Wisdom is where you find it. SRM University has stood with this notion since the inception of its first engineering college in Kattankulathur, near Chennai. What started as an idea is now an18 institute strong academic group with campuses all across India including Delhi, NCR. With 600 acre of sprawling campus and state-of-the-art facilities, SRM is in many ways a dream come true for a student.
Students are competing in a fast evolving global environment. SRM University understands that the competition is not only across the world but also within them. At SRM, knowledge is not just about getting a degree but it is to mould true global leaders who surpass their own exceptions, emphasizes the SRM University Chancellor Dr TRPachamuthu.
The university boasts of 33,044 students and 2358 faculty across all these campuses, offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in Engineering, Management, Medicine and Health sciences, and Science and Humanities.
Rated as India’s No.1(Factual Rank) by India Today, SRM is accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade in the year 2013. To keep up to the international standards, the University has 50 members from top universities of the likes of MIT, Stanford, UC Berkeley, Cambridge and NUS help set Global Standards. Not only this, 60 top executives from leading corporate institutions constantly interact with faculty and students to help in formulating academics and research.
The fact SRM University encourages it students to develop a strong research and innovation background is evident from the fact that till now there are 31 publications SRM University’s Nanotechnology Research Center and 21 patents filed by students studying various disciplines.
The excellence of faculty is at par. The best of teaching talents, not only from the subcontinent but also from across the world, form part of SRM’s board of faculty to promote cross-cultural exchange of education and increase the quality of research. Over the next three years, SRM University plans to increase the Indian faculty to international visiting faculty ratio to 60:40.
The limitless opportunities at SRM University allow students to pursue their respective courses in world’s most prestigious institutes through knowledge exchange programmes and MoU partner institutes.
Reaching the next level SRM University is on its way to establish pharmaceutical company named SRM Pharma to commercialize a new diabetes drug that has been developed by the university’s research faculty. The university has received a US patent for the drug, which can be used for the treatment and management of type 2 diabetes. Knowledge is power and SRM University seems to be committed to it.