Bharathiar University or பாரதியார் பல்கலைக்கழகம் (BU) - public higher education institution in India. BU was established in 1982. The main building of the university proudly stands in Coimbatore inside an urban campus.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The academic year is divided into semesters like in many other educational institutions of India. 2,500 USD/год. Those who wish to get their master’s degree here should be ready to spend at least 2,500 USD per year. The students of the university can also receive their degree online. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(

The composition of the university. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. The academic makeup of BU includes around 499 teachers.

Infrastructure of BU. The students have access to the university’s library. The university belongs to the number of groups and associations like the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), as well as the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) and Distance Education Council (DEC).
Ranking   2675   109
பாரதியார் பல்கலைக்கழகம்
Country India
City Coimbatore
Bachelor (foreigners) 2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) 2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens) 33 USD/year.
Master (citizens) 33 USD/year.
Living expenses $194 -334 USD/month
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1982
Abbreviation BU
Teachers 499
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Distance learning Available
Library Available
Educate to Elevate
• University Grants Commission, India
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
• Distance Education Council (DEC)
World ranking 2675
Country ranking 109
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 2675
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
hi भरतिआर विश्वविध्यालय
ml ഭാരതിയാർ സർവ്വകലാശാല
ta பாரதியார் பல்கலைக்கழகம்
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