Gokula Krishna College of Engineering was established in 2001 with an initial intake of 180 students to serve the cause of technical education in the backward region of Nellore.
The intake has increased exponentially to 912 in 2016-17. The College now offers 5 B.Tech programs; 4 M.Tech programs; MCA Program; and MBA Programs. AICTE has also accorded permission for 2 nd Shift Polytechnic from the academic year 2009-10. Presently 3 Diploma courses are offered by 2nd Shift Polytechnic. Today, Gokula Krishna College of Engineering is one of the largest, most admired and sought after Institutions in Andhra Pradesh.
The College is located in a sprawling campus of about 30 acres, amidst sylvan surroundings with aesthetically built infrastructure. The College is approved by AICTE and affiliated to JNTU Anantapuramu.