Central University of Tamil Nadu (CUTN), Thiruvarur was established in 2009. The university strives to disseminate and to advance knowledge in humanities, social sciences and basic and applied sciences. It aims at promoting innovation in teaching-learning process, interdisciplinary studies and research and gives special attention to the improvement of the socio-economic conditions of the people and also their academic, intellectual and cultural development.
The University offers Integrated M.Sc., postgraduate and doctoral programmes. The departments of Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry offer I, M.Sc. programmes. Postgraduate programmes are available in the departments of English Studies, Tamil, Media and Communication, Social Work. At the moment, Economics and Social Work programmes are run in collaboration with mentoring institutions, namely, Madras School of Economics and Tata Institute of Fundamental Sciences. Most of the departments have commenced doctoral programmes too. The Community College of the University offers Water Management, Para Legal Course.
Campus of Central University of Tamil Nadu -
The University is located at Thiruvarur, the headquarters of Thiruvarur District, in the heart of the Cauvery Delta. The Preliminary work was identifying the required extent of 500 acres of land for the University in two revenue villages (Neelakudi and Nagakudi) near Thiruvarur.
Facilities at Central University of Tamil Nadu -
- Class Rooms
- Conference Hall
- Multi Purpose Hall
- Bank with ATM
Campus Life at Central University of Tamil Nadu –
The extra-curricular activities and events at the CUTN are aimed at the over-all personality development of the students. They complement the University's academic curriculum and augment the student's educational experience. Groups of students with similar interests function as clubs.
Schools under Central University of Tamil Nadu -
- School of Social Sciences and Humanities
- School of Basic and Applied Sciences
- School of Mathematics and Computer Sciences
- School of Communication
- School of Education and Training
Departments at Central University of Tamil Nadu -
- Department of English
- Department of Tamil
- Department of Economics
- Department of Social Work
- Department of Hindi
- Department of Chemistry
- Department of Physics
- Department of Life Sciences
- Department of Epidemiology and Public Health
- Department of Mathematics
- Department of Computer Science
- Department of Education
- Department of Materials Science
|Name||:||Central University of Tamil Nadu|
|Location||:||Collectorate, Annexe, Thanjavur Road