The University was brought under the ambit of the Government of Tamil Nadu by the enactment of the Annamalai University Act, 2013 (Tamil Nadu Act 20 of 2013). The Act of 2013 has been amended by enactment of Act No. 32 of 2021 to render the University as an affiliating type. Consequently the Colleges situated in the districts of Cuddalore, Villupuram, Kallakurichi and Mayiladuthurai has been affiliated to Annamalai University.
| Self Finance Aided
| Self Finance Autonomous