True to its name Karunya which means
'Compassion', Karunya University shall be a University with a social
concern which will address the problems of humanity through
teaching, research and extension in socially relevant areas.
The students and faculty of Karunya
University will be imbibed with spiritual discernment and a zeal to
serve humanity and to eventually become leaders of society.
To accomplish the vision, Karunya
University - a Christian Minority Institution will be committed to
transform lives through the following objectives:
To raise undergraduate and post
graduate students and research scholars to serve humanity by
attaining high levels of academic excellence, professional
competence, exemplary values and spiritual empowerment.
To find solutions to human problems in
areas relating to Water, Food, Health Care and Energy through
scientific, social and technological research as well as policy
To set up care homes for physically
and mentally challenged as well as the elderly and the terminally
ill to enable the students to understand the human needs and pain,
by participating in the services rendered to them on campus and thus
to dedicate themselves to work towards solving those problems
through research, development, policy making at high levels or
through providing spiritual care.
Karunya University is a co-educational, fully residential, private university approved by UGC, situated at Coimbatore, India. It was founded with a noble vision to raise professionals and leaders of high academic calibre and unblemished character to serve humanity with social concern.
Karunya in its 27th year of service is ranked among the best universities of India. In a short span of its existence, it has moved swiftly ahead to carve a niche for itself as an institution of excellence.
Karunya University's vision is to impart holistic education to its students. Around 550 faculty members contribute to the process
of moulding future leaders of the world. We seek highly motivated, potential educators with excellent teaching and research skills
to be a part of the Karunya family. In addition to the academic staff, we employ non-academic staff who provide support for
teaching, learning and administration. The university provides pay scales based on 6th pay commission recomendations.
Other benefits include Mediclaim Insurance, Incentive Pay, etc.
Karunya is situated in the lap of mother nature, the foothills of the Western Ghats. Nested by the high mountains,
the ambience of the Karunya valley is best suited for academic pursuits. The University has the best infrastructure
and is ranked among the best Universities of India. Karunya is well known for its unique spritual environment.
Around 8000 students live in this serene environment.
Karunya University has entered into agreements with other institutions of repute. It has signed MoUs in establishing
collaborative ventures with foreign universities and tecnical institutions in terms of students projects, exchange of
faculties, twinning/dual programmes, joint research activites, establishment of Centers of Excelence in advance
scientific and technical areas. Through IAESTE, students are provided with international oppertunities for their
professional life experiences.
Karunya has a creditable record of placement of its final year students and graduates.
A good number of final year students plan to go for higher studies in India or abroad or turn
entrepreneurs.As per recent trends about 80% of eligible final year students, who seek a placement,
are placed with reputed organizations at the initiative of the Karunya University prior to their leaving the campus.
We recognize that our graduates are our finest ambassadors and we are proud to count captains of industry, senior scientists and successful sports people among their number.The KARUNYA UNIVERSITY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION (KAA) links graduates and their alma mater. Membership of KAA is free and automatic for all graduates and enables them to maintain a life-long relationship with KARUNYA. Graduates also benefit from a wide range of services including class reunions, alumni newsletter, souvenir gift items, alumni ID cards and access to a variety of alumni chapters around the world. With an office on campus, KAA is also responsible for coordinating an online community for KARUNYA alumni worldwide, providing a unique opportunity to connect with other graduates via the KAA Website. www.karunya.edu/alumni Emailalumni@karunya.edu Facebookwww.facebook.com/karunyaalumniassociation