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A place to create new ideas and enrich ourselves

By Anonymous , 6 months, 1 week ago
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The college surroundings are good to just roam around. Libraries are good. Hostel facility is provided. Good facilities are provided to us by the college. The seniors are nice. Extracurricular activit read more

Inside and outside SASTRA UNIVERSITY

By Ramyasri Narayana (Class of 2019) , 6 months, 1 week ago
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Yeah.. Hii everyone. I like to represent my college (SASTRA )before you. Coming to the point.. My college ranks 25 th place in top25 eng clgs.NAAC grade is 3.5 as everyone know. It provides a very Goo read more

A university for quality education

By Anonymous , 7 months, 2 weeks ago
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Sastra university, offers quality education. It also provides the students with a hostel and the food is tolerable. It also provides you with a good infrastructure with sports grounds and also an ind read more

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It's great to be a part of Mechanical Engineering department of Sastra University with great career focus and infrastructure. Campus placement in Sastra university was really awesome and a lot of mech read more

Very good college which values merit more than money

By Anonymous , 1 year, 3 months ago
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I would recommend Sastra if you don't get into any of the old NIT's. It's better than most of the new NIT's. It's better than SRM or VIT. Only merit speaks in Sastra. The culture in the university is read more

More about Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy

The Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy, also known as SASTRA University, is a private university located in the town of Thirumalaisamudram, Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu, India. SASTRA University started its journey in 1948 as Shanmugha College of Engineering.  In 2001, it was renamed as Shanmugha Arts, Science and Technology & Research Academy.

SASTRA University was ranked 31A in “National Institute Ranking Framework” (NIRF) 2016 in the Engineering category. By “National Assessment and Accreditation Council” (NAAC), the University was credited with GRADE ‘A’. Wipro Technologies honored the University as most “Trusted Academic Partner” for qualifying standards of excellence in the framework. M/s Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. credited the University with ‘A’ grade (Highest) putting in the elite company of the institutes. In addition, MBA programme is credited separately by TCS.

The University offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in Engineering, Science, Education, Management and Arts. Admission to all programmes is strictly based on merit only. Tentatively in the last week of March, forms are available online as well as offline on the official website of the University.

SASTRA University has established collaborations, relationships with multinational giants, international universities and research centres worldwide. The collaborating institutes are:

  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Dartmouth University, USA
  • Facebook, California
  • Google, California
  • IIT- Bangalore, Madras, Delhi, Roorkee
  • Plymouth University, UK
  • Schneider Electric, Bangalore; and many more.

University provides a scope of scholarship in Hostel for students with a good CGPA and high attendance (more than 90%) throughout the academic year. In addition, Dean’s merit list is also checked in which according to CGPA, the candidate in top 3% of the university are offered two-fifth of the semester fees. And candidates in top 3% to 10% in the university, are offered one-fifth of the semester fees.

1.     B.Tech/ Integrated M.Tech Programmes

A candidate must be passed 10+2 examination with Mathematics & Physics as compulsory subjects with either Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Bio-Technology with minimum aggregate of 60%.

Admission to this course will be based on the 10+2 merit for all categories.

2.     M.Tech Programmes

Admission to P.G. Programmes is based on the overall percentage of marks secured in the qualifying UG/PG degree. Preference is given to GATE score holders.

3.     M.B.A Prgramme

Any recognized bachelor’s degree of minimum three years.

4.     M.C.A. Programme

Any recognized bachelor’s degree of minimum three years with mathematics as a subject. Candidates with B.Sc degree in computer science, IT, Information Science or B.C.A. with a minimum 65% in major subjects can apply for this programme.

The University offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in Engineering, Science, Education, Management and Arts.






Entrance exam and interview

Written exam, GD/Interview (Qualifying degree exam)

B.Sc, BCA, B.Com


Written exam, GD/Interview (Qualifying degree exam)



Written exam, GD/Interview (Qualifying degree exam)



Written exam, GD/Interview (Qualifying degree exam)

M.Com, M.Sc


Written exam, GD/Interview (Qualifying degree exam)











Integrated B.ed







Name of the programme

Tuition Fee per semester

Sports Fees

Development Fees

Special Fees

B.Tech / M.Tech (Integrated)

Rs. 55,000

Rs. 1,000

Rs. 10,000

Rs. 6,000


Rs. 70,000

Rs. 1,000

Rs. 10,000

Rs. 6,000

M.Sc- Other programmes

Rs. 15,000



Rs. 4,750


Rs. 50,000

Rs. 1,000

Rs. 10,000

Rs. 6,000


Rs. 15,000

Rs. 1,000


Rs. 6,000


Rs. 40,000

Rs. 1,000

Rs. 10,000

Rs. 6,000

B.A. LL.B. (Hons), B.B.A. LL.B.(Hons), B.Com, LL.B.(Hons)

Rs. 50,000 (5% annual increase from II year)

Rs. 1,000

Rs. 10,000


B.Sc, B.B.A, B.CA, B.Com

Rs. 10,000



Rs. 4,750

M.Com & M.Sc




Rs. 4,750

The placements are offered by following companies:

1.     Citicorp Finance India Ltd.

2.     Idea Cellular

3.     Oracle

4.     Hindustan Unilever Limited

5.     TVS Motors

6.     ICICI Bank 


The Infrastructure facilities are world-class standards having fully equipped laboratories. The entire campus is Wi-fi zoned. The Library is multi-crore funded with both print and electrical journals and books. Bank and post office services are also provided inside the campus. There is a temple inside the campus.

The University holds 8 departments named as:

  1. Chemical and Biotechnology

  2. Civil Engineering

  3. Computing

  4. Electrical and Electronics Engineering

  5. Mathematics

  6. Management

  7. Mechanical Engineering

  8. Law

The campus also has 2 centres: The Centre for Nanotechnology & Advanced Biomaterials and The Centre for Advanced Research in Indian System of Medicine. 


Available College Facilities

The Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology and Research Academy matches world-class standards in infrasturcture facilities. The University provides fully equipped labs. The Library has both print as well as electronic data. The campus is Wifi zoned and provides internet to students and teachers. 


SASTRA university has 9 boys hostels and 6 girls hostels which are equipped with all amenities for living. The hostlers are provided with Wi-Fi facility. The hostel ambience has a good climate with well equipped amenities for living and dining. 


Available facilities in the university are: Badminton court, Basketball court, Cricket ground, Football ground, Tennis ground, Volleyball court, Carom, Billiards, Table tennis. The campus has a Gym facility also. 



SASTRA University has an area of 47000 sq.ft with audio visual rooms, modern study room, internet facilities. The library is stocked with over 1 lakh books, the library subscribes to almost 35 online journal databases like Science Direct, Springer Direct, Cambridge University Press, Oxford University press etc. 24-hour internet facility is available with air conditioned spaces.

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