Established in 1971, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Coimbatore (population range: 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Tamil Nadu. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Tirupur. Officially accredited/recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) is a small (enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 45 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Indian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. TNAU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.