Department of Sciences and Humanities

The department of Basic Engineering Sciences and Humanities (S&H) was started in the month of August 2007. It is the department which is Pivotal to all the Engineering disciplines. Now the department is running with five branches with an intake of 660 at U G Level. The department includes Electrical & Electronics Engineering (120), Electronics & Communication Engineering (180), Computer Science & Engineering (120) and Civil Engineering (120), Mechanical Engineering (120), Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (DEEE), 60 seats of Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (DME).

The objective of the department is to provide the basics to all Engineering students for their professional progress in their core subjects by providing a proper link between theoretical way of learning and application oriented technical education. The department enables the students by providing proper inputs which can stand as a backbone throughout their professional career. The subjects of the department like Applied and Engineering Physics, Mathematics are useful to the students for improving their logical and analytical way of application of their knowledge, which is an essential aspect of technical education.

The department also provides the students with proper communication skills and social skills through English Language. English Language Laboratory and subject which imparts the students necessary skills like Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing [LSRW], besides this the subject also provides suitable employability skills for the Global survival of Technical students. Engineering Chemistry lab impart the students to get practical knowledge about usage of chemicals and precautionary methods and Environmental problems.

Departments under S&H :

Department of English
Department of Mathematics
Department of Physics
Department of Chemistry & Environmental Science


From the starting year, department has been achieving honourable results at district and university levels. In the year 2009-2010 the department achieved highest results in all branches as mentioned below. In this direction, ASIST stood 3rd Position at District level and 14th Position at University level among 222 Engineering colleges under JNTU Kakinada.

Department Activities :

* The Department provides a good platform for the students to get exposed to and enhance their inherenet presentation skills by conducting seminars in their I Year.
* In order to create Continuous learning environment in the department, the department has started organizing Orientation Programme in the month of July-2012 for all faculty members.
* The department was instrumental in bringing the first issue of College News letter SRUJANA in the month of sept. 2012
* The English department has started e-plus club in collaboration with the English News paper The Hindu to encourage the students to develop their communication skills.
* The English department has started a literary club, to conduct competitions among students like Debate, Extempore, Essay writings, seminars, Group Discussions etc, for the enhancement of communication skills.
* The department has started workshops/Guest Lectures / Seminars on each subject for the All 1 B.Tech students at intra and inters college level to enhance their skills in subject from the A.Y:2014-15.

Highlights of the department :

* During 2019-20, Special Programs and workshops on Python, Cloud Computing and Ethical Hacking were conducted to the I B.Tech students by Industry Experts like Innogeecks Technologies, Vijayawada.
* During 2018-19 special programs like communication skills, C programming, C++ etc are initiated to all students by industry experts.
*Advanced programs like ethical hacking, cyber security, IoT etc are conducted by industry experts.
*Started B.Tech Programme in the academic year 2007-2008 with an intake of 240, sixty in each branch, now the dept is having 660 intakes.
*The strength of the department gradually increased both at student and faculty level.
*Providing sufficient skills both at Scientific and Social levels for young technocrats.
*To Improving the performance of the newly joined faculty by conducting Orientation classes.
*Providing guidance and motivation by Principal and other senior lecturers of the department.
*Maintaining state of art laboratories as per norms with advanced equipment.
*Advanced levels of teaching methods by faculty for motivating young graduates. Conducting remedial classes to the backlog students.
*Sufficient and advanced software for students in multimedia language laboratories for improving their communication skills. *All the faculty members of the department constantly upgrading their knowledge for proper enrichment of their teaching methodology.
*Conducting counseling by appointing counselors to motivate and know the problems and also for extracting the better performance of the students.
*Maintain proper classroom administration [Academic] through class in- charges. These In-charges used to collect feedback from the students for taking proper solutions regarding their problems.
*Encouraging the students both in academics and extra academic activities.