Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as Sathyabama University) [SIST], Chennai Tamil Nadu was established in the year 1987 as Deemed to be University Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Engineering, Management and Humanities. SIST is approved by the reputed UGC, AICTE, INC, PCI, BCI and MHRD, and is accredited by NAAC-A++ and NBA. Management of SIST Chennai is working under Dr. MARIAZEENA JOHNSON (Chancellor).
Sathyabama University now known as Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology is a renowned university that was established in the year 1987. This three-and-a-half-decade old institution has made its mark in Science and Technology. Apart from that, educational programmes in fields such as Law, Engineering, Dental Science, Nursing, Pharmacy, Management, Arts, Allied Health Sciences are also been offered. Over the years, the institute has persistently adopted and sought some innovative ways so that they can improve the quality of studies. The dynamic and outstanding Institution faculty, top-class research facilities, and state of the art infrastructure makes Sathyabama University Chennai one of the most sought after one. The university founded by Col. Dr. Jeppiaar.
The institute constantly ranks among the top in various national surveys. Sathyabama Institute of Science & Technology has made tie-ups with many top Universities of the world to develop the best research facilities at their helm. Thus, it’s safe to call, Sathyabama, one of the best research-intensive Universities in India.
The university’s core value lies in making education accessible for all and therefore students coming here from backward classes or rural areas, or even the victims of acid attack or others are provided full financial assistance. The stake-holders of the university have encouraged multi-cultural learning at the campus as students from various backgrounds and nationalities come and study at this institute. There are a total of 11 schools that offers around 80+ UG, PG, and PhD programs. The institute also has developed CDOE (Centre for Distance and Online Education) that offers 5 programs (2 UG, and 3 PG).
The technical industry today needs a competent and effective manpower and university’s mission is to provide the industry with that kind of manpower.
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology admissions are entrance based as well as merit-based, depending upon the course. Sathyabama University courses range from Business Administration, Engineering, Architecture, Design, to Pharmacy, etc. Over 50 UG courses are offered by the university and the applicants applying has to have a 12th pass certificate with a certain amount of percentage to be eligible to apply for admissions at the university. Nearly 30 PG programs are also offered by the university and most of them have entrance-based selections. Besides entrance, a valid UG degree from a recognized university is must to be eligible to apply for PG admissions at Sathyabama University. For PhD programs, entrance, screening and a valid PG degree is must. Some of the entrance accepted for certain courses are listed below:
BE/B. Tech/B. Des – SAEEE
B. Arch – NATA/SAEEE
BDS – NEET
MDS – NEET MDS
Online is the preferred way of most of the applicants applying for admissions at Sathyabama University and the steps for that are mentioned below:
Documents that need to be uploaded are:
Sathyabama University Scholarships are of two types and they are:
Institutional scholarships and Other Scholarships:
Sathyabama University has engaged itself with various NGOs to provide required scholarships to the one who needs it. The scholarships provided by the institute are for the students who possess merit. The merit scholarships are offered to the students who are top 25 Rank holders in AISEEE (All India Sathyabama Entrance Examinations). The students who win this scholarships are given 100% waiver from their tuition fee for the entire term of their course. Other government scholarships that are available at the university are intimated to university students and students are provided full support in availing these scholarships. There is some eligibility criteria laid down for availing the government scholarship and there are:
Another scholarship that the institute provide is Dr. Jeppiaar Remibai Scholarship
This scholarship is one of the most notable scholarship programs of the university as every year students who do well in their program are awarded scholarships under this scheme. The topper of any program of the university gets 30% scholarship while the students who come 2nd and 3rd are awarded 20 and 10% scholarships. This scholarship is entirely on the performance and any background or anything is not taken into consideration while awarding this scholarship as this scholarship motivates students to work harder every semester.
|Institute Name||Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai|
|Formerly Known As||Sathyabama University, Chennai|
|Approved/Recognised by||UGC, AICTE, INC, PCI, BCI, MHRD|
|Type||Deemed to be University|
|Programmes offered||UG/ PG/ Diploma/ Doctorate/ M.Phil|
|Chancellor||Dr. MARIAZEENA JOHNSON|
|Address||Jeppiaar Nagar, Rajiv Gandhi Salai,|
Chennai - 600119,
Tamil Nadu, India
|Contact Number||044 2450 3810, 044 24502344|
|84 out of 200||2023 (Overall)|
|67 out of 200||2022 (Overall)|
|61 out of 200||2021 (Overall)|
|13 out of 40||2022 (Deemed To Be Universities)|
|19 out of 25||2021 (Private Architecture Colleges)|
|17 out of 50||2020 (Deemed To Be Universities)|
|1001-1200 out of 1500||2023 (World)|
|301-350 out of 687||2022 (Asia)|
|301-350 out of 650||2021 (Asia)|
|1201-1500 out of 2345||2023 (World)|
|1201+ out of 2112||2022 (World)|
|1001+ out of 1526||2021 (World)|
|Band-Excellent||2021 (Private Technical University & Deemed to be University)|
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Placement Cell acts as the meeting point for potential recruiters and students. The placement cell keeps on monitoring the opportunities for employment in all domains and as soon as the opportunity to sneak in arrives, the companies are invited at the campus. Students who are studying in the penultimate semesters are invited to sit for placements. Before that though, all the interested students are inflated with all the required skills that are expected by the industry stake holders. The training helps or rather makes it easy for successful and consistent placement numbers that are maintained over the years. Also, because students of the university have shown stellar performances at the industry they are working, the recruiters don’t shy away from coming again and again for recruitment at the university. The placements which start during the mid-of final semester continues till the conclusion of final semesters. Students who miss out on campus recruitment are assisted for off-campus recruitments too.
The main objectives of the placement cell are mentioned below:
Recruitments of 2021-22
In 2021-22, the placement numbers increased by one and a half percent from previous year. During this period, the highest package offered was of 31 LPA. The average CTC offered during this tenure was 4.75 LPA. Nearly 500 companies participated during the campus placement drive and over 2000 offers were made. The recruitment process is explained in detail below:
Cognizant, Infosys, Wipro, HCL Technologies, Capgemini, Birlasoft, MU Sigma, Dell, and HP among many others.
The university is huge and is spread in nearly 400 acres of land and has all the possible facilities that students in general would require. Some of the most distinguished facilities of the university are listed below:
Hostels – There are as many as 5 boys and 5 girls hostels at the campus. They are safe and secure and students can feel home at the hostels. The hostels are located close to sports facilities and classrooms, so that students can easily reach out to two of the most prominent places that they spend their maximum time. All hostel rooms are big and have attached washrooms. Students have the option of choosing AC or non-AC rooms. Laundry facility is provided to the students and students can give their clothes for washing twice in a week. The hostellers have to report at the hostel by 6.30 pm. A gymnasium is built close to the hostel and a medical facility is also installed so that hostellers can reach out in case of emergencies.
Conference Halls & Auditoriums – There are as many as 4 open theatres at the university and 3 conference halls. All the conference halls and auditoriums are air-conditioned and are laced with latest aids such as over head projectors, slide projector, and LCD projectors. The halls are used during training, placements, seminars, and guest lectures among others.
Sports – The sporting infrastructure of the campus is awe-inspiring. Students can use various sporting facilities that are available at the campus such as basketball courts out of which two are indoor courts and four outdoor courts, a 400-mt athletic track, 10 outdoor volleyball courts, and 2 indoor volleyball courts, two clay-court tennis surfaces and one hard-court tennis surface, and as many as 12 badminton courts out of which 6 are indoor and 6 outdoor courts. The sporting facilities are endless at the campus as the university motivates every student to consider a sport as their hobby and play it on daily basis.
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology better known as Sathyabama University, is one of the leading higher education institutions in Tamil Nadu. The university registers students for a diverse variety of courses about engineering, technology, education, and science. The academia received ‘Deemed University’ status from the Union Ministry of Human Resources Development in 2001.
From and onwards, 13th September 2006, the institute was known as ‘Sathyabama University’ UGC Act. NAAC conferred ‘Grade A’ accreditation to the university in 2017. The university offers a total of 27 and 41 programs at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels respectively. All study courses and programs of the university are recognized by UGC, COA, DCI, and AICTE.
Students make the most of the highly developed facilities including but not limited to smart classrooms, hi-tech laboratories and libraries. The institution consistently ranks amongst the top universities in Tamil Nadu, thanks to the indefatigable efforts of its stakeholders. The educational establishment consistently endeavours to abide by its slogans, “Together for Better Tomorrow” and “Learn Today and Lead Tomorrow”.
When the institution started its journey in 1987, it was known as Sathyabama Engineering College. The institute founded by Colonel Dr. Jeppiaar and has come long way and registered rapid growth and development. Mrs. Remibai Jeppiaar is the present chancellor of the university which is an institution for Christian minorities.
The mission and vision of Sathyabama University are to supply qualified and skilled manpower for the contemporary industrial segments. The institute carries out R&D work in up-and-coming commercial/industrial fields and provides industry-oriented programs. At the same time, the establishment networks with leading international and national R&D institutes and industries.
There are a total of 7 schools of study under the aegis of Sathyabama University offering various academic programs, namely:-