SASTRA University Facilities

Research & Development

SASTRA has been recognized as a Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR), Government of India. Currently, the university is engaged in research for various agencies like AYUSH, CSIR, CMRI, DBT, DRDL, DRDO, ISRO, DST, ICMR, etc.

Student’s Activities

DAKSH, the international techno-management festival, is an annual event comprising of a myriad of events involving all trades of engineering. Having started in 2007, DAKSH is running into its eighth edition now. DAKSH presents an opportunity to students from across the globe to display their techno-managerial skills while participating in a plethora of exciting events, assorted workshops, excellent power talks and social responsibility campaigns that are conducted over a period of three days in the month of February.

BIOTIKOS: While the old and fundamental sciences are being literally “researched” to pull out more and more facts and understand them in tremendous detail, there exists a section of research that concentrates on how to apply the results of the former to improve the quality of life on earth. BIOTIKOS activities happen year-round. It has the weekly TECH-FORUM sessions that serve as an excellent model of interaction between the juniors & seniors. 

National Cadet Corps (NCC): NCC Organization - In view of the changing socio-economic environment, an exercise was undertaken by the Ministry of Defence to make aims of NCC in tune with the aspirations of the youth. Training Camps - NCC organizes training camps for students in rural and urban areas. Students who have not got the 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

Clubs & Activities

The various Student's Clubs of SASTRA - Literary Club, Auto Club, Oratory, and Debating Club, JAM Club, Fine Arts Club, Quiz Club, etc. conduct weekly meetings to bring out and develop the talents of the students. These clubs have helped SASTRA secure honors in various inter-college cultural competitions like SARANG, FESTEMBER, RIVERA, etc. DAKSH & KURUKSHETRA are SASTRA's National Level Annual Technical and Cultural festivals respectively and are conducted by the various student clubs. COLOSSEUM & FUERA are SASTRA's inter and intra college sports competitions.

Library

Saraswathi Sadan, the library of the university is an architectural elegance over an area of about 47,000 sq ft with modern study area, audio-visual room, internet, and reprographic facilities.

  • Saraswathi Sadan contains over 1,02,600 books valued at Rs 5.29 crores, the library subscribes to 290 journals and magazines related to Engineering, Management, Legal, etc.
  • 11,000 scientific, technical & management journals and over 12,000 ASTM standards.
  • The online databases like Scopus and MathSciNet provide access to bibliographic information from over 26,000 journals.
  • It also subscribes to the PROQUEST Digital Dissertation database which provides full-text access to over 17,00,000 Ph.D. thesis and dissertations.
  • SASTRA University Library has purchased over 18,000 Springer e-books from the various subject collections of the copyright year between 2005 and 2012. 
  • The Library also subscribes to eBrary which provides access over 73,000 full-text books. 

SASTRA University FAQs

Q. Does Sastra University offer a library facility?

Ans. The college offers a library with more than 1 Lakh books from all disciplines. It also provides e-books and journals. The facility is easily accessible for all the students.

Q. How is the faculty at Sastra University?

Ans. The vast knowledge of teachers enables the students to have proper guidance in the respective discipline. They teach the students beyond the classrooms and pave the way for a better future ahead.

Q. Can we apply for Sastra University offline?

Ans. The form can be availed from the university campus. The candidate must submit the form there itself along with the fee and the necessary documents for verification.

Q. How can we access the results of Sastra University?

Ans. The following steps must be followed for accessing the results-

  • Visit the official website of Sastra University
  • Go on the results tab
  • Enter your registration number
  • Click on show results
  • Download the results and take a printout for future reference

Q. How is the campus life at Sastra University?

Ans. The college organizes fests, workshops and seminars on a regular basis. The students actively participate in the extracurricular activities in the college. The sports wing also grabs the attention of the students by organizing various competitions.

Q. In which specialization BA is offered?

Ans. BA is offered in the Astrology discipline. The admission takes place on a merit basis. 

Q. Does SASTRA University provide hostel accommodation to its students?

Ans. Yes, the university provides hostel accommodation to its students. There are a total of 15 hostels for students, out of which 9 are for male students and 6 are for female students. The total capacity for boys is 4000 seats and for girls, it is 2400. 
The hostels provide amenities for living, dining, and recreation which makes each inmate ‘feel like home’. 

Q. Who are the top recruiters of SASTRA University?

Ans. The top recruiters of SASTRA University are Lucas TVS Ltd., 'L' Cube Innovative Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Madras Aluminium Company (MALCO), Madras Fertilizer Ltd., Madras Homeo Laboratories, Mahindra & Mahindra, Manali Petrochemicals Ltd., Maruti Udyog Ltd., Mascon Global Systems Ltd., MICO, Microsoft Corporation, NALCO India Ltd., National Centre for Software Tech., Netel Chromatographs, Newgen Software Technologies Ltd., Sonata Software, SPIC Ltd., SRA Systems Ltd., etc.