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Tamilnadu Open University TNOU Admission Notification 2016

Tamil Nadu Open University(TNOU) Admission 2016

Tamil Nadu Open University invites application from eligible candidates for admission to the following Academic 2016 Programmes offered in Tamil Nadu Open University through Distance Mode:

  • Master Degree Programmes
  • Post-Graduate Diploma Programmes
  • Bachelor Degree Programmes
  • Diploma Programmes
  • Certificate Programmes

Courses Offered

Post Graduate Programmes

MBA (Hospital Administration), MBA (Shipping and Logistics Management)

MA History, Public Administration, Sociology, Political Science, Economics, Tamil, English, Social Work, Tourism & Travel Studies, Women Studies, Criminology & Criminal Justice Administration, Human Rights, Development Administration, Police Administration, International Relations, Islamic Studies, Anthropology, Gender Studies

M.Com., M.C.A., M.Sc Computer Science; Psychology; Mathematics; Counselling and Psychotherapy; Geography; Apparel and Fashion Designing

Under Graduate Programmes

B.A. in Tamil, Functional Tamil, Urdu; English; English and Communication; History; History and Heritage Management; Tourism and Travel Studies; Economics; Business Economics; Public Administration; Political Science; Human Rights; Sociology; Social Work; Islamic Studies; Criminology & Criminial Justice Administration; B.Lit – Tamil

B.Com in General; Bank Management; Corporate Secretaryship; Accounting & Finance; Computer Application; BBA in General; Computer Application; Marketing Management; Retail Mgt.; BCA General, Lateral Entry-LE

B.Sc in Computer Science; Mathematics; Mathematics with Computer Application; Psychology; Geography; Visual Communication; Multimedia; Apparel and Fashion Design

Post Graduate Diploma Programmes

PG Diploma in Computer Applications; Information Security; Information Technology Mgt.; Software Quality Mgt.; Tamil Research Methodology(PGDTRM); Spoken English (PGDSE); Psychological Counselling (PGDPC); Mathematics; Export Marketing; Applied Mathematics; Guidance and Counselling; Gerontology; Child Rights & Child Protection; Social Welfare Administration; Management

Diploma in Databases; Media Art; Acupuncture Science; Archaeology and Epigraphy; Museology and Conservation; Retail Management

Certificate Programs: Certificate in NGO Management; Community Radio Technology

Bachelor of Education Program: Bachelor of Education (General); Bachelor of Education (Special Education)

Catering & Hotel Management Programs: B.Sc in Hospitality and Hotel Administration; Diploma in Food Production; Diploma in Food and Beverage Service; and Diploma in Bakery and Confectionery

Course Preparation

The learning materials, in print and electronic medium of the Tami Nadu Open University are selflearning in format
[For further details, the applicants are requested to check the separate Prospectus]

Application Form

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:

(i) From the University Sales Counter on payment of Rs.100/- in cash per Application

(ii) From the Study Centres on payment of Rs.100/- per Application

(iii) From the Zonal Centres on payment of Rs.100/- per Application

iv) From the Deputy Registrar, MPDD, TNOU, 577, Anna Salai, Saidapet, Chennai-600015 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 Program under the scheme of Dual Registration shall submit separate Application Forms

Mode of Payment of Fees

The student shall pay Program Fee for CCCP to the Community College only

In respect of all other Programs, the fees shall be paid to the University.he fees may be remitted in any branch of the State Bank of India or Indian Bank. For remitting the fees, the appicant may use the photocopy of the remittance Challan Form enclosed in the Prospectus

The Banker will return the challan of TNOU copy and STUDENT copy. The applicant shall enclose the TNOU copy of the remitted challan with the application for Admission. The applicants may also consult their Study Centres regarding remittance of fees

Last Date for Submission of Application Forms:

Application Form shalls be submitted for all Programs (except) Cerfificate Programs on or before the dates mentioned below:

i) Admission for Calendar Year batch - 30th April 2016

ii) Admission for Academic Year batch - 31st October 2016

The Application Forms for Certificate Programs shall be submitted on or before the dates mentioned below:

i) Admission for Calendar Year batch - 31st March 2016

ii) Admission for Academic Year batch - 30th September 2016

The fees for the Second/Third Year of the study shall be paid within the dates mentioned below:

Calendar Year - 31st March 2016 (Without Fine) and 30th June 2016 (With Fine)

Academic Year - 30th September 2016 (Without Fine) and 31st December 2016 (With Fine*)

Last Date for Examination Application:

a) For Academic Year Batch
Without Fine: 05th May 2016
With a Fine of Rs.50/-: 15th May 2016

b) For Calender Year Batch
Without Fine: 05th November 2016
With a Fine of Rs.50/-: 15th November 2016

Tamilnadu Open University

(Govt. of Tamil Nadu), No. 577, Anna Salai, Saidapet, Chennai-600015 (Tamil Nadu), Phone No.: 044-24306600, Email: contact@tnou.ac.in, Website www.tnou.ac.in