Osmania University

Osmania University Ranking

country rank: 36
world rank: 2881

University Overview

Osmania University, founded in 1918, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the metropolitan environment of Hyderabad, Telangana’s major metropolis (population range of over 5,000,000 people). Osmania University (OU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution officially connected with the Islamic faith, as recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. Osmania University (OU) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. A library, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, are among the academic and non-academic facilities and services available to students at OU.

Osmania University Ranking

University Identity

Name Osmania University
Acronym OU
Founded 1918
Motto Lead us from Darkness to Light

University Location

Address Osmania University Main Road Hyderabad 500 007 Telangana India
Tel +91 (40) 2709 8048
Fax +91 (40) 2709 8704

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 4,500-4,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU) National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

Social Media


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