Periyar University

Periyar University

State Universities

 Salem, Tamil Nadu, India


Basic details

Established On
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About University

The Government of Tamil Nadu established the Periyar University at Salem on 17th September 1997 as per the provisions of the Periyar University Act, 1997. The University covers the area comprising the districts of Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri. The University got the 12(B) and 2f status from the University Grants Commission and has been accredited by NAAC with B+ grade in 2007.


Contact Details

Vice Chancellor

Prof. Dr. C. Swaminathan


Periyar Palkalai Nagar,Salem-636011.Tamilnadu,India.

Phone Numbers

0427-2345766 , 2345520

Fax Numbers

Contact Email

[email protected]