Right to Information Act

Implementation of the Right To Information Act, 2005 at Alagappa University

The Right to Information Act 2005 ensures the right to information for citizens to secure/ access information under the control of public authorities, in order to promote transparency and accountability in the working of every public authority.

Public authority here implies Alagappa University, Karaikudi established by an Act of Tamil Nadu Assembly in 1985.

Mode of Getting Information

Any person who wishes to obtain any information shall make a request in writing in English or Tamil with a fee of Rs.10/- only to the Deputy Registrar and Public Information Officer, Alagappa University, Karaikudi. Correspondence with any other person seeking information under this Act will not come under its scope. While seeking the information, the applicant need not specify any reason for requesting the information. Such a request will be disposed of within 30 days of the receipt of the request. In case of rejection of request of the applicant, the Registrar of Alagappa University is the appellate authority.

Exemption from Disclosure of Information

Providing information which will prejudicially affect the name and reputation of the institution and/or the disclosure of such information would cause a breach of privilege of the statutory powers of the University bodies like Syndicate or Senate or Academic Council, Planning Board etc. is exempted and would fall outside the scope of this transparency.

Contact Person
  • Public Information Officer

    Dr. M. Jayabharathi
    Deputy Registrar & Public Information Officer
    Alagappa University
    Karaikudi - 630 003.

  • Appellate Authority

    The Registrar
    Alagappa University
    Karaikudi - 630 003.

Responsible Person for Collection of Information from the Section Concerned as Deemed Public Information Officer :
  • O/o. Controller of Examinations

    Dr. S.Arun
    Deputy Controller of Examinations
    Alagappa University
    Karaikudi - 630 003.

  • Vice – Chancellor’s Section

    Mr. G.Palaniappan
    Deputy Registrar & PA to Vice-Chancellor
    Alagappa University
    Karaikudi - 630 003.

  • Directorate of Distance Education

    Mr. Pari Raman Palani
    Assistant Director, Directorate of Distance Edn.
    Alagappa University
    Karaikudi - 630 004.