UOM - University of Madras

Address Chepauk
City Chennai
State/Country Tamil Nadu, India
Contact Number

044 - 25393409, 25393564, 25399422

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About University of Madras, Chennai

University of Madras, Chennai is a public research university in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is one of the three oldest universities in India.The university is modeled after the University of London and was incorporated on 5 September 1857 by an act of the Legislative Council of India, and is regulated by the University Grants Commission of the government of India.A public petition in 1839 initiated the formation of University of Madras.The University was in  1840 with Mr.George Norton as its President, that the University Board was constituted.In 1854 after a lapse of 14 years, the Government of India formulated a systematic educational policy for India.Madras University is the mother of almost all the old Universities of south India.The University area of jurisdiction has been confined to three districts of Tamil Nadu in recent years. This is consequent to establishment of various universities in the State and demarcation of the University territories. This University has been growing from strength to strength while widening its teaching and research activities.It has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with the highest rating for offering quality education and also recognised as the first centre for potentials of excellence in the Country. The 68 University Departments of study and research are spread over in 4 Campuses organised into 18 Schools each of which offer Post Graduate Courses in respective specialisation, part time and full time Ph.D. Programmes, Diploma and Certificate Programmes.


UOM Vice Chancellor Message :-

I am very delighted to convey my warm greetings to the Executive Body, Faculty, Staff and the Students of the prestigious University of Madras with a sense of pride. I am very elated and enthusiastic to assume office as the 'Vice Chancellor' of the University of Madras - a historical institution of Higher Education in India, which is also considered to be the mother university for many universities in South India.My admiration has never stopped growing for this University, since it has played a pivotal role in advancing the cause of higher education in the nation during its formative years, before and after independence. The galaxy of eminent personalities who have passed out of the portals of this great institution will speak volumes for the quality that this University has stood for. I salute all the great personalities and share my appreciation for the faculty and staff who have been dedicated to their work.The University's motto "Learning Promotes Natural Talent" though framed in the year 1857 is certainly a visionary statement which serves as a guiding principle for the students, as they enter the university system for their higher education. It is true that fruits of Higher Education are sweeter and valuable when it promotes the blossoming of natural talent that enriches students to be value enhanced individuals. The scenario of higher education in India is now in a transformational phase as compared to earlier times. We are in a compelling era where global conditions require that conventional practices have to change and adapt to suit the current requirements and also address futuristic needs. 


About UOM Media Course :-

Media studies is a discipline and field of study that deals with the content, history and effects of various media; in particular, the 'mass media'. Media studies may draw on traditions from both the social sciences and the humanities, but mostly from its core disciplines of mass communication, communication, communication sciences and communication studies. Researchers may also develop and employ theories and methods from disciplines including cultural studies, rhetoric (including digital rhetoric), philosophy, literary theory, psychology, political science, political economy, economics, sociology, anthropology, social theory, art history and criticism, film theory, feminist theory, and information theory.


About UOM Travel and Tourism course :-

There is lot of scope of travel and tourism courses, it has scope in India and foreign also, you can also get job in travel agencies, hotels, airlines and govt. organizations dealing with Tourism. you can also look towards your own business after gaining relevant experience in the travel industry.


About MIT M.E/M.Tech Course :-

Master of Engineering or Master of Technology or Master of Science in Technology or Master of Engineering degree is a postgraduate program in engineering or technology field.ME/MTech degree program exposes students to a wide range of courses, combined with specialized research which culminates in a thesis. Such a combination gives students the breadth and depth necessary for pursuing careers in academics as well as industry.The residence requirements for ME/MTech program is four semesters. However, it is possible to get permission to spend one semester elsewhere. If someone wants to carry out the thesis work in a company, or at some other educational institution, it is allowed by the Institute.The scope of the course varies from material research to machinery development, Nano Technology, Smart materials, Aerospace Technology, Missiles technology, CAD/CAM, FMS, CIM, Automation and such other interrelated developments.


Admission Details Of UOM, Chennai :-

Minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in any discipline. 


Infrastructure For UOM :-

  • Library
  • Sports & NSS
  • Hostel & Guest House
  • Seminar  & Conference Hall


UOM Placement Companies :-

The Department has a record of 100% placement for the past several years. The Department proposes to have a formal placement process through an in house placement cell shortly.

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Course Details:

Course Specialization
Travel and Tourism in India Travel & Tourism, Hotel Mangement, Tourism Management, Event Management, Food Production / Catering
Master of Engineering/Technology(M.E/M.Tech) Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biotechnology Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Signal Processing
Media Advertising & PR

Contact Details:

Location: Chepauk Chennai , Tamil Nadu,India

Contact No: 044 - 25393409, 25393564, 25399422

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