This University was established on 23rd June 2008 at Tavisapudi in Machilipatnam town. The distance of Machilipatnam town to Krishna University is about 8 kilometers towards Manginapudi beach. Campus of this University is spread in about 200 Acers. Professor M. K. Durga Prasad was the first Vice Chancellor of this University and Dr. Y. Kishore was appointed as first registrar of Krishna University. Krishna University is established in a great historic coastal town called Machilipatnam, which is the head quarter of Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh. Machilipatnam was a 17th century port for French, British and Dutch trade. This University offers various courses such as MA in Telugu/ English/ Journalism and Mass Communication, M.Sc. in Bio Technology/ Electronics and Instrumentation/ Pharmaceutical Chemistry, M. Pharmacy, MBA and MCA) with the objectives of social relevance, the local needs, resources and employment of graduates. A good number of famous freedom fighters hailed from this town.
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