Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's degree (3-4.5 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Cumulative grade point average of 3.0/4.0.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year bachelor's degree.
Documents required: Official mark sheets/transcripts/records; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1971. Modeled after American land grant universities. Has eight constituent colleges, a research institute and an extension division. Usual admission requirement is the higher secondary school certificate (12 years of education).
Some Indian institutions award class on last year; some on honours courses; some do not count failed/repeated courses. We calculate average on all marks/grades. Examinations held at end of each trimester.
Language of instruction: English.
Master's: 2 years after appropriate class I or class II bachelor's degree.
Ph.D.: 3 years after appropriate class I or class II master's degree.
Last updated: Jul 29, 2008