Student Welfare
Office of the Dean, International Relations
Office of the Dean, International Relations


Email: deanir.efly@gmail.com

Phone:  +91-40-27689696 or +91-40-27689445

The Dean, International Relations Powers and Functions

i. He/she shall assist the Vice Chancellor in developing collaboration with different national and international Universities/ Organisations through mutual agreements/ MoUs etc.

ii. He/she shall put up the draft agreements/ MoUs for approval of the Vice Chancellor so that the same could be signed by the Registrar, representing the University with the national/ international counter-parts.

iii. He/she shall monitor the execution of MoUs/ agreements signed by the University with different Universities and organizations and keep the Vice Chancellor informed about the same on regular basis.

iv. He/she shall assist the Vice Chancellor in planning and executing visits to different Universities/ organizations for negotiating and signing of agreements/ MoUs.

v. He/she shall assist the Vice Chancellor in developing collaboration with different national and international Universities/ Organisations through mutual agreements/ MoUs etc. for drawing foreign students to the University

vi. He/she shall be the Head of International Students’ Centre and facilitate the admission to courses of studies to be pursued by foreign students in different schools/ departments of the University:

  • 1. There shall be an International Students Centre which will be headed by the Dean.
  • 2. The Centre shall have adequate support staff and infrastructural facilities required for running the Centre.
  • 3. The Centre shall assist the Dean, Foreign Students for discharging aforesaid functions.

vii. He/she shall issue letters of admission to foreign student- applicants after verifying the documents satisfying the minimum eligibility conditions for admission to the programme that the applicant/ s wishes/ wish to pursue.

viii. If necessary, she/he shall advise the HOD/Dean/Programme- Coordinator to conduct diagnostic test for student/s admitted to the department/programmes concerned.

ix. With the help of a Hospitality Coordinator and staff of the International Students’ Centre he/she shall facilitate the registration with Foreign Relations Office (FRO), issuance of Visa/permission to stay and travel etc. in respect of the foreign students admitted to the University.

x. With a view to make the University more attractive to foreign students, he/she shall undertake/participate in promotional measures both in India and abroad if necessary, together with the participation of Vice Chancellor, Dean, Non-Formal Courses and Resources and Teachers of the University and/or other officials of the University, as may be necessary.

xi. If need be, she/he shall make arrangements for conducting remedial/bridge/ proficiency course/s in English for students who may be found deficient in English.

xii. With the help of Dean Hostels/ Guest House/Registrar she/he shall try to provide adequate hostel accommodation to foreign students to the extent possible and on terms and conditions to be approved by the Vice Chancellor on the recommendation of Dean, Foreign Students’ and Dean, Hostels and Guest House.

xiii. With the help of staff of International Students’ Centre and concerned Dean/HOD he/she shall monitor the progress of foreign students in studies.

xiv. With the help of DSW and other officials of the University she/he shall try to provide, opportunities to foreign students for enriching their cultural life.

xv. She/he shall actively interact with Indian missions abroad, MHRD, MEA, MHA and the UGC with a view to addressing the problems of foreign students, improving the conditions of foreign students in the University and achieving the goals of internationalization of Indian higher education.

xvi. She/he shall facilitate the student exchange with foreign universities through Inter-University MoU’s etc.

xvii. He/she shall carry out such other duties/tasks to be assigned to him/ her by the Vice Chancellor from time to time.

Prof. Ali Raza Moosvi

HYDERABAD - 500007