Osmania Medical College was established in 1846 and is one of the oldest medical educational institutes in the world. Located in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, the college is presently affiliated to NTR University of Health Sciences, while it was previously affiliated to the Osmania University of Hyderabad. The college is also recognized by Medical Council of India.
Osmania Medical College Hyderabad is the only educational institution in India (and possibly the world), where every medical specialty has a separate training hospital. It is also the lone medical college in south India to offer a postgraduate course in Endocrinology. Initially, the college was called the Nizam’s Medical School in 1846. Later in 1920, the medical school was transformed into a medical college.