Top priority is always given for the students welfare. The various issues pertaining to their academic research activities are taken care. Internet facility with 100 terminals has been dedicated to the students’ usage. Photo copiers, printers and stationery are made available to them.
The Periyar University Health Centre functions in the Amenities Centre. One Medical Officer will be available from 4.00 p.m to 5.00 p.m on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The teaching and Non-teaching staff and the regular P.G., M.Phil., and Ph.D. students can avail medical consultation at the above-mentioned timings.
The University has launched 1 Gbps Internet connectivity to increase the Internet usage and to promote ICT enabled soft skill programme. The Departments and the Library are likely to be linked with OFC for effective usage of the resources.
High Performance Computing System The faculty members can run their models with Huge/Large data sets. Further, the faculty members can submit their job and execute it remotely with the help of private cloud. The students can be trained with Big Data Analytical models through this server without installing Hadoop and Map reduce in independent systems.
In order to fulfill the above requirements, the High Performance Computing System facility may be created in Periyar University to carry out the high quality of research as well as publishing the research papers in the world class journals.
Internet Centre was established in 2012. The lab contains 61 PCs which are used to provide the needs of the students in browsing and mailing. It is highly imperative for the scholars and students to use the Internet in order to download their research and course materials. The Internet resources like search engines provide the facility for the students to download relevant information. Another significant use of Internet is that the students can also update their knowledge in the latest trends in the technical fields.
A branch of Canara Bank is rendering services to the teachers, students and to the public at the University campus. Canara Bank and State Bank of India ATMs are available in the campus.
The Post Office is located in PRIDE building for the benefit of students, teachers and the general public. All the facilities including the savings scheme are available here.
Periyar University has three hostels namely Ladies Hostel separately for PG and Research Scholars and a Gents Hostel. All hostels are equipped with basic and modern facilities with adequate guest rooms to accommodate the guests visiting the University for academic purpose.
Periyar University has a very good guest house with 20 A/C rooms and 4 A/C suit rooms. There is a cafeteria providing a quality food and refreshments for faculty members and guests visiting the University for academic purpose.