Committee coordinator Muthiah, in a press statement said, they handed over a petition requesting the prompt disbursement of both salaries and pensions.
When TNIE reached out to the MKU's examination wing, the authorities said the difference between the marks in the first and second rounds of re-evaluation was jarring.
One of the applicants, on condition of anonymity, said that he had applied in July, but is still not sure if he has made the cut.
The Official had further said that they suspect that some staff members received cash from students in lieu of pass marks in 11 subjects.
Adding that the university has an annual expenditure of Rs 72 crore just on pensions, Swaminathan alleged that the state government had stalled funds citing audit objections.
A total of 9,776 graduates were conferred with degrees in the 14th convocation of Tamil Nadu Open University.
The university requires about `140 crore to manage staff salary, pension, and other commitments every month. The staff also fear that their salary from next month onwards will be much delayed.
On condition of anonymity, an MKU official told TNIE, "Both Krishnammal Jagannathan and Sankaraiah selflessly worked for the nation even during the freedom struggle.
Madurai Kamaraj University and Governor RN Ravi distributed 604 PhD degrees, two D.Sc. degrees and one D.Litt. degree during the function.
After the convocation, Ravi interacted with the gold medalists and advised them how to achieve their dream, and the significance of time management.
Stating that Governor RN Ravi is sitting on several proposals sent by the government for approval, Ponmudy said it is the reason why the state government has approached the Supreme Court.
Responding to the issue, MKU Controller of Examination T Dharmaraj said MKU can revise the examination fees by three per cent every year.
B Ashok Kumar developed an interest to study the occurrence of clinical mutations and its functional consequences in the disease pathology among children.
In the press statement, Save MKU Secretary R Murali alleged that corrupt Vice-Chancellors misused funds adding to the institution's financial viability.
The remaining amount will be used to pay salaries of 202 UGC-scale teaching staff, 303 administrative staff, and more than 500 consolidated-salaried non-teaching staff," he said.
Government-aided colleges, self-financing colleges, government colleges and most of the varsities in the state have completed their PG admissions on the basis of students' fifth-semester marks.
The Madurai Kamaraj University’s syndicate members have decided to confer an honorary doctorate on veteran communist leader N Sankaraiah.
The Independence Day celebrations at Madurai Kamaraj University College campus were marred by a scuffle between Vice Principal Kabilan and Associate Professor A T Senthamarai Kannan.
Though TNIE attempted to get in touch with the registrar (i/c) M Ramakrishnan multiple times, he remained unavailable to comment on the issue.
Speaking to TNIE, S Meenakshi, a final-year student from an MKU-affiliated college said she had arrears for a fifth-semester financial management paper.