Joy University, Tirunelveli Tamil Nadu was established in the year 2019 as Private University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. Joy University is approved by the reputed UGC, and is accredited by NAAC and NBA. Management of Joy University, Tirunelveli is working under Dr. S. A. Joy Raja (Chancellor).
About Joy University, Tirunelveli
Selvam Educational and Charitable Trust, Vadakangulam has established Joy University under Tamil Nadu Pvt. University Act, in the year 2019. This university was established with the objective of providing students with skills and knowledge with proper training and academic approach and it is approved by UGC.
The vision of JU is to nurture and create an academic platform that provides quality education to students along with an innovative and friendly environment.
The mission of JU is to become a premier educational hub that offers the knowledge of teamwork, ethics, and compassion to young minds along with ethical values.
This private university runs multiple schools under its supervision, namely:
School of Agricultural Sciences
School of Design
School of Law
School of Nursing & Pharmacy
School of Computational Intelligence
School of Arts & Natural Sciences
School of Life & Health Sciences
School of Entrepreneurship & Management
Joy University Admissions
Interested national and international students can be a part of this institute but before applying, the candidate needs to fulfill the admission eligibility criteria. To learn about these criteria, the students can visit the website of the institute. Apart from the criteria, the institute organises its own entrance exam known as Joy University Admission Test (JOYAT). Every student needs to score valid marks in JOYAT to qualify for the entrance except for students who score 80% or above marks in JEE, GATE, or any other national-level exam.
Students who are applying for admission need to open the web page of the university >>> Go to the “Apply Now” box present on the Home page, the form for admissions will appear on the display >>> Enter the data in the form >>> Click on “Apply Now”.
* For any details and information, the student can connect to the institute by clicking on the “Contact Us” box.
Joy University Scholarships
Financial assistance is provided to the students to motivate and facilitate the students. The scholarships are provided based on various factors and criteria. Refer to the table below for the details of the same.
Amount of Fee Concession (tuition fee)
Rank 1 – 5000 in JEE
District Topper in 10+2 (from Tamil Nadu State board)
First rank at the State level in 10+2
90% or above marks in CUET (UG)
Rank between 50001 – 100000
Percentage between 81 to 90 in CUET (UG)
Rank between 100001 – 200000
Percentage between 71 to 80
90% or above in +2 (PCM / PCB)
National or international level
State or zonal level
ST / SC students
Students with a family income of less than 3 lakh per annum
Differently Abled Scholarship
Physically disabled students and students with hearing or speech disabilities
North East Scholarship
Passed 10+2 from North East State Board
Jammu & Kashmir Scholarship
+2 from J&K state
Joy University at a Glance
Joy University, Tirunelveli
UG/ PG/ Doctorate/ M.Phil
Dr. S. A. Joy Raja
Alaganeri, College Rd,
Vaddakkankulam - 627116,
Tamil Nadu, India
The institute provides excellent placement benefits to the students and provides a platform to interact and engage with corporate companies and organisations. Wipro, IBM, Infosys, HCL Tech, Capgemini, Larsen & Toubro, TVS, Hyundai, Tech Mahindra, Havells, etc. are some renowned companies that visit JU with the purpose of recruitment.
Located at Raja Nagar Alaganeri, Tamil Nadu, the campus and infrastructure of the institute are up-to-date and modern. The institute offers multiple amenities and facilities that create a healthy, student-friendly, and positive environment for learners. The institute has multiple student clubs which ultimately organise multiple curricular and co-curricular activities. Amenities like Library, Hostels, Sports, Transportation, etc. are present on the campus to facilitate the students and to make the institute a better learning and growing place.