The University has established a number of Study Centres throughout Tamil Nadu to assist the student in the admission to various Programmes and for coordinating their learning activities.
The following categories of Study Centres have been recognized by the University :
With a view to coordinating the activities of the Study Centres and to act as a link between the Study Centres, the students and the University.
The academic activities of the University are carried out in two admission cycles, viz. Calendar Year cycle commencing from the month of January and Academic Year cycle commencing from the month of July. (It may be noted that B.Ed. Programmes are offered only during the Calendar Year Admission and the Hotel Management and Catering Programmes are offered only during Academic Year Admission)
Application Form for Admission
The Application Forms together with the Prospectus are issued separately for the above two admission cycles. The applicants shall use the application for admission prescribed for the respective admission cycle only.
The Application Form with Prospectus can be obtained as follows:
♦ From the University Sales Counter on payment of Rs.100/- in cash per Application
♦ From the Study Centres on payment of Rs.100/- per Application
♦ From the Zonal Centres on payment of Rs.100/- per Application
♦ From the Deputy Registrar, MPDD, TNOU, 577, Anna Salai, Saidapet, Chennai– 600 015 by post on payment of Rs.150/- by demand draft issued by any nationalized or scheduled bank drawn in favour of the Tamil Nadu Open University payable at Chennai. The Application Form along with the Prospectus will be sent by ordinary post only.
The Application Form once sold shall not be taken back and the cost of Application Form will not be refunded or adjusted towards any purpose
Note : Applicants who wish to enroll for a Diploma / Certificate Programme under the scheme of Dual Registration shall submit separate Application Forms.