Pondicherry University: Statistics
|#2255 of 14,131||In the World|
|#670 of 5,830||In Asia|
|#51 of 876||In India|
|#1 of 4||In Puducherry|
|#1 of 3||In Pondicherry|
|#439 of 1,011||For Forestry|
|Top50%||For 25 other topics|
- Acceptance rate
- Highest Degree
Acceptance rate & Admissions
|Admissions Requirements||12th year senior secondary/intermediate examination or recognized foreign equivalent|
|Academic Calendar||July to April (July - December; January-April)|
We've calculated the 13% acceptance rate for Pondicherry University based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.
Pondicherry University has published 5,863 scientific papers with 93,707 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Biology, Materials Science, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Medicine, Business, and Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.
Pondicherry University majors
by publication & citation count
Annual publication & citation counts
Programs and Degrees
The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Pondicherry University.
Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.
|Art & Design||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Liberal Arts & Social Sciences||Yes||Yes||Yes|
- Born in
- 1968-.. (age 55)
Babu Gogineni is an Indian Humanist, rationalist, and human rights activist, who served as Executive Director of the International Humanist and Ethical Union (IHEU).
- Born in
- 1946-2015 (aged 69)
Kesava Reddy was a renowned Telugu novelist. Hailing from Andhra Pradesh state in India. In his writings he addresses many of the important social problems in India like poverty, prejudices, and superstitions, and encourages people to be socially responsible. He successfully bridges the idealistic and the popular styles of literature. His novel "Athadu Adavini Jayinchadu" was one of his major writings. 'Munemma', 'Moogavani Pillanagrovi' and 'Smasanam Dunne' were among his other novels. Some were translated into English and other languages.
Garikapati Narahari Sastry
- Born in
- 1966-.. (age 57)
Garikapati Narahari Sastry is an Indian chemist. He has taken charge as Director of CSIR-North East Institute of Science and Technology, Jorhat, Assam on 19 February 2019. After taking charge as the Director, he has worked towards converting knowledge in the areas of computational modelling and Artificial intelligence from basic to translational research, by working closely with society and industry. Ultimately, revitalizing the strength of science and technology is essential in achieving the self-reliant and strong India. In the era of Industry 4.0 and 5.0, combining our traditional wisdom with modern science appear to be indispensable in the sectors such as Education, Health, Agriculture, Industrial and Societal development at large. Prior to joining as the Director, he headed the Molecular Modelling Division at the CSIR Indian Institute of Chemical Technology in Hyderabad, India. Sastry has made pioneering contributions in the areas of computational chemistry and computational biology.
- Born in
- scenographertheatrical director
Deepan Sivaraman is an Indian theatre director, scenographer and academic. He is the founder of Oxygen Theatre Company based in Delhi. He is from Thrissur, Kerala. Sivaraman received Charles Wallace India Trust Award in 2003, Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Akademi Award and Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards in 2011 and 2010, respectively. Deepan served as the Artistic Director for the International Theatre Festival of Kerala for 2014 edition which had a curatorial focus on transition, gender and spectatorship. Deepan Sivaraman currently is an Associate Professor of Performance Studies at School of Culture and Creative Expressions at the Ambedkar University in Delhi.
Pondicherry University faculties and divisions
|Institute : Mahatma Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences||Dentistry|
|School : Education||Education, Educational Administration, Educational Psychology, Educational Technology, Preschool Education, Teacher Training|
|School : Engineering and Technology||Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Management, Information Technology, Technology|
|School : Green Energy Technologies||Chemistry, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Nanotechnology|
|School : Humanities||Arts and Humanities, Chinese, Christian Religious Studies, Comparative Literature, English, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Physical Education, Russian, Sanskrit, Spanish, Sports, Translation and Interpretation|
|School : Life Sciences||Biochemistry, Biological and Life Sciences, Biology, Biotechnology, Coastal Studies, Computer Science, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Food Technology, Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Nutrition, Safety Engineering|
|School : Management||Banking, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance, Insurance, International Business, Management, Tourism|
|School : Mathematical Sciences||Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Statistics|
|School : Media and Communication||Film, Information Sciences, Library Science, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Radio and Television Broadcasting|
|School : Medical Sciences||Medicine|
|School : Performing Arts||Performing Arts, Theatre|
|School : Physical, Chemical and Applied Sciences||Chemistry, Clinical Psychology, Earth Sciences, Geology, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Information Sciences, Laser Engineering, Library Science, Media Studies, Physics, Psychology|
|School : Social Sciences and International Studies||Anthropology, History, Human Rights, International Studies, Labour and Industrial Relations, Political Sciences, Rural Studies, Social Problems, Social Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, South Asian Studies, Women's Studies|
|School : Tamil Language and Literature||Literature, South and Southeast Asian Languages|
|Alternative names||PU |
|Accreditation||National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)|
|Motto||From Darkness, towards the Light!|
Location and contacts
|Address|| Bharat Ratna Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Administrative Building R.V.Nagar, Kalapet |
Kalapet, Pondicherry, 605014