Pondicherry University Campuses

3 campus locations found for Pondicherry University

Port Blair Campus

Port Blair, Andaman & Nicobar Islands

  • Establishment Year 2000
  • Campus Type Urban

Karaikal Campus

Puducherry - Other, Tamil Nadu

  • Establishment Year 2007
  • Campus Type Urban

Community College Campus

Puducherry - Other, Puducherry / Pondicherry

  • Establishment Year 1995
  • Campus Type Urban

Available College Facilities

Established in the year 1985, Pondicherry University has 3 campuses other than the main university campus- the Karaikal Campus, Port Blair Campus and Community College Campus which is the first in Pondicherry to cater to the needs and demands of the local community and helps to enhance their skill development and their employability. It offers several job oriented courses including para medical courses with hands on training by expert medical team at hospitals. It was established with a mission which is- "Expansion, Excellence and Equity". This University has a sprawling scenic, serene and a very beautiful campus with a peaceful and a conducive environment for learning. The life in Pondicherry University is extremely congenial and entirely self contained and self sufficient with a Shopping Complex, Health Centre,  Bank,  Post  Office,  Gymnasiums, Sports facilities, etc. This University also has 92 affiliated colleges which offer Under Graduate and Post Graduate courses in the Faculty of Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering Technology, Fine Arts, Law, Management and Medicine.

It offers a lot of facilities to its students which are listed below-



Book Shop 

Transport Faclities



Computer Centre

Day Care Centre


Engineering Wing

Electrical Wing

Hostels and Dining

Health Centre

Placement Cell

Shopping Complex

Pre-Primary School

Post Office



There are Hostel facilities which are offered by Pondicherry University where there are separate hostel buildings for boys and girls with dining facility being made available to everybody. Presently, there are 17 hostels in the campus for the students where 11 are for the male students, 5 are for the female students/research scholars and 1 is for foreign students. The total capacity of these hostels is 1500 students where there is a Chief Warden and his team. Students are given preference on a first come-first serve basis.

  • Following is the list of special details of the campus hostels-
  • SC/ST students and all women students are exempted from payment of room rent
  • Differently-abled students are provided free accommodation and food
  • Two more hostels exclusively for research scholars - one for men and another for women shall be added shortly
  • Separate hostels for Men and Women are available at PG Centre, Karaikal
  • Limited hostel facilities are available at Port Blair Centre of the University

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

Pondicherry University has a large number of classrooms to accomodate its students and give them a conducive environment for learning. There are adequate number of desks and chairs for a comfortable learning experience and the conventional chalk and talk method is the most common here. 

Facilities available in Classroom

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

The Pondicherry university library is renowned for its disabled friendly modern infrastructure spread on a large area of 80,000 sq. ft. It is fully air-conditioned, WIFI enabled and there are services for the Visually Challenged among the proactive services with RFID technology and 24/7 remote access to a collection of 4.67 lakhs, of which print is 2.17 and 2.5 lakhs of e-resources (e-books, e-journals, e-databases, e-theses, Academic Online Videos, Video Talks etc.) This gives the students of Pondicherry University a huge opportunity to explore all the possible resources to have a better understanding of the course that they are studying in. This is not just limited to the normal students but the needs of the visually challenged students are also catered to. 

Facilities available in Library

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