• The Four types of universities in India.
  • Central universities, State universities, Deemed university, Private universities

UNIVERSITIES IN Tamilnadu

Tamilnadu Universities are recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), which draws its power from the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.

State Universities of Tamilnadu

  • Alagappa University, Karaikudi
  • Anna University Chennai
  • Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar
  • Bharathiar University, Coimbatore
  • Bharathidasan University, Trichy
  • Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai
  • Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli
  • Mother Teresa Women's University, Kodaikanal
  • Periyar University, Salem
  • Tamil University, Thanjavur
  • Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore
  • Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University, Chennai
  • The Tamil Nadu Dr. M. G. R. Medical University, Chennai
  • Tamil Nadu Fisheries University, Nagapattinam
  • Tamil Nadu Horticulture University, Coimbatore
  • Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai
  • Tamil Nadu Physical Education and Sports University, Chennai
  • Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University, Chennai
  • Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai
  • Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore
  • University of Madras, Chennai

Deemed Universities of Tamilnadu

  • AMET University, Chennai
  • Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Coimbatore
  • Avinashilingam University Coimbatore
  • Bharat University Chennai
  • B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology Vandalur
  • Chennai Mathematical Institute Chennai
  • Chettinad University Chennai
  • Gandhigram Rural Institute Dindigul
  • Hindustan University Chennai
  • Kalasalingam University Krishnankoil
  • Karpagam University Coimbatore
  • Karunya University Coimbatore
  • Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute Chennai
  • Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research Chennai
  • Noorul Islam University Thuckalay
  • Periyar Maniammai University Thanjavur
  • Prist University thanjavur
  • Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University - Coimbatore Campus Coimbatore
  • Sathyabama University Chennai
  • Saveetha University Chennai
  • Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy Thanjavur
  • SRM University Chennai
  • Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya Kanchipuram
  • Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute Chennai
  • St. Peter's Institute of Higher Education and Research Avadi
  • Vels University Chennai
  • Vel Tech Dr.RR & Dr.SR Technical University Avadi
  • Vinayaka Mission's Research Foundation, Deemed University Salem
  • VIT University Vellore

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