Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning (SSSIHL) deemed to be University, is a unique institution that is a pioneer in providing Educare - a system of education that blends secular knowledge with spiritual knowledge. It was founded by Sri Sathya Sai Baba in 1981. The institute has been approved by UGC and AICTE. The NAAC Accreditation for the university is A++. Apart from the campus for women in Anantapur, there are three more campuses for men. The institute offers courses under both UG and PG domain.
The university has a merit based admission policy irrespective of income and religion. It offers free education to all its students. The Alumni of the university participate in various service activities in the field of Integral Education, Medicine, Village Upliftment (Grama Seva) and other areas.
|Established | Institute Type||1981 | Private|
|Location||Ananthapur, Andhra Pradesh|
|Approved By||UGC & AICTE|
|Courses Offered||UG, PG and Professional Courses|
|Popular Courses||B.Sc, M.Sc, MBA|
|Application Mode||Online & Offline|
|Admission Criteria||Merit Based|
|Facilities Available||Library, Computer Lab, Hostels and Sports Complex|
The college offers various courses for women candidates to choose from such as BA, B.S, MBA, MA, etc.
|BA||General||3 years||Candidates must have completed their 10+2 in Science stream with a minimum 50% in total.|
|B.Sc.||Food and Nutritional Sciences|
|M.Sc.||Mathematics||2 years||Candidates must have completed their 10+2+3 with a minimum 50% in their respective subject.|
|Food Science and Nutrition|
|MA||English language and Literature|
Read more: SSSIHL Courses & Fees
The institute provides admissions for the undergraduate, postgraduate and professional programs through online as well as offline mode. Candidates who are eligible for their respective courses can follow the procedure given below.
All the candidates are selected on the basis of marks scored by them in the written entrance exam. The students who clear the exam are then interviewed by the committee.
The final list of candidates provisionally selected for entry into SSSIHL will be published on the university’s website.
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The institute provides placements for the post graduate students and not for the graduate students. Many companies such as Amazon, Scope International, HDFC Bank, Alcatel Lucent, etc visit the University for Campus Placements of the students. . A median salary for these students range from 2L-6L per annum.
However, the Alumni group helps students for placements. These groups also conduct training sessions for the students to get better job opportunities.
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The institute does not provide any scholarship for the students but as a nonprofit organization provides free education. It does not charge any tuition fees or exam fees for the students. It offers free education for all the students. But students have to pay for their residential facility as well as for their mess facility. And even if candidates wish to seek scholarship can apply for the government scholarships. Students are provided with different governmental scholarships.
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The University provides the best required facilities for the students as well as for the staff. Some of them are as follows.
Apart from these, the institute has spacious and peaceful surroundings. It has different prayer halls for meditation and prayers and also has an Auditorium which can accommodate over 900 people for different events in university.
The institute has well qualified and experienced faculty for the students. There are three academic faculties and ten departments at Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning. Each faculty has a full-time Dean and all departments have a full-time Head and the institute has 50+ teaching staff for the students. The Chancellor of the Institute is Sri.K. Chakravarthi and the Vice Chancellor is Prof. (Dr). C.V Sanjeev. Some other heads are:
Dean and Head of Department: Dr. U. Suma. (M.Com, M.Ed., Ph.D.)
Dean: Prof. G. Nageswara rao. (M.Sc., Ph.D.)
Dean: Prof. R. Prabhakara rao.
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Ques. Can boys take admission in SSSIHL, Ananthapur Campus?
Ans. No, this campus is only for girls and the boys can take admission in other three campuses of the institute which are:
Ques. Can overseas Students apply?
Ans. Yes. All overseas applicants are welcome to apply as long as they meet the individual eligibility criteria for each programme.
Ques. What are the documents required during the pre-admission process?
Ans. The documents required are all the academic qualification certificates such as marksheets of Class X, XII and graduation marksheets and scanned photographs with signature.
Ques. What is the maximum age for M.A. Program?
Ans. The maximum age for admission to M.A. programme is 23 Years.
Ques. What are the other colleges in comparison with SSSIHL?
Ans. Other colleges in comparison with this college are Karnataka State Open University Mysore or Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam University Directorate of Distance Education, Pondicherry or Dayananda Sagar University Bangalore and many more.