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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 the districts of Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri. The University got the 12(B) and 2f status from the University Grants Commission and has been accredited by NAAC with B+ grade in 2007. The University is recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) & a a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU).

Periyar University Distance Education 2017:

Periyar University is a university located in Salem, Tamilnadu, India. The university was established in the year of 1997 by Government of Tamilnadu after a social reformer Thanthai Periyar. Â The university offers various higher education distance education courses through Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE). PRIDE has five hundred and twenty five study centres throughout India and seven abroad. In our today's post we'll write about various courses offered by Periyar University Distance Education, There fee structure, admission process & contact details.

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Periyar University imparts higher education at three levels, i.e., through its Departments of Study and Research, Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE) and the affiliated colleges. The University has eighteen departments of study offering Post Graduate and Research Programs and sixty six affiliated colleges.

Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE) is imbibing knowledge into the veins of the students who could not take up the regular academic studies in affiliated colleges due to their economic condition. PRIDE has five hundred and twenty five study centers throughout India and seven abroad.

Periyar University Time Table Dec 2016 :

The Periyar University has been named after the renowned social reformer Thanthai Periyar. It has been accredited with National Accreditation Council (NAAC) certification. Postgraduate and doctorate programs are conducted by all departments of the Periyar University. FOUNDATION I-YEAR – FOUNDATION Sl.No | SUBJECT CODE |SUBJECT NAME |EXAM DATE |SESSION 1 TAMIL – I BFOA 07-01-2017 FN 2 TELUGU – I BFOE 07-01-2017 FN 3 KANNADA – I BFOF 07-01-2017 FN 4 MALAYALAM – I BFOG 07-01-2017 FN 5 URDU – I BFOH 07-01-2017 FN 6 HINDI – I BFOI 07-01-2017 FN 7 FRENCH – I BFOJ 07-01-2017 FN 8 SANSKRIT – I BFOK 07-01-2017 FN 9 ARABIC – I BFOL 07-01-2017 FN 10 ENGLISH – I BFOC 08-01-2017 FN II – YEAR – FOUNDATION Sl.No | SUBJECT CODE |SUBJECT NAME |EXAM DATE |SESSION 11 TAMIL – II BFOB 28-12-2016 AN 12 HINDI – II BFOM 28-12-2016 AN 13 TELUGU – II BFOR 28-12-2016 AN 14 KANNADA – II BFOS 28-12-2016 AN 15 MALAYALAM – II BFOT 28-12-2016 AN 16 URDU – II BFOU 28-12-2016 AN 17 FRENCH – II BFOV 28-12-2016 AN 18 SANSKRIT – II BFOW 28-12-2016 AN 19 ARABIC – II BFOX 28-12-2016 AN 20 ENGLISH – II BFOD 29-12-2016 AN

UG -Arts Courses (3 Years )
BATamil/English/Hindi/Sanskrit/History/Political Science/Co-operation/Education/Economics/Public Administration/Jour & Mass Comm/B.Com/BCA
+ 2 Pass its equivalent
BBA Banking /Sales and Marketing / Hardware/ Networking/Tele – Communication
+ 2 Pass its equivalent
3 B.Lit. Tamil + 2 Pass its equivalent
UG - Science Courses (3Years)
B.Sc Physics / Chemistry / Zoology/ Botany/ Mathematics/Computer Science/Bio-Technology / Microbiology/Home Science / Telecommunication / Information Technology/
+ 2 Pass with Mathematics/ Physics/ Chemistry / Biology/ Biotechnology/Computer Science/ or its equivalent
B.Sc. Hotel Management and Tourism/Geology/ Environmental Science /Yoga
+ 2 Pass its equivalent
UG - Courses (1 Year)
Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.L.I.S)
Any recognized Bachelor Degree
7 MCA B.E degree in any branch (or) B.Sc. Mathematics/Statistics/Computer Science/Applied Science / Computer Technology / Applied Geology (or) B.Sc.Physics/Chemistry/Electonics/B.Com., BBM., with a study of mathematics or Statistics for two semester (or) Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications/Computer Science approved by this University
PG -Courses (2 Years)
8 MBA / M.Sc (IT) Any Degree
9 MA Tamil /History/Human Rights/Journalism & Mass Communication/Public Administration / Sociology/Human Resource Management Any Degree
10 M.A. English Any Degree with Part II English
11 M.A. Education Any Degree with B.Ed.
12 Master of Social Work (MSW) Any Degree
13 M.Com B.Com / BBA / BBM / BA (Co-/ BA Corp Sec/ B.Com (CA)
M.Sc. Physics/Chemistry / Mathematics / Zoology / Botany / Biotechnology/ Environmental Science / Telecommunication /Yoga
B.Sc. with relevant subject or its equivalent
15 M.Sc. Microbiology
B.Sc. Microbiology / Biochemistry/ Biotechnology/ Genetics/ Industrial Microbiology/ Botany/ Zoology, Chemistry /MLT or it’s Equivalent
16 M.Sc. Electronics
B.Sc. /B.Sc. (Electronics and Communication/ B.Sc.(Electronics)/ B.Sc. Physics /B.Sc. (Instrumentation) / B.Sc.(Industrial Electronics)/ B.Sc.(Biomedical Instrumentation)/ B.Sc. (Computer Science)/B.C.A.
PG - Courses (1 Year)
17 Master of Library and Information Science (M.L.I.S) B.L.I.S. B.Lib. it’s equivalent
Lateral Entry
18 BCA Lateral Entry Polytechnic Diploma in any stream of 3 years duration after 10th standard
19 MCA Lateral EntrII year M.Sc.(IT) / Comer Science / Software its equivalent
20 M.C.A/M.Sc.(IT) Lateral Entry II year PGDCA/PG Diploma in IT/Comp Science from any recognized University or Institution recognized by the Syndicate / DOEACC’A level
21 Journalism and Mass Communication (Tamil Medium Only) + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
22 Hospital Management + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
23 Computer Aided Design (CAD) + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
24 Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
25 Business Management + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
26 Early Child Care Education + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
27 Medical Laboratory Technology + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
28 Radio Imaging Technology + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
29 Arts and Crafts + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
30 Yoga + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
31 Refraction optometry technology + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
32 Auto CAD and CATIA + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
33 Auto CAD and UNI Graphics + 2 Pass it’s equivalent
34 Medical Laboratory Technology 10th Pass
35 Radio Imaging Technology 10th Pass
36 Dental Laboratory Technology 10th Pass
37 PGDCA Any Degree
38 Computer Aided Design (CAD) Any Degree
39 Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) Any Degree
40 Hotel Management and Tourism Any Degree
41 Journalism and Mass Communication Any Degree
42 Business Management Any Degree
43 Tele – Communication Management Any Degree
44 International Business Any Degree
45 Guidance and Counseling Any Degree
46 Bio – Technology B.Sc.Agriculture / Biochemistry / Physics / Chemistry / Microbiology/ Zoology / BioTechnology/Bioinformatics /Biology or it’s Equivalents
47 Bio – Informatics B.Sc. Agriculture, Biochemistry, Physics, Chemistry, Microbiology, Zoology, Bioinformatics, BCA with main Biology Subject XII Level
Note : 1. Any degree means – Bachelor’s degree after plus 2 of any recognized University. (10+2+3 years pattern). 2. +2 pass means – Pass in Higher Secondary education or an examination accepted by the Syndicate as equivalent thereto (The Director of the PRIDEreserves the right to make decisions and alternations in all administrative and technical transactions without prior intimation. The University has the right to wind up any of the courses without assigning any reasons).
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