Year Founded: 1857

Accreditation: NAAC

Contact No: 044 - 25393409, 25393564, 25399422

Website: www.unom.ac.in 

Location: Chepauk , Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India - 600005

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University of Madras (UOM), Chennai is a public research university in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is one of the three oldest universities in India . The university is modeled after the University of London and was incorporated on 5 September 1857 by an act of the Legislative Council of India, and is regulated by the University Grants Commission of the government of India.A public petition in 1839 initiated the formation of University of Madras. The University was in  1840 with Mr.George Norton as its President, that the University Board was constituted. In 1854 after a lapse of 14 years, the Government of India formulated a systematic educational policy for India.

It has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with the highest rating for offering quality education and also recognised as the first centre for potentials of excellence in the Country. The 68 University Departments of study and research are spread over in 4 Campuses organised into 18 Schools each of which offer Post Graduate Courses in respective specialisation, part time and full time Ph.D. Programmes, Diploma and Certificate Programmes.
 

Campus  of  UOM:-
 

The university has four campuses, located in Chepauk, Marina, Guindy and Taramani.Marina campus: School of Tamil and other Dravidian Languages, School of Sanskrit and other Indian Languages.Guindy campus: School of Earth and Atmospheric Science, School of Chemical Sciences, School of Physical Sciences, School of Life Sciences and School of Engineering.Taramani campus: School of Basic Medical Sciences, School of Nanoscience and Photonics.

Facilities in UOM:-
 

  • Library
  • Sports & NSS
  • Hostel & Guest House
  • Seminar  & Conference Hall

 

Faculties/ Departments at UOM :-

 

  • Historical Studies
  • Social Sciences
  • Political and International Studies
  • Economics
  • Philosophy and Religious Thought
  • Fine and Performance Arts
  • English and Foreign Languages
  • Management Studies
  • Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science
  • Information and Communication Studies
  • Earth and Atmospheric Science
     

Entrance Exam at UOM:-
 

For MBA & MCA programmes selection will be made based on the marks obtained in the Tamil Nadu Common Entrance Test (TANCET)

 


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Courses offered by University of Madras, Chennai All Courses 

Master of Arts in Ancient History and Archaeology

Archaeology

Category: Archaeology

Degree: M.A.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 2 Years

 

Archaeology is a study that deals with the knowledge about ancient monuments, historical structure and past civilization. Master of Arts in Archaeology is a postgraduate degree which is suitable for..


Doctor of Philosophy in Ancient History and Archaeology

Archaeology

Category: Archaeology

Degree: M.Phil.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 2 Years

 

M.Phil.(Archaeology)- Stands for Master of Philosophy in Archaeology. Typically, an M.Phil in Archaeology is a two years course, minimum eligibility for which is an M.A. degree in Archaeology...


Doctor of Philosophy in Archaeology

Archaeology

Category: Archaeology

Degree: Ph.D.

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 1 Year

 

Ph.D. Archaeology - Stands for Doctor of Philosophy in Archaeology. Typically, a Ph.D. is a five year post doctoral program, minimum eligibility for which is an M.Phil in Archaeology. Archaeology is..


Masters of Laws

Category: Masters in Law

Degree: LLM

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 2 Years

 

Masters of Laws (Two Years) in :- Constitution and Legal Order International Law and Organisation


Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights

Category: Certificate in Consumer Protection

Degree: Certificate

Mode: Full Time

Medium: Campus

Duration: 1 Year

 


Name : University of Madras, Chennai
Location : Chepauk
City : Chennai
State : Tamil Nadu
Country : India
Contact No : 044 - 25393409, 25393564, 25399422
Website : www.unom.ac.in 

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