|Tiruchirappalli(Trichy) is an educational hub in the state of Tamil Nadu. The city has many nationally recognized educational institutions, state government based universities, CBSE schools, self-financing engineering colleges, private arts and science colleges, training centers and coaching institutes for NEET,CAT, NATA, JEE, etc. Most importantly, Trichy also has popular colleges to study agriculture, law and management degree programmes. Bharathidasan University, Anna University-Trichy campus and Tamil Nadu National Law University are the popular universities in Trichy. The city is providing education service for the past 100 years and it also has many oldest educational institutions.|
Bharathidasan University (BDU) is a renowned university in Trichy dedicated for Arts and Science education. The University has many academic departments and research laboratories. It is one of the top 10 distance education universities in Tamil Nadu to offer various distance education programmes. Under the affiliations of BDU, many government arts and science colleges, government-aided and un-aided colleges are operating in Trichy. National College, St.Joseph's College(SJC) and Bishop Heber College are the best autonomous arts and science colleges in Trichy that are affiliated to BDU. Also, all these three colleges are the oldest institutions in Trichy which are still now providing excellent education in the city. Some notable persons like Dr.A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, G.N. Ramachandran and Sujatha Rangarajan have graduated from SJC and hence the college holds a special name in the city.
Anna University(AU), Trichy is established to manage the engineering colleges in and around Trichy. Previously, the university was called as Bharathidasan Institute of Technology(BIT). The self-financing engineering colleges in Tanjavur, Pudukottai, Nagapattinam, Tiruvarur, Perambalur, Cuddalore and Ariyalur are affiliated to AU, Trichy. Now, the university functions as per the guidelines of AICTE and Anna University, Chennai. For admissions into self-financing engineering institutions affiliated to AU, good engineering cut-off score in +2 board examination is enough to apply for TNEA counselling process. National Institute of Technology (NIT) and the Indian Institute of Information Technology(IIIT) are the top engineering colleges in Trichy. To get admissions into the popular nationally recognized education institutions like NIT and IIIT in Trichy, candidates must hold a high score in JEE exam. Other best engineering colleges in Trichy are Saranathan College of Engineering, Mookambigai College of Engineering and Shri Angalamman College of Engineering and Technology.
Trichy is one of the best cities in Tamil Nadu for management education. Aspirants who wish to do an MBA can positively prefer Trichy as it many premier MBA colleges. Some top MBA colleges in Trichy are Indian Institute of Management(IIM), Bharathidasan Institute of Management(BIM), National Institute of Technology(NIT) and St.Joseph's Institute of Management(JIM). All these MBA colleges are known for excellent education, good facilities and placement opportunities.
Tamil Nadu National Law University (TNNLU) is a National Law School established by the state government of Tamil Nadu in Trichy to provide law education. The University admits candidates into the law courses based on their scores in CLAT. The city also has a Government Law College affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr.Ambedkar Law University(TNDALU). For admissions into the Government Law College-Trichy, candidates must possess good LAW cut-off marks in their higher secondary board examination to attend the TNDALU counselling process. Admissions at TNDALU and its affiliated colleges will be done based on the candidate's merit rank and reservation norms of the Government.
|Tiruchirappalli is one of the major cities in Tamil Nadu. It is commonly addressed as Tiruchi or Trichy. If we talk about its location, it is south of Chennai and north of Kanyakumari. The city houses many renowned technical institutes like National Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Management. Apart from these institutes, the city also boasts of many industries offering numerous employment opportunities. These industries include many reputed ones like BHEL, HAPP (Heavy Alloy Penetrator Project) and many more. The city has got the title of “Energy Equipment and Fabrication Capital of India" because of the presence of many factories manufacturing equipment for the energy sector. |
Talking about the scope of education in the city, it is considered as an educational hub. It has given us many great personalities like Dr APJ Abdul Kalam, CV Raman and Vanitha Rangaraju. There are many reputed universities, medical, business, agricultural, law and technical colleges in Tiruchy.
Agricultural Engineering College and Research Institute is one of the best agriculture research institutes in India and is affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University. It was started in the year 1972 in Coimbatore and after 20 years, in 1992, it was shifted to Kumulur. The campus occupies around 280 acres of land and is about 25 kilometers away from the main city.
Academic details at AEC & RI - The college offers undergraduate and postgraduate-level engineering courses in the field of agricultural research. It offers many specializations and has dedicated departments for the same.
Below is the list of departments -
- Irrigation and Drainage Engineering
- Soil and Water Conservation Engineering
- Renewable Energy Engineering
- Basic Engineering and Applied Sciences
- Farm Machinery and Power Engineering
- Processing and Food Engineering
Facilities - The College has all the required facilities. There is an experimental farm and a farm machinery testing center to learn about the technical aspects of farming. This testing center has various instruments and products related to farming and agriculture, including, tractor-drawn five bottom plough, self-propelled rotary weeder (petrol and diesel), rotary tillers and many more.
The computer center is well-equipped with computers and internet connectivity. It can be used by students as well as staff for both academic and research purposes. Apart from this, the entire campus and hostels have Wi-Fi facility and the students are allowed to use it on their personal laptops. The center also supports video-conferencing and online tests required during job placements.
The library started in 2001 and located on the ground floor, is having a great collection of academic books, audiovisual CDs and books for competitive exams. The books are indexed with bar codes for easy maintenance and automation.
|Tiruchirappalli is one of the best Educational Hub having many good old educational institutions. There are Medical colleges, Agricultural colleges, Law colleges, Business schools, Engineering Colleges, Arts and Science colleges and Polytechnic colleges. One of the best Medical colleges is K.A.P Viswanatham Medical college which was founded in 1997 and this medical college is run by Tamil Nadu State government and accredited by the Medical Council of India. Usually, they admit 150 students for their MBBS course and 94 students for their Post Graduate courses. This medical college is affiliated to Dr. MGR Medical University and MGR was one of the prominent personalities in Tamil Nadu and was also a Chief Minister of the state. Indian Institute of Management, Trichy is one of the best Business schools in the state. It is one of the Public Graduate Business school. Each year more students get admitted to this Business school who cracks the CAT test.|