Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering

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Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering
Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering.svg
TypeEngineering college, College of Computer Applications and College of Business Management
Established1996
Chairman[(sak)]
PresidentKala Vijayakumar
PrincipalSalivahanan
DeanK. Kasthuri and P. Ramasamy
DirectorS B. Srinivasan, and K. G. Narayanan
Academic staff
~250
Students4000
Undergraduates3500
Postgraduates650
~100
Location, ,
India

12°45′9″N 80°11′46″E / 12.75250°N 80.19611°E / 12.75250; 80.19611Coordinates: 12°45′9″N 80°11′46″E / 12.75250°N 80.19611°E / 12.75250; 80.19611
Campus712"acres
NicknameSSN
AffiliationsAutonomous,

Carnegie Mellon University,

National Tsing Hua University
Websitewww.ssn.edu.in

Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering (SSNCE), popularly known as SSN College of Engineering or simply SSN, is an engineering institution located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. The college is certified to ISO 9001:2000 standard[1] by the National Board of Accreditation.

In March 2018, the college was granted autonomous status by UGC.[2]

History[edit]

Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering(Shiv Nadar University) was started in 1996 by Shiv Nadar; the college was opened in 1996 at a temporary location in Thoraipakkam in the suburbs of Chennai, Tamil Nadu as an affiliate of Anna University. It later moved to a 1 square kilometre campus at Kalavakkam (Thiruporur Panchayat) on Rajiv Gandhi Salai (Old Mahabalipuram Road) in 1998.

In association with Carnegie Mellon University, the SSN School of Advanced Software Engineering was started in 2001.[3][4]

Admissions[edit]

Admissions into all courses are done through merit and management basis. A certain percentage of seats go to the Anna University Single Window System (AU SWS) and gets filled as Merit and the remaining seats are filled through an exam followed by interview termed as management quota; this percentage may vary each year. Similarly for Masters courses seats are filled on the basis of TANCET scores by AU SWS and separate exam.

Rankings[edit]

College rankings
General – India
NIRF (Overall) (2018)[5]73
Engineering – India
NIRF (2018)[6]36
Outlook India (2017)[7]24

SSN was ranked 36 among engineering colleges in India by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2018[6] and 73 overall,[5] it was ranked 24 among engineering colleges by Outlook India in 2017.[8]

Notable alumni[edit]

See also[edit]

Shiv Nadar University

References[edit]

  1. ^ "SSN Trust offers Rs 4 crore scholarships". Che nnaionline.com. 13 June 2006. Retrieved 3 August 2009.
  2. ^ "Eight institutions get autonomous status". thehindu.com. 21 March 2018. Retrieved 21 March 2018.
  3. ^ "ICT must be made more affordable". Business Line. 27 December 2002. Retrieved 4 August 2009.
  4. ^ "SSN-Carnegie Mellon University offers masters in IT". The Hindu. 27 February 2006. Retrieved 4 August 2009.
  5. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2018 (Overall)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Human Resource Development. 2018.
  6. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2018 (Engineering)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Human Resource Development. 2018.
  7. ^ "Top 100 Engineering Colleges In 2017". Outlook India. 5 June 2017. Retrieved 13 June 2017.
  8. ^ Cite error: The named reference Rankings_OUTLOOK_M_2017 was invoked but never defined (see the help page).

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