FAQs

What is the basis of Admission?
Admission will be based on solely merit

What are the courses offered ?
The institution offers 8 Undergraduate programs and 10 Postgraduate programs in Engineering. For more details, see Programs – Overview.

How can I get information about admissions?

Information about admissions can be obtained from the Trust Office in Chennai. You need to contact Administrative Officer, SSN Trust, 211/95, V.M. Street, Mylapore, Chennai – 600004.

What are all the merits of SSN?

  • Within a short span of 20 years, SSN has risen to become one of the top 10 private institutions in India.
  • Students who have passed through the institution have excelled in their chosen fields. SSN is one of the most preferred destinations for recruitment by leading companies in the country.
  • Many SSN students have also made a mark in foreign countries, notably the US.
  • SSN is one of the top performing institutions among those affiliated to Anna University of Technology, Chennai.
  • Some of the unique achievements of by SSN and its rankings are:
    • SSN has been awarded ‘ The Best Institute of Asia’ in Science and Technology Category
      by WCRC validated by KPMG
    • “Top Institutes of India Award” by CSR magazine in May 2011
    • Ranked 17th among all engineering institutions by Competition Success Review in 2010
    • Ranked 10th among all private engineering institutions by MINT in 2009
    • Ranked 29th among all engineering institutions in India by Data Quest in 2008
    • Ranked 9th among all private engineering institutions in 2008
    • Awarded “Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan National Award” in 2006.
  • SSN offers ample opportunities to students for their 360° development through an ideal mix of academics, co-curricular and extracurricular activities.
  • The placement record of SSN is exemplary. About 90% of eligible students get placed in top companies in India.
  • SSN students have also been successful in gaining admissions for post-graduate programs in leading universities in US apart from IIMs.
  • SSN has a generous scholarship scheme. Over 400 Scholarships worth Rs.4 crore are given every year under different categories. Click here for more details.
  • The Institution has around 230 well-qualified, committed and experienced members. SSN can proudly claim to be one among the top institutions for attracting quality faculty.
  • The Institution is housed in a sprawling 250-acre campus with all necessary infrastructure and facilities for higher learning.
  • The campus in entirely wi-fi enabled with 24/7 broadband access including hostels.
  • Well-equipped classrooms & laboratories, well-stocked libraries with online access to journals and databases, excellent facilities for sports & games, well-furnished & spacious hostels and a 1000-seater auditorium are some of the salient features.

Is there a separate NRI quota?

There is a quota for NRI students. Application forms for admissions under this quota can be obtained from the Administrative Officer, SSN Trust, 211/95, V.M. Street, Mylapore, Chennai – 600004.

With whom can I check regarding the quality of SSN?

Alumni, parents of students, past & current employers are the best sources of information regarding SSN.

How are M.E. admissions made?

Admissions to ME are also based on merit. GATE or TANCET scores are considered apart from the entrance test conducted by the Consortium.

Are there scholarships for M.E. students also?

Scholarships are granted to candidates with GATE score of 90 percentile or above.