1981 - Upgrading the Primary School to the status of Matriculation Higher Secondary School.
1984 - Launch of Valliammai Polytechnic Institute.
1985 - Launch of SRM Engineering College in Kattankulathur, near Chennai.
1992 - 93 - Launch of SRM College of Nursing and SRM College of Pharmacy.
1993 - 94 - Launch of SRM School of Nursing and SRM College of Physiotherapy.
1993 - Launch of SRM Institute of Hotel Management in Chennai and Trichy.
1993 - 94 - Launch of SRM Arts & Science affiliated to the University of Madras.
1995 - 96 - Launch of SRM Dental College.
1996 - Launch of SRM Polytechnic Institute.
1996 - 97 - Launch of Easwari Engineering College affiliated to the Anna University.
1996 - 97 - Launch of SRM College of Occupational Therapy.
1997 - 98 - Launch of SRM Institute of Management & Technology, Delhi.
1999 - Launch of Valliammai Engineering College affiliated to the Anna University.
2002 - UGC has declared the SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai comprising SRM Dental College, Ramapuram as deemed to be University under Sec. 3 of the UGC Act 1956.
2003 - SRM Engineering, Kattankulathur, Chennai was brought under the ambit of SRMIST, Chennai a deemed to be University.
2005 - 06 - SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre, Chennai, was started in the SRMIST, the deemed to be University. And School of Education, Faculty of Science and Humanities, Kattankulathur.
2005 - SRM College of Pharmacy, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, in Chennai and SRM Institute of Management and Technology, Modinagar, Delhi was brought under the ambit of SRM University.
2006 - The UGC in September 2006 permitted the Deemed to be Universities to be called as Universities under Sec. 3 of the UGC Act 1956. Since then SRMIST deemed to be University is called as SRM University.
2007 - SRM Kattankuthur Dental College was started under the ambit of SRM University.
2007 - Launch of SRM Community Radio.
2009 - 10 - Launch of Chennai Medical College, Trichy.
2010 - Inter Disciplinary School of Indian System of Medicine.
2010 - 2011 - TRP Engineering College, Trichy, Affiliated to the Anna University.
2011 - Launch of Faculty of Science and Humanities, Ramapuram Part - II Vadapalani, SRM University.
2013 - Launch of SRM University, Haryana
2014 - Launch of SRM University, Sikkim