University of Madras

University of Madras is the mother of almost all the Old Universities of Southern India. The University has been growing from strength to strength while widening its teaching and research activities. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council has conferred the "Five star Status" to the University of Madras. The University of Madras has been given the status of "University with Potential for Excellence" by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

His Excellency the Governor of Tamil Nadu is the Chancellor of The University. The Vice-Chancellor who is appointed by a term period is the principle executive officer. The University imparts both UG and PG Education to the Affiliated Institutions.