Osmania University is named after its
founder, Nawab Osman Ali Khan, the
seventh Nizam of Hyderabad who rather
through a farman or Royal Charter,
brought the University into existence
in 1918. The establishment of Osmania
University symbolizes a renaissance in
the Indian educational system.
Osmania University, is the seventh oldest in India, the third oldest in south India and the first to be established in the erstwhile princely state of Hyderabad. It has significantly
contributed to the academic and
economic development of not only the
region but also of the Country. It has
a vast sprawling campus set in a
picturesque and idyllic surroundings.
Buildings of great architectural
elegance and variety enhance its