College Profile

College History

Sri Adepalli Satyanarayana Murthy was the chief founder of the college. He along with Sri Ch. Surya Rao (Municipal chairman) and Sri B.Venkata Raju Guptha (Philonthropist) started Educational Society to fulfill the education needs of the town and the neighbouring villages. They successfully raised funds and a suitable site was acquired and started “Sri Adepalli Satyanarayana Murthy Government College” affilated to Andhra University, Visakhapatanam from the academic year 1968-69.

            At its inception, the college was housed at Sri M.M.K.N. Municipal High School, Palakol. The hall mark of the institution is that it has been catering to the educational needs of palakol town and scores of its neighbouring villages. It has been providing opportunities to the economically and socially backward classes and thereby championing social jusitce.

            As a result of the dedicated endeavours of the Prinicpals like Sri Annapragada Lakshmi Narayana, the founder principal, Sri P.S. Ramachandra Rao, Sri B.Siva Sanakara Narayana, Dr. J. Murali Mohan, Sri Ch.J.Sundara Rao and a host of other eminent members of teaching staff the college has become one of the best institutions in the West Godavari District with its high standards and discipline.

            The college was recognised by U.G.C under 2(f) and 12(B) on 15-08-1968. The college was credited by NAAC in 2006 and awarded B+ Grade. Again under 2nd cycle, the college was accredited on 8th & 9th of November 2013 and awarded B Grade with 2.61 C.G.P.A on 21-02-2014.

            Basing on the best performance in the 2nd acceditation cycle, the Commissioner of Collegiate Education, Hyderabad encouraged earnestly the college management to apply for the Autonomous Status. As a result of it, the Expert Committee of the U.G.C visited the college on 7th and 8th of Novermber, 2014 for the conferment of fresh autonomous status to the college.

            At present the college is being run efffectively under the able guidance of the dynamic principal Dr. D. Giri M.Sc., Ph.D.



To be the premiere institution by imparting holistic education to ignite the inquisitive minds,apprehending the nuance in research, nurturing sustainable educational
environment, instilling the skill based learning towards global competency in creating self-reliant citizens with moral values and social responsibilities.



* To enrich students to unleash their potential standards through academics  and ethics in elevating their potent caliber to be the change.
* To encourage scholarly culture through research and creative  endeavours in repaying to the society.
* To impart education based on scientific, moral and value-based  system to meet the challenges of the technologically advancing global environment.
* To ensure quality education for the economically weaker sections of the society.
* To instill in students a lifelong participation and involvement in  community development