About BU

Bharathiar University (BU) — public non-profit university. It is located in Coimbatore, India. The higher education institution is considered one of the youngest in the country, as it was founded in 1982. BU is working together with Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), Association of Indian Universities (AIU), Distance Education Council (DEC).

Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE) places the university in 24 position in the rating.

BU does research in different fields of study and invites students to bachelor and master programs.

Coimbatore, India
Establishment year
Female students
Rating THE 2022

BU tuition fees

The academic calendar at BU is divided into two semesters. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees here are different for locals and foreigners. For locals, it starts from 30 USD, and for foreigners — a minimum of 217 USD. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and scholarships.

Accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses are all things to consider before applying to university.

Academic calendar
30 USD/year
217 USD/year
30 USD/year
375 USD/year

BU campus

The campus of the educational institution is located in Coimbatore. This opens up all the delights of life in a big city for students: a rich infrastructure, a large selection of entertainment, convenient transport, as well as more opportunities for internships or part-time jobs. However, for some students, such an abundance of opportunities can be distracting. During the period of study, students can use the university library, where they can do homework and write scientific papers.

Campus Type

What to do after graduation

There are several options to stay in the country after graduation. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Read more about this on the embassy website. Look for more immigration options in our article.

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to  325 USD
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Universities in this country

Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
2191Indian Institute of Science, BengaluruIndiaBengaluru
3252Indian Institute of Technology DelhiIndiaDelhi
745 USD
2,999 USD
3363Indian Institute of Technology BombayIndiaMumbai
8,736 USD
from  5,385 USD
to  26,301 USD
3704Indian Institute of Technology, MadrasIndiaChennai
1,097 USD
853 USD
3805Indian Institute of Technology KanpurIndiaKanpur
1,097 USD
426 USD