Nethra Vidyalaya Degree College is situated amidst lush green, peaceful and inspiring location at JIVA campus in Hyderabad, India. Run by administration and staff who are passionate about enabling the students to be independent, skillful, technically capable and ultimately happily productive contributors to the world despite their impairment, the college is a haven for degree college students who are enthusiastic but are economically backward and blind.
The Nethra Vidyalaya Degree College was established on the 5th July 2010 upon the request and enthusiasm of the outgoing students from Nethra Junior College.
The College, affiliated to the Osmania University, offers B.A and B.Com courses. B.A has History, Political Science and Economics courses. B.Com includes Information technology, C, C++ languages as well.
Netra Vidyalaya is the only English medium Educational Institution in India for Visually Challenged students wanting to pursue a degree. The outgoing students have secured jobs in various streams such as banking, telecom, teaching, navy, gazetted positions, and in collector offices
- Free boarding, food, education, books, clothes, study material, and healthcare
- Laptop to every student
- Students study, write and give the examinations on laptops with JAWS software
- Special instructor for Braille teaching
- Additional Braille study material
- Games and sports – students participate in national and international sports meet.
- Extracurricular activities like music (Vocal & Instrumental), rangoli
- Pratasmaraneeyam (Morning prayers), pravachanalu (discourses and lectures on spirituality, life skills and soft-skills) and Yoga
- Dedicated and experienced staff take genuine care of the students