SRM (Sri Ramaswamy Memorial University) Institute of Science and Technology is a co-educational private university founded in 1985 as SRM Engineering College. The institute gained deemed status in 2002 & was renamed to SRM Institute of Science and Technology. It turned into SRM University in 2006, when it achieved the status of a fully-developed university, under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956.
History of SRM University:
- 1969 - Inception of Florence Nightingale Primary School.
- 1981 - Upgrading the Primary School to the status of Matriculation Higher Secondary School.
- 1984 - Launch of Valliammai Polytechnic Institute.
- 1985 - Launch of SRM Engineering College in Kattankulathur, near Chennai.
- 1992 - 93 - Launch of SRM College of Nursing and SRM College of Pharmacy.
- 1993 - 94 - Launch of SRM School of Nursing and SRM College of Physiotherapy.
- 1993 - Launch of SRM Institute of Hotel Management in Chennai and Trichy.
- 1993 - 94 - Launch of SRM Arts & Science affiliated to the University of Madras.
- 1995 - 96 - Launch of SRM Dental College.
- 1996 - Launch of SRM Polytechnic Institute.
- 1996 - 97 - Launch of Easwari Engineering College affiliated to the Anna University.
- 1996 - 97 - Launch of SRM College of Occupational Therapy.
- 1997 - 98 - Launch of SRM Institute of Management & Technology, Delhi.
- 1999 - Launch of Valliammai Engineering College affiliated to the Anna University.
- 2002 - UGC has declared the SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai comprising SRM Dental College, Ramapuram as deemed to be University under Sec. 3 of the UGC Act 1956.
- 2003 - SRM Engineering, Kattankulathur, Chennai was brought under the ambit of SRMIST, Chennai a deemed to be University.
- 2005 - 06 - SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre, Chennai, was started in the SRMIST, the deemed to be University. And School of Education, Faculty of Science and Humanities, Kattankulathur.
- 2005 - SRM College of Pharmacy, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, in Chennai and SRM Institute of Management and Technology, Modinagar, Delhi was brought under the ambit of SRM University.
- 2006 - The UGC in September 2006 permitted the Deemed to be Universities to be called as Universities under Sec. 3 of the UGC Act 1956. Since then SRMIST deemed to be University is called as SRM University.
- 2007 - SRM Kattankuthur Dental College was started under the ambit of SRM University.
- 2007 - Launch of SRM Community Radio.
- 2009 - 10 - Launch of Chennai Medical College, Trichy.
- 2010 - Inter-Disciplinary School of Indian System of Medicine.
- 2010 - 2011 - TRP Engineering College, Trichy, Affiliated to the Anna University.
- 2011 - Launch of Faculty of Science and Humanities, Ramapuram Part - II Vadapalani, SRM University.
- 2013 - Launch of SRM University, Haryana
- 2014 - Launch of SRM University, Sikkim
International Advisory Board:
- NYU Stern
- USC University of California
- Laureate International Universities.
- Carnegie Mellon University
- University of Pittsburgh
- University of Cambridge
- University of Technology Sydney
- Northeastern University
- The University of Hong Kong
- Brigham and Women's Hospital
- The State University of New York
- University of Wisconsin
- Texas A&M University
- The University of Manchester
- Johns Hopkins University
- Lehigh University
- Tokai University
- Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology
- Queens University
- Columbia University, In the State of New York
- Harvard Business School
- Harvard Kennedy School
- The London School of Economics and Political Science
- University of Miami
- UC San Diego
- The Pennsylvania State University
- Michigan State University
- University of California
- The University of Melbourne
- Standford University
- Boston University
- Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Some of the Partnership Institutes:
|Carnegie Melon University
||Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM)
||University of Warwick
||Lille Catholic University (ISA, HEI, ISEN)
|Virginia Commonwealth University
||University of Toronto
||Francois Rabelais University (University of Tours)
||FHM University of Applied Sciences
||Saxion University of Applied Science
|University of Georgia Athens
||Queen Mary University of London
||EFREI Engineering School of Information and Digital Technology
||University of Applied Sciences, Bochum
||Delft University of Technology
|New Jersey Institute of Technology
||University of Dundee
||University of Orleans
||Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten, University of Applied Sciences
|University of New Hampshire
|Ball State University
||University of Oxford
|University of Alabama
||The Royal college of Psychiatrists
|The Regents of the University of California
||Birmingham City University
|University of California, Berkeley
||University of Reading
|Partner's International Medical Services
||University of the West of England
|University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
||King's College London
|University of Missouri
|Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
|St. John Fisher College
|University of California, Davis
|University of Wisconsin, Madison
|University of Dayton
|University of Central Oklahoma
|ELS International Education of Pathways Pvt. Ltd
|Missouri State University
|George Washington University
Campus Address:SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur - 603 203, Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu.
Phone Number: +91-44- 27417000, +91-44- 27417499