Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu | Approved By : UGC, NCTE, BCI, NAAC | Estd: 1981
The Tamil University was settled at Thanjavur, by the Authority of Tamil Nadu on 15-09-1981 bottom the arrangement of the Tamil University move No.9 of 1982, for encourage the advancement of information and analysis in Tamil language, biography and culture. The University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi accepted the University on 11-06-1985.
The idea of conceive a independent University for Tamil dialect was announce as early as 1925 by the accomplished scholars of Tamil association. This idea took a detailed shape only in 1981 bottom the membership of the Hon’b1e CM of Tamil Nadu, Dr.M.G.Ramachandran.