Tamil Nadu Open University Admission 2022-23 | UG, PG Courses, Last Date & Eligibility

Tamil Nadu Open University will soon initiate the registration process for admission in multiple programs to undergraduate and postgraduate levels for the academic year 2022.

Tamil Nadu Open University Highlights

University Name Tamil Nadu Open University
Established in 2002 as a State University
Approved by UGC, DEB, NCTE, RCI
Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Offered Programs UG, PG certificates, & Diplomas
Distance Learning Available
Application Mode Online and Offline
Fee submission Challan/Demand Draft/ online transactions
Facilities Available Library, Medical, Transport, Hostel, Scholarships
Email for inquiry contact@tnou.ac.in.
Admission Helpdesk 044-2430660
Application Form Tamil Nadu Open University Application Form
Fee TNOU Fee structure

Tamil Nadu Open University Admission 2022-23

Admission to TNOU will be open for session 2022-23 soon. The University provide students with both type of method online & offline to apply. TNOU provides multiple higher-level education courses such as BBA, B.A., B.Com, B.Sc., M.A, M.Sc, MBA, and MCA ETC. Interested candidates can apply for admissions. Eligible candidates are selected on a merit basis.

TNOU Admission 2022 Last Date

Events Dates (Tentative)
UG, PG Admission starts Jul 2022
Last date for UG, PG Admission Yet to announce

Important Key Points for Admission

  • It is essential to pass 10+2 exams from a recognizable board for BA, BBA, BSc, B.Com, and BCA courses.
  • For courses like M.Sc, M.Com, MA, it is essential to pass the bachelor degree. That degree must be recognized.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a similar field is a must for MBA course candidates, but that institute should be recognized.
  • Minimum marks for MBA required are 50% in the UG degree.
  • Candidates can register for the one year diploma program and the certificate program, which is meant for six months.

TNOU UG Admission 

Courses Eligibility  Specialization
BA 12th Passed in any stream Tamil, English, Tamil, Tourism & Travel, Political Science, Public Administration
BSc Passed 10+2 in PCM/B Subjects Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Psychology, Computer science
BCA 10+2 Passing certificate & must have mathematics as core subjects General
BPA Intermediate in any stream Drama & Theatre Studies

TNOU PG Admission 

Courses Eligibility  Specialization
MA Graduation degree in any discipline Tamil, English, Tamil, Tourism & Travel, Political Science, Public Administration, Criminology
MSc BSc Degree with minimum 55% marks Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Psychology, Computer science, Anthropology
MCom BBABCom/BSc in commerce or economics with minimum 45% of marks General
MBA Bachelor degree in any field Hospital Administration

TNOU PG Diploma and Diploma Courses Admission

  • Both the full-time Post Graduate diploma and the diploma program is offered by the university. The period of these degrees is only three years for the full time. Whereas, there are also different specializations for these programs.
  • The minimum requirement for the courses in Tamil Nadu Open University is Graduation from the university which is recognized or has passed the 10+2.
  • For the Post Graduate Diploma Candidates, having either the Master or the Bachelor will have to appear in the entrance exam of the university. It is an eligibility criterion for the MBA courses.

TNOU Application Process 2022-23

Offline Process

  • The candidates can obtain an Application form from the sale counter or study centre of TNOU.
  • The fee is INR 100 perform.
  • Read the form carefully and fill in the required details.
  • Attach the attested copies of the certificates and photos of the applicant with the form.
  • Post the form to the admission office of TNOU.
  • By-hand submission is also allowed.

Online Process

  • Click on the official website of TNOU.
  • Click on the online admission tab.
  • Enter the email id and password for creating your online account.
  • After signup, login to your account and fill in the required detail.
  • Submit the form with an online fee.
  • The applicant can pay the fee through a credit card, debit card, or net banking.
  • The online application fee is INR 150.

Documents Required

  • Passport size photograph.
  • Signature
  • Mark Sheet in support of Date of Birth
  • 12 class Mark Sheet
  • UG degree (for PG programs).
  • Community Certificate.


Q: Are there any Diploma courses available at TNOU Admission 2022?

Ans: Yes, diploma courses at UG and PG levels are open at TNOU.

Q: When can candidates apply for the course admission 2022?

Ans: They can apply for admission in July 2022.

Q: What is the admission form ranging in for the TNOU admission 2022?

Ans: The admission form ranges from INR 250 to INR 1000.

Q: Are PhD courses open at TNOU Admission 2022?

Ans: Yes, various specializations of PhD courses are open at TNOU.

TNOU Contact Details

  • Address: Tamil Nadu Open University, No 577, Anna Salai, Saidapet, Chennai – 600 015.
  • Contact No.: 044-24306645
  • E-mail: info@tnou.ac.in
  • Official Website: Click Here