Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University (PSTU), Hyderabad was established in 1985 as “Telugu University”. This University was renamed as Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University in the year 1998. The University Grants Commission has recognized the University as fit to receive financial grants since 1990. The University is a member of ‘Association of the Indian Universities’ and ‘Association of Commonwealth Universities’. It is well known for imparting higher education in traditional dance, literature, history, language, journalism and fine arts with special recognition and cultural standards.
The University was founded with the broad objectives of serving the cause of the Telugu people, both within the state and outside. For this purpose, the state government has merged the Sahitya, Sangeetha, Nataka, Nritya and Lalitha Kala Academies, International Telugu Institute and Telugu Bhasha Samithi into the University.
Thus, the University was established to function as a central organization for teaching and research in Language and Literature, History and Culture, Fine Arts and Performing Arts, religion and philosophy of the Telugu speaking people.
Campus of Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University -
Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University has recently acquired 100 acres of land for the construction of new campus at Bachupally in Hyderabad.
Facilities at Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University -
- Central Library
- Computer Lab
- Audio Visual Studio
- Class Rooms
Schools at Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University -
- School of Language Development
- School of Fine Arts
- School of Social and other Sciences
- School of Folk and Tribal Lore
Departments at Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University -
- Department of Lexicography
- Department of Linguistics
- Department of Music
- Department of Dance
- Department of Theatre Arts
- Department of Folk Arts
- Department of Sculpture & Painting
- Department of Telugu Literature
- Department of Culture & Tourism
- Department of Communication and Journalism
- Department of Jyothishya, Vaasthu
- Department of Folklore Studies
- Department of Tribal Studies
|Name||:||Potti Sriramulu Telugu University|
|Location||:||Lalitha Kala Kshetram, Public Gardens