University College of Engineering (UCE), Osmania University, Hyderabad was established in 1929. It is the oldest and largest college of engineering in the state of Andhra Pradesh. It is one of the colleges located in the campus of Osmania University. In the year 1994 it was conferred as ‘Autonomous Engineering College’. The vision of the college is to generate and disseminate knowledge through a harmonious blending of science, engineering and technology and serve the society by developing a modern technology in students' heightened intellectual, cultural, ethical and humane sensitivities, fostering a scientific temper and promoting professional and technological expertise. The mission of the college is to achieve excellence in teaching and research, generate, disseminate and preserve knowledge and inculcate entrepreneurial talents and technology appreciation programs.
It was the 6th Engineering College to be established in during the British Raj.
It was moved to its present location in 1947.
In 1979, the college celebrated its Golden Jubilee and In 2004, it celebrated its Platinum Jubilee.
It was credited as the ‘Best Engineering College In India’ by ISTE in the year 2003.
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Department of Civil Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Computer Science Engineering
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
Department of Physics
Department of Chemistry
Department of Mathematics
Department of English
Center for Excellence
Center for Creative Technology
Center for Energy Technology
Central Computing Center
Cosmic Data Analysis and Archival Center
Extra Curricular Activities
The college organizes many extracurricular activities in addition to academics. Such activities are arranged by the management team of college to encourage the life of student. It provides a platform to show their hidden talent and creativity. Extracurricular activities include –
National Cadet Corps (NCC)
National Service Scheme (NSS)
Social and Cultural Programmes
Games and Sports
Number of Students
Diamond Jubilee Library
The double storeyed library occupying an area of 2420 square meters. The library has collections of 88757 titles & volumes of books. It subscribes to 09 magazines, 175 International Journals and 30 National Journals. It also has Digital Library (e-Resources), Technical Section and Learning Resource Centre.
Available in 06 blocks for both boys and girls separately.
Events & Festivals
Infinity – The Annual Technical Symposium Festival of the college organised by the CSE department comprises events like paper, poster and project presentation.
Aakruthi – The Annual Technical Symposium Festival organised by the ECE department of the college comprises events like coding challenge, robotics, short film contest, technical & business quiz, paper and project presentation.
Mecharena – The Annual Technical Symposium Festival organised by the ME department of the college comprises events like poster, quiz, paper and project presentation.
37th Ranked by Outlook, 2013
15th Ranked by CSR-GHRDC Engineering Colleges Survey 2011
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