SRM Institute of Science and Technology, formerly known as the SRM University, aims to create an environment of academic freedom, where bright minds meet, discover, and learn. It is one of the top ranking Universities in India with more than 50,000 students and 3200+ faculty members across all campuses.


SRM Institute of Science and Technology (Formerly SRM University) offers many undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in the following domains:

  1. Engineering
  2. Management
  3. Medicine and Health Sciences
  4. Hotel Management
  5. Science and Humanities
  6. Agricultural Sciences
  7. Law

As per the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), SRM has an accreditation of A++ and has been placed under category “I” and section 12 (b) for government funding for research by MHRD.

The focus of SRM is on R’s, namely Rigour, Relevance, and Research. It offers several scholarships, fee waiver schemes, teaching and research assistance to meritorious and deserving students.

The students, at the university, have the freedom to opt for one major subject as specialization and add value with minors from the courses across the discipline. Currently, it offers major B.Tech specializations in Automobile, Biotechnology, Chemical, Civil, Computer Science & Engineering, ECE, Mechanical and Mechatronics, while the minor subjects include Engineering or Arts & Science such as Economics, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Psychology, Journalism, Management, Cyber Law, Sociology, Finance, English and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR).

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The New B.Tech Courses offered by SRM University 

From this year, SRM University has started offering some new courses namely Aircraft maintenance, Artificial Intelligence, Automobile with specialization in Vehicle Testing, Biomedical Engineering, CSE with specialization in Block Chain Technology, Gaming Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in Cyber Physical Systems, Data Science, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical with specialization in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Robotics and Automation, Computer science and Business Systems in partnership with TCS.

School of Architecture and Interior Design

The school of Architecture is solely about people with creative minds. It has a faculty of 20 members who are specialized in diverse areas such as Digital Architecture, City Planning, Urban Design, Project Management, Housing, Landscape Architecture, etc.

The undergraduate level courses in this programme includes B.Arch and B.Des, which are approved by Council of Architecture and AICTE. Admissions are undertaken on the basis of NATA score. Also, candidates should have scored 50% marks in Maths, Physics and chemistry in Class 12th to be eligible. The University also offers postgraduate programmes, M.Arch and M.Des. The School has a placement of over 90%.

School of Management

For the past 25 years, the School of Management has been providing excellence and quality education. It has connections with various industry bodies such as FICCI, MMA, CII, and National Entrepreneurship Network. It provides students with placement opportunities at leading MNC and organizations. Also, the school of management holds 17th rank in Times of India Survey amongst B-Schools. 90% consistent placement records have been observed with the highest salary offered at Rs.14 Lacs p.a, while the average salary being 6 LPA.

Also, the department has international collaborations with Hannam University, South Korea, ESIC Business & Marketing School, Spain, Saxion University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands.

Courses Offered

S. No Courses Offered
1 BBA - Three-year program in Bachelor of Business Administration
2 MBA - Two year - Full time Master’s program in Business Administration with Dual Specialization
3 MBA (Hospital Management)
4 MBA (Waste Management & Social Entrepreneurship)

Dual Specializations

S. No Specializations
1 Marketing
2 Finance
3 Operations
4 Human Resource Management / Organization Behavior
5 Strategy
6 Management Information System
7 Business Analytics

Science & Humanities

The Faculty of Science and Humanities was started in 2003 with a single department. Over the years the department has developed, and today, its faculty has 13 Majors and five allied departments offering 17 programs at UG level and 9 at PG level. Here are some highlights of the courses offered

Undergraduate Programmes

  • B.Com & B.Com (Hons) in association with CIMA and ACCA.
  • B.A., English and Journalism & Mass Communication, BSc., programs in basic sciences (Physics, Maths and Chemistry, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Film Technology, Fashion Designing, Hotel Management, Physical Education and Visual Communication.
  • BCA & B.Ed.

Postgraduate programs

  • M.A.
  • MSc.
  • MCA (Lateral Entry)
  • M.Com
  • M.Ed

Diploma and Certificate programs

  • Film Acting
  • Hotel Management
  • Yoga
  • Public Relations
  • Music

School of Law

The SRM School of Law focuses on a holistic approach to the study of law, in the context of the socio-economic cultural developments in India. It offers three courses - a five-year B.A. LL.B (Hons.), five-year B.Com LL.B (Hons.) and three-year LL.B (Hons.). As per the courses prescribed by the Bar Council of India, the curriculum also includes non-legal courses. From a non-legal perspective, students are given exposure to Legal Professional and Communication Skills, Political Science, International Relations, History, Sociology, Business Management, Computerized Accounting, Banking and Insurance Services, Human Resource Management, and much more.

The emphasis on learning is so much that an internship of three weeks is mandatory beginning from the first semester.This helps students to enhance the knowledge in the field of Law and leadership.

Many other specialized subjects such as Cyberlaw and Forensic Science, Maritime law, Law and Medicine, Election Law, Competition Law, Right to Information, Media Law, etc. are also taught to the students. The curriculum also includes many clinical papers such as Attending Lawyers Chambers and Lok Adalat, Legal Aid and Legal Literacy, Professional Ethics for Advocates, Legislative Drafting, and Moot Court. Every year, Legal Aid Camps are organized where students learn to assist the advocates. From the current year, a three year newly designed course, LLM(Hons.) Criminal Law and Criminal Justice has been introduced. 

SRM Campus Life

The SRM Kattankulathur campus of the University is of 250-acre having 42 blocks that comprises a central library, modern lecture halls and smart classrooms, wireless-enabled etc. The students there are engaged with community radios, student clubs, cultural events, fitness centres, prayer halls, ATMs and cafeterias.

Message from Founder Chancellor

Dr. Paarivendhar shares, “Practical training plays a major role in all sectors of jobs. So, apart from theoretical knowledge, learn to experiment things practically during college days. Look beyond marks, pursue your passion to realize your dreams. Be updated in the technological advancements around the globe and live as a socially responsible citizen.”