Anna University became a single affiliating university in Tamil Nadu

This article will give you the information about the merge of five regional Anna Universities of Technology (AUT) functioning in different parts of the State under Anna University. The Anna University was the state’s first technical university established in 1978. Now, the Anna University once again became the single affiliating University in Tamil Nadu having more than 535 affiliated Engineering Colleges.

The profile and history of Anna University Tamil Nadu

Anna University The Tamilnadu's first technical University was established on 4th September 1978 in Chennai which is the state's head quarters. This first technical University of the state is called as "Anna University" by the name of former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Mr.Conjeevaram Natarajan Annadurai and he was popularly known as "Arignar Anna". The Anna University is located in Chennai at Guindy near to Adayar River and Raj Bhavan with area of 100 hectares and this is also call as Anna University main campus. The one more campus of Anna University is located at campus at Grompet. Anna University has good infrastructural facilities with state art of Technologies in Computer center, Library, Hostel and etc.. The research section in this university is involved in the various research work in all Engineering and Science field. The main campus of this University is also involved in various activities like providing colleges affiliation, Conducting Counselling for Engineering ,MCA and MBA admissions and etc. Anna University was converted as affiliating University in the year 2002 and it started to give affiliations to various engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu. All the Engineering Colleges in Tamilnadu are getting the affiliation by this Anna University. you can find the new Engineering colleges are affiliated to Anna University in 2012.

Five Anna University of Technology (AUT) in Tamil Nadu

The government of Tamil Nadu while the DMK was the ruling party of Tamil Nadu had established Five Anna University of Technology (AUT) in Tamil Nadu in Chennai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Madurai and Thirunelveli during the year 2007. All the above universities were started in the respective cities with various courses and these Universities got the power to give affiliation for starting the Engineering colleges in Tamil Nadu. This University also got the rights to give autonomous status to various Engineering colleges. So, the Engineering colleges in the respective areas like Chennai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Madurai and Thirunelveli came under the control of these five Anna University of Technologies. The entire college related activities of these Engineering colleges like giving course affiliation, autonomy and others were controlled by five Anna University of Technologies in various places. Due this emerged activity, The Anna University in Chennai became an non-affiliating University in the year 2007.

The Anna University in Chennai became an affiliating University again

After the AIADMK became the ruling party of Tamil Nadu, The government of Tamilnadu has planned to merge all the five Anna University of Technologies in Tamil Nadu with the parent University (Anna University in Chennai). The government has felt that the activities and administration of the five AUT was not good as like the Anna University in Chennai. The government of Tamil Nadu has released an order for the University merge. The order came into execution on 1st August, 2012. By this action of Tamil Nadu government, The Anna University in Chennai became a single affiliating University in Tamil Nadu again. Now all the Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu have come under the control of Anna University in Chennai. you can post your opinion about this merging in The opinion of five Anna University of Technologies merged with Anna University. you can also get all the updated information about Anna University in this article. Find the more and current details of Anna University of Tamil Nadu by the link and read the articles related to Anna University in Tamil Nadu.

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