The University’s mission is
- To be innovative, inclusive and international University ; committed
to excellence in teaching, research and knowledge transfer and to serve the social, cultural and
economic needs of the nation".
- To innovate and offer educational programmes in various disciplines
with synergistic interaction with the industry and society.
- To impart knowledge and skills to students equipping them to be ready
to face the emerging challenges to the knowledge area.
- To provide equal opportunity to women students and prepare them to be
equal partners in meeting the scientific and technological demands of the nation.
- To contribute to the advancement to knowledge through applied research
leading to newer products and process.
- To prepare the students to work for societal transformation with
commitment to justice and equality.
- To inculcate among students a global vision with skills of
The University is situated at the backdrop of Maruthamalai Hills in the Western Ghat range,
in a sprawling campus of 1000 acres of land. 15 kms. from the City of Coimbatore. As of now the
University has 108 affiliated colleges, 96 Arts and Science Colleges, 3 University Consituent
Colleges, and 1 Air Force Administration College. In addition, there are 31 Research Institutes
of the State and Central Governments, which are recognized by this University for research purpose.
And all these institutions cater to the educational needs of more than 1,50,000 students and