Shiv Nadar University, Chennai Opens Admissions for 2022-23 Academic Session – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

Chennai : Shiv Nadar University, Chennai, the third initiative in higher education of the Shiv Nadar Foundation, has opened admissions for its undergraduate programs – for the academic year 2022-23. The University is inviting applications for the six programs it offers in the disciplines of Computer Science and Engineering, Business and Economics.

This year, the University introduced a new forward-looking specialization in Cybersecurity for B. Tech in Computer Science in addition to the two currently offered programs of B. Tech in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science and B. Tech in Computer Science and Engineering (with a focus on the Internet of Things). The University is also launching a new department of economics at the ‘School of Science and Humanities’ offering new-age specializations in programs like B.Sc. in Economics (Data Science). Admission details for all programs for the 2022-23 academic year, including new programs, are available on the University’s website .

The undergraduate programs offered at the University are:

  • B. Tech. in artificial intelligence and data science
  • B. Tech. in computer science and engineering (cybersecurity)
  • B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering (Internet of Things)
  • B.Com / B.Com (Hons)
  • B. Com (Professional Accounting)
  • B.Sc. Economics (Data Science)

Speaking during the call for applications for the second academic season, Dr. Sriman Kumar Bhattacharyya, Vice Chancellor of Shiv Nadar University, Chennai said: “Shiv Nadar University, Chennai is committed to empowering the young minds of our country with the knowledge, skills and scientific thinking to meet the needs of today and tomorrow. With a full range of programs across all disciplines, our unique student-centric curriculum, and emphasis on research and innovation, we look forward to welcoming the next group of bright students and giving them the means of transformational education.

“We are delighted to introduce the Department of Economics of the School of Science & Humanities (SSH) which will train students to approach problems analytically and rely on their power of reason by blending scientific research with critical thinking and creativity. the The Department of Computer Science and Engineering’s new Cybersecurity program will enable students to build their abilities to secure all aspects of data in a world that is increasingly dependent on technology. Bhattacharyya added.


All University programs are designed to be contemporary and industry-focused. These are modeled after those offered by top global universities, nurturing knowledge and skills that will enable students to enter and excel in a changing professional or educational landscape, both in India and abroad. The programs include several specialized electives that facilitate learning through mini-projects and will include semester-long projects where students can apply their knowledge and skills to work on real-world problems. The University has recruited prominent academicians of international renown to join its faculty as well as renowned industry professionals to join as guest lecturers, ensuring that students learn from the best mentors.


The University ensures that financial constraints are not an obstacle for deserving students to pursue their studies. Scholarships at the University cover all or part of the study and living expenses for the duration of the undergraduate program. Details related to the scholarship can be found at

Admission procedure and eligibility criteria

Admissions will be based on a SNUCEE acronym entrance test and interview conducted by the University, as well as grades obtained by Year XII students. Interested students are invited to register on the University website, from April 25, 2022.

Admissions to the University are open to Indian resident students, non-resident Indians, persons of international origin and foreign nationals.

About Shiv Nadar University Chennai

Shiv Nadar University Chennai ( is a research-oriented university offering a wide range of specialized academic programs at the undergraduate level. The university was established by the Shiv Nadar Foundation, a philanthropic foundation established by Mr. Shiv Nadar, founder of HCL – a leading US$11.2 billion global technology company. The University strives to become a pioneering institution of higher education, setting new global academic benchmarks and revolutionizing the educational landscape in the country.

The University campus has state-of-the-art infrastructure for learning, including seminar halls, auditoriums, libraries, gymnasium, sports complex, and hostels for men and women. The campus is fully Wi-Fi enabled with 24/7 internet access.

Shiv Nadar University, Chennai provides a holistic educational environment that is continuously evolving to bridge the gap between the classroom and global demands by world-class faculty who are progressive scholars, leading thinkers and innovative educators from of world ranked universities. The University started its journey to become a world-renowned center of learning and innovation with the Tamil Nadu State Government Legislation in 2018 and offers innovative undergraduate programs in the fields of Engineering , trade and economy. disciplines.

About the Shiv Nadar Foundation

Established in 1994 by Shiv Nadar, founder of HCL – a leading US$11.2 billion global technology company, the Foundation is committed to creating a more equitable and merit-based society by empowering people through transformational education and bridging economic divides. Over the past 27 years, the Foundation has directly touched the lives of more than 30,000 alumni and students through its renowned institutions in literacy, K12 and higher education. Today, the Foundation has a community of more than 100,000 members, which includes not only alumni and students scattered around the world, but also faculty members, business leaders and extended families.

The Foundation has invested approximately US$1 billion in its seven flagship institutions and initiatives in education and the arts. Currently, more than 13,000 students and more than 2,000 professors are part of the Foundation, as well as approximately 21,000 alumni scattered around the world.

Foundation students have gone on to study at some of the best institutions in the world, including the Ivy League in the United States, and top universities in other countries, including Australia, Singapore, China, and the United Kingdom. Students also work in major companies including Goldman Sachs, Honda, HP, Schindler and several others in India and other regions. Faculty at the Foundation institutions are drawn from top Indian and international universities with a strong focus on research and innovation.

The Shiv Nadar Foundation pursues the philosophy of “creative philanthropy”. It is a powerful model that envisions the creation of institutions designed to last and continue to impact future generations. It is an approach that enables sustained institutionalized philanthropy for long-term, high-impact socio-economic transformation.

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