Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering (SSN CE) is the outcome of the vision and initiative of Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman of HCL Technologies Ltd. and a pioneer in the field of Information Technology. The Institution reflects the ideals of its founder and seeks to achieve excellence as an academic institution and advanced research centre. The Management Committee members Mr. R. Srinivasan, Chairman, SSN Institutions, Mrs. Kala Vijayakumar, President, SSN Institutions and the Principal Dr. S. Salivahanan facilitate the good governance of the college.

SSN CE was established in 1996 on a sprawling campus of 250 acres with over 1.8 million square feet built up area comprising of aesthetically designed buildings and a technology driven learning environment. SSN is the home for some of the best programmes in engineering. The institution offers eight B.E. / B.Tech. degree programmes in Chemical Engg., EEE, ECE, CSE, IT, Biomedical Engg., Mechanical Engg., and Civil Engg.. It also offers eleven PG degree programmes in Environmental Science & Technology, Power Electronics & Drives, Communication Systems, Computer Science & Engineering, Applied Electronics, Computer & Communication, VLSI design, Software Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Energy Engineering, Medical Electronics and in addition to MBA.

The admission is done purely on the basis of merit with over 15% of student body receiving scholarships worth Rs. 4 crores every year to meritorious and deserving students.

The Institution is certified with ISO 9001:2015 and all eligible programmes are accredited by NBA. Recently our college was awarded the highest grade A+ by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

The University Grants Commission has granted autonomy status under category 1 based on the NAAC score of 3.55 from the academic year 2018-19. In 2018, the Institution has been ranked 36 amongst all engineering colleges in India by NIRF, MHRD. The College has consistently stood top among colleges affiliated to Anna University.


The Chemical Engineering Department offers B.Tech degree programme in Chemical Engineering and M.Tech degree program in Environmental Science & Engineering and recognized as a research centre by Anna University, Chennai to carry out cutting edge research. The Department comprises Two Professors, Ten Associate Professors and Two Assistant Professors and is well equipped with the state-of-the art laboratories and softwares like ChemCAD, ANSYS, AspenPlus, COMSOL and MATLAB. Majority of the faculty have Doctoral qualification in specialized research area in Chemical Engineering fields and received a research grant worth Rs.67.35 Lakhs from DST-SERB, New Delhi, India. The Department organizes International Conferences in the month of February every year and National Level Students Symposium “INVENTE” every year in the month of August. Other events include workshop on Pollution Control, ChemCAD, CFD, MATLAB, Nanotechnology and Energy. The focus areas of research include Abatement of Water Pollution, Nanotechnology, Green Solvent, Molecular Modeling, Post Combustion CO2 Capture, Process Development, Clean Coal Technology, Process Intensification using Ultrasound, Biomass Utilization and other novel fields.


The 4th International Conference on Recent Advancements in Chemical, Environmental and Energy Engineering (RACEEE 2019) is organized by academics and researchers belong to various scientific areas of Chemical and it's allied fields. The conference aims to create an International forum for academics, researchers and scientists from world wide to discuss, exchange knowledge about the issues, remedies and demands related to chemical, environmental and energy engineering. This conference includes the plenary lectures from renowned key note speakers, oral/poster presentation sessions and an attractive social and cultural program. All the accepted papers will be published in the book of abstracts of the conference. The selected papers can be further considered for publication in Scopus/Thomson Reuters Journals.


Chennai, capital of Tamil Nadu is a historical city of India, located on the Coromandel Coast off the Bay of Bengal. It is a major commercial, cultural, economic and educational center in South India. Certain places of interest around Chennai are UNESCO Heritage Site of Mahabalipuram, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Marina and Elliots beaches, Theme Parks, Green Parks etc. Chennai has many traditional and famous educational institutes, Government and private Medical Institutions, Arts and science colleges of international reputation. Details of Chennai city, bus and train routes, other details are illustrated in many websites, including (

Chennai is among the richest cities and India’s biggest software and financial market. Other notable industries/plants situated in and around Chennai are petrochemical, refinery plants, automobile industries, electronics industries and chemical engineering companies. The climate will be pleasant and warm during February.