Kakatiya University is situated in the city of Warangal, Telangana-506009. This University was established to fulfil the higher education needs of the people of Telangana. As Warangal was the seat of the Kakatiya rulers, this University was named after them and came to be known as Kakatiya University. Initially, the University was established as a PG Centre of Warangal in 1968 under the aegis of Osmania university with only four Departments, viz. Telugu, English, Chemistry, and Mathematics. From the past recent years, there has been an exciting development in the University. Various research activities are taking place in the University, which carries out the projects sponsored by various funding agencies. Kakatiya University believes in transforming the University into a Centre of excellence, ensuring quality, access, equity, and values. The mission of the University is to acquire dominant heights in the field of Knowledge dissemination, Innovation, Cutting-edge Research, and Competency building with Extension activities with Holistic approach for various social needs. Situated on a land of 640 acres, the University has seven colleges in the campus, with a nexus of 529 affiliated colleges and 18 affiliated colleges. The University also consists of a vast library with a rich collection of about 1, 54,000 books.