Periyar University, Tamil Nadu, Admission 2020-21

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    • 21 August 2020: Admission is open the admission policy has uploaded on the website. The students can also visit the link from here.
    • 20 August 2020: PRIDE EXAM FEES STRUCTURE get more information about this visit the site clicks here.
    • 19 August 2020: University students check the examination schedule go-to site click here.
University Name Periyar University
Type of University State University
University Contact Number 0427 234 5766
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UG Courses B.A, B.Lit, B.Com, B.B.A, BCA, B.Sc
PG Courses  MA, M.Com, M.Sc, MSW, MLIS, MBA
Address Periyar Palkalai Nagar, Salem, Tamil Nadu 636011
Location Salem, Tamil Nadu
Affiliated By UGC
Founded 17 September 1997
Admission 2020-21 Periyar University Admission
Fee Structure Periyar University Fee Structure

Periyar University was established by the Government of Tamil Nadu in 1997. The university is named after a social reformer Thanthai Periyar. Periyar University imparts higher education at three levels, i.e., through its Departments of Study and Research, Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE)and the affiliated faculties. Located in Salem, Tamil Nadu, India.

BA Admission
B.Sc Admission
B.Com Admission
BBA Admission
B.Arch Admission
BCA Admission
BJMC Admission
BHMCT Admission
BDS Admission
MBBS Admission
B.ALLB/LLB Admission
B.Pharma Admission
BFA Admission
MA Admission
M.Sc Admission
M.Com Admission
MBA Admission
MCA Admission

Periyar University, Tamil Nadu Prospectus 2020-21: Download Now

Periyar University. It is a State University that is located in Salem, Tamil Nadu. This University Provide These Course Like NGO Management for Social Development, M.C.A. (Aided & Self Supportive) , M.Sc. Computer Science (Self Supportive) Courses. University was established on 17 September 1997 and Affiliated By The University Grants Commission. Etc. Student Can Check More Courses These Are Given Below.

Admission Process of  Periyar University

The student can take the admission in the university by an Entrance test and as well as direct admission.
You will get the application and prospectus form to visit the official website. Download the admission form to click on the given link here.

Important date

Last date for submission of filled in application 17/05/2020.
Date of Entrance test 29/05/2020

M.Phil. /PhD Notification regarding Important Date and Time

The last date for submission of online application is on 24/06/2020 before 5 PM.

The last date for the printed version of the online admission to reach the university is 28/06/2020

Admit card will be available at the university from 03/07/2020 to 06/07/2020. You can obtain the admit card from the university to enter the application number and Date of Birth.

Date of Common Entrance Test is 06/07/2020

How to Apply

  • Visit the offcial website of University.
  • Click on ” Admission Tab”.
  • Fillup the application form completely and Properly.
  • upload all documents with photograph.
  • After filling the application form click on ” Submit Button”

Schools and Departments in Periyar

School of Biosciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Microbiology
School of Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Library and Information Science
  • Mathematics
School of Physical Sciences
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Energy Studies
School of Business Studies
  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • Periyar Institute of Management Studies
School of Languages
  • English
  • Tamil
School of Professional Studies
  • Education
  • Food Science and Nutrition
  • Textiles and Apparel Design
School of Social Sciences
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • History
School of Life Sciences
  • Botany
  • Zoology
  • Environmental Science
  • Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics

Periyar University Courses 

M.A. Tamil M.A. English M.A. Economics
M.A. Human Resource Development M.Com. M.Sc. Applied Geology
M.Sc. Physics M.Sc. Chemistry M.Sc. Biochemistry
M.Sc. Applied Psychology M.Sc. Biotechnology M.Sc. Microbiology
M.Sc. Zoology M.Sc. Bioinformatics M.Sc. Computer Science (Self Supportive)
M.B.A. (Aided & Self Supportive) Executive M.B.A. M.Ed.
M.Sc. Environmental Science M.Sc. Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics M.Sc. Statistics
M.A. Sociology M.L.I.S M.C.A. (Aided & Self Supportive)
M.Sc. Food Science and Nutrition M.Sc. Mathematics M.Sc. Botany
M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication

Periyar University Certificate 

Communication Excellence Counseling Psychology
NGO Management for Social Development Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Library and Information Science

Application Fees in Periyar University:

Particulars Amount To Be Paid
Revaluation        INR 300
Transparency       INR 300
Re-Totaling       INR 250


  • Periyar University Arts and Science College, Mettur Dam, Salem Dist – 636 401.
  • Periyar University Arts and Science College, Pennagaram Dharmapuri Dist – 636 806.
  • Periyar University College of Arts & Science, Harur, Dharmapuri Dt.
  • Periyar University College of Arts & Science, Pappiredipatty, Dharmapuri Dt.
  • Periyar University College of Arts & Science, Iddapadi, Salem Dt – 637 101.

Periyar University Community Colleges

  • Bharathiyar Arts and Science College for women, Attur
  • ERK Arts and Science College, Dharmapuri
  • Government Arts College (Autonomous) Salem-7
  • Government Arts College, Dharmapuri
  • Muthayammal Arts and Science College, Rasipuram
  • Namakkal Kavinar Ramalingam Government Arts College for Women
  • Padmavati Arts and Science College for women, Omalur
  • Selvam Arts and Science College, Namakkal
  • Sri Sarada Women’s College, Salem
  • Sri Vidhya Mandir Arts and Science College, Uthangarai
  • Vivekananda Arts and Science College for women, Tiruchengode

Research Guidelines in Periyar University

  • Regulations of M.Phil (As per UGC 2009)
  • Regulations of Ph.D. (As per UGC 2009)
  • UGC Revised M.Phil/Ph.D. Degree Regulation
  • Fees Structure for Ph.D
  • List of Affiliated Colleges and Research Institutions, Recognized to Conduct
  • Ph.D.Programmes as on 05.02.2016List of Affiliated Colleges and Research Institutions
  • Recognized to Conduct M.Phil. Programs

Reservation in Periyar University

50% GEN 27% OBC 15% SC 8% ST

Extracurricular Activities

  • National Service Scheme
  • Youth Red Cross Society.

Best Quality Of University

  • Good Results
  • In spring Environment
  • Good Faculties
  • Best Performance
  • Wonderful Facilities
  • Best Libraries Good Education
  • Wide Area Campus
  • Placements Record
  • Good Practical Labs
  • Understanding with Teacher and Students

Placement record

  • Tata Consultancy Services.
  • HCL.
  • Mahindra.
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.
  • HP.
  • ITC.
  • Infosys.
  • Coal India.
  • Oil and Natural Gas Corporation.
  • HDFC Bank.
  • Tata Motors Limited.
  • Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited.
  • Sun Pharma.
  • Reliance Industries Limited.
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University Facilities
  • Guest House
  • Men’s Hostel
  • Women’s Hostel
  • Photo Copy
  • Cafeteria
  • Bank
  • Internet Centre
  • Networking Facility
  • Placement Cell
  • Sport Ground
  • Daily News Paper (English And Hindi)
  • Student Amenity Centre

Periyar University Art Courses Fees Structure

Course Course Code I Sem II Sem III Sem IV Sem V Sem VI Sem Total
B.A. History UHI 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A (Political Science) UPS 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A (Public Admin) UPA 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A Tamil UTL 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A English UEN 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A. Economics UEC 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A (Hindi) UHD 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A. Sociology USY 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A. Home Science UHA 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A. Psychology UCY 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.Litt Tamil ULT 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A (Sanskrit) USK 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A (Education) UED 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
B.A (Jou&MassCom) UJM 1460 750 750 750 750 750 5210
About University 
  • Address: Periyar Palkalai Nagar, Salem-636011, Tamil Nadu, India.
  • Ph: 0427-2345766 , 2345520.