Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore was established in 2002 under the Thiruvalluvar University Act, 2002 (Government of Tamilnadu Act 32/2002) as an affiliating University. It is a member of the association of Indian Universities (A.I.U). The university is named after the great Tamil Saint Thiruvalluvar. The aim of this university is to provide facilities for advancement in research and dissemination of Knowledge with focus on the Economic and Social upliftment of the society.
The mission of the university is the liberation of knowledge and employment of youth leading to a social transformation. The vision of the university is to provide quality higher education, teaching, research and extension, to foster integrated development and make the men and women conscious of their commitment to the society, to train students to meet the global challenges without losing the individuality of nation and to provide wide opportunities to women in order to prepare them to be effective leadership.
Campus of Thiruvalluvar University-
The University is located in a sprawling campus of about 112.68 acres, at Serkadu near Vallimalai about 16kms away from Vellore city on the Ranipet, Chithoor Trunk Road. It also has a campus at Vellore Fort.
Facilities at Thiruvalluvar University-
- Placement Cell
- Student Welfare Bureau
Departments at Thiruvalluvar University-
- Department of English
- Department of Economics
- Department of Zoology
- Department of Biotechnology
- Department of Tamil
- Department of Chemistry
- Department of Mathematics
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