List of 53 best universities in Tamil Nadu

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EduRank

Top 53 universities in Tamil Nadu ranked by EduRank based on research outputs, non-academic prominence, and alumni influence. The rankings are determined by analyzing 3.4M citations received by 314K academic publications made by 53 universities from Tamil Nadu, the popularity of 262 recognized alumni, and the largest reference database available.

3. Amrita University

#25 in India
#401 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
80%
Enrollment
16,498
Male:Female
53:47

6. Annamalai University

#34 in India
#540 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
60%
Enrollment
37,444
Founded
1929

8. VIT University

#41 in India
#591 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
79%
Founded
1984

10. Bharathiar University

#60 in India
#721 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
50%
Founded
1982

14. SASTRA University

#100 in India
#1031 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
94%
Founded
1984

24. Vels University

#222 in India
#1713 in Asia
Enrollment
6,684
Founded
1992

25. Chennai Mathematical Institute

#241 in India
#1815 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Founded
1988

39. Tamil University

#399 in India
#2513 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
52%
Founded
1981

51. St. Peter's University

#839 in India
#5020 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
85%
Founded
2008

53. Tamil Nadu National Law University

#864 in India
#5362 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
14%
Founded
2012

Closest to Tamil Nadu states

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni India Flag rank
Puducherry 4 49
Karnataka 59 4
Andhra Pradesh 27 48
Telangana 23 29
Kerala 20 37
Goa 2 143
Maharashtra 53 3
Chhattisgarh 23 132
Odisha 25 40
Madhya Pradesh 53 86
Jharkhand 20 80
West Bengal 42 1
Gujarat 67 42
Bihar 24 162
Uttar Pradesh 79 7
Rajasthan 70 22
Tripura 4 196
Mizoram 3 223
Sikkim 7 193
Haryana 64 2
Meghalaya 9 82
Uttarakhand 33 9
Manipur 7 160
Assam 21 38
Punjab 34 18
Himachal Pradesh 25 118
Arunachal Pradesh 9 326
Nagaland 4 312
Jammu and Kashmir 12 52