As a University, SASTRA has been re-accredited in the III cycle with a maximum GRADE A+ by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous body established by the University Grants Commission. The Score of 3.54 puts SASTRA as the number one university in Tamilnadu and amongst the top in the country.

The peer team expressed satisfaction about the genuine interest and approach of the University in maintaining quality and standards in its educational activities. It also commended the University for its several Good Practices and achievements, some of which are:

  • Well-articulated vision and Mission; Participative and supportive management.
  • Good academic infrastructure; multi-disciplinary research facility and infrastructure.
  • Planned knowledge management and knowledge sharing initiatives.
  • A confluence of value-based systems and science and technology education.
  • Socially relevant and practice-oriented teaching and research.
  • The discipline and academic ambience promote quality learning and R & D activities.
  • Implementing CBSC based academic programmes.
  • Curricula revision is in line with the emerging requirement of the industry.
  • Transparent and merit-based online admission system.
  • Structured feedback system from students; feedback from other stakeholders including media, public, employers and alumni.
  • Well planned academic schedule and calendar in place and implemented effectively.
  • Special schemes like Desh- Videsh for students to visit abroad for a semester
  • Active placement cell; Good placement indicative of leering outcomes.
  • Specially created research incubation facility.
  • In-house mini production facility for hands-on training in some disciplines.
  • Good knowledge resource and computational facility.
  • An increasing trend in the number and quality of the publication.
  • Corpus fund for research and modernization, innovation and teaching assistantship, faculty development, pension and other schemes.
  • National recognition for research in the Indian System of medicine.
  • Robust campus-wide Wi-Fi connectivity with threat management systems.
  • Student enrichment, soft skills training and gender sensitization programmes.
  • Financial assistantship, free-ships and scholarships to the studentscommunity.
  • Research exposure to undergraduate students.
  • Value-based education opportunities towards the all-round development of students.
  • On-line mentoring system.
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Office of Admissions
Srinivasa Ramanujan Centre
Kumbakonam - 612001.
Tamilnadu, India.