BU-CIA was established by Honourable Vice-Chancellor Prof.Dr.P.Kaliraj to Coordinate with the affairs related to Admissions of foreign students in our University departments, Affiliated colleges, autonomous institutions and Research Centres. Applications are received from Study in India(SII), Ministry of Education, and Indian Council for Cultural Relations(ICCR), Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India. Applications are received from Middle East and African Countries, for our Education, Post Graduate, Post Graduate Diploma and certificate course. The office aims to pool in international students and improve the diversity of learners in our campus.
Collaborations with foreign Universities are also aimed at. The membership in Association of Indian Universities(AIU), Association of Common Wealth Universities(ACU), The German academic exchange service(DAAD), International Council for Open and Distance Education( ICDE), and Shastri Indo Canadian Institute (SICI) is fostering a plethora of International Academic collaborations.