Affiliated to State Board of Technical Education and Training AP

Andhra Polytechnic Kakinada


Commissioner`s Message

Welcome to Andhra Polytechnic College Kakinada

VISION Transforming the young budding professionals, globally competitive in the service and entrepreneur sector through excellence in the technical education, to contribute social enrichment by imparting teaching methodologies, moral, ethical and behavior values by the staff. MISSION
  1. Offering regular diploma courses affiliated by State Board of Technical Education, AP and approved by AICTE.
  2. Providing Centre of Excellency for training and Employment.
  3. Providing laboratory facilities suitable to present day needs.
  4. Facilitate Staff development programs for improvement in the areas of Pedagogy, management development.
  5. Maintain linkage with companies, industries and professional experts for imparting practical learning to the students and for good employability.
  6. Developing leadership, soft skills and teamwork.
  7. Providing Non-Formal training programs.


About the Department of Automobile Engineering

The Andhra Polytechnic, Kakinada is started in the year 1946 with Automobile Engineering as one of the branches. Since then, the department of Automobile Engineering is flourishing in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The department is maintaining the required faculty as per the norms stipulated by the statutory bodies. The faculty is a perfect blend of knowledge in theory and practicals. The excellent laboratory facilities and provision of industrial training in curriculum leads the students to get sound knowledge in Automobiles systems. It is proud to say that most of the Motor Vehicle Inspectors in the state are from the department of Automobile Engineering of this institute. Vision:
  • To impart quality education, skills and attributes based on continuously changing Automobile Technologies and make the student readiness to the industrial requirement, advance studies and research.
  • To provide quality education to the students based on the continuously changing global diploma attributes.
  • To understand the requirement of Automobile Industries of the region and to add value to the students based on their changing needs.
  • To tie up with industries for mutual benefit like training, internship and partial delivery of courses for the students.
  • To develop partnership with industries for product development and research
  • To offer advance studies courses for becoming centre for excellence in the field of automobile engineering
Other Information: Faculty:
  • The department comprises of
    • Head of Automobile Engineering Section – 1
    • Senior Lecturer in Automobile Engineering Section – 1
    • Lecturer in Automobile Engineering Section – 2 (vacant – 3)
    • Laboratory instructor – 1
    • Driver (Light & Heavy ) – 1 (recently retired)
  • The intake of the students in first year – 60
  • Average passed out students/year for the past 10 years – 52 (87%)
  • Number of Prathibha Awardees for the Academic Year 2017-18 – 3
Laboratory Facilities:  
  • To understand different systems of Automobile Engineering, different cut models, LED Charts, System flow diagrams etc., are present in Automobile Laboratories.
  • Excellent laboratory facilities are available for the servicing & reconditioning of Automobiles
    • Crank Shaft Grinding Machine
    • Line boring Machine
    • Cylinder Reboring Machine
    • Valve re facing Machine
    • Brake Drum Lathe
    • Computerised Wheel Balancer
    • Wheel Aligner

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About Mechanical Engineering Section

Since the inception of Andhra Polytechnic (APT) in 1946, it is offering Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (DME), which has been recognised Nationwide as a leader in the field of Diploma education. Reputed for the outstanding calibre of students, the Branch attracts the top rankers in admission test (POLYCET) from the state for its Diploma programme. This course at APT is driven by outstanding faculty, all of whom are having sound knowledge in theory and practical classes. An interactive relationship is being maintained between the students and staff which enable them to develop a sound foundation in the stream for a conducive environment. This is also reflected in our campus placements in which more than 30 out of 60 students are placed every year in various reputed industries like Maruthi suzuki India Ltd., Tata projects Ltd., ITC Ltd., NFCL, INFOSYS etc., with best compensation packages. This Branch students are universally compatible to take up challenges in any of the sector because of our curriculum. . About 30% of our students proceed to top universities to pursue their higher education (B.Tech). Every year, Our students bag ranks below 10 in admission test to B.Tech through lateral entry (ECET). The alumni have distinguished themselves through their achievements and contributions to industry, academics, research, business, government and social domains. DME continues to work closely with the alumni to enhance its activities through interactions in academic as well as to mobilise financial support.

VISION : To emerge as excellent centre in the Country to pursue Diploma in Mechanical Engineering by adopting latest techniques and practices in teaching and learning to transform novice into globally competitive professionals in the service and entrepreneur sector. MISSION: • To provide the quality education in mechanical engineering • By imparting technical skills by practical approach and industrial training. • To improve the overall academic performance of the students and enhancing their placement potential. • To develop the students for facing intellectual and ethical career challenges after graduation. • To develop communication skills and team work in students. • To motivate staff and students for creative thinking to enhance teaching – learning process. • To develop competitive spirit by encouraging them to participate in academic and sports events. • To mould the student to completely fit to the present needs of industry.

Facilities We Offer


Collection of materials, books or media that are accessible for use.


Formalised teaching but with the help of electronic resources.


An individual or group activity pursued for exercise or pleasure.

Quality Education

Appropriate skills development, gender parity, provision of relevant school infrastructure.