Bharathiar University, Coimbatore was established at Coimbatore by the Government of Tamil Nadu in February, 1982 under the provision of the Bharathiar University Act, 1981. The Postgraduate Centre of the University of Madras, which was functioning in Coimbatore before 1982 formed the core of the Bharathiar University. In May, 1985 the University received the recognition from University Grants Commission (UGC) New Delhi for the purpose of grants.
The University named after the great national poet Subramania Bharathi is enshrined with the motto “Educate to Elevate”. The vision is to provide internationally comparable quality higher education to the youth. The mission is to be innovative, inclusive and international University; committed to excellence in teaching, research and knowledge transfer and to serve the social, cultural and economic needs of the nation".
Campus of Bharathiar University -
The University is situated at the foothills of Maruthamalai, a mountain that forms the part of Western Ghat, in a sprawling campus of one thousand acres at a distance of 15 KM from the city of Coimbatore on the Maruthamalai Road.
Facilities at Bharathiar University -
- Health Centre
- Fitness Center
- Internet Centre
Departments at Bharathiar University -
- School of Management
- School of Biotechnology & Genetic Engineering
- School of Chemical Sciences
- School of Commerce
- School of Computer Science & Engineering
- School of Economics
- School of Educational Studies
- School of English & Other Foreign Languages
- School of Life Sciences
- School of Mathematics & Statistics
- School of Physical Sciences
- School of Social Sciences
- School of Tamil and Other Indian Languages
- School of Distance Education
Placement cell at Bharathiar University -
The University has an excellent placement record. An exclusive placement wing in the School of Management caters to the requirements of the students and gets them offers with attractive compensation packages.
Top Recruiters -
- ANZ Grindlays
- Infosys Technologies Ltd
- American Presidency Lines
- Bharat Planet.com
- Mahindra Holiday
- Cannon India Ltd
- Oracle Corporation