Sarada Institute of Science Technology and Management (SISTAM), Srikakulam is located very nearer to Srikakulam. It is the first Premier Institute established in Coastal Andhra Pradesh. Its inception in 1998 by the Sarada Educational Society, Srikakulam by the founder Chairman and Managing Director Late Er. R. Yerukunaidu, had vast experience and served the State Government in various capacities and was involved in execution of large projects. SISTAM is affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University.