Information on courses, admissions process, exams & results of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU Coimbatore), Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, also known as TNAU, is a leading agro-technology learning center in India. The Agricultural University is regarded amongst the best institutions of its kind in South Asia. The University, which was originally established as an Agriculture Farm in 1868 at Saidapet in Chennai, gradually developed into a full fledged University.
Educational Streams
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University offers several undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs in ten colleges distributed in seven campuses all over the state. The university has more than 30 research stations for agro-technology development. 

Maintaining pace with technological changes of today, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University is offering undergraduate courses in Agricultural Engineering, Home Science, Agriculture, Food Process Engineering, Agricultural Biotechnology, Bio-informatics, Horticulture, and Energy and Environmental Engineering in its affiliated colleges. Global technological developments have lead to introduction of new courses in different fields.
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University's library is the oldest library in the city, hosting a rich collection of books, monographs, reference books, theses and dissertations. There are about 350 national and international journals with online access for most of the journals.
The Tamil Nadu Agricultural University was started as an Agricultural School at Saidapet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, in the year 1868. Later it was relocated at Coimbatore during 1906. Finally on 1st June 1971, it started functioning as a University.


Faculty of Agriculture
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Entomology
  • Agricultural Extension & Rural Sociology
  • Agricultural Microbiology
  • Agronomy
  • Agricultural Meteorology
  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemical Technology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Crop Physiology
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Microbial Technology
  • Plant Breeding and Genetics
  • Plant Nematology
  • Plant Pathology
  • Seed Science and Technology
  • Sericulture
  • Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry
Faculty of Horticulture
  • Fruit Science
  • Vegetable Science
  • Floriculture and Medicinal Crops
  • Spices and Plantation Crops
Faculty of Forestry
  • Forestry
Faculty of Agricultural Engineering
  • Agricultural Processing
  • Bioenergy
  • Farm Power and Machinery
  • Soil and Water Conservation
Faculty of Home Science
  • Food Science and Nutrition

Contact Details:
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
Coimbatore - 641 003

Phone: +91-422-6611210
Fax: +91-422-6611410
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