Named after a renowned person, Colonel D.S. Raju, the first FRCS in the state and a freedom fighter who worked in the Central Cabinet of Jawaharlal Nehru and the personal Physician of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Col. D.S.Raju Polytechnic came into existence in 1981 in the native village of the above illustrious person, Poduru village of West Godavari District with the funds acquired by the Medical Education Society (Regd.) of Kakinada through compensation following the Government’s takeover of the reputed Rangaraya Medical College in Kakinada established by the above society founded by Col.D.S.Raju. Started with only two branches, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering in its incipient period, the Polytechnic introduced three more branches namely Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Computer Engineering in the years 1984, 1996 and 1997 respectively. However owing to lack of admissions, Civil Engineering had to be wound up in the Polytechnic and a Second Shift is also introduced from the year 2008 and the Polytechnic is running successfully for the last 33 Years with Four Branches.There are Well Experienced and Qualified Teaching Faculty in the Polytechnic to teach all the Technical and Non Technical Subjects Effectively under the Esteemed Guidance of Both Experienced Principals Sri.G.Shankar Rao, M.Tech., and Sri.E.V.Prasad, M.Sc., M.Phil., for 1st and 2nd Shifts respectively. There are adequate number of Spacious Class Rooms, Laboratories with Necessary Latest Equipment, Drawing Halls, Seminar Hall and Hygienic Gymnasium with latest Equipment in the Polytechnic which were scattered in an areas of nearly 10 acres of land. There are nearly 220 computer systems, which were placed in Four Laboratories with A.C. facility. Internet facility is also provided with High speed Internet to Train up the Students in all aspects. B.T. Roads were also provided in the Polytechnic Premises. A Mineral Water Plant was also erected in the Polytechnic premises which provided Mineral Water for Drinking purpose to Both the Staff and the Students round the clock. The Management is inviting so many companies and organizations to the Polytechnic to provide Job Opportunities to the Final Year Students by Conducting Campus Selections.In addition to the above there is a Book Stores in the Polytechnic premises in which all the Books, Drawing Instruments and other stationary are available at reasonable prices. Further Students’ Managed Mess and a Canteen are also there in the Polytechnic premises in Hygienic Atmosphere to provide Meals and Tiffin to Both the Staff and Students. A spacious Play ground is also there in the Polytechnic where the Students can play all the Games and Sports.
Contact Details of Col. D.S. Raju Polytechnic college, East Godavari
Contact No:8814 257147
Address:COL.D.S.RAJU POLYTECHNIC PODURU - 534327 West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh