"The National Accreditation and Assessment Council, Bangalore is a Statutory Autonomous Body established and founded by the University Grants Commission of Govt. of India to sustain and enhance quality components in higher education institutions by evaluation and ultimate accreditation. Rayagada Autonomous College had its first certification in the year 2007. On completion of the stint of 1st cycle; it was re-accredited successfully in the year 2015. The college has been placed B-grade in both the cycles."