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SASTRA University, Thanjavur

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About SASTRA University, Thanjavur


The SASTRA University, Thanjavur was established in 1984. The university is approved by the All India Council of Technical Education [AICTE] and the University Grants Commission [UGC] and is Reaccredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC].

SASTRA University Admission can be done online on the official website of the university. The University provides programs such as Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctorate Programs. It was ranked 5th by the National Institutional Ranking Framework [NIRF] in the Engineering section. It also facilitates courses in Engineering, applied science and law. 

The university apart from good academics also encourages and supports various activities like cultural, social, extracurricular and sports. The university students have won many awards in various events and activities both in state and national level. 

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SASTRAU Highlights:

With a large campus with a built-up region of 2,22,129.02 square meters spread over 232 acres and a vibrant population of over 10,000 learners and over 700 teaching faculty, SASTRA has become a landmark in India's academic map. More highlights about the university are mentioned below.

Year of Establishment 1984
Type of University Deemed to be University
Approval All India Council of Technical Education [AICTE] and University Grants Commission [UGC]
Accreditation National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC] 'A'Grade and TCS 'A' Grade
Programs Offered
Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctorate
Sastra University Fees 
Address Trichy-Tanjore Road, Thirumalaisamudram, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu - 613401
Contact +91 4362 264101 - 108, +91 4362 264120

SASTRA University Rankings and Awards:

Sastra University Thanjavur has been recognized and awarded many times by top organizations. It has also been ranked in top positions by national and regional surveys conducted by top organizations. Some of such rankings and awards are mentioned below.

  • The Sastra University was ranked by National Institutional Ranking Framework [NIRF] on the 8th rank, Engineering on the 5th rank, and University on the 8th rank.
  • The Sastra University was ranked among top 350 Asian Universities by Times Higher Education Award in 2017.
  • The university was one of the 31 institutions from India which was placed at 20th position By Times Higher Education in 2016-2017.
  • The university was mentioned in BRICS TOP 300 University Rankings.
  • The university was ranked as one of the Indian Institutes in QS Asia Ranking 2018.

SASTRA University Infrastructure Facilities:

Sastra University has state-of-the-art infrastructure, safe, well-stocked libraries, best computing facilities, and classrooms. Some of the amenities provided by the university are mentioned below.

Hostel:

  • The University has the infrastructure facility of a total of 15 hostels.
  • There are 9 separate hostels for boys.
  • And 6 separate hostels for girls.
  • The hostel rooms are provided on a single, double, triple or quadruple sharing basis.
  • Some rooms have attached bath, while some share a common bath.

 Library:

  • The University has a Central Library which is named as Saraswathi Sadan.
  • The University library is spread over 47000 sq ft with a modern study area.
  • The entire library is automated.
  • Besides the Central Library, each school has separate libraries.  

Research Centers:

  • The University has a separate Research center. 
  • The University provides all the required facilities providing the refined balance of teaching and Research Programs.

Auditorium:

  • The university has a separate air-conditioned auditorium with state-of-the-art facilities where all the functions and activities of the university take place.

Canteen:

  • The University has a sperate Canteen facility serving a variety of culinary dishes.

Medical Facility:

  • The University has a separate medical team.

Bookstore:

  • The University students run the canopy in the university and other locations to attract and initiative of providing high-quality books and cuisine to the people.

Bank Facility:

  • The University has a full-fledged branch of the overseas bank with actively operational ATM at SASTRA University.

Post Office Facility:

  • The Univerity has the Post facility available for the departments of the university and students. 

Guest House:

  • The University has a separate guest house facility where guest lecturers and people who come to give workshops can stay in the guest house.

Staff Quarters:

  • The University has a separate staff quarter where full-time employees can reside in the university quarters.

SASTRA University Schools:

The University has its schools that take care of a particular discipline and field. The schools of the university are mentioned below.

  • Chemical and Biotechnology
  • Computing
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Management
  • Humanities and Sciences
  • Law
  • CARISM
  • CeNTAB
  • Distance Education
  • FIRST-TBI

SASTRA University Programs:

In addition to numerous doctoral programs, SASTRA provides numerous undergraduate and postgraduate courses in engineering, science, education, management, law, and arts. Courses in Sastra University offered under various disciplines are mentioned below.

Discipline Courses Specializations
Engineering
B.Tech
Aerospace Engineering
Bioengineering
Bioinformatics
Biotechnology
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science & Engineering
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Electronics & Communication Engineering
Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering
Information & Communication Engineering
Information Technology
Mechanical Engineering
Mechatronics
M.Tech
Advanced Computing
Advanced Manufacturing
Aerospace Engineering
Bioinformatics
Chemical Engineering
Communication Systems
Computer Science & Engineering
Construction Engineering & Management
Cyber Security
Embedded Systems
Industrial Biotechnology
Instrumentation & Control
Material Science and Technology
Medical Nanotechnology
Power Systems
Robotics Engineering
Structural Engineering
Thermal Engineering
VLSI Design
PhD
Engineering/Technology
Humanities & Arts
BA English
B.Ed (4 yrs Integrated)
Mathematics
English
Physics
PhD
Arts
Education
Computer Applications MCA
Management
MBA
PhD Management
Science
B.Sc
Mathematics
Physics
B.Optom Optometry
M.Sc
Biotechnology
Chemistry
Molecular Genetics
Physics
PhD Science
Commerce
B.Com
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance
Computer Applications
Law
BA.LLB (Hons.)
BBA.LLB (Hons.)
B.Com.LLB (Hons.)
PhD Law

Note: It is one of the top universities accepting CMAT scores for management courses in TamilNadu.

SASTRA University Students Clubs:

The various Student's Clubs of SASTRA are mentioned below.

  • Auto Club
  • Fine Arts Club
  • JAM Club
  • Quiz Club
  • Oratory and Debating Club
  • Cultural club
  • Sports Club

SASTRA University Fees:

SASTRA has always been proactive in educational planning and believes in obtaining the first-mover advantage. In addition, the curriculum of this university's courses is flexible and vibrant and course fee varies for each course. Sastra University fee structure is mentioned below.

  • The course fee for MBA is INR 60,000/- per semester.
  • SASTRA B.Com fee structure is INR 15,000/- per semester.
  • The course fee for Law courses is INR 60,000/- per semester which has an Annual boost of 5 percent from the second year.

SASTRA University Placements:

The SASTRA University Placement for students is provided by well-structured and dedicated Training and Placement Cell [T&P]. The placement cell provides training in soft skills, public speaking, personality improvement, group discussions, mock interviews and more. The cell provides career guidance by industry experts for the students. Industrial visits, in-plant training is organized by the placement cell for the students. It also organizes and facilitates Entrepreneurship Promotion Programmes. It assists students to prepare for competitive exams.

Top Recruiters:

  • Microsoft
  • Ashok Leyland
  • IBM
  • Maruti Udyog
  • TATA Elxs
  • BHEL
  • Reliance Petrochemicals
  • Infosys
  • Honeywell
  • HCL
  • Oracle
  • TVS Motors

SASTRA University Distance Education:

SASTRA University, Thanjavur Distance Education was established in the year 2002 to provide world-class research and development offering quality education to the students and other learners.

Courses Offered by Distance education are listed below.

Discipline Courses Specializations
Humanities & Arts
BA
Astrology
MA
Diploma
Sanskrit
BFA
Dance and Music
MFA
Education B.Ed

SASTRAU FAQs:

  1. What is the address of SASTRA University Thanjavur?
    - Sastra University is located at Tirumalaisamudram, Thanjavur - 613401 Tamilnadu, India

  2. Is Sastra University a Deemed University or a Private University?
    - On 26 April 2001, the Government of India granted SASTRA a deemed university status pursuant to section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956.

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SASTRA University, Thanjavur Ranking


Engineering Ranking
Publication Name Rank
NIRF 38

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 236 Student's Reviews 7.6/10  
Overall Rating
Academics
Fees
Placements
Infrastructure
Social Life
Rating Distribution
Great
109
Average
66
Needs Improvement
6
Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 149/236 students

Student Reviews


Sanjiv
Sanjiv
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2020
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timing is from 8:45AM to 5:15PM. Mostly you will get 30 lectures per week. There will be two end semester examinations. Between two semester examinations you have to write 3 CIAs which will decide your internals for the semester examination.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Student societies include Team E-cell, Team Daksh, Team Utsav.

Cultural events are Carpediem which is intracollege and KURUK SASTRA which is intercollege cultural fest.

Sport events include FUERA which is intracollege championship and Colosseum which is intercollege championship.




Sanjiv
Sanjiv
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2020
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timing is from 8:45AM to 5:15PM. Mostly you will get 30 lectures per week. There will be two end semester examinations. Between two semester examinations you have to write 3 CIAs which will decide your internals for the semester examination.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Student societies include Team E-cell, Team Daksh, Team Utsav.

Cultural events are Carpediem which is intracollege and KURUK SASTRA which is intercollege cultural fest.

Sport events include FUERA which is intracollege championship and Colosseum which is intercollege championship.




shanmuga
Shanmuga
Master of Technology [M.Tech] (Biotechnology), batch of 2017
9/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Classes start at 8:50 am till 5:15 pm. Assignments are given every month. Quality of teaching is good. 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

here are many clubs and societies in this college. "The Kuruksastra" Is the cultural festival of SASTRA University. And we have "Daksh" The overall tech fest of Sastra University. Life is good.




Sundar
Sundar
Master of Business Administration [MBA] (Human Resource Management), batch of 2014
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

Class timings for all will be from 8 40 am to 5.30 pm. There will be free hours in-between. Quality of teaching is excellent, teaching is more practical oriented, lab facilities and other required facilities for learning are good compared to other private colleges. Overall college is very good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

Finance club, marketing club are there and many clubs are there for engineering backgrounds. The major festival is kurusashtra which will be organized for 3 days and celebrities from Bollywood, Kollywood and musicians are chief guests.  Each department will organise its own department fests which is great. College life is simply awesome. You can enjoy your college life here. This is a place for study, career, and enjoyment.




Naveen
Naveen
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] (Computer Applications), batch of 2017
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The quality of teaching is good and the overall college experience is average.

 


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are 32 clubs in my college including blood donating club. Many cultural programmes conducted. My college life is good.




Snegha
Snegha
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2019
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

The class starts at 08.45 and ends at 5.45 PM.  In the second semester, we had mini-project daily for about 2 hours. There was usually three CIAs internal assessment.  Teaching was exceptional with the best teachers. The Faculty members were highly qualified and had immense knowledge about the subject. Classes were interactive and there was always a scope of learning beyond the syllabus.  


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

There are various clubs and associations on campus. There are three main events, technical event, sports meet and cultural event. The life in campus is great except for the climate and distance that it takes to walk around the huge campus. 




Karthick
Karthick
Bachelor of Computer Applications [B.C.A.], batch of 2018
5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The class timings for  BCA is 8:45 AM - 4:15 PM. For B.tech it's from  8:45 AM - 5:15 P.M.

  • The quality and method of teaching  are good.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • Student societies are present in SASTRA University who organise various events in the campus.
  • The main festivals are the Cultural fest and Sports fest.




Antony
Antony
Master of Computer Application [MCA], batch of 2012
8/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

College timings are 8.40am to 5.05pm. This is little long time. Each class takes 50 min to 60 min. Weekly 6 hours practical class available.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

All the games are inside but mostly north students on ground. Generally it's good to wander the campus.




Contact Details and Location


Address : Tirumalaisamudram Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu
Website : http://www.sastra.edu

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is accredited by AICTE.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Gym
Medical
Cafeteria
Laboratory
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Entrance Exams for Admission


SASTRA University, Thanjavur Entrance Exams
Exam Name Course Name
JEE MAIN
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech]
CAT , GMAT , MAT
Master of Business Administration [MBA]

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


SASTRA University Admissions:

The Sastra University admission procedure for all the courses is done by applying online on the official website of the college. The candidate should fill the admission form with all the details and should attach the necessary documents prescribed by the university and then submit the form. The candidate should fill the form and submit a DD of Rs 650/- in favor of SASTRA Trust and post it to the college address.


Courses and Fees Structure of SASTRA University, Thanjavur

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SASTRA University, Thanjavur Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1.11 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 5.20 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech]  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6.50 Lakh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] + Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.80 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

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SASTRA University, Thanjavur Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
Master of Business Administration [MBA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2.40 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

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SASTRA University, Thanjavur Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 80,000
Master of Commerce [M.Com] + Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  5 year(s), Full Time

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SASTRA University, Thanjavur Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] + Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 80,000
Master of Science [M.Sc] + Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  5 year(s), Full Time
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
SASTRA University, Thanjavur Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Distance Learning
Bachelor of Arts [BA]+Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2 Lakh
Bachelor of Optometry [B.Optom]  3 year(s), Full Time
Master of Arts [MA] + Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  5 year(s), Full Time
Master of Fine Arts [MFA]  2 year(s), Distance Learning
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

Live Application Forms

SASTRA University, Thanjavur Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Laws [BA LLB] {Hons.}  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6 Lakh
Bachelor of Business Administration + Bachelor of Laws [BBA LLB] {Hons.}  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6 Lakh
Bachelor of Commerce + Bachelor of Laws [B.Com LLB] {Hons.}  5 year(s), Full Time Rs. 6 Lakh
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time
SASTRA University, Thanjavur Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 90,000
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time
SASTRA University, Thanjavur Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time

Hostel Details


SASTRAU Hostel Details:

The hostels provide a healthy atmosphere and feel-good climate and are fitted with all the facilities for living, dining, and leisure that makes every student feel at home.

  • The hostel rooms are provided on a single, double, triple or quadruple sharing basis.
  • SASTRA University Facilities has a total of 15 hostel
  • There are 9 separate hostels for boys.
  • and 6 separate hostels for girls.
  • Some rooms have attached bath, while some share a common bath.
  • All basic amenities for living, dining, and recreation are provided in order to make students feel more at home.
  • The canteens serve wholesome vegetarian food on a rotating menu of South and North Indian delicacies.
  • Guest rooms with and without AC are available for visitors on prior notice and subject to availability.
  • Every residence hall is provided with telephone lines and full-time security at the front desks.

SASTRA University Hostel fee structure is mentioned below.

Fee Structure for boys hostel:

Boys Hostel
Hostel fee per year
Kamadhenu Annexe (3 in 1/ 4 in 1/ 6 in1)
8000/-
Paramananda Vihar (5 in 1)
Sandipani Sadan (5 in 1)
Rajalakshmi Vihar (3 in 1)
Vashishta (4 in1) 10000/-
Ananda Vihar (2 in 1) 12000/-
Kamadhenu (bath attached)
 
Single 24000/-
2 in 1 20000/-
4 in 1 18000/-

 

Fee Structure for girls hostel:

Girls Hostel
Hostel fee per year

Sadananda Vihar New

(5 in 1)

8000/-

Sadananda Vihar Old

(5 in 1)

Ahalya (5 in 1)
Arundhathi (2 in 1) 14000/-
Sadananda Vihar Single 16000/-
Anasuya (bath attached) 4 in 1 18000/-

Discussion Forum



Q

Where is the SRC centre of SASTRA university?

Asked By sanjana,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

The SRC center is in Kumbakonam.



Q

To which institute is SASTRA university affiliated to?

Asked By sanjana,

A
Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

SASTRA University was started in 1984 as Shanmuga Engineering College and it was then affiliated to the Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli. In 2001, SASTRA broke its affiliation to become the first institution to acquire the ‘Deemed University’ status in Tamil Nadu.



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