Sri Sivasubramania Nadar College of Engineering
Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering (SSNCE) was started in the year 1996. SSN Institutions was founded by Padma Bhushan Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman, HCL Technologies, and stands out as a premier centre of higher learning with a mission of pursuing excellence in education and research. The college was ranked 38th in the list of top 75 engineering colleges in India by Outlook Magazine in 2011. The college is certified to ISO 9001:2000 Standards. All the programs are affiliated to Anna University, Chennai and approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The programs follow the curriculum of Anna University, which upgrades the curriculum on a regular basis. The college offers Undergraduate program in B.E and B.Tech, and Postgraduate program in ME, MBA and MCA.Read More
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Sri Sivasubramania Nadar College of Engineering Details
Under Graduate Programs are
B.E. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
B.E. in Electronics and Communication Engineering
B.E. in Computer Science and Engineering
B.E. in Bio-Medical Engineering
B.E. in Mechanical Engineering
B.Tech. in Information Technology
B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering
Post Graduate Programs are
M.E. in Communication Systems
M.E. in Computer Science and Engineering
M.E. in Applied Electronics
M.E. in Power Electronics and Drives
M.E. in Computer and Communication
SSN School of Management and Computer Applications are
Master of Business Administration
Master of Computer Applications
In order to be eligible to the B.E and B.Tech programs a candidate should have passed H.S.C, plus two or its equivalent from any recognised board from Science stream.
In order to be eligible to the postgraduate M.E programs a candidate should have passed B.E or B.Tech from any recognised University.
In order to be eligible to the MBA program a candidate should be a graduate in any field.
In order to be eligible to the MCA programs a candidate should be a graduate with computers background.
The application forms for the desired course will be issued in the college itself and the candidate can obtained it by paying DD of the specified amount and submitting all the documents required by the college.
Application forms can be downloaded from the official website of the college.
There is a separate 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.
Admissions to ME are based on merit. GATE or TANCET scores are considered apart from the entrance test conducted by the Consortium.
Admission will be based on solely merit.
Facilities and Infrastructure
Scholarships are granted to candidates with GATE score of 90 percentile or above.
The SSN auditorium, with a seating capacity of 1000 and centrally air-conditioning, is undoubtedly the crown jewel in SSN's campus. It is equipped with modern facilities like multimedia projector and sound systems, the auditorium has large lobbies and verandas ideally suited to hold International Conferences and Exhibitions. Many dignitaries have graced this imposing edifice, the most prominent being the then President of India, His Excellency, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam.
Apart from this main auditorium, there is also an air-conditioned mini auditorium to seat 300 students. This is used to hold seminars and meetings.
Each department has a fully equipped and well-furnished seminar hall with sufficient seating capacity, in order to cater the increasing number of seminars and symposia.
SSN has two-storied, well-equipped, modern cafeteria in the campus provides hygienic food at subsidized rates for the students, staff and visitors to the college. It works extended hours for those inclined for a quick snack amidst their various activities.
A qualified counsellor resides in the campus to counsel and guide students who face problems of adjustment, depression or any other career or behaviour oriented aberrations. The counsellor ensures that all students have access to career education and guidance.
A dispensary is available on the campus (Biomedical department-ground floor) where in SSN has a full time doctor in campus. For any emergency, a van is made available round the clock.
SSN provides separate hostels for boys and girls. The rooms are spaciously designed with adequate storage moving areas. The wi-fi facility extends to most of the hostels. In addition, some rooms are provided with a wired connection. Access to internet from hostels is a facility that aids the quest for knowledge. Each hostel is attached with a modern kitchen, a dining hall, a reading room with newspapers, periodicals and magazines, a TV and a telephone.
The faculty and other staff may avail the residential facilities quarters available in the campus if they so desire. This is allotted on the basis of seniority and availability. Transport is arranged from the campus to Kelambakkam for the day-to-day needs of the residents in the quarters.
SSN Central Library is an air conditioned facility that houses nearly 46,000 volumes of books. An online journal database with a link to IEL (IEEE & IEE), ACM, Science Direct, SpringerLink.com and EBSCO is also available. The assortment of 206 national and 114 international journals and magazines is a major enabler for students in their study and research. The spacious reading area lends a calm and comfortable atmosphere for students and faculty members to pursue excellence in academic activity. The library is constantly augmented with the addition of about 1200 books every semester. The library is equipped with all modern facilities at par with international standards.SSN also has Institutional membership in the libraries of IIT-Madras, Anna University, British Council, MALIBNET (Madras Library Network, Chennai) and DELNET (Developing Library Network, New Delhi).
In the library one can also avail 110 NPTEL video lectures and 129 web courses in various disciplines. This facility can be accessed inside the campus through intranet. Interactive lecturers through Anna EDUSAT Ku-Band are also available for the use of faculty and students. The library is open from 8.00 a.m. to 8.30 p.m., The library owns a book bank section of 712 volumes to cater to the needs of some deserving candidates.
The students in SSN are encouraged to take an active part in sports and games. To facilitate this, there are well-groomed playfields for Cricket, Foot ball, Tennis, Volley ball, Athletics etc. An Indoor Stadium built on par with International Standards houses games such as Basketball, Badminton, Table Tennis and Squash. Separate gymnasia are available for boys and girls. The Physical Director supervises and guides the sports activities.
The Institution operates a fleet of 42 buses for the students and staff to commute comfortably from Chennai city. These buses connect every part of the city to the campus.
The Campus of SSN Institutions has been interconnected through Wired as well as Wireless (Wi-Fi) Network. The facilities being provided through these Services are access to internet, intranet, and institution based mail access. The coverage of Wi-Fi is not restricted to classrooms but also extends to common areas like lawns, Auditorium, Library, Cafeteria, Staff Quarters, Guest House, Sports Complex and student hostels.
With these entire infrastructures, the students of SSN institutions have access to all e-learning material related to academics. In addition, online access to various reference books, journals, international papers has also been made available for the benefit of students. This has enabled SSN Institutions to adopt innovative teaching & learning methodologies.
SSN has become a role model to other institutions who visit the campus to observe & understand the Wi-Fi setup and its implementations.