National Academic Depository (NAD) Cell

            National Academic Depository (NAD) cell of Madurai Kamaraj University was entrusted with a task of digitizing and lodged of all certificates issued by MKU. NAD is a Govt. of India initiative for which UGC is nodal agency. All the lodged certificates are safely kept, ready to be downloaded and could be verified / authenticated anywhere any time. . NAD was inaugurated by Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Hon'ble President of India, at the National Convention on Digital Initiatives for Higher Education on 9th July, 2017 at New Delhi. (

            National Academic Depository is National level depository of academic awards including Mark Statements, Degree and provisional certificates. Under the command of MHRD, UGC, New Delhi is taking lead in promoting digitalization of academic awards and lodging the same with NAD.

Dr. S.Pushparaj

The Nodal Officer - NAD

Phone Number : 0452 - 2458471 Ext: 262


Number of Student Enrolls in Academic Year

2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
Student Enrolled - - 528 20,860

Number of awards uploaded on NAD system

2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
Marksheet issued - - 343 2500
Degree issued 9903 10978 17861 -
Other certificate issued (ProvisinalCert) 12601 7618 5375 -

NAD Report - 2018 - 2019

NAD Registration - Guidelines

Communiqué to Academic Institutions

Bulk Student Registration Sample

Watch "National Academic Depository Sign-up"

Watch "Student Registration Non Aadhaar - NAD"


The Nodal Officer

NAD Cell

Madurai Kamaraj University


Phone Number : 0452 - 2458471 Ext: 262