Gayatri Vidya Parishad is an Educational Society established by a group of erudite academicians of Visakhapatnam City in the year 1988 and supported by a number of industrialists and philanthropists of the city.
Gayatri Vidya Parishad started its activities from 28-09-1988. The Society is managed by eminent educationists, philanthropists and technocrats. One of the major aims of the Trust is "To promote, establish, maintain and assist in maintaining educational and other institutions with a view to imparting education in all branches in general and advanced technology, management, education, and science in particular, and thus to facilitate securing gainful employment to the youth of the country".
The founding sagas are a source of inspiration and strength to the institution and their wisdom is reflected in the content and quality of the curriculum for all the courses. All the other members of the Governing Body are eminent academicians, great educationists and social workers who laid strong foundations for the promotion of professional, ethical and human values for this great edifice of academic excellence and continue to guide it to scale new heights over the past three decades.
The various institutions adorned the cap of GVP over the span of three decades are as follows:
|S.No.||Institutions in the GVP group||Year of Establishment|
|1||Gayatri Vidya Parishad||1988|
|2||Gayatri Vidya Parishad Degree College||1989|
|3||Gayatri Vidya Parishad Junior College||1992|
|4||Gayatri Vidya Parishad College for Degree and PG Courses(A)||1994|
|5||Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering(A)||1996|
|6||Center for Policy Studies taken over by GVP||2003|
|7||Indo German Institute of Advanced Technology||2003|
|8||GVP College of Engineering for Women||2008|
|9||Centre for Gandhian Studies||2009|
|10||Lakshmikantham Institute of Advanced Sciences||2009|
|11||Gayatri Vidya Parishad Technical Campus||2011|
|12||GVP Scientific and Industrial Research Center||2011|
|13||Bio Science Research laboratory||2011|
|14||Nano Science Research Laboratory||2011|
|15||GVP MLBT School||2014|
|16||Centre for Promotion of Human Values and Ethics||2014|
|17||Kasturba Centre for Women Studies||2014|
|18||Gayatri Vidya Parishad-Institute of Health Care and Medical Technology||2016|