Periyar University

Caste debate emerges with appointment of professor in Tamil Nadu's Periyar University

While a group of professors alleged seniors were sidelined, outfits working for the welfare of SC communities said that there was no representation of SC members in the syndicate.

published on : 19th January 2022

Periyar University sends convocation invites to PhD scholars

A university professor confirmed that the university changed its decision and sent invites to PhD students on Friday.

published on : 4th December 2021

Irregularities in Salem Periyar University: Former Vice-Chancellor booked

It was found that Swaminathan, with the connivance of late Angamuthu, appointed ineligible candidates in university posts after receiving illegal gratification, in violation of UGC norms.

published on : 7th October 2021

Former Periyar varsity V-C booked on charges of appointing ineligible persons

On December 18, 2017, former PU Registrar K Angamuthu died by suicide at Perundurai, Erode.

published on : 7th October 2021