|Status Of College:||Bar Council Approved|
|College Facilities:||Not Available|
Sri Krishnadevaraya University had its beginning as the Post Graduate centre of Sri Venkateswara University in the year 1968. It has gained autonomy in the year 1976. The Department of Law was started in S.V.University in the year 1970. Later, it was shifted to the Anantapur P.G.centre in 1973-74. Only B.L. course was offered and the classes were conducted in the Arts College Building in the Town. From 1976-77, classes were conducted at the university Campus. The Department was allotted an exclusive building in 1982. M.L. (Constitutional Law ) and the M.L. (Criminal Law) Degree programmes were started in 1985 and 1994 to meet the growing regional requirements. Fulfilling the desires of the people of the region, the Autonomous Post Graduate centre was given the status of the University in the Year 1981. Initially, Sri Krishndevaraya University functioned as a unitary residential University. It was conferred the status of an affiliating University in the year 1987. Presently, it is catering to the higher educational needs of the revenue districts of Anantapur and Kurnool. The Post Graduate centre at Kurnool was brought under the jurisdiction of the University in the year 1993.