Bharathidasan University  

India

top General Information

Address

Street:Palkalaiperur

City:Tiruchirappalli

Province:Tamil Nadu

Post Code:620 024

Tel.:+91(431) 240-7071

Fax:+91(431) 240-7045

Email:info@bdu.ac.in

WWW:http://www.bdu.ac.in

Other Sites

University Colleges: Bharathidasan, Orathanadu; Bharathidasan, Perambalur; Dr. Kalaignar College of Arts and Science, Lalgudi. Also 104 Affiliated Colleges and 13 Approved Institutions

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1982 by the Barathidasan University Act 1981 (Act 2 of 1982), and named after the Tamil poet Bharathidasan (1891-1964). Includes Madras University's former Postgraduate Centre at Tiruchirappalli.

Academic Year

July to April (July-November; December-April)

Admission Requirements

12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent

Tuition Fees

National:Postgraduate, 1,000-20,000 per semester

Language(s)

English;Tamil

Accrediting Agency

University Grants Commission (UGC)

top Officers

Head : K. Meena

Job title:Vice-Chancellor


Senior Administrative Officer : R. Babu Rajendran

Job title:Registrar

top Divisions

Centre : Alternatives to the Use of Animals in Life Science Education

More details:Mahatma Gandhi Dorenkamp Center


Centre : Bharathidasan Studies

Fields of study:Cultural Studies


Centre : Bio-Informatics


Centre : Bio-Inorganic Chemistry

Fields of study:Inorganic Chemistry


Centre : Business Development Cell


Centre : Canadian Studies

Fields of study:Canadian Studies


Centre : Geographic Information Technology


Centre : Herbal Drug and Discovery


Centre : Human Conciousness Yogic Studies

Fields of study:Yoga


Centre : Jawaharlal Nehru Studies


Centre : Kalaigner Studies


Centre : Nano-Science and Nanotechnology

Fields of study:Nanotechnology


Centre : National Facility for Marine Cyanobacteria


Centre : Non-Linear Dynamics


Centre : Periyar Studies


Faculty : Arts

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Business and Commerce, Economics, Education, Educational Technology, Finance, History, Physical Education, Social Work, Sociology, Women's Studies, Yoga


Faculty : Indian and Other Languages

Fields of study:English, Foreign Languages Education, Indic Languages, Modern Languages, Performing Arts


Faculty : Management

Fields of study:Management

More details:Bharathidasan


Faculty : Science, Engineering and Technology

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedicine, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Geography, Geology, Information Sciences, Library Science, Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Physics, Surveying and Mapping, Technology, Zoology


School : Basic Medical Sciences

Fields of study:Medicine


School : Chemistry

Fields of study:Chemistry


School : Computer Science, Engineering and Applications

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Science


School : Earth Sciences

Fields of study:Earth Sciences


School : Economics, Commerce and Financial Studies

Fields of study:Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance


School : Education

Fields of study:Adult Education, Distance Education, Economics, Engineering, Journalism, Mathematics, Physics, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Social Work


School : Energy

Fields of study:Energy Engineering


School : Engineering and Technology

Fields of study:Engineering, Technology


School : English and Other Foreign Languages

Fields of study:English, Modern Languages


School : Environmental Studies

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Environmental Studies


School : Geosciences

Fields of study:Geography, Geology, Surveying and Mapping


School : Library and Information Sciences

Fields of study:Information Sciences, Library Science


School : Life Sciences

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Botany, Microbiology, Zoology


School : Marine Sciences

Fields of study:Biotechnology, Marine Science and Oceanography


School : Mathematics

Fields of study:Mathematics


School : Performing Arts

Fields of study:Performing Arts


School : Physics

Fields of study:Physics


School : Social Sciences

Fields of study:History, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Women's Studies


School : Tamil and Indian Languages

Fields of study:Indic Languages

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree


Postgraduate Diploma

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Earth Sciences, Earth Sciences, Film, History, Physics, Surveying and Mapping


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Engineering, Economics, Education, English, Environmental Management, Finance, Geography, History, Information Technology, Management, Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Physical Therapy, Physics, Social Work, Sociology, South and Southeast Asian Languages, Surveying and Mapping, Veterinary Science, Women's Studies


Master of Philosophy


Doctor of Philosophy

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Health Services

Library

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Journal of Science and Technology

top Student & Staff Numbers

Staff

Statistics Year:2009-2010

Full Time Total:184

Students

Statistics Year:2009-2010

Approx:Yes

Total:150000

Updated on 23-06-2011