In a country with immense potential for higher education, Tamil Nadu has proven to be one of the best states in India to provide quality education to students. With 59 universities recognized by the University Grant Commission (UGC), the state has attracted students from all over the country to study courses in medical, engineering, and hospitality fields, among others and continues to innovate its practices through digitization and improved government policies.
With the pandemic at the back of everyone’s mind, colleges all over the world have been forced to create alternatives to cater to student needs. Thanks to technology like video conferencing, google classrooms and educational apps, the education sector has experienced a paradigm shift in practices and methods. With the internet at our disposal and a seemingly endless amount of innovations and ideas, education from the school level to the post-graduate level has become more accessible than ever before. The pandemic has only sped up the process and many institutions are considering never looking back.
Housing some of the most reputed colleges across the country, Tamil Nadu is home to some of the leading colleges in India, in all academic fields and inspires students from all walks of life. Tamil Nadu has also become a hub for industry and colleges in the state continue to have numerous opportunities for graduating students. In recent years, Chennai and Coimbatore have gained popularity as business centers, attracting professionals from around the world. With this in mind, students come to the south for quality education and eventually be placed in jobs at reputed organizations and companies.
In this issue, we want to list some of the best colleges and universities in Tamil Nadu and showcase their innovative and future-forward approach to education. This month, we present ‘10 Must-watch Colleges in Tamil Nadu’ as a way to laud these fine establishments that offer the best to learners from across the country.