University of Madras
#221 Overall Influence

University of Madras

Public university in India

The University of Madras or Madras University is a public state university in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. Established in 1857, it is one of the oldest universities in India, incorporated by an Act of Legislative Council of India under the British government.

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What is University of Madras known for?

#58 World Rank
Engineering
#129 World Rank
Physics
#130 World Rank
Mathematics
#130 World Rank
Computer Science
#135 World Rank
Social Work
#138 World Rank
Business
#139 World Rank
Medical
#180 World Rank
Chemistry
#195 World Rank
Education
#257 World Rank
Literature
#325 World Rank
Economics
#336 World Rank
Biology
#416 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#514 World Rank
Philosophy
#540 World Rank
Law
#686 World Rank
Psychology
#808 World Rank
Political Science
#825 World Rank
History
#1006 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1125 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1811 World Rank
Communications

Influential People

Who are University of Madras's Most influential alumni?

University of Madras's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Physics, and Mathematics. University of Madras’s most academically influential people include Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, C. V. Raman, and C. K. Prahalad.

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

Indian-American astrophysicist

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C. V. Raman
C. V. Raman

Indian physicist

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C. K. Prahalad
C. K. Prahalad

Indian academic

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Raja Rao
Raja Rao

Indian-born English writer

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Raj Reddy
Raj Reddy

Indian-American computer scientist

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Indra Nooyi
Indra Nooyi

Indian American business executive and former CEO of PepsiCo

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Mani Ratnam
Mani Ratnam

Indian film director

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Besant C. Raj

Management and Financial consultant

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Madabusi Santanam Raghunathan

Indian mathematician

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M. S. Narasimhan
M. S. Narasimhan

Indian mathematician

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Suri Bhagavantam

Indian scientist

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Mahesh Babu
Mahesh Babu

Indian actor

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