Annamalai University

Annamalai University Ranking

country rank: 75
world rank: 4270

University Overview

Annamalai University, founded in 1929, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the rural environment of Chidambaram (population range of 10,000-49,999 people), Tamil Nadu. Annamalai University (AU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. In a variety of fields of study, Annamalai University (AU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 91-year-old Indian higher-education school has a rigorous admissions process based on previous academic performance and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. AU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Annamalai University Ranking

University Identity

Name Annamalai University
Acronym AU
Founded 1929
Motto With courage and faith

University Location

Address PO Annamalainagar Chidambaram 608 002 Tamil Nadu India
Tel +91 (4144) 238 259
Fax +91 (4144) 238 080

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

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 Not reported
Admission Office The Registrar, Annamalai University Annamalainagar 608 002 (4144) 238 259

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
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
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU)

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