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Tamil University, Thanjavur: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Eligibility, Placements 

Last updated on August 31st, 2021 by Arunima Sethi

The Tamil University was established at Thanjavur, by the Government of Tamil Nadu in 1981 under the provision of Tamil University Act No. 9 of 1982. In 1992, the university offered M.Phil and Ph.D. programs in various disciplines. Later, the university also introduced PG courses in humanities and sciences.

The university offers various PG programs such as M.Phil, M.A., M.Sc., PG Diploma, and Ph.D. programs in both full-time and part-time mode.

Tamil University: Quick Facts

  • Many Research Projects on Tamil language and culture funded by various international, national, and state organizations such as UGU, CSIR, ICHR, ASI, INSA, ICSSR, NISTADS, CICT, Ford Foundation, and CIIL, in addition to the support from the Government of Tamil Nadu, have been completed.
  • Several aspects of the Tamil language, literature, culture, art and architecture, fine arts have been researched by the faculty of the university.
  • Many important archaeological sites such as Vallam, Periyapattinam, Kodumanal, Tandikkudy, and Nagapattinam have been excavated by the University

Tamil University: Ranking

Ranking System Rank
India Today Ranking #3
NIRF 2020 (Tamil Nadu) #1

Tamil University: Courses

Some of the courses offered by the university are mentioned below along with their duration, eligibility, fee details, and selection criteria.

Program Program Details Selection Basis
Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)
  • Fees: 10,000 per annum
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed graduation with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized university/college.
Merit-Based/ Entrance Exam
Master of Arts (M.A)
  • Fee Structure: INR 8,850
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed graduation in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized university/college.
  • Specializations: Tamil, History, Tamil Literature, Art and Culture, Applied Linguistics, Temple Administration, Tourism and Philosophy, History and Archaeology, Tamilology, Folklore and Culture, Yoga, Music, Bharatnatyam, Applied Tamilology, Social Science, and History of Editing
Merit-Based
Master of Science (M.Sc)
  • Fee Structure: INR 10,850
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed graduation in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized university/college.
  • Specializations: Environmental Science, Geology, Computer Science, and Mathematics
Merit-Based or Entrance Examination
Master of Philosophy (M.Phil)
  • Fee structure: INR 7,800
  • Eligibility: Candidates must have passed their post-graduation with a minimum of 60% marks from any recognized university/college.
  • Specializations: Tamil Literature, Tourism, and Hotel Management, Computer Science and Engineering, Ancient Indian History Culture and Archaeology, Music and Applied Linguistics.
Merit-Based or Entrance Examination
Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Fee Structure: INR 25,700
  • Eligibility: Candidate must have passed graduation in the relevant discipline with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from any recognized university/college.
  • Specializations: Tamil, Environmental Science, History and Archaeology, Music, Humanities and Social Science, Linguistics, Art History and Appreciation, Computer Science.
Entrance Examination
Diploma
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Fee Structure: INR 1,000
  • Eligibility: 10+2
  • Specializations: Saiva Siddhantham, Yoga, Performing Arts, and Computer Applications
Merit-Based
Postgraduate Diploma
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Fee Structure: INR 5,000
  • Eligibility: Graduation
  • Specializations: Herbal Biotechnology, Environmental Management, Siddha Drug Standardization and Translation
Merit-Based or Entrance Examination
Post Diploma
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Eligibility: Diploma
  • Specializations: Play Creation and Agarathiyiyial
Merit-Based

Tamil University: Placements

Tamil University has a Placement and Career Counselling Cell that helps students to have exposure to jobs that are available and guides the students.

Average Placing rate: 10,000 students were placed (last year)

Average Salary Offered: 25,000 per month

Average Stipend offered at an internship: 10,000 per month

Students of the second year of the Integrated M.Sc course are doing internships during the summer breaks and winter breaks. They mostly get internships from INSA.

Tamil University: FAQs

Ques. Will I earn academic credit if I enroll in any of these programs at Tamil University?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. Students enrolling for ICT Enabled Programs earn academic credit and are graded in the same way as other students of the University. The University maintains parity for students irrespective of the medium of teaching.

Ques. Do I need to pay for individual mark statements and the provisional certificate?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. The student has to pay the prescribed fee along with the examination fee to receive his/her individual mark sheet and the provisional certificate. The same is included as part of the fees for the final examination. The details shall be provided on the exam application form.

Ques. Does Tamil University offer a Ph.D. in part-time mode?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans: Yes, Tamil University offers Ph.D. and M.Phil both the programs in part-time and full-time mode. Interested candidates can apply by visiting the official website.

Ques. Are all the Programs for Graduation and Post-Graduation available in the online format at Tamil University?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans. Not every program is available online. The University has planned to launch several programs in the ICT Enabled Programs format very soon. This shall depend upon the interest of the students in particular programs. You may want to submit your request if the program you desire does not feature in the available list of programs.

Ques: What is the admission procedure at the Tamil University?

Last updated on July 27th, 2021

Ans: the admission procedure is inline. The students have to apply through the college’s official website.
Applicants need to submit the application form, certificate of admission, application fees, last qualification marks, and certification.