Surabhi Educational Society has been set up to establish, aid and maintain educational and other institutions to impart education in Fine Arts, Pharmacy, Engineering, Medicine, Law, Commerce, Arts, Literature and all other subjects for diffusion of useful knowledge in Andhra Pradesh and anywhere in India. It would encourage Research and Development and conduct seminars on theoretical and practical aspects of a foresaid fields. Mutual exchange programmes between different states and countries in the fields of Creative Arts and Sciences would be conducted. Books, Journals and other literature would be published with a non-profit motive. The promoters of Surabhi Educational Society are convinced that facilities for the study of Fine Arts and the Modern Art of Photography are inadequate in the State. With a view to help the talented youth in pursuing the above mentioned disciplines that "Sri Venkateshwara College of Fine Arts" has been founded in 1991-92.