From the Vice-Chancellor’s Desk

Dear students,

I am happy to learn that you are interested in pursuing higher studies at our university.

Osmania University provides various opportunities of higher education and research for international students. we cater to the students of varying interests, abilities, backgrounds and expectations. underlying all educational programs is the belief that “an educated person is one who becomes an effective and productive citizen”. Conscious of this dictum, our University is committed to graduating educated men and women to assume responsibilities of leadership to face the challenges of tomorrow.

For over nine decades, Osmania University has been marching ahead in the service of the nation through its fundamental missions of teaching / learning, research and extension. The University has been conferred the coveted status of University with Potential for Excellence (UPE) by the University Grants Commission (UGC) in the year 2012 making it one of the top ten Universities in the Country. 

Osmania University is a home away from home to nearly 4000 international students from 87 countries. We have a University Foreign Relations Office as a single window agency that assists in acquainting and disseminating information about various courses of study, admission of International students into various courses offered by Osmania University and opportunities for self-development. It provides a range of services in helping the foreign students find accommodation and offering remedial instruction in English. 

I am sure that you will find your stay and study at Osmania University worth-cherishing as a meaningful and rewarding learning experience. 

Looking forward to meeting you at our University.


Prof. S. Ramachandram


Osmania University

Prof. S. Ramachandram


Osmania University,


About the Vice-Chancellor

S.Ramachandram(1959) born in the Village of Samalonibavi, Gurrampode Mandal, Nalgonda District did his schooling in Government Schools of Samalonibavi, Pittalagudem, and Koppole. Later he did his intermediate in the Government Junior College, Nalgonda. Later he received his bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering(1983), Masters in Computer Science and Engineering (1985) and a Ph.D. in Computer Science (2005) from Osmania University.

He is presently working as a Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, and is also a Former Principal of University College of Engineering, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. He was also appointed as Convener, PGECET-2016, Telangana State

He also held several positions in the university as Dean (Informatics), HOD of Dept of CSE, Chairman Board of Studies, Vice Principal of University College of Engineering, Director University Computer Center, Additional Controller(EDP) Examination Branch, Nodal officer for TEQIP Project Phase-I and Project Coordinator for TEQIP Phase-II.

His research areas include Mobile Computing and Grid and Cloud Computing. He has authored books on Software Engineering, Operating Systems. He also held several positions in the university as a Chairman Board of Studies, Nodal officer for TEQIP Project Phase-I and Project Coordinator for TEQIP Phase-II.

He is a member of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Computer Society of India (CSI) and Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) and ACM.