University of Madras, Chennai

University of Madras, Chennai

Chennai, Tamil Nadu NAAC-A Estd 1857 State University
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Updated On - October 1st 2019 by ANUSHRUTI CHOUBEY

University Of Madras is a state university located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. It was established in the year 1857. It comes under one of the oldest universities in India.

University is a collegiate university. It has six campuses in the city namely

  1. Chepauk
  2. Marina
  3. Guindy
  4. Taramani
  5. Maduravoyal
  6. Chetpet

The university offers courses in over 230 programs and there are approximately 87 departments which are further grouped into 19 schools. University provides degree in manifold courses from science, social science, humanities, arts to management and medical sciences.

LocationNavalar Nagar, Chepauk, Triplicane Chennai - 600005 Tamil Nadu, India
Establishment Year1857
AccreditationUGC recognized
Hostel FacilityYes
Affiliations97
Application availabilityOnline and Offline Forms Available

University of Madras Overview

  • UGC accredited
  • 97 Affiliated Colleges
  • Established in 1857
  • Alumni Includes APJ Abdul Kalam and Sir CV Raman

Madras University Hostel

Chepauk CampusMother Teresa Hostel For Women
Marina CampusThiruvalluvar Hostel For Men
Guindy Campusl Bharatihiar Hostel For Men l Avvai Hostel For Women
Taramani Campusl Bharathidasan Hostel For Men l Dr. Muthulaxmi Reddy Hostel For Women

Madras University Courses

Madras University offers many Post Graduate programs such as MSc and M.A, PG Diploma, M.Phil, Diploma, PhD. It offers courses in various fields which includes arts, science, medical, commerce and management.

University provides both regular and distance programs. Distance Programs include courses for under-graduates. Regular programs includes courses designed for post-graduates. 

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Madras University Admission

l University of Madras invites students to fill online forms for Post-Graduate courses, M.Phil, PhD, PG Diploma and Diploma courses. Interested students have to give an entrance exam University of Madras PG Entrance Exam.

  • The number of seats is limited in every course and hence selection is done under the reservation policy of Tamil Nadu state government.
  • Candidates who have qualified TANCET (Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test) are eligible for admission in University of Madras.

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University Of Madras Affiliated Colleges List

  1. Ethiraj College For Women
  2. Guru Nanak College
  3. The New College
  4. Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College for Women
  5. Loyola College

University of Madras Fee Structure

SpecializationsFees
Humanities\Social Sciences\LanguagesINR 5000- INR 7000 per annum.
MSc.\M.Lib.I.Sc\M.Tech FeesINR 6000- INR 10000 per annum.
M.C.A (Three year program)INR 18000- INR 23000 per annum.
MBA Course FeesINR 21000- INR 50000 per annum.
Executive MBA CourseINR 86000- INR 91000 per annum.

Note: Fees will depend on the specialization the candidate opts for.


Madras University Placement

The University of Madras provides its students with placements and also allow them to do early internships. This brings them the opportunity to have early exposure to the professional world. Placement percentage of the University of Madras is 60%.

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Madras University Scholarships

University of Madras offers 28 scholarship programs. Of which some of the scholarships provided by the Madras University is listed below:

  1. The Lions International Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  2. Rotary Club of Madras city Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  3. The Lady Willingdon Peace Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  4. Srimathi Sivakama Radhakrishnan Scholarship (C&UD)
  5. The Sir T. Muttuswami Ayyar Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  6. The Srimathi Padmasani Bai Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  7. The K.N. Ayyaayyar Endowment Scholarship (C&UD)
  8. The Gokhale Endowment Scholarship (UD&C)
  9. Sambuvarayar Endowment Scholarship
  10. Aringnar Anna Endowment Scholarship

2 Years Full Time
7,425
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College Admission Reviews

Nivetha. N , M.sc Biophysics, Pursued:
BATCH : 2020

9.5/10

"After completing my ug I apply my pg from the university of madras for Msc biophysic they send me letter for attend the interview I attend that after few days they select the people those who attend the interview by merit based"   Read More

Deevakar Loganathan , Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physical Chemistry), Pursued: 1st year

8.5/10

"Admission process is very simple and a single window process after ur undergrad. On month of april check the universites website for online application portal. Fill your application online and take a print out of it and attach it with ur mark statements and hand it over to the concern department man"   Read More


5,305
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Abdulhamid Asiq , Batch: M.com-2015

8.7/10

"Am appear ICWA in the year 2013, still I'm doing well I hope i'll clear soon am damn sure & very confident. Why I have chosen this college reason is they have wonderful teachers and experienced staffs they only prefer best student and average student."   Read More


22,580
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FEES

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TANCET 2020

08 Apr 20 - 15 May 20
Application Process

21 May 20 - 24 May 20
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Arockia Regan Marks , Batch: MCA-2013

3.7/10

"There is no entrance exam I have gone through, I have applied and I have got the seat, I have completed my studies, "   Read More



College Admission Reviews

Yuvaraj , Batch: Psychology-2007

7/10

"Entrance was conducted by the Department.For PG course, it included a written test of descriptive questions to be answered in the form of two essaysfor M. Phil course, it included a Research Methodology examFollowed by an interview of the Department Faculty. The interview had questions on my previou"   Read More


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    RANKED  #1213

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    7.6/10

    8.4/10academic
    6.6/10accommodation
    7.6/10faculty
    7.9/10infrastructure
    7.3/10placements
    7.6/10social

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    Kanimozhi selvarajMaster of business administrationPursued
    BATCH : 2020
    8.8
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    Nothing negative about my University. I am entirely fulfilled with my University's presence. All what i have gained is only for my development. The positive thing is motivation and encouragement towards students.


    9/10academic
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    7/10food & accom
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    10/10social life
    Nivetha. NM.sc BiophysicsPursued
    BATCH : 2020
    9.5
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    Crystallography and biophysics

    Remarks -

    I like to studied in this university. It is a scholars university both the way it is suitable to all the students the person who are all studied here they became very good person in the society and I always be proud to studied in this university.


    10/10academic
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    10/10food & accom
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    10/10social life
    Priya Dharshini cBachelor of Commerce [B.Com] (Accounting and Finance)Batch : 2009
    9.8
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    Mesmerising Intelligent Knowlegdeable College

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    College management is doing incredible work to empower women among society.


    10/10academic
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    9/10food & accom
    10/10placement
    10/10social life
    Deevakar LoganathanMaster of Science [M.Sc] (Physical Chemistry)Pursued 1st year
    8.5
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    My life on university of madras

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    Its 180yrs old university, parent of all indian universities, having a world class reputation, and produced noble laurates,and reowned scientits


    9/10academic
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    8/10food & accom
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    Mukesh dBCAPursued 2020
    6.0
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    Very nice university

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    It is universal that everything has the merit and demerits too so it is so applicable with university also. But majority is with the good remarks about this College.


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    8/10faculty
    7/10infrastructure
    4/10food & accom
    5/10placement
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    Navalar Nagar, Chepauk, Triplicane
    Chennai - 600005
    Tamil Nadu , India

    0.26KmAnna Square Bus Stop

    General Enquiry - 044-25399422 , 25399746 , Examination Regular Enquiry - 25399456 , 25399457 , 25613727 , 25613773

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    40 Comments
    jemima suzan

    Hi mam, i am BCOM graduate from MCC 2013 passed out can i apply for MA Psycology in Madras university what is the procedure

    02 Aug, 2019 14:29
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Jemima, you can check the Admission Procedure of the university for the concerned course from here.

    02 Aug, 2019 14:46
    emeka anochiam

    please do this university offer PhD in analytical chemistry...pleas reply

    01 Aug, 2019 15:34
    Vritika Kapoor

    Hi Emeka, No this University do not offered this course.

    08 Aug, 2019 17:58
    geetha shree

    Is there any entrance exam for distance education?

    26 Jul, 2019 09:56
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Geetha, no entrance exam is conducted by the university for admission in distance course. You may go through the Admission Procedure of the concerned course (if available) in the university from here.

    26 Jul, 2019 10:19
    geetha shree

    Thank you mam

    26 Jul, 2019 10:32
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    All the best!

    26 Jul, 2019 10:51
    Anitha Krishnan

    MBA IT is available in madras university

    09 Jul, 2019 17:58
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Anitha, yes, this course is available in the university.

    09 Jul, 2019 18:09
    Chenna Lakshmi K

    hello mam, i completed my masters in psychology field and am interested to do my further studies in the field of organisational psychology, is there m.phil organisational psychology in madras university..if it is yes then how should i apply.

    06 May, 2019 14:37
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Lakshmi, this course is not available in the university. The university conducts general Psychology only.

    06 May, 2019 15:00
    Ajeeth

    MBA tourism is available in madras university

    23 Apr, 2019 11:53
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ajeeth, no, this course is not available in the university. You may check other MBA Tourism Management Colleges from here.

    23 Apr, 2019 12:43
    Siva San

    Hello sir , MSc electronics science admission available ah sir please tell me sir...

    20 Apr, 2019 13:18
    Deepak Chauhan

    Hii , Is any entrance exam for M.Sc. (Cyber Security) regular program 2019 in university of madras.

    28 Feb, 2019 17:53
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Deepak, yes, there is entrance exam conducted by the university for admission in M.Sc Cyber Security.

    28 Feb, 2019 18:27
    Gladis Beula

    Hello sir,I need information about M.Ed course

    15 Jan, 2019 08:22
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Gladis, You may please check this link for getting M Ed course detail of the University of Madras.

    15 Jan, 2019 11:26
    Tai Sangbe

    What about MA in geography

    08 Jan, 2019 21:54
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Tai, No This university does not offer the relevant course in Arts stream.

    09 Jan, 2019 15:24

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