List of Courses in Tamil University, Thanjavur


The Tamil University came into existence for offering higher research in the ancient language of Tamil and for advanced study in allied branches like manuscriptology, drama, music, lexicography, translation and linguistics. The university introduced Ph. D and M. Phil programmes in the year 1992 for disciplines like sculpture, translation, literature and language. The university has six departments for offering education in the field of science namely architecture, ancient sciences, siddha medicine, environment and herbal science, computer science and earth sciences. The university also has an Ocean and Atmospheric Science and Technology Cell working as an autonomous body with support of the Ministry of Earth Science of the Indian Government.

Tamil University offers education in different faculties namely arts, manuscriptology, developing Tamil, Language and science and each of these faculties has at least three departments under their control. The university is also engaged in a wide range of research activities and it is also conferring Ph. D degrees. Apart from offering regular courses, Tamil University also offers a number of courses through distance education mode as well. Tamil University acts as a cultural causeway between the people of Tamil origin living abroad and the state of Tamil Nadu. The main vision of the university is to function as a high level research centre for Tamil culture, literature and language. The list of courses offered by the Tamil University is given below:

UG Courses:

Bachelor of Education

PG Courses:

Master of Arts in

o Tamil Literature

o History and Art

o History and Archeology

o Music

o Classical Tamil Literature

o Yoga

Master of Science in

o Environmental Science

o Computer Science

o Earth Science

o Bio Medical Science

Research Programmes:

Master of Philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy

Diploma courses:

Diploma in

o Saiva Siddantham

o Yoga

o Performing Arts

o Computer Applications

PG Diploma Courses:

Post Graduate Diploma in

o Herbal Bio-Technology

o Environmental Management

o Siddha Drug Standardization

o Translation

Post Diploma Courses:

Play Creation


Certificate Courses:

Certificate in

o Music

o Telugu Language

o Internet Language

Courses offered through Distance Education:

UG Courses:

Bachelor of Science in Geography

Bachelor of Computer Application

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor of Commerce

Bachelor of Arts in

o Tamil literature

o Tamil music

o History

o Tamil

PG Courses:

Master of Science in Geography

Master of Business Administration

Master of Arts in

o Yoga

o Tamil Music

o Yoga and Human Development

o History

o Tamil

Master of Commerce

Diploma Courses:

Diploma in

o Labour law

o Computer applications

o Earth science

o Medical herbal beautician

o Herbal science

o Yoga teacher training

o Bharatanatya teacher training

o Music teacher training

Certificate Courses:

Certificate in

o Museum

o Consumer education

o Library and information science

o Thaala nutpaviyal

o Bharatanatyam

o Music

o Tamil pandit training

Thus, Tami University, which is offering education from the city of Thanjavur in the state of Tamil Nadu offer the best education and the university focuses on the development of the traditional language of Tamil by offering higher education courses in this language.



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8 Responses to “List of Courses in Tamil University, Thanjavur”

  1. 8

    Sir distance education B.Ed padika evlo agum plz sir

  2. 7

    Can we do PhD in English at Tamil university through part time mode? whether T C and entrance test are required. could you please inform me. thank you.

  3. 6

    Diploma & Certificate coerce

  4. 5

    sir can i study two diploma courses at one time (mooligai azhukukalai and pechu kalai)

  5. 4

    Disploma in sittha &telugu certificate course and herbal science

  6. 3
    jaya swathi:

    shall i start a clinic if i finished diploma in siddha

  7. 2

    msc stadiedin tamil or english

  8. 1

    I completed my BCA(bachelor of computer application) in regular.and then i am doing BA TAMIL IN CENTRE FOR PARTICIPATORY PROGRAMMES in Bharathiar University not yet completed the results will be come on septmber or october. i am soo much intrested in tamil so please tell there is any chance to study MA Tamil literature in your university