09-27-2014, 03:24 PM
Anna University was established September 4, 1978 as a unitary type of University. It offers higher education in Engineering, Technology and allied Sciences relevant to the current and projected needs obschestva.Pomimo promoting research and disseminating knowledge gained, it strengthens the cooperation between academia and industry krugov.Universitet was created by combining and integrating two well-known technical institutions in the city of Madras.
College of Engineering, Gandhi (CEG) (1794)
Madras Institute of Technology, Chrompet (MIT) (1949), and three technology faculty in the University of Madras.
Years College of Technology (ACT) (1944)
School of Architecture and Planning (SAP) (1957)
Located in the southern city of Madras (Chennai), the main campus of the University extends over 100 hectares abutting Adyar River on the north and Raj Bhavan on the south. Madras Institute of Technology at Chrompet constitutes the second campus of the University which extends over 20 hectares. Both campuses have a variety of buildings to meet the different needs of the university community. The third town, the expansion of over 80 hectares is located at Taramani near Instronic campus, Adyar. Bioprocess Laboratory donated by SPIC is located at present in this campus and a few more centers of advanced studies, like National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), Research Institute of Sugar, Mechatronics Institute, Park of Astana and conference center will also be posted there in the future .
Since December 2001 it has become a large, highly renowned affiliated University, having brought into its fold about 426 self-financing engineering colleges six public colleges and three government aided engineering colleges located in various parts of Tamil Nadu.
Anna University, which is affiliated type is a member of the Association of Indian Universities, the Association of Commonwealth Universities and Partner of UNESCO International Center for Engineering Education (UICEE). UGC accredited Anna University with Five Star Status in 2002 which is the highest rating. With proven capabilities in academic and research areas, Anna University was able to receive this honor for five years for outstanding achievements in the field of technical education.