The Bharathiar University was established in Coimbatore by the Government Tamil Nadu in 1982. The Bharathiar University received the recognition from the University Grants Commission(UGC) New Delhi for the purpose of grants.
The Bharathiar University named after the nations great poet Subramania Bharathi, whose main motto to educate the country. In every effort Bharathiar University is the best college of Coimbatore. The aim of the university is to participate in the task of inculcating necessary knowledge, skills and creativity.
The mission of the Bharathiar University is to innovate and international University, it is committed to excellence in teaching, research and knowledge transfer and to serve the social, cultural and economic need of the country.
To innovate and offer international programmes in the every stream with synergistic interaction with the industry and society.
To provide equal opportunity to women student and prepare them to equal partners in meeting the scientific and technological department.
To give advance knowledge with high tech technology to the student and prepare them to work for societal transformation with commitment.
The University is located at the backdrop of Marutham alai Hills in the Western Ghats and the campus is spreaded in 100 acres, it is 15 kms away from the main city. The University has 104 affiliated colleges, 92 arts and science college and 2 university college, 12 management college and 1 Air force administration college. There are 25 research centers of the State and Central Government which are recognized by the University for research purpose. All the institute offer best education an there are more than 1,50,000 students and research scholars.
There are various courses are offered by the University such as M.Sc, MBA, MCA, M.com, M.A., M.S.W. and each disciples offers specialization such as Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Nao-Technology, Chemistry, Zoology, Bioinformatics, Environmental Science, Micro Biology. Linguistics, English Sociology and Population Studies and many more.