CUTN was established by the Government of India in 2009 under the Central Universities Act, 2009.
In 2009, the university was established in 2009, the Central University of Tamil Nadu (CUTN) is one of the most well-known universities in India. The University is comprised of 12 schools, and covers 516.76 acres.
The reputation of CUTN continues to rise. Innovative programs that aim to improve the quality of its services, its performance, and equality are being created and implemented. Its most notable feature is its outstanding education, scientific research and an enjoyable environment. The students at the university enjoy a perfect blend of high academic performance and a lifestyle that is infused with Indian tradition and progressivism. Furthermore, the committed staff of instructors always strives to provide the best learning experience for students, that is supported by a wide array of academic advising and mentorship tools.
Central University of Tamil Nadu was approved as a university by AICTE, UGC and Ranked by NAAC Grade B101 For Overall by the NIRF in 2020.
Central University offers a variety of integrated, undergraduate Post-graduate, Doctorate, and Post-graduate Courses for its students within the fields of the Arts, Science, Commerce, Engineering, Management and Law and Library Science and more.
The central library has an extensive collection of books, electronic materials and magazines. There is a specific digital library that has 30 computers and a high-speed broadband.
Students who attend CUTN are able to access top facilities. The university also provides e-resources using an ICT network that is located in the data centers. Apart from providing internet access, it offers other resources to its employees and students.
A wellness center that offers modern and up-to-date health services can offer immediate assistance to employees and students.
Students are trained in both indoor and outdoor activities and are encouraged to participate in major sporting contests. Furthermore, gym services are available to faculty members and their families. Students also have gyms that are equipped with the latest equipment within their own hostels.
There is actually a separate food zone that is geared towards boys and girls. In addition, separate canteen services are available. Additionally facilities, there's two restaurants, a cafeteria as well as an eatery.
The University provides bus services throughout the daytime on its premises as well as to other nearby places like Kangalancherry.
Bank, ATM & Post Office
On all working days there is a post office as well as an office of State Bank of India are located within the university. Additionally, ATM facilities are available within the main and residential campus.
CUTN has a variety of hostels and residences for academics, teachers and faculty.
The Guest House located on Nagakudi campus Nagakudi campus is home to activities, an event space for guests and catering facilities. CUTN services offer free WiFi, warm water, a dryer and lockers. Professionals, experts and student guardians are able to make use of these facilities for guests.
National Cadet Corps
The University has 5 and 6-PLATOON 2 (P) INDEP COY NCC KARAIKKAL. Cadets receive appropriate training for parades. They work on physical and mental healthand working as a team by NCC. University has also started activities in five village communities for community service.
National Service Scheme
The principal goal in NSS National Service Scheme (NSS) is to raise our collective awareness of personal improvement. NSS is a great way to encourage students to be involved in various social services and group development activities.
Additionally there is in addition, the Central University of Tamil Nadu offers a variety of grants and scholarships to students. Therefore, students who are eligible could apply for them to the relevant organizations. Below, mentioned in the list of scholarships/fellowships:
DST-INSPIRE by Dept. of Science &Technology, Govt. of India
MANF, SVSGCF, UGC-JRF, RGNF, Indira Gandhi Single Girl Child Scholarship by UGC
ICSSR Fellowship by ICSSR
CICT Scholarship/Fellowship by CICT
Tamilnadu State Post Matric SC/ST scholarship, Uzhavar Security Scholarship, Police Scholarship, and Tamilnadu Police Centenary Scholarship offered by the The Govt. of Tamil Nadu
Minority Scholarship, Central Sector Scholarship by Govt. of India
Kerala State SC/ST Scholarship, Kerala State OBC Postmatric Scholarship, and Labour welfare Board scholarship by Govt. of Kerala
Prathiba Scholarship by Kerala Council of Science and Technology &Environment
NPCIL Scholarship by Nuclear Power Corporation of India
Sitaram Jindal Scholarship by Sitaram Jindal Foundation
Chattisgarh state SC Scholarship provided by Govt. of Chattisgarh
Jharkhand State Post Matric Scholarship by Govt. of Jharkhand
Maharashtra State SC Scholarship by Govt. of Maharashtra
In order to provide job opportunities for students who are qualified There is an office for training and placement. Each year, many reputable recruiters are invited to the campus for campus recruitment events. In detail, the top firms that have visited campus include HCL Infosys Citi, IMRB, IBM, Mahindra, L&T, and Ford.
Admission to all courses will form the foundation of the CUCET examination. Exam for integrated/UG/PG programs will be conducted in offline mode while the exam for research programs will be conducted in offline mode.
UG Admission for UG as well as integrated classes, students must be able to pass the 10+2 standard in the relevant stream , with 60% marks in aggregate from a recognized university. Selection will be made based on the marks achieved in CUCET
PG Admission Candidates must have completed a an undergraduate degree in the relevant discipline with at minimum 55 percent marks. Selection will be made based on the candidate's performance on CUCET
Ph.D. Admission: To be eligible for Ph.D. admission, a Master's degree in the appropriate field with at least 55 percent marks is the minimum prerequisite. The selection process will be by CUCET and an interview. Candidates who have an acceptable score in the NET, JRF or GATE tests will not be able to take the test.
To deploy globally competent resources in terms of people, infrastructure and partners through development of trained human resources, who will serve as agents of value based Societal transformation in various spheres of life enriched with technology – assisted education, research, training and cultural integration.
To serve as an enabler of societal transformation through state-of-art higher education and research that match global benchmarks by providing access, resources and opportunities.