Tamil University

Tamil University Ranking

country rank: 509
world rank: 9540

University Overview

Tamil University ranking, established in 1981, is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the rural setting of Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu (population range of 250,000-499,999). Tamil University ranking (TU) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 500-999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. Tamil University (TU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Indian higher-education school, which is 39 years old, has a selective admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. With an admittance rate of 90-100 percent, this Indian higher education school is the least selective in the country. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. TU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Tamil University Ranking

University Identity

Name Tamil University
Acronym TU
Founded 1981
Motto Whatever you think, think it in a big way

University Location

Address Vakai Valakam, Trichy Road Thanjavur 613 010 Tamil Nadu India
Tel +91 (4362) 227 413
Fax +91 (4362) 226 159

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
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 (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
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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

Social Media


Tamil University's Facebook page for social networking









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