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Alagappa University is a public university located in Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India. Originated from Alagappa Arts College, founded in by Alagappa Chettiar in 1947, it was established in 1985 by an Act of the Tamil Nadu government. It was converted from a unitary type to an affiliating type by the Tamil Nadu Universities Act, 2002, with jurisdiction over arts and science colleges in the districts of Ramanathapuram district and Sivaganga district. The government colleges in the above districts have become the constituent colleges of Alagappa University.
Motto in English
|Excellence in Action|
|Chancellor||Governor of Tamil Nadu|
|Campus||Urban (440 acres)|
|Affiliations||UGC; AIU; NAAC|
|General – India|
|NIRF (Overall) (2020)||64|
|NIRF (Universities) (2020)||36|
- "NIRF 2021". Alagappa University.
- "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2020 (Overall)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Education. 11 June 2020.
- "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2020 (Universities)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Education. 11 June 2020.
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