Madurai Kamaraj University is one of the oldest universities in the country covering four districts of Madurai, Virudhunagar, Dindugal, and Theni for its regular academic program. The name of this State University was also named after the historic city of Madurai. It is a statutory University-owned and funded by the Government of Tamil Nadu with the recognition of University Grants Commission.
It has 20 Schools, 77 Departments, 14 centers, 98 Affiliated Colleges working under it. Also, it has 15 approved Institutions. The university provides excellent academic curriculum and research facility for its students. The university has also been awarded the status of University with Potential for Excellence by UGC.
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Madurai Kamaraj University Highlights
NAAC ‘A’ Grade Accredited
Govt. of Tamilnadu
Number of Schools
Palkalai Nagar Madurai Tamil Nadu, India
Madurai Kamaraj University Courses
Madurai Kamaraj University provides undergraduate, postgraduate, professional, research, job-oriented, certificate, diploma, higher diploma and PG diploma courses in multiple departments.
The university offers 44 postgraduate, 40 M.Phil, 57 Ph.D. Programs, and 17 Diploma / P.G. Diploma / Certificate courses through 77 departments. Currently, a total of 4650 UG/PG students and research scholars are on the roll. In addition to imparting essential quality education through regular mode, MKU also offers 23 UG, 21 PG, 44 PG Diploma, 21diploma, and 10 certificate programs under the Directorate of Distance Education through its various academic centers located in India as well as overseas.
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Madurai Kamaraj University PG Admission
The university offers various PG programs such as MA, M.Sc, M.Com, MBA, and MCA on the basis of marks scored by the candidate in the university entrance examination. Candidates seeking admission to PG courses should fill the online application form available on the university website and send it along with the registration fee and relevant certificates within the stipulated time.
Madurai Kamaraj University M.Phil Admission
MKU offers M.Phil. program in 41 specializations to candidates who possess the relevant postgraduate degree from a recognized university. Admission to the M.Phil. Program is done on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in the university entrance examination. Those seeking admission can register themselves by filling and submitting duly filled-in applications available at the official university website along with the required processing fee.
Madurai Kamaraj University Ph.D. Admission
The university offers the Ph.D. course in various disciplines of Science and Social Science under UGC Non-NET fellowship scheme. Final selection of the candidates will be done based on marks secured in the university entrance examination and interview. Students who possess M.Phil degree can appear directly for the interview conducted by their respective research department. Those seeking admission can download the application form from the official university website and submit it along with the processing fee.
Madurai Kamaraj University MBA Admission
In addition to PG and Research programs, MKU also offers five-year integrated programs viz. BBA-MBA and B.Tech-M.Tech on the basis of marks scored by the candidate in HSC (10+2) examination. Candidates who satisfy the eligibility criterion can register themselves by filling the application form available at the official university website and submitting it along with the registration fee.
The following links describe the different admissions process according to courses:
Madurai Kamaraj University Result
The university follows the semester system for all its courses viz. Odd and Even semester. End semester examinations are generally conducted in December/ January for the odd semester and in the month of May/ June for even semesters. Results for the same are usually uploaded on the official university website within a month from the examinations.
Candidates can check their semester results for regular courses offered by MKU from the official university website by following the given steps:
- To begin with, students should log on to the official university website and hold the cursor over “Examinations” tab
- In the drop-down list, a candidate should click on the “Results” link
- In the next page, the candidate should select the desired link from UG and PG results
- Next, candidates will be asked to enter their registration number and click on “Get Result” button
- Subsequently, the candidate’s result instantly displayed on the screen which they can download and take a print out of it for future reference
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Madurai Kamaraj University DDE Results
The Directorate of Distance Education, Madurai Kamaraj University announces the result for its distance learning courses on the official university website. Candidates can check their result by following steps:
- To begin with, students should log on to the official university website and hover the cursor over “Examinations” tab
- In the drop-down list, a candidate should click on “Exam Results” link
- In the next step, candidates will be required to enter the “Register Number” and click the “Submit” button
- Subsequently, the candidate’s result instantly displayed on the screen which they can download and take a print out of it for future reference.
Madurai Kamaraj University Facilities
The Central Library of the university has over 3,00,839 books, 114 Print Periodicals, National & International e-Journals. The library is well equipped with high speed one GBPS internet connection, INFONET center. It has also smart classrooms that are enhanced by ICT enabled teaching and learning system.
The university has five Men's Hostels and three Women's Hostels of its own. The students of Post Graduate programs, M.Phil program and Research Scholars of University can avail the hostel facility here. The hostels are fully cleaned with all modern amenities and facilities.