Alumni Cell


1) To bring the passed out learners of all the School of Study of Tamil Nadu Open University, Chennai under one organ for exchange of expertise, dissemination of knowledge and competencies and providing fellowship and recruitment.
2) To act as an instrument for providing facilities.
3) To provide placement opportunities to the entire alumni/prevailing learners through job fairs and also linkage with various industries/organisations/institutes.
4) To create awareness about the educational/career opportunities through e-plot-forms and well connected net works.
5) To create and establish Alumni endowments for granting scholarships, prizes and medals to the learners showing high proficiency in their studies and honour passed learners of the University.
6) To promote cooperative society to provide books, stationeries, food and any other necessities to the learners and others at a subsidized cost in the University campus.
7) To collect funds by subscriptions, contributions, donations and gifts from members, non-members, Governments, Universities, other institutions, NGOs and philanthropists for complying of the above objectives.
8) To render financial aid for the academically deserved and economically/socially underprivileged learners.
9) To offer financial assistance to deserving alumni in cases of compassionate circumstances.
10) To conduct cultural and educational programmes and also to conduct alumni day celebrations every year.
11) To assist the learners to solve the technical and job oriented issues.
12) To create awareness about the harmful effect of plastic and non-composite items.
13) To promote the green environment, and encourage Schools of study to utilize renewable sources of energy.
14) To promote awareness against drug abuse.
15) To conduct seminars, conferences, workshops, endowment lectures and other academic activities and also to keep in touch with one another of the University faculty, non teaching staff and students.
16) To create and establish Alumni endowments for granting scholarships, prizes and medals to the students showing high proficiency in their studies and honour former students of the University.
17) To advise and interact with State and Central Government Bodies, Universities and Associations of other academic institutions on matters relating to promotion of higher education, training and management systems and thereby promote the welfare and status of the University.
18) To bring out magazines, souvenirs and newsletters highlighting the activities of the University and its Alumni



Assistant Professor TNOU