Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU) is a public university with 18 schools, 72 departments and 109 affiliated colleges. Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU) has 24 autonomous colleges, 14 aided colleges, 33 self-financing colleges, 18 approved institutions, 4 evening colleges, 6 constituent colleges and one University College. Courses offered by MKU include 41 postgraduate and 35 M.Phil programmes, along with 17 Diploma / P.G. Diploma / Certificate courses in the various departments. In addition to it, 66 UG and 45 PG courses are offered in the affiliated Colleges.
In addition to regular programs, the university also offers distance learning courses through MKU Directorate of Distance Education. The university offers several distance UG & PG courses along with 21 Diploma, 44 PG Diploma, and 10 Certification programs in various departments such as Art, Science and Management courses.
The university offers M. Phil. programme in the following specializations:
|Tamil||Economics||Geography||English Language Studies||Physical Education|
|History||Linguistics||Sociology||Political Science||Library & Info. Sci.|
|French||Malayalam||Education||Saiva Siddantha Philosophy||Computer Application|
|English||Sanskrit||Mathematics||Communication Studies||Nanoscience & Technology|
|Telugu||Kannada||Physics||Comparative Religion||Materials Science|
|Folklore||Art History||Biotechnology||Environmental Sciences||Commerce|
- Only candidates with the relevant postgraduate degree are eligible to apply for M.Phil programme.
- Admission to the above-mentioned programmes is through marks secured by the candidates in the university entrance examination only. Check MKU Admission
- Those seeking admission can register themselves by filling and submitting duly filled-in applications available at the official university website.
- Candidate must attach the required processing fee and necessary enclosures along with completed applications. The university conducts the placement activities for students. Companies like IBM, TCS & Cognizant participate in MKU Placement activity programs.