Sited on a sprawling 240-acre campus in Kattankulathur, Chennai, the Sri Ramaswamy Memorial University (SRMU) is among the country’s largest privately-promoted universities. The university offers contemporary education in engineering, medicine and health sciences, business management, science, humanities and numerous study and research opportunities for students in India and abroad. Over the past 25 years, the university has acquired a national reputation for its excellent campus infrastructure. Recently SRMU was in the national spotlight for hosting the 98th Indian Science Congress (January 3-7) which was inaugurated by prime minister Dr. Manmohan Singh and attracted 10,400 delegates including 7,000 scientists, academicians and six Nobellaureates. In 2006, SRMU was awarded the status of a full-fledged university by the central government. With heavy demand for admissions, branch camp-uses were established in Ramapuram and Vadapalani in Chennai, Modi Nagar in Delhi and a 60-acre campus in Tiruchi. Today SRMU boasts 20 constituent colleges with an aggregate enrolment of 40,000 students including 300 foreign students instructed by over 1,800 teaching and 1,700 administrative personnel.
SRM University has maintained excellent academic standards to make learning an enjoyable experience, with experienced faculty, inspiring libraries and stimulating discussion rooms, large playgrounds and state-of-the-art labs. A central library with vast resources Air-conditioned auditorium that can accommodate over 4,000 people Information technology and knowledge management supporting over 5,000 computer systems and IT applications of the university Internet connection - a dedicated leased line that keeps information flowing rapidly at 32 megabytes per second Modern lecture halls & "Smart Classrooms" Wireless- enabled lab and campus Language lab - specializing in English, German, Japanese, French & Chinese Around 40 buses - AC & non-AC - that ply regularly between the college and the city 15 canteens - from fast-food to full-fledged cafeterias, spread throughout the campus Retail outlets - Higginbothams book store, Airtel phone booths, Reynolds teller machines, super markets, Reliance Webworld with Java Cafe - all within the campus Prayer halls for all major religions.
The private university is affiliated to Anna University, approved by theUniversity Grants Commissionand is accredited by theNational Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).It has been given an overall grade of B+ by NAAC Each academic year is divided into two semesters. Each semester has three internal exams and one final exam (semester exam) for all theory subjects. For laboratory courses there is usually one internal exam followed by the final exam. A distinguishing feature of SRM University is the wide choice of study programs and Ph D options offered by the varsity’s six faculties — 38 undergraduate and 45 postgraduate. Moreover, the university through its ‘semester abroad’ program sends 100 deserving students every year to study for one semester in several blue-chip universities including MIT, Carnegie Mellon and Berkeley. Currently SRMU boasts student exchange program’s with over 25 foreign universities and an international advisory board. Courses offered Under graduate: Engineering and Technology Medicine and Health Sciences Science & Humanities Post graduate: Engineering and Technology Medicine and Health Sciences Science & Humanities Management Ph. D: Engineering and Technology Medicine and Health Sciences Science & Humanities Diploma and Certificate Medicine & health sciences Diploma Courses Diploma in Optometry Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology Diploma in Medical Record Science Certificate courses Certificate course in Ophthalmic Technology Certificate in Blood Bank Technology Science & humanities Diploma courses Hotel Management Teacher Education (D.T.Ed) D.F.A (Film Acting) PG diploma course Journalism
SRM University offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degree program across the faculties of engineering and technology (tuition fee: Rs.150,000-250,000 per year), management (Rs.150,000-200,000), medicine and health sciences (Rs.50,000-400,000) and science and humanities (Rs.30,000-50,000).
With heavy demand for admissions, branch camp-uses were established in Ramapuram and Vadapalani in Chennai, Modi Nagar in Delhi and a 60-acre campus in Tiruchi. Today SRMU boasts 20 constituent colleges with an aggregate enrolment of 40,000 students including 300 foreign students instructed by over 1,800 teaching and 1,700 administrative personnel.