A reputed university in South India
Established on 2 October 1972 by the Legislature of the State of Andhra Pradesh, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad (JNTUH) is the first–ever Technological University in the country. It has been in the forefront for the last five decades in providing quality technical education of relevance in the State. In the year 2008, the University was restructured into four different Universities namely JNT University Hyderabad, JNT University Anantapur, JNT University Kakinada and JNFAU. From then, the university was re-designated as Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH), Hyderabad. The jurisdiction of the University is entire Telangana State. The University is situated at Kukatpally, Hyderabad in 89 acre campus.
JNTUH has four constituent engineering colleges and four academic units/schools in addition to other administrative functional units. Out of four engineering colleges, three constituent engineering colleges are situated in rural areas of Telangana. The constituent colleges and academic units/schools are as follows:
• JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (Autonomous), Kukatpally, Hyderabad
• JNTUH College of Engineering Jagtial
• JNTUH College of Engineering Manthani
• JNTUH College of Engineering Sultanpur, Medak
• Institute of Science & Technology, Kukatpally, Hyderabad
• School of Information Technology, Kukatpally, Hyderabad
• School of Management Studies, Kukatpally, Hyderabad
• School of Continuing and Distance Education, Kukatpally, Hyderabad
The Constituent Engineering Colleges and Units/Schools of JNTUH are offering 21 undergraduate programmes in B.Tech., 47 Postgraduate programmes in M.Tech., M. Pharmacy, M.Sc., M.B.A. and M.C.A., Integrated 5-Year Dual Degree Masters Programme in 10 disciplines with M.Tech./M.B.A./M.S. In addition to this, M.S., M.Phil.and Ph.D. programmes in various disciplines of Engineering, Technology, Science, Management and Humanities & Social Sciences are offered.
The University offers B.Tech. Degree programme in 24 disciplines in affiliated colleges. In addition to the Constituent Units of the University, JNTUH has 291 Affiliated Colleges.It has over 3.50 lakhs of students on rolls.