Established in 1998, Narasaraopeta Engineering College, the first technical education institution in the region, has been excelling in research and entrepreneurship ever since its inception. In the last two decades, it has given hundreds of engineers and leaders to the nation.
NEC is sponsored by the Gayatri Educational Development Society (GEDS) and approved by the AICTE, New Delhi, with NBA and NAAC accreditations. It also has permanent affiliation to JNTU-Kakinada. The college has strong links with some of the biggest peer universities and institutes, and companies at the national and international levels, which in return help in enhancing the research quality and enriching its educational programmes.