Osmania University was brought into existence during the year 1918 in the capital city of Indian state Telangana, Hyderabad. The Osmania university is recognized by University Grants Commission and accredited by NAAC. The third oldest university in southern India is a member of Association of Indian Universities.
Osmania University is ranked 801-1000 in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2018 and ranked it 38 in the overall ranking and 23rd among universities by National Institutional Ranking Framework in 2017. The university is ranked 10th in India by Outlook India and ranked 26th in India by The Week.
Few notable alumni’s of Osmania University are P. V. Narasimha Rao: 9th Prime Minister of India, Nallari Kiran Kumar Reddy: 16th and last Chief Minister of united Andhra Pradesh with Telangana, Shantanu Narayen: CEO of Adobe systems, Mohammed Azharuddin: former Indian cricket team captain, Rakesh Sharma: cosmonaut and the first Indian to travel in space and many such legends.
Osmania University encourages students in participating in various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. The university organizes various fests, events, seminars, conferences, sports, cultural, social awareness program and many such activities for the students to uplift their skills and showcase their talents.
Osmania University is located near Sundarayya Park, Snow World, King Koti Palace, Jalavihar Water Park and many such entertaining places to visit.