Rajeev Gandhi Memorial College of Engineering and technology, (RGMCET) Nandyal is located in a 50 acres site at Nerawada cross roads,10 Kms from Nandyal town on the way to kurnool on NH-18. The former Prime Minister Shri P.V.Narasimha Rao and the Former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh Shri N.Chandra Babu Naidu have inaugurated RGMCET. It is approved by AICTE, New Delhi and permitted by state Govt of Andhra Pradesh. This is the first private Engineering college affiliated to JNT University, Hyderabad at both UG and PG levels.. The college is accredited by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi.
The college is included as one of the Networking Institutions from the state of A.P, as one of the three best performing private Engineering colleges to participate in World Bank assisted Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP). So far the Institute has received Rs.42.250 millions and acquired latest equipment. Above all, the parent is well informed about the student's daily attendance through online from RGM website. The college is revered for its discipline, dress-code, academic skills, Seminars, workshops and National level conferences and so on are part of the academic calendar. Fresher's Day, Annual Day, and Hostel Day are celebrated with ecstacy.
This technical institution was established in 1995 with a motto "Education For Peace" and with the mission to produce excellent Engineers with social awareness meeting the global standards. It also aims to achieve excellence in research and consultancy in the field of Science and Technology. It has set goal to turn out to be a Deemed University. It has on rolls some of the best brains across the world and has shaped many technocrats. This premier institute has many ilestones in its path of excellence, Producing 90% and above results and Winning Gold Medals which is tradition here. With the State -of- the Art labs and network infrastructure, Central Library with bulky volumes, lush green vicinity, RGMCET is moving ahead with an intake of 600 undergraduates, and with an intake of 80 M.Tech students. MBA and MCA courses are introduced from this academic year 2006-07. This NBA accredited abode of learning nourishes the students with multi-dimensional skills which make an engineering professional win in any corner of the world. The magnanimity of the chairman leaves no bounds for the meritorious. It is such a platform where the real talent is ecognized. The toppers with 90% and above are blessed with total fee reimbursement. Gold and silver medals with cash prizes for the branch toppers and cash awards to the faculty are bestowed every year. ollege is being visited by MNC's every year to conduct campus nterviews from which many of our students are absorbed.
Well qualified and dedicated senior professors and other teaching and non teaching staff are available to serve the needs of the students. The college has 40,360 Sqm of built up area for all the lecture halls, laboratories, work shop, library, hostels and staff quarters. There is a training and placement cell under the supervision of a senior professor to help the students get training in industries and provide information regarding jobs. Industrial visit is made compulsory for third and fourth year students. The cell also invites recruiting agencies to conduct campus interviews.
Special coaching classes are arranged for GATE and other competitive examinations for higher studies. To improve the communication Skills of the students an English language lab is also established. In a nutshell, RGMCET is a platform to mould the characters, to decide the destiny for a future which many younger minds are waiting for!