It is a matter of great pleasure and pride for me to invite you to walk through the great portals of Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University. It is the most special university for Telugu people touching upon their cultural and linguistic needs. It is well known for imparting higher education in traditional, dance, literature, history, language, journalism and fine arts with special recognition and cultural standards. It is named after “Amarajevi” Pottisreeramulu who has laid down his life for the formation of Telugu state.
This university is the brain child of former Chief Minister, Dr N.T.Rama Rao. Established on December 2nd 1985, PSTU is located in the historic city of Hyderabad. Another four constituent centers of the university located in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states are School of Folk and Triballore-Warangal, Nannyya Sahitya Pitam-Rajamandry, Sri Siddhendra Yogi Kala Pitam-Kuchipudi, School of History, Culture and Archaeology-Srisailam.
It provides quality training, teaching and research leading to diplomas, master and doctoral degrees in innovative and traditional courses. The university’s mission is to promote a dynamic mindset in the field of higher learning and research apart from protecting Telugu folk, tradition, culture, literature and mother language.
My university has hired high quality faculty to train and impart skills for the students seeking admissions in our institution. We are also committed for providing social justice as well as giving special attention towards students coming from rural and backward areas. We are offering innovative and need based courses like Telugu, journalism, History, dance, Fine Arts, Jyotisham, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Folk and Comparative Studies. The students will have a most comfortable stay in well furnished hostels in Vidyanagar and Bachupalli kalaprangnam spread out in 100 acres.
We have best of the Library, state-of-art Audio-video studio, well furnished classrooms, Computer Cell, Museum of Telugu through Ages, Centre for Distance Education, Publication wing and recreational facilities. We offer some courses for foreign students coming from different countries from abroad and also non-Telugus residing in other states. We also conduct exams and give away certificates to Non-resident Telugu populace residing in United States of America and Malaysia who undergo certificate courses in Telugu in their respective countries.
I invite you to share and experience the vibrant academic atmosphere of PSTU through the website. I am sure you will have memorable experience in this endeavour.
With best wishes
Prof. Thangeda Kishen Rao