About Pondicherry University
Pondicherry University’s primary objective is to build a strong foundation with all necessary infrastructure for expanding the horizons of knowledge and disseminate it efficiently. Extension activities are also an integral part of the University’s activities.
The University’s commitment to innovation in the field of education is reflected in several spheres. It is the first University in India to provide the students with choice of the elective courses they want to study in addition to the major subject area under the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). The students can now choose courses from other Departments and Schools to augment their knowledge base, so that they can face the world on their graduation with confidence.