Provide a vibrant learning environment, fostering innovation and creativity inspired by cutting edge research
The Government of Tamil Nadu established the Periyar University at Salem on 17th September 1997 as per the provisions of the Periyar University Act, 1997. The University covers the area comprising four districts namely Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri. The University got the 12(B) and 2f status from the University Grants Commission, New Delhi and respectively reaccredited by the NAAC with “A” grade in 2015. The University bagged 90th rank among Indian Universities by MHRD NIRF 2018.
1. The Computer lab contains 61 personal computer systems is used to provide the needs of the students in browsing and electronic mail.
2. The University has launched 1 Gbps Internet connectivity to increase the Internet usage and to promote ICT enabled soft skill program.
3. The Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE) offers various PG courses in the departments of Arts, Commerce, Management & Science.