Six academicians from the University of Hyderabad figured in the list of 113 academics selected by the University Grants Commission (UGC) for Raman Post-Doctoral Fellowship in the United States.

Selected ones

They include Insaf Ahmed Qureshi, Department of Bio-technology; Irfan Ahmed Ghazi, Department of Plant Sciences; Radheshyam Maurya, Department of Animal Science; Tushar Jana, School of Chemistry; Rosina Nasir and Ajailiu Niumai, School of Social Sciences.

The fellowship is tenable in the USA for the year 2013 under India-US 21st Century Knowledge Initiative.