Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research (MAHER), Chennai

No. 12, Vembuliamman Koil Street, West K.K. Nagar, Chennai, T.N, India - 600078


Established in the year 2004, Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research is popularly known as MAHER and is located in Chennai. It is established by the Meenakshi Ammal Trust and is accredited by NAAC and Ethics Committee Accreditation by NABH. 

No doubt, it is one of the fastest-growing universities today and it provides students with a perfect platform. Also, it offers the most advanced and innovative teaching and learning processes. The institute functions with a team of dedicated energetic staff and faculty members with diverse educational backgrounds along with excellent academic experience who aim in imparting quality teaching.

Courses Offered 

The institute offers an ocean-wide range of Undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral courses under the management stream. Admission is conducted every year at MAHER.

However, students seeking admission must meet the eligibility criteria. So here are the courses offered at MAHER along with its eligibility criteria and details:





Candidates should have passed 10 + 2 examinations from a recognized university. The selection of candidates will be based on their entrance examination performance conducted by the university.

It’s a 3 years course.


Candidates should have passed 10 + 2 examinations from a recognized university. The selection of candidates will be based on their entrance examination performance conducted by the university.

It’s a 3 years course.


Must be a bachelor's degree holder. Under any recognized university. The selection of candidates will be based on their entrance examination performance conducted by the university.


Candidates will have to appear for the Common Entrance Test (CET) exam.


on A 2 years course. It has 15 different kinds of specializations and accepts admission directly into the second year by the university.

Craftsmanship Course

Should have passed 10th or equivalent.

The Craftsmanship Course in Catering Management is a 1-year course.


Candidates must hold 10+2 qualifications.

It’s a 3 years course.

Admission to all the courses is done on the basis of marks obtained in entrance exams conducted by the university and selection is made by counseling as per the merit list. 

Course Highlights

With respect to the students' disciplines, students are offered curricular activities and encouraged to participate in competitions and various different programs. 
The institute aims in enhancing the quality of management education to world-class standards and to train students in basic and advanced techniques used in the management fields.
Also the institute provides scholarships to praiseworthy students which as a result helps students to get support both financially and academically. 

Application Process

Applications for all the courses at MAHER are available both online and offline mode. But candidates must make sure they meet the eligibility criteria.

For offline admission, students must obtain an application form from the MAHER administrative office. And for admission through online mode students must follow the given steps:

The very first step is to visit the official website of the MAHER institute.
Then select any one of the courses below and click on the application form.
Update all the required information and fill in all necessary personal and professional details. Make sure you provide all valid details such as email, contact number, qualification, and mark sheets. 
Now candidates will need to submit the application form along with paying the charges through the mode given.
Once you submit the application form and make the payment, you can print out the application form and receipt for future evidence. 

Note: For sharing the certificates of qualifying examination, proofs, and other necessary details, send mail to [email protected] along with all necessary documents. 

Result and Cut-Offs

Every year the Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research announces its merit list and cut off for various courses. There are around 9 departments and colleges in MAHER for which cut-off will be determined on the basis of the seats available and reservation categories. 

Furthermore, every year the institute conducts annual examinations and programs to see the overall development and growth of its students. And the results are posted online on the website of the institute. 


The career guidance or placement cell at MAHER has been working consistently to guide the students on career opportunities throughout their academic year. The cell focuses on identifying the talents among students and offers guidance to choose a bright and right future. 

Not only this but also the cell helps to improve the skills of students in the best way to prepare them for future challenges and to face various competitive exams. Besides, the main objective of the placement cell is to conduct campus interviews. 

Every year reputed companies are invited to the campus and suitable jobs are offered to students. Each year the placement grows faster and better. Not only has there been an increase in the higher salary packages, but also the institute holds great placement records. 

Campus Facilities

The outstanding campus and its education infrastructure reflect the courage and dedication to empowering youth. The institute believes that every student must feel safe and at home during their campus year in the university. Keeping this in mind, the institute offers campus facilities without any distractions. 

The sports facility provides a huge arena for those who love sports, highly maintained labs with the latest equipment, library with more than 5000 books, students are provided with nutritious and delicious food, canteen and cafeteria, high-speed Wi-Fi connectivity for students and faculties. 

The college also has smart digital classrooms, an auditorium, a fitness center, modern conference, medical facilities, and seminar halls. Also, the residential facilities are available with well-furnished hostels both for girls and boys. Also, other curricular activities are provided to students with respect to their discipline.

Alumni Network

The Alumni network at MAHER acts as a bridge between the students, faculties, and students who have passed out from the college. It focuses on connecting existing students and faculty. By sharing memories and organizing various events and programs, it ensures the connection is never lost. 
The alumni network has played a major role in the development of students and has successfully turned students into professionals. The notable alumni members are thankful to the institute for creating and providing them with such a platform and also they are setting examples for other aspiring students. 


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