SASTRA University, Thanjavur Campus & Infrastructure

Thanjavur (Tamil Nadu) Estd : 1984 Approved by : UGC, AICTE, NAAC, SIRO, AIU Type : Private
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SHANMUGHA ARTS, SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY & RESEARCH ACADEMY’ or the SASTRA campus which is located in Thanjavur in Tamil Nadu boasts of excellent and impressive infrastructure. SASTRA campus area is spread over 232 acres and has a population of more than 10,000 students and over 700 teaching faculty.  As the prime objective of SASTRA University is to focus on providing the best education and learning opportunities to its students, it ensures that the campus facilities aid them in their professional growth.

SASTRA Deemed University believes that if students are equipped with good facilities, their overall learning and growth can be enhanced. In order to keep up with that belief, the SASTRA University has a  Central Library named Saraswati Sadan that attracts an average of over 600 students a day. It is about 47,000 sq ft and has a modern study area, audio-visual rooms, internet and reprographic facilities.  The library contains more than 1 lakh books and has additionally subscribed to a variety of engineering and management journals and magazines that can benefit the students of the university.  The library also has access to other online journal databases like Science Direct, ACM, IEEE, ASME, Springer journals, etc. Online resources like Manupatra, Lexis-Nexis, Scopus and MathSciNet provide access to bibliographic information from over 26,000 journals published worldwide.

Additionally, SASTRA Deemed University facilities include a hospital with medical experts and specialized doctors who help students with timely health check-ups.  Facilities for sports and entertainment are also provided by the university for day scholars as well as hostellers. The campus has an indoor stadium – MARUTI that is equipped with billiards tables, basketball court, badminton court, table tennis table and other gymnasium facilities. The university also takes care of certain transportation facilities to ensure safety and travel expenses of students. SASTRA University also has 24-hour WiFi connectivity. A large number of students also take a keen part in the cultural programmes organized by the university at regular intervals. This not only helps the students to take a break from academic commitments but also in their holistic development. Students at SASTRA are a part of the different clubs that indulge in activities that are in some way or the other related to their academic study.

  • Area 232 Acres
  • Buit up area 232 Acres
  • Hostel Facility True
  • Scholarship Available True



SASTRA University Thanjavur, with facilities including A/C, Canteen, Mess, WiFi, Cupboards Availability, Bed, Electrical Appliances, Table, Chair, Visitor Room

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Students Activities & Clubs

National Service Scheme

National Service Scheme, under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Govt. of India, popularly known as NSS was launched in Gandhiji's Birth Centenary Year 1969, in 37 Universities involving 40,000 students with primary focus on the development of personality of students through community service. Today, NSS has more than 3.2 million student volunteers on its roll spread over 298 Universities and 42 (+2) Senior Secondary Councils and Directorate of Vocational Education all over the country. From its inception, more than 37.5 million students from Universities, Colleges and Institutions of higher learning have benefited from the NSS activities, as student volunteers.

National Cadet corps


NCC Organization - In view of the changing socio-economic environment, an exercise was undertaken by the Ministry of Defence to make aims of National Cadet Corps in tune with the aspirations of the youth. As part of recommendations of an Evaluation Committee, the following aims have since been adopted by the National Cadet Corps:-

  • To develop character, comradeship, ideals of service and capacity for leadership in the youth of the country.
  • To stimulate interest in the defense of the country, by providing service training to youth.
  • To build up a reserve to enable the Armed Forces to expand rapidly in a national emergeny.



Training Camps - NCC organizes training camps for students in rural and urban areas. As per policy 50% of the enrolled strength is to take part in such Annual Camps. During these camps, the students get an opportunity to live and work with other students in a hostel environment. Students who have not got opportunity for community living, enjoy these camps the most.

  • Prime Minister's Rally
  • Annual Training Camp
  • National Integration Camp
  • Centrally Organized Camp
  • Republic Day Camp
  • Flag Hoisting Ceremony

Adventure Camps - Due to high costs and expensive equipment, most students of Schools/Colleges in Delhi do not get opportunity to participate in adventure activities. In National Cadet Corps, we make an endeavour to develop a buoyant personality of students and give them an opportunity to participate in various adventure activities, such as :

  • Rock-Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Trekking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Sailing-Expedition
  • Kayaking
  • Yatching
  • Water Sports
  • Ship- Modelling
  • Para-jumping
  • Gliding
  • Microlite
  • Aero-Modelling
  • Slithering
  • Horse Riding

Community Development - One of the important aspects of National Cadet Corps training is community development, which aims at bringing about an awareness of the social problems and forge them into pragmatic social workers. These activities include :-

  • Planting of Tree Saplings
  • Adult Education
  • Blood Donation
  • Earth Day Awareness Campaign
  • Anti Dowry Pledge
  • Cheshire Home
  • Eye Donation
  • Health Education
  • Shramdan
  • Pulse Polio Immunization Programme
  • Assistance in Disaster Management

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