The Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering (GVP College of Engineering) is an educational trust formed and managed by educators, philanthropists and technocrats in Visakhapatnam, India in 1996. The college offers instruction to 540 undergraduate students in seven branches of engineering: chemical, civil, computer systems engineering (CSE), electronics and communication engineering (ECE), electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and information technology.
The CSE, ECE, civil and mechanical departments accept 120 students, IT has an intake of 90 and the others accept 60. The college also offers 11 M.Tech degrees with a Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering stipend. The college has received several university ranks (including first ranks). GVP College of Engineering students have performed well in national and international graduate-level competitive examination.
The Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering provides state of the art infrastructure and latest facilities. The Institute faculty consist of a faculty of about 111 well-qualified and experienced teachers dedicated towards student welfare. It has a library with 9,200 titles, 34,000 volumes, 130 national journals, 70 international journals and a digital library in which students can access 240 IEEE journals and 600 other journals through the Springer Science+Business Media Engineering Data Unit.
The school has been selected by the government of Andhra Pradesh to be the implementing agency for the Indo-German Institute of Advanced Technology (IGIAT) at Visakhapatnam (an institute for advanced training supported by the governments of Andhra Pradesh and Germany through the latter's funding agency. The college conducts symposiums and national-level paper-presentation events, with aid from nearby industries. The college has a good job-placement record. Third- and fourth-year students are matched with software companies.