UNIVERSITY OF HYDERABAD

  • University of Hyderabad gears up for elections September 25, 2012

    Hyderabad: The University of Hyderabad is gearing up for students union elections. Unlike in the English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), where polls are a controversial issue due to the opposition of students to the Lyngdoh Committee recommendations, the elections are relatively smooth and uncomplicated in UoH. BV Sharma, Dean...
  • University of Hyderabad best place to study English September 24, 2012

    Hyderabad: That the University of Hyderabad offers quality education is well known. Reinforcing the same, its Department of English, for the first time, has earned for itself a place among the Top 200 best places to study English in the annual survey of the QS World University Rankings. It is...
  • Hyderabad cops to intensify drive against drunken driving September 3, 2012

    Hyderabad: Police have decided to tighten the drive against drunken driving in Cyberabad following last weeks attempt by a group of youngsters to kidnap a girl from the University of Hyderabad campus. Sources in the department said a directive was issued to further intensify the drive soon after the incident....
  • Hyd: University on the boil after kidnap bid September 1, 2012

    Hyderabad: There is fear and anger among students of the University of Hyderabad following the attempt of a group of youngsters to kidnap a girl on the campus on Thursday night. Hundreds of them gathered in front of the administration block on Friday morning demanding action against the culprits and...
  • UoH stirred into action by shaken students March 20, 2012

    HYDERABAD: The standoff between the students and the management over the nonrecognition of the University of Hyderabads integrated masters course in nursing sciences by the Indian Nursing School (INC) finally ended on Monday following a written assurance from ViceChancellor Prof Ramakrishna Ramaswamy that he would put the best foot forward...
  • University of Hyderabad ditches students March 14, 2012

    HYDERABAD: Nursing students of the School of Medical Sciences at the University of Hyderabad on Tuesday took to the streets in protest against the administrations failure to get the Indian Nursing Councils (INC) recognition for the fiveyear integrated masters course in nursing sciences.The course was introduced in 2008 by the...
  • Gay teachers 25yrold course useless? January 18, 2012

    HYDERABAD: Even as the vicechancellor of the University of Hyderabad (UoH) asserted Tuesday that there is no discrimination in the university, gay poet and professor at the varsity, Hoshang Merchant, stuck to his guns and said it was insinuated to him that his course is not useful. There is no...
  • UoH proposes 250% hike in hostel fees November 17, 2011

    HYDERABAD: The University of Hyderabad in a sudden move has proposed to increase hostel fees paid by students by about 250 per cent. The budget proposed at the 67th Academic Council meeting on Wednesday included proposals for the increase in order to mobilise more internal resources. The move comes after a...
  • No cheating! Chip to check fake degrees August 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Buying degrees and fake marksheeets for a quick job seems like an unstoppable menace. But to put an end to the menace, technology has now lent a helping hand. The use of a tiny gadget called the Radio Frequency Identification Chip is the initiative by taken the University of...