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    age > 80 years

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  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Library

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Good place for average students

By Vimal Prakash (Class of 2016) , 6 months ago
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This is one of the first university started during British era. It had world class facilities and dedicated staffs. The good thing about this university is that it still has old libraries and ancient read more

Good college if not the best, Mechanical labs are very good

By Ravi Ranjan (Class of 2015) , 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Labs are good, lab instructors are friendly, classroom are clean, faculty are much friendly with student, fees is very less when I was there, it is just 62000 p.a. Placement for mechanical is not good read more

Awesome.Nice place to study and learn.

By Gainam Reammei (Class of 2018) , 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Nice faculty. Awesome campus, helpful teachers, disciplined environment, neat and clean surrounding. Dynamic infrastructure and building. Strict and perfect rules and regulations. Its the best place f read more

Annamalai University . i think this is best for do any course with open side

By Rajan Kumar (Class of 2018) , 8 months, 3 weeks ago
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This is a good institute where we can complete syllabus, taking distance course. Because there are many facilities and branches what students like is they can get in easily and the fee is also lesser read more

Very good university and great faculty members!

By Kunal Chaurasia (Class of 2015) , 8 months, 3 weeks ago
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Overall I experience good thing in my college, I am very thankful to those faculty members who helps me. The faculty members and environment of the college are very good, it gives more opportunities t read more

More about Annamalai University

Annamalai University is established in 1929 is the only unitary, residential, multi-faculty University in the State of Tamil Nadu with 10 Faculties and 49 Departments of Study. The University, for the past 87 years, has crossed noteworthy milestones in the process of contributing to the cause of promoting higher education among the people for whom it would have remained a distant dream. The NAAC has accredited the University with ‘A’ Grade in 2014, which is a recent feather added to its cap. The syllabus is dynamic and constantly revamped to keep pace with the rapid developments. 

A central library caters to the quest for knowledge of thousands of students of varied disciplines along with Medical Facilities for Students Teaching & Non-teaching Staff. Many facilities for Sports And Cultural Activity makes this university an ideal university.Registered alumni associations exist and contribute generously to the growth of their alma mater.

This university has all modern amenities in its 900-acre campus and students are provided with fulfilling career opportunities. The University's main objective is to teach its students the skills and make them gain knowledge through which they can contribute to solving big issues.

 Following Faculties exist in the University:

  • Arts
  • Science
  • Marine Sciences
  • Indian Languages
  • Engineering & Technology
  • Education 
  • Fine Arts
  • Agriculture
  • Medicine

Available College Facilities

Annamalai University is one of Asia's largest public residential universities located in Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, India. The university is spread across 1,500 acres (6.1 km2) in Chidambaram and offers courses of higher education in science, engineering, humanities, agriculture, and arts. It is credited with the largest enrolment in India and is well equipped with computers and other infrastructure, separate teaching faculty and administration, study centers, and computer training centers to serve its students.

 It was the first institution in India to offer postgraduate degree programmes in Applied Psychology, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Bioinformatics and Law through distance education. The Directorate of Distance Education also offers programmes in Fashion Design, Textile Design, Interior Design, Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Retail Management, Twinning, Health Science, a Commonwealth Youth Programme, Yoga, Music, Fire and Safety, Pharmaceutical and Taxation. The Directorate introduced a B.Ed. Programme through distance education in 2008-09 with the approval of National Council for Teacher Education, New Delhi.


Annamalai University is a residential University. 

Adequte Hostel Accomodation is available in the following Hostels:

1) Diamond Juble Hostel

2) Kurinji Illam

3) Golden Jublee Hostel

4) International Students Hostel

5) KRM Hostel

6) Kaveri Hostel

7) Mullai Hostel


Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines

Facilities like PG Hi-tech Classrooms are available.

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids

There are 2 Laboratories present in the University:

1) Instrumentation Laboratory

2) Analytical Laboratory 


Number of laboratories : 2 (Instrumentation Lab and Analytical Lab

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs

The Library has spacious carpet area with 1250 books, regular subscription of National and International journals in Agronomy and two desktop computers with internet facility.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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