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    About SRM University Chennai

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    • SRM Institute of Technology admissions 2024 are open to UG and PG programmes. Candidates can apply by visiting the official website of SRMIST Chennai. 
    • Dr. Selvamurugan N. (Research Professor, Department of Biotechnology, College of Engineering & Technology, SRM Institute of Science and Technology) was awarded the Careers360 Faculty Research Award in the Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology domain. Dr. Selvamurugan N. has 176  publications, 8574 citations and his H-index is 60.

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai (SRMIST Chennai) was established in 1985 and was formerly known as SRM University Chennai. SRM IST Chennai is a private institute located in Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu. SRM Institute of Science and Technology is recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC). SMR Institute of Science and Technology has more than 50,000 students enrolled and the total faculty strength at SRMIST is 3272. SRM Institute of Science and Technology offers a wide range of UG, PG, and doctoral courses in engineering, humanities, medicine, etc. SRM Institute of Science and Technology is commonly known as SRM University.

    SRM University Chennai has secured 20th rank in the medical category and 28th rank in the engineering category in the NIRF 2023 Rankings. In the university category, SRM Institute of Science and Technology has been ranked 18th as per the NIRF Ranking 2023.  SRMIST Chennai has been ranked 15th in the pharmacy category. SRM Institute of Science and Technology has been ranked 32nd in the overall category by the NIRF in 2023. SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRM IST Chennai) has been accredited by NAAC with a grade of 'A++'.

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology offers admissions to courses in four different levels - Diploma, UG, PG and Doctoral levels. SRM University Chennai or SRM Institute of Science and Technology has a dedicated placement department known as the SRM Career Centre. SRMIST provides the students with placement opportunities and training. The highest and average package stood at Rs. 57 LPA and 6.88 LPA during SRM Institute of Science and Technology placements 2023. SRM University also offers many scholarships to its students. SRMIST Chennai scholarships include both private and government scholarships. SRM Institute of Science and Technology has a total of four campuses. The main campus of SRM IST is located in Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu. SRM University Chennai has two more campuses: SRMIST Ramapuram and SRM IST Vadapalani. The fourth campus of SRM University is located in Delhi-NCR. 

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    SRM Institute of Science and Technology Location

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai's address is Potheri, SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu. SRM University is at a distance of 24 km from Chennai International Airport. The nearest railway station to SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai is Kattangulattur Railway Station and it is at a distance of 3.7 km from the institute. SRM University Bus Station is the nearest bus stop to the SRM Institute of Science and Technology which is at a distance of 700 meters.

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    SRM University Chennai Highlights

    ParameterDescription
    Established2002
    ExamNEET, GATE, NEET PG +21 more
    Courses52 Degrees and 516 Courses
    Institute TypeDeemed to be University
    ApprovalsUGC, AICTE, Council of Architecture, NCTE
    University CategoryCategory I
    GenderCo-ed
    Student Count51918
    Faculty Count3194
    Campus Size250 acres
    Gender PercentageMale 69% and Female 31%
    Percentage Of Students from Outside the States 80%

    SRM University Chennai Rankings / Accreditations

    NIRF Ranking

    201 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Engineering
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    58.56
    63.79
    60.19
    64.99
    61.6
    22.01

    Key takeaways from SRM University Chennai's Ranking Statistics

    • SRM University Chennai ranks higher than 44 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • SRM University Chennai dropped by 4 position in 2023 from previous year.

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    Female Percentage
    125 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Pharmacy
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    63.2
    72.39
    56.65
    77.82
    52.86
    36.38

    Key takeaways from SRM University Chennai's Ranking Statistics

    • SRM University Chennai ranks higher than 29 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • SRM University Chennai dropped by 3 position in 2023 from previous year.

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    Female Percentage
    50 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Medical
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    60.47
    77.74
    37.84
    76.63
    72.79
    31.87

    Key takeaways from SRM University Chennai's Ranking Statistics

    • SRM University Chennai ranks higher than 16 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • SRM University Chennai rank remains consistent since last year.

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    Female Percentage
    201 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Universities
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    58.73
    61.62
    47.02
    74.95
    64.61
    46.76

    Key takeaways from SRM University Chennai's Ranking Statistics

    • SRM University Chennai ranks higher than 44 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • SRM University Chennai jumped by 1 position in 2023 from previous year.
    201 colleges were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    Parametric Score Overall
    TLR - Teaching,Learning ang Resources.
    RPC - Research and Professional Practice.
    GO - Graduational Outcomes.
    OI - Outreach and Inclusivity.
    PERCEPTION - Peer Perception.

    Overall Yearly Trend

    56.44
    61.62
    47.02
    74.95
    64.61
    23.94

    Key takeaways from SRM University Chennai's Ranking Statistics

    • SRM University Chennai ranks higher than 44 Public/Government colleges which were ranked for evaluation purpose.
    • SRM University Chennai jumped by 1 position in 2023 from previous year.

    Accreditations
    Accreditation is a process by which the quality of all the programmes is examined and certified normally by an external body of academics in a college. It validates and certifies the academic processes practiced within an institute are robust and relevant.

    NAAC Grading A++
    CGPA 3.55/4
    Validity 14 Aug'23
    Grading Cycle 3

    SRM University Chennai Placements

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRM IST) Chennai has released the placement record for the academic year 2022-23 and the placement record for the academic year 2023-24 is still ongoing. The highest salary package and average package offered during SRM Institute of Science and Technology placements 2024 (as of January 06, 2024) was Rs. 52 LPA and Rs. 8.54 LPA. As per the  SRM Institute of Science and Technology 2024 (ongoing), more than 618 companies visited the campus for recruitment and more than 3421 job offers were made. According t...

    Domain

    Engineering and Architecture

    Level

    UG

    Year

    4 Years

    Statistics for Academic Year 2022

    ParticularsStatistics
    First year total students intake 6.00 K
    Total students admitted 4.44 K
    Total Graduated Students 4.26 K
    Total Placed Students 4.00 K
    Placement Percentage 96.67
    Total student gone for higher studies 121
    Median Salary 4.50 L

    Placement yearly trends

    Placement Percentage
    Source Data NIRF 2023

    Key takeaways from SRM University Chennai's Placement Statistics

    • The Placement Percentage of SRM University Chennai has decreased by 1.07 %
    • The Median salary of SRM University Chennai has increased by 11.11 %
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    Student Diversification at SRM University Chennai

    Education Level
    Demographic Representation
    Data Source: NIRF 2023

    Courses offered by SRM University Chennai

    SRM University (SRM IST) Chennai courses are offered at four levels: diploma, UG, PG and doctoral levels. SRM Institute of Science and Technology course list includes a total of 143 courses. SRMIST Chennai courses are available in multiple study modes that include full-time, part-time and online courses. SRM Institute of Science and Technology courses are offered in multiple streams - science, technology, management, Arts, law, education, media and many more. There are a total of 7 SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai diploma courses...

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    Study Mode
    Online
    Seats
    1000
    Fees
    1.89 L
    Study Mode
    Online
    Seats
    1000
    Fees
    1.00 L
    Study Mode
    Full time
    Seats
    480
    Fees
    10.00 L
    Study Mode
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    Seats
    300
    Fees
    8.00 L
    Study Mode
    Full time
    Seats
    300
    Fees
    16.00 L

    Browse Online Degrees offered by SRM University Chennai

    BBA

    Total Fees
    1.29 L
    Duration36 Months
    ModeOnline

    BCA

    Total Fees
    1.29 L
    Duration36 Months
    ModeOnline

    Top Exams Accepted by SRM University Chennai

    (SRMJEEM) - SRM Joint Entrance Exam Management

    Exam Date - Online mode

    23 Feb'24 - 23 Feb'24

    SRM University Chennai Scholarship

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRM IST) Chennai scholarships are offered to deserving students who are in need of financial assistance. SRMIST Chennai scholarships include both private and government scholarships. SRM Institute of Science and Technology has been recognised by UGC therefore all UGC scholarships can also be availed by the students of the SRM IST. SRMIST scholarships are offered on the basis of the performance of the students in various competitive examinations. SRM University Chennai scholarships are also given to girl students, students belonging to the North East Region, university rank holders and many more. 

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai scholarships are MTS Vembu Subramanian Scholarship, MTS Undergraduate Scholarship, Scholarships based on merit in various competitive examinations, Ishan Uday - Special Scholarship Scheme for North Eastern Region, PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship for Single Girl Child, PG Scholarship for University Rank Holders (First and Second Rank Holders) and PG Scholarship Scheme for SC ST Students for Pursuing Professional Courses. The details of SRM Institute of Science and Technology scholarships are mentioned below:

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai Scholarships, Eligibility Criteria and Amount

    Scholarship

    Eligibility Criteria

    Amount

    MTS Vembu Subramanian Scholarship

    Given to one student of each department.

    Rs. 125000

    MTS Undergraduate Scholarship

    USD 3000

    SRMJEE-M Scholarship

    Scholarship for top 10 rank holders.

    NA

    CAT Scholarship

    Scholarship for students who score 90 percentile or above. 

    MAT Scholarship

    Scholarship for students who score more than 750 marks.

    XAT Scholarship

    Scholarship for students who score 80 percentile or above. 

    GMAT Scholarship

    Scholarship for students who score more than 700 marks.

    NMAT Scholarship

    Scholarship for students who score 80% or above.

    CMAT Scholarship

    Scholarship for students with a sectional score of 80% or above.

    TANCET Scholarship

    Scholarship for students who score more than 70 marks.

    Ishan Uday - Special Scholarship Scheme For North Eastern Region

    Students who are domicile of NER who have secured admission into a first-year degree course.

    Family income is less than 4.5 lakhs per annum

    Rs. 5400 per month

    PG Indira Gandhi Scholarship For Single Girl Child

    Girl student who has taken admission into the first year of a PG course.

    Age limit - 30 years

    Rs. 36200 per annum

    PG Scholarship For University Rank Holders (First And Second Rank Holders)

    A student who has taken admission into the first year of a PG course.

    Age limit - 30 years

    First or second university rank holders in UG level examination.

    Rs. 3100 per month

    PG Scholarship Scheme For SC ST Students For Pursuing Professional Courses

    Meritorious SC and ST students pursuing professional PG courses.

    Rs. 7800 per month

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    Students Receiving Full Tuition Fee Reimbursement

    UG (5 years): 21/352
    UG (4 years): 13/396
    PG (2 years): 11/185
    Doctoral (6 years): 11/177

    Data Source: NIRF 2023

    SRM University Chennai Admission

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRM IST) Chennai offers admissions at 4 different levels. These are the Diploma, UG, PG and Doctoral levels. Some of the SRMIST courses offered for SRM Institute of Science and Technology admissions are B.B.A., B.C.A., M.B.A., M.C.A., M.Tech etc. Candidates aspiring for SRM University admissions are required to meet the eligibility criteria. SRM University Chennai admission is offered to a total of 143 courses. The SRMIST Chennai admission process varies depending on the course. For some courses, SRMIST ...
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    SRM University Chennai Facilities

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRM IST) Chennai offers a large number of facilities to its students. SRMIST Chennai facilities include hostels, libraries, sports facilities, medical facilities, laboratories, and many more. SRM IST facilities provided by the institute help the students in experiencing a comfortable and enjoyable learning environment. SRM Institute of Science and Technology facilities include separate hostels for boys and girls. The institute has banking and ATM facilities for the students and staff. SRMIST Chennai faci...
    Boys Hostel
    Girls Hostel
    Medical/Hospital
    Gym
    Library
    Sports
    I.T Infrastructure
    Cafeteria
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    Transport Facility
    Alumni Associations
    Wifi
    Laboratories
    Convenience Store
    Banks/ATMs
    Guest Room/Waiting Room

    Student Reviews for SRM University Chennai

    College Infrastructure: 4.3/5
    Academics: 3.8/5
    Placements: 4/5
    Value for Money: 2.8/5
    Campus Life: 4.3/5

    Overall I am impressed with college infrastructure and

    College Infrastructure

    The college infrastructure was just awesome and It will be maintain neat and clean that's give a good vibe to the college It's easily attracted and gives a positive vibe we entered into that college

    average college

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    College Infrastructure

    the classrooms of SRM were not so good there were no air conditioners, the sports centers were not fully updated as per time the equipment's are old and damaged the food was hygienic but the taste was not good.

    Very good University .

    College Infrastructure

    Definitely all the necessary infrastructure is very good and will maintain it is really suitable for me to study here and to be a part of this universities . Really love this university . The classes have good Wi-Fi as well as smart classes .

    Have a question related to SRM University Chennai ?

    I got 77.6percentile in jee mains. can I get admission in good colleges like vit Vellore,srm University,thapar University etc

    Dear aspirant !

    Hope you are doing well !

    Students scoring above 60 marks in JEE Main 2024 still have opportunities for admission to colleges accepting 60 to 75 percentiles. For 60 percentile in JEE Main, you may get chance in colleges like Vellore Institute of Technology (Vellore), Sage University (Indore), The ICFAI University (Jaipur) etc

    MBA in Amritha Coimbatore or SRM Chennai which is the best college for placement

    Hello aspirant,

    Hope you are doing great.

    As per your question, Amrita MBA Coimbatore and SRM Chennai, both of these colleges are good in their own way. However, as you have asked regarding the placements, I will assist you regard the same.

    Average package in Amrita University for MBA is around INR 6 - 8 lakhs per annum, whereas in SRM, Chennai for MBA the package is around INR 7 to 9 lakhs per annum.

    Hope this helps!!

    which is best klu or srm for cse?

    Hello student,


    I'll tell you about both klu and srm
    Well, klu is very best at academics as well as at placement.klu is AICTE Approved.In klu, highly experienced faculty members are there to guide the students.
    Their Classrooms support digital learning with good visual projection.curriculum and delivery in cse department is completely industry inspired and industry integrated.record of placement is very good at klu for cse.
    srm also good for academics as well as placement.The department provides extensive computing resources for research and education.Various companies visit here to select best students.
    It has hostel facilities for about 1500 students and faculty, in five apartments .
    All faculty members are well qualified here  also, who excel in their chosen field.and they all are putting their efforts to help the students.The CSE Department of srm effectively prepares students to pursue leadership, technical, and management positions in a variety of industries.

    If you are interested in this field and ready to gain in depth knowledge then this career option will become great choice.
    While choosing the college for cse, I would suggest that,you should consider factors including location of College,fees,and other certain factors also.And then select the college
    Hope this helps


    Good luck.

    SRM University Chennai Contact Address

    Address:
    SRM Institute of Science and Technology, SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur, Chengalpattu District, Tamil Nadu - 603203 India

    SRM University Chennai Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)

    1: What is 2021 NIRF ranking of SRMIST Chennai?

    SRMIST Chennai has been ranked at 20th position in the Medical category and at 34th position in the Engineering category by the NIRF for the year 2021.  In the university category, the varsity has been ranked 30th as per the NIRF Ranking 2021. institute has been ranked 15th pharmacy category, 46th in the research category and 53rd in the overall category as per 2021 NIRF Ranking. 

    2: What recognition has SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai received?

    SRMIST Chennai has been approved by the UGC and it has been accredited by the NAAC with an ‘A++’ grade.

    3: What is the eligibility criteria for the SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai M.Sc course?

    A candidate who has passed B.Sc with minimum 50% marks, is eligible for admission to SRMIST Chennai M.Sc course.

    4: What activities are done by the SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai placement cell to the students?

    SRMIST Chennai placement department organises various kinds of activities for its students. This includes career planning, career counselling, etc.

    5: Which companies are the top recruiters of SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai?

    HCL, Amazon, Apollo, MRF, Deloitte, etc are some of the top recruiters of SRMIST Chennai.

    6: Does the SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai have a placement department?

    Yes, SRMIST Chennai has a placement department. SRMIST Chennai placement department is responsible for handling all matters related to internships, recruitment and training. It is known as the SRM Career Centre.

    7: What scholarships does SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai provide the students?

    SRMIST Chennai scholarships are Post-Matric Scholarship for Students Belonging to the Minority Communities, Scholarships for Students with Disabilities and Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for College and University Students.

    8: What is the duration of the SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai M.B.A course?

    The duration of the SRMIST Chennai M.B.A course is 2 years.

    9: What is the admission procedure for the SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai B.Tech course?

    SRMIST Chennai B.Tech admissions are based on marks obtained in the entrance examination - SRMJEEE. The candidates who are fulfilling the SRMIST Chennai admission criteria will be offered admission.

    10: Which courses are available in the science and commerce streams in SRM Institute of Science and Technology Chennai?

    SRMIST Chennai science and commerce stream courses are M.Sc and M.Com.

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