The Government of Tamil Nadu set up the Periyar University at Salem on seventeenth September 1997 right now procurements of the Periyar University Act, 1997. The University covers the zone involving the areas of Salem, Namakkal, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri. The Periyar University, Tamil Nadu got the 12(B) and 2f status from the University Grants Commission and has been certified by NAAC with B+ review in 2007. The University is named after the Great Social Reformer E.V.Ramasamy affectionately called ‘Thanthai Periyar’. The University goes for creating information in different fields to understand the saying recorded in the logo “Arival Vilayum Ulagu” (Wisdom Maketh World).”Holistic advancement of the understudies” is the essential goal of the regarded Periyar University. The Periyar University, Tamil Nadu is situated on the National Highway (NH7) towards Bangalore at around 8 Kms from New Bus Stand, Salem. It is very much joined by incessant city transport administrations connecting Salem and different spots like, Omalur, Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri and Mettur .
The Periyar University has set up a directorate for separation training specifically PERIYAR INSTITUTE OF DISTANCE EDUCATION (PRIDE). The PRIDE has been begun working from the year 2001-2002. The PRIDE offers different undergrad and postgraduate courses. The course materials are supplied to the understudies well ahead of time. There are around 54 PCP Centers all through the Country. Very much qualified and experienced resources are included in the classroom instructing . The Periyar University has likewise presented its off Campus general scholarly projects from the scholastic year 2005 – 06 through PRID.
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