About Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology (Deemed to be University)

Sathyabama is a prestigious institution which excels in the fields of Engineering, Architecture, Science and Technology for more than three successful decades offering multi-disciplinary academic programs. It is established under Section 3 of UGC Act, 1956 and is beenAccredited with 'A' Grade by the National Accreditation and Assessment council (NAAC). 4 Star Rating by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), and QS I-Gauge Diamond rating for overall excellence. The Institution persistently seeks and adopts innovative methods to improve the quality of higher education and is responsive to the changes taking place in the field of education on a global scale. Sathyabama has secured top 5th among the Indian Universities in the recently announced ATAL ranking of Institution for Innovation Achievements, Govt. of India (ARIIA 2020) and is positioned among the top 50 Universities for five consecutive years. Sathyabama has alliances with leading Universities and research establishments at National and International Level. It is a research intensive University with world class laboratories and research facilities and is involved in research in the emerging areas of Science and Technology. Sathyabama has undertaken various sponsored and collaborative R&D projects funded by National and International Organizations. Sathyabama has emerged as a leading Institution and achieved excellence in higher education to international standards owing to its research and academic excellence.


School of Building & Environment
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology

School of Building and Environment, consistently ranks amongst the best schools in Architecture and Civil Engineering in the city. Having completed twenty-five years of its journey in the field of education and with a humble start with thirteen students in 1993, the school now offers undergraduate programs in Architecture, Civil Engineering, and Design. Department of Architecture is considered one of the foremost institutions of Architecture in Tamil Nadu and is recognized as an institute of Architecture all over the world. It is proud of having educated architects who are now placed in renowned architectural firms in India and abroad. Offering the Undergraduate programme since 1993, the department has been recognized nationally for its academic rigor. In a span of 25 years, the school has been able to provide quality Architectural education

The Postgraduate programs offered in Architecture are with a specialization in Building Management introduced in the year 2006 and Sustainable Architecture in the year 2014. The Department aims to evolve into an insightful school of architectural thought by imparting holistic education and to develop architects of high personal integrity and values focusing on human, socio-cultural, environmental, scientific and technological, aesthetic and philosophical values. The faculty consists of full-time core and visiting faculty ensuring a higher facultystudent ratio. Contributions of leading practitioners from across the country have been of immense strength to the department. The long-term goal of the Architecture Department is to develop the department into a Centre for Architectural Excellence, focusing on the latest trends in architectural education, practices, and research.