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Tamilnadu Agricultural University
Year Founded : 1971
Accreditation : UGC
Affiliation : State University
Contact No : 0422-6611200
Email : registrar@tnau.ac.in
Website : http://www.tnau.ac.in/
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Overview

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU), Coimbatore was established in 1971 located at Saidapet, Chennai, as early as 1868 and it was later relocated at Coimbatore. In 1920 it was affiliated to Madras University. TNAU assumed full responsibilities of Agricultural Education and Research and supported the State Agricultural Department by delivering research products. Till 1946, the Agricultural College and Research Institute, Coimbatore, was the only Institute for Agricultural Education for the whole of South India.


In 1958, it was recognized as a post-graduate centre leading to masters and doctoral degrees. The Agricultural College & Research Institute, Madurai was established in 1965. These two colleges formed the nucleus of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University while it was established in 1971. TNAU rated as the Best Agricultural University in India by Indian Council of Agricultural Research, New Delhi as an institute of excellence for higher education in Agricultural and allied subjects.

Facilities at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University -

 

  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Computer Center
  • Hostels
  • Auditorium
  • Sports & Games


Constituent Institutes at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University -

 

  • Agricultural College and Research Institute
  • Horticultural College and Research Institute
  • Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute
  • School of Post Graduate Studies, Coimbatore
  • Agricultural College and Research Institute
  • Home Science College and Research Institute
  • Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute, Kumulur
  • Anbil Dharmalingam Agricultural College and Research Institute
  • Horticultural College and Research Institute for Women
  • Forest College and Research Institute
  • Agricultural College and Research Institute
  • Horticultural College and Research Institute

 

Directorates and Departments at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University -

 

  • Centre for Plant Breeding and Genetics (CPBG)
  • Centre for Plant Molecular Biology (CPMB)
  • Directorate of Natural Resources Management (NRM)
  • Directorate of Crop Management (DCM)
  • Centre of Plant Protection Studies (CPPS)
  • Centre for Agriculture and Rural Development Studies (CARDS)
  • Directorate of Extension Education
  • Directorate of Research
  • Directorate of Student Welfare
  • Tamil Nadu Rice Research Institute, Aduthurai
  • Water Technology Centre
  • Directorate of Agri Business Development
  • Technology Business Incubator (TBI)
  • Directorate of Open and Distance Education Learning
  • Department of Seed Science and Technology
  • Seed Centre


Placements at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University -


The university has a strong placement cell. The university has the Directorate of Students’ Welfare (DSW) which serves as the hub of students’ counseling and placement activities for all ten constituent colleges of the university. The job available for agri-graduates include banking sector, agro-based industries, input sales and marketing, NGOs and entrepreneurships etc.

Courses
Bachelor of Technology in Food Process Engineering
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Category : Food Process Engineering
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Bachelor of Technology in Energy and Environmental Engineering
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Category : Environmental Engineering
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Bachelor of Technology in Horticulture
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Category : Others
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology
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Category : Biotechnology
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Tech(Biotechnology)- Stands for Bachelor of Technology (Biotechnology) Typically, B.Tech(Biotechnology) is a four year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, maths, biology and chemistry. Biotechnology is a combination of Biology and Technology and is an applied science. Subjects studied under this degree are Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Genetics and Engineering.

Bachelor of Technology in Bioinformatics
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Category : Bioinformatics
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B. Tech Bioinformatics - Stands for Bachelor of Technology in Bioinformatics. Typically, a B.Tech. is for four years, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10 + 2) in science. Bio-Informatics is essentially the application of computer science and information technology to the molecular biology field. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Basic Biology,Introduction to Bioinformatics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Practicals etc.

Bachelor of Technology in Agricultural Information Technology
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Category : Agricultural Engineering
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering - Stands for Bachelor of Technology Agricultural Engineering. Typically, a B.Tech. is for four years, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10 + 2) in science. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Crop Production Technology,Fundamentals of Soil Science, Agricultural Marketing, Transfer of Technology, Agri-Business Management, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics, Surveying, Leveling, Soil Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Hydrology and Soil Conservation, Ground Water Hydrology, Ground Water Drainage, Surface & Pressure Irrigation Systems etc.

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
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Category : Agriculture
Degree : B.Sc.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Sc. (Agr.) - Stands for Bachelor of Science (Agriculture). This is typically a four year course (can be three years depending on institute). Eligibility for this course is an Intermediate (10+2)in science (with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and/or Mathematics). Subjects studied under this degree are - Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Agricultural Economics, Extension education, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Soil Science, Food Technology, Animal Husbandry etc.

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Name : Tamilnadu Agricultural University
Location : Lawley Road
City : Coimbatore
State : Tamil Nadu
Country : India
Contact No : 0422-6611200
Contact Email : registrar@tnau.ac.in
Website : http://www.tnau.ac.in/   
Courses
Bachelor of Technology in Food Process Engineering
View Program Details
Category : Food Process Engineering
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Bachelor of Technology in Energy and Environmental Engineering
View Program Details
Category : Environmental Engineering
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Bachelor of Technology in Horticulture
View Program Details
Category : Others
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology
View Program Details
Category : Biotechnology
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Tech(Biotechnology)- Stands for Bachelor of Technology (Biotechnology) Typically, B.Tech(Biotechnology) is a four year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) with subjects such as physics, maths, biology and chemistry. Biotechnology is a combination of Biology and Technology and is an applied science. Subjects studied under this degree are Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Genetics and Engineering.

Bachelor of Technology in Bioinformatics
View Program Details
Category : Bioinformatics
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B. Tech Bioinformatics - Stands for Bachelor of Technology in Bioinformatics. Typically, a B.Tech. is for four years, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10 + 2) in science. Bio-Informatics is essentially the application of computer science and information technology to the molecular biology field. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Basic Biology,Introduction to Bioinformatics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Practicals etc.

Bachelor of Technology in Agricultural Information Technology
View Program Details
Category : Agricultural Engineering
Degree : B.Tech.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Tech. Agricultural Engineering - Stands for Bachelor of Technology Agricultural Engineering. Typically, a B.Tech. is for four years, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10 + 2) in science. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Crop Production Technology,Fundamentals of Soil Science, Agricultural Marketing, Transfer of Technology, Agri-Business Management, Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics, Surveying, Leveling, Soil Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Hydrology and Soil Conservation, Ground Water Hydrology, Ground Water Drainage, Surface & Pressure Irrigation Systems etc.

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
View Program Details
Category : Agriculture
Degree : B.Sc.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : UG

B.Sc. (Agr.) - Stands for Bachelor of Science (Agriculture). This is typically a four year course (can be three years depending on institute). Eligibility for this course is an Intermediate (10+2)in science (with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and/or Mathematics). Subjects studied under this degree are - Agronomy, Horticulture, Plant Pathology, Entomology, Agricultural Economics, Extension education, Genetics and Plant Breeding, Soil Science, Food Technology, Animal Husbandry etc.

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Name : Tamilnadu Agricultural University
Location : Lawley Road
City : Coimbatore
State : Tamil Nadu
Country : India
Contact No : 0422-6611200
Contact Email : registrar@tnau.ac.in
Website : http://www.tnau.ac.in/   
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