Kural
  • இடிக்குந் துணையாரை யாள்வரை யாரே
    கெடுக்குந் தகைமை யவர்.
Kural
  • No foe can foil his powers whose friends reprove him when he errs.

School of Philosophy and Religious Thought

School of and Religious Thought comprises the departments of Philosophy, Saiva siddhantha, Vaishnavism, jainology, Christian Studies and Islamic Studies.

The department of Indian Philosphy was started in 1957 for promoting Soth Indian Philosophical thought. Prof.S.Suryanarayan Sastri and Prof.T.M.P.Mahadevan have rendered exemplary services in the department to make it Dr.Radhakrishnan Centre for Advanced Study in Indian Philosophy in 1964. Currently the department offers Masters, M.Phil and Ph.D programmes.

During the post centenary Silver Jubilee celebrations of the University in 1984 the department of Saiva Siddhantha was started. It offers Certificate, Diploma, Masters and Ph.D programmes.

The department of Vaishnavism was also started during the 1984 Post centenary Celebrations. The department now offers Masters and Ph.D Programmes.

The department of jainology was also started in 1984. It offers Masters and Ph.D Programmes.

The department of Christian studies was also created during the 1984 Post Centenary Silver Jubilee Celebrations. It offers Masters, M.Phil and Ph.D Programmes.

The department of Islamic Studies is the recent addition to the School.

Chair Person : Dr.GOVAVARISHA MISHRA

Constitute Department :

News & Announcements

University of Madras Placement / Job Fair 2018 Session

Notification and Application for Educational Agencies for Starting New Arts and Science colleges, Professional Colleges(MBA / MCA courses alone), Existing college for further affiliation and for starting additional section(s) in the existing course(s) for the academic year 2018-2019 (Last Date Extended upto 31-01-2018)

Madras University Merit Fellowship 2017-18 (Extended upto 31-01-2018)

Applications for Award of Various Endowment Scholarship for the Year 2017-2018 (Extended upto 31-01-2018)

Dept of Counselling Psychology houses a fully functional Student Counselling Centre at its premises- Contact 044-25399878/25399879

REVISED GUIDELINES FOR NOMINATING EMERITUS PROFESSOR,  HONORARY EMERITUS PROFESSOR,  PROFESSOR AND HONORARY ADJUNCT FACULTY

Application for the New Courses in Certificate Course in Autism Spectrum Disorder / Learning Disabilities and PG Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy in the Department of Counselling Psychology

New Health Insurance Scheme 2016 for the employees of University of Madras - List of Hospitals

New Health Insurance Scheme 2016 for the employees of University of Madras

Travelling Allowance for Various Meetings of the University 

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

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

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

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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