Tamil Nadu Agricultural University: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#1905 of 14,131 In the World
#555 of 5,830 In Asia
#37 of 876 In India
#6 of 53 In Tamil Nadu
#1 of 6 In Coimbatore
#34 of 1,006 For Horticulture
Top50% For 18 other topics

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
55%
Enrollment
3,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
tnau.ac.in
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate55%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarJuly to April
Enrollment3,500
Full time employee3,250

Publications & Citations

Publications
3,920
Citations
49,509

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
3,176 / 41,404
Environmental Science
1,513 / 19,581
Agricultural Science
1,183 / 14,101
Horticulture
904 / 8,054
Medicine
600 / 2,631
Botany
588 / 13,333
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
477 / 3,612
Engineering
436 / 9,708
Chemistry
430 / 10,199
Demography
312 / 3,278
Veterinary
307 / 1,040
Biotechnology
204 / 4,230
Microbiology
189 / 4,671
Toxicology
180 / 823
Nutrition and Food Science
158 / 2,275
Forensic Science
137 / 272
Genetics
134 / 4,189
Geography and Cartography
129 / 293
Environmental Management
106 / 1,579
Economics
99 / 636
Physics
99 / 2,283
Business
94 / 141
Forestry
91 / 555
Biochemistry
91 / 1,926
Materials Science
86 / 2,023
Animal Science
76 / 643
Agricultural Economics
63 / 207
Hydrology and Water resources management
60 / 664
Ecology
59 / 621
Environmental Chemistry
57 / 3,477
Virology
55 / 323
Computer Science
47 / 296
Marketing
43 / 46
Agricultural Engineering
40 / 263
Radiochemistry
39 / 649
Renewable Energy Engineering
36 / 935
Chemical Engineering
31 / 328
Environmental Engineering
30 / 2,503
Development Studies
25 / 114
Molecular Biology
25 / 127

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 29 24
1992 19 17
1993 23 28
1994 24 24
1995 25 41
1996 24 34
1997 39 56
1998 20 50
1999 44 96
2000 59 158
2001 74 255
2002 72 336
2003 100 359
2004 81 491
2005 108 604
2006 107 781
2007 135 1141
2008 132 1293
2009 130 1653
2010 134 1922
2011 111 2636
2012 117 3067
2013 245 3692
2014 217 3990
2015 243 3762
2016 338 4043
2017 279 4315
2018 362 4123
2019 339 5159
2020 458 6535
2021 440 8128

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $1,750$1,750
International students $16,250$6,250

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University has financial aid programs.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT ++++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++++

Notable alumni

  1. M. S. Swaminathan

    M. S. Swaminathan
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1925-.. (age 97)
    Occupations
    politiciangeneticistagronomistadministrator
    Biography

    Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan is an Indian agronomist, agricultural scientist, plant geneticist, administrator and humanitarian. Swaminathan is a global leader of the green revolution. He has been called the main architect of the green revolution in India for his leadership and role in introducing and further developing high-yielding varieties of wheat and rice. Swaminathan's collaborative scientific efforts with Norman Borlaug, spearheading a mass movement with farmers and other scientists and backed by public policies, saved India and Pakistan from certain famine-like conditions in the 1960s. His leadership as Director General of the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) in the Philippines was instrumental in his being awarded the first World Food Prize in 1987, recognized as the Nobel or the highest honours in the field of agriculture. United Nations Environment Programme has called him 'the Father of Economic Ecology'.

  2. C. Sylendra Babu

    C. Sylendra Babu
    Born in
    India Flag India
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    police officer
    Biography

    C. Sylendra Babu is an Indian Police Service Officer of the 1987 batch belonging to the Tamil Nadu cadre. He is serving as the Director General of Police of Tamil Nadu. He holds a PhD in Criminology from the University of Madras.

  3. Venkatrao K. Badami

    Venkatrao K. Badami
    Years
    1888-..
    Occupations
    plant breederagronomist
    Biography

    Venkatrao K. Badami was an Indian agronomist and a pioneer of plant breeding. Working in the Mysore Department of Agriculture, he was among the first to make use of X-ray induced mutations in the search for useful variations for breeding sugarcane varieties in 1933.

General info

Alternative names TNAU
तमिलनाडु कृषि विश्वविद्यालय
Founded 1971
Accreditation Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare (Indian Council of Agricultural Research, ICAR)
Motto Uzhuvom, Uzhaippom, Uyarvom
Till, Toil, Triumph
Colors red, white
Affiliations and memberships Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
Distance Education Bureau (DEB)

Location and Contacts

Address Lawley Road
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, 641 003
India
City population 960,000
Phone +91 (422) 243 1788
Fax +91 (422) 243 1672

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