Directorate of Distance Education:
Faculty of Fine Arts, Malaysia
Sugam Karnatica has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India to conduct fine arts exams and courses for students learning the fine arts in Malaysia. The objective is to motivate and encourage students of arts to pursue their passion through systematic and organized examinations conducted in University format.
The Annamalai University was founded in the year 1929 by philanthropist the Hon’ble Dr. Rajah Sir Annamalai Chettiar of Chettinad, Kt., LL.D., D.Litt. Since then, during these seventy-nine years, the Annamalai University has grown into a premier, unitary, residential institution of higher learning and research.
The University today is spread over an extensive campus of about one thousand acres and has the Faculties of Arts, Science, Indian Languages, Engineering and Technology, Education, Fine Arts, Agriculture, Medicine and Dentistry and in all they comprise 49 Departments of Study.
Dr. Rajah Sir M.A. Muthiah Chettiar of Chettinad, Kt., B.A., D.Litt., the Founder Pro-Chancellor from 1948 to 1984 assiduously nurtured the growth and development of the University and devoted his life to realize the aims of his noble father Dr. Rajah Sir Annamalai Chettiar.
All the programmes of study offered by the Directorate of Distance Education have the approval of the Distance Education Council, New Delhi.
About Annamalai University
BOARD OF GOVERNANCE
MOU SIGNING BETWEEN ANNAMALAI UNIVERSITY AND SUGAM KARNATICA IN 2008
From left: Dr. A.K. Palanivel (Dean of Faculty of Fine Arts), Sujitra Jayaseelan (Executive Director of Sugam Karnatica), Prof. Dr. M. Ramanathan (Vice-Chancellor), Dr. M. Rathinasabapathi (Registrar), Dr. S.B. Nageswara Rao (Director for Directorate of Distance Education)
VISIT TO ANNAMALAI UNIVERSITY AFTER THE SIGNING OF A NEW MOU IN 2016
From left (Back): Gunasilan (Sugam Exco), Tinna Devi (Sugam Exco),Prof Dr S. Manian(Vice Chancellor),Prof Dr Rajendran(Dean,Faculty of Fine Arts);
(Front) Dr Arutselvi (Head of Music Department ), Sujitra (Executive Director Sugam Karnatica), Sumitra (Co-Founder Sugam Karnatica)
RENEWAL OF MOU FOR 2018 - 2023
From left: Sujietra (Executive Director of Sugam Karnatica), Dr K. Arumugam (Registrar of Annamalai University), Dr M. Arul (Director of Distance Education, Annamalai University)
VISIT TO ANNAMALAI UNIVERSITY ON JULY 2019
From left: Gunasilan (Sugam Exco), Subatra (Co-Founder Sugam Karnatica), Dr. M Arul (Director of Distance Education), Sujietra (Executive Director Sugam Karnatica)
From left: ), Sujietra (Executive Director Sugam Karnatica), Subatra (Co-Founder Sugam Karnatica), Dr R. Singaravel Joint Controller of Examinations), Gunasilan (Sugam Exco)