DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION, GOVERNMENT OF TAMILNADU

Office of the Director of Collegiate Education, Chennai 600 006.
Address: 9th Floor, EVK Sampath Buildings , College Road , Chennai 600 006.
Phone Nos. 28271911, 28212091,28276791, 28276792, 28203104, 28203106, 28203109
Fax: 28275094

Designation / Section   Name Off. Phone

HONOURABLE CHIEF MINISTER

CM THIRU M.K. STALIN 044-25672345 
HONOURABLE MINISTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATION hr THIRU K. PONMUDI 044-25671142 

PRINCIPAL SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT  HIGHER EDUCATION DEPARTMENT

IAS THIRU. D. KARTHIKEYAN IAS 044-25670499 
DIRECTOR  DCE Dr. C. POORANACHANDRAN, M.C.A, M.Phil, Ph.D 28212090 
JOINT DIRECTOR (P & D)    Dr. (Tmt). C.V. DEEPAA,  M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D  28271911, 28231843 
JOINT DIRECTOR (FINANCE)    Dr. K.S. MEENA., M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D 28275023 
FINANCIAL ADVISOR & CHIEF ACCOUNTS OFFICER    Tmt. JAGADEESWARI DEVENDRAN  B.Com., A.C.A.,  28212091 
P.A to DIRECTOR & PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER    Tmt. A. THANNOLI, M.Com, M.Phil  28271911 

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR                                         GOVERNMENT COLLEGES

  Dr. VIJAYAKUMAR., M.A., M.Phil., M.B.A., PGDCA., Ph.D 28271911 
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR                                          SELF-FINANCING COLLEGES    Thiru. B. SRIDHAR, M.A., M.Ed., M.Phil 28271911 
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR                                          AIDED COLLEGES     -- 28271911 

STATE LIAISON OFFICER                                        (TN NATIONAL SERVICE SCHEME)

  Dr. M. SENTHILKUMAR., M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D 28271911 
SENIOR ACCOUNTS OFFICER    -- 28271911 
UNDER SECRETARY TO GOVERNEMNT & LAW OFFICER   Thiru. R. MANIMARAN., B.Sc., B.L 28271911 

SPECIAL OFFICER (E-GOVERNANCE)              (ON DEPUTATION)

  Dr. ANANTHI SHESHASAAYEE, MCA, M.Phil, Ph.D., PGDET