The Rural Immersion Orientation Program for NSS Program officers will be held on 8th and 9th November 2017 at Faculty Club, Osmania University from 10.00 AM to 5.00 PM. PFA the Invitation and Program schedule below. 

National Service Scheme, Osmania University, Hyderabad – 500 007.

And  

National Council of Rural Institutes, Dept. of Higher Education,

MHRD, Govt. of India, Hyderabad – 500 004.

Rural Immersion Orientation Programme for NSS Programme Officers of Hyderabad, Ranga Reddy and Medchal Districts under OU jurisdiction.

On 8th November, 2017 at Faculty Club, Osmania University, Hyderabad.

Programme Schedule cum Action Plan

Time  

Activity

Dignitaries

10:00 am

 to

11:00 am

Inauguration

Chief Guest         :  Prof. S. Ramachandram,

                                 Vice-Chancellor & Chairman NSS,

                                 Osmania University.

Guest of Honour :  Dr. W.G. Prasanna Kumar,

                                 Chairman, NCRI.

                                 Sri. R. Gokula Krishnan,

                                 Regional Director NSS Hyderabad,

                                 Govt. of India.

                                 Dr. R. Manoj Kumar,  

                                 Member Secretary, NCRI.

Time  

Activity

Resource Persons

11:00 am

to

11:30 am

Tea Break

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11:30 am

to

12:30 pm

1st Session

Film based discussion :

Volunteering Crowd Management

Dr. W.G. Prasanna Kumar,

Chairman, NCRI.

12:30 pm

to

01:30 pm

2nd Session

Group discussion : P.R.A. Techniques

Prof. K.P. Kumaran

01:30 pm

to

02:15 pm

Lunch Break

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02:15 pm

to

03:30 pm

3rd Session

Group exercise :  Village priority setting 

Prof. S. Sudarshan Rao

03:30 pm

to

03:45 pm

Tea Break

------

03:45 pm

to

05:00 pm

4th Session

Mock exercise : Village development planning and Community based disaster risk reduction management 

Dr. W.G. Prasanna Kumar,

Chairman, NCRI.

Sri. R. Chandru,

Programme Coordinator, NSS, Osmania University.

Prof T Vijay Kumar has been appointed as the Head of the Department of English, Osmania University for a period of two years with effect from 31 Oct 2017. He has nearly thirty five years of teaching experience, including at the University of Utah, and Kansas State University in the USA. He has been an invited speaker and a visiting scholar at more than a dozen international universities including Oxford University, University of London, Brown University, Georgetown University, and the National University of Ireland.

A well-known scholar in the field of postcolonial studies and Indian literature, Prof Vijay Kumar is also associated with award-winning documentaries and educational films. His publications include critical studies—English and Other International Languages in India (forthcoming), Globalisation: Australian-Asian Perspectives (2014) and Focus India: Postcolonial Narratives of the Nation (2007)—and translations from Telugu—Volga’s Vimukta (The Liberation of Sita, 2016) and Gurajada Venkata Appa Rao’s early twentieth century classic­ Kanyasulkam (2002). He is one of the Founder Editors of Muse India: the Literary e-Journal, and a Director of the annual Hyderabad Literary Festival.

PRO

 

UNIVERSITY FOREIGN RELATION S OFFICE

OSMANIA UNIVERSITY

HYDERABAD – 500 007, T.S., INDIA

 

October 25, 2017

Press Release

The University Foreign Relations Office, Osmania University celebrated its X Annual Graduation Ceremony for those foreign students graduating during 2016-17 on October 25, 2017 The venue was the OU Centre for International Programmes, Osmania University. A total of 97 foreign students from different countries who completed their P.G. and U.G. Courses from the Campus and Constituent Colleges of Osmania University received their degrees through the hands of the Chief Guest, His Excellency Mr. Mohammad Haghbin Ghomi, Consul General, Consulate Genral of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Hyderabad and Prof. S. Ramachandram, the Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor, Osmania University who presided over the ceremony. The dignitaries who were present on the occasion included Prof. T. Krishna Rao, the Officer on Special Duty to the Vice-Chancellor, Osmania University, Prof. M.Kumar, the Controller of Examinations, Osmania University, the Additional Controllers of Examination Branch, Osmania University, Deans of various Faculties and Principals of Campus Colleges.

The Chief Guest, His Excellency Mr. Mohammad Haghbin Ghomi while addressing the graduating foreign students informed them that after the Islamic revolution in many middle East countries including Iran, the knowledge has been recognized as part of Culture and Civilization. He quoted the famous Iranian poet Firdous who said that knowledge leads to empowerment. He also mentioned that about 7000 Iranian students are studying various courses in India and that most of them are studying in South India. In his Presidential address, Prof. S. Ramachandram, the Vice-Chancellor of Osmania University called upon the graduating foreign students to equip themselves with the required knowledge and skill to face international challenges. He also reminded them that during the LPG era, not only the persons are moving across the national borders but also the companies which needed international students. He wanted the graduating foreign students to be Brand Ambassadors of Osmania University and India. He made a special mention of the contribution of International students in performing in the Cultural programmes during the inauguration of Centenary Celebrations and also during the visit of the NAAC Committee and placed on record his appreciation for them in making the University truly international.

Prof. G.B.Reddy, the Director, University Foreign Relations Office, Osmania University has welcomed the invitees and submitted the Annual Report of UFRO, OU In his report, Prof. G.B.Reddy, traced the establishment of UFRO in 1999 with 71 foreign students and its ever increasing intake since then, which stands at about 4000 students cumulatively during the present academic year. He informed that a total of 1119 foreign students have joined this year in different courses under Osmania University. Prof. P. Rajasekhar, the Joint Director of UFRO, OU proposed Vote of Thanks. This Graduation Ceremony assumes significance as it is organized successfully during the Centenary year of Osmania University.

Enclosed is the course-wise list of Degree Certificates awarded.

October 25, 2017

 

The University Foreign Relations Office, O.U. conducted X Annual Graduation Ceremony for those foreign students graduating during 2016-17 on October 25, 2017 in the Auditorium of OU Centre for International Programmes, Osmania University, Hyderabad. The following foreign students have taken their Degrees:

S No.

Course

No of Degree

Certificates awarded

1.       

BA

14

2.       

B.Com.

13

3.       

BCA

13

4.       

BBA

13

5.       

BE

06

6.       

MA

09

7.       

M.Sc.

12

8.       

M.Com.

01

9.       

ME/M.Tech.

11

10.   

MBA

05

TOTAL

97

 

 

PRO

 

Examination Branch, Osmania University is launching a new Online Application for obtaining Certificates from Osmania University, Hyderabad. The website is launching on 30-10-2017.

The inaugural is at 10.45 AM on 30th October, 2017 in the Examination Branch, OU. 

Vice Chancellor, OU Prof. S. Ramachandram will inaugurate the Online System.

The procedure for submitting the online application for obtaining Certificates from Osmania University, Hyderabad is given below. The step-by-step instructions to be followed by the candidates strictly to apply

Dept of Library and Information Science is organizing One day Seminar on 26th October 2017 (Thursday) at 10.30 A.M in Room No.57 of University college of Arts & Social Sciences, on the topic ‘AIR Audio Records -Storage and Retrieval’.  
Dr. Ayachitam Sreedhar, Chairman, Telangana State Grandhayala Parishad, will be the Chief Guest. 
Prof. D. Ravinder,Principal, UCA&SS, O.U,  will Preside over the program; Prof. Ch.Gopal Reddy,Registrar, Osmania University, will be the Special Guest and Prof.V. Yoga Jyotsna , Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences will be the Guest of Honor.