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Madurai Diraviyam Thayumanavar Hindu College, Tirunelveli

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College Name: Madurai Diraviyam Thayumanavar Hindu College, Tirunelveli
Address: Post Box No : 552
Tirunelveli - 627010
City: Tirunelveli   Colleges in Tirunelveli
State: Tamil Nadu   Find Colleges in Tamil Nadu
Phone Number: 0462- 2342914, 2342054, 2342112
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University: Manonmaniam Sundaranar University
Other popular names: The M.D.T Hindu College

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About Madurai Diraviyam Thayumanavar Hindu College

The M.D.T. Hindu College was started in the year 1878 in Tirunelveli and is occupying more than 80 acres of land at a distance of 8 kilometers from the Tirunelveli railway station. It offers higher education to both male and female students and is affiliated to Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelveli. It has also acquired the "2(f) and 12(B)" as per the UGC regulation Act. At present, the college is offering 15 undergraduate courses, 6 postgraduate courses, and 5 research programs, among which some are self-financed.


The College has a long history and has improved a lot over the years. It has a language lab aimed to help students in improving their communication skills. It is computerized with more than 40 headphones and microphones attached to them. The computers in the lab have pronunciation software along with many other language software required for language improvement.

About the Science labs, the college has separate Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology labs. The physics lab is divided into UG and PG sections. The PG section is more advanced with a functional solar energy system and advanced instruments to support research programs. The chemistry lab and zoology lab are well equipped and can accommodate 36 students at a time. The zoology lab has a museum attached to it having specimens related to the syllabus.

The computer department was started in 1988. There are 2 separate computer labs with sufficient sitting capacity and computers. The computers are the latest in terms of configuration and software.

There is a big auditorium on the campus with a capacity to accommodate around 1000 people at a time. It is used for celebrations, meetings, seminars, and presentations. It is also used for conducting exams.

There is a beautiful and well equipped indoor stadium constructed with the financial help offered by the UGC and management team.

The library is very spacious with a good collection of books including, e-books, magazines, journals, thesis, e-Journals, and many more. Apart from this main library, there are small libraries in every department.

The classrooms are advanced and are more like ICT halls equipped with Interactive boards, LCDs, OHPs, and all other audiovisual aids. These halls are also suitable for presentations and video conferencing.

To support the proper physical growth, a separate physical education department is there in the college. Along with the theory, the students get all the facilities to learn and play various outdoor and indoor games. It also has a well-equipped gymnasium, a fitness lab, and a stadium.

Apart from all the important facilities, the college also has generators to offer uninterrupted power supply, a drinking water facility with a purifier, and a canteen offering hygienic food at a reasonable cost.


The College is also actively participating in various extracurricular activities. NSS (National Service Scheme) was started in the year 1969 with an aim of teaching about social service to their students. The Red Ribbon Club (RRC) is also functional as a part of NSS and the participants learn about HIV awareness and conduct various training and camps to create awareness about the same.

The NCC of the college is now more than 50 years old. The students learn many activities like weapon training, firing, trekking, map reading, etc. The selected cadets get the opportunity to participate in the New Delhi parade and National Integration Camp every year.

The interested students are also participating in the Youth Welfare Section and YRC (Youth Red Cross) clubs every year.

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Courses in Madurai Diraviyam Thayumanavar Hindu College

Course NameFeesSeats
M Tech Automobile
B.Sc. ChemistryAs per government normsNot available
M.Com Commerce
B.C.A.As per government normsNot available
B.Sc. Computer ScienceAs per government normsNot available
B.A. Economics
M.A. Economics
B.Sc. Physical EducationAs per government normsNot available
B.Tech. Industrial Engineering
ME Industrial Engineering
B.A. EnglishAs per government normsNot available
M.A. Tamil
M.Phil. Tamil Studies
Ph.D. Tamil590 per semesterNot available
B.Sc. Mathematics
M.Sc. MathematicsAs per government normsNot available
B.Sc Physiology
B.Sc. PhysicsAs per government normsNot available
M.Sc. PhysicsAs per government normsNot available
Ph.D PhysicsAs per government normsNot available
B.Sc. Zoology
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Updates & Comments:

Posted By: RAMESH BABU    Posted Date: 06 Jan 2010   
The M.D.T.Hindu College
Pettai, Tirunelveli -627010
Phone : 91-462-2342054

The Madurai Diraviyam Thayumanavar Hindu College ,Tirunelveli, is an ancient and famous college, which was started in a modest way, in the middle of the nineteenth century- in the year 1859. It is ancient because of its age and famous because of it being the Alma Mater of many a man who has achieved great fame in their lives.
The college celebrated its centenary in a befitting manner in the year 1979 and is celebrating 125 years of fruitful service to the cause of Higher Education in 2005.

Posted By: Vimaldev Ullattuthodiyil Vasudevan    Posted Date: 27 Oct 2019   
The below-mentioned courses are not offering in the college at present.

BSc Physiology
MSc Information Technology
BSc Sports

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