Kakani Venkata Ratnam College is a private aided college, affiliated to Krishna University and is recognised by UGC under 2f and 12b. It was established in 1968 by "The Nandigama Educational Society" with the motto of providing educational facilities to the rural community, catering to their needs and shaping their destinies towards prosperity and development to stand as good citizens of the nation. Towards this direction, many stalwarts of the area strove hard for the establishment and the smooth running of the institution with a minimum student strength of 315 and 18 lecturers and the college now is flourishing with around 2600 students and 150 staff with 4 P.G. programmes besides several U.G. programmes relentlessly striving for academic ambience and progress. The infrastructure facilities are adequate to the needs of the students in accordance with the current trends.
Internet facility is available in Library, Departments and Career Guidance Cell.
A good number (more than 50) of News papers, Journals and Magazines are regularly subscribed for reading room.
Previous exam papers are maintained in the reading room.
Photo copying facility is available in the campus.
College Canteen is available in the campus with a variety of refreshments and meals.
For girl students a separate Girls Waiting room is provided with all amenities.
College provides special facilities like ramps and separate toilets for differently abled persons.
A RO Water Plant for purified driniking water is provided with financial assistance from UGC.
A 15 KVA generator is also arranged with the financial assistance of UGC. Un-interrupted Power Supply (UPS) through Solar Panels is arranged for the library and administrative block.
Cycle shed in 2000 sq.ft area is available in the campus.
Multi Gym with 12 station gym, Stepper, Walker, Twister, Abdomen bench, Weightlifting set etc.
A language lab for the acquisition of communication skills through interactive learning was established in 2005-06 with 20 computers.
IELTS material is also available to the students who wish to pursue education abroad.
Various Scholarships Provides