Annamalai University, Chidambaram established in 1929, is a unitary, teaching, and residential university. It has been accredited by NAAC with 'A' grade. It has unique good fortune of having a succession of eminent Vice-Chancellors to guide its destinies. The University that started with only seven departments in 1929 has over the years developed into a famed institution of higher learning with 49 departments under 10 faculties thus gaining the reputation of being one of the few Institutions in India with all faculties under one roof.
The University has Memorandum of Understanding with many foreign Universities on research collaboration and exchange of students and staff as well.
Facilities at Annamalai University, Chidambaram -
- Yoga Centre
- Campus Internet Centre
Faculties at Annamalai University, Chidambaram -
- Faculty of Arts
- Faculty of Science
- Faculty of Indian Languages
- Faculty of Engineering and Technology
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Fine Arts
- Faculty of Agriculture
- Faculty of Marine Sciences
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Dentistry
Placement Cell at AnnamalaiUniversity, Chidambaram –
With a view to preparing the student for their profession and, in particular, to impart right attitudes and specific skills, the placement cells are functioning in three different locations. One to cater to the needs of the students in the Faculty of Engineering & Technology, the second in the Faculty of Agriculture and the third, in the Department of Business Administration for the students of Arts, Science, Education, Fine Arts and Marine Science.
These cells advise students with regard to the choice of careers and higher studies. They help students to undergo in-plant training during semester holidays and also find suitable placement through campus interviews. They also conduct seminars and training courses periodically on Enterperneurial Development and Career Guidance Programme.