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By Indra Singh (Class of 2018) , 6 months ago
For : K.S.R. College of Arts & Science (Autonomous)
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The college is has strict rules in the campus. The non-teaching staff is very polite. The teaching staff is not that friendly and strict. The college has a good atmosphere and is full of greenery. The read more

Thiruvalluvar Government Arts College Review

By Anonymous , 1 year ago
For : Thiruvalluvar Government Arts College, Rasipuram
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The college is located in Rasipuram. Good surrounding. Easy access to public transport. Good academic facilities. Hostels are well furnished. Campus crowd is good. Extracurricular activities are encou read more

Feeling great in this college

By Anonymous , 9 months, 1 week ago
For : Government Arts and Science College
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Great teaching, good academic programs. Good teachers with good teaching skills. College environment is good and full of trees. Many alumni from this college have achieved great heights. Nearly 300 st read more

About my college and department

By Bharathi Raja (Class of 2017) , 11 months, 1 week ago
For : Sengunthar Arts and Science College
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The staff here is friendly and knowledgeable. They take care of both academics and personalities of students. The college has an excellent infrastructure which helps me to study well on the campus. Th read more

More about Periyar University

The Periyar University was established by the Government of Tamil Nadu on 17th September 1997 as per the provisions of the Periyar University Act, 1997. Located at Salem, the university covers the districts of Salem, Dharmapuri, Namakkal and Krishnagiri. Periyar University has been named after the Great Social Reformer named E.V.Ramasamy, also called ‘Thanthai Periyar’. The university is approved by the University Grants Commission and accredited with ‘Agrade from NAAC.

Periyar University has been ranked 47th among the 722 universities in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, and secured 7th position among the 52 Universities in the state of Tamil Nadu. The University has 25 departments/schools which offers Post Graduate & Research Programmes at three levels, i.e., through its Departments of Study and Research, Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE) and the affiliated colleges. It has 81 affiliated colleges, 5 Constituent Colleges and one PG Extension Centre.

The programmes are offered in the following Schools/Departments:

• School of Mathematics

• School of Biosciences

• School of Business Studies

• School of Physical Sciences

• School of Languages

• School of Professional Studies

• School of Social Sciences

• School of Life Sciences

Admission to the respective courses is done on the basis of the qualifying exams and entrance test marks. Students seeking admission can apply by paying a demand draft/challan of Rs 300/- in favour of The Registrar, Periyar University, Salem – 11. Candidates from the SC/ST category are exempted from the payment of the Application/Registration fee for any one of the programmes.

Periyar University caters to the needs and welfare of the students through various schemes, clubs and societies like Youth Red Cross Society, Women’s Welfare Centre, Library system, National Service Scheme, Student Grievance Redressal Cell, etc. It also provides amenities like an Internet Centre, Bank, Post Office, Cafeteria, Hostel and avenues for Sports and Games.

Available College Facilities

The list of facilities available in this university are as follows,

  • Auditorium
  • Library
  • Sports
  • Medical
  • Hostel
  • Lab
  • Gym
  • Cafeteria
  • ATM
  • Bus Transportation
  • Postal Service


There is a separate facility of Hostels for Women's and Men's. 

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 available in Laboratory

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

The university has a amenities for indoor and outdoor games and sports. 


The Library includes over 78,580 volumes of text and reference books on various disciplines and subscribes 180 National and International journals and 13 leading Newspapers. 


Facilities available in Library

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

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