The SRTM University , with the approval of the University Grants Commission and the Government of Maharashtra, conferred Autonomous Status on the SGGS IE & T, Nanded from the academic year 2006 till Date in respect of its Post-graduate courses in Civil Engineering, Production Engineering, Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Computer Engineering,  and Information Technology. With this conferment and recognition, the Institute has autonomy in such matters as framing its own syllabi and devising its own methods of evaluation and examinations for all its Post-graduate courses.