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University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad

About University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad


The University of Hyderabad [UH], Hyderabad was established in 1974 in Hyderabad and was also known as Hyderabad Central University or HCU. This University is one of the Premier institutes in South India for a Postgraduate Degree. The University is been Accredited by NAAC 'A' Grade. It is also approved by UGC and AICTE. The university has emerged as the leading centre for Teaching and Research. NIRF ranked UoH 6th among the top universities in India.

The University of Hyderabad admission is offered to courses such as Postgraduation programs in the field of Engineering, Computer Application, Science & Arts. The University offers nearly 150 courses in different programs of study ranging from doctoral studies to Masters's level degrees. The university has collaborations with many international universities. It provides state-of-art infrastructural facilities to students.

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University of Hyderabad Highlights

The highlights of the University of Hyderabad, such as university type, student-faculty ratio, approvals, facilities, etc., are mentioned below.

University of Hyderabad  Highlights
Year of Establishment
1974
Type of University
Public
Approval
UGC, AICTE 
Campus Area
2,300  acre
Courses/ Degrees Offered
Postgraduate, M.Phil and PhD
Infrastructure Facilities
Library, Cafeteria, Hostel, Gym, Auditorium, Labs 

Why Choose the University of Hyderabad? 

The University of Hyderabad was considered an Institute of National Importance. Many international universities have tied up with the university for the development of research work. The university offers PG Programs, PG and UG integrated courses in the field of science, engineering and arts. The campus offers amenities for students conveniences. It follows a CGPA based evaluation system and UGC has granted the university with Graded Autonomy. 

University of Hyderabad Academic Advantages

The University of Hyderabad was conferred with Graded Autonomy by the University Grants Commission which provides freedom to the university in administrative, academic, and financial matters. Students are given tutorials, periodical tests, take-home assignments, short quizzes,  seminars, term papers in addition to an examination at the end of each semester. The faculty-student ratio is 1:10.  The university follows a Continuous Grade Point Average System(CGPA) to assess students in practical and theoretical knowledge.

University of Hyderabad Rankings

 The University of Hyderabad has reached top positions in many fields by various national and international ranking agencies. The university also has gained significant importance from the Govt of India. Given below are some of the positions held by the university:

  • The university was ranked at 142nd position in the QS rankings for Asian Rankings in 2020.
  • The Apex Council of NAAC granted the top grade of A ***** to the University. 
  • The University has also been evaluated by the NISSAT (National Information System for Science and Technology) of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), as the only University under the ‘High Output – High Impact’ category among the top 50 institutions in India. 
  • The Department of Science and Technology (DST) approved over 4 crores under FIST (Fund for Improvement of Science and Technology) to the Science Schools of the University to augment research facilities.
  • The university is considered under the Institute of National Importance.

University of Hyderabad Courses

The University of Hyderabad offers a wide variety of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to students in the Arts, Management, Engineering and Science fields. Below is an overview of the courses offered by the University of Hyderabad  across two disciplines with their specializations:

University of Hyderabad  Arts Courses

Courses
Specializations
MA
Applied Linguistic, Sociology, Comparative Literature, Anthropology, Economics, Financial Economics, Communication, Hindi, History, Telugu, Urdu

 University of Hyderabad  Science Courses

Courses
Specializations
M.Sc
Animal Biology, Mathematics, Statistics, Neural & Cognitive Science, Health Psychology, Molecular Microbiology, Plant Biology & Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemistry

 University of Hyderabad  Engineering Courses

Courses
Specializations
M.Tech
CS, IT, AI, Medical Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Material Engineering, Computational Technology

University of Hyderabad Departments

The University of Hyderabad has various departments, offering various courses in science, management and arts fields. The courses are designed to suit the industry standards. The faculty of the University of Hyderabad are highly qualified. Given below is the list of departments offered at the University of Hyderabad :

Mathematics and Statistics
Physics
Chemistry
Life Sciences
Humanities
Social Sciences
 
Arts & Communication
Management Studies
Medical Sciences
Engineering Sciences & Technology
 
Economics
 
Computer and Information Sciences
 

University of Hyderabad Admission

University of Hyderabad admission 2021 is open for various undergraduate and postgraduate courses and interested students need to fill up an online application form on the official website. University of Hyderabad admission is based on the eligibility, entrance exam, the previous course marks scored, etc. The University of Hyderabad  B.Tech and M.Tech admission is based on the marks scored in JEE/GATE examination and eligibility. The university conducts an entrance examination for admission to courses.

University of Hyderabad Eligibility Criteria

Various courses are offered by the University of Hyderabad in the Science, Management, Business, and Arts discipline and each of the offered courses has different eligibility criteria. Below is a list of a few courses offered by the University of Hyderabad  with their eligibility criteria:

University of Hyderabad  M.Tech Eligibility

Masters in Technology, offered by the University of Hyderabad, is a 4-year undergraduate program, specialized in CS, IT, AI, Medical Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Material Engineering, Computational Technology, etc. M.Tech fees are INR 41,860/-

 Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidates to pass with at least 60% marks in B.E./B.Tech in the relevant branch from a recognized university.

 The University of Hyderabad  M.Sc Eligibility

The University of Hyderabad offers a Master in Science postgraduate degree program. The duration of the programme is a 2-years specializing in Animal Biology, Mathematics, Statistics, Neural & Cognitive Science, Health Psychology, Molecular Microbiology, Plant Biology & Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Chemistry and so on. 

 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 60% marks with Mathematics or Statistics as one of the main subjects 

                                         OR 

  • 55% marks in BA/ B.Sc (Hons.) in Mathematics or Statistics. 

 University of Hyderabad MBA Eligibility

The University of Hyderabad offers Masters in Business Administration postgraduate degree program. The duration of the programme is a 2-years specializing in Health Care & Hospital Management, Marketing, Finance, Operations, Human Resource, Entrepreneurship, Banking, Business Analytics. MBA fees are INR 1,82,067/-

 Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree with 60% marks in any discipline from a recognised university. 
  • The candidate has to score a valid score in CAT followed by GD and Interview

Read more for detailed  University of Hyderabad Eligibility Criteria for various courses.

University of Hyderabad Cut Off

University of Hyderabad cutoff is released every year during admission time for various courses offered. The cut-off depends upon the marks scored by the candidate in JEE/GATE for M.Tech and B.Tech admission. University of Hyderabad cut-off 2021 for M.Tech and B.Tech will be declared after the results of JEE/GATE will be announced. Admission cut-off for other courses will be decided on the marks scored in the entrance test conducted by the university.

Given below are the criteria used to calculate cut-off:

  • The number of applicants applying and their performances.
  • The difficulty level of the entrance examination.
  • Based on the previous year’s cut off.

 For more information, check the University of Hyderabad  Cut off.

University of Hyderabad Result

University of Hyderabad result 2021 for offered courses are out and students can check the results on the official website of the university and from the college campus. Admission results are based on the marks scored in the written test and interview conducted by the university, the result will be uploaded on the website. The university follows a CGPA system and cumulative semester results will be announced after the completion of end-semester examinations. 

University of Hyderabad Campus

The University of Hyderabad campus was built on 2300-odd acres and has a large area under forest cover, with 2 perennial and 3 seasonal lakes. The forest is a home to plant, mammal, reptile and bird species include spotted deer, hares, peacocks, wild boars, etc. The plants present on the campus are used for medicinal purpose. University campus is mostly residential campus and has 5,000+ students and 400 faculty, from several disciplines living harmoniously.

University of Hyderabad Infrastructure Facilities

University of Hyderabad campus provides world-class infrastructural facilities. It has an auditorium, seminar, conference hall, ICNFT Lab, Semiconductor Characterization Lab, AV Lab, etc. It also has outdoor and indoor sports facilities. The library has a rich collection comprising 4.53 lakh books, e-journals, theses and dissertations, the back volume of journals, maps, reference books etc. 

Some of the facilities offered within the campus are:

  • Cafeteria
  • Gym
  • Hospital / Medical Facilities
  • Wi-Fi Campus
  • Auditorium
  • Convenience Store
  • Computer centre
  • Guesthouse
  • Lecture hall
  • ATM Facility
  • Post Office
  • BSNL Office
  • Food Court
  • Devices & Process Simulation Lab
  • RFIC Measurement Lab
  • Thin Film Device Lab
  • Football Ground
  • Tennis Court
  • Table Tennis

University of Hyderabad Hostel Details

The University of Hyderabad has a total of 21 hostels on campus, of which 13 are for men and the remaining 8 are for female. Out of the total number of seats in the hostels, 22.5% is allocated for candidates belonging to the reserved category and 3% for physically challenged students. All the hostel blocks are provided with the necessary facilities.

In general, the hostel has the following facilities, among others:

  • Mess facility 
  • Room
  • Security
  • Medical Care
  • Wi-fi
  • Convenience Store
  • ATM
  • Post Office

 Read more on the University of Hyderabad  Facilities provided at the campus.

University of Hyderabad Placements

University of Hyderabad placements started the placements season with 131 companies taking part in the placement drive in 2020. More students are placed in 2020 as compared to 2019 records. 348 students were recruited by top companies. The placement cell helps the students in landing in their desired organisation by training them

Given below are some of the placement highlights of the University of Hyderabad : 

  • The highest salary package offered to students is 22.8LPA. 
  • 348 students were placed by 131 companies in the campus placement.
  • Prominent recruiters like HSBC, Dell, Honeywell, Google, Oracle, IBM, JP Morgan Chase, Canara Bank, NPCI and many others recruit from the campus.

Read more about the University of Hyderabad  Placement.

University of Hyderabad Scholarships

The University of Hyderabad offers various scholarships to students based on criteria decided by the university office, student merit, physical ability, research requirements, sports performance, economical condition, reserved category etc. Scholarship details are given on the official website of the university. Given below are some of the scholarships offered by the University of Hyderabad :

  • For SC/ST scholars will get the Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship Scheme.
  • SC Scholarship
  • ST Scholarship
  • BC Scholarship
  • Disabled Scholarship
  • EBC Scholarship

For more information, check the University of Hyderabad Scholarship.

University of Hyderabad Collaboration

The University of Hyderabad has signed the Memorandum of Understanding with national and international institutions as well as industries for the expansion of research and education. Given below are some of the partners of the college:

University of Hyderabad International Collaboration

The university has collaborated with various international universities from across the world. Given below is the list of universities that collaborated with UoH: 

TOMSAK State University,
University-de-Bretagne Sud
Academia Sinica
University of Bergen
University of Oslo
University of Eastern Finland
University of Helsinki
Iowa University
University of Alberta
Freie Universität Berlin
University of Bradford
Universitas Negaeri Malang

University of Hyderabad Distance Education

University of Hyderabad Distance Education Courses is approved by a joint committee of UGC-AICTE-DEC. Centre for distance and virtual learning is jointly offering PG Diploma programmes with NAARM [National Academy of Agricultural Research Management], BSNL [Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited],  NIRD & PR [National Institute of Rural Development & Panchayati Raj], and Truth Labs for the benefit of the students in the quality of learning and practical training.

Some of the courses offered are:

  • PG Diploma in Healthcare Management
  • PG Diploma in Governance
  • PG Diploma in Human Rights
  • PG Diploma in Criminal Justice
  • PG Diploma in Business Management

University of Hyderabad Alumni

Notable alumni of UoH are Girish Agarwal, FRS; D Sridhar Babu, Former Minister, Govt of Andhra Pradesh; Rahul Banerjee (chemist), Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar laureate; Dipankar Chatterji, recipient of Padma Shri and Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize; Goverdhan Mehta, FRS and many others. The alumni of the university are spread all over the world and are doing great in their professional lives. The Alumni Association aims to connect all alumni of the university for the benefit of current students and alumni. 

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University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Entrance Exams Details 2021

Courses and Fees Structure of University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad

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University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.05 Lakh
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 41,860
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 23,240

Live Application Forms

University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.82 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,540

Live Application Forms

University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Public Health [MPH]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.17 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  6 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.07 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,929
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,420
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,395
University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5,100
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,040
Master of Fine Arts [MFA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,040
Master of Performing Arts [MPA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,060
Master of Performing Arts [MPA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,040
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,600
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6,540
University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,040
University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 63,240
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,610

Live Application Forms

University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Education [M.Ed]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 65,200

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 17 Student's Reviews 7.7/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
10
Average
5
Needs Improvement
1
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 12/17 students

University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad Ranking


Media Ranking
Publication Name Rank
India Today 5
The Week 6

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by UGC, AICTE, NCTE; affiliated to University of Hyderabad - [UOH], Hyderabad;.

Facilities


Library
Computer labs
Hostel
Cafeteria
Medical
Laboratory
Gym

Contact Details and Location


Address : Central University P.O., Prof. C.R. Rao Road, Gachibowli, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
Website : http://www.uohyd.ac.in

Student Reviews


Sunder
Sunder
Ph.D., batch of 2013
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

For every subjects there are 2 hour classes per day. Method of teaching is awesome. Excellent.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

You can find more political organizations here. All the main religious festivals are celebrated. Life is awesome in the campus.




Sunder
Sunder
Ph.D., batch of 2013
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

For every subjects there are 2 hour classes per day. Method of teaching is awesome. Excellent.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

You can find more political organizations here. All the main religious festivals are celebrated. Life is awesome in the campus.




Sunder
Sunder
Ph.D., batch of 2013
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

For every subjects there are 2 hour classes per day. Method of teaching is awesome. Excellent.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

You can find more political organizations here. All the main religious festivals are celebrated. Life is awesome in the campus.




Sunder
Sunder
Ph.D., batch of 2013
10/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

For every subjects there are 2 hour classes per day. Method of teaching is awesome. Excellent.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

You can find more political organizations here. All the main religious festivals are celebrated. Life is awesome in the campus.




Badarudheen
Badarudheen
Master of Arts [MA] (History), batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

5 Hours is the maximum class timings. Faculties are very good you can feel the quality of teaching too.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

It is the politically vibrant campus. Sukoon is the most colorful festival. For me as an Individual it’s totally worth it, It helps you to grow academically as well as an Individual.




Badarudheen
Badarudheen
Master of Arts [MA] (History), batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

5 Hours is the maximum class timings. Faculties are very good you can feel the quality of teaching too.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

It is the politically vibrant campus. Sukoon is the most colorful festival. For me as an Individual it’s totally worth it, It helps you to grow academically as well as an Individual.




Badarudheen
Badarudheen
Master of Arts [MA] (History), batch of 2016
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

5 Hours is the maximum class timings. Faculties are very good you can feel the quality of teaching too.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

It is the politically vibrant campus. Sukoon is the most colorful festival. For me as an Individual it’s totally worth it, It helps you to grow academically as well as an Individual.




Srikanth
Srikanth
Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2016
7/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Class timings, projects, exams and assignments all are conducted in the University of Hyderabad, [UH] Hyderabad.
  • The quality of teaching is 100% good.



Ayusman
Ayusman
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • For science and MBA like streams, daily routine is loaded (9am to 6pm). Regular exams, assignments are done for the continuous evaluation process.
  • The Physics teaching method is really nice. We got a position in QS Faculty wise ranking this year.
  • It is really good experience.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs like Junior Science club, Shape Your Thought, Bol Hyderabad radio, Dramatic clubs etc.
  • SUKOON is the main festival. Job mela occurs during December.
  • Life is good. The environment is beautiful and eco-friendly. In this 2500acres campus many places are there for sight seeing. People are nice.



Ayusman
Ayusman
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • For science and MBA like streams, daily routine is loaded (9am to 6pm). Regular exams, assignments are done for the continuous evaluation process.
  • The Physics teaching method is really nice. We got a position in QS Faculty wise ranking this year.
  • It is really good experience.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs like Junior Science club, Shape Your Thought, Bol Hyderabad radio, Dramatic clubs etc.
  • SUKOON is the main festival. Job mela occurs during December.
  • Life is good. The environment is beautiful and eco-friendly. In this 2500acres campus many places are there for sight seeing. People are nice.



Ayusman
Ayusman
Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2017
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • For science and MBA like streams, daily routine is loaded (9am to 6pm). Regular exams, assignments are done for the continuous evaluation process.
  • The Physics teaching method is really nice. We got a position in QS Faculty wise ranking this year.
  • It is really good experience.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are many clubs like Junior Science club, Shape Your Thought, Bol Hyderabad radio, Dramatic clubs etc.
  • SUKOON is the main festival. Job mela occurs during December.
  • Life is good. The environment is beautiful and eco-friendly. In this 2500acres campus many places are there for sight seeing. People are nice.


Discussion Forum

Q.

What is the university affiliated to?

Asked By: Anonymous 04 May 2017

A.

The University has affiliations with the following:

  • UGC
  • NAAC
  • AIU
  • ACU 

Answer By: Getmyuni

04 May 2017

Q.

Does the college have a hostel?

Asked By: Anonymous 04 May 2017

A.

There are altogether 10 hostels on the campus at present, of which seven are for men and the rest three are for women. Three men's hostels ('A', 'B' and 'D') are conventionally meant for those admitted to different P.G courses, while Men's hostel 'C', 'E', 'F' and 'G' are meant for M.Phil students, Research scholars (Ph.D.), M.Tech, students and M.B.A students, respectively. Of the three ladies hostels, LH-I and LH-III are meant for P.G students, and LH-II is for Ph.D., M.Phil, and M.Tech students. The University cannot provide hostel accommodation to all the students admitted into various courses in view of the limited number of seats 

Answer By: Getmyuni

04 May 2017


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