The Vision of the Institute is to generate and disseminate knowledge through a harmonious blending of Science, Engineering and Technology. To serve the society by developing a modern technology in students' heightened intellectual, cultural, ethical and humane sensitivities, fostering a scientific temper and promoting professional and technological expertise.
The University College of Engineering (UCE) has the distinction of being the oldest and the biggest in Telangana. Established in the year 1929, eleven years after the formation of Osmania University, it was the 6th Engineering College to be established in the whole of British India. The College moved to its present permanent building in the year 1947. Today it is the biggest among the campus colleges of Osmania University. The Golden Jubilee of the College was celebrated in 1979, the Diamond Jubilee in 1989 and the Platinum Jubilee in 2004. The College was made autonomous in 1994. The College offers four-year engineering degree courses leading to the award of Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communications Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. The College also offers courses leading to Master of Computer Applications, Master of Science by Research and also Ph.D., in the various branches of Engineering.
1. Among engineering colleges in India, UCE was ranked 23 by Outlook India in 2017. It was ranked 80 among engineering colleges by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2018.
2. The University has a Health Centre located near the Arts College which caters to the needs of student and staff of Osmania University.
3. The University College of Engineering has created a model facility in the name of Students Activities Centre in the premises of the College adjacent to Sports Complex. This is a kind of facility normally provided in IITs .