Annamalai Students come from across the country and around the world. They represent a diverse section, comprising of varied backgrounds and cultures. The various courses offered by the University sprawls across different disciplines. Admissions to the various Professional courses are based on the regulations stipulated by the Tamilnadu admissions in Professional Education institutions Act 2006 (TN Act No 3 of 2007). Admission to all courses are purely based on merit following the rules of reservation of the Tamilnadu State Government. The University offers both Under Graduate and  Post Graduate programmes along with a few diploma programmes. The details of each course is given under the Faculty that offers the course. The application to all the Courses are through the online registration and submission of hardcopy to the university.