APS university is holding a special prestige because the University has been named after Captain Awadhesh Pratap Singh, a distinguished son of the soil and a freedom fighter. The University was established on the 20th July 1968 and got UGC recognition in February 1972. It has membership of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and All Commonwealth Association of Universities (ACAU).
The APS university offers three courses (Regular Courses, Self Supporting Courses, Correspondence Courses) in many different streams. The APS University has highly educated and experienced lectures to provide high level of education to their students and can provide them guidance for their carrer.
The APS University is a teaching-cum-affiliating University with its jurisdiction over 65 colleges situated in the districts of Rewa, Satna, Sidhi, Shahdol, Umariya and Singrauli.
Campus is Situated on the foot of Vindhyas, the University Campus is cozy and environmentally friendly, far from the hustle and bustle of the city life.
It has a small meteorological observatory and plans are for a seismological observatory.