|15th Aug, 2016||Last date for receipt of filled-in application|
|15th Aug, 2016||Last date for receipt of all necessary documents including Mark/ Grade Sheets for programs in Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Science and Humanities and Management|
|15th Aug, 2016||Last date for receipt of all necessary documents including Mark/ Grade Sheets for programs in Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences|
|30th May, 2016 and 30thSep, 2016||For admission to PhD in August and January respectively|
Yes, NRI sponsored quota is available. But NRI Sponsored candidate will get the last priority over the foreign and NRI candidates.
No. There is no entrance examination for NRI and foreign candidates. Undergraduate Admissions is based on merit as per the grades/ marks obtained in physics, chemistry and biology/mathematics in the 10+2 or equivalent examination and on first come first serve basis, provided the student meets the eligibility requirements.
Once you send in your application along with the required documents, we will register it and an application number will be allotted to you. If the application is complete and found eligible, a provisional admission letter will be sent to you. In this letter we will let you know as to when we will be offering the admission letters or if If your application is incomplete, we will write to you requesting to submit the pending documents / information.
Yes. Apart from Indian Boards like CBSE, SRM accepts degree / diploma awarded by Edexcel, Cambridge/Singapore, IGCSE, IB, STPM,WASSCE, HSC, NCEA Level 3, American High School Diploma, etc that are recognized equivalent of 10 + 2 qualification of India.
Contact Office of International Relations of SRM University or refer Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi.
For MBBS and BDS you must have taken Physics, Chemistry , Biology and English at ‘A’ Level besides FIVE passes in ‘O’ Level. Passing of these courses at ‘O’ Level or ‘AS’ Level alone will not be considered as adequate.
For other programs, FIVE ‘O’ Level passes and TWO ‘A’ Level passes OR FOUR ‘O’ Level passes and THREE ‘A’ Level passes are considered equivalent to 10 + 2 qualification and can be considered for admission if the student has taken appropriate courses that will meet the eligibility requirements for the individual program.
In USA and Canada, the student has an option to take Physics, Chemistry, and Biology anytime during the 9th Grade to 12th Grade. Since the course content and the scope is same irrespective of whether the courses are opted in 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade or 12th Grade, the student who has taken science courses during 9th Grade to 12th Grade is considered equivalent to 12th Grade level and is eligible for applying to any Engineering or Medical undergraduate program.
SRM University has a network of authorized Student Information Centers to promote the university for the limited purpose of international admissions for the academic year 2015 – 2016. Please visit our website for further info.
For International admissions please contact:
The Counselor (Admissions)
BPO Phone:-+91-44 2745 5510 (Monday to Saturday- 9 AM to 10.00 PM IST)
As per UGC guidelines, a candidate who has studied the qualifying examinations (11th and 12th ) outside of India (even if affiliated to CBSE) must apply under NRI category only and NOT under domestic category. But if the candidate has studied the qualifying examinations (11th and 12th ) within India ( even if affiliated to foreign educational boards) can apply either under domestic category or under NRI sponsored category. They can apply only under any one category and not under both categories.
No. Only candidates who are resident Indian can take the SRM Entrance Examination. They should have studied the 11th and 12th in India.
Other than the annual tuition fee, you have to pay a non-refundable one-time registration fees, hostel and mess fees, book / material fees and semester examination fees.
No. Course/ tuition fee has to be paid in US Dollars only, by the sponsor.
No. The status of the student remains the same as that prevailed at the time of admission. Hence even if both the parents return to India once for all, the student once admitted under NRI / NRI sponsored category will remain to be under NRI / NRI Sponsored category only.
Yes. Total scholarship worth of USD 200,000 is awarded to the meritorious students who passed out from CBSE schools, "A" Levels, IB and WAEC and got admission in the faculty of Engineering and Technology in SRM University under NRI / foreign quota. The amount of scholarship will be based on the recommendation of the scholarship committee. This scholarship is applicable only for the first year. Subsequent year scholarship is based on the performance in the previous year.
Yes. We do offer conditional admissions to all courses. To be considered, candidate has to submit his/ her 11th grade mark sheet plus 12th grade pre-final/ pre-board results.
No. A foreign student (citizen) can study at SRM only with a student visa. If the foreign citizen is of Indian origin, then such a candidate can apply and get a PIO (People of Indian Origin) Card or and OCI (Dual Citizenship). Candidates with PIO or OCI can study in India without a student visa.
You can apply for a student visa with the nearest Indian Embassy or Consulate. You will have to apply based on the confirmed admission letter issued by SRM.
Students should arrive 2-3 days prior to the commencement of classes. You will be informed of the exact date in the letter of confirmed admission.
Student service and immigration is mandatory for foreign students; but it is an option for NRI students.
Qualifying examination certificate ( +2 or undergraduate degree), Forms A1, A2, A3, A4, 2 copies of passport - personal details page and resident permit / civil ID / Visa page , migration certificate (if applicable), fees remittance copy (tuition, registration & hostel) if already issued by SRM - Original & Photocopy
No. The book / Material /Bus fees are to be paid in Indian Rupees through Bank draft at the time of admission.
No. The most preferred payment mode is by wire transfer / electronic transfer.
Only after the student has completed the admission formalities as mentioned in the confirmed admission letter, will a student be permitted to move into the hostel. On arrival, students are advised to move into the hotels reserved by them.
Fridge/ washing machine/ Microwave/ room heater will NOT be provided in any of the hostels. But those desirous of using any electrical gadgets or appliances must take prior written permission from Hostel authorities and have to adhere to the safety standards prescribed by the authorities from time to time. The students have to pay additional electricity charges as fixed by the hostel authorities.
You must directly approach SRM Hotel for hotel room bookings. OIR may assist in booking rooms in SRM Hotel or SRM Guest House depending on the availability and on advance written request clearly mentioning the dates of stay. The cost for accommodation has to be borne by the parents.
THE SRM HOTEL ,
SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur - 603 203
Tamil Nadu, India
Ph: +91- 44 - 4743 2000, 27453157 / 158
Fax: +91- 44 - 27454250
Yes, Campus-wide Wi-Fi facility is available.
Yes. The international student must either carry their own insurance policies (copy to be submitted to OIR) or must pay for the insurance that SRM recommends.
All students admitted will be covered by Mediclaim insurance policy on chargeable basis. This facilitates the policy holder for cashless hospitalization in SRM as well as many hospitals throughout India. SRM has a 1200-bed hospital of its own within the campus.
Yes. It offers French, Japanese, German, Chinese and Korean languages for all Engineering graduates.
SRM provides accommodation in the International Hostel strictly on a first come first serve basis. Two blocks of hostel each of approx. 6615 sq m has a total of 200 rooms, each room having an area of 20 Sq. m. that are meant for girl students Since these rooms are limited in number, the University will provide an option for an accommodation in domestic hostels for the remaining students, subject to the availability of rooms. Independent hostels have been built for men and women, and every hostel is decked up with all necessary amenities for a comfortable stay. Air-conditioned rooms (based on availability) are also offered. Two bedroom apartments available off campus where NRI & International male students will be accommodated on sharing basis. The University has apartment-style accommodation outside the campus for those who can stay in group of 6 or 8 and cook their own food. Know More
Tropical climate with rains (moderate to heavy) during October to December; January – February very mild winter or pleasant and March to June - Summer, hot and humid (up to 40 degree C). July to September warm with occasional rain.
SRM University, established as SRM Engineering College in 1985 got the university status in 2002. The university is located near Chennai with easy access by road, rail and air. This is rated as No. 1 multi-stream university in India and has been accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), National Assessment and Accrediting Board (NAAC), Medical Council of India (MCI), Dental Council of India (DCI) and other statutory councils of India. The university, apart from the conventional programs, offers special collaborative programs like Semester Abroad Program (SAP), Twining / Transfer programs, Dual Degree programs in collaboration with reputed foreign universities.