Prist University, Thanjavur was established in 1994 and is known as Ponnaiyah Ramajayam Institute of Science & Technology. Prist University aims to encourage, nurture and develop inborn capabilities of each student into a belief that nothing is impossible including permanent faith in positive attitude to learning and effectively applying what is learnt, so that they are prepared to make their career a successful one, their life a satisfying one and contribute to the benefit of the society by their virtues, wisdom and maturity.
The universities main mission is to create and sustain an educational environment in which each student is taught to believe in himself/herself, to create his/her own opportunities and to be a team player so that he/she creates in himself/herself an unending thirst for knowledge and skill and to create an aptitude amongst the students towards education as a lifelong process of formal and practical learning on the platform of assimilation of experiences for ongoing knowledge and skill to be of value to oneself and therefore to the society.
Campus of Prist University –
PRIST campus spans an 85 acres of land with more than 7, 00,000 sq. ft. of built-up area and has centres at Chennai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Madurai, Kumbakonam and Delhi
Facilities at Prist University –
- Computer centers
- Seminar halls
- Health care centre
Faculties of Prist University –
- Faculty of Engineering and Technology
- Faculty of Arts and Science
- Faculty of Management Studies
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Pharmacy
Placement at Prist University –
PRIST placement cell provides industrial training after 3rd year. Students are assigned companies for the same either through the training and placement cell, PRIST or the respective department faculty coordinators.