SASTRA University

SASTRA University - SU Thanjavur - Thanjavur (Tamil Nadu)

Established Date - 1984   |   Accredited By - UGC, AICTE, NAAC, SIRO, AIU  
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About SASTRA University - SU Thanjavur

SASTRA University, Thanjavur was established in 1984 in the form of Shanmugha College of Engineering which is now renamed, Shanmugha Arts, Science, Technology & Research Academy [SASTRA].  It has carved a niche for itself as a Centre for fostering and developing the body, mind and sprit of its students.  SASTRA is totally committed to this three - fold flowering of the students entrusted to its care. Our blend of academic excellence and real world experience with moral values has earned SASTRA, national recognition.

  • The university has sprawling campus housing a built-up area of over 30,00,000 square feet and a vibrant population of over 10,000 students and over 700 teaching.
  • SASTRA University offers various undergraduate and post graduate courses in Science, Engineering, Management, Education, Law and Arts besides various Doctoral programmes.
  • SASTRA has state-of-the-art laboratories, a well-stocked library and best computing facilities.
  • SASTRA has achieved national standing in terms of academic performance, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities and also in its growth and commitment to social service. The standard of excellence of our courses is reflected in the grades awarded to university by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council.
  • SASTRA shapes students future by fostering a teamwork approach to instruction, providing access to high tech information, encouraging interaction with faculty, motivating them to develop new ideas and concepts, taking personal interest in students' career development and preparing them for success. 
  • SASTRA has been re-accredited with Grade 'A' (CGPA 3.2) by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), an autonomous body established by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
  • Accredited by TCS.


₹ 16 Lakh Maximum Salary
₹ 5 Lakh Average Salary
Why join SU Thanjavur
  • Well articulated Vision and Mission

  • Academic programmes in line with institutional goals and objectives

  • Curriculum regularly updated with feedback from different stake holders and curriculum enrichment through academic audits, feedback and effective Board of Studies

  • Transparent merit based online admission system

  • Semester Abroad Programmes for students and special schemes to provide financial support to students to visit foreign universities

  • ICT enabled class rooms and seminar halls

  • Merit based transparent faculty selection

  • Good placement indicative of learning outcomes

  • Most of the departments supported under DST-FIST programme

  • Dedicated research facility and infrastructure in emerging areas and specially created research incubation facility

  • Research exposure to under graduate students

  • Robust campus wide Wi-Fi connectivity with security systems

  • Bioinformatics software and hardware facilities good

  • Campus and academic facilities maintained well

  • Active NSS and NCC programmes and two neighbouring villages adopted

  • Well endowed and spacious academic building and laboratories

  • Active participation of students in cultural activities at state and national level

  • Participative and supportive management

  • Harmonious relationships among staff, faculty and administration


Facilities Available

Boys Hostel
Boys Hostel
Comp. Lab
Comp. Lab
Girls Hostel
Girls Hostel

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SU Thanjavur Vision and Mission

Vision “To be a world class university engaging in meaningful research & development offering quality education to the students and other learners.” Mission “To impart value–based higher education turning out good scholars who are at the same time good individuals and good citizens in order that they may become useful members of an enlightened humane ...

Awards & Rankings

  • SASTRA University was ranked 31A in NIRF 2016 in the Engineering category.

Contact Details of SU Thanjavur

Thirumalaisamudram, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu 613401
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