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Academic Focus on Effective Learning

At Anna University – Thoothukudi Campus, we follow the semester pattern. An academic year consists of two semesters. The Fall (Odd) Semester begins in June and the Winter (Even) Semester in January. The academic schedule mentioned in the academic calendar of Anna University will be strictly followed.

Qualified faculty members are assigned with various theory subjects to prepare the course plans using the standard format provided by the University with maximum emphasis on 'effectiveness of learning' by the students. The instructional or lecture delivery of the faculty will be through a set of Lecture/Educational Aids/ Communication Technology/ Other Tools as felt appropriate by the expert faculty. The lectures lay emphasis on the following:

> Knowledge content (topics in the curriculum)

> Utility value - application in real life 

> Latest developments

 The classroom sessions will be interactive and will encourage the students to think independently and inspire their creativity. The faculty will ensure that the students in the class have assimilated the content projected. High level of discipline is maintained in the classroom to ensure that education receives the primary focus. Classroom instructions are supplemented by student presentations and guest lectures by experts.


Anna University Thoothukudi campus is having a facility of satellite communications which helps the students in attending lectures of eminent Professors from Anna University. Various important subjects are being handled by Professors from Anna University, Chennai. Apart from that, the placement and training programmes are being handled by experts for the students of the campus.  In addition to that  recorded lecture series of different subjects are also relayed, which helps the students in understanding the basics of engineering subjects.