In order to cater the needs of agricultural research in the southern districts of Tamil Nadu, research projects are being carried out with equal emphasis of quality education.  Need based research programs are discussed in annual crop scientists meet for each crop and projects are formulated for transfer of technology during Scientific Workers Conference. So far 8 varieties in agricultural crops and 6 varieties in horticultural crops have been released for the betterment of farmers. Research projects supported by state government, ICAR, ICAR-NAIP, NADP, DST, DBT, UGC, and BRNS are being carried out in this campus.