It is an autonomous college affiliated to Nagarjuna University. The present principal is Dr.P.Rajasekhar.
The Akkineni Nageswara Rao college is the result of the munificence and zeal for higher education of the people of Gudivada taluk and of the neighbouring taluks in Krishna district, Andhra Pradesh, situated in a rich agricultural area midway between Vijayawada and Machilipatnam, well connected by road, rail and canal with the leading towns and villages in the district. Gudivada has always been a center of great cultural and political activity and its citizens have played a prominent part in the life of the nation generally and in particular of Andhra Pradesh...
Members of the College Governing Body Sri P. Nageswara Rao, President Sri L.R.K. Prasad, B.Com., Vice-President Sri K.S. Appa Rao,M.S.W., Secretary & Correspondent Sri P. Rajabhushana Rao, Treasurer Sri B. Rama Kutumba Rao, Joint Secretary Sri S.V. Ramana Babu, Joint Secretary Sri A. Ramamohana Rao, Member Sri K.G.S.R. Gupta, Member Dr. P. Raja Sekhar, M.A., M.Phil.,Ph.D., Principal, Ex-officio Nominee of Krishna University, Member Principal, GDC, Pamarru, Government Representative
Late A.F.Tyagaraju, M.A. (Hon.) Dr. Y.Venkateswara Rao, M.Sc., Ph.D. Sri. K.Krishna Murthy, M.Sc. Late P.Bhaskara Rao, M.Sc. K. Venkateswara Rao, M.Sc. Sri. V.Lakshminarayana, M.Sc. Sri. K.Bapaiah, M.Sc. Sri. K.Subba Rao, M.A. Sri. M.Veerabhadra Rao, M.Sc. Major G.Madana Mohana Rao, M.A. Sri. C.V.S.V.Prasada Rao, M.Sc. Sri. B. Durga Prasad, M.Com. Dr. C.Suryachandra Rao, M.Sc., Ph.D. Dr. M.V.V. Nagi Reddy, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. Dr. S. Sankar, M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.