Periyar Maniammai University (PMU) is one of the pioneering institutions of higher education. It is also known as Periyar Maniammai Institute of Science and Technology. It is origin from Periyar Maniammai College of Technology for Women. It is dedicated to facilitate balanced and effectual information in the fields like Engineering, Management, Architecture, Science, Liberal Arts and Science. It is located on a land area of 216 acres, which once were barren and dry with scarce population in rural area.
About Periyar Maniammai University:
The Periyar Maniammai Educational and Charitable Society, Chennai
UGC and AICTE, New Delhi
National Accreditation Association Council (NAAC)
Deemed to be
Located at Periyar Nagar, Vallam, Dist - Thanjavur Tamil Nadu
Nearest Metropolitan City
10 km from Thanjavur and 60 km from Tiruchirapalli
The University is not only strong in academic background but also has excellent facilities which attract students from all over the country. Some of them are:
The Arjun Singh library, Central Library is housed at the Knowledge Centre of PMU. It has covered three floors and has impressive collection of journals and books. Full library is air-conditioned and has separate reading rooms for faculty & students.
There are total of four hostels - three of them Annai Nagammaiyar, Swarna & Vittobai Renganathan hostel are for women & they can house around 2000 women students & the Chakravarthi hostel for men can accommodate 600 students. All the Hostels are built within the campus in calm & clean environment, best for learning & living.