Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar (SSN) College Of Engineering, was established in 1996. It is located in SSN Nagar of Chennai. Being a part of SSN Institutions, it is founded by Dr. Shiv Nadar, an innovator in the field of Information Technology founded the HCL Group of Companies.
Festivals:- Instincts: This is an intercollege cultural festival in the institution which is planned and managed by students of SSN.
• Literary Club
• Dance Club
• Music & Fine Arts Club
Students of the institute are trained in the following platforms:
• Mock Group discussions
• Guidance sessions
• In-plant training
• Model Aptitude tests
• Youth programme by National Service Scheme (NSS)
• Career Awareness sessions
Many of students have shown participation and also organized following activities:
• Inter-collegiate tournaments
• College Annual Sports day
• Anna University Tournaments, SSN Rolling Trophies, SSN Trophy and SSN Open
• All India inter university and South Zone tournaments
• Inter zonal tournaments
• Tamil Nadu Inter Engineering Sports (TIES) meet
Entrepreneurship Development Cell: The Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) at SSN Institutions was established with a vision of fostering innovation and promoting entrepreneurial skills.
The National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN): The National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN), founded in 2002, by the Wadhwani Foundation. Co-founded by five of India’s premier academic institutions: IIT Bombay; SP Jain Institute, Bombay; IIM Ahmedabad; IBAB, Bangalore and BITS Pilani, NEN focuses on introducing a new paradigm in the entrepreneurship education in India.
Technology Business Incubator (TBI): The Technology Business Incubator at SSN is an on-campus facility which leverages all the resources that are available within the campus such as access to laboratories, workshops, development and testing centers, computing resources, internet access and above all human resources.
Library: Library of SSNCE lays on 2 elements of great resources and the right atmosphere. The library has catalogue of following things:
• Over 46,000 volumes
• 206 national and 114 international journals & magazines
• 1,200 books
• 129 web courses in various disciplines
• 110 NPTEL video lectures
• Online journal database
Institutional membership with libraries of:
• MALIBNET (Madras Library Network, Chennai)
• IIT-Madras, Anna University
• DELNET (Developing Library Network, New Delhi)
• British Council
Sports Quota: 25 engineering seats every year for students who combine excellence in the selected sports with creditable academic records. Students played at National and International level tournaments for the following games and sports are eligible to apply for the sports quota admissions: athletics table tennis, cricket, basketball, badminton, chess, tennis, and squash racket.
Sports Scholarship: Institute offers concrete rewards in the form of a yearly scholarship program which awards scholarships of up to Rs. 40 lakhs to sports achievers.
Health Care:A well-stocked dispensary is provided in the Bio-Medical department so that students can access to medicines and medical advice by campus doctor. Facility of van is available for hospital and also there is full-time campus doctor.
Scholarships worth Rs 4 crores and Rs.30 Crores ($7Mn) have been provided to meritorious and deserving students. Some of the scholarships are
• Merit-cum-Means Scholarship
• Walk-in-Walk-out Scholarships
• Merit Scholarships
• Waiver of Tuition Fee
• Sports Scholarship
• Scholarships for Rural Students
• Post Graduate Scholarships