board.
M.Tech.Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% marks.Entrance based – GATE exam/ KLU Entrance test and interview.
MBAPassed Graduation with 55% (10+2+3 pattern).KLUBSAT or ICET score.

CAT, MAT or XAT qualified students will be exempted from KLUBSAT exam.

M.Sc.Bachelor’s degree in Science with 6.5 CGPA with honors/ major in the Chemistry discipline. 


Previous academic records and personal interview.

M.A55% marks in Graduation with major in the related discipline.
M.Com.Bachelors with minimum 50% marks.
M.PhilMaster’s degree with minimum 55% marks. 


Performance in the Written Test followed by Personal Interview.

M.TechMinimum 60% or 6.75 CGPA in the Master’s Degree recognized by UGC.
Ph.D.Minimum 55% in the relevant area from UGC recognized University.
Ph.D. with B.Tech DegreeMinimum 55% marks in the relevant discipline.Top 100 ranks in GATE with 8 CGPA out of 10.

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K L Deemed to be Univeristy B.Sc. in Hotel Management Course Highlights

  • The Students Studying B.Sc. in Hotel Management course gets 100% Job Placements assured in 5 Star Hotels.
  • K L Demeed to be University has 40 Rooms Training Hotel for the Sudents.

K L Deemed to be University Placement

K L Deemed to be University has accurately planned to make all its outgoing students employed. The University had installed the infrastructure, employed well-experienced faculty, designed and delivered programs that help to enhance the communication and soft skills of the students. KL University Placements Cell has been successful for the last 12 years, in employing all the students who have registered for placement through its offices located across the country.

Academic YearNo. Of Placements
2013 – 14 823
2014 – 151555
2015 – 162080
2016 – 171823
2017 – 18 1266

K L Deemed to be Scholarships

K L Deemed to be University awards international scholarships to draw students of the utmost quality from around the world. The scholarship is valid only on the tuition fee. The Scholarship scheme program is merit-based which offers the scholarship of up to 25% of the first-year tuition fee, beginning the first year, on joining the university as a full-time degree-seeking student. In consequent years, renewal of scholarship is subject to consistently high performance as per the norms set by the university from time to time.

Scholarship Criteria –

Marks In The Qualifying ExamScholarship
More than 85%25% of tuition fee
More than 60% but less than 85%20% of tuition fee

K L Deemed to be University Awards and Ranking

  • KL was Ranked at No. 1 in Andhra Pradesh – by Unirank in 2018.
  • KL was named the Best Private Technical University in Asia at the Asian Education Excellence Awards 2015, organized by CMO Asia at Singapore (Aug 2015).
  • KL was ranked Top 10 in India and Top 5 in South India among all private technical universities in the country by India’s popular news magazine the Week, 2015.
  • KL was adjudged the Best Private University in South India by Brands Academy for Excellence in Education, 2015.
  • KL’s engineering college KLCE was ranked No.1 private engineering college in both Andhra Pradesh (AP) and Telangana State (TS) by the Times of India, 2015.
  • KL’s engineering college KLCE was ranked top 18 private engineering college in India by i3RC Times Survey, 2015.
  • KL Business School (KLBS) was ranked top 10 among premier, non-IIM B-schools in India by the Dainik Bhaskar, the largest Hindi daily in India, 2014.

Why Join K L Deemed to be University?

The Mission of the deemed to be university is to offer academic flexibility by means of Choice based credit systems and to identify and introduce new specializations and offer programs in emerging areas.

It visions to incorporate into the curriculum the Application orientation and use high standards of competence for academic delivery and to design and implement educational system adhering to outcome-based International models. It introduces and implements innovation in teaching and learning process to strengthen academic delivery.

The Deemed to be University offers academic programs at UG, PG, doctoral, Post-Doctoral which are industry focused, and incorporates Trans-discipline, inter-discipline aspects of the education system and delivers higher education that includes technologies and meeting the global requirements.

Well-equipped Labs of K L Deemed to be University helps in enhancing the learning experience for the Students. The fuculty of K L Deemed to be University is Industy Experienced and Qualified which leads to application of Unique and better teaching methodology.

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