The Bharathiar University was established in the year 1982 by Government of Tamil Nadu under the provision of the Bharathiar University Act, 1981. In May, 1985 the University received the recognition from University Grants Commission (UGC) New Delhi for the purpose of grants. This University provides distance education courses from doploma, certificate, and graduate to post-graduate courses. The distance learning programs provided by this distance learning universities are B.sc through distance, distance BCA, and distance BA, B.com through correspondence, B.B.A distance learning, M.sc through distance, long distance mba, M.A distance education, distance learning mca and many more.
Bharathiar University is named after the national poet Subramanian Bharathi. The main motto of this University is to materialize the dream of the great poet of transforming educational institutes into temple of knowledge and learning. The complete Bharathiar University (BU) covers 1000 acres of land, located at the backdrop of Maruthamalai Hills in the Western Ghat range. It is 15 kms from the city of Coimbatore.Bharathiar University distance learning mba course is also being offered by this distance learning university through distance mode and the university offers 27 specializations in mba.
Bharathiar University distance learning Institutes comprises 119 affiliated colleges, 81 Arts and Science Colleges, 30 are Colleges of Education, 7 Management institutions and 1 Air Force Administration College. On the other hand, there are 19 Research Institutes of the State and Central Governments, which are recognized by the University for Research Purpose. The School of Distance Education (SDE) is located in the Bharathiar University there is no provision of entrance exam to get enrollment.
For the convenience of students, the City Centre of Bharathiar University is functioning at
CSI BISHOP APPASAMY COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCE
Race Course, Coimbatore – 18.
(near to Central Bus Stand and Railway Junction)
Students can buy application, Admission details and get all information
Through Phone: 0422 - 2221766
Time: 8.00 am to 8.00 pm
General Phone Numbers: (91) 422-2422222, 2422223, 2422234, 2422272, 2422321, 2422335.
Fax: (91) 422-2422387.