IIT Hyderabad is one among the 2nd generation of IITs started by the Govt. of India. Today IITH offers 10 B.Tech programs (including Artificial Intelligence), 16 M.Tech programs, 3 M.Sc programs, 5 M.Phil programs, 1 M.Des program and Ph.D. programs in all branches of engineering, science, liberal arts and design. The very foundation of IIT Hyderabad is based on research and innovation. The vibrant research culture is evident from the number of patents and publications that IITH has. IITH in the past couple of years has been highly successful in building tie-ups with leading academic institutions around the globe. IITH enjoys a very special relationship with Japanese Universities and Industries that goes beyond academic and research collaborations. In fact, some of the iconic buildings in IITH campus will carry the signature of Japanese architecture. IITH is creating a unique holistic educational ecosystem that offers interactive learning, a highly, flexible academic structure, cutting-edge research, strong industry collaboration, and entrepreneurship. It is providing an environment wherein students and faculty are not afraid to translate their dreams into realities. IITH faculty members are currently involved in a large number of research projects which require an interdisciplinary approach such as Affordable housing for all, innovative constructional materials, Nano Science and Technology, Next-gen Communication Systems, Digital Manufacturing, Energy and Environment, Sustainable Development, High performance and Multifunctional materials, Smart mobility, Health Care, Gene editing, Cyber Security, Cyber-Physical Systems, Combustion and Propulsion, Industry 4.0 and Digital Fabrication, 5G and IoT.