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  • Name : Prof. J. Appa Rao
  • Designation : Head of the Department
  • Phone : (O) 0891 - 284 4479 , 4478 , 4476 || (+91) 9491357890
  • Email : drraojarra@gmail.com

The Department of Telugu is one which was born with the establishment of Andhra University. But the 3 year honors courses were started in 1931. This department was endowed with good academic programme, that produced many eminent teachers and scholars. In 1958 in place of 3 years B.A. Honors, 4 year Honors was started. In 1960 M.A. Telugu course was started. With the services of these teachers the department has grown by heaps and bounds. The alumni of this department Prof. Bh.Krishna Murthy, Prof. Narayani Krishna Kumari, Prof. T.Donappa and Prof. K.Enock were appointed as Vice-Chancellor of various Universities. For every 3 years the syllabus is being changed to provide equipment to the students preparing for various competitive examinations like U.P.S.C., A.P.P.S.C., NET, SLET etc. The department produced an I.A.S.and many officers of the State Government.

Courses No. Of Seats Available
Ph.D. 48
M.Phil 14
M.A. 96
Short Term Diploma & Tamil 20(For non-telugu candidates)

Name Designation Qualification Specialization
Prof. G.Yohan Babu Professor &
Special Officer, AU Campus, VZM
M.A., Ph.D. Modern Lit. & Folk Drama
Prof. J. Appa Rao Professor &
Head of the Department
M.A., Ph.D. --