10 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Chennai

Below is the list of best universities in Chennai ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 46.6K citations received by 2.47K academic papers made by 10 universities in Chennai was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Indian Institute of Technology Madras

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#26 in India
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1959

2. Anna University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#44 in India
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1978

3. University of Madras

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#50 in India
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1857

4. Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#71 in India
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1985

5. SRM Institute of Science and Technology

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#10 in Tamil Nadu
#72 in India
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1985

6. Saveetha University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#14 in Tamil Nadu
#114 in India
Founded
2005

7. Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#18 in Tamil Nadu
#141 in India
Acceptance Rate
91%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2001

8. Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#27 in Tamil Nadu
#240 in India
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
1,500
Founded
1989

9. Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#28 in Tamil Nadu
#252 in India
Enrollment
12,190
Founded
1984

10. Vels University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#29 in Tamil Nadu
#266 in India
Enrollment
6,684
Founded
1992

Universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences near Chennai

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
121 VIT University 30
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Vellore
128 Pondicherry University 42
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Pondicherry
136 Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research 37
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Pondicherry
198 Annamalai University 32
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Chidambaram
289 Christ University 47
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Bangalore
290 National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences 13
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Bangalore
293 Indian Institute of Science 4
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Bangalore
403 University of Mysore 46
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Mysore
418 Tamil Nadu Agricultural University 31
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Coimbatore
440 Amrita University 40
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Coimbatore

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfields in Chennai