Vignan's Institute of Information Technology (VIIT) was established in the year 2002 in the City of Destiny, Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. It is promoted by Visionary Dr. Lavu Rathaiah, Chairman of Lavu Educational Institutions, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, India. Vignan's Institute of Information Technology (A), is Affiliated to the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Vizianagaram (JNTU-GV). The Institute is envisioned to be a recognized leader in technical education and is aimed at national excellence by creating component and socially conscious technical manpower for the current and future industrial requirements. Vignan's Institute of Information Technology (A) is Re-Accredited by NAAC with an 'A' Grade CGPA of 3.41/4.00 and is also accredited by NBA for FIVE UG Programmes such as Computer Science, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology, and Electrical and Electronics Engineering branches. Institute is also conferred with Autonomous Status by UGC in the year 2017`and University Grants Commission, New Delhi has granted recognition under section 2(f), & 12(B) of the UGC Act, 1965 in the year 2014.