Assumes charge

K.Venu Gopal Reddy took charge as the Head, Department of Physics, University College of Science, Osmania University. Currently he is also the Director of Central Facilities for Research and Development (CFRD) OU.

Skill Development programme

The Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad, is conducting a “Technology Skill Development Programme on PHP and MY SQL from July 18 to August 3. The programme is open to all graduates and post graduates. Last date for registration is July 16. Details on 90007-79009.

Distance education

B. R. Ambedkar Open University organised a two-day seminar on “ICT and Future of Distance Education: Opportunities and Challenges”. P. Prakash, Vice-Chancellor, BRAOU explained the challenges ahead given the growing importance to distance education and how they can be turned into opportunities.

Meet on Deccan History

Osmania University Department of History helda seminar on ‘Interpreting Deccan History’ to bring into focus existing works on Deccan History and suggest scope to carry further research.