University of Hyderabad
The University of Hyderabad, a premier institution of post graduate teaching and research in the country, was established by an Act of Parliament (Act No. 39 of 1974) on 2nd October, 1974 as a Central University, Wholly financed by the University Grants Commission. The "objects of the University" as envisaged in the Act are: "to disseminate and advance knowledge by providing instructional and research facilities in such branches of learning as it may deem fit and by the example of its corporate life, and in particular to make special provisions for integrated courses in humanities and science in the educational programs of the University and to take appropriate measures for promoting inter-disciplinary studies and research in the University." The University opted for a rigorous evaluation by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of the University Grants Commission. The apex Council of NAAC awarded the top grade of A ***** to the University (on a five-point scale A* to A*****). The University is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU); and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU). The University has also been rated by the NISSAT (National Information System for Science and Technology) of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Government of India, as the only University under the ‘High Output – High Impact’ category among the top 50 institutions in India with publications in citation - index journals.
Link to the official university website: http://www.uohyd.ac.in/
Dr J. Prabhakar Rao is Faculty Coordinator, Project E-QUAL, University of Hyderabad. He is currently working as a Professor of Linguistics in the Centre for Applied Linguistics and Translation Studies in the same institution. He is also Head, Centre for Study
K.C.James Raju is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, University of Hyderabad. He obtained his M.Sc in Physics from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala and Ph.D in Physics from IIT, Chennai in 1996. His Ph.D is in the field of Materials for Microwave
Naresh Gogikar is Project Coordinator, Project E-QUAL, University of Hyderabad. He completed his Masters in Business Administration from Osmania University. Before taking up this position he has worked as Project Manager for Shallow Parser Tools for Indian
Dr. Rajeev Wankar is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, University of Hyderabad. He is currently working as a Professor of Computer Science in the School of Computer and Information Sciences at University of Hyderabad. He earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science
Dr. Siva Prasad is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, University of Hyderabad. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Anthropology in the same institution. He was formerly Head of the Department of Anthropology (April 2011-April 2014). He did his Ph.D.
Dr. Venusa Tinyi is Faculty Member, Project E-QUAL, University of Hyderabad. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy of the same institution. His main Areas of Specialization and interest are: Logic, philosophy of religion
Kumar Jaganmaya Jagajeet is Project Technologist, Project E-QUAL, University of Hyderabad. He has completed his BTech in Computer Science and Engineering from Biju Patnaik University of Technology in 2012. Before joining this project he has worked as a Computer Programmer for ILCI project ,