Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University also known as TANUVAS, is one of the finest Veterinary and animal science universities in the nation. At first, it was a school of agriculture offering certificate and diploma courses in Animal Science and Veterinary field.
Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University offers courses in three main departments which are:
Some constituent institutions are there under the regulation of the university. Those are:
Apart from that there are also some centers of the university where different courses are being taught regarding animal sciences and fisheries. Here is the list of the University directorates:
Besides high quality education in Veterinary and Animal Sciences, TANUVAS also has some extracurricular activities for the students. Sports, cultural programs, and so on are being carried out as extracurricular activities in the college. Here are the lists of the committees of the university:
Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University provides hostel accommodation for students with total intake of 1200 students including girls. Separate Hostels are arranged for both boys and girls. The rooms are much comfortable for the students. Television room and internet connection are also available in the hostel for the students
Distance Education Program
Besides the regular courses, Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University also provides distance education to almost every part of the nation. The courses offered in distance education are:
The Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University is awarded with the prestigious "Sardar Patel Outstanding ICAR Institution Award-2011", in the field of agricultural sciences including veterinary, animal and fisheries. TANUVAS is the first veterinary university in the country to bag this coveted award.
What is the Eligibility Criteria for Admission?
Candidates should belong to Tamil Nadu state and must have passed Higher Secondary Course (10+2) / CBSE / other examination recognized as equivalent thereto with the relevant subjects with 60% Marks. Candidates willing to apply should be below the age of 21 Years as on 1st July of the admission year concerned. For SC / ST candidates, there is no age limit. Candidates will be selected for the above mentioned UG programmes on the basis of their performance in the 10+2 qualifying examination.