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Principal's Desk...

About Principal

PRASHANTA ATHMA is a Professor at the Department Commerce, Osmania University with 28 years of teaching experience. She took charge as Principal on May 2, 2017. She is a National Merit Scholarship holder and also a JRF. She has published 64 Research Articles, undertaken 3 Minor Research Projects, organised several workshops, authored 14 text books for UG and PG Courses, 8 PhDs are awarded and 9 research scholars are pursuing their PhD under her guidance.


She has been conferred “Best Faculty Award” by the Institute of Practical Accountancy. She is the recipient of a gold medal and a silver medal from the Indian Commerce Association (Professional Body) for the best papers presented at the All India Commerce Conferences; her papers were adjudged as the best papers by the Indian Accounting Association (Professional Body) at the All India Accounting Conferences; recipient of Best Paper Award (Cash Award) at a National Seminar by the Dept. of Finance, ICBM-School of Business Excellence, Hyderabad; delivered audio video modules for BA (Hons.) for UGC sponsored TV Channel.

From the Principal's Desk...

Best wishes to all the aspirants!

I appreciate the interest shown by you to be a part of this prominent educational institution in Hyderabad which is committed to the cause of Women Education and Women Empowerment, a vision and mission of our institution.

NINETY THREE years of unparalleled service in empowering women is indeed an achievement. We, at UCW, always strive to excel in performance and it is in this endeavour, designed various courses and programs to meet the growing needs of the industry and the society.

UCW is a Constituent College of Osmania University, an institution of high repute with global presence celebrating the 100 years. UCW with Autonomous and College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) Status granted by UGC, offers both Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses in the Faculties of Arts, Social Sciences, Sciences, Commerce and Management. It has 25 Academic Departments supported by several facilities like Cyber Centre, well equipped Labs, Botanical Garden with a Green House, sprawling Sports Grounds, Placement Cell, and Central Library. Qualified Faculty with Ph.D., JRF, NET, SET take up quality research and consultancy. The campus is spread on a sprawling 42 acre land with a historic monument of great aesthetic and architectural importance of British legacy in India which provides an ambience of grandeur.


Students have an opportunity to participate in various Curricular, Co-curricular, Sports, Cultural and Social Service Activities and exhibit their talents. Various Literary and Cultural Clubs, NSS & NCC provide an opportunity to our students to develop a holistic approach towards education.


Foreign Students on the campus make a significant contribution to the personality of the institution by fostering intercultural interactions. Knowledge is Power and it is gained when shared.


I am confident that with each passing year, the College will rise to new heights of excellence and move ahead to provide women with power of Knowledge, Character and Confidence.


Our Alumni have done well in all spheres of life at both national and international levels and brought name and fame for themselves as well as to their Alma Mater. The Institute takes pride in their achievements.


Be the ‘Pearl’ in the ocean of wisdom. When your commitment is deeper than the Sea and ambition is higher than the Sky … then your future will be brighter than the Sun.


HAPPY LEARNING