The University was established by the Government of Andhra Pradesh through G.O.Ms.No.134 dated 26-06-2007 at Venkataramannagudem, near Tadepalligudem in West Godavari District. It is the second Horticultural University in the country. Andhra Pradesh being the leader in the production of mango, oil palm, chillies, turmeric, sweet orange, papaya and second largest producer of total fruits and spices richly deserves Horticultural University to increase the productivity, sustaining the productivity and commercialization of Horticulture in the State.
The vision of the university is the development of Horticulture for providing nutritional security to the people and increasing the profitability to the farmers through the development of appropriate technologies and manpower in the state of Andhra Pradesh.
Vice ChancellorDr.B.M.C. Reddy
AddressPost Box # 7, Venkataramannagudem-534 101West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh
Phone Numbers91 - 8818 - 284311
Fax Numbers91 - 8818 - 284223