01-01-2015, 09:04 PM
Madurai Kamraj University, is on its relentless journey over the last 48 years dexterity hordes of native and exotic nature on its way and is passed through the tests of accreditation for achieving the status of excellence. University is aware that the process of achieving excellence is continuous and therefore all efforts are underway to keep the momentum.
The university was created by a bill in the Legislative Assembly of the state so in the year 1965. It is a public university owned and financed by the Government of Tamilnadu and the University Grants Commission. This university is a member of the Association of Indian Universities and one of the nine universities in India with the status of university with potential for excellence. The current Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Alagappa University and Mother Theresa University are off-shoots of Madurai Kamraj University. As at the date, it includes four districts of the income of Madurai, Virudhunagar, Theni Dindugal and for her regular academic program. It currently holds a total of 77 renowned departments and 20 schools. In addition to the departments and schools, the University has 21 academic centers and 21 quasi-academic support units. It has 24 independent colleges, 14 aided colleges, 33 self-financing colleges, 18 recognized institutions, 4 evening colleges, six constituent colleges and one University College catering to the needs of higher education of large numbers of students from rural and urban areas.
The Madurai Kamraj University offers 41 graduate post, 35 M.Phil. and 17 Diploma / P. G. Diploma / certificate courses in various departments. Currently 66 U.G. 45 and P.G. courses offered in the affiliated colleges. At present 2428 students and academics from research on the bun. Currently more than 163 individual research projects are carried out with an outlay over 34 Crores. The University has a modernized central library with three lakhs books, 9,000 e-journals, 3000 e-books, 55,000 reference and text books. One Gbps Internet, INFONET center with 50 nodes and smart class rooms have enhanced ICT enabled teaching and learning.
Madurai Kamraj University strongly believes in decentralized and participatory governance. As a visionary step, academic and administrative autonomy is granted to select schools. The University has established links with Community around through its various outreach activities. National and international level connectivity and visibility of this university is a pointer that moves the University of the status of University with potential for excellence to university status of Excellence