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Name of the Centre

Educational Multimedia Research Centre

Name of the Director

Prof. Dr. S. Gowri (I/c)

Date of Inception



Educational Multimedia Research Centre

Sardar Patel Road, Anna University, Chennai – 600 025

Telephone No.

044-22399106,044-22300105,044-22300106 (Office)

Fax No.

044- 22300105

e-mail Address

Website Address

Number of Positions sanctioned


Description of the Centre

The Educational Multimedia Research Centre (EMMRC), Anna University , Chennai is one of the twenty two media centres in India, established in 1985 as Audio Visual Research Centre (AVRC), by the University Grants Commission with an objective of disseminating knowledge in the field of Science and Technology to society through Educational Television (ETV) programmes using electronic media.

Any additional achievement of the Centre

 EMMRC,chennai has  received the  National Award from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, New Delhi for broadcasting a series of HIV/AIDS awareness programme titled 'PUTHOLI’ in Anna Community Radio.

Name of the Host University


Vice Chancellor of the Host University

 Sh. M.K. Surappa (I/c)

Address and Telephone Number Host University

Anna University, Sardar Patel Road, Chennai – 600 025.         

Ph: 044-22351445

Website and e-mail of the Host University



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