SRM Full Form: SRM stands for Sri Ramaswamy Memorial Institute of Science and Technology; it is located in Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu near Chennai. SRM was founded in the year 1985 with a total of seven campuses. 

Out of seven, three are located in Tamil Nadu, one in NCR Delhi. These four are categorised under SRM IST, Chennai. The other three campuses are situated in Sikkim, Sonipat and Amaravati. It is known that around 50,000 students are studying in SRM. 

This institute gained popularity in the year 2003-2004 academic years, and in the year 2006, it was made into an SRM University by the permission of UGC for Deemed to be Universities. 

However, in the year 2017, it was again renamed as SRM Institute of Science and Technology upon the request of UGC.

Admission Process:

SRM Institute of Science and Technology conducts its own examination called as SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Examination (SRMJEEE). The mode of exam is conducted online mode only mostly in the month of April every year. However, SRMJEEE 2020 was cancelled due to the ongoing pandemic situation and the admissions were taken considering the board exams. 

Interested candidates can check the official website for latest information on annual admissions.

Paper Pattern:

The question paper of SRM generally comprises four sections, these are compulsory to attempt. These sections consist of the following subjects: English, Chemistry, Physics and Aptitude. There will be one optional section of Biology and Mathematics; you can choose either of them depending on the choice you made during the time of admission. 

According to the latest news, in the year 2019, more than 1, 70,000 students appeared for the final examinations in SRM and out of which 76,000 students were approached for counselling. 

In the year 2020, SRM Institute of Science and Technology was ranked 301-305 by the QS World Universities Rankings. SRM was ranked 29th position among all the Engineering colleges in India by India Today in 2020. 


  • MBBS
  • Engineering
  • BDS
  • BBA
  • Hotel Management
  • BCA
  • MCA
  • M Tech
  • Law
  • B Sc
  • BA

These are all the main courses offered by SRM institute on all their campuses. 


As mentioned above, SRM is spread across 5 states in India, 

1. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur, Chennai

2. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Amravathi, AP

3. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Ramapuram-Chennai campus

4. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Ramapuram-Chennai vadapalani campus

5. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Sikkim

6. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Ghaziabad, UP

7. SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Sonipat, Haryana

Objectives of SRM institute:

· SRM institutes are well known for maintaining top-class infrastructure for their students.

· The laboratories in all the campuses are well equipped with the latest technology and objects.

· SRM institute has tie-ups with big companies such as Bosch for the purpose of training their students as well as for placements.

· One of the big tie-ups of SRM institute is with the TATA group.

· The faculty of SRM is very experienced adding benefits to the students and management.

· It is a well-known fact that more than 1 lakh students are presently studying on all the campuses of SRM institutes. 

· Students are given all the latest study materials and faculty are made available to solve the doubts through regular as well as special classes. 

· Apart from academics, this institute also focuses on the mental well being of their students hence they conduct various workshops and seminars.

· The campus provides other facilities to their students such as air-conditioned libraries and labs, wireless labs, smart classrooms, hygienic canteen, etc.

· Students who study from this institute go on to become successful in their field, they are taught self-discipline, and technically they are very strong. Students are given more knowledge of the basics hence they have a solid foundation of the subject. 

· SRM students are taken to foreign countries for sports and training purposes. 

Amidst their rigorous academic programs, many students choose online coaching for UPSC to prepare for the IAS – a role steeped in prestige and public service. This preparation syncs with their studies, equipping them to tackle the UPSC exam by graduation, a goal that attracts the brightest minds keen on shaping the nation’s future.


Question 1. Which is the best SRM out of all?

Answer: To be honest, the Kattankulathur Chennai campus is the main and best campus of SRM institutes. The infrastructure, faculty and labs are well established and way better than other branches. 

Question 2. Is SRM the best college for engineering?

Answer: Yes, SRM Institute of Science and Technology is one of the best engineering colleges in India. With regards to teachers, academics and other factors it is always placed above all the other institutions in India.

Question 3. Can we do medicine through SRM institute?

Answer: Yes, SRM institute also offers MBBS and other medical degrees to the students who are willing to pursue their career in medicine. 

Question 4. What is the full form of SRM?

Answer: SRM stands for Sri Ramaswamy Memorial Institute of Science and Technology. 

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