Tamil Nadu lies in the southern part of India. Some of the India’s premier institutions
affiliating with Central, State, Deemed and Private Universities in Tamil Nadu are
situated across the State of Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu is home to a large number of Institutes of National Importance covering
diverse disciplines of study. Besides these institutes of national importance there
are also central Universities in Tamil Nadu
The Central Universities in Tamil Nadu
The various Central Universities in Tamil Nadu offer 5 Postgraduate programs in
both physical and Life Sciences including Mathematics. The university also offers
Postgraduate and Doctoral degrees in English Literature and language. Besides an
institution dedicated to the study of Economics is affiliated with this university.
The university also offers Master’s program in Classical Dance.
Among the Central Universities in Tamil Nadu is the Nations Law University. All
the law colleges of Tamil Nadu are affiliated with it. Besides both LLB and LLM
courses, it also offers a unique course which is the integrated B.Ed.- LL.B course
There are a many other area of study under and research programs offered by the
Central university which include:
- Brackish Water Aquaculture
- The Central Leather Research Institute
- Institute of Crop Processing Technology
- International School of Textiles & Management
- A Rural Institute
- Institute of Handloom Technology
State Universities in Tamil Nadu
There are about 21 State Universities Tamil Nadu dedicated to various fields of
study and besides others, the list includes
- The University for Engineering and technology with all the Engineering and technology
colleges in the state affiliating it.
- Law University with all the Law colleges imparting education in related subjects
in the state affiliating it.
- Medical University with all the Medical colleges imparting education in related
subjects in the state affiliating it.
- Separate Universities in Tamil Nadu for Agriculture, Horticulture, Fisheries and
Veterinary and Animal Sciences University
- Specialized Physical Education and Sports University
- Teachers Education University