Madras University is a public university in Chennai Tamil Nadu, India. It is one of the oldest and premier universities in India. The university has six campuses in the city viz., Chepauk, Marina, Guindy, Taramani, Maduravoyal and Chetpet. It offers to study at UG, PG and Doctoral level. Admission to same is done through entrance exam namely- TANCET. The university has 18 Schools and 68 departments of post-graduate teaching and research along with 109 Affiliated Colleges. The University has its own department of distance education named as University of Madras Institute of Distance Education (UNOM IDE) in order to impart quality education.
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Madras University Highlights
Type of University
University Grants Commission (UGC)
National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
Both Online and Offline
Navalar Nagar, Chepauk, Triplicane Chennai - 600005 Tamil Nadu, India
Madras University Courses
The university offers a variety of undergraduate, postgraduate and research courses in multiple departments as well as diploma and certificate programs. Courses offered in diverse streams including Arts, Science, Commerce, and Management. The university offers PG program through regular mode and UG courses through distance mode. To know more about courses click here Madras University Courses and Fees.
- Department of Historical Studies
- Department of Social Sciences
- Department of Political and International Studies
- Department of Economics
- Department of Philosophy and Religious Thought
- Department of Fine and Performance Arts
- Department of English and Foreign Languages
- Department of Management Studies
- Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science
- Department of Information and Communication Studies
- Department of Earth and Atmospheric Science
Madras University Admission
Madras University offers admission to PG courses in regular mode and UG courses in distance mode. In order to secure admission to PG courses including MBA and MCA, students need to qualify in Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET). Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their performance in TANCET are considered for admission.
Applicants who wish to apply can submit application form on official website of university as well as they can download the same. Candidates also have to pay an application fee of INR 100 at the time of registration process. The minimum eligibility to apply for PG courses is graduation degree in relevant discipline with minimum required marks.
Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET) is a state level exam which is organized by Anna University. The exam is conducted for admission to postgraduate courses such as M.E., M.Tech, MBA, MCA, M.Arch. and M.Plan. TANCET 2018 Registration is expected to begin in the month of January. Bachelor’s degree with at least 50% marks is the minimum eligibility for TANCET. After the declaration of TANCET Result, those who will successfully qualify the exam are called for TANCET Counselling.
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Madras University Result
Madras University announces the result for its regular PG and Distance UG courses on the official website. Students can check their results by simply entering the desired information.
- Visit the official website of UNOM.
- Navigate to result section on webpage.
- You will find the list of those exams whose result has been out.
- Click on the desired link and select course, enter your name and roll number.
- Now click on the submit button, the result will be displayed on the screen.
- Save and take printout of your result.
Madras University IDE
Madras University invites students to join their Distance Learning Programs which are available throughout the year for the Academic Session (June to May) as well as for Calendar Year Session (January to December). It offers various courses at undergraduate level such as BA, B.Sc, B.Com, BCA, B.LIB, BBA etc. Click her to know more about Madras University IDE.