Sunday, May 19, 2024


Prof. KRISHNA RAO THUMMA was born in Hyderabad Telangana State, India,He received his Master's degree in PhilosophyandM.Phil and also a Doctorate degree from the Osmania University. He started his career in the Department of Philosophy, Osmania University as Lecturer in 1992, promoted as Associated Professor in 2002 and became Professor in 2009 and continues to hold this position.

He Worked as the Convener for proposed All India Vice-Chancellors' Conference of the prestigious OU Centenary Celebrations and Convener for Vice-Chancellors' Conference, OU Centenary Celebrations &Association of Indian Universities, (AIU), New Delhi ,Serving as Principal, University College of Arts & Social Sciences, and also In-charge Registrar, Osmania University.


M.A.(Philosophy), M.Phil., Ph.D.
Mahatma Gandhi University
Nalgonda Dist.

Served as the Member of the prestigious TS-SET, OU,Served as Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to the Vice-Chancellor, Osmania University, Hyderabad, Telangana State, Served as the Director, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Research CentreOsmania University.

Served as Dean, Faculty of Arts & Humanities, Osmania University, Hyderabad 30-8-2021 to 31-1-202.

Serving as Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Palamuru University, Mahabubnagar. He served as a Professor, Head, Dept. of Philosophy,Chairperson, Board of Studies PhilosophyUniversity College of Arts and Social Sciences , Osmania University and is a member on various boards and committees of the University.

Prof. KRISHNA RAO THUMMAhas over thirty years of teaching, research and administrative experience. He has published many research papers in various International and National Journals and Conferences. He guided many Ph.D. Scholars in the field ofwestern and Indian Philosophyamong them four scholars were Awarded Ph.D. Degree and six research scholars were submitted their theses

He also held several administrative positions- Director, PG Admissions Osmania University.