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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

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    May

    APPLICATION INVITED FROM THE SECURITY AGENCIES

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    18

    May

    June-2018 M.Phil Exam Online Application Entry

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    May

    Tender Notice – Purchase of High Performance Liquid Chromatograph (HPLC) for DBT Project in the Department of Environmental Science

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    16

    May

    Tender Notice – Purchase of High Speed Centrifuge for DBT Project in the Department of Environmental Science

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  • Tue

    15

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    Tender Notice – Purchase of Coffee Maker Machine for the use of Vice-Chancellor Secretariat

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    08

    May

    Tender Notice – Purchase of Petrological Microscope Research Grade for DST (FIST Program) Project in the Department of Geology

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    08

    May

    Tender Notice – Purchase of Stereozoom Microscope with Image Acquisition System for DST (FIST Program) Project in the Department of Geology

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    08

    May

    Tender Notice – Purchase of Petrological Microscope Student Grade for DST (FIST Program) Project in the Department of Geology

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  • Mon

    07

    May

    Tender Notice – Purchase of UV-Visible Spectrophotometer for DST – “FIST Program” Project in the Department of Biotechnology

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    07

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    Tender Notice – Purchase of FT-IR for DST – “FIST Program” Project in the Department of Biotechnology

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Events

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    May

    Department of Microbiology – International Conference on Extremophilic Microbes for Sustainable development in agriculture environment and Health – from 19th Dec to 21st Dec 2018

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    April

    Department of Sociology – Two Day National Seminar on Women and Justice: A Challenge to Secured World – 19th & 20th July 2018

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  • Wed

    25

    April

    Department of Computer Science – Faculty Development Programme on Data Science and Optimization – 28th May to 11th June 2018

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  • Thu

    05

    April

    Centre for Geoinformatics and Planetary Studies – International conference on Impact of Climate change on Water resources during 12-13th July 2018

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  • Wed

    14

    March

    Department of Geology – National Seminar on Effects of Paleo and Anthropogenic Events on Earth System and Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Geological Society of India – 19th-21th September 2018

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