Tuesday, June 10, 2008
Three new varsities proposed in TN
Tmilnadu Gonernment moved a bill for setting up of three new universities in Tamil nadu. it had been proposed to set up a university for educational research, PSG university and Thiyagarajar University at Chennai, Coimbatore and Madurai respectively.The PSG university at Coimbatore will be formed by bringing together PSG College and the other colleges attached to it. Likewise Thiyagarajar Engineering College and Thiyagarajar College will be combined to form the Thiyagarajar University.Following the need for a separate university to encourage research and post graduation studies in the field of education, Lady Wellington Women’s College will be fused with Education Development Institution functioning at Saidapet to form the Tamilnadu Education University.