JNTU(Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University) was originally ‘The College of Engineering Vizagpatnam’ at the time of its establishment in 1946. It is now a sprawling campus of 110 acres, green with mango trees in the fast developing port city of kakinada, East coast of peninsula India. This college became a constituent of the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University w.e.f 02-10-1972 through an act of legislature along with other sister institutions under the control of the then Director of Technical Education, Government of Andhra Pradesh. Earlier, it was affiliated to Andhra University. All the private engineering colleges are affiliated to this university. BVC Engineering College,Odalarevu is Permanently Affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada since 2011.