The Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IIT Hyderabad, IITH) is a public university located in Medak district, Telangana.
IIT Hyderabad is one of the eight new Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India under the Institutes of Technology (Amendment) Act, 2011. IIT Hyderabad has 826 Undergraduate, 395 Masters and 474 Ph.D. students and is ranked 7 in the National Institutional Ranking Framework published by Ministry of Human Resource Development in April 2016.
Elan, the annual technical and cultural festival of IITH is usually held during spring. It includes workshops, lectures, demonstrations, technical exhibitions, cultural performances and live concerts. Competitive activities cover design events, programming, simulations and modeling, quizzes, debates, and applied engineering, robotics. Nvision is the inter-institute technical festival of IIT Hyderabad that organises a series of various technical workshops which attracts crowd from all over the country.