Updated On - November 6th 2017
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore is a state university which was established in 1982 under the provision of the Bharathiar University Act, 1981. The university was re-accredited at the ‘A’ Grade level by NAAC.
Bharathiar University offers PG & Research courses in various subjects through its 13 schools and 33 study departments. In addition to over 200 Bharathiar University’s Affiliated Colleges and constituent colleges, the university also recognizes several private and government research centers across India.
Bharathiar University Admissions are based on the marks secured by the aspirants in their qualifying examinations or the entrance tests conducted by the university or on the basis of TANCET/CMAT scores for admission in some programs.
Bharathiar University Highlights
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Bharathiar University Departments
The university operates through 13 schools which are School of Life sciences, Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Management, Commerce, Chemical Sciences, Computer Science and Engineering, Educational Studies, Physical sciences, Economics, Mathematics & Statistics, Social Sciences, Tamil & other Indian Languages and English & other Foreign Languages.
School of Management comprises Department of Management and Entrepreneur Development. The admission to the management program is done on the basis of TANCET/CMAT scores.
School of Commerce comprises Department of Commerce. Selection is done on the basis of performance in the entrance examination/qualifying degree merit.
Bharathiar University Courses Offered
The university offers admission to PG and Research program in the fields of Commerce, Computer Application, Social work, Education, Physical Education, Human Resource Management, Mass Communication. Admissions are made through two different modes i.e. either on the basis of entrance test or through direct admission on the basis of marks secured in the qualifying examination. Programs offered by the university are examined below:
The university offers admission to M.Sc, M.P.Ed, M.Com and MA in various disciplines. Selection is done on the basis of performance in the entrance examination/qualifying degree merit. In addition to various postgraduate programs, the university also offers MBA program on the basis of candidate’s performance in TANCET/CMAT whereas, in case of MCA admission, students must pass the university entrance test.
Doctoral Programs (MPhil and PhD):
The university conducts a Common Entrance Test (CET) for admission to the research programs. Selection of the applicants is done on the basis of their performance in the entrance test followed by an interview round.Read more about the courses offered- Bharathiar University Courses and Fees
Bharathiar University Distance Education
Bharathiar University Distance Education offers undergraduate as well as postgraduate programs through distance education. Selection is done on a direct, merit-oriented basis, with the performance in the qualifying degree/examination being taken into consideration.
Bharathiar University Placements
The university has an excellent placement record. An exclusive placement wing in the School of Management caters to the requirements of the students and offers them with attractive compensation packages. Some of the companies which are registered with the university are Infosys, ITC, Mahindra Holiday, Reliance, Coffee Day and Gillette etc.
Read more about the placements offered- Bharathiar University Placements
Bharathiar University Scholarships
- Government of Tamil Nadu post matric Scholarships (BC-MBC student/scholar candidates)- They should have secured minimum 75% of attendance in the previous year of study. Annual income of parents should be below INR 1, 00,000
- Higher Educational Special Loan Scholarship (SC-ST Converted Christian students)- Candidates should be staying in the university hostel. Annual income of the parents should be below INR 50, 000.
- Government of Indian Scholarship (SC-ST Converted Christian Adi-Dravidar students)- Candidates should have secured minimum 75% of attendance in the previous year of study. Annual income of parents should be below INR 1, 00, 000 for SC and for ST candidates with an annual income below INR 1, 08,000.