About Anna University
Anna University is a 40-year-old State University located in Chennai. It offers higher education to the students in Architecture, Engineering, Technology, and Applied Sciences field. The university was established by integrating four renowned technical institutions in then Madras namely College of Engineering (CEG), Madras Institute of Technology, Alagappa Institute of Technology (ACT), School of Architecture & Planning (SAP).
Apart from the above-mentioned 4 universities, currently, Anna University has 3 Regional Campuses, 13 Constituent Colleges, and 593 Affiliated Colleges (Government, Government Aided, and Self-Financing Colleges). The university offers 29 undergraduate and 57 postgraduate programmes in affiliated institutions.
Overview of Anna University
- Establishment: 1978
- State: Tamil Nadu
- Recognitions: AICTE & UGC
- Campus Area: 185 acres
- Type: State University
- Affiliation: University Grants Commission (UGC)
- Distance Education: Yes
- Counselling: TNEA (Tamil Nadu Engineering Admission) and TANCA (Tamil Nadu Common Admissions Counselling)
- Admission Application Mode: Online (UG/ PG Courses)
- Reservation: Yes