Tamil University

country rank  452
world rank  8071

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University Overview

Founded in 1981, Tamil University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small city of Thanjavur (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Tamil Nadu. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Tamil University (TU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Tamil University (TU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 38 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this Indian higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name तमिल विश्वविद्यालय
Acronym TU
Founded 1981
Motto Whatever you think, think it in a big way

University Location

Address Vakai Valakam, Trichy Road
Thanjavur (population range: 250,000-499,999)
613 010 Tamil Nadu
India
T +91 (4362) 227 413
F +91 (4362) 226 159

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office The Tamil University
Thanjavur 613 010
+91 (4362) 227 413

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff under-50
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

University Grants Commission, India


Year of first Accreditation

1984


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
  • National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE)

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
  • Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

Academic Structure

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Social Media

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LinkedIn

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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019