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Tamilnadu Agricultural University

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Established : 1920 | Accredited/Approved : AICTE | Affiliated : Madras University

Overview Tamilnadu Agricultural University

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, known as TNAU, was brought into existence during the year 1971 in Coimbatore city of Tamil Nadu state.  The university was established with a vision to provide quality education in agriculture, which is accepted worldwide.

  •  Tamil Nadu Agricultural University offers agricultural degree programs approved by AICTE, New Delhi. 
  • Tamil Nadu Agricultural University provides various facilities like lecture halls, laboratories, seminar hall, auditorium, etc.

 A few notable alumni of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University are C. Sylendra Babu: Renowned Indian Police Service Officer of Tamil Nadu cadre, M. S. Swaminathan: Father of Green Revolution in India, Sivakumar Veerasamy: Indian Plant Geneticist, and many such legends. 

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University has been ranked 105 among BRICS nations by the QS World University Rankings of 2018. The university had also attained the rank 28th in the overall category and 17th among universities by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2017.

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University encourages students to participate in various extra-curricular activities along with academics. The university organizes various seminars, conferences, workshops, guest lectures, etc., to provide knowledge to the students apart from academics.

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University is located near Botanical Garden, Photo Park, Kids Kingdom, Krithika Cinemas Hall, and many such entertaining places to visit for an individual during their spare time. 

Tamilnadu Agricultural University Admission 

The University offers courses under U and PG programs with various specializations to students with qualifying marks. Admission for courses offers by the University depends on the marks entrance exam and counselling session conducted by the board.

  • The Institute offers courses like B. Tech / B.Sc under UG level and M.Sc / MBA and M. Tech course under PG level.
  • The Institute offers a B. Tech course with four disciplines to the candidates who have qualifying marks with Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Mathematics as main subjects.
  • Candidates who have passed the 10+2 examination with 55% marks can apply for the B. Tech course.
  • Admission for the B. Tech course depends on the TNAU counselling session conducted by Anna University.
  • Candidates who have qualifying marks in the 10+2 exam will be allowed to appear in TNAU counselling.
  • Candidates who belong to BC / BCM must have passed with 50% marks, BA and DC must have passed with 40% marks.
  • Candidates who belong to ST / SC and SCA must have passing marks in the qualifying examination.
  • B.Sc at TNAU is offered with six disciplines for the students who have passed the 10+2 exam with 55% marks.
  • Admission for the B.Sc course at TNAU depends on the TNAU Counselling process.
  • The Institute offers M. Tech under PG program with seven disciplines to the candidates who have passed with the qualifying examination.
  • Candidates who have passed UG degree with 55% marks can apply for the M. Tech course offered by TNAU.
  • Admission for the M. Tech course at TNAU is based on the TANCET entrance exam conducted by the Institute.
  • M.Sc course at TNAU is offered with 33 specializations for the candidates who have passed B.Sc (Ag) or any other equivalent exams with 55% marks.
  • Admission for the M.Sc course at TNAU is based on the Institute's TANCET entrance exam and counselling session.
  • The Institute offers an MBA course with Agri-Business Management to the candidates who have passed with 50% marks.
  • Admission for the MBA course at TNAU depends on the TANCET entrance exam and TNAU counselling session.
  • Candidates who have passed the entrance exam with qualifying marks will be allowed to appear in a counselling session.
  • Institute will provide admission details for courses offered by TNAU online on the official website of the Institute.
  • The students must fill the application form of TNAU by providing personal and professional details.
  • Application fees must be paid online or via DD by the student by paying Rs 600/- for the general category and Rs 300/- for SC / ST / SC.
  • Applicants can submit the application form for UG and PG courses online or offline with requires documents.

College Type

State University



Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu





Gender accepted




Anna University





Course offered

B.Sc (Hons)

B. Tech

M. Tech








Internet Centre
Computer Lab
Seminar Hall



Application mode



Admission Process

Entrance Exam & Merit Based


Entrance Exams




Fee Waiver Scheme, Education Loans, Financial Help


Placement-Top Recruiters

ITC, Sathyam Bio, Zifo Technologies, Dow Agro, Associate Decor, Syngenta


Tamilnadu Agricultural University Fees Structure 

The fees structure at TNAU for PG and UG course are as follows:

  • The total fees structure for the B. Tech course at TNAU will be Rs 1.65 Lakhs which candidates can pay in four parts of Rs 48,125/- first year and Rs 39,100/- for the rest of three years.
  • B.Sc (h) fees structure at TNAU will be Rs 1.65 Lakhs which candidates can pay in four divisions of Rs 48,125/- first year and Rs 39,100/- for the rest of three years.
  • The fees structure for the M.Sc course at TNAU will be Rs 1.01 Lakhs which candidates can pay in two parts of Rs 56,792/- first year and Rs 44,244/- second year.

Tamilnadu Agricultural University Placement 

The Institute provides Placement training facilities for eligible students. More than 60 reputed organizations visit the campus every year for recruitment. The Institute provides jobs to almost 450-500 students every year. TNAU also organized about 300 to 350 job fairs for student's benefits. The training process includes a written test, mock interviews, aptitude tests, personality development classes and more. In addition, top recruiters like ITC, Sathyam Bio, Zifo Technologies, Dow Agro, Associate Decor, Syngenta visit the college. 

Tamilnadu Agricultural University Course fee structure

BE/BTech - Agricultural Engineering Request 3 years
MSc - Food Technology 85000 3 years
PGDM - Industrial Safety & Environmental Management 73000 3 years
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Tamilnadu Agricultural University Entrance exams required for Admission 2021


Asked question

Do provide me with the fee for B.Sc. in this university.
Asked by Palanisamy

replied on 26-Jul-2021 15:44:24

In general, the fee structure of TNAU for B.Sc. is INR 1.65 lakhs on an average for the complete course. The first-year fee is approx. INR 48k. The remaining three-year fee is INR 39k. The entire course fee constitutes of exam fee, tuition fee and other fees. This is the general fee provided.

What will be the eligibility for B.Sc. admission in TNAU?
Asked by Mohamed sultan

replied on 02-Jul-2021 11:34:15

For B.Sc. eligibility, candidates must have passed 10+2 examinations in science subjects with a 55% aggregate. The admission for B.Sc. at TNAU is made through merit in the last academics followed by TNAU counselling. Only those candidates who are residents of Tamil Nadu and have pursued education there or are permanent residents have the eligibility to apply.

What are the admission needs for the B.Sc. program and its fees structure?
Asked by Harish.m

replied on 19-Jun-2021 13:44:15

TNAU offers a UG program in B.Sc. for three years in six different specialization subjects. The students willing to join the course must have 10+2 exams from the state board with at least 45%. The fees structure for this course is INR 48 K per annum. 

Fee structure of bsc
Asked by Saranraj m

replied on 05-Jan-2021 18:18:54

Under general category the fee structure of B.Sc. at Tamilnadu Agricultural University will be around INR 1.65 lakhs as a whole for 3 years duration. The fee constitutes of course fee, exam fee and other fees. So, in the 1st year candidates need to pay around INR 48,000 while from 2nd year each year candidates will have to pay approx. INR 39,000.

Sir, I need admission to bsc
Asked by Jyothsna A K

replied on 06-Jan-2021 04:47:28

Candidates should have passed all the subjects in class 10+2 examination with an aggregate of 55% from a recognized board. Further selection of the candidates will be done on merit basis and TNAU Counselling process. Thus B.Sc. admission to Tamilnadu Agricultural University will be offered.

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Directorate of Open andDistanceLearning
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

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