About the City of Hyderabad

Hyderabad is the capital of southern India's Telangana state. Hyderabad is often dubbed as the pearl city of India famous for pearls and biriyani - a delicacy made of long grain aromatic rice.  Once known for its pearl and diamond trading centres, today the city steered its stature to one of the eminent financial and information technology hubs in India.  It is not only visited for the popular architectures like the charminar and the golkanada fort or for the Ramoji film city but today it is often frequented by corporate travelers as well.  The city of Hyderabad hosts many of the prestigious research and development laboratories like, DMRL, DLRL, NFC, ECIL and it is also a hub of pharma industry in India.  The city is cosmopolitan in nature with many cultural people living in Hyderabad.  Well known academic institutes like, IIT, IIIT, central university, state universities and many deemed universities make the city an educational hub.