Department of Higher Education, Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Tamilnadu, Chennai. The Directorate of Collegiate Education was carved out of the erstwhile Directorate of Public Instruction in the year 1965 with a view to administer exclusively the Collegiate Education
Tamil Nadu enjoys the privilege of being one of the most developed states in the Country in the field of Higher Education
27 Universities are functioning in Tamilnadu and of these 12 Universities are getting their Block Grants from the Government of Tamilnadu through the Directorate of Collegiate Education
Presently 503 colleges are functioning under the administrative control of the Directorate of Collegiate Education.
Visit www.tndce.in for more details about college fees, scholarships etc.
DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION, GOVERNMENT OF TAMILNADU
Office of the Director of Collegiate Education, Chennai 600 006.
Address: 9th Floor, EVK Sampath Buildings , College Road , Chennai 600 006.
Phone Nos. 28271911, 28212091,28276791, 28276792, 28203104, 28203106, 28203109