Acoe's Desk
Dr. P. Hariharan
  • Additional Controller of Examinations,
  • University Departments,
  • Anna University,
  • Chennai-25.


The Additional Controller of Examinations (ACOE) shall be the Principal officer-in-charge for the regular conduct of examinations of the University Departments and declaration of results. ACOE shall discharge the functions under the directions and guidance of the Vice-Chancellor and the Registrar of Anna University.

This office is governed by an ACOE and Eight Deputy Controller of Examinations with the assistance of a Chief Superintendent and other supporting staff.

The ACOE shall

  • Prepare and Publish the schedule of examinations
  • Conduct the examinations with the help of campus Chief Superintendents
  • Conduct central valuation
  • Publish results
  • Classify the list of UG/PG degrees

Academic Record Management System (ARMS) is in-house software, where the faculty can enter attendance and marks of the students periodically and the faculty can obtain the final results of the examination. ARMS is maintained with a team of experts in Data Centre.

A dedicated website has also been developed to retrieve and disseminate information to facilitate all relevant information concerned with the University examinations like time table, notifications, instructions, guidelines etc. Any additions and modifications are invariably being notified on the website from time to time. This office shall strive hard to demonstrate our commitment to make this office system more student-friendly and systematic.

Further, with the growth of ICT this office has initiated the process of collecting examination related fees through online payment mode.