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University of Madras, Chennai
Year Founded : 1857
Accreditation : UGC
Recognition : NAAC
Affiliation : State University
Contact No : 044-25399422
Email : vcoffice@unom.ac.in
Website : http://www.unom.ac.in/
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Overview

University of Madras (UNOM), Chennai was established in 1857. The University has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with the five star rating first, and later with an "A" rating. The UGC has recognised the University as one of the centres for "potential for excellence" in the country.

 

Madras University is the mother of almost all the old Universities of south India. The University area of jurisdiction has been confined to three districts of Tamil Nadu in recent years. This is consequent to establishment of various universities in the State and demarcation of the University territories. This University has been growing from strength to strength while widening its teaching and research activities.

 

Campus of University of Madras -

 

The university has four campuses, located in Chepauk, Marina, Guindy and Taramani campuses: 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 University of Madras -

 

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

 

Schools at University of Madras -

 

  • School of Historical Studies
  • School of Social Sciences
  • School of Political and International Studies
  • School of Economics
  • School of Philosophy and Religious Thought
  • School of Fine and Performance Arts
  • School of English and Foreign Languages
  • School of Management Studies
  • School of Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science
  • School of Information and Communication Studies
  • School of Earth and Atmospheric Science
  • School of Tamil and other Dravidian Languages
  • School of Sanskrit and Other Indian Languages
  • School of Earth and Atmospheric Science
  • School of Chemical Sciences
  • School of Physical Sciences
  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Basic Medical Sciences
  • School of Nano Science and Photonics
  • Institute of Distance Education, University of Madras
Courses
Master of Arts in Ancient History and Archaeology
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Category : Archaeology
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

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 those who have completed their graduation/bachelor's degree in any of the following fields History, Archaeology, Anthropology, Sociology, and Geology. If a candidate is interested to pursue a course in archaeology then he has to join in the best institutes in India. Career Prospects: - This profession surely gives a golden opportunity for those who love to reveal the past. After successful completion of post graduate degree in archeology, one can get the job as Epigraphists, Numismatists. The former one is the study of inscriptions found on ancient monuments and temples etc; while the latter is the study of old tokens, coins or various other objects which are used in the earlier times. One can work as tourist guide, interpreters and heritage administrator. One can undertake the teaching line after clearing NET (National Eligibility Test). Skills Required to become a Archaeology: - In this field patience is must. One should have perceptive and questioning mind other than deep observation and logical thinking. In this field essential demands are creativity and accuracy. One should be ready undertake physical stress and strain as one might have to work outdoors continuously for hours and even at times in uncomfortable conditions. Some best places were students can pursue the course: - Delhi Institute of Heritage Research and Management (D.I.H.R.M.), New Delhi University of Madras, Chennai Osmania University, Hyderabad University of Pune, Pune Nagpur University, Nagpur University of Calcutta, Calcutta

Doctor of Philosophy in Ancient History and Archaeology
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Category : Archaeology
Degree : M.Phil.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

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. Archaeology is the systematic as well as the analytical study of past human life and culture by recovering and examining remaining material evidence, such as tools, graves, buildings and pottery. The subjects studied are historical records and frameworks of interpretation, the nature of political power and its expression, interconnections and foreign trade, Technology, production and exchange, society and settlement as well as State and private religion.

Doctor of Philosophy in Archaeology
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Category : Archaeology
Degree : Ph.D.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

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 the systematic as well as the analytical study of past human life and culture by recovering and examining remaining material evidence, such as tools, graves, buildings and pottery. Under an Ph.D. program the students are required to prepare a dissertation on any selected topic within archaeology.

Masters of Laws
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Category : Masters in Law
Degree : LLM
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

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

Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights
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Category : Certificate in Consumer Protection
Degree : Certificate
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : Certification

Master of Arts in Human Rights and Duties Education
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Correspondence
Medium : Distance Learning
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Historical Studies
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Category : History
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. History - Stands for Master of Arts in History. Typically, a M.A. (History) is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is graduation in any discipline. History is the study of mankind's past. Subjects usually studied under this degree are History of India, Ancient History, Medieval History, Economical History, Social Structures Through the Ages, World History, Historiography etc.

Master Of Arts In Anthropology
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Continuing Education Management
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Human Resource Management
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Historical Studies
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Category : History
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. History - Stands for Master of Arts in History. Typically, a M.A. (History) is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is graduation in any discipline. History is the study of mankind's past. Subjects usually studied under this degree are History of India, Ancient History, Medieval History, Economical History, Social Structures Through the Ages, World History, Historiography etc.

Master Of Arts In Sociology
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Category : Sociology
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Sociology - Stands for Master of Arts in Sociology. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Sociology is a social science that studies the norms, traditions and cultures of societies. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Development of Sociology, Classical Sociology, Sociology of India, Agrarian Society, Political Sociology, Social Movements, Contemporary Social Theories, Sociology of Education, Sociology of Media, Sociology of Karl Marx, Sociology of Max Weber etc.

Master Of Arts In Defence and Strategic Studies
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master of arts In Public Administration
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Category : Public Administration
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Public Administration - Stands for Master of Arts in Public Administration. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Public Administration is the study of administrative and executive power. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Political Theory, Public Administration and Governance, Public Policy, Indian Political System, Administrative Thinkers, Organizational Behaviour, Research Methodology, Financial Administration, Rural and Urban Governments, Political Economy, Global Political Economy and Governance etc.

Master Of Arts In Political Science
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Category : Political Science
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Political Science - Stands for Master of Arts in Political Science. Typically, a M.A. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any discipline. Political Science is a branch a social science that studies and analyzes the theory and practice of politics and political systems. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Indian Constitution, Fundamental Rights and Duties, Principles of State Policy, Constitutional Amendment, Functions of Rajya Sabha & Lok Sabha and Judicial Structure.

Master Of Arts In International Relations
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Indian Economics
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Category : Economics
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Economics - Stands for Master of Arts in Economics. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Economics is the study and analysis of production, distribution and consumption of goods and services. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Mathematics & Statistics, International Trade & Finance, Agricultural Economics, Social Economics, Public Economics, Indian Economic Policy, Marketing Management etc.

Master Of Arts In Econometrics
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Financial Economics
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Indian Philosophy
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Category : Philosophy
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. Philosophy - Stands for Master of Arts in Philosophy. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. Philosophy studies the general and fundamental problems dealing with existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Western Metaphysics, Indian Epistemology, Traditional and Propositional Logic, History & Philosophy of Natural Science, Analytic Philosophy, Plato, Descartes, Philosophy of Religion, Early Buddhism, Sankhya, Schools of Vedanta Philosophy of Social Science, Hume, Early Wittgenstein, Gandhian Philosophy, Ethics and Meta-ethics, Indian Philosophies of Life, Philosophical Psychology, Environmental Ethics etc.

Master Of Arts In Journalism & Mass Communication (Print and Broadcast Media)
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Category : Journalism and Mass Communication
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Journalism and Mass Communication is concerned with collection and dissemination of news through the print media as well as the electronic media. This involves various areas of works like reporting, writing, editing, photographing, broadcasting or cable casting news items.

Master Of Arts In Journalism- Online Media (Self-Supportive)
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Category : Journalism and Mass Communication
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

Journalism and Mass Communication is concerned with collection and dissemination of news through the print media as well as the electronic media. This involves various areas of works like reporting, writing, editing, photographing, broadcasting or cable casting news items.

Master Of Arts In Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Saiva Siddhanta Studies
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Vaishnava Studies
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Divyaprabhandham
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Christian Studies
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Comparative Religion and Philosophy with Specialization in Jaina Studies
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In Islamic Studies
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Category : Other Arts Subjects
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A.(Other Arts Subjects) - Stands for Master of Arts in Other Arts Subjects. Typically, a M.A is a two year post graduate program, minimum eligibility for which is a graduation in any relevant subject. Master of Arts is a vast field and offers various courses. The course offered in this degree are M.A in Public Administration, M.A. in Women Studies and M.A. in Tourism Management.

Master Of Arts In English
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Category : English
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. English - Stands for Master of Arts in English. An M.A. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in any discipline. English is the study of literature, linguistics and philosophy of the English language. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Poetry, Drama, Prose & Fiction, Literary Criticism, Linguistics, Comparative Literature, New Literature in English etc.

Master Of Arts In French
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Category : French
Degree : M.A.
Mode : Full Time
Medium : Campus
Level : PG

M.A. French - Stands for Master of Arts in French. Typically, a M.A. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.A. degree in French. French is the study of literature, linguistics and philosophy of the French language. Subjects typically studied under this degree are Poetry, Drama, Fiction, Literary Criticism, Literary History etc.

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Name : University of Madras, Chennai
Location : Chepauk
City : Chennai
State : Tamil Nadu
Country : India
Contact No : 044-25399422
Contact Email : vcoffice@unom.ac.in
Website : http://www.unom.ac.in/