P.R.P.M. Degree College, Vijayawada is an affiliated college, which means it is affiliated with a larger university. The college provides the programme and the university awards the degree. The affiliated college is established or maintained by the university. This is a private un-aided college, which means it is financially managed by an individual, trust, society, or other private organisation. It does not receive any regular maintenance grants from the government or local body, though it may receive one-time grants for special purposes. P R P M Degree College, Vijaywada (Rural) was founded in 2006.