Kakatiya University, Warangal

Kakatiya University
కాకతీయ విశ్వవిద్యాలయం
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MottoMarching Towards Academic Excellence
Established19th August, 1976
Administrative staff

Registrar:Prof. K. Purushotham[1]

Dean, College Development Council:Prof.Ch.RajeshamDean, Academic Audit Cell:Prof.T.Ramesh
LocationWarangal, Telangana, India18°1′41.08″N 79°33′6.89″E / 18.0280778°N 79.5519139°E / 18.0280778; 79.5519139
WebsiteKakatiya University website

Kakatiya University is a public university located in Warangal in the Indian state of Telangana. It is reaccredited with "A" Grade by NAAC, Bangalore on 12th September, 2017. The university offers about 120 programs at undergraduate and postgraduate levels in the faculties of arts, science, commerce and business management, social sciences, education, engineering and pharmaceutical sciences with constituent and affiliated colleges spread over four districts of Telangana. The faculties include 248 teaching staff and 622 non-teaching staff.


The university has a network of eleven constituent colleges with twenty-eight departments. During 2011-2012, enrollment of students for under-graduate programs was around 90,000 in the 2004-2005 school year, according to the university's own website, while it was 8,000 for post-graduate courses. About 850 research scholars are registered for PhD programs in different departments.

For the first time in Telangana, postgraduate in-service science courses for teachers and government employees, M.L.I.Sc and MCJ, diploma in mimicry, certificate course in communication skills in English, M.Sc. (Environmental Science), B.tech and M.Sc. (Psychology) have been made available.

The university also promotes individual and collective research by faculty and scholars.On '20th March'2018 ' UGC in a historic decision granted autonomy to 21 State universities and Kakatiya University is one of them.

Vice Chancellors[edit]

SNo.Name of VCTenure fromTenure to
1K. Venkata Ramiah20 Aug 197619 Aug 1979
2Jafar Nizam20 Aug 197919 Aug 1982
3T. Vasudev20 Aug 198218 Aug 1988
4Jafar Nizam26 Oct 198825 Oct 1991
5K. Jayashankar11 Dec 199109 Dec 1995
6Y. Vaikuntham21 Jan 199519 Jan 1998
7Vidyavati06 May 199805 May 2001
8Chandrakant Kokate10 Jan 200127 Sep 2004
9V. Gopal Reddy11 Oct 200410 Oct 2007
10N. Linga Murthy12 Nov 200710 Dec 2010
11B. Venkat Rathnam18 May 201117 May 2014
12R. Sayanna25 July 2016


  1. ^ "Faculty Details Registar". Kakatiya University. Retrieved 30 May 2018.