Periyar University has taken its name from great social reformer lovingly called ‘Periyar’. It is situated in one of the main states of South India. It has also been given a star rating by NAAC. The basic motto of this University is to catch the students wholly. The University boasts of its research departments, the great distance education branch and eighteen modes of studies. The institution has taken a great inspiration from the great social worker and like him it also insists on the quality among various sections of society. Various days in the name of social responsibility are also celebrated as National Human Rights Day, Science Day, Women’s Day, e.t.c. To stick to one’s mother tongue is one of the main landmark feat in this Institute.
Periyar University Contact Details
University Office (EPBX) : 0427-2345766, 2345520
Periyar University Official Website: http://www.periyaruniversity.ac.in/
Periyar University Address Details
Periyar Palkalai Nagar
Salem – 636 011
Even infrastructure being limited, the zeal everyone whether high administrator, teaching faculty or students pushes them to the extreme and they produce various papers on research and the Journals of National and International nature. Conferences of various types find its due place in this University. Continuing education has also earned its place and motivated a lot to study even after passing studying age. So Periyar University one of the best in its category.