The first self-financing Engineering College in the name of Bharath Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) was started in Tamil Nadu in 1984 by Sri Lakshmi Ammal Educational Trust, established by the academic visionary Dr.S.Jagathrakshakan. The trust then started Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital, in 1989. Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital was first recognized as a Deemed to be University by MHRD in July 2002, under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 under the new trust Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research (BIHER),.called Bharath University. The Bharath Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) was then brought under the ambit of Bharath University (BIHER) in Jannuary 2003.
Later the following institutions of the trust were brought under the ambit of Bharath University during 2004 and 2007:Institute of Science and Technology in 2003.
Bharath University consists of:
Thus, Bharath University is a multi-stream and multi-cultural university, providing high quality education to nearly 10000 students from around the world. It is functioning in a sprawling area of 305 acres of land located in 4 Campuses both in Tamil Nadu and Pudhucherry with the state of the art infrastructure facilities. There are 1300 Teaching Faculty members in the University to teach UG and, PG programmers and to guide Ph.D. Research.
We at BIHER envision and constantly strive to provide an excellent academic and research ambience for students and members of the faculties to inherit professional competence along with human dignity and values to serve the society at large”
There are separate hostels for men and women, each of which offers accommodation for up to 1000 students. These are comfortable, ‘no frills’ accommodation offering single, double and triple room sharing. Spacious dining halls serve nutritious vegetarian and nonvegetarian food. Each block is enabled with Wi-Fi facility, cable TVs, telephone facilities. Postgraduates students have separate block of hostels. Each block ha
Avrg Placement is 85 +%.
100% of Tuition fees granted as scholarship for State Toppers of all Boards.
50% of Tuition fees granted as scholarship for school toppers. (Note: Student has to submit the mark sheet and Rank Certificate attested by head of the School)
50% of Tuition fees granted as scholarship for students having participated in National level Sports competition / event
30% of Tuition fees granted as scholarship for Students having participated in State level Sports competition / event (Note for point c & d: Students eligible for s