Welcome to Madurai Kamaraj University
Madurai Kamaraj University as a State Government University was established in the year 1965 by an Act passed in the State Legislative Assembly. The University is located on the Madurai-Theni highway at a distance of about 13 kms away from the city of Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India in a sprawling campus of about 600 acres at the foothill of Nagamalai.
The University offers 46 post graduate programmes, 43 M.Phil programmes and 50 Ph.D Programmes through its 77 departments grouped in 20 Schools. The University also has under its control 94 affiliated colleges. The University is well recognized at the National & International level. This is evident from the details posted in the University website www.mkuniversity.ac.in.