Top 5 Best Schools in Hyderabad! 

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In Southern India, Hyderabad is regarded highly when it comes to education as there are three central universities, six state universities and three deemed universities in Hyderabad. Indeed there are some of the best schools in Hyderabad too. In addition to this, this city also has 2 out of the fourteen AACSB-accredited business schools in India – ICFAI Business School Hyderabad and Indian School of Business

Coming to the early phase of a student’s education journey, there are many popular schools in Hyderabad that focus on delivering quality-driven education through a well-balanced curriculum of academics and extracurricular activities. This ensures the holistic development of the student which further sets them up for success in their future. 

Are you looking for some of the best schools in Hyderabad? If the answer is yes, then this blog will help you greatly with all the required information and important details. Keep on reading further to know more! 

List of the Best Schools in Hyderabad 

The best schools in Hyderabad provide students with a top-notch education and possibilities for overall growth. Hyderabad schools have today risen to the top of the list of the nation’s best schools because of their excellent academics and top-notch extracurricular offerings. 

We have discussed some of the best schools in Hyderabad and important details related to them below. 

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Nasr Schools for Girls and Boys 

Nasr Schools for Girls and Boys 
Image Source: School Square
Founded 1965
School Address  6-2-905, Khairatabad, Lane
Opposite ICICI Bank, Hyderabad, Telangana 500004
Board Various Boards
Type  Private 


Established in 1965, Nasr School is a private school which is run by the Nasr Education Society. Founded by Begum Anees Khan along with Begum Najamuddin Khan and Mrs Raees Khan, this school completed its legacy of 100 years in 2015. 


The school has 4 branches to accommodate different students – Gachibowli and Somajiguda for pre-primary students, Gachibowli for boys and Khairatabad for girls. It is a co-educational school till 10th standard as it offers classes from Nursery to Class 10 to both boys and girls. After this, girls are allowed to continue their classes 11th and 12th from the school while boys have to transfer to another school. 

Alumni & Student Diversity 

The most notable alumnus of Nasr School is Sania Mirza and Dia Mirza. Currently, there are around 8,000 students studying at Nasr School. 

Jubilee Hills Public School 

Jubilee Hills Public School 
Credit – Jubilee Hills Public School 
Founded  1986
Board CBSE
Type  Co-educational, Private School
Fees 29,000 per year
Phone No.  +91-40-23548584/ 23607797
Address  Block III, Rd Number 71, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500033

History and Infrastructure 

Established in 1986 and promoted by Jubilee Hills Education Society, Jubilee Hills Public School was initially started with just one classroom. Surprisingly, it has now about a total of 100 classrooms where around 2100 students are studying from pre-primary to class 12. 


Students of Jubilee Hills Public School from primary and secondary standards,  have time and again delivered amazing results adding to the reputation of the school. For a continued period of 21 years, Jubilee Hills Public School has delivered 100 per cent results, distinctions and first divisions. It has a campus size of 6 acres and offers various facilities like gaming, Wi-Fi, etc. 

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St. Ann’s High School Hyderabad 

St. Ann’s High School Hyderabad 
Credit – St. Ann’s High School 
Founded 1871
Board Telangana State Board
Type  Girls only 
Fees Upto 11,500/ annum
Phone no.  +91 40 27801854
Address 12-5-3/1, Tarnaka Main Rd, Doctor ZMES Society,
Vijayapuri Colony, Mettuguda, Secunderabad, Telangana 500017


The main aim behind establishing St. Ann’s High School was to provide education to poor and needy students. In later years, it was split into two parts – a school and an orphanage. The school offers classes from Kindergarten to 12th standard. Up until 1966, both boys and girls were enrolled in St. Ann’s High School but in the following years, it became an all-girls school. 

Alumni and Activities

Diana Hayden, Shanta Sinha and Rakesh Sharma are notable alumni of this school. The school offers various activities to students like Throwball, Tennis, Basketball, Baseball, Cricket, Kho-Kho, Kabbadi, etc. 

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Vidyaranya High School 

Vidyaranya High School
Credit – Yayskool
Founded 1961
Board ICSE
Type Private
Address Door No 5-9-20, Opp.Telangana Secretariat, Saifabad,
Khairatabad, Hyderabad, Telangana 500063 
Phone no.  +91-40-2323 5146 / 7789


Established in 1961, Vidyaranya School was founded by Shanta Rameshwar Rao. The ideology of the school is based on the teachings of Jiddu Krishnamurti. At Vidyaranya School, up until 8th class, students don’t have to sit for examinations. 


The school is affiliated with the ICSE board and the language used for teaching is English. Vidyaranya School places a lot of importance on Indian languages, Indian culture and music, Indian history and literature in addition to English literature, Western music (singing), multicultural activities, student plays, crafts and sports. Dia Mirza and Jr. NTR are notable alumni of Vidyaranya School. 

Delhi Public School Hyderabad 

Delhi Public School Hyderabad 
Credit – Yayskool 
Founded 2002
Board CBSE
Type  Private
Current Principal  Ms Geetha Vishwanathan
Fees Upto 1.31 lacs/annum 
Address Survey No 74, Khajaguda Village, Chitrapuri Colony, Post, Hyderabad, Telangana 500104
Phone no.  040 29806765/66


DPS Hyderabad is part of the popular chain of DPS schools and they are quite popular not just in India but globally too. The first DPS school was established in 1949, in New Delhi. DPS Hyderabad on the other hand, was established in the year 2002. 

Campus and Achievements 

DPS Hyderabad has a beautiful campus of 6.5 acres and has quite a reputation for offering quality-driven education. In 2019, DPS Hyderabad was awarded the Top National Curriculum School In West Zone-Hyderabad Award to recognise its efforts and in 2018, it also received the School Excellence Award.

Curriculum and Activities 

 It offers classes from Nursery to 12th standard and is affiliated with CBSE. The Co-Curricular activities at DPS Hyderabad include various events, special assemblies and educational trips every year. 


Q1. What is the most expensive school in Hyderabad?

A. In Hyderabad, Oakridge International School is regarded as the most expensive school. The annual fees of Oakridge International School begin at INR 5 Lakh and can go up to INR 10 Lakh. 

Q2. Is Hyderabad good for education?

A. Being on the path of becoming the IT hub of India, Hyderabad has taken steps towards improving the quality of education in order to ensure that children get plenty of opportunities. 

Q3. What is the fee of Gurukul School Hyderabad?

A. The fee of day schooling at Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul is INR 70,000 per annum whereas in the case of boarding school, the fee is around INR 1.9 Lakh per annum. 

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