About Institutions

ABOUT INSTITUTIONS

NOVA EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY , established in the year 1998 was initiated with the  novel objective of catering to the educational needs of economically backward in particular and others in general, to bring them on par with other segments of the society. The society comprises a group of talented, young, dynamic, philanthropic, dedicated and committed individuals who   believe in imparting quality education.

Recently the Society has expanded its activities by starting three more Engineering Colleges, of which one is exclusively for women and one Pharmacy college in the year 2005-06.

 The ideological shades of the founders in shaping of the society can be seen with a popular genre. The members of the NOVA family feel elated in moulding the “CLAY” into a wonderful work of art. These fraternities believe in what it conceives.

  The pleasant surroundings, pleasing premises, modern amenities speaks of its sophisticated infrastructure. A well stacked library and equally well equipped laboratories, teaching theatres and the college’s most modern technological acquisition which includes separate techno labs, communicative and interactive demo halls, and separate Hostel facility are all brought under one roof.

 NOVA’S VISION:

Energetic and brimming with ideas, their vision has changed more than just façade of the edifice of the institution. Their vision is to think globally and act locally, has been beacon to many new entrants. Their ultimate aim is to bring all the educational institutions under “Deemed University”.

 NOVA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY

 As a cutting edge of Technical Education, NOVA Educational Society started Colleges of Engineering and Technology to impart quality education for a life time, For the past few years it is striving to produce engineers of high caliber and to become a bustling centre where the technocrats are carved beyond benchmark. The entire required infrastructure is provided including the laboratories with the latest equipment. It is our Endeavour that Engineering graduates at NOVA know what they can; quite literally, make all the difference in the world.

 INTRODUCTION

Nova College of Engineering & Technology is the premier technical institution in Andhra Pradesh. The college is located in Vegavaram,  Jangareddygudem Mandal, West Godavari District, up-land area with full greenery, rich water resources . The college extends over 65 acres of sprawling campus. The college runs seven undergraduate courses in Engineering and Postgraduate (M. Tech) Programs are offered in 11 specializations addition to MBA and MCA Programs.

  B. TECH PROGRAMS

 COMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING (CSE),

ELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING (EEE)

 ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGG (ECE),

 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (MEC)

CIVIL ENGINEERING (CE)

AGRICULTURE ENGINEERING (AGE) AND

PETROLEUM ENGINEERING (PE).

M. TECH SPECIALIZATIONS

MECHANICAL DEPT

MTECH-COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN AND MANUFACTURE (CAD/M)

MTECH-MACHINE DESIGN (MD)

MTECH-THERMAL ENGINEERING (TE)

CIVIL DEPT

MTECH-STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING  (STRE)

EEE DEPT

MTECH-POWER ELECTRONICS & DRIVES (PED)

MTECH-POWER SYSTEMS AND POWER ELECTRONICS (PS&PE)

ECE DEPT

MTECH-DIGITAL ELECTRONICS AND COMM SYSTEMS (DECS)

MTECH-EMBEDDED SYSTEM (ES)

MTECH-VLSI DESIGN (VLSID)

CSE DEPT

MTECH-COMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGG (CSE)

MTECH-SOFTWARE ENGINEERING (SE)

The College got prestigious NBA Accreditation in the year 2009. The institute has a vast infrastructure with spacious classrooms and well equipped laboratories. We have a very dedicated faculty with a large retention rate.  Most of the faculty in the Department of ECE & CSE have done their M.Tech Programme in our institute.

In spite of being located in a rural area, the institute has carved a niche for itself and attracted the best of talent.

We have Professors who have done their Ph. Ds from IITs and NITs and have several international publications to their credit.  They guide the students to high level of excellence.

We have been striving hard for the last decade to develop and improve the necessary infrastructure to serve the needs of the rural area in the best interests of the society as we realize our social responsibility. Further we have dedicated to serve the Minorities also.

 Nova College of Engineering and Technology is situated in a pleasant location surrounded by lush greenery. It is an ideal place to impact world class training to the students. The splendid avenues, trees and landscapes that lead to the college imposing building and the serene environment in and around the campus make them effective to deliver holistic education.

INFRASTRUCTURAL FACILITIES TO THE STUDENTS

                The college buildings have been architecturally and aesthetically laid out amidst a serene environment. The buildings have been planned and created in order to provide modern and latest facilities for the students.

                The campus has been designed by leading architects with landscaped courtyard and artificial lakes, which add beauty to the atmosphere of the class rooms and other places.

                The classrooms are furnished with modern reading arrangements with facilities using audio-visuals aids such as OHPS, LCD Projectors .etc. The buildings are beautifully landscaped to house Academic Blocks, Computers Centre, Library, Seminar Theatres and conference halls with sophisticated audio-visual equipments, cafeteria, co-operative stores, indoor/outdoor sports complex etc.

LIBRARY

                The library is very prominently housed in a big and spacious building with huge collection of books and journals of well known authors and renowned publishing houses. The library has different kinds of books where one can enhance one’s knowledge.

                The library is computerized and is well-stacked with a large number of text books, reference books and comprehensive collection of CD’s. The college subscribed a wide range of reputed national and international journals and magazines. The college has E-Library and online library for the perusal of students and staff.  

PLACEMENTS:

With continuous support and encouragement from the management we are regularly place our students with reputed companies national as well as multinational.

We are in tie up with JKC a governmental organization which caters to the local source of employment by offering placement service as well as Cocubes service, a private firm which incidentally is   India’s largest student g\engagement and campus recruitment platform which connects colleges and companies from all over the world. This firm is really extending a helping hand   to us in increasing the placements every year.

    Every year we are churning up remarkable strength of students in securing placements into reputed, prestigious companies. Students are provided tips relating to interview techniques, body language, soft skills through SMS and email to individual accounts by dedicated corporate relationship teams.

  We boast of quite a good number of students securing placements the details are as follows.

        Nearly 1740 students were placed with reputed companies all over India in the last three years. We are constantly striving to raise the intake of students to 50% above. We are putting our heart and soul in this Endeavour and we are proud to state that we have almost reached the target and on the verge of raising the benchmark to amore higher level.

            We are heading towards the destined direction to promote our students through the following companies in collaboration with cocubes.

LABS

                All the laboratories of the institutions are well-equipped with advance and sophisticated instruments, to fully satisfy the training and research needs of the students. These laboratories provide opportunities to learn more using the most modern equipment. The laboratories and workshops are equipped with state-of-art machineries which have already won the appreciation of the academic community within the short of time.

SPORTS

                After a hectic day with lectures assignments and presentations, students relax and relieve their stress by making use a wide variety of sports facilities provided within the campus.

                The college has a cricket pitch, basketball, volley ball, badminton & tennis courts and also an indoor sports stadium with caroms, chess etc., the Talented students are being sent for Inter & Intra collegiate competitions. Nova College of engineering and technology celebrates college day every year to given an opportunity to the students to bring out latent talents in cultural activities. Competitions are held in sports, games, debate, music etc., and the best performers are duly awarded.

Discipline

                All the students must come to the college in uniform. Every student is required to maintain a monthly attendance of 75%. Every student must attend the placement training classes.

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

1.      Debates are conducted on regular basis for the students to gain self confidence.

2.      Subject seminars are conducted once a week to bring out the interactive and participative nature in the students.

3.      Expert seminars are conducted by eminent academicians and industry leaders to make the students tandem to the recent advancements in the industry.

4.      Group discussions are conducted to evaluate leadership skills, participation and initiation in students.

5.      INTER and Intra collegiate competitions are conducted for the students to hone their skills.

6.      The students are taken out for industrial visits once each semester to impart practical knowledge.

7.      Mini real time projects are given to the students to gain real work experience every year and final projects in the final year with the support of lecturers and experts from industry.

8.      Case analysis’ are given to the students to analyze and evaluate their caliber and expose them to the current industry.

CAMPUS LIFE:

In this campus both students and faculty share in the responsibility of maintaining campus standards. Infractions of the rules and any serious misconduct will be seriously viewed.

For students’ welfare and in the best interests of the campus community, the College reserves the right to suspend or dismiss any student at any time when authorities deem such action imperative.

A special advantage of the College is the personal care taken by the members of the faculty and administration. The students are under the direction and supervision of the Principal and the Director.

 Learning at Nova College of engineering goes beyond the traditional classroom, and our wide variety of student organizations are key outlets for our students to expand their knowledge and real-life experiences, both socially and spiritually.

Whatever your interests – from academic pursuits to sports and recreation, from community outreach to student government – Nova has answers for all  the questions under the Sun.

Students are admitted to Nova College of Engineering College as responsible members of the community. This responsibility goes beyond being concerned about one's own actions; it also includes being actively concerned about others.

LIFE IN THE HOSTEL:

Living on campus is an amazing, essential part of the collegiate experience. You'll make close friends and be exposed to new and different ways of thinking. 

Here are some tips to make your life at home-away-from-home more meaningful. At Nova Engineering college, you will experience a sense of COMMUNITY; One that is unique and based on RESPECT. Through activities in the hostel you’ll be provided with an opportunity to be who you want to be. You'll experience impromptu conversations in the hallway or maybe travel as a group to the Canteen, or go for an outing. Living on campus is an experience unlike any other. Residence life will give you a chance to make your own DISCOVERIES.

CAMPUS STANDARDS

College provides a unique campus environment. The rules regulating campus conduct contribute to that environment. Rules prohibiting smoking, drinking and drugs on campus are based on consideration of health, cleanliness, safety and regard for others.

There are some specific expectations which members of the community have developed as important to the quality of life desired for Nova College.

They are expected to:

  • Practice openness and honesty in all relations with members of the community: faculty, staff and students.
  • Conduct themselves with respect for persons and property.
  • Follow the rules and regulations necessary for orderly community life which are established in areas such as the library, residence halls.
  • Refrain from patterns of behavior which do injury to self and others: e.g. smoking, drinking, drug use, gambling.

Nova Colleges Multicultural Affairs provides services, programs and opportunities that promote the involvement and development of all students.

Specifically, multicultural affairs  

  • promotes understanding and sensitivity to the values of a diverse college community
  • seeks to address the unique needs of under-represented groups within the student body
  • educates the college community about the changing profile of our student body
  • promotes leadership development of students of color through education, experience and involvement
  • Intramurals contribute to the health and fitness of the participants and provides diversion from academic work. Students are encouraged to take part in the various sports and games and Champions  are duly awarded
  • Students are encouraged to take part various cultural activities so that their raw talents are given perfection.

 Placement Center: The Placement Center is not just for seniors! Services are available to provide guidance throughout your collegiate experience and beyond.