Anna University has signed an agreement with the National Security Depository Ltd. to upload academic records of students who have studied at university departments and autonomous and non-autonomous affiliated institutions on the National Academic Depository (NAD) web portal.
As of now, the university has uploaded degree certificates awarded since 2012 on the NAD web portal.
The Controller of Examinations of Anna University has issued a notification stating that academic awards such as original/provisional pass certificates and original grade cards can be downloaded by students at any time from the digital depository.
It will be held securely and will be available round-the-clock to all stakeholders. The NAD was initiated by the Ministry of Human Resource Development.
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