School of Medical Sciences

About the School

The School of Medical Sciences was established with a mission to “Promote, Nurture and Achieve excellence” in frontier areas of Medical and Health Sciences by offering novel teaching and research programs. The School collaborates with the School of Life Sciences, School of Management Studies, School of Social Sciences, School of Economics, SN School of Communication and Performing Arts, and Centres of the University involved in Health Sciences research. The School has access to State of the art research infrastructural facilities of the Schools and Centres of the University. The School of Medical Sciences has several Adjunct, Joint and Visiting Faculty from the University and other Institutes who actively participate in the multi-disciplinary teaching and research programs. Centre for Health Psychology (CHP) and Centre for Neural and Cognitive Sciences (CNCS) – prime and flagship centres for the focus areas that they drive are also part of the School.

– Prof. Prakash Babu, Dean-in-charge
prakash@uohyd.ac.in; deanmd@uohyd.ernet.in

“The School has established academic and research partnership with reputed Institutes recognised by the University like Indian Institute of Public Health/ Public Health Foundation of India, and several state and central government hospitals. The School has also established memorandum of understandings (MoU) with University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, Public Health Foundation of India/Indian Institute of Public Health, Hyderabad and George Institute for Global Health, Linnaeus University for academic and research activities.

The school has been able to receive support from various grants from funding agencies like ICMR, Erasmus Plus grant (OCULUS) by European Union, UKIERI under UGC grant, UPE 2 grant and from Department of biotechnology, G.O.I.


The school is well equipped with:

  1. Biomedical Research
  2. Vision Research
  3. Ageing & Health Lab
  4. Computer Lab

Find us at

School of Medical Sciences
University of Hyderabad
Central University PO
Prof. C R Rao Road, Gachibowli
Hyderabad – 500 046,
Telangana, India