why choose ?


 How many programmes are offered under Distance mode by Alagappa University? ?

66 programmes are offered for the year 2019-20

What is the level of Recognition? ?

Alagappa University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi and obtained 2(f) and 12(B) status to receive UGC and central government grants.


What is the Genesis of the University? ?

Alagappa University has emerged from the galaxy of institutions (Arts College, Training College, Sports College, Polytechnic College, Engineering College etc) initially founded by the great philanthropist and educationist Dr.RM.Alagappa Chettiar during 1950's. He donated 440 acre green and lush land to the Government. Alagappa University was established through a Special Act of the State Legislature by the Government of Tamil Nadu in 9th May1985.


What are the credentials and ranking of Alagappa University? ?

2017: Obtained A+ Grade with CGPA of 3.64 grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). Alagappa University is the first State University in Tamil Nadu to obtain the coveted A+ grade.
2018: Obtained Category–1 status and Autonomy status by the MHRD-UGC.
2018: Secured 4th position in MHRD-Swachhta Ranking 2018 for the cleanest Government Higher Educational Institutions in India.
2018: Bagged Rs.100 crore funds under MHRD RUSA 2.0 Scheme for Quality enhancement.
2019: Secured 28th position among Universities in MHRD-NIRF 2019 ranking.
2019: Secured 20th position in QS India Ranking, 104th position in QS BRICS Ranking and 216th position in QS Asia Ranking 2019.