Periyar University, Salem

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  • Department of Zoology

    Department of Zoology

    Zoology is central to our understanding of the world. Zoologists seek to discover the fundamental principles that pinpoint animal life focusing on the diversity, function and evolution of animals and thus providing the scientific basis for our knowledge regarding the life style, physiology, diseases and their curative measure in the natural environment by conducting research in insects to mammalian cells. Courses Offered : => M.Sc. Zoology => M.Phil. Zoology => Ph.D. Zoology Activities : => Conferences/Workshops/Seminars Organized => Senior Visiting Fellows

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  • Department of Textiles and Apparel Design

    Department of Textiles and Apparel Design

    Established in the year 2014, the department of textiles and apparel design aims at equipping students with knowledge and skills that would make them job ready and self-reliant. The curriculum also focuses on opportunities and entrepreneurship. The department offers M.Sc, M.phil, PhD and certificate programmes. To implement effectively the curriculum and research activities, the department is equipped with the best laboratories for draping, sewing and construction, fashion sketching, Computer application in design and Textile testing.

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  • Department of Mathematics

    Department of Mathematics

    The Department of Mathematics was instituted with the UG Programme in the year 2009 and the PG Programme in the year 2010. It consists of well-qualified and experienced staff members who are trained in innovative methodology. It is a matter of pride and privilege to say that the faculty have given excellent coaching to the students due to which many have secured centum in various mathematic subjects. Nearly 30 students who are doing II year Maths have distinguished themselves by securing centum.

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  • Department of English

    Department of English

    The Department of English was started with the UG Programme in 2009 and the PG Programme in 2010. It has experienced a significant growth over these years with the excellent faculty members, who are adequately qualified and experienced in their respective area of study. In addition to M.Phil Degree, a few teachers have got B.Ed & M.Ed Degree which enables them to be good at the pedagogical aspects of teaching. Along with their significant focus on academic performance faculty members train the students in communicative skills to gain language competence and confidence.

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  • Department of Computer science

    Department of Computer science

    he Department of Computer science was started with UG in 2009. It consists of staff members who are qualified with M.Sc., M.Phil & MCA. It is a proud to moment place on record that the students of the department produced 100% results in the University examination held in April 2011. A good number of students participated in Cyber Quest and got certificates at Vysya College in Salem. Staff members of this department namely Mrs.K.Vimala and Mrs.M.Ranjani presented many research papers at frequent intervals at National level seminars and conferences.

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  • Department of Commerce

    Department of Commerce

    The Department of Commerce was established in 1997 by the Act of Periyar University. The Department of Commerce was established with the objectives of promoting teaching, research and training in the fields of commerce. The department offers M.Com., M.Phil., and Ph.D. Programmes. The department specializes in Accounting, Taxation, Marketing, Human Resource Management, Insurance, Banking, Finance, Business Environment and Tourism Development. The department has produced 56 Ph.D.’s and 200 M.Phil’s.

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  • Department of Library and Information Science

    Department of Library and Information Science

    The Department of Library and Information Science was established in 2011.The Department has full-fledged, dedicated and committed team of faculties with rich research experience. The Syllabus coverage in the Department is on par with the international standards. The multimedia technology is used in regular classes. The programmes offered by the Department are M.L.I.S two year CBCS programme, M.Phil.in Library and Information Science and PhD Research programme. All the passed out students got well placed in leading Academic institution and research institutions with decent pay and perks.

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  • Department of PRIMS(Periyar Institute of Management Studies)

    Department of PRIMS(Periyar Institute of Management Studies)

    Periyar Institute of Management Studies (PRIMS) is one of the upcoming management institutes in the Southern region of the country. PRIMS offers two years full time MBA program (Aided & Self Finance) with a difference (CBCS – Choice Based Credit Systems) since its inception in 2005. The institute also offers M.Phil full-time and Ph.D. both full and part-time programmes to promote research activities. PRIMS are an active Institutional member of All India Management Association. Courses Offered : => Master of Business Administration (MBA) => M.Phil. in Management

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  • Department of Sociology

    Department of Sociology

    The Department of Sociology has been established in October, 2008 at Periyar University to carve out social equilibrium through its three dimensional phenomena as Courses Offered : => M.A. Sociology => M.Phil. Sociology => Ph.D. Sociology => Certificate Course in NGO Management for Social Development (One Year) Activities : Village Adoption Programme :

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  • Department of Psychology

    Department of Psychology

    The department of Psychology is established in 2008, to fulfill the vision of social reformer Periyar E. V. Ramaswamy by promoting equal opportunities to students across the country. The department carries energy and dynamism, providing students with excellent opportunities for personal growth and professional excellence. The focus is on the wholesome development of students, interlacing classroom experience and practical exposure.

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  • Department of Microbiology

    Department of Microbiology

    The Department of Microbiology, Periyar University, was started during the academic year 2009-2010, with a vision of establishing world class Science and Technology base with a view to provides knowledge, skills and services in Microbiology with internationally competitive systems. Courses Offered : => M.Sc. Microbiology => M.Phil. Microbiology => Ph.D. Microbiology Facility : => News Letter => Laboratory => Department Library => Department Achievements Department of Microbiology Periyar University Periyar Palkalai Nagar Salem – 636011 Tamil Nadu

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  • Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

    Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

    The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication was instituted in 2008. All the faculty members are fully qualified besides having rich media professional experience and expertise in handling creative jobs. All the media houses have resource sharing facility by which there is professional exchange of views and thought process between journalists and journalism educators. Courses Offered : => M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication => M.Sc., Visual Communication (5 Year Integrated ) => M.Phil. Journalism and Mass Communication => Ph.D. Journalism and Mass Communication

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  • Department of Biotechnology

    Department of Biotechnology

    The Department of Biotechnology established in 2008, has been offering high quality PG and research programmes so as to produce world class biotechnologists who can address the challenges and needs of the country and the world at large. It aims to become a leading centre of education, research and entrepreneurship in biotechnology, guided by sound scientific and ethical principles. Courses Offered : => M.Sc Biotechnology => M.Phil Biotechnology => Ph.D Biotechnology Activities :

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  • Department of Food science

    Department of Food science

    The department of Food Science and Nutrition was instituted in the year 2005, to tap the unexplored potential and its application to the society in the discipline of Food Science and Nutrition. The Department fosters teaching, research and extension activities in the major thrust area like Food Chemistry/ Post Harvesting Technology, Food Product Development, Nutraceutical and Functional Foods, Clinical and Public Health Nutrition. Courses Offered : => M.Sc Food Science => M.Phil Food Science => Ph.D Food Science Activities : => Extension Activities

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  • Department of Education

    Department of Education

    “Educationists should build the capacities of the Spirit of Inquiry, Creativity, Entrepreneurial and Moral Leadership among the Students and become their Role Model.” Courses Offered : => Master of Education (M.Ed) => M.Phil. in Education => Ph.D. in Education Activities : => Department Activities => Extension Activities Facility : Library : The Department library is equipped with more than 2500 books on different titles on education along with journals/magazines. Language Laboratory :

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  • Department Of Economics

    Department Of Economics

    The Department of Economics was established in the year 2005. The Government of Tamil Nadu was very keen to set up this Department in this University to cater to the needs of the students in this backward region. Courses Offered : => M.A. Economics => M.Phil. Economics => Ph.D. Economics Activities : => Collaboration with the District Rural Development Agency, Government of Tamil Nadu for Integrated Rural Energy programme in Salem district.

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  • Department of Computer Science

    Department of Computer Science

    The Department of Computer Science was established in 2002, with the objective of imparting quality education in the domain of Computer Science and Applications. With rapidly evolving technology and the continuous need for innovation, the department has always produced quality professionals, holding important positions in Information Technology industries in India and abroad. The Department updates its syllabi frequently to attract young talents from all over the country.

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  • Department of Biochemistry

    Department of Biochemistry

    The department of Biochemistry was established in the year 2005. The main objective of the department is to inculcate the basic concepts and applications of Biochemistry and thrive in the field of research and development. The department is known for its commitment to the development of the students into well-rounded individuals who can take on leadership role in Industry, Academic or Government. Courses Offered : => M.Sc. Biochemistry => M.Phil. Biochemistry => Ph.D. Biochemistry Activities :

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  • Department of Chemistry

    Department of Chemistry

    The Department of Chemistry is established in 2004 with a view of imparting knowledge in all fields of Chemistry among the students and offering three specializations namely Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry and Physical Chemistry at post graduate level. Our faculties have chosen to work on the most modern, current and thrust areas of chemical sciences. The motto of the Department of Chemistry is Education, Employment, Productivity and Prosperity. Courses Offered : => M.Sc. Chemistry => M.Phil. Chemistry => Ph.D. Chemistry Activities :

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  • Department of Physics

    Department of Physics

    The Department of Physics was established in 2004. We are offering Ph.D, M.Phil. and Post Graduate courses under Choice Based Credit System. Faculty members are actively involved in Teaching and carrying out Research on thrust areas. Department of Science and Technology has recognized the Departmental academic and research activities and offered grant under FIST programme. The Post Graduate courses laboratories are fully equipped and advanced practicals are included in the curricula. The UGC is supporting our Department through NON-SAP Programme.

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  • Department of Geology

    Department of Geology

    The Department of Geology was started as Madras university P.G extension centre at Govt., Engineering College Campus in the Year 1984. Prof A. Jayakumar was the Head for the Madras university PG extension centre and later he became the first Vice Chancellor of the Periyar University. Geology department was evolved as one of the pioneer Departments under Periyar University in the year 1997. Since then it was functioning in the university without any permanent faculty members in the department. The department has got full-fledged status from December 2004. Prof. S.

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  • Department of Mathematics

    Department of Mathematics

    The Department of Mathematics is one of the Departments functioning from the inception of Periyar University since 1997. The Department conducts various research activities in the following areas: Courses Offered : => M.Sc. Mathematics => M.Phil. Mathematics => Ph.D. Mathematics Facility : => Computer Lab => Department Library with Good collection => Scholarship and University Research Fellowship Department of Mathematics Periyar University Periyar Palkalai Nagar Salem – 636011 Tamil Nadu India Contact No : 0427-2345766 (Ext.No : 253 , 254)

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  • Department of History

    Department of History

    Department of History In the period of 22 years of its existence, the center and the university have produced 29 Doctorates and more than 100 M.Phil adjudicated. bt present 10 M.Phil (full time) scholars have been enrolled for their research proogramme, 4 University Research Fellowships and 1 Junior Research Fellowship have been awarded during the year 2005-06. Apart from that more than 20 Ph.D Scholars have been registered for part time programme. One Major and four Minor projects were submitted to UGC for funding. Department of History Periyar University Salem - 636 011

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  • Department of Tamil

    Department of Tamil

    The Department of Tamil was established in the year 2004 with the objective of providing quality education to the rural Students in and around Salem. The Department has seven faculty members with adequate qualification from various field of research. Also the department offers job oriented and relevant subjects for the students. Well equipped language lab has been established to promote the pronunciation skill of the students and the modern teaching methods are being adapted.

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  • Department of English

    Department of English

    To offer opportunities to explore literature and language across cultures, to motivate students to be responsible citizens and to make every student humane. To inspire an aesthetic appreciation for English literature and language. To cultivate intellectual curiosity, creativity and the desire for lifelong learning. To inculcate effective use of English in creative expression and day–to-day life. Courses Offered : => M.A. English => M.Phil English => Ph.D. English Activities : => Department Activities => Extension Activities Facility :

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  • Department of Environmental Science

    Department of Environmental Science

    The Department of Environmental Science was created in 2011 with the aim of providing innovative knowledge and awareness at the forefront of interdisciplinary sciences focusing on environmental care and renewable energy. The department is established with well-equipped smart classes, laboratory and library, and offers new interdisciplinary curricula for the postgraduate students. The curricula cover the subjects with the current thrust areas of various environmental and renewable-energy sciences. Courses Offered : => M.Sc. Environmental Science

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  • Department of Botany

    Department of Botany

    The Department of Botany was established in the year 2011. The department is being blooming in to making wisdom. Our mission is to discover, maintain, and transmit knowledge concerning basic plant biology and provide leadership in the biological sciences. The department is successfully running postgraduate programme in Botany from the Academic year 2011-2012 and M.Phil. (Regular) and Ph.D. programmes in (Regular & Part Time). Courses Offered : => M.Sc. Botany => M.Phil. Botany => Ph.D. Botany Research Programmes :

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