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About PRIDE

The Periyar University

The Periyar University was established in the year 1997 by the act 45 of Government of Tamil Nadu. The University is located on the National Highway (NH7) towards Bangalore at about 8 Kms from the Salem city. The Campus extends to about 100 acres accommodating the administrative and department buildings. The University named after a renowned social reformer popularly called “Thanthai Periyar”. The University Grants Commission has granted 2f, 12 (B) and re-accredited with NAAC ‘A’ in the year 2015. The University aims at holistic development of the students’ knowledge in various fields to realize the maxim as inscribed in the logo “Arival Vilayum Ulagu” (Wisdom Maketh the World). About 26 departments are functioning as research centres bridging the gap between the academic, industrial and social activities by catering the needs of the students.

The Periyar Institute Of Distance Education (PRIDE)

The Periyar University has established a directorate for distance education namely PERIYAR INSTITUTE OF DISTANCE EDUCATION (PRIDE). The PRIDE has been started functioning from the year 2001 – 2002. The PRIDE offers various undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The course materials are supplied to the students well in advance. The Periyar University has also introduced University Industry Collaborative Programmes through PRIDE from 2010 – 2011 to offer job related programmes and to cater the industrial needs of the students.

News & Events

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    August

    July 2017 UG/PG Supplementary Examinations Result

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    16

    August

    July 2017 University Departments PG & M.Phil. Supplementary Examinations Result

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  • Wed

    16

    August

    Applications are invited for the University Research Fellowship for University Departments

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  • Thu

    10

    August

    41st Indian Social Science Congress-Last Date for Submitting Abstract and full paper has been extended upto 30th Sep 17

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  • Thu

    10

    August

    TENDER NOTICE – Providing Barcode and other student information software package for Answer Booklets for the use of Office of the COE

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  • Thu

    10

    August

    “Popularisation of Remote Sensing-based Maps and Geospatial Information” on August 11, 2017

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    10

    August

    “Basic Remote Sensing, GIS & GNSS’’ during August 21,2017 to December 01,2017

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  • Mon

    07

    August

    DEPT OF MATHEMATICS-INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISCRETE MATHEMATICS (ICDM – 2018) January 04 – 07, 2018

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    27

    July

    PRIMS Invites – FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP Last Date Reg: 11 August 2017

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  • Thu

    27

    July

    Admission Notification 2017-2018 – PERIYAR UNIVERSITY CONSTITUENT COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCE SENTHAMANGALAM, NAMAKKAL

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Upcoming Events

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    07

    August

    DEPT OF MATHEMATICS-INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON DISCRETE MATHEMATICS (ICDM – 2018) January 04 – 07, 2018

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    23

    Mar

    UICP June 2017 Examinations Last Date for Submission of Application

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  • Sat

    18

    Mar

    SIDDHA MEDICAL AWARENESS- HERBAL EXHIBITION CUM- FREE SIDDHA MEDICAL CAMP on 27.03.17

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  • Sat

    18

    Mar

    PERIYAR UNIVERSITY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION- ALUMNI MEET-2017 on 22/4/17.

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  • Wed

    08

    Mar

    CMIF Invites to a Workshop on Technical Aspects of Internet of Things (TAIOT-2017) on 23/03/17

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    Jan

    Dept of Mathematics invites to a National Conference on Advances in Differential Equations and Applications (NCADEA-2017) on March 23-24, 2017

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