Osmania University Hyderabad (OU HYDERABAD) - Admission 2022

State University


Hyderabad, Telangana

State University


Hyderabad, Telangana

Osmania University Admission 2022: Courses, Eligibility

Updated On - October 14 2021 by Even Lakra

Osmania University Admission 2022 is done mainly on the basis of the common entrance test OUCET(Osmania University Common Entrance Test). Osmania University is a state university situated in University Town, Hyderabad.  The university offers various full-time and distance education courses at UG, PG, and research levels. For admission in some courses, the university accepts a valid score of national-level competitive exams like EAMCET and GATE. Students can not take admission in the same course which he/she is pursuing or completed in either through regular mode or distance mode from any recognized university. Read the given below article to know more about Osmania University Admission 2022.

Osmania University Admission 2022 Highlights

Check the overview of the Osmania university from the below-given table:

Osmania University Admission  
University NameOsmania University(OU)
Official Websitehttps://www.osmania.ac.in
Type of CoursesPG, PG Diploma, Doctorate, and M.Phil
Total No. of Students300,000
Affiliated colleges1000+

Candidates can also check the Osmania University courses and fee details.

Osmania University Application Last Date 2022

Events Dates
Last date to apply for CPGET 2022 without a late feeAugust 2022
Last date to apply for GAT-B 2022 qualified candidates for MSc admissionSeptember 2022
Last date to apply for JFR qualified candidates for Ph.D. admissionAugust 2022
Last date to apply for CPGET 2022 with a late fee of Rs 2,000September 2022
CPGET 2022 exam dateSeptemeber 2022
Application correction window for CPGET 2022September 2022
TSICET 2022 resultSeptember 2022
TS EAMCET result for the first phase declared 

Osmania University Admission 2022 for PG Courses

Osmania University also offers M.Com, M.Sc, MA, M.Ed, M.P.Ed, MSW, M.Li.Sc and LL.M courses in various disciplines at PG level. Admission is offered on the basis of the OUCET. Admission in the MTech course is based on the candidate score in GATE exam score. For admission in various courses, the university accepts the scores of TS EAMCET exam. Check the courses and specialization for PG courses from the below-given table:

Eligibility Criteria for PG Courses
Course NameSpecializationEligibility Criteria
MAAncient Indian History Culture and Archaeology (AIHCA)The candidate must hold a Graduation degree in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate.
Journalism & Mass Communication
Arabic/ English/ Hindi/ Kannada/ Marathi/ Persian/ Sanskrit/ Tamil/ Telugu/ UrduCandidate must have a Graduation degree with at least 40% marks along with the concerned language either in Part I or Part II of the qualifying examination OR Passed senior Diploma in the concerned language.
PhilosophyCandidate must have passed in BA/B.Sc./B.Com with 40% marks under Part II.
Islamic StudiesCandidate must have completed graduation with a minimum of 40% marks in Part II with History/Islamic Studies/ Political Science/Economic/philosophy/ Sociology/ as one of the optional subjects in Part-II.
LinguisticsGraduate in B.A./B.Sc./B. Com with any language subject having studied for two years for a minimum of (200) marks with 40% marks in Part-II
Theatre ArtsCandidate must have passed in B. Com/BA/B.Sc. with 40% marks under Part II. AND Two years of stage experience.
Political Science
Public AdministrationPassed in Degree Examination with 40% marks.
PsychologySecured 40% MARKS IN Part II with Psychology as an optional at BMR, M.Ed./B.A./ M.A.(Education)/ M. Sc.(Home Science)/ Diploma in Child Psychology or Industrial Psychology
Integrated MAEconomicsCandidate must have passed 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks (pass marks are sufficient for SC/ST candidates)
M.Com -Applicants must have passed B.Com. with 40%.
M.Sc.Botany/Chemistry/Computer Science/Electronics/Geography/Geo-informaticsB.Sc with 40% marks (pass for SC/ST) with Botany/Chemistry/ Mathematics and Computer Science/ Computer Applications/Electronics/Geography/Geography or B.Sc. / B.Tech. / BE/ BCA as one of the main subjects
Geology/Mathematics/Physics/Statistics/ZoologyB.sc in the relevant Field
Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Environmental Science / Forensic Science / Genetics/ MicrobiologyB.Sc in the relevant discipline
Nutrition & Dietetics
M.Sc IntegratedChemistryCandidate must have passed 10+2 with PCM/ PCB/ PCMB with 50% marks
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
MBA Integrated -Candidate must have passed 10+2 with 50% marks.
M.Ed -Candidates must have a B.Ed degree.
M.P. Ed. -Candidates with B.P.Ed degrees are eligible to apply.
MSW -Candidate must have completed Graduation with 40% marks.
M.Li.I.Sc -B.L.I.Sc. / Post Graduate Degree in Library Science with a minimum of 40% marks.
LL.M -The candidate must have a LL. B or equivalent with at least 45% aggregate marks.
 Applied LinguisticsThe candidate must have a Master’s degree in the relevant field.
Archival Science and Manuscriptology
Child Psychology
Digital Information Management
Functional Hindi and Translation
Geographical Cartography
Psychological Counselling
Urdu Palaeography
Cyber LawsCandidate must have a bachelors degree in B.A., B.Com., B.Sc., B.E., LL.B.
Taxation and Insurance Laws
Intellectual Property Rights

Admission to the above courses will be based on the CET conducted by Osmania University.

Osmania University Admission 2022 for UG Courses

University also offers admission in various UG courses in the department of Science/Commerce and Arts. Given below is the eligibility criteria for various UG Courses:

Eligibility Criteria for UG Courses
Course NameEligibilitySelection Criteria
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)Candidate must have completed 10+2 or equivalent with 40% with science stream.Based on their marks in the qualifying examination.
Bachelor of Arts (BA)Applicants must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination in any of the Arts/Science/Commerce streams.
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) – General, Comp, and Vocational
Bachelor of Computer Applications (B.C.A.)
(B.Com.) Hons.Based on the Common Entrance Test conducted by the University
Bachelor of Law (Ll.B.)Candidate must have completed Graduation degree with 40%  marks or 40% in B.Ed. or a PG degree is eligible to apply.Admissions are provided by Convener LAWCET as per merit at the LAWCET conducted by APSCHE.
Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.)The candidate should have completed a graduation degree is eligible to apply.Admissions are provided by the Convener PECET as per merit at the PECET conducted by the APSCHE
Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.L.I.Sc.)Candidates must have passed any bachelors degree with 40% marks.Candidates will be selected based on their marks in the Osmania University Entrance Test (OUCET).

Osmania University Admission 2022 for B.Tech/B.E, B.Pharm, BHMCT

Check the eligibility criteria for these courses from the below-given table:

B.Tech/B.Pharm Eligibility Criteria 
CourseEligibilitySelection Criteria
B.Tech/B.E/B.PharmCandidate must have passed10+2 with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry/Biology as compulsory subject or Diploma in the relevant subjectThe candidate will be selected based on the marks in EAMCET.
Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (B.H.M.C.T.)Candidate with 10+2/equivalent examination is eligible.Candidates will be selected based on the Merit in Entrance and Aptitude Test.
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.)Applicants who have passed the B.Pharm degree from any recognized University.Merit in the qualifying degree is desired.

There will be total of 160 questions, with 80 questions on Mathematics and 40 questions each for Physics and Chemistry. 

Osmania University Admission 2022 For M.Tech/M.E, MBA, MCA 

ME and M.Tech admission will be based on the GATE and for other courses admission will be based on the ICET. Check the eligibility criteria from the below-given table:

Eligibility for MBA, MCA Courses
CourseEligibilitySelection Criteria
Masters of Engineering (M.E.)Candidates must have passed B.E./B.Tech degree/equivalent or Masters in relevant subject from any recognized university.Canidates will be selected on the basis of their score in GATE.
Masters of Technology (M.Tech.)
Masters of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.)B.Pharm. degree or equivalent with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate Selection will be based on GPAT.
Masters of Business Applications (M.B.A.)Candidates with any Graduation degree are eligible.Candidates will be selected based on their performance in ICET.
Bachelor degree with Mathematics as one of the main subjects at 10+2 or Graduation level.

Osmania University Admission 2022 For Ph.D. and M.Phill

 University also offers M.Phil and Ph.D. programs in various disciplines. Candidate must have passed in Master’s degree with 55% marks in aggregate. For Osmania University PhD Admission, the selection is based on the merit in the eligibility test conducted by  University. The eligibility test will be of 90 minutes with 100 Multiple choice questions. The test will consist of questions on  Comprehension, Analogies, Classification, Matching of a research study/experiment/theoretical point of view, etc.

Osmania University Admission 2022 For Distance Education

There are various distance education programs offered by theUniversity. The admission is direct for various programs, but for MBA and MCA courses, the admission is based on Integrated Common Entrance Test. The application forms will be available from October tentatively.

Eligibility Criteria for Distance Education
CourseEligibilitySelection Criteria
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)Candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination from any recognized University.Based on First Come First Serve Basis (Direct Admission)
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)
Masters of Arts (M.A.)Candidate must have done Graduation in relevant subject
Masters of Commerce (M.Com.)Applicants with a B. Com degree are eligible.
Masters of Science (M.Sc.)The candidate should have a B.A. / B.Sc. Degree in relevant subject
Masters in Computer ApplicationGraduation degrees with 50% marks in aggregate are eligible.Based on ICET
Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.)

The main objective of distance education is to spread knowledge and all applicants who are eligible and complete all the application processes will be granted admission.

How to Apply for Osmania University Admission 2022?

Candidates can apply for admission to Osmania University in online mode. Candidates have to follow the steps mentioned below in order to complete the application process:

  • Visit the official website of the Osmania University i.e. www.osmania.ac.in
  • Click on the 'Apply Online' tab.
  • Register with the candidate's name, email ID, and contact number.
  • An OTP will be sent on the candidate's mail id and mobile number in order to verify their contact details.
  • Once verified, candidates have to log in to their registered account.
  • Select the programme for which candidates want to apply for.
  • Fill all the personal as well as academic details asked in the form.
  • Upload all the required documents in the prescribed format and click on the 'Submit' button.
  • Pay the application fee through net banking/ debit card/ credit card.

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