Alagappa University is located in Sivaganga district of Tamil Nadu in the town of Karaikudi. Karaikudi is accessible from Madurai and Tiruchirappalli in just 2 hours by rail or road. This university was founded by R.M. Alagappa Chettiar in May 1985. Its objective is to foster research and development in various branches for learning. It is recognized by the UGC and the Tamil Nadu Universities Act to widen the academic activities horizon in the areas of Arts and Science The motto of University is “Excellence in Action”.
Scheme of Distance Education and Admission
The candidates can seek admission by directly applying to the university or by taking education from any of its approved Study centers. If the candidates get enrolled directly in the University, then the Course Material is sent directly to them and they also have to attend all the Contact Classes that held at Karaikudi. And if candidates are enrolling through the Study Centers, then they are sent the Course Materials through the respective Study Centers and the classes are then arranged by the respective study centers and they have to attend them.
SCHEME OF DIRECT ADMISSION WITHIN THE UNIVERSITY
For the direct admission a form has to be filled and submitted along with the documents like: The certificate of HSC/ Diploma attested by some Gazetted Officer, Student Index Card and a Demand Draft in the favor of the Director, Alagappa University, for the prescribed fee.
SCHEME OF ADMISSION THROUGH STUDY CENTERS
For the admission through the study centers the application has to be submitted along with the above mentioned documents and two Demand Drafts. One in favor of the Director, of Alagappa University and the other Demand Draft in the favor of the Study Center where the candidate wants to seek admission. Both the Demand Drafts are to be submitted at the Study Center with the duly filled Applications. At the time of admission Transfer Certificate would be required.
CONFIRMATION OF ADMISSION BY THE DIRECTORATE
After careful study of the documents, the eligible candidates will be informed by the directorate and would be assigned Enrollment Number along with their Identity Cards.