GPREC, established in 1984-85, is one of the earliest private engineering colleges in Andhra Pradesh. The institution is accredited by NBA of AICTE, NAAC of UGC and is also an ISO 9001-2008 certified. It has been functioning as an autonomous institution for the last 6 years and is a preferred institution for several meritorious students in the southern region of A.P (Students with below 1000 ranks in EAMCET do get admission here every year). The college had received the \'Best Placement Award\' from the govt. of A.P in 2007. GPREC is ranked among TOP 20 Engineering Colleges in A.P as published by India Today & also Awarded ‘AAA’ grade by Outlook’s CAREERS 360.
Spread across 41 acre prime land at about 6 km from the centre of the town, The college has excellent infrastructural facilities and human resources. The alumni of GPREC are placed in reputed organizations across the globe.
Kurnool is located on National High-way (N.H-7) connecting Bangalore and Hyderabad.