The members of Academic Council are nominated by His Excellency the Governor of Tamilnadu, Chancellor of the University. The academic activities of the Centre are regulated by the Academic Council. At present the Centre is functioning with 7 Chairpersons for each faculty. The Academic Council is supported by a Board of Study for each faculty.

The Curriculum and the Syllabi followed for various Under-Graduate and Post-graduate programmes in respect of their faculty under the jurisdiction of both University Departments and College Affiliated to Anna University,Chennai formulated by the Board of Studies with due approval of the Academic Council. Further, the Centre is responsible for all academic activities of the students.

The other key functions of the Centre are the issue of Course Equivalence / Eligibility Certificates for the students seeking admission to PG / Ph.D programmes of this University.