SATHYABAMA UNIVERSITY formerly known as Sathyabama Engineering College was established in the year 1987 under JEPPIAAR Educational Trust to promote technical education in the state of Tamil Nadu. Sathyabama University is one of South India’s premier academic and research universities. It is an intellectual destination that draws inspired scholars.
It is a research led university with 23 Departments that offers 25 courses at Undergraduate level, 45 courses at Postgraduate level in various branches of Engineering and Technology, with more than 15,000 students from all corners of India.
Sathyabama University intends knowledge sharing and exchange at international level and has established Collaboration with Universities and Research institutes across the globe. The University has undertaken various funded and collaborative Research and Development projects with organizations at National and International level
Sathyabama shares many of the characteristics of best Universities in India. Centre of Excellence for Energy Research, conferred by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India and Technology Business Incubator (TBI), established in association with NSTEDB - DST exclusively for the development and promotion of entrepreneurship are distinctive features of the University.
Under the guidance of our Founder chancellor Dr.Jeppiaar, our Directors, Dr. Mariazeena Johnson and Dr.MarieJohnson took up an intitiative on space research to design and develop an nano satellite with the mission of pollution monitoring.
A team of students A team of students and faculty members of Sathyabama University from different discipline worked under the guidance of scientists from the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). To develop the fully functional Flight model nano satellite-Sathyabamasat.
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) created history by launching 20 satellites (including Sathyabamasat) in one go on 21st June ,2016 from the Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota. Dr.Mariazeena Johnson along with team Sathyabamasat was appreciated by our honourable Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi at his office.
A group of ignited minds clustered together to provide regular inputs for the complete development of a student. The main objective of the SDC is, identifying the potential of each student and to facilitate them in achieving their academic goals through various clubs.