Thiruvalluvar University was established in October 2002 in the Vellore district of Tamil Nadu by the Government of Tamil Nadu. It was named after the great Tamil Saint poet Thiruvalluvar. The University offers PG, M.Phil/Ph.D. courses under seven University Teaching Departments. Currently, there are seven departments namely Tamil, English, Economics, Zoology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Bio-Technology and 124 colleges affiliated to the University. There are a total of 10 University Centres. Check out the page for Thiruvalluvar University.
This University aims to provide facilities for advancement in Research and dissemination of knowledge with a special focus on the economic and social upliftment of the marginalized who live in the four districts a viz Vellore, Thiruvannamalai, Villupuram and Cuddalore which are economically, socially, educationally and geographically backward districts. It is a member of the Association of Indian Universities (A.I.U.). Have a quick look at Thiruvalluvar University from the table mentioned below:
|Location||Serkadu, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Courses||UG & PG courses in Ayurveda, Homoeopathy & Unani disciplines|
Thiruvalluvar University Admission Process
Admission in Thiruvalluvar University is based on marks obtained in the qualifying examination and even in the entrance examination. Application forms are available online at the official website. Students have to fill and submit the application forms on or before the last date. For admission in M.Phil. courses, the selection is based on an equal weighting of the percentage of PG marks and entrance exams. After the submission of the application form and entrance exam, applicants will be called for counselling process.
Thiruvalluvar University Departments
There are seven University Teaching Departments offered in the University. These teaching departments offer Post Graduate, M.Phil and Ph.D. Courses. The list of these teaching departments and their courses is given below.
- Department of Biotechnology – The vision of this department is to be center excellence in Biotechnology research and training that will cater to the needed manpower in the area of Life Sciences.
- Department of Chemistry – This department offers PG and M.Phil courses in Chemistry.
- Department of English – This department offers PG and M.Phil courses in English.
- Department of Economics – This department offers PG & M.Phil. courses in Economics.
- Department of Mathematics – The Department of Mathematics was established in the year 2003-2004. Mathematics develops computational skills, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills.
- Department of Tamil – This department offers PG and M.Phil. courses in Tamil.
- Department of Zoology – The Department of Zoology was established in the year 1993 from madras university P.G. extension center Vellore.
|Name of the Department||Courses Offered|
|Department of Biotechnology||M.Sc. (Biotechnology) A Two year Postgraduate Degree|
M.Phil. (Biotechnology) One year Research Degree
Ph.D. A Research degree leading to Doctorate in the subject
|Department of Chemistry||Post Graduate Courses M.Sc. Chemistry|
M.Phil Courses Chemistry
|Department of English||Post Graduate Courses M.A. English|
M.Phil Courses English
|Department of Economics||Post Graduate Courses M.A. Economics|
M.Phil Courses Economics
|Department of Mathematics||Post Graduate Courses M.Sc. Mathematics|
M.Phil Courses Mathematics
|Department of Tamil||Post Graduate Courses M.A. Tamil|
M.Phil Courses Tamil
|Department of Zoology||Post Graduate Courses M.Sc. Zoology|
M.Phil Courses Zoology
Thiruvalluvar University Courses Offered
Thiruvalluvar University offers various PG and M.Phil. courses for the students under various teaching departments. The list of courses offered is given below in the table.
|Programme Name||Courses Offered|
|Post Graduate||M.A. ECONOMICS|
Thiruvalluvar University Syllabus
Thiruvalluvar University provides the syllabus for various courses for the academic year 2012-2019. Check out the syllabus from the link provided in the tables below.
Value Added Courses – Click Here to check the syllabus for value added courses.
|1.||M.Sc. Biotechnology||2012-2013||Click Here|
|2.||M.Sc. Biotechnology||2014-2015||Click Here|
|3.||M.Sc. Biotechnology||2018-2019||Click Here|
|4.||M.Phil., Biotechnology||2014-2015||Click Here|
|1.||M.Sc. Chemistry||2012-2013||Click Here|
|2.||M.Sc. Chemistry||2014-2015||Click Here|
|3.||M.Sc. Chemistry||2018-2019||Click Here|
|4.||M.Phil. Chemistry||2014-2015||Click Here|
|1.||M.A. English||2012-2013||Click Here|
|2.||M.A. English||2014-2015||Click Here|
|3.||M.A. English||2018-2019||Click Here|
|4.||M.Phil. English||2014-2015||Click Here|
|5.||M.Phil. English||2018-2019||Click Here|
|1.||M.A. Economics||2012-2013||Click Here|
|2.||M.A. Economics||2014-2015||Click Here|
|3.||M.A. Economics||2018-2019||Click Here|
|4.||M.Phil. Economics||2014-2015||Click Here|
|1.||M.Sc. Mathematics||2012-2013||Click Here|
|2.||M.Sc. Mathematics||2014-2015||Click Here|
|3.||M.Sc. Mathematics||2018-2019||Click Here|
|4.||M.Phil. Mathematics||2014-2015||Click Here|
|1.||M.A. Tamil||2012-2013||Click Here|
|2.||M.A. Tamil||2014-2015||Click Here|
|3.||M.A. Tamil||2018-2019||Click Here|
|4.||M.Phil. Tamil||2014-2015||Click Here|
|5.||M.Phil. Tamil||2018-2019||Click Here|
|1.||M.Sc. Zoology||2012-2013||Click Here|
|2.||M.Sc. Zoology||2014-2015||Click Here|
|3.||M.Sc. Zoology||2018-2019||Click Here|
|4.||M.Phil. Zoology||2014-2015||Click Here|
Thiruvalluvar University Fee Structure
The University provides the fee structure for the courses offered in the University main campus and also for Constituent and Affiliated Colleges of Thiruvalluvar University. The link for the same is provided below.
Ph.D Fee Structure – Click Here to check the fee structure for Ph.D. Course.
M.Phil Fee Structure – Click Here to check the fee structure for M.Phil Course.
University PG Fee Structure – Click Here to check the fee structure for University PG Course.
Constituent College Fee Structure – Click Here to check the fee structure for Constituent College Courses.
Affiliated colleges General Fee Structure – Click Here to check the fee structure for Affiliated Colleges Courses.
Thiruvalluvar University Affiliated Colleges
The University has various colleges affiliated with it. The list of these district-wise affiliated colleges is given below in the pdf.
Thiruvalluvar University Centres
There are ten centres in the University. The list of these centres is mentioned below:
- Centre for Planning and Development
- Centre for Admission, Affiliation
- Centre for Accreditation
- Centre for Academic Courses & Students Affairs
- Centre for Constituent Colleges
- Centre for Knowledge
- Centre for Research
- Centre for Legal Affairs
- Centre for Campus Development
- Centre for Outreach
Thiruvalluvar University Facilities
The University offers various facilities for the students. The list of these facilities is given below.
- Central Instrumentation Facility
- Cultural Club
- Post Office
- Disability Resource Center
Thiruvalluvar University Contact Details
Name: Thiruvalluvar University
Location: Serkadu, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India – 632 115
Phone No.: +(91)-416-2274755, 2274756, 2274747
Mobile No: 6384519121
Official Website: www.tvu.edu.in