Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore Tamilnadu is established in the year 2002 as State University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. Thiruvalluvar University is having Affiliation with reputed UGC. Management of Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore is working under Prof. Dr. THAMARAI SELVI SOMASUNDARAM (Vice Chancellor).
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Thiruvalluvar University got establishment in the year 2002 under the Thiruvalluvar University Act, 2002. The act was passed by the Tamil Nadu Government on 16th October 2002 to establish the institute with the motive to empower the society with high education. Currently, the University is in Vellore Fort which is a fort in Vellore Town. The overall circumference of the fort is around 2600 meters.
The Thiruvalluvar University was once the Post Graduation Extension Center, Madras University, which operated at the fort campus, Vellore. The University has got its name from the greatest Tamil poets Thiruvalluvar.
The University has a vision of delivering knowledge with the mission of empowerment through higher education for achieving the goals of:
Arousing the sense of Social Awareness
Encouraging Reciprocal Growth
Creating a Stimulant Environment
Fostering Integrated Development
Providing Quality Education through Teaching, Research, and Extension – Outreach
The University offers postgraduate (coursework) as well as Ph.D. (research coursework) in the field of chemistry, biotechnology, economics, English, mathematics, zoology, and Tamil. The courses that Thiruvalluvar Institute of Distance Education (TIDE) offers are a computer application, science commerce, business administration, and arts. The University and its affiliated colleges, conduct semester/non-semester examinations for undergraduate and postgraduate degree students. Apart from the academics and research sections, this township offers central as well as other facilities.
Thiruvalluvar University was brought into existence by the Tamil Nadu Government at Vellore. The University got inaugurated on 16th October 2002 by the respected Chief Minister Selvi Dr. J. Jayalalithaa. The University campus covers a large area of 113 acres in Serkkadu which is close to Vallimalai. In India, there is a requirement of such an educational institution that can fulfill the need of the community belonging to the different region. The University was formed keeping in mind the requirement of the people.
Further, the global objective to bring the University in existence was to give a sacred place to the students for learning with complete concentration. For grooming the students with research and development programs, the institute provided excellent facilities for both scholars and students. By deeply associating with the principles of Saint Thiruvalluvar, the University works on bringing out a complete individual who can take the country to the pinnacle of success in the future. The University has the vision to create a motivating aura and maker students aware of their social responsibilities. It also aims to make women empowered and self-reliant so they can work for the growth of the country.
Affiliated Colleges of Thiruvalluvar University
• DKM College for Women (Autonomous), Vellore
• Adhiparasakthi College Of Arts And Science, Kalavai
• Marudhar Kesari Jain College for Women, Vaniyambadit
• Indo-American College, Cheyyar
• Sacred Heart College, Tirupattur
• Priyadarshini Engineering College, Vellore
• Teavana Ammal College for Women, Viluppuram
• Government Arts College, Cuddalore
• Sanghamam College of Arts And Science, Viluppuram
• Bharathi Women's Arts And Science College, Kaalakurugchi