Bharathidasan University Constituent College, Tiruchirappalli
Contact Name: Mr. S. Karthick (Principal)
Contact No: 431 2407071, 2407072
Location: Palkalaiperur , Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu, India - 620024
Bharathidasan University Constituent College, Lalgudi was established in 1982, and was named after the great revolutionary Tamil Poet, Bharathidasan (1891-1968).The University endeavours to be true to such a vision by creating in the region a brave new world of academic innovation for social change"(NAAC, - 2005, p.69). The year 2006-07 is the Silver Jubilee year for this great and vibrant University.
The affiliating jurisdiction is over 7 Districts with 104 Arts & Science and Fine Arts Colleges and 13 Approved Institutions. Eighteen of the affiliated colleges are autonomous. Among the affiliated colleges, more than 50% are offering PG programmes and 25% are offering M.Phil./Ph.D. programmes. A good number of them are nationally recognized for quality education. The programmes offered through affiliated colleges are so diversified that they number more than 250. The student strength in the affiliated colleges is over 1.50 lakhs.
Campus at Bharathidasan University Constituent College
The University's main Campus was initially located in a sprawling area of over 1000 acres in Palkalaiperur. However, as years passed on, the South Campus at Palkalaiperur with the available infrastructure was donated to the newly started Anna University of Technology. Very recently, another portion of the land has been allotted to the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Tiruchirappalli. Also, the University has a downtown campus at Khajamalai, which housed originally the Autonomous Post-Graduate Centre of the University of Madras at Tiruchirappalli. In addition to the administrative complex, which includes the Vice-Chancellor's Secretariat, Registrar's Office, Finance and Examination offices, most of the academic departments and research laboratories are located in the main Palkalaiperur Campus.
Faculties at Bharathidasan University Constituent College
The Career Development Counselling Cell was established on the basis of the UGC Guidelines for General Development Assistance during XI plan under section 2(f) and 12(B) of the Act on 12.10.2011.