List of Universities

Region wise

No.

University name

Region

Specialisation

Estd.

1

Alagappa University

Sivagangai

Humanities, Sciences

1985

2

Anna University

Chennai

Engineering & management studies

1978

3

Annamalai University

Cuddalore

Humanities, Sciences, Engineering, Agri

1929

4

Bharathiar University

Coimbatore

Humanities, Sciences

1982

5

Bharathidasan University

Trichy

Humanities, Sciences

1982

6

Madurai Kamaraj University

Madurai

Humanities, Sciences

1965

7

Manonmaniam Sundaranar University

Tirunelveli

Humanities, Sciences

1992

8

Mother Teresa Women's University

Dindigul

Humanities, Sciences

1984

9

Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University

Chennai

Medical

1989

10

Tamil Nadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University

Chennai

Law

1998

11

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Coimbatore

Agriculture

1971

12

Periyar University

Salem

Humanities, Sciences

1997

13

Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University

Chennai

Veterinary

1990

14

Tamil University

Thanjavur

Humanities, Sciences

1981

15

Thiruvalluvar University

Vellore

Humanities, Sciences

2003

16

University of Madras

Chennai

Humanities, Sciences

1857

17

Tamil Nadu Teachers Education University

Chennai

Education

2008

18

Tamil Nadu Open University

Chennai

 

2004

19

Tamil Nadu Physical Education and Sports University

Chennai

Sports

2005

20

Tamil Nadu Dr. J. Jayalalithaa Fisheries University

Nagapattinam

Fisheries & Aqua Culture

2012

21

Tamil Nadu Dr. J. Jayalalithaa Music and Fine Arts University

Chennai

Music and Arts

2013