University of Madras

University of Madras

Description

The Publics Petition dated 11-11-1839 initiated the establishment of Madras University. It was in January 1840 with Mr.George Norton as its President, The University Board was constituted. In 1854 after a lapse of 14 years Government of India formulated a systematic educational policy for India and as a sequel to this on 5th September 1857 by an act of legislative council of India the University was established. The University was organised in the Model of London University.

Madras University is the mother of almost all the Old Universities of Southern India. The University area of Jurisdiction has been confined to, however, 3 districts of Tamil Nadu in recent years. This is consequent to establishment of various Universities in the State and demarcation of the University territories. This University has been growing from strength to strength while widening its teaching and research activities.

The University Board was constituted in January 1840 with Mr. George Norton as its President. This was the precursor of the present Presidency College, Chennai. However, a systematic educational policy for India was formulated only after 14 years by the historic dispatch of 1854 (Sir Charles Wood's Education Dispatch), which pointed out the rationale for "creating a properly articulated system of education from the primary school to the University". The Dispatch recommended the establishment in the Universities of Professorships "for the purposes of the delivery of le

Former Student Reviews
22 opinions

Top courses

M.Phil - Continuing Education Management(Full Time) Course in Chennai
5.0 2 opinions
University of Madras
  • MPhil
  • Chennai

...the Department strength lies in its vertical and horizontal Mobility in achieving Inter and Intra Development activities in Teaching Research and Extension... Learn about: Education Skills, Education Management, Education India... More


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M.Phil - Continuing Education Management(Part Time) Course in Chennai
5.0 2 opinions
University of Madras
  • MPhil
  • Chennai

...the Department strength lies in its vertical and horizontal Mobility in achieving Inter and Intra Development activities in Teaching Research and Extension... Learn about: Education India, Education Skills, Education Management... More


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M.A. - Continuing Education Management Course in Chennai
5.0 2 opinions
University of Madras
  • Master
  • Chennai

...provided leadership to develop many University Department of Adult and Continuing Education in the Nation. Course Content Principles of management... Learn about: Education India, Education Skills, Educational Management... More


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Ph.D in Credentials of adult tissue derived stem cells for spinal cord injury repair research. Course in Chennai
5.0 2 opinions
University of Madras
  • PhD
  • Chennai

...however this requires proper scientific validation. Dr.V. Sankar of the department is aiming to explore the potential of these cells in treating spinal cord injuries... Learn about: Science Technology, Cell Biology... More


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Ph.D in Herbal derivatives and their role in treating male sexual disorders Course in Chennai
5.0 2 opinions
University of Madras
  • PhD
  • Chennai

...Dr. S.Prakash, Assistant Professor is committed to find ways of rectifying diabetes induced problems in male sexual life using novel approaches which includes... Learn about: Human Biology, Science Technology... More


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Ph.D in Herbal derivatives and their role in treating cerebral stroke Course in Chennai
5.0 2 opinions
University of Madras
  • PhD
  • Chennai

...for potential methods of treatment. He has identified certain herbal formulations could be useful. It is his vision to develop a successful treatment regime... Learn about: Science Technology... More


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M.A. in Public Affairs Course in Chennai
5.0 2 opinions
University of Madras
  • Master
  • Chennai
  • 2 Years

...Good Governance, Empowerment of Women and the Rural Poor, Environmental Studies, opportunities of rural students, training programmes for elected representatives... Learn about: Political Thought, Political Study, Public Administration... More


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M.A. Post Modern Development Administration Course in Chennai
5.0 excellent 3 opinions
University of Madras
  • Master
  • Chennai
  • 5 Years

...Policy Studies, Disaster Management, Extension Studies, Good Governance, Empowerment of Women and the Rural Poor, Environmental Studies, opportunities of rural students... Learn about: Sociology Theory, Social Change, Development Sociology... More


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B. A. in Christian Studies Course in Chennai
5.0 1 opinion
University of Madras
  • Bachelor
  • Chennai
  • 3 Days

...The University of Madras offers number of courses one of the course is B. A. in Christian Studies The Course is offered by Department Of Christian Studies Scientific study... Learn about: Religious Studies... More


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Diploma in Cyber Crime and Information Security Course in Chennai
2.3 average 3 opinions
University of Madras
  • Diploma
  • Chennai
  • 1 Year

...The Problem of Crime has been increasing at an alarming rate over the years. Apart from higher incidence and rate of crime, what is much more alarming is the new forms... Learn about: Social Transformation, Cyber Law, Social Laws... More


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Opinions (22)

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Diploma in Cyber Crime and Information Security

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yogesh yogesh
5.0 27/01/2020
About the course: Excellent.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Diploma in Cyber Crime and Information Security

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yogesh yogesh
1.0 26/01/2020
About the course: I didn't like it.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Diploma in Cyber Crime and Information Security

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PRAVEENKUMAR PALANIYAPPAN
1.0 22/08/2019
About the course: they not start the classes. still i am waiting.
Would you recommend this course?: No

B. A. in Christian Studies

A
Aliya Inchal
5.0 16/05/2019
About the course: Relly nice teaching and facilities.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Diploma in French

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shivaani vijayakumar
5.0 30/03/2019
About the course: Excellent in all.
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.A. - Continuing Education Management

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Student
5.0 21/10/2018
What I would highlight: My time as a student was great!
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Ph.D in Herbal derivatives and their role in treating cerebral stroke

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Student
5.0 14/10/2018
What I would highlight: It did not acheive my expectatives.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.A. Post Modern Development Administration

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Student
5.0 17/09/2018
What I would highlight: Okay, how ever I had wished to have an international experience during my studies.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.A. - Continuing Education Management

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Student
5.0 02/09/2018
What I would highlight: Studying at Madras University is no doubt a good experience but the university must take care of the attitude of some students.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Ph.D in Credentials of adult tissue derived stem cells for spinal cord injury repair research.

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Student
5.0 13/08/2018
What I would highlight: The expenses were low
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Ph.D in Credentials of adult tissue derived stem cells for spinal cord injury repair research.

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Student
5.0 28/07/2018
What I would highlight: I had a good experience overall.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.A. Post Modern Development Administration

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Student
5.0 27/07/2018
What I would highlight: There is plenty of options!
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Ph.D in Herbal derivatives and their role in treating cerebral stroke

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Student
5.0 25/07/2018
What I would highlight: Till now I don’t have any problems.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.A. in Public Affairs

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Student
5.0 10/07/2018
What I would highlight: Good overall experience, i recommend.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.Phil - Continuing Education Management(Part Time)

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Student
5.0 26/06/2018
What I would highlight: The city is nice and beautiful and cheap as well.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.Phil - Continuing Education Management(Full Time)

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Student
5.0 12/06/2018
What I would highlight: I found a lot of irregularities which needs to be improved to attract international students.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.A. Post Modern Development Administration

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Student
5.0 03/04/2018
What I would highlight: It's not expensive.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

Ph.D in Herbal derivatives and their role in treating male sexual disorders

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Student
5.0 01/04/2018
What I would highlight: Not Applicable
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.A. in Public Affairs

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Student
5.0 27/03/2018
What I would highlight: A good quality of studies.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes

M.Phil - Continuing Education Management(Full Time)

S
Student
5.0 18/03/2018
What I would highlight: The opportunities are excellent at this university.
What could be improved: -
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
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