The D.V.R. College of Engineering and Technology-with the approval of ALL India Council for Technical Education, Government of India, New Delhi and Government of Andhra Pradesh-started functioning from the academic year 1997-98. The College is affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad.
The Devarakonda Educational Society was established in the year 1994 as a non-profit organization to shoulder a proactive role in achieving the national objective of emerging as a knowledge oriented society.
Sri D.Vittal Rao is the president of the society.
In servicing the avowed objective, the Devarakonda Educational Society has established the D.V.R.College of Engineering and Technology in the year 1996, the D.V.R. Post Graduate College of Management Studies and the D.V.R. Post Graduate College of Computer Applications in the year, offering state of art academic programmes in Engineering, Technology, Management and Computer Applications.