Hows life at SRM KTR

Updated On - December 30th, 2019

SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST), formerly known as SRM University, is one of the top-ranking universities in India with over 20,000 students and more than 2600 faculty across all the campus. It offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programs in Engineering, Management, Medicine, Health Sciences, Science and Humanities. The research department at the SRMIST carries out cutting edge research in frontier areas with more than 224 government-funded projects at an outlay of INR 115 Crores. 

SRM University Highlights

Approved byAICTE, UGC
CoursesUG, PG, and Doctoral
Mode of RegistrationOnline and Offline
No. of Students Placed (2019)7647+
No. of Companies Visited (2019)120+
Highest PackageINR 41.6 LPA
Average PackageINR 10 LPA
Area of Campus250+ Acres
No. of International Patents Received11
Important Facts:
  • Top salary US $200,000 offered to NANO Researcher Mr. Shivaraman at California, USA.

  • Nearly 100% placement of registered students in TCS, Wipro, Cognizant, Infosys, Siemens, and others.

  • SRMIST has secured the third rank in the Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA).

  • SRMIST is ranked globally by QS and rated by QS with ‘4 Star’ globally and awarded India centric QS IGAUGE Diamond rating.

Check SRM University Kattankulathur SRMJEEE Cutoff

SRM University Courses

SRM Institute of Science and Technology offers varied courses from undergraduate to post-doctoral courses in various disciplines. Below is the tabulated form of the courses:

CoursesSpecializationEligibilityFees in INR
B.TechAerospace, Automobile, Bioelectronics, Biotechnology, Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Computer Science, Electronics, Electrical, IT, Mechanical, Automation, Robotics, NanotechnologyMinimum 50% marks in PCM3,75,000
M. TechAerospace, Artificial Intelligence, Automobile, Big Data Analytics, Biomedical, Chemical, Cyber Security, Data Science, Microelectronics, Environmental, Genetic, Geotechnical, Power System, VLSI, Telecommunication NetworksMin 50% marks in B. Tech in relevant field.1,60,000
BBABusiness AdministrationMInimum of 50% in any field.85,000
MBAHospitality Management, Business AdministrationBachelor degree with min 50% in aggregate.2,00,000
MMSBanking ServiceGraduation from Indian University and min 50% in CAT percentile.6,80,000
MBBS--Valid NEET Score as prescribed by MCI.22,50,000
BDSDental SurgeryPCB with min aggregate 50%5,00,000
B.OptomOptometryPCB with min aggregate 50%90,000
B. PharmPharmacyPCB with min aggregate 50%1,75,000
B. ScMedical Imaging Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Nursing, Renal Dialysis Technology, Cardiac Care Technology, Medical Record ScienceIntermediate with min 50% in PCB.50,000 - 1,00,00
BOTOccupational Therapy,Intermediate with minimum 50% or Diploma in operation therapy.90,000
BPHPublic HealthMinimum aggregate of 60% in PCB.75,000
BPHPhysiotherapyMinimum aggregate of 60% in PCB.1,50,000
PBBScNursingDiploma in Nursing and be a Registered Nurse and Midwife in the Tamil Nadu Nursing and Midwives Council50,000
MDAnesthesiology, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Community Medicine, Dermatology, Leprosy, Pharmacology, Psychiatry, Radio Diagnosis, Respiratory Medicine,Pass in MBBS or its equivalent degree recognized by the Medical Council of India30L- 50L
B.ComAccounting and Finance, Corporate Secretaryship, General, Information System and Management, Professional Accounting, Strategic Finance50% aggregate in Commerce field in Intermediate.70,000
B. ed--Any Graduate Degree50,000
B.P.Ed--Graduate with 50% aggregate.30,000
B.ScBiotech, Computer Science, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Film Designing, Hotel Management, Physical Education, Visual CommunicationIntermediate with 50% aggregate in PCM or PCB.80,000
BAEnglish, Journalism and Communication, Music50% aggregate in Intermediate.40,000
BCAComputer Application50% aggregate in Intermediate.80,000
M. Com--Graduation with B. Com30,000
M. ScBiotechnology, Chemistry, IT, Physics, Quantitative Finance, Visual Communication, YogaGraduation in Science Stream.40,000
M.AHindi, English, Bharatnatyam, Journalism and Mass Communication.Graduation in relevant field.30,000
MCA--BCA or B. Sc in Computer Science.90,000
DiplomaFilm Acting, Hotel Management, Yoga, Public RelationsAny degree in any discipline from a recognized University.55,000
CertificateBharatnatyam, Violin, Keyboard, Music, MridangamOpen for all ages.12,00 per month

Check SRM University Kattankulathur Courses and Fees Structure

SRM University Admissions

The SRM University generally conducts its entrance exam known as SRMJEE and SRMCAT for admission to engineering and management Courses respectively. Admission to SRM UG medical courses is on the basis of marks scored in NEET Exam. The admission to other UG and PG courses is usually merit-based. The application process for SRM University is both online and offline.

Steps to Apply:

Step 1: Visit the official website of the SRM University.

Step 2: Register and login with the provided email ID and password.

Step 3: Complete the application form and attach the necessary details such as scanned copy of signature, coloured photograph, class X marksheet & XII marksheet (size not more than 500 kb).

Step 4: Successful submission of application form will depend upon the payment of application fee.

Step 5: For online registration or downloaded forms, candidates need to pay INR 1100 either through e-payment or DD.

Step 6: However, the cost for the offline application form obtained from the university office is INR 1160.

Step 7: Upon successful submission of the application form, students need to save their application number for future reference.

Note: The application fee for SRM University application form can be paid both online and offline. Online payment can be done by using a valid debit and credit card. In case of offline payment, it can be done through a DD drawn in favor of SRMIST, Payable at Chennai.

Know More SRM University Kattankulathur Admission 2019

SRM University Entrance Exam

SRM University conducts entrance exams for admission to its various courses. The admission tests are conducted separately for different branches of study.


  • SRMJEEE Or SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Exam is conducted for admission to B.Tech. programs offered at SRM Group of Universities.
  • The minimum eligibility requirement for applying to SRMJEEE is 10+2 in science stream with a minimum of 60% marks.

Latest! SRMJEEE 2020: The last date to receive applications online is March 30 and the deadline to receive applications offline is February 29, 2020. To submit the application, candidates will have to pay a fee of 1,100 each. Exam will be held in month of April.


  • The University conducts SRMCAT for admission to the MBA program offered at the SRM University Campuses.
  • The minimum eligibility to apply for SRMCAT is a graduate degree in any stream with a minimum of 60% marks.

Know More SRMCAT Important Dates, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus

SRM University Scholarships

The institution provides scholarships to students on merit as well as need basis. Scholarships names are given below:

  • Merit Scholarship: Fee waiver of 50% for students with above 95% in CBSE or in State Board examinations.
  • Founder's Scholarship: Full waiver on books, tuition, hostels & mess, plus a stipend of Rs.1, 000 per month to top state, JEE, SRMEEE & AIEEE rankers, sportspersons and socio-economic disdained.
  • Merit-cum-means Scholarship: 25% to 100% tuition fee waiver is provided to students who are economically challenged based on their performance in the qualifying examination.
  • Scholarships for special merits: Scholarship with tuition fee waivered up to 100% is offered to some of the students owning exemplary skills in literary debating, fine arts, and others.

SRM University Placements

In September, 2019 at Kattankulathur, Beating last year’s impressive count of 3020 offers from big four IT companies, a phenomenal 4,749 offers have been made to the graduating class of 2020 students of SRM Institute of Science and Technology in this placement season. About 1879+ students have been made Super Dream (INR 10 LPA) and Dream offer (INR 5 LPA) so far. Students are also recruited by companies from the Core Engineering sector.

The below graph represents the split up numbers of company-wise recruitment.

TCS Ninja has made the highest offers in a day while the other three tech giants also recruited students in large numbers. 

Apart from this, TCS has made 183 offers under ‘Digital Track’ (7 lakhs per annum), said Director, Career Centre at SRMIST, Sriram Padmanabhan.

  • More than 120 companies have visited the campus this year since the commencement of the placement season on July 22 and have made close to 7647+ offers as on date.
  • Top recruiters this year include TCS Ninja, Infosys, Cognizant, Wipro, Amazon (18 offers of 32 lakhs per annum), Barclays (25 offers of 10 lakhs per annum) and start-up Udaan (4 offers of 30 lakhs per annum).
  • Organizations like Veritas and Pay Pal have made internship linked placement offers.
  • Highest offer: INR 41.6 lakhs per annum by Microsoft.

Read More SRM University Placements

SRM University Facilities:

  • Infrastructure: Over 600 acres replete with a variety of facilities, State-of-the-art labs, libraries, Wi-Fi, knowledge center, 4000 capacity AC auditorium, 100 online smart classrooms, Hostels with premium facilities, endless convenience on campus including ATM's, bookstores, dining options, cafeterias, prayer halls, gym and more.
  • Hostels: SRM University provides a wide choice in selecting the type of rooms in a hostel to suit every budget, with the aim of providing a decent stay and the best possible learning environment.
  • Library: SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) has an excellent library for the benefit of students, faculties, and researchers. As one of the best-established libraries according to International Standards, the University Library has a large collection of books covering various branches of Engineering and Technology, Medical and Health Sciences and Science and Humanities and its related fields.
  • Academic Environment: Foreign faculty, flexible and dynamic curriculum, exciting research and global connections are the features that set SRM apart. Students have a wide choice of cutting edge programs including nanotechnology, bioinformatics, genetic engineering, remote sensing and GIS, embedded systems or computer forensics to choose from. Most of these courses are offered in close collaboration with foreign universities.

About SRM University

SRM University Chennai is a deemed university as per the University Grants Commission. SRM stands for Sri Ramaswamy Memorial Institute. It is considered to be among the top universities in India. The University aims to be recognized globally in creating and disseminating knowledge and provides students with a unique learning experience in different streams. SRM has 80% of students from outside Tamil Nadu, with students from Europe, China, and other countries as well. The vast campus infrastructure allows students to meet and discuss their course work, projects, and research material.

The 250-acre campus is a home to over 20,000 students from all over the country and abroad, has state-of-the-art laboratories for engineering and technology students, a full-fledged medical college, hospital and research centre beside a School of Public Health which is a nodal centre for implanting the National Family Health Survey in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. The fountainhead of this institution started in 2002, is a farmer turned educationist Dr. T. R. Paarivendhar who is a Member of Parliament and philanthropist.

SRM University Campuses

SRM University has six other campuses in addition to the Kattankulathur Campus:

SRM University FAQs

Ques.  Is there any dress code in the SRM University ?

Ans. Yes, there is a dress code in the University which depends on the department.

Ques. What is the procedure for withdrawal of Admission?

Ans. Write an application to the University office with signature of HOD of your department.  However, there is no guarantee of fees withdrawal. 

Ques. Is there any facility for parents to stay in University while they come to attend the counselling?

Ans. No, we don't have any facility. You have to make your own arrangement. However, you can stay at the SRM Hotel (Star Category) near the campus. You may contact them for availability of accommodation. The contact details are: Ph: 044-27454249, 27453156 Fax: 44 - 27454250, E-mail: [email protected]  

Ques. Is there any upper age limit for PG Programs?

Ans.No, there is no upper age limit for PG Programs. And the same applies for UG Programs and other programs too.

Ques. I am an NRI Student? Is there any different procedure for NRI Students?

Ans.. The application procedure is same for NRI students. However, the fees is different for NRI Students.