Alagappa University has emerged from the galaxy of institutions initially founded by the great philanthropist and educationist Dr. RM. Alagappa Chettiar during the 1950s.
Alagappa University, Karaikudi (Tamil Nadu) has a 440 acre green and lush campus houses all the academic activities.
Alagappa University was brought into existence by a Special Act of the Government of Tamil Nadu in May 1985 with the objective of fostering research, development and dissemination of knowledge in various branches of learning.
Alagappa University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India.
The University offers education through Regular, Week-end, Online and Collaborative modes. Through all modes of education, the University caters to the needs of the student community of around 1.12 lakhs.
Recognized by UGC-DEB-AICTE, Govt of India
“A+” Grade with CGPA of 3.64 gradings by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Obtained Category–I status by the MHRD-UGC and occupies 2nd place out of 12 State Universities with Category-I Status in the Country.
It is the only State University in Tamil Nadu obtained the Category-I Status. Obtained Autonomy status (one among 60 Institutions in the country announced by MHRD).
Secured 33rd position among Universities in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2021 ranking.(36th position In 2020)
Secured 20th position in QS India Ranking, 104th position in QS BRICS Ranking and 216th position in QS Asia Ranking 2019.
The University has obtained ISO 9001-2015 certification based on the quality measures in higher education.
Admission in this course was fully based on merit. To get admission in this course, students should have passed their bachelor degree in commerce /accountancy as a subject. Students from B.Com /B.BM/B.BA are eligible to apply for admission in this course. The Admission process was very good in our university.
Alagappa University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi and obtained 2(f) and 12(B) status to receive UGC and central government grants.