Alagappa University 2021-22 UG, PG and Diploma programs admissions online applications

Interested to join Alagappa University's UG, PG or Diploma programs for the upcoming academic year 2021-22? If yes, check out this article to know the details of the programs including their selection process, eligibility, application form and fees, contact information, important dates etc.

Alagappa University is a state university in India that is accredited with an A+ grade by NAAC. The university was founded by Padmabushan Dr.RM.Alagappa Chettiar, who was a great Philanthropist, eminent educationist and a multi-faced versatile personality. This famous educational institution is located on 440 acres at Karaikudi in Tamil Nadu. For the year 2021-22, Alagappa University's UG, PG and Diploma Programs notification has been released. The full details are mentioned below.

List of programs where the admission is only through entrance exams

List of programs where admission is through non entrance

  • M.Sc. Chemistry (Specialization in Nano Science and Technology)
  • M.Sc. Energy Science
  • M.Sc. Nanoscience & Technology
  • M.Sc. Material Science
  • M.Sc. Bioelectronics and Biosensors
  • M.Sc. Bioinformatics
  • M.Sc. Oceanography & Coastal Area Studies
  • M.Sc. Fisheries Science
  • M.Sc. Applied Geology
  • M.P.A. in Music (Vocal)
  • M.P.A. in Bharathanatyam
  • M.F.A. Painting
  • M.Sc. Computer Science
  • M.Sc. Information Technology
  • M.Ed.
  • B.Ed. Special Education (Visual Impairment)(Tamil/English/Maths/Physics/Chemistry/Botany/Zoology/ History/Commerce)- 2 years)
  • M.P.Ed. (2 years)
  • B.P.Ed. (2 years)
  • D.P.Ed. (2 years)
  • M.P.A. in Music (Vocal)
  • B.Ed. Special Education (Intellectual Disability)(Tamil/English/Maths/Physics/Chemistry/Botany/Zoology/ History/Commerce) (2 years)
  • M.Ed. Special Education (Visual Impairment ) (2 years)
  • M.A. Journalism and Mass Communication
  • M.A. Life Skill Education
  • M.Lib.I.Sc. (2 Years)
  • M.Voc. Fashion Technology
  • M.Voc. Software Development)
  • M.Sc. Zoology
  • M.Sc. Biomedical Science
  • M.Sc. Botany
  • M.Sc. Psychology
  • M.Sc. Yoga
  • M.Com.
  • M.Com. Finance and Control
  • M.A. Tamil
  • M.A. English
  • M.A. Public Administration
  • M.A. Theatre and Film Studies
  • M.A. Personnel Management and Industrial Relations
  • M.A. Child Care and Education
  • M.A. Education
  • M.S.W. (Master of Social Work)
  • M.A. Sociology
  • M.A. Economics
  • M.A. History

Integrated programs(5 years)

UG programs(3 years)

UG programs(4 years)


PG Diploma programs(1 year)

  • GST
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Hospital Management
  • Sports Management
  • Yoga
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Fashion Designing
  • Cyber Security
  • Personnel Management & Industrial Relations
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Management

Diploma programs(1 year)

  • Folk Dance & Music
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Tamil Culture

Selection process

The selection process for various programs 2021-22 in Alagappa University is mentioned below.
  • MCA /M.Sc. Biotechnology: Entrance Test and Interview marks
  • B.Ed: Only Entrance Test marks will be considered
  • M.Sc. (Microbiology /Physics / Chemistry /Mathematics): 50% marks in Entrance Test and 50% marks in the Qualifying degree exams
  • DPEd / MPEd/ BPEd / B.Sc.Physical Education: Physical Efficiency Test, Medical Test & Games Test marks
  • All MBA: Entrance Test, Group Discussion and Interview marks
  • All other programs: On the basis of marks obtained in the Qualifying Degree Exam

Note: The hall tickets can be downloaded from the university website mentioned below.

Application form and fees

Candidates who wish to join Alagappa University for the UG, PG or Diploma programs for the upcoming academic year 2021-22 can apply online through the following link with documents like scanned images of mark statements, community certificates, photographs and signature.
The cost of the application is mentioned below.
Entrance programs:
  • OC / BC / BC(M) / MBC / DNC: Rs 500/-
  • SC/ST candidates: Rs 250/-
Non-Entrance and PG Diploma Programmes:
  • OC / BC / BC(M) / MBC / DNC: Rs 300/-
  • SC/ST candidates: Rs 150/-
UG and 5 year integrated programmes:
  • OC / BC / BC(M) / MBC / DNC: Rs 200/-
  • SC/ST candidates: Rs 100/-
Diploma Programs: Diploma and certificate programs(OC / BC / BC(M) / MBC / DNC and SC/ST candidates: Rs 100/-

All SC/ST candidates who wish to join Alagappa University for the UG, PG, or Diploma programs for the upcoming academic year 2021-22 must submit a photocopy of the Community Certificate. Also, the candidates can pay the application fees online using any of the options like Unified Payment Interface (UPI), Net Banking, and Debit Card / Credit Card. If the online payment fails, the amount will be reverted to the account automatically.

Important dates

Last date for submitting the application form online for
  • Entrance programs: 14 May 2021
  • Non Entrance, Integrated, UG, PG Diploma and Diploma program: 7 June 2021

Contact information

If you have any doubts regarding the information provided here, you can contact-
Alagappa University
Karaikudi - 630 003
Tel: (+91) 4565-223111/223113
Fax: 04565 - 225525

How to reach?

Alagappa University is located at Karaikudi in Tamilnadu. You can reach the campus using any of the options given below.
  1. By Road: Alagappa University campus is located at a distance of 2.4 km from Karaikudi New Bus Stand. The journey will take only 5 minutes by car
  2. By Train: The nearest railway station is the Karaikudi Railway station which is adjacent to the university campus
  3. By Air: The nearest airport is Trichy Airport, which is located at a distance of 88.4 km. From this airport, if you are travelling by car, the journey will take only 1 hour 30 minutes

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Guest Author: rushikesh joshi07 May 2021

Alagappa University has recently launched Online UG and PG courses. You can visit the Online courses website.

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