Annamalai University Chennai
The Annamalai University is India’s renowned unitary, teaching and residential University. It was established by the munificence of the farsighted and royal hearted philanthropist the late Hon’ble Dr. Rajah Sir Annamalai Chettiar of Chettinad. He began several colleges and eventually the School in 1929. Since its beginning, it has gradually tried to recognize the changing education scenario in the country and has changed its education model accordingly. After the death of Dr. Rajah Sir Annamalai Chettiar, his illustrious son, Padma Bhushan Dr. Rajah Sir Muthiah Chettiar of Chettinad, was the Pro-Chancellor from 1948 to 1984, and he assiduously contributed towards the growth of the University. The University has had the exclusive success of having a succession of prestigious Vice-Chancellors to guide its destinies. During the last 82 years the University has expanded quickly and has consolidated its position as a unitary and residential University with forty-nine Divisions of Study and over 3240 members on its teaching staff. Annamalainagar is already a fast and full-fledged University City, east of Chidambaram, the residence of Lord Nataraja. The University Campus, such as the colleges, hostels, and play areas, consumes an area of about thousand miles. Below are mentioned the Annamalai University Contact Details.
Annamalai University Chennai Contact Details
Address: Annamalai Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India – 608002
Contact Number: +91 – 4144 – 238248/263/796
Fax: +91 – 4144 – 238080
The Directorate of Distance Education founded in 1979. It provides more than five hundred and one different programs of study under the Regular Stream. It is acknowledged with the biggest enrolment in India and is well outfitted with computer and other facilities, sufficient teaching staff and administrative set-up of its own, study centers, computer training centers, etc., to serve its candidates’ clientele in their best interest at their door steps. It has also the unique variation of offering first in India, Postgraduate Degree Programs in Applied Psychology, Zoology, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Bioinformatics and Law through Distance Education function. The Directorate of Distance Education also offers the Programs on Fashion Design, Interior Design, Textile Design, Hotel Management and Catering Technology Programs, Twinning Program, Retail Management, Commonwealth Youth Programme, Programs on Health Science, Music, Yoga, Fire and Safety, Pharmaceutical and Taxation Programs.