Bharathidasan University established in February 1982, and was named after the great revolutionary Tamil Poet, Bharathidasan (1891-1964).
Bharathidasan University endears to espouse to such core values that position the Institution on the righteous path in its relentless endeavour of creating 'A New Brave World' characterized by Creative Excellence, Community Equity, and Competence Eminence. BDU injects the synergizing value of Competence Eminence upon Students/Scholars to acquire ‘the best- the Most- the most beneficial learning/skills’, through oneself and/or aligning with well-suited collaborators to recreation worldwide competencies.
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli is approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) a member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli courses are offered at various levels like Undergraduate Degrees i.e Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA), Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed), Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) Yoga and Naturopathy etc.Postgraduate degree i.e Master of Performing Arts (M.P.A.), Master of Science (M.Sc.) Computer Science, Master of Science (M.Sc.) Biotechnology etc. You can also find a brief overview of the different courses offered by the university across various disciplines with their specializations on the Course page.
Hostels and Accommodation:
As the majority of the students studying different programmes in the University Departments are hailing from places far from Tiruchirappalli, the University offers hostel centres for needy college students at a low cost. At present, there are 9 hostels inside the University. Among them, four hostels are meant for Men and the remaining five hostels are for Women.
Health and Wellbeing:
The University’s Health Centre was established in the year 1993. The Health Centre is positioned in a construction with three hundred sq. ft.Area, which could be very near the Administrative Building, Hostels and to the Staff Quarters. The Health Centre has physical facilities such as a bathroom, toilet, wash basins, fans, lights, drinking water, etc. The health centre has First-aid medicine, IRR Lamp, Electrocardiogram and other basic pieces of equipment.
Sports and Fitness:
Bharathidasan University has an excellent infrastructure for sports and games. The sports infrastructure includes a good gymnasium with multi-gym facilities and yoga centre, and an indoor stadium for table tennis, chess, carom, weight lifting and powerlifting.
Transportation facilities for students, teachers and non-teaching staff are provided adequately. The University buses ply regularly between the city and the Palkalaiperur Campus in the morning and in the evening.
The University Informatics Centre has a central computing laboratory catering to the academic, research and general-purpose computing needs of the students, faculty, and staff of our University. The Laboratory is also utilized by the students from constituent colleges, and affiliated colleges.
Emergencies and Personal Safety:
To strengthen campus safety and security, round-the-clock CCTV surveillance cameras are installed in various places of the University under the RUSA grant.
The university conducts entrance examinations on the basis of which admission is offered to the PG & PhD courses.
With the ultimate aim of creating a brave new world, Bharathidasan University ensures the pursuit of excellence in teaching, learning, research, and extension of knowledge through higher education.
The mission of Bharathidasan University is to promote scholarly, scientific and critical inquiry among the learners to move forward in the frontiers of knowledge and enrich and elevate them as the citizens of the state, the nation, and the world by offering nationally and internationally competitive learning and creative activity through quality programmes of teaching, research, and extension.