Alumni of 97 years old Osmania University have distinguished themselves at the national and international levels. They have spread far and wide globally and done their Alma Mater proud by excelling themselves as academicians, administrators, scientists, scholars, entrepreneurs and technocrats. Several of them have reached heights of excellence in their respective fields and are significantly contributing to the socio-economic development of the nation and world at large.
The very mention of alumni brings before us the glorious past and distinctiveness of our University - that we are old, large and big. It conjures up vivid memories of yester years the nostalgia and rich heritage and traditions of the past, which shaped our University. Over the years we have crossed several milestones, made significant contributions to the advancement of knowledge and kept pace with the changing times and needs of new generations. We have transitioned from a traditional University and are now surging ahead to become a pace setter in the field of higher education with an international outlook and a global outreach.
Alumni are a part of these processes of continuity & change and tradition & modernity. The University seeks to institutionalize these bonds between alumni and alma mater through the Association into a life long relationship.
Osmania University has always considered its alumni as a source of strength, support and sustenance in its endeavors of scholarship, innovation and institution building in higher education. Osmania University Alumni Association (OUAA-NA) North America has been registered as a non-profit entity in order to fulfill the long felt need for a forum and the cherished desires of its alumni. A committee has been constituted to provide vision, guidance and coordinate the all-round activities of the Alumni Association.
we envisage the Alumni Association as partner in the progress of the University. This Association unfolds before us a series of opportunities to serve this great University and lend our cooperation in full measure in its success and sustenance.
We think of Alumni Association in helping all of us stay connected to our alma mater.
We visualize it in facilitating the fine tradition of give back (Alumni of IITs and American Universities are known for this).
The Association should support the University in pursuit of excellence.
The Association should seek to promote networking among alumni bodies / individuals and provide services to members.
We consider the Alumni Association as vital to the onward march of our University in the new millennium.
We are thinking of initiatives and strategies in fulfillment of the avowed objectives. This calls for strengthening of the Association.
Our focus is on increasing the participation, strengthening the resources and organizational framework, increasing the awareness and impact of the Alumni Association through well planned activities / approaches.
Involving More Alumni and Students (Prospective alumni) in the activities of the Association.
Creating a virtual Alumni Association through web based initiatives.
The University is willing to extend all possible cooperation for the success of this enterprise, which is a link between the past and the present and holds connectivity to the future. We appeal to all the alumni to enroll in the Association and strengthen the bonds with our alma mater.