Adult , Continuing Education

About Department

Year of Establishment : 1985

Brief History of the Department :
The Department of Adult,Continuing Education & Extension was started in 1985 on a modest scale when Sri Krishnadeveraya University was a residential unitary university with no constituent or affiliated colleges. The department implemented the adult education programme sincerely laying emphasis on the education of the women and weaker sections. In implementing the programme, the components of awareness and functionality were given due importance.
The department of adult, continuing education & extension is deeply committed to the UGC’s 8th plan move regarding involvement of university system in mass literacy movement which is the main thrust during 8th plain period. The department is acting as a catalytic agent between university and community by way of co-ordinating the literacy activities in different departments of university and affiliated colleges, providing them with the necessary material and techno – pedagogic inputs.

Contact Us:
Head : 255723
Office : 255724

Head of the Department :

Dr. G. Vidyasagar Reddy

BOS Chairman:

Prof. N.V.R. Kapali


Name Designation Mobile Office Email
Dr. G. Vidyasagar Reddy Associate Professo 91-9440559666 255723

Courses Offered


  • P.G. level : Literacy and Extension
  • Ph.D level : Adult Education
  • Individual teachers level : Adult Education, Psychology & Tourism.


Participating in Literary and Janmabhoomi Programmes.

Seminars/Workshops/Symposia/Refresher Courses – Organized by the Department :
A three day seminar-cum work shop: Involvment of teacher and students in Adult Education (1990)
UGC two – day national seminar on “Janmabhoomi programmes”: Problems and Prospects (2001)