Kural எவ்வ துறைவது உலகம உலகத்தோடு அவ்வ துறைவ தறிவு.       In English: As moves the world so move the wise In tune with changing times and ways.

School of Sanskrit and Other Indian Languages

The Oriental Faculty of Comparative Philology with special reference to Arabic,Persian and Sanskrit was organized in the University under the headship of Dr.Mark Collins in 1914. The department was reorganized during 1927-30,to include Dravidian and Islamic Languages.The Sanskrit unit since then made huge strides in research and publishing in various aspects of Sanskrit Studies and in Sanskrit Catalogus Catalogorum. Now, the Department of Sanskrit offers Masters,M.Phil and Ph.D.Programmes.

The University started the Department of Hindi in April,1952 to make comparative Studies between Hindi and other Indian Languages. The Department Hindi offers Masters,M.Phil and Ph.D.Programmes.

Arabic,Persian and Urdu department was started during the reorganization of the oriential faculty during 1930. The aim of Arabic,Persian and Urdu department was to redeem from obscurity the early literary works of outstanding merit in these languages. The Department now offers Masters,M.Phil and Ph.D. programmes in Arabic and Urdu languages.


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Travelling Allowance for Various Meetings of the University 

M.Phil Degree Examination Application - August 2017

M.L.Degree (Private Study) - Examination Application - June 2017

ML Degree Examination Results - December 2016

Application for the Award of Madras University Merit Fellowship for I,II,III and IV Semester Candidates (Last date Extended Upto 31-03-2017)

Approved Fixed Rate Contract for a period of two years (2016-2018)

UG, PG & Professional Degree April 2017 Examinations Online Application for Arrear Candidates

UG Degree Examination Results - November 2016

M.L. (Private Study) PCP Classes 2016-2018 Batch - Potsponed

PG / Professional Degree Examination Results - November 2016

Annual Report Proforma for the Affiliated Colleges for the Academic Year 2015-2016

Annual Report Proforma for the Research Institution for the Academic Year 2015-2016

Annual Report Proforma for the University Departments for the Academic Year 2015-2016

Online hall- ticket for M.L. (Private study) candidates June 2016 - Examinations

Bibliometric analysissss of publication on breast cancer in India (Published in Current Science; vol 110, 2016) - UNOM in the third edition

Release of WIFI facility to faculties, staffs and students (Chepauk, RIASM & Marina Campuses) - Online Application Form

University of Madras-Search Committee

Curriculum Development Committee - Database on Curriculum Development - Format

Format to be submitted by Affliated collleges/Research institutions for Ph.D Program Continuation

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