Tamil University and SASTRA Deemed University are among the famous Thanjavur universities. These universities of Thanjavur enable the students to specialize in a number of subjects belonging to Science, Commerce and Humanities streams. Several colleges in Thanjavur are affiliated under these universities.
SASTRA University of Thanjavur offers a number of courses in Education, Science, Arts, Management and Engineering. The university was established in 1984 under the name of Shanmugha College of Engineering. Later, the university was renamed as Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology and Research Academy (SASTRA). SASTRA is located about 17 kilometers from Thanjavur on the National Highway connecting Thanjavur to Tiruchirapalli. Some of the courses available at the SASTRA University are MBA, MCA, B Tech, M Tech and Ph D. It is noteworthy that the university provides a number of facilities for the students.
Last Updated on 06 December 2011