Centenary block of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University ( TNAU) is an agricultural university located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India.
History [ edit ]
The Tamil Nadu Agricultural University traces its roots to the Agricultural School at Saidapet, Chennai, established in 1868.
In 1906 the school was relocated to Coimbatore.
On 1 June 1971 the university itself was established.
with erstwhile Faculty of Agriculture of [1 ] University of Madras as nucleus
Academics [ edit ]
The University is offering 13 undergraduate programs, 40 graduate programs and 27 doctoral programs.
As the university switched over to the e-learning from the academic year 2007, it was made compulsory for first-year students to procure personal laptops. [1 ] In 2013 facilities have been created for students to pay fees through State Bank Collect using Internet. [2 ]
Colleges [ edit ]
The university has 11 constituent colleges and eight affiliated colleges. Affiliated college offer only undergraduate studies.
Constituent colleges [ edit ]
Affiliated Colleges [ edit ]
College of Agricultural Technology, Theni (Kullapuram)
Adhiparasakthi Agricultural college, Kalavai
Vanavarayar Agricultural College, Pollachi
Thanthai Rover Institute of Agriculture and Rural Development, Perambalur
Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru college of Agriculture and Research Institute, Karaikal, Puducherry
Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur PGP College, Paramathi Velur
Imayam Institute of Agriculture and Technology (IIAT), Thuraiyur, Trichy District.
Notable alumni [ edit ]
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