Message from the Director
On behalf of University Foreign Relations Office, I welcome you to Osmania University and our community. We are thrilled that you decided to enrol at Osmania and we look forward to serving you during your academic career.
Osmania University is recognized nationally and internationally for its diversity and many exciting international initiatives. At present, over 4500 international students from more than 82 countries study at Osmania University in addition to many alumni who remain valued friends of the University and UFRO.
As a University and UFRO office, our goal is to provide you the best in services and support through the many programs and activities organized each year. My staff and I are eager to assist you as you navigate the Osmania University system, rules, and policies and as such we highly recommend that you seek our help and advice on a regular basis. We will do everything we can to make you feel at home in your new environment.
The UFRO staff is proud to have you here and we wish you great success in pursuit of your academic goals at Osmania University. We look forward to meeting you in person and welcoming you to Telangana State!
Prof. G.B. Reddy,
Director, UFRO, O.U.
Prof. G.B. ReddyDean, Faculty of Law,
Board of Studies in Law
Director, UFRO, O.U.
About the Director
Born in 1967 in R.R. District, Prof. G.B. Reddy obtained B.A., LL.B., LL.M. & Ph.D Degrees from Osmania University and P.G. Diploma in Human Rights from University of Hyderabad. Triple Gold Medalist in LL.B. & Gold Medalist in LL.M. (Constitutional Law) . Secured doctoral Degree on Judicial Activism of Supreme Court as JRF of UGC. Authored 18 books and published more than 40 articles in standard law journals. His books Women and the Law and Judicial Activism in India were favorably reviewed in the Hindu daily by Hon’ble Justice Krishna Iyer. Organized several National Seminars on Constitution and IPRs. Recognized as Ph.D. Supervisor in several universities & successfully guided 5 scholars so far. Attended several National and International Seminars.
Visiting faculty at UGC-Academic Staff Colleges several universities, A.P. Judicial Academy, A.P. Police Academy, A.P. Excise Academy, ICADR, CCRT, Dr. MCRIHRD and NAARM & delivered number of invited lectures. On Boards of xaminers/Studies of several universities. Worked as NSS P.O., Hostel Warden, Chief Regional Coordinator, LAWCET and Vice-Principal & Principal of University College of Law & Head, Department of Law, OU. Introduced P.G. Diploma in IPRs & Cyber Laws in the Department. Successfully organized 3 National Seminars on IPR, One Training and Orientation on IPR, I UGC-Refresher Course in Law and established IPR Depositary in Law College. His areas of specialization are Constitutional Law & IPR. Has special interest in Gender Justice and Judicial Behavior. Prior to joining the University Service, practiced as law in A.P. High Court for seven years. Presently course Coordinator for LL.B (5- YDC) Course and Self Financing Courses