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With a mission to increase access to higher education and improve the quality of higher education offered through distance and open education mode, the Tamil Nadu Government has established Tamil Nadu Open University at Chennai in 2002. Since its commencement, the University extends higher education to the needy and underprivileged in Tamil Nadu who was not able to complete their higher education. The growth of Tamil Nadu Open University since past 15 years has been extraordinary with strength of 5, 29,263 students in 113 programmes of study in various disciplines at levels from certificate courses till postgraduate programmes. These are imparted through 13 schools of study, 5 Support Divisions, 1 media Centre and a strong network of 607 learning centres across the state.

This University is one of the 15 Open Universities of India to hold recognition from the University Grants Commission (UGC). Moreover, it also has received approval from UGC to for offering all its academic programmes through the distance mode. Every year thousands of students join Tamil Nadu Open University to gain higher education in fields of Social Science, Humanities, Computer Science, Politics & Public Administration, Special Education & Rehabilitation, Management Studies, Tamil & Cultural Studies, Criminology & Criminal Justice Administration, Education, Science, Journalism & New Media Studies and History & Tourism Studies. Apart from providing quality education, the University has also signed MOUs with Tamil Nadu Agricultural University and National Skill Development Council.

The students hoping to study in Tamil Nadu Open University can check out the admission procedure and details regarding courses, fees structures and notifications at . In addition this, information of Universities and results of various examinations are available at

Tamil Nadu Open University
    Details of Tamil Nadu Open University
  Name   TNOU (Tamil Nadu Open University)
  Affiliations   UGC
  Contact No   044 2430 6600
  Founded   2002
  Address   No 577, Anna Salai Saidapet, Chennai - 600 015.
  State   Tamil Nadu
  Country   India
List of courses offered by Tamil Nadu Open University
  Degree    Duration
Arts Courses
B.A. (Communicative English)3 Years
B.A. (Economics)3 Years
B.A. (English)3 Years
B.A. (French)2 Years
B.A. (Hindi)3 Years
B.A. (History)3 Years
B.A. (Hons) (Social Work)3 Years
B.A. (Kannada)3 Years
B.A. (Malayalam)3 Years
B.A. (Public Administration)3 Years
B.A. (Sociology)3 Years
B.A. (Tamil)3 Years
B.A. (Telugu)3 Years
B.A. (Travel and Tourism Management)3 Years
B.A. (Travel and Tourism)3 Years
B.A. (Urdu)3 Years
B.Ed.1 Years
B.S.W.3 Years
M.A. (Economics)2 Years
M.A. (English)2 Years
M.A. (History)2 Years
M.A. (Political Science)2 Years
M.A. (Public Administration)2 Years
M.A. (Social Work)2 Years
M.A. (Sociology)2 Years
M.A. (Tamil)2 Years
Diploma in Early Childhood Education1 Years
Diploma in Media Art (D.M.Art.)1 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling Psychology1 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Public Administration1 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Public Relations1 Years
Certificate in Empowering Women through Self Help Groups (CWDL)6 Months
Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA)4 Weeks
Certificate in NGO Management6 Months
Certificate in Rural Development (CRD)1 Years
Certificate in Teaching of Primary School Mathematics (CTPM)6 Months
Medical Courses
Diploma in Health Assistant (DHA)1 Years
Certified Course in Food and Nutrition2 Years
Science Courses
B.Sc. (Computer Science)3 Years
B.Sc. (Geography)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hospitality and Catering Technology)3 Years
B.Sc. (Mathematics with Computer Science)3 Years
B.Sc. (Mathematics)3 Years
B.Sc. (Psychology)3 Years
M.Sc. (Mathematics)2 Years
M.Sc. (Psychology)2 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Environment & Sustainable Development2 Years
Management Courses
B.B.A.3 Years
B.B.A. (Computer Applications)3 Years
B.B.A. (Marketing)3 Years
B.Sc. (Hospitality and Hotel Administration)3 Years
M.B.A.2 Years
M.B.A. (Hospitality)2 Years
M.B.A. (Retail Management)2 Years
Diploma in Food & Beverage Service6 Months
Diploma in Management1 Years
PG Diploma in Disaster Management2 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Development1 Years
Post Graduate Program in Software Enterprise Management2 Years
Commerce Courses
B.A. (Business Economics)3 Years
B.Com.3 Years
B.Com. (Accounting and Finance)3 Years
B.Com. (Banking Management)3 Years
B.Com. (Computer Applications)3 Years
B.Com. (Corporate Secretaryship)3 Years
M.Com.2 Years
Professional Courses Courses
Diploma in Bakery and Confectionery18 Months
Information Technology Courses
B.C.A.3 Years
M.C.A.3 Years
P.G. Diploma in Information Security (PGDIS)1 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications (P.G.D.C.A.)1 Years
Certificate Course in Computer Application6 Months
Law Courses
Post Graduate Diploma in Human Rights Law (PGDHRL)1 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights1 Years
Vocational Courses Courses
Diploma in Beautician1 Years
Diploma in Catering Assistant (DCA)1 Years
Diploma In Database Administration1 Years
Diploma in Food Production18 Months
Diploma in Four Wheeler Mechanism (DFWM)1 Years
Diploma in House Electrician (DHE)1 Years
Diploma in Mobile Phone Servicing (DMPS)1 Years
Diploma in Plumbing Technician (DPT)1 Years
Diploma in Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning1 Years
Post Graduate Diploma in Spoken English (PGDSE)1 Years
Fashion and Interior Designing Courses
Diploma in Fashion Designing and Garment Technology1 Years
Multimedia, Animation and Gaming Courses
Diploma in Animation Software1 Years
Diploma in Multimedia (DMM)1 Years
Computer Courses
Diploma in Hardware Maintenance2 Years
List of colleges affiliated with Tamil Nadu Open University
   City    College Name
1Ambal Community College
2Madras Institute of Fashion Technology - MFT
1Indira Gandhi College of Distance Education - IGCDE
2PSG Offshore Health Care Management Services - PSGOHCMS