The emblem consists of a crest with a ribbon. In the centre of the crest there is a shield. The shield is divided into three sectors, which depicts the three major domains of education namely cognitive, affective and psychomotor.
The first domain has the satellite antenna which depicts the communication and transmission.
The second domain has the computer which denotes the innovation and technology.
The third domain has the teacher with students which describes psychology, sociology and management.
Around the shield, the name of the University is imprinted in Tamil in a circle. In the ribbon the motto of the university 'ஓதி உணர்ந்து பிறர்க்கு உரை' is imprinted in Tamil.