Tamil University, Thanjavur

Tamil University, Thanjavur

  • Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu
  • ESTD 1981
  • UGC
  • State University

Facilities available in University

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Gym

  • Laboratory

Major Courses Offered by University

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]
1Year Full Time
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Master of Arts [M.A]
2Years Full Time
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Post Graduate Diploma
1Year Full Time
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Master of Science [M.Sc]
2Years Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now
Master of Education [M.Ed]
2Years Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now
3Years Full Time
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Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]
2Years Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now
1Year Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now
1Year Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now

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About University

The Tamil University is the only university in India which is famous for its research activities and courses on Tamil Language. Tamil University is a pure research oriented university which offers M.Phil and Ph.D courses on Literature, Language, Sculpture, History, Translation and Architecture. University is the largest university in the state.

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  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Languages
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Manuscriptology
  • Faculty of Developing Tamil



The University provides separate hostels to boys and girls.

  • The hostels are large and highly comfortable for all the students.
  • The environment of the hostels is beautiful and ideal for studying.
  • They provide healthy foods and clear water.


The main features of the library have been highlighted below:

  • A collection of around 1,36,324 books.
  • Total number of periodicals is 393.
  • A collection of few rare personal collections of great scholars.
  • Total digital cataloging system.
  • Also available are Photostat machines, linguaphone records, video cassettes, audio cassettes, CD’s for reference.

Gallery and Museum:

The museum of the Tamil University has a rare collection of Tamil arts, tradition and culture. It provides all the important materials for the research activities on social and historical aspects of the people of Tamil Nadu.

  • The museum and the gallery are located in one part of the historical palace called Maratha in the center of the city of Thanjavur.
  • A collection of 3000 objects about crafts, arts and general material of the ancient era of Tamil Nadu.
  • Highly modern sophisticated methods are used for collection, presentation, preservation, education and research works in the museum.
  • During office hours on working days all general public can also visit the museum.

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Contact Details

Phone No: 04362- 226720
iversity Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613005 ,
Thanjavur - 613005
Tamil Nadu , India - 613005
Nearest Bus Stand
Tamil University Bus Stop bus stand 2.31Km
Nearest Airport
Thanjavur Airport airport 3.71Km
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