Annamalai University Admission 2017

Established in the year 1929 by The Annamalai University Act, 1928 (Tamil Nadu Act 1 of 1929), the Annamalai University is one of the largest unitary, teaching and residential universities in the country. Based at Annamalai Nagar, Tamil Nadu, the university is accredited with ‘A’ Grade by NAAC. Also, the university has been ranked 92nd in India and 20th in Tamil Nadu in the overall category of the National Institutional Ranking frame work India Ranking 2017 under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. This is the only multi-faculty university in the state of Tamil Nadu with 10 faculties and 49 departments of study.

The university offers admission to undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, PhD, M. Phil and certificate programmes in the field of Agriculture, Engineering, Fine Arts, Medical, Pharmacy, Education, Arts, Commerce, Marine Sciences, Sports Sciences, Fisheries Sciences and Indian Languages. Admissions to various courses at the university are done on the basis of the marks scored in the qualifying examinations and a merit list is prepared by ranking all candidates who have applied for admission to the university. The university offers reservation to Backward Class (BC), Denotified Communities (DNC), Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Caste Arunthathiyar (SCA) and Schedule Tribe (ST) candidates. Tamil Nadu native candidates alone will be considered for communal reservations. Also, the university provides reservation to orthopedically differently abled persons, hearing impaired and visually impaired candidates.

Annamalai University Admission Schedule:

For Undergraduate Courses:

S. No.

Course

Last Date to Apply

AGRICULTURE STREAM

1

B.Sc. – Agriculture

June 14, 2017

2

B.Sc. – Agriculture (Self Supporting)

June 14, 2017

3

B.Sc. – Horticulture

June 14, 2017

ENGINEERING STREAM

4

B.E.

May 31, 2017

5

B.E. (Lateral)

June 14, 2017

6

B.E. (Part Time)

June 30, 2017

7

B.Voc.

June 30, 2017

FINE ARTS STREAM

8

B.F.A (Music)

Admissions are open

9

B.F.A (Dance)

Admissions are open

10

Isaikalaimani

Admissions are open

11

Isaiselvamani

Admissions are open

12

Natiyakalaimani

Admissions are open

13

Thevara Isaikalamani

Admissions are open

MEDICAL STREAM

14

B.Sc. Nursing

June 14, 2017

15

B.P.T

June 14, 2017

16

B.O.T

June 14, 2017

PHARMACY STREAM

17

B.Pharm.

June 14, 2017

18

B.Pharm. (Lateral)

June 14, 2017

OTHER UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMMES

19

B.P.E.S.

June 14, 2017

20

B.F.Sc

June 14, 2017

 

 
For Postgraduate Courses:

S. No.

Course

Last Date to Apply

AGRICULTURE STREAM

1

M.Sc. – Agriculture

June 14, 2017

2

M.Sc. – Agri Business

June 14, 2017

3

M.Sc. – Horticulture

June 14, 2017

ENGINEERING STREAM

4

M.E./ M.Tech

June 30, 2017

FINE ARTS STREAM

5

M.F.A (Music)

Admissions are open

6

M.F.A (Dance)

Admissions are open

MEDICAL STREAM

7

M.Sc. Nursing

Admissions are open

8

M.P.T

Admissions are open

PHARMACY STREAM

9

Pharm.D – Six Years

June 14, 2017

10

Pharm.D – Post Baccalaureate

June 14, 2017

 

M.Pharm.

June 30, 2017

OTHER POSTGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMMES

11

P.G. Degree Programmes

August 16, 2017

12

Five Year Integrated P.G. Programmes

August 16, 2017

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

13

B.Ed. Degree Programme

August 16, 2017

14

M.Ed. Degree Programme

August 16, 2017

 
For M.Phil. Degree Programmes:

FACULTY OF ARTS/ SCIENCE/ MARINE SCIENCES/ INDIAN LANGUAGES/ EDUCATION/ FINE ARTS

M.Phil. Degree Programmes

August 16, 2017

 
For Ph.D. Degree Programmes:

FACULTY OF ARTS/ SCIENCE/ MARINE SCIENCES/ INDIAN LANGUAGES/ EDUCATION/ ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY/ FINE ARTS/ AGRICULTURE/ MEDICINE/ DENTISTRY

Ph.D Degree Programmes

August 16, 2017

 

Annamalai University Undergraduate Admission

Annamalai University offers admission to various undergraduate programmes like B.Sc. Agriculture, Bachelor of Engineering, B.F.A Music, B.O.T, B.P.T, etc. Admission to undergraduate programmes is done on the basis of marks scored in Class XII examinations in relevant subjects. Candidates qualifying the minimum eligibility criteria are ranked on the basis of their marks and a merit list is prepared. The candidates featuring in the merit list are called for counseling and admission on the basis of their rank in the merit list. Candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria mentioned below need to register on the official website of the university. The application form needs to be submitted online and the duly filled-in application form has to be sent to The Registrar of the university along with a Demand Draft drawn in favour of The Registrar.

S. No.

Course Name

Eligibility

Admission Criteria

 

AGRICULTURE STREAM

 

 

1

B.Sc. – Agriculture

A pass in the Higher Secondary Course (HSC) Academic stream or vocational stream or its equivalent qualifying exam with 10+2 years of schooling with minimum average percentage:
Open Competition: 55% aggregate marks of all four required subjects

Backward Class and Backward Class Muslim: 50% aggregate marks of all four required subjects

Most Backward Class & Denotified Communities: 45% aggregate marks of all four required subjects

Scheduled Caste & Scheduled Caste Arunthathiyar: A pass in qualifying exams with four required subjects

Scheduled Tribe: A pass in qualifying exams with four required subjects

Admission will be done on the basis of rank in the merit list prepared by the university on the basis of marks scored in qualifying exams

2

B.Sc. – Agriculture (Self Supporting)

3

B.Sc. – Horticulture

 

ENGINEERING STREAM

 

 

4

B.E.

Normalized marks scored in relevant subject in qualifying exam will be considered as minimum eligibility criteria

The marks scored in relevant subjects in qualifying examination will be normalized. The qualifying students will be merged in a common merit list and admission will be done on the basis of rank in the merit list

5

B.E. (Lateral)

A pass with prescribed minimum eligibility marks in any one of the diploma in appropriate branch of engineering of the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Tamil Nadu/ equivalent prescribed for the degree programmes

Admission on the basis of marks obtained in final year of qualifying exams and reduced to 100. A common merit list will be prepared using these marks and accordingly the applicants will be called for counseling

6

B.E. (Part Time)

Pass in diploma programme in Civil & Structural Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering/ Electronics & Communication Engineering/ Chemical Engineering/ Computer Science & Engineering

 

Minimum experience as on July 1, 2017: Two years after passing diploma course exam

 

The admission is restricted to those working or residing within a radius of 90 km from Annamalainagar.

Entrance examination and interview

7

B.Voc.

A pass in HSC (Academic)/ HSC (Vocational) from Tamil Nadu State Board or its equivalent thereto

Admission on the basis of overall percentage/ rank of marks secured in the qualifying exam

 

MEDICAL STREAM

 

 

8

B.Sc. Nursing

Should have passed Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology in the qualifying exam of the higher secondary course conducted by the Tamil Nadu State Board or any other equivalent board in a single sitting with minimum eligible marks

Admission will be done on the basis of rank in the merit list prepared by the university. Ranking will be made on merit on the basis of marks obtained by the eligible candidates in science subjects in qualifying exams reduced to be base of 200 marks

9

B.P.T

10

B.O.T

 

PHARMACY STREAM

 

 

11

B.Pharm.

Should have passed Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology or with Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Mathematics with any other subject in the qualifying exam of the higher secondary course conducted by the Tamil Nadu State Board or any other equivalent board in a single sitting with minimum eligible marks

Admission will be done on the basis of rank in the merit list prepared by the university. Ranking will be made on merit on the basis of marks obtained by the eligible candidates in science subjects in qualifying exams reduced to be base of 200 marks

12

B.Pharm. (Lateral)

Candidates should have obtained Diploma in Pharmacy with an aggregate of not less than 50% marks in first and second year D.Pharm exams from this university or any other university or board recognized as equivalent thereto by this university

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in the qualifying exam only

 

OTHER UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMMES

 

13

B.P.E.S.

Applicants should have passed the 10+2 exam with 10+2 pattern of the Government of Tamil Nadu or any other equivalent exam recognized by the Government of Tamil Nadu

Admission shall be made on the basis of ranking for a total of 100 marks. Candidates will be selected on a basis of merit

14

B.F.Sc

A pass in higher secondary course (10+2)/ CBSE/ any other exam recognized as equivalent thereto

Candidates will be selected on a basis of merit

 

 

Annamalai University Postgraduate Admission

The university offers various undergraduate programmes in education, engineering, medical, agriculture, fine arts, pharmacy, etc. Admission to postgraduate programmes like M.Sc. Nursing, M.Sc. Agriculture, M.Tech, M.Pharm, M.Com, M.A. etc. is done on the basis of minimum marks scored in the relevant subjects in qualifying examinations. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for admission to post graduate programmes at the university by filling the online application form and sending a copy of the same to The Registrar of the University along with a Demand Draft and required annexures. The downloaded application form with the DD should reach the university before the last date specified.

Admission Criteria and Eligibility Criteria for admission to various postgraduate programmes at Annamalai University are as follows:

S. No.

Course Name

Eligibility

Admission Criteria

AGRICULTURE STREAM

 

 

 

M.Sc. – Agriculture

Pass in Bachelor’s degree in relevant subjects

Entrance Test will be held for admission. Marks scored in the written test followed by an interview will be the qualifying criteria

 

M.B.A – Agri Business

 

M.Sc. – Horticulture

ENGINEERING STREAM

 

 

 

M.E./ M.Tech

Candidates should have passed a bachelor’s degree programme of this university or any other university as equivalent thereto by the university

Marks scored in an entrance exam followed by an interview will be the final criteria for admission

FINE ARTS STREAM

 

 

 

M.F.A (Music)

Candidates should have completed a bachelor’s degree in music OR any discipline with Higher Grade Certificate in Music OR 3-year certificate programme in music OR proficiency in music/ instruments/ training

On the basis of merit in qualifying exam

 

M.F.A (Dance)

Candidates should have passed B.F.A (Dance) Degree of any university or its equivalent OR any degree with proficiency in Dance OR Clearance at the Entrance Test conducted by the Department of Music

 

Age should not exceed 40 years as on 1st July of that admission year

On the basis of merit in qualifying exam

MEDICAL STREAM

 

 

 

M.Sc. Nursing

Candidate should be a registered Nurse and registered Midwife of Tamil Nadu Nurses and Midwives Council

 

Should have passed B.Sc. Nursing/ B.Sc. Hons. Nursing/ Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing with minimum of 55% aggregate marks

Selection of candidates to all programmes will be made on the basis of their performance in the entrance examination and an interview

 

M.P.T

Candidate must have acquired B.P.T degree of Annamalai University or degree of any other university recognized as equivalent thereto by this University

Selection of candidates to all programmes will be made on the basis of their performance in the entrance examination and an interview

PHARMACY STREAM

 

 

 

Pharm.D – Six Years

A pass in 10+2 examinations with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of – Mathematics or Biology or Botany and Zoology

A pass in Diploma in Pharmacy Course from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India, under section 12 of the Pharmacy Act

Any other qualification approved by the Pharmacy Council of India as equivalent to any of the above examinations

Selection will be based on marks obtained in qualifying exam only. Rank list will be prepared based on percentage of total marks obtained by the candidate in Higher Secondary course conducted by the Tamil Nadu State Board/ any other equivalent board 

 

Pharm.D – Post Baccalaureate

 

M.Pharm.

Candidates who have passed Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree Programme with not less than 50% marks, of this university or any other university recognized as equivalent thereto by this university

 

For SC/SCA/ST candidates the eligibility is a pass in the B.Pharm. Degree Programme

Entrance exam followed by an interview will be conducted for all eligible candidates

P.G. DEGREE PROGRAMMES

 

 

Master of Arts (M.A.)

A pass in Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) in relevant subject including the professional courses of this university or an exam of any other university accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in qualifying exam, besides an interview

 

Master of Business Applciations (M.B.A.)

The candidates must have undergone 10+2+3 pattern of study and under graduation in any discipline with a minimum of 50% marks in Part-III

Candidates will be selected based on their performance in their qualifying degree exam, entrance exam and interview. Date of entrance and interview will be announced later

 

Master of Commerce (M.Com.)

A pass in B.Com. or B.B.A. or B.A. Corporate Secretaryship or B.B.M. or B.Co-operation or B.A. (Co-operation) or B.A. (Bank Management) or MBA degree exam or any other exam accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto, with not less than 40% marks in main subjects

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in qualifying exam, besides an interview

 

M.Lib.I.Sc. (One Year)

A pass in Bachelor of Library and Information Science degree examination of this university or an examination of any other university accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in qualifying exam, besides an interview

 

M.Lib.I.Sc. (Two Years)

A pass in degree examination of this university or an examination of any other university accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in qualifying exam, besides an interview

 

Master of Computer Applications (M.C.A.)

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with mathematics as compulsory subject at plus 2 level

OR

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with mathematics or statistics as one of the subjects at the degree level

 

Candidate should have passed the qualifying degree exam with atleast 55% marks in Part-III

Candidates will be selected based on their performance in their qualifying degree exam, entrance exam and interview

 

M.Sc. Applied Psychology

A pass in Bachelor’s Degree in any subject including the professional courses of this university or an examination of any other university accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto

Candidates will be selected based on their performance in their qualifying degree exam, entrance exam and interview

 

M.Sc. Yoga

A candidates who has passed the Bachelor’s Degree in any subject including the professional courses of the university or an examination of any other university accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto

FIVE YEAR INTEGRATED P.G. PROGRAMMES

 

 

M.A. Programme


M.Lib.I.Sc.


M.R.S. Master of Rural Studies

A pass in H.Sc. (10+2 level) OR equivalent thereto

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in qualifying exam, besides an interview

 

M.Com.

A pass in H.Sc. (10+2 level) OR Equivalent thereto (Commerce and Accountancy Group only)

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in qualifying exam, besides an interview

 

M.Sc. Programmes

A pass in H.Sc. (10+2 level) or Equivalent thereto with a minimum aggregate of 40% marks in relevant subjects

Selection of candidates will be made on the basis of performance of candidates in qualifying exam, besides an interview

FACULTY OF EDUCATION

 

 

 

B.Ed. Degree Programme

Candidates should have undergone 10+2+3 (15) or 11+1+3 (15) pattern of study and passed qualifying exams conducted by respective State Board or CBSE or any other recognized Board of Education/ Examination and UG Degree Exam of the UGC Recognized Universities

Engineering and Technology candidates should have undergone 10+2+4 (16) pattern of study and passed qualifying examinations conducted by recognized universities

 

Candidates who have passed the UG or PG degree in Open University System without qualifying in 11 years SSLC examination and 1 year of Pre-University Course(PUC) exam or 10+2 pattern of School Education examination shall not be considered for admission

Candidates will be selected on the basis of marks secured in qualifying UG/PG degree examination

 

Candidates will be called for counseling in other of their rank. Based on the rank and rule of reservations, allotment will be made

 

M.Ed. Degree Programme

 

Annamalai University Application Process

The eligible candidates who wish to take admission in an undergraduate or postgraduate programme at the Annamalai University need to register for application online on the official website of the university.

  • Visit www.annamalaiuniversity.ac.in/adm and select the course they wish to apply for.
  • Click on the prospectus link and download the same. Read all the information and instructions before proceeding to fill the application form. If you are a new applicant enter through the NEW APPLICANT link.
  • Enter the mandatory information like details about qualifying exam (10th or 12th or Diploma), your name, date of birth, mobile number, aadhar number, nativity, community, email id, password. Submit the form after filling the mandatory details.
  • The next step after registering is logging through the username and password by clicking on the REGISTERED APPLICANT link.
  • Download two copies of the dully-filled in the application form. Send the downloaded application form with necessary enclosures and a Demand Draft to:

                     THE REGISTRAR

                     ANNAMALAI UNIVERSITY

                     ANNAMALAI NAGAR

                    CHIDAMBARAM

                    CUDDALORE DISTRICT

                    TAMIL NADU

                     PIN – 608 002

  • The DD should be drawn in favour of “The Registrar, Annamalai University” payable at Chennai.

Annamalai University Admission Process

Admission to undergraduate and postgraduates programmes offered by the university is done on the basis of marks scored in Class XII examinations in relevant subjects. Candidates qualifying the minimum eligibility criteria are ranked on the basis of their marks and a merit list is prepared. Thus the merit list is used for calling candidates for counselling and admission to the university.

Available College Facilities

Annamalai University is well equipped with facilities to suit the needs of the students. Some of them are:

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Sports Centre 
  • Yoga Centre
  • Hostel 
  • Auditorium 
  • Guest House 

Hostel

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
Classroom

Facilities like PG Hi-tech Classrooms are available.

Facilities available in Classroom

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

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
Sports

The university has a volleyball, tennis and basket court, gym and an indoor stadium.

Library

The Library has a built-in area of about 36,000 sq.ft. with about 4,63,000books and includes all the modern amenities. 

Facilities available in Library

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

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