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Avinashilingam University

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Type  Public
Vice-Chancellor  Premavathi Vijayan
Chancellor  P. R. Krishna Kumar
Motto  Seek and you shall find
Established  1988
Affiliations  UGC
Phone  0422 244 0241
Total enrollment  1,821 (2014)
Founded  1988
Avinashilingam University
Location  Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India, India
Address  Bharathi Park Rd, Tatabad, Forest College Campus, Saibaba Colony, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641043
Similar  Bharathiar University, Karpagam University, Karunya University, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, PSG College of Technology

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Avinashilingam University is a women's Deemed University in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. It was started in 1957 by the Avinashilingam Education Trust founded by T. S. Avinashilingam Chettiar as Avinashilingam Home Science College for Women which later grow into a university.


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Avinashilingam University was a part of University of Madras until it was separated in June 1987. It is now the largest institution in the country for imparting home science education.


Since 1989 the university has offered two majors and two ancillaries for the undergraduate degree courses. The academic year is divided into two semesters, each semester having a minimum of 100 working days.


The institute has seven faculties, each functioning under a dean.

  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Science
  • Faculty of Home Science
  • Faculty of Arts & Humanities
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Management Studies
  • Faculty of Community Education and Entrepreneurship Development
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • References

    Avinashilingam University Wikipedia

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