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  • Classroom

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  • Library

More about Sri Ramaswami Memorial University, Chennai

Sri Ramaswami Memorial University (SRM University), Chennai, Tamil Nadu is a deemed university. The university is approved by University Grants Commission (UGC) and accredited 'A' grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The Ministry of HRD has also placed SRM University in the highest category ‘A’. The university offers a variety of courses for undergraduates, postgraduates and doctoral courses in the streams of Engineering, Management, Medicine and Health sciences, and Science and Humanities. SRM University is one of the top ranking universities in India with the capacity of over 38,000 students and more than 2600 faculty across all the campus. It offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in Engineering, Management, Medicine and Health sciences, and Science and Humanities. Special attention has been paid to ensure that the faculty and the curriculum are student friendly and interesting. Things like foreign faculty, flexible and dynamic curriculum, exciting research and global connections are the features that help SRM University make a mark for itself. Students at SRM have a wide choice of cutting edge programs which include nanotechnology, bioinformatics, genetic engineering, remote sensing and GIS, embedded systems or computer forensics to choose from. Most of these courses are offered in close collaboration with foreign universities so that the students have a wider scope of learning more about their courses.

SRM University is spread over 600 acres replete with a variety of facilities which include State-of-the-art labs, libraries, Wi-Fi, knowledge centre, 4000 capacity AC auditorium, 100 online smart classrooms, Hostels with premium facilities, endless convenience on campus including ATM's, bookstores, dining options, cafeterias, prayer halls, gym and more.

SRM Engineering College in Kattankulathur was established in 1985. Afterwards, various colleges by SRM were established. SRM Engineering College was declared a deemed to be university in 2002 by UGC. In 2003, the college was brought under the bounds of SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST), a deemed to be university. In 2006, SRMIST changed its name to SRM University when UGC permitted it to be called a deemed University. In 2013 and 2014, SRM University, Haryana and SRM University, Sikkim were established respectively.

SRM University, Chennai has 4 campuses-

  • Kattankulathur,
  • Ramapuram,
  • Vadapalani
  • Delhi – NCR

The main campus- Kattankulathur, is well connected by bus, rail and air. The nearest railway station to the campus is Potheri. Buses are easily available the nearest railway stations for reaching the campus. The university campus also has a facility of shuttles which make travelling in and around the campus easier for the students.

The placement record of SRM University is also good where the top salary US $200,000 was offered to NANO Researcher Mr. Shivaraman at California, USA. There is nearly 100% placement record of registered students in companies like TCS, Wipro, Cognizant, Infosys, Siemens, and others. The university has Placement & Training Cells which organise Campus Interviews. They also guide students to make them familiar with the selection processes. Their past recruiters include Google, JustDial, Godrej, ICICI Bank, Sony, HCL, Honda, Kotak, Samsung, TCS, Wipro and more.

They university has various faculties working under it such as School of Civil Engineering, School of Architecture and Interior Design, School of Mechanical Engineering, School of Chemical and Material Technology, School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, School of Bio – Engineering, School of Computing, School of Basic Sciences, School of Languages, College of Medicine, School of Management, College of Sciences, School of Journalism & Mass Communication, School of Education, School of Commerce and Institute of Hotel and Catering Management. These faculties have departments under them which offer various undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and diploma courses.

The university offers 50% fee waiver to students who score more than 95% in CBSE or State Board Examinations. They also offer scholarships to top state, SRMEEE, JEE and AIEEE rankers, sports persons and socio-economic disdained which include full waiver of tuition, books, and hostels plus a stipend of INR 1,000. They also offer a Semester Abroad Program to students where students can choose to study a semester of their course in an abroad university like MIT, Carnegie Mellon, UC Davis and others.

Available College Facilities

SRM university offers a lot of world class facilities to its students so that they are able to focus better on academics and so that they get a more comprehensive and complete understanding of the course that they are in. The campus is Wi-fi equipped, thus helping the students to get instant access to the web for any of their queries, there is a University library which has been praised for its standards. Not only that, the classrooms and labs that are provided by SRM are also helful to the students to get both, theoretical and practical knowledge.  


SRM University has ensured that their students get the best possible accomodation services and it provides hostel facilities to both, boys and girls. provide a wide choice in selecting the type or rooms in a hostel to suit every budget, with an aim of providing a decent stay and the best possible learning environment. It is one of the greenest Campuses' in the country replete with all the facilities. Since the students that come to SRM are from all over India, they get a lot of exposure and a cultured mix of people to deal with.

The students staying at SRM hostels are provided with healthy and sumptuous food options at highly subsidized rates. They can choose to have North Indian or South Indian menu in the dining halls that are co-located. For the benefit of the international students, the hostels also offer a multi-cuisine dining facility providing Thai, Chinese and continental food. Campus life has been said to transform a student and for this reason, SRM University has left no stone unturned in making their stay the best. SRM provides a comfortable and safe housing to all its students. The students housed in the campus are encouraged to use the gymnasium, playground, and all indoor gaming facilities.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines

SRM University is spread over 600 acres of land, equipped with all the necessary facilities. It has more than 28,000 students and therefore it provides world class classrooms to them. Since classrooms are extremely helpful in providing a sheltered environment to the students so that they can focus more on what is being taught. Laboratories, classrooms, air-conditioned classrooms, audio-visual rooms, etc are all available here for the students to have the best possible understanding of the course. Not only that, the campus is wi-fi equipped so that the students can harness the internet to gain further knowledge regarding their course. 

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids

The SRM University is replete with all the facilities which also include laboratories for the students. It has been done so that they students are able to have a broader understanding of the course that they are doing and so that they are able to put to action what they are learning. A fully air-conditioned and state-of-the-art computer centre with more than 200 terminals functions at the SRM campus where the students are encouraged to make full use of the facility to train themselves in modern computer applications and software development and for academic learning. Students can also acquire practical experience in hardware technology as quite a number of computers are assembled internally at the college workshop.

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs

SRM University has a University library which is considered to be one of the best universities according to international standards. It has been established for the purpose of helping not only the students, but also the faculties and the researchers. Located in the 15 storey administrative building, it is spread over 3 floors and the ground floor of the building and is fully air conditioned and equipped with Radio Frequency Indentification Technology. It is well protected with fire alarms and CCTV security systems and is equipped with reading halls in all the floors, along with reference collection. There are 543 National and 231 International periodicals that the university has subscribed to, about 6466 back volumes and 5000 project thesis.The working hours of the library on weekdays are 8:00 am till 12:00 am and on holidays they are 9:00 am till 5:00 pm.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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