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University of Hyderabad orders inquiry into 'Ram temple' inside campus

April 13, 2022 11:08 am

Though the students' union alleged that it was the activists of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) who painted the rock structure and installed photos of Lord Ram and flags, the varsity registrar, in a statement, denied the allegations of the involvement of any student organisations.

'Ram temple' springs up inside University of Hyderabad, student organisations protest efforts to 'saffronise' campus

April 12, 2022 4:23 pm

The ABVP officially distanced itself from the controversial structure and called it the religious freedom of students even as it conducted the usual Ram Navami celebrations on the campus.

Hyderabad University invites application for entrance tests/ admissions for new academic year

June 21, 2021 8:16 pm

A total of 2328 seats being offered for admissions to 117 courses. The last date for submitting the applications is July 20, 2021.

Hyderabad University offers diploma course in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

April 03, 2021 1:26 pm

In the inaugural batch, a total of 702 students have been admitted already. The programme is completely online with few contact classes at the University of Hyderabad campus or virtual mode.

New study at University of Hyderabad has found E. coli can cause progression of colorectal cancer

March 06, 2021 3:31 pm

Researchers from Robert Koch Institute in Berlin and Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth in Pune also participated in the study.

Hyderabad: 3 COVID positives in UoH, admin asks students to be alert and responsible

February 04, 2021 10:42 am

In the last few days, the UoH has permitted over 700 research scholars and Master’s students to return to the campus and resume academic work as part of its road map for further normalisation over the next couple of months.

Researchers at Hyderabad varsity develop low-cost model to sort plastic waste

January 28, 2021 9:34 pm

A research team, comprising doctoral scholar Rajendhar Junjuri and associate professor Dr G Manoj Kumar, employed a laser-based technique known as Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) to generate data from different types of plastics.

Hyderabad University begins phased reopening

January 05, 2021 8:29 pm

It is not that university administration does not understand the enormous difficulties that students across disciplines are facing with online classes. It is widely recognised that in the Indian context, there is no satisfactory substitute for classroom teaching and that virtual classes are only a last resort, says the V-C.

India can become hub of knowledge, innovation; Universities should play leading role: Naidu

November 17, 2020 9:12 am

It is a matter of concern that only a few Indian Higher Education Institutions figure in the world rankings Bombay and IIT Delhi and IISc figure in the QS rankings in the top 200. Our multidisciplinary universities should pull up their socks and strive to be amongst the best, said Naidu.

Hyderabad University final semester exams from September 16

September 03, 2020 9:25 am

I am fully aware that this may cause some inconvenience and pose logistical challenges to some of the students who are now dispersed across different parts of the country, wrote the V-C


Rohith Vemula suicide: Varsity administration neglecting protestors

January 27, 2016 7:53 am

Hyderabad, Jan 27 (ANI): Protests by students against the recent suicide case of Rohith Vemula have intensified in the University of Hyderabad. A protestor on Wednesday said that the administration forcefully undertook few people to medical care who were observing hunger strike as their health had deteriorated.

Rohith Vemula suicide: JNU students sit on hunger strike

January 25, 2016 5:50 am

New Delhi, Jan 25 (ANI): Jawaharlal Nehru University students sat on hunger strike to protest against the Dalit scholar's suicide at the University of Hyderabad. One of protestors said they want the accused politicos to resign as soon as possible.

Jammu: Youth Congress demands Irani’s resignation

January 22, 2016 12:07 pm

Jammu, Jan 22 (ANI): The incident of Dalit scholar’s suicide in the University of Hyderabad has raised uproar in all parts of the country. The youth Congress party workers on Friday protested against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jammu and demanded resignation of Human Resources and Development Minister Smriti Irani. Jammu Youth Congress president Pranav said if the HRD minister is not removed from the post, the Youth congress will continue these protests in the whole country.

Rahul Gandhi accuses Bandaru Dattatreya, VC for scholar's suicide

January 19, 2016 11:25 am

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Government at the Centre over the suicide of a Dalit scholar in the Hyderabad University. He accused Minister of State for Labour and Employment Bandaru Dattatreya and varsity's Vice Chancellor of abetting the suicide of the scholar. Rahul, who interacted with the protesting students of the University of Hyderabad, said the varsity had used to its power to 'crush' the students, instead of allowing them to express themselves.

Owaisi for strong action against Hyderabad University

January 19, 2016 6:31 am

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (ANI): All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) president Asaduddin Owaisi on Tuesday condemned the Dalit scholar’s suicide in the University of Hyderabad. He said the incident indicated that campus politics was no more a place for the decent. He added that the vice-chancellor should realise that it was because of him, that a youth was compelled to take such a big step. One of the five dalit scholars, expelled from the University of Hyderabad 12 days ago, hanged himself to death on Sunday.

Jagruti Yuva Morcha protests outside Union Minister Dattatreya's residence

January 19, 2016 5:36 am

Hyderabad, Jan 19 (ANI): The members of the Telangana's Jagruti Yuva Morcha staged a protest outside Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya's residence in Hyderabad on Tuesday, demanding justice and compensation of Rs. 50 lakhs for a Dalit PhD scholar. In a tragic incident, a Dalit PhD scholar Rohith Vemula was found hanging at a central university's hostel room in Hyderabad on Sunday. Rohith, a resident of Guntur, was pursuing his PhD in society studies from the university. Union Minister for Labour Bandaru Dattatreya has been charged with abetment to suicide. A case has been filed against Dattatreya, University of Hyderabad Vice Chancellor Apparao, ABVP activist Susheel Kumar and his brother Vishnu by the Hyderabad police under section 306A. Meanwhile, the HRD ministry has asked a two-member panel to probe the case.