Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TNUVAS)
Last date for submission of application forms
August 12th, 2015
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) is an Institute of global excellence for higher education in agriculture and allied sciences in Asia. The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi recognized TNAU with The Best Institution and the Best Performing Universityy awards. It is the first State Agricultural University (SAU) to be accredited by ICAR. TNAU is a pioneer in offering innovative programs among SAUs in the country and has a strong linkage with National and International Institutes of repute for student exchange program. The post graduate programs are offered in Coimbatore and affiliated colleges of TNAU in Tamil Nadu. The students are permitted to take up thesis research in any institute/industry in India as well as abroad. These include Cornell University, USA, International Rice Research Institute, Philippines, Justus Liebig University, Germany, National Parks Board, Singapore, ICRISAT, Patencheru, ICAR institutes, other SAUs, Mahyco Research Center, Jain Irrigation, John Deere Tractor Company etc., after completion of course requirements. TNAU is also offering dual degree masters programs in i) Food Processing and Marketing and ii) Biotechnology and Business management jointly with Cornell University, USA. Students admitted to masters programs have the option to pursue dual degree either MS or MPS in Cornell University.
Application forms for admission to the following Postgraduate degree / Diploma programmes offered by Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University during 2015-16 are invited :
PG Programs Offered
- M.Tech. (Food Technology)
- Ph.D. (Veterinary and Animal Sciences / Food Technology)
- M.B.A. (Food and Livestock Business Management)
- M.Phil. (Biotechnology)
- M.Sc. (Biostatistics / Bioinformatics)
- Post Graduate Diploma (Bioinformatics/ Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosis/ Companion Animal Practice/ Business Management in Animal and Fisheries Sciences)
MVSc degree programmes :
Candidates possessing a BVSc / BVSc & AH degree of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University or any other University recognized as equivalent thereof shall be eligible to apply. The candidates should have completed their degree from colleges recognized by the Veterinary Council of India
MTech (Food Technology) :
Candidates possessing a BTech (FPT / FT) degree of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University or candidates who have studied a four years degree programme in Food Processing Technology / Food Technology / Food Engineering / Dairy Technology or equivalent Engineering or Technology course from a recognised University or any other University recognized as equivalent thereof shall be eligible to apply.
Candidates possessing a BVSc, BVSc & AH, BTech (Food Technology / Dairy Technology / Poultry Technology), BFSc, BSc (Ag/Hort), BTech (Food Engineering / Agri. Engineering), and all professional graduates of State Veterinary Universities / Agricultural Universities / Deemed Universities under ICAR system with a minimum of 6.00/10.00 or equivalent percentage.
Note : For eligibility criteria, details of campus and disciplines offered, duration of the course, registration fee and other relevant details, refer Admission Notification and Prospectus in university website
How to apply
Application forms and Prospectus for admission to the following Postgraduate degree / Diploma programmes can be downloaded from our website: www.tanuvas.tn.nic.in/
Filled in applications along with registration fee will be received at the Office of the Chairman, Admission Committee (PG), Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai-600 051
More Details can be available from the institute website.