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Overview

The State of Tamil Nadu joined RUSA on 13.01.2014 by committing to reforms in higher education in the State. The Project Approval Board (PAB) in its 7th and 9th PAB meetings held on 28.03.2015 and 01.12.2015 approved proposals of the State worth Rs. 418.30 crore, comprising of Rs. 250.98 crore as central share (60%) and Rs.167.32 crore as State’s share (40%). The details of funds approved to the State, is given in the table below:

S. No.ComponentPhysical units approved Total amount approved (Rs. in Crore)Central share approved (Rs. in Crore)
Total418.3250.98
1Infrastructure Grants to Universities10200120
2Upgradation of existing Degree Colleges to Model Degree colleges284.8
3New Colleges (Professional)25231.2
4Infrastructure Grants to Colleges6513078
5Research, Innovation and quality improvement1159
6Vocationalization of Higher Education113.37.98
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