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Welcome to the Centre for International Relations at Annamalai University, a hub of global engagement and academic excellence. Our center serves as a vibrant platform dedicated to fostering international collaborations, cross-cultural exchanges, and cutting-edge research initiatives. With a strong commitment to promoting a diverse and inclusive academic environment, we facilitate opportunities for students, scholars, and researchers from around the world to connect, learn, and collaborate.

At the Centre for International Relations, we believe in the power of cultural diversity to enrich perspectives and drive innovation. Our team works tirelessly to establish partnerships with renowned institutions across the globe, enabling us to offer a wide range of international programs, joint research projects, and exchange opportunities. Whether you're a student seeking a transformative international education experience or a researcher looking to collaborate on ground-breaking projects, our center provides the resources and support to make your aspirations a reality.

Explore our website to discover the multitude of programs, events, and resources that the Centre for International Relations has to offer. Join us in embracing the global spirit of learning, discovery, and friendship. Together, we'll shape a brighter and more interconnected future.


Welcome to the International Hostel at Annamalai University, a home away from home for global explorers and scholars. Our International Hostel provides a warm and inclusive environment, where students from diverse cultures come together to create lasting connections and unforgettable experiences.

Nestled within the picturesque campus of Annamalai University, the International Hostel offers comfortable accommodations, modern amenities, and a supportive community that fosters cultural exchange and personal growth. Whether you're an international student embarking on a new educational journey or a visiting researcher seeking a welcoming space, our hostel is designed to cater to your needs.

Immerse yourself in a vibrant multicultural atmosphere, where you'll have the opportunity to share traditions, languages, and ideas with fellow residents from around the world. Engage in enriching activities, workshops, and events that celebrate the global tapestry of cultures represented within our walls.

Located just moments away from academic facilities and campus resources, the International Hostel ensures that you have everything you need to thrive academically and personally. Embrace this unique opportunity to broaden your horizons, forge lifelong friendships, and make memories that span continents.

Experience the world without leaving campus at the Annamalai University International Hostel. Join us in creating a truly global community where diversity is celebrated, and every journey is embraced.



Nature of collaboration


Distance programme, joint research consultancy, seminars and conferences, Staff and students exchange programmes. By- ValayaAlongkornRajabhar University, Thailand.


Co-operation with specific project outlines, Participation of faculty members on academic activities like seminars, conferences, workshops, library exchanges etc., Career guidance for students. By- Eastern University Srilanka.


Development of p-glycoprotein inhibitors to overcome cancer multidrug resistance.  visited NIH  in 2013-2014 for the development of 4th  generation inhibitors. By- Dr. Suresh V Ambudkar, Laboratory of Cell Biology, National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, Bathesea, USA.


Antitumor effect of bilirubin and bilirubin coated gold nanopartices in mice xengraft model. By – Dr. Pierson Rathinaraj, Centre for Transdisciplinary Research and Innovation Wintec Private Bag, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton, New Zealand.


Preparation of nanaoparticles for drug encapsulation and analysis of their anticancer efficiency.  Targeted drug delivery in Cancer cells. By-  Hsies- Chin Tsai, Graduate Instutute of Applied Science and Technology, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan.


Risk Reduction – Inhibition of phytochemical products of oral lesions induced by smokeless tobacco. By- Swedish Match North Europe AB, Stockholm, Sweden.


Prevention of oral lesions caused by smokeless tobacco. By- Vinca Institute of Nuclear Sciences, University of Belgrade, Serbia.


Functional proteomic analysis of clock gene products in Drosophila and Mammalian Systems. By- University of Malaya, Malayasia.


Exchange in Academics and Research. By- Scottish Association for Marie Sciences (SAMS), University of Highlands & Islands, Scotaland.


Obhama Singh Knowledge Institute
Academic exchange of the Staff and students for collaborative research. By- Tennesee Technological university(TTU), USA.


Agreement on Academic Exchange
Collaboration in the Area of ‘Material Processing Using Explosives’ to promote academic exchanges. By- Kumamoto University, Japan.


IRRI- International Rice Research Institute USAID – IKP Project. By- Manila, Philippines.


CAA – Commercial Agricultural Alliance USAID – IKP Project. By- Nepal


India – US Bilateral Collaborative Research Partnership (CRP) on diabetes Research. By- NIDDR/NIH (U.S) and ICMR (India)


Establishment of Academic Partnership on Education, Human Resource Development and Institutional Capacity Building. From 2015 for 5 years. By- University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka


Enhancement of academic and professional performance.  From 1st December 2016 for 5 years. By- Eastern University, Vantharumoolai, Sri Lanka.


Joint Research Programme on /clinical Studies and other Research activities.  From 1st September 2016 for 5 years. By- Fukuoka University, Japan.


Joint Research and Exchange of Students of Nursing. By- Ngee Ann Polytechnic School of Health Science, Singapore.


ChennaisAmirta International Institute of Hotel Management.


International Maritime Academy, Chennai.


Care Institute of Behavioural Sciences,Chennai.


Aakhaash Institute of Media Studies, Pondicherry.


A Memorandum of Understanding for Academic Cooperation Between University of Malaya and Annamalai University.


Au - International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Los Banos, Philippines, MoU for Multiple Stress Tolerant Rice varieties for Tamilnadu.


Consortium for Technical Education (CTE), Chennai, Au-Department of Information Technology.


Au - Institute of Applied Mineralogy and Economic Geology and Laboratory of Geochemistry and Environmental Analytical Chemistry, RWTH Aachen University, Germany.


Entrepreneurial Club, Department of Business Administration, Annamalai University and Case Society Research of India (CSIR).




FORBES Business School, Vijayawada &Tripurasundari College of Education, Tripura


Director - Centre for International Relations


Department of EARTH SCIENCES
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