The Dr. Abdul Haq Urdu University has been established by an Act of State Legislature Government of Andhra Pradesh (Act No. 13 of 2016, published 7th May 2016). The Act was amended as Act No 35/2018.
It is an Act to establish and incorporate a university at the state level mainly to promote and develop Urdu language.
To impart vocational and technical education in Urdu medium through campus based teaching and distance education modes.
To provide for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.
The Dr. Abdul Haq Urdu University (AHUUK), one of the major institutions of higher education in Andhra Pradesh is largely devoted to post graduate studies and is widely known for its excellence in Research and its distinguished faculty. The University has with Departments and Centre’s organized in 5 Schools of study. The state Government has allocated 144 Acres of land for the permanent site of the Dr. Abdul Haq Urdu University at Orvakal on Kurnool – Nandyal highway (NH-40).
Scholarships are grant-in-aid to a student who wants to pursue education at Dr. Abdul Haq Urdu University (AHUU), Kurnool