Marathwada identifies one of the six regions in Maharashtra state of India. It is made up of Aurangabad and Nanded sub division. Aurangabad District is a head quarter of Aurangabad Division and Nanded District is a head quarter of Nanded Division. The world heritage sites of Ajanta and Ellora caves are located near Aurangabad. Marathwada is referred to as the land of Saints.
There has been accelerated industrial growth in Marathwada in the past few years and many key players have started major projects in this region.