TNAU has released the Rank List for admission to the various UG courses on October 23, 2020. Earlier, the releasing date was October 15. Further, special reservation rank list will be issued on October 28. The students will be able to check the list through the official website. Check Here
|UG courses Registration||01 Aug - 05 Oct, 2020|
|TNAU Rank List (UG)||23 Oct, 2020|
|TNAU Special Reservation Rank List (UG)||28 Oct, 2020|
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) is an agricultural university located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India and was established in 1971. The university is recognized by UGC and functions in accordance with Tamil Nadu Directorate of Education.
In 1920, the college was affiliated to the University of Madras with the introduction of a three-year degree program. Till 1946, the Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore was the only institute for agricultural education for the whole of South India, It was established in 1971.
TNAU has 36 Research Centers for agrotechnology development and 14 Farm Science Centers for outreach .The University is offering 13 Undergraduate Degree Programs, 29 Postgraduate Degree Programs and 26 Doctoral Programs in 14 Colleges distributed in 11 campuses all over Tamil Nadu.
TNAU offers Diploma, UG, PG and Research courses in agriculture related courses to candidates. TNAU admissions are both entrance and merit based.
Following are some major highlights of TNAU:
|Affiliated to||Madras university|
|Accredited by||NAAC and ICAR|
|Recognized by||UGC and functions in accordance with Tamil Nadu Directorate of Education|
|Courses Offered||Diploma, B.Tech , B.Sc., M.Tech, M.Sc., MBA, M.Phil.+ Ph.D.|
|Admission Criteria||Merit-based & Entrance Test|
TNAU offers Diploma, UG, PG and Research courses under the supervision of highly qualified faculty.
|B.Tech.||Duration: 4 years full time|
Specialization: Agricultural Engineering, Food Technology, Biotechnology, Energy and Environmental Engineering
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed 10+2 exams with 55% aggregate in Science stream with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology OR Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Computer Science from a recognized board or its equivalent.
|B.Sc.||Duration: 3 years full time|
Specialization: Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, Sericulture, Agri -Business Management
Eligibility: Candidates should have passed all the subjects in the 10+2 examination with an aggregate of 55% from a recognized board.
|Diploma||Duration: 2 years full time|
Specialization: Agriculture, Horticulture
Eligibility: The candidate should have completed 10+2 from Tamil Nadu State Board or other equivalent exams
|M.Tech.||Duration: 2 years full time|
Specialization: Farm Machinery and Power Engineering ,Renewable Energy Engineering ,Processing and Food Engineering ,Soil and Water Conservation Engineering ,Food Process Engineering ,Food Science and Technology ,Food Safety and Quality
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed graduation in B.Tech (Agr. Engg.)/B.Tech. (FPE)/B.E(Ag.)/B.Tech. (Food Technology)/ B.Tech.(EEE) of SAUs with minimum OGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00/6.6 out of 10 (6.50 for reserved category students)
|M.Sc.||Duration: 2 years full time|
Specialization: Agricultural Economics ,Entomology, Agricultural Extension and Communication ,Microbiology, Agronomy, Plant Physiology, Genetics & Plant Breeding, Nematology, Plant Pathology, Seed Science and Technology, Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry. Geoinformatics, Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Sericulture, Agrometeorology, Nano Science & Technology, Statistics, Forest Biology and Tree Improvement ,Silviculture and Agroforestry ,Food Science and Nutrition
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed graduation in B.Sc.(Ag.)/ B.Sc.(Hort.)/ B.Sc.(Forestry)/ B.Tech. (Hort.)/ B.Sc.(Sericulture)/B.Sc.(Home.Sc.)/ B.Tech. (AIT) /B.S. (ABM)/ B.Tech.(Ag.Biotech) / B.Tech.(Biotech.) offered by SAUs with minimum OGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00/6.6 out of 10 (6.50 for reserved category students).
|MBA||Duration: 2 years full time|
Specialization: Agri Business Management Eligibility: Candidates must possess a graduation degree from SAUs with minimum OGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00/6.6 out of 10 (6.50 for reserved category students)
|M.Phil. + Ph.D||Duration: 5 years full time|
Specialization: Agricultural Economics ,Entomology ,Agricultural Extension and Communication ,Microbiology, Agronomy ,Plant Physiology ,Genetics & Plant Breeding, Nematology, Plant Pathology, Seed Science and Technology, Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry, Biotechnology, Environmental Science, Agri. Business Management, Sericulture , Agro meteorology ,Nano Science & Technology ,Fruit Science ,Vegetable Science ,,Plantation, Spices, Medicinal and Aromatic Crops ,Floriculture and Landscape Architecture ,Farm Machinery and Power Engineering ,Renewable Energy Engineering ,Processing and Food Engineering, Soil and Water Conservation Engineering , Food Process Engineering ,Food Science and Technology ,Forestry , Food Science and Nutrition
Eligibility: The candidate must have a Master’s degree in a relevant field with minimum CGPA of 7.00 out of 10.00
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TNAU admissions are both entrance and merit based. Applications are available for both entrance and admission are available online. Some more details have been elaborated below:
Registration to any of the courses is done online. Candidates need to follow these steps to fill the application form:
School of Postgraduate Studies,
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore
641 003, Tamil Nadu, India
The students are required to submit the following self-attested documents along with the application form:
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The college provides various scholarship schemes for meritorious and reserved categories to support them financially.
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Following facilities are offered to the students:
Sports - Tamil Nadu Agricultural University recognizes physical activity and sports as integral parts of curriculum for first and second year UG Students to increase awareness among students about the significant benefits of physical activity and the practice of sports.
Hostels – The institute has 14 Hostels for around 2052 UG, PG and PhD students for both boys and girls. There is a Hostel Management Committee and Hostel Administration effective and efficient functioning of hostels.
Library - The TNAU Library System comprises of a University Library and 10 constitutional college libraries that collectively support the teaching, research and extension programmes of the University. The University Library houses a total collection of over Two lakh documents comprising of books, theses, journals, and compact discs in the fields of Agricultural science. All in-house operations in the library are fully computerized using the Koha software it provides web-based access to the online catalogue of Library. The benefit of consortia-based subscription to electronic resources is confined to its core members and also extended to all Constitutional Colleges, Research stations &KVKs through Remote access.
NCC - The NCC Unit of Agricultural College & Research Institute of TNAU, Coimbatore, consists of 104 cadets, comprising of first, second and third year NCC cadets in various degree programs.52 boys are present under 4 Tamil Nadu Battalion NCC and 52 girls are under 5 Tamil Nadu Battalion NCC, Coimbatore coming under Kovai NCC Group Head Quarters at Singanallur, Coimbatore.
The Training and Placement Cell of the College conducts mock personal interviews and group discussions, industrial visits & industry oriented training programmes, summer industrial training, internship and final placement of students. The institute also invites Professional Guest Speakers for the same.
TNAU has a very good faculty and many research facilities for the candidates interested in the same field and can provide great practical learning experience to all the candidates. TNAU is one of the best Universities for agriculture in India. It has produced many scientists, government officials and many professionals. With the presence of technology-oriented courses, the university provides good potential for future growth in the same field
Vice Chancellor: Prof. N. Kumar
Dean: Dr. D. Balaguravaiah, Dr.M.Kalyanasundaram, Dr.F.John Samuel Kennedy, Dr.V.K.Paulpandi, Dr.Eraivan Arutkani Aiyanathan, Dr.P.Masilamani, Dr.R.Rajendran, Dr.K.Sivasubramaniam, Dr.L.Pugalendhi, Dr.T.Arumugam, Dr.P.Masilamani, Dr.B.Shridar, Dr.V.Thirupathi, Dr.K.T.Parthiban, Dr.S.Amutha, Dr.T.Raguchander
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