SRK Foundation was established in 2007 with an aim of transforming young men and women into complete individuals with integrity and competence to serve the nation. The foundation was established in the memory of late Sri Boyapati Sivarama Krishnaiah garu by his son Sri B.S. Appa Rao garu, a Mechanical Engineer. He is a visionary and an experienced industrialist with expertise in the field of education. He being a member of other institutional boards of education, on his own took the responsibility of establishing a foundation with a noble intention to give the public of rural Vijayawada, the benefit of professional education. Thus, to promote technical institutions of international standards and suit the present global requirements, SRK Foundation was initiated and under its umbrella, SRK Institute of Technology, a coeducation institution (2007) and Vijaya Group of Institutions exclusively for women were established, In 2008. Vijaya Institute of Technology for Women came into existence followed by Vijaya Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences for Women and Vijaya Institute of Management Sciences for Women in 2009, to make higher education accessible to the young women aspirants. The motto Knowledge is Power drives the foundation towards enabling the students and staff to enrich their knowledge and empower themselves.