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Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Address:Post Box No. 6 No. 162, Poonamalle High Road
Saveetha Nagar, Thandalam
Chennai (District Chennai)
Tamil Nadu, IndiaPin Code : 600077
Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu is a University recognised by UGC. Status: Deemed University. Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu is also known as Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences. Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu was established on / in 18.03.2005.
Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu is situated in Chennai of Tamil Nadu state (Province) in India. This data has been provided by www.punjabcolleges.com. Chennai comes under Chennai (Madras) Tehsil, Chennai District.
Fax # of Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu is 044-26800892, 2681699, 26811009.
Mobile No(s) of concerned persons at Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu are 98418-22041, 98405-17191, 98416-52346.
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Website of Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu is www.saveetha.com, http://saveetha.co.in/.
Vice Chancellor : Dr.R.Rajagopal, Tel: 044 26801551(O) 26263761(R) Fax: 26800892.
Registrar : Mr.P.Krishnan, Tel: 044 26801580-85/ Ext.2008(O)23775664(R) Fax: 26801580-85.
Contact Details of Saveetha University, Chennai Tamil Nadu are : Telephone: +91-44-26801580-85, 26811171/173, 26811499/599, 26801050, 26801580-85
CoursesMBBS. Biochemistry: M. Sc.-Medical Biochemistry, Medical Laboratory Technology, B. Sc.-Medical Laboratory Technology, Medicine : B. D. S-Dental Surgery, M. Sc.-Anatomy, M. Sc.-Bio-Materials, M. Sc.-Oral Biology, M. Sc.-Pharmacology, MDS-Conservative Dentistry, MDS-Dental Surgery, MDS-Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, MDS-Oral Medicine and Radiology, MDS-Oral Pathology, MDS-Orthodontics, MDS-Paediatrics, MDS-Periodontics, MDS-Prosthodontics, Microbiology : M. Sc.-Micro Biology, Nursing : B. Sc.-Nursing, M. Sc.-Nursing, Physiology : M. Sc.-Physiology, Physiotherapy : BPT-Physiotherapy, MPT-Physiotherapy
Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences Regular Courses
* M. Sc.-Medical Biochemistry
Medical Laboratory Technology
* B. Sc.-Medical Laboratory Technology
* B. D. S-Dental Surgery
* M. Sc.-Anatomy
* M. Sc.-Bio-Materials
* M. Sc.-Oral Biology
* M. Sc.-Pharmacology
* MDS-Conservative Dentistry
* MDS-Dental Surgery
* MDS-Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
* MDS-Oral Medicine and Radiology
* MDS-Oral Pathology
* M. Sc.-Micro Biology
* B. Sc.-Nursing
* M. Sc.-Nursing
* M. Sc.-Physiology
The Constituent Colleges of Saveetha University
Saveetha Medical College
Saveetha Dental College
College of Engineering & Technology
College of Nursing
College of Physiotherapy
Saveetha School of Management
Saveetha School of Law
Profile of Saveetha UniversityAbout Us
Saveetha University was given the status of university by UGC in the year 2005. In the year 1992 The College of Nursing was started. Saveetha Engineering College is a co-ed institution, managed by the Saveetha Medical and Educational Trust.
The college of nursing provides quality education at par with international standards. The students in this college have shown good track record and get good placements. The history of Institutions of this flagship University goes back to 1986 when Saveetha Medical and Educational Trust was started to provide medical relief, to promote education and to encourage research. On 18th November 1988, Saveetha Dental College was established. Subsequently, in the year 1992 Saveetha College of Nursing, in 1993 College of Physiotherapy, in 2001 Saveetha Engineering College, in 2005 College of Engineering and Technology, in 2008 Saveetha Medical College and Saveetha School of Management and in 2009 Saveetha School of Law were started.
Saveetha University was declared Deemed to be University under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956, by the Govenment of India on 18th March 2005. Previously governed by Saveetha Medical And Educational Trust, it is now governed by the Chancellor Dr.N.M.Veeraiyan and managed by the Vice Chancellor Dr.R.Rajagopal.
Profile of Savita University
Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences (now known as Saveetha University) was established on behalf of Saveetha Medical & Educational Trust in 1988. The institute was the brain child of Dr. N.M.Veeraiyan, the founder president of the trust, who had a vision to build a model Dental College for the betterment of Dental education in this country. After the establishment of Dental College, the trust planned for establishing a Basic Sciences Block which came into existence in 1989. In 1992 the sophisticated OP department/clinics came into existence, which was followed shortly by the farewell of our 1st Batch of students in October 1993. A prestigious day in the history of this college dawned in 1995 - 96 academic year, when the post-graduate courses were started.
The Dental College, for its academic excellence, has been given the highest score among all dental colleges in the state by the High Level Committee appointed by Government of Tamil Nadu. It is also a fact of pride for the institute that the University of Health Sciences, Andhra Pradesh has selected Saveetha University as a model Dental institution in the country. The institute has also been recognized internationally. In 2005 Saveetha Institute was granted deemed university status by the University Grants Commission (UGC) which paves the way for autonomy in designing courses and improving the academic standards. At present, Saveetha University is offering graduate course in Dentistry with specialization in few of the new subjects like Fundamentals in Dentistry, Dental Armamentarium, Behavioral Sciences, Forensic Odontology, Implantology and Aesthetic Dentistry etc. The introduction of these new specialized topics has created enormous scope for the dental students and professionals in India.
Saveetha University, Chennai [Tamil Nadu]Recognized globally for academic excellence, Saveetha University today is a vibrant community of learning. It is one of the premier universities in India running Medical, Technical, Management and Law institutions. It was declared as deemed to be university under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 by Government of India on 18th March 2005. The university is governed by Saveetha Institutes of Medical and Technical Sciences, a trust which was established by Saveetha Medical And Educational Trust. Saveetha University is located at the outskirts of Greater Chennai(Madras), the gateway of South India, in a green and serene atmosphere with various multi-storied blocks connected by well laid concrete roads and parking lots on the Chennai- Bangalore National Highway.
The University spans across two campuses. The main campus with an area of 20 acres is located at 162, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai - 600077, within Chennai metropolitan area . It houses the College of Dental Surgery, Saveetha School of Management, Saveetha Law College, Biomedical Research Unit and Laboratory Animal Center, the M.M. Convention Center, guest house apart from student amenities like hostels, cafeteria, library, Internet center, play ground, etc. The second campus, sprawling across 130 acres, is located at Saveetha nagar, Thandalam on the Chennai- Bangalore National Highway 10 Kms away from the main campus. It houses Saveetha Medical College, General Hospital, College of Engineering & Technology, College of Nursing, College of Physiotherapy, residential facilities for faculty and students and other amenities. Both campuses are well connected to the city center by public transport services with Hi-tech Air-conditioned buses. The institutions are permitted and recognized by Government of India, Goverment of Tamilnadu, the respective councils and statutory bodies. It is also certified by BVQi as ISO 2001:9000 and NAAC for quality assurence.
Vission And Mission
To be, and to be recognized for setting the standards of excellence in professional education and high quality scientific research.
To promote academic excellence, widen intellectual horizons, inculcate self discipline and high ideals for the total personality development of individual. To convert a novice into a competent professional with excellent theoretical knowledge and unsurpassed practical skills and to motivate the interest in the research activities, further education and social services
To promote quality education, to convert a novice into a competent expert in the relevant field at par with global standards by meeting the far reaching expectations and requirements of the students through dedicated and devoted staff with updated systems and continual improvement."
Chennai formerly known as Madras, is the gateway of South India and Capital of TamilNadu State. It is located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. It is India's fourth largest City, With an estimated population of 7.60 million (2006), the 368-year-old City is the 36th largest metropolitan area in the world. It is the knowledge and health care hub of India. Chennai is well connected by Road, Rail, Air and Sea.
The main campus of the University is located on the Chennai-Bangalore National Highway (NH4), 8Kms from the Chennai Mofussil Bus Stand, 18Kms from the Chennai Domestic and International Airports , 18Kms from the Central Railway Station and 20Kms from the Harbour. The Saveetha Nagar campus is located 10Kms away from the main campus, midway between Poonamallee and Sriperumbudur, on the same Chennai-Bangalore National Highway NH4.
Chancellor : Saveetha University owes its birth to the vision and untiring efforts of our Founder Chancellor, Dr. N.M. Veeraiyan. It was granted University status under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 on 18th March 2005. Dr.N.M.Veeraiyan is a visionary, a benefactor, a perfectionist who stands for quality and excellence in Education. Hailing from a small village called Nalligoundanoor in Erode District, TamilNadu, he strove hard to make a difference in higher education. His determination, diligence and integrity led him to create this unique educational enterprise comprising of seven landmark institutions.
He is an alumni of Loyola College and Madras Medical College. He graduated in Dentistry from Dental wing Madras Medical College in the year 1970. Ever since,he has been actively involved in private practice for the past 32 years and is very well known for his clinical acumen and handiwork. He established a 100 bedded multi specialty General Hospital in 1977 which was the first of its kind in Erode. The hospital was awarded the Best Hospital by the Rotary Club of Erode.
Saveetha Medical & Educational Trust was started in the year 1986 to provide medical relief, medical education and encourage research. Saveetha Dental College was founded on 18th November 1988, which is celebrated as the Founders Day every year, at 162, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai - 600 077. He believed in holistic education for all and thereafter, the paramedical colleges were started in the year 1992. The new millennium saw the establishment of Saveetha Engineering College in 2001 in a sprawling campus of more than 130 acres at Thandalam, Chennai. The ultimate recognition for his hard work and perseverance came in 2005, when the University Grants Commission visited our colleges and granted the Deemed University Status on 18th March, 2005. The wings of the University further widened with the establishment of College of Engineering & Technology in 2005, Saveetha Medical College & Hospital, Saveetha School of Management in 2008.
The University is accredited by NAAC and the ISO 9001:2000 Certification was awarded to the Saveetha Medical & Educational Trust to provide Medical/Paramedical education in the fields of Dentistry, Nursing, & Physiotherapy. Dr.N.M.Veeraiyan has served as a Member of TamilNadu Dental Council for a period of 5 years. He has also been elected a Fellow of International Honor Dental Organization, Pierre Fauchard Academy.He is a keen observer and a man of varied interests. His varied interest saw him enter the field of Hypnosis; he was the President of Hypnotic circle of Erode. He has conducted dental surgeries and dental extractions under hypnosis. His versatility in Tamil Language made him a co-author of Tamil Book Vaai, Pal Maruthuvam which got him award from the Government of TamilNadu.
Vice Chancellors Profile
Vice-Chancellor : Dr.R.Rajagopal belongs to the 1964 BDS Batch of Dental Wing, Madras Medical College. He did his MDS in Orthodontics in the year 1982. He worked as Assistant Professor and promoted as Associate Professor of Orthodontics in 1994 at TamilNadu Government Dental College. In 1999 he joined as Professor & H.O.D. of Orthodontics and Director of PG Studies at Saveetha Dental College.
In 2005 he was nominated as Vice Chancellor of Saveetha University. He has published many articles in National and International Journals. He won best clinical paper award twice and Presidents Rolling Trophy of Indian Orthodontic Society. He made a Scientific Presentation at an International Association of Dental Research Conferences held at Hawaii, U.S.A. in 2004.
Officers of the University
The following shall be the officers of the Institute:
Registrar Dr.Mythili Bhaskar
Finance Officer Mr.M.Saravanan
Board of Management
Dr.R.Rajagopal - Chairman
Prof.R.P.Kaushik - UGC Nominee
Former Indian Ambassador to Turkmenistan
Mrs.Saraswathy Veeraiyan - Member
Dr.Saveetha Rajesh - Member
Dr.Deepak Nallaswamy - Member
Dr.S.Rajesh - Member
Dr.M.R.Muthusekar - Member
Dr.M.Senthil - Member
Dr.S.Dhinahar - Member
Mr.Rajamanickam - Member
Dr.Mythili Bhaskar - Member
Shri.K.K.Pandey Nominee of the UGC
Dr.Saveetha Rajesh Member
Dr.M.F.Baig Dean of Faculties
Dr.Saveetha Rajesh Director of Admissions
Dr.Deepak Nallaswamy Director of Academics
Heads of the Departments
Principal, Saveetha Medical College
Dr.N.D.Jayakumar Principal, Saveetha Dental College
Dr.Sharadha Ramesh Principal, College of Nursing
Dr.P.Suresh Mohan Kumar Principal, College of Engineering and Technology
Mr.K.Sivakumar Principal, College of Physiotherapy
Director, Saveetha School of Management
Principal, Saveetha School of Law
Prof. of OBG, SMC
Dr.N.Chakravarthi Prof. of Medicine, SMC
Dr.K.Srinivasan Professor of ENT, SMC
Dr.M.Kannan Professor of Medicine, SMC
Dr.P.Saraswathy Professor of Anatomy, SMC
Dr.Vinod Narayanan Prof. of Oral Surgery, SDC
Dr.Chandrasekar Prof. of Oral Pathology, SDC
Mrs.S.Aruna Professor of Nursing, CON
Dr.Joseph John Prof. of Community Dentistry, SDC
Dept. of Anatomy, SMC
Dr.Prathiba Ramani Dept. of Oral Pathology, SDC
Nominees of the President
Pandu Klix Plaza, 25-M, 1st Floor, New 330 (Old 168),
Thambu Chetty Street, Opposite to High Court,
Chennai - 600 001
Professor of Computer Science & Engineering,
Saveetha Engineering College, Thandalam
No.23, CIT Colony, 2nd Main Road,
Mylapore, Chennai - 600 004.
Modern luxurious hostels are located in both campuses for boys and girls. All the rooms are specious and provided with a cot, table, book shelf and cupboard. All the hostels are WiFi enabled with provision for computers, telephone, television, refrigerator and air-conditioner. In addition, the bath attached rooms are provided with a geyser. Laundry, Sports, recreational facilities including gymnasium are also provided.
The hostels are well equipped with modern and hygienic kitchen (Gas & Stream) to cater to the needs of the students. Vegetarian and Non Vegetarian cuisine are available. A special dinner is organized in the last week of every month. Mineral water is supplied for drinking purpose with imported Reverse Osmosis plant. 24 hours uninterrupted power supply is given to the hostels using 3 generators having total capacity of 1000 KVA.
Hostel Fees :
Triple, Double and single bath attached rooms are available in both campuses to suite the needs of the students. The annual fees for stay in the hostel excluding mess fees is as follows apart from a caution deposit of Rs.5,000/- (refundable at the end of the course). Those possessing air conditioners, refrigerators, etc will have to pay for electricity usage as per their consumption.
1 Department of Anatomy
2 Department of Biochemistry
3 Department of Community Medicine
4 Department of Microbiology
5 Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
6 Department of Ophthalmology
7 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
8 Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery (ORLHNS)
9 Department of Paediatrics
10 Department of Pathology
11 Department of Pharmacology
12 Department of Radiology & Imaging
Department of Biochemistry
* M.Sc. - Medical Biochemistry
Department of Medical Laboratory Technology
* B.Sc. - Medical Laboratory Technology
Department of Medicine
* B.D.S. - Dental Surgery
* M.Sc. - Anatomy
* M.Sc. - Bio-Materials
* M.Sc. - Oral Biology
* M.Sc. - Pharmacology
* M.D.S. - Conservative Dentistry
* M.D.S. - Dental Surgery
* M.D.S. - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
* M.D.S. - Oral Medicine and Radiology
* M.D.S. - Oral Pathology
* M.D.S. - Orthodontics
* M.D.S. - Pediatrics
* M.D.S. - Periodontics
* M.D.S. - Prosthodontics
Department of Microbiology
* M.Sc. - Micro Biology
Department of Nursing
* B.Sc. - Nursing
* M.Sc. - Nursing
Department of Physiology
* M.Sc. - Physiology
Department of Physiotherapy
* B.P.T. - Physiotherapy
* M.P.T. - Physiotherapy
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