Founded in 1926, Andhra University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Visakhapatnam (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Andhra Pradesh. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Andhra University (AU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. Andhra University (AU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 93 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.