Annamalai University Recognition

All the programmes of study offered by the Directorate of Distance Education of Annamalai University have the approval of the Distance Education Council – New Delhi.

The B.Ed programme has the approval of National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) – New Delhi.

National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited Annamalai University.

Annamalai University Recognition

Established in 1929, Annamalai University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Chidambaram (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Tamil Nadu. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission, India, Annamalai University (AU) is a coeducational higher education institution. Annamalai University (AU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 89 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students’ past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

University Grants Commission, India

Year of first Accreditation

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
  • National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE)
  • Pharmacy Council of India (PCI)