Karunya University (KITS) - private nonprofit higher education institution in India. In 1986 KITS opened its door to students. In order to get the students away from distractions and temptations of cities Karunya University constructed its campus outside Coimbatore where students can focus solely on their studies.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. The chances of successful admission are very high as 60 percent of applicants get enrolled but that number may vary depending on the faculty. The academic year in KITS is divided to 2 academic semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 7,500 USD per year. A master’s degree of KITS will cost a student a significant sum of 7,500 USD per year. In addition, part of the cost can be covered by university scholarships. The university offers a wide range of programs for online education. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.karunya.edu.

The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, Karunya University teaches more than 7 thousand students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. The education is conducted by 599 teachers and professors. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. The university is also present on social media platforms: Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of KITS. There is a library on the campus. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories. It is one of the members of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), and Distance Education Council (DEC).
Ranking   4019   207
Country India
City Coimbatore
Bachelor (foreigners) 7,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 7,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 33 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 33 USD/year.
Living expenses $194 -334 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 60%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1986
Abbreviation KITS
Teachers 599
Students 7,999
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Arise and Shine
• University Grants Commission, India
• Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
• Distance Education Council (DEC)
World ranking 4019
Country ranking 207
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 4019
Cost of living in Coimbatore
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 55 90
Food 86 129
Transportation 4 18
Communications and utilities 30 31
Clothing 10 37
Sports and leisure 9 29
Total 194 334
Accommodation in Coimbatore USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 56
Shared room in city centre 91
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 73
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 107
Alternative title
ta காருண்யா பல்கலைக்கழகம்
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