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Bharathiar University

Address: No. 81, Vakil New Street, Near Karpagam Hospital, Vakil New Street, Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625001, India

Description Bharathiar University

  • Established: 1982
  • Type: State Higher Educational Institution
  • Location: Coimbatore, India
  • Language of instruction: English, Tamil.

Bharathiar University (BU) was founded in 1982 and is the highest state educational institution in India, named after the great national poet Subramania Bharati.

BU is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and Distance Education Council (DEC).

Programs, courses and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Bharathiar University

Program name

PG Diploma

  • Dates: year-round
  • Duration: 2 years.

The university offers educational programs in the following areas:

  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Women's Entrepreneurship
  • Nanoscience and technology
  • Insurance and Logistics
  • Herbal technology
  • Education management
  • Chemoinformatics.


  • Dates: year-round
  • Duration: 2 years.

The university offers master's programs in the following areas:

  • Data analysis
  • English literature
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biotechnology
  • Human Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • Journalism and mass communication
  • Computer Applications (MCA)
  • Linguistics
  • Microbiology
  • Nanoscience and technology
  • Applied Psychology
  • ELearning Technologies
  • Finance and accounting
  • Econometrics
  • Electronics and instrumentation, etc.
from 208 $ / semester


  • Dates: year-round
  • Duration: 2 years.

The MBA program at BU has been open since 1984 and consists of 16 core subjects, 8 elective subjects, practical, design and graduate work.

Accommodation, housing and food

The university provides the opportunity to live in a dormitory on campus.


  • The university ranks 14th among Indian universities and 21st in the general category according to the results of NIRF 2019
  • The institution offers distance learning programs and scholarship programs to its students.

Equipment Bharathiar University

BU is located in southern India, in the city of Tamil Nadu - Coimbatore. The material and technical base of the university includes:

  • Computer classes with Internet access
  • Training laboratories
  • Smart classrooms
  • LCD projectors
  • The library
  • Sports infrastructure
  • University Hospital
  • Laboratories for bioprocesses, clinical biotechnology, biological products, biomaterials equipped with:
  1. PCR gradient thermal cycler
  2. FID gas chromatography
  3. UV-1800 spectrophotometer
  4. 5804R cooling centrifuge
  5. Rotary evaporator
  6. CX41 light microscope with digital imaging
  7. Temperature Control Incubation Shaker
  8. Multiplicative Reader (ELISA Reader), etc.
  • Physical laboratories equipped with:
  1. Drum Ball Mill
  2. High performance computing complex
  3. Fluorescence microscope
  4. Thermal evaporation unit
  5. Tube furnace
  6. DC Magnetron Sprayer
  7. X-ray apparatus.
  • Laboratories for radiation dosimetry, radiation protection, molecular modeling and medical biophysics, equipped with:
  1. Dosimeters (OSL, radiochrome film, etc.)
  2. Nanodosimeters
  3. Transistors
  4. Geiger counter
  5. Gamma spectrometer
  6. Alpha, beta, gamma and neutron counters, etc.

The Department of Communications and Media Research has well-established training equipment for photographing both indoors and outdoors:

  • HVR camera
  • HD camera
  • Digital cameras D90, D60, 700D, 7D and 5D
  • Lenses (18-55mm, 18-135mm, 50mm, 50mm and 100mm macro, 400mm telephoto lens, 70-300mm sigma lens)
  • Strobe kit
  • DR 40 TASCAM audio recorder
  • System I MAC
  • M-Audio Mixer
  • Condenser microphone
  • Pen for photo and touch tablet, etc.

Term dates, timetable and extra fees

The university has a two-semester academic year.

Additional expenses:

  • Entry Fee 70INR
  • Registration Fee 150INR
  • Administration fee 150INR
  • 200INR Release Fee
  • Accommodation fee 700INR
  • Deposit (refundable) 1500INR
  • Laboratory fees 2000INR
  • Additional fees 1430INR-1950INR / year
  • Cost of living in Coimbatore 14 842INR-25 552INR / month.

Entry requirements, assessment and extra fees, how to apply, what is required to enrol, conditions, entry tests and exams

To enter the university, you must submit an application and pass the entrance exams, and for the MBA and MCA programs pass centralized testing conducted by the Government College of Technology in Coimbatore (based on TANCET grades).

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- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the training program,
- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
- we recommend to apply one year before the start of the program,
- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively

- recommended submission one year before the start of the program,
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.
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