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Sathyabama University

Jeppiaar Nagar, Rajiv Gandhi Road, Chennai, Tamil Nadu   |   ESTD : 1987   |   Approved By: UGC   |  AICTE   |  NAAC   |   Type: Private
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Overview Information

About College

Sathyabama University is a private university which was founded in 1987 by Jeppiaar Educational Trust and inaugurated by then Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Janaki Ramachandran under section (3) of the UGC Act, 1956 (A Christian Minority Institution) which was formerly known as Sathyabama Engineering College.

  • The Ministry of Human Resources Development stated the college as 'Deemed University' on 16 July 2001 and as a 'University' on 13 September 2006.
  • Sathyabama University has been accredited by the NAAC with ‘A’ grade.
  • It has received ISO 9001:2008 certification.
  • The institution offers undergraduate courses and postgraduate courses.
  • It vision is ‘to be an effective and competent source of technical manpower for the current and future industrial requirements’.

Infrastructure/Departments: The institution has a sprawling campus  350 acres. There are 12 faculties that are composed of departments.

Research: The University has more than 15 centers for research. Some of them are:

  • Centre for Nano-Science and Nanotechnology
  • Centre for Bio resource Research and Development(C-BIRD)
  • Centre for Ocean Research Centre for Drug Discovery and Development
  • Centre for Remote Sensing and Geo-informatics
  • Centre for Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Centre for Climate Change Studies
  • Centre for Water Research

Placement Records:  2013-2014 (As on 15.06.2014)

Total No of Students Registered for Placement


Total No of Students Got Placed


% of Students Placed


Noteworthy Companies

Cognizant, Infosys, Wipro, Capgemini, iGate, Scope Intl, Oracle, Sanmar, Virtusa and Cybage

Average Salary

Rs. 3.30,000 P.A


Extra-Curricular Activities:

  • NSS: This group consists of student volunteers who perform regular activities in the working days of the semester like awareness camps, teach others first aid, disaster management, public speaking. Students also take on special camping activities
  • NCC: This is the only one technical NCC unit in India. The Cadets also attend National Technical Camp at INS SARKAR. They conduct social service activities like blood camps, literacy camps, anti-plastic campaign, eye donation camp, anti-dowry pledge, safe water campaign etc.
  • Youth Red Cross: This group takes on social activities for the betterment of the society.
  • Scouts and Guides: It is a voluntary, non-political, educational movement for young people, open to all without distinction of origin, race or creed. They perform activities for smooth functioning of the university.
  • University Band: This group consists of music enthusiasts who perform at various events in the university.


Hostel – The University provides Brilliant Hostel Facilities.

  • Spacious rooms with involved bath
  • STD / ISD  telephone
  • Study room for students after college hours
  • Generator for students
  • Mineral water provided to all the rooms
  • Open air theater - programs on every weekends
  • Large mess with a capacity of 2000 and modern kitchen with steam cooking
  • Well-equipped gym 

Library – The University a central library with a total area of 25,000 sq. ft.

  • At present, it has a total of 60,000 books.
  • Number of journals subscribed to is 334 out of which, 177 are international journals.
  • Subscribed to MALIBNET(Madras Library Network), IIT LIBRARY and British Council library
  • It has an e-library as well.
  • Title or subject heading and their availability is found out using the software LIBGENIE.

Internet – University has dedicated Internet Leased line of 15 Mbps, connected to more than Four hundred terminals throughout the Campus.

Other buildings – There are buildings to ensure smooth running of the University.

  • A large guest house.
  • 4 Open Air Theaters of 6500 sq. ft. each and 3 conference halls.
  • Conference halls are for conducting guest lecturer’s symposiums, seminars, placement training programs, etc.
  • Educational cassettes are also projected in these theatres in consultation with subject staff.
  • Other facilities include placement cell, anti ragging committee, bank and ATM facility, post office, etc.


  • FEMFEST: It is the main cultural event.
  • UNIFEST: It is a cultural meet comprised of various competitions in the field of music, dance, drama, fine arts. There are twenty two events in this category.


  • Ranked 5th among universities in Chennai.
  • Sathyabama University has been ranked as the 86th best university in India by Outlook India.


  •  The University proposals more than Rs.27 Lacs for overall toppers and semester toppers as merit scholarship every semester. 
  • 50% fee concession is provided to economical class / socially backward sections and physically challenged persons.
  •  Fee concession is being given to students who participate in national or state level sporting proceedings.

College Infrastructure and Facility

Student Discussion

  • RAVI BHARDWAJ 2016-09-04 00:24:46

    What is the Eligibility of Admission?

    • HIMANSHU SEHGAL 2016-09-14 20:34:12

      Admission in B.Tech program Candidate should have passed HSC (10+2) from any State Board / CBSE / ICSE with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry & All the intakes would be done on the basis of marks scored by the candidates in Common Entrance Examination.

  • PRIYANKA TANDON 2016-09-05 16:29:46

    Is it a recognized University?

    • HARKARAN SIDHU 2016-09-12 23:46:12

      Sathyabama University are UGC recognized, Deemed University & Grade

  • NAMAN THAKUR 2016-09-07 16:25:46

    Tell me about placement ratio in Sathyabama University?

    • DIVYANSHU BHATIA 2016-09-10 22:43:12

      Sathyabama University Provided Placements with reputed companies and has been able to place 92.56% students for the year 2015.

  • MITALI PATHAK 2016-08-28 22:40:46

    Why Join Sathyabama University?

    • DIVYA BAMEL 2016-09-17 01:29:12

      Sathyabama University offer Scholarship to meritorious and deserving students (Up to 100% fees waiver) for top rank holders in University examinations. Also Collaboration with various R&D organizations and tie-ups with leading International Universities for semester abroad programs & Membership with professional bodies including IEEE, CSI, ISOI, ISRS and ISA. Conducts national and international conferences, workshops, career development programs and value added networking and software courses. Separate Placement and Training Cell offering Career Development Program for the students who are raring to enter the corporate world. Offer Separate hostel for boys and girls. Other Facility: Digital Library, Medical facility provided, Mess facility provided, Transport & WiFi Facility etc.