Placement & Training Cell
The Placement and Training Cell, headed by a Senior Professor, helps students plan their career. It organizes
- Interviews and group discussions - to familiarize students with standard selection procedures
- Campus interviews - in association with large industrial and commercial firms and corporate bodies
As a result, students of SRM have benefited every year with progressively remunerative and rewarding placements in reputed organizations.
A fully air-conditioned and state-of-the-art computer centre with more than 200 terminals functions at the SRM campus. Students are encouraged to make full use of the facility to train themselves in modern computer applications and software development - and for academic learning. Students can also acquire practical experience in hardware technology as quite a number of computers are assembled internally at the college workshop.
The SRM group runs a fleet of buses for transporting students to and from the city and to other areas. There are two vans and several cars too. Public transport buses and trains also ply to points near the campuses.
SRM has tie-ups with various organizations, so students of various disciplines can visit their plants to get a direct insight into the multi-functional processes at these organizations. In-plant training is also organized whenever necessary.
Students of SRM have access to medical facilities at various places, apart from a 24-hour dispensary which has been set up on campus with a doctor on call. The SRM Hospital at West Mambalam has facilities for several diagnostic procedures such as ECG, X-Ray and laboratory investigation.
Health insurance cover for all students is one of the additional services under active consideration.
A mini supermarket functions within the campus, to supply necessities. The canteen also offers a range of snacks and beverages.
Nationalized banks run extension counters at the Kattankulathur and Ramapuram premises, making it convenient for students and staff to transact business at the campus itself.
SRM University has an excellent library for the benefit of students, faculties and researchers. As one of the best established libraries according to International Standards, the University Library has a large collection of books covering various branches of Engineering and Technology, Medical and Health Sciences and Science and Humanities and its related fields.
The library is located in the 15-Storey University Administrative Block, and is spread over Ground + 3 floors of 1.50 Lakh sq ft area. The library building is
- Fully air-conditioned and automated with RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology
- Well protected with fire alarms and CCTV security systems
- Equipped with reading halls in all the floors, with reference collection
Level 1 : Engineering and Technology: Text & Reference books, Periodicals, Reading Hall 1&2, Circulation Counter, Librarian, Office and Cafeteria.
Level 2 : Computer Science and Life Sciences: Text and Reference Books, Reading Hall 3&4, Own Book & Discussion Hall and Digital Library.
Level 3 : Science & Humanities: Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Management & Literature Text and Reference Books.
Level 4 : Thesis & Dissertations, Bound Volumes, Competitive Exam Books, Conference Hall, SC/ ST Book Bank, Reading Hall.