Velagapudi Ramakrishna Siddhartha Engineering College or VRSEC was the first private institution to offer undergraduate education in engineering in Andhra Pradesh, India. The college has been approved to be a autonomous institution by Nagarjuna University in the year 20. Velagapudi Ramakrishna Siddhartha Engineering College is ideally located in a vast expanse of 40 acres (160,000 m2) of land on the out skirts of Vijayawada city at a distance of about 6 km from the city centre. It is located in kanuru on the out skirts of vijayawada on Vijayawada-machilipatnam Highway (NH 9). buildings are located in close proximity of each other with wide open spaces all around. The playfields and other student and staff amenities are within working distances from the faculty blocks.