SRM University Admits 165 students under sports quota

The Chancellor, Chairman and President, SRM Group of Institutions, the Pro Chancellor, the Vice Chancellor and Registrar of SRM University are very particular of encouraging the sports activities on par with Academic programme. With their blessing directorate of sports SRM University conducted sports quota selection trials for 2016-2017 on 11th 12th 13th of April 2016 and 12th &13th of May at SRM University. 

Nearly 1029 sports persons participated in the selection trials in Athletics(M&W), Badminton(M&W), Ball Badminton(M&W), Basketball(M&W), Chess(M&W), Cricket(M), Hockey(M), kabaddi(M), Table Tennis(M&W), Tennis(M&W) and Volleyball(M&W).  All the selections were monitored by Physical Directors & Coaches and experts from Tamil Nadu State under the guidance of Director, Directorate of Sports, SRM University. 

Now SRM University has admitted One Hundred and Sixty Five sports students including National and International Players under sports quota. Some of them are worth mentioning such as 1.Washington Sundar (International Cricketer), 2.Karthikayen Murali(Grand Master- Chess) & 3.Leela Lakshmi(International Badminton) 4.Sushmit Sriram (International Table Tennis),  5.Sneha Devi Reddy (Tennis International) 6.J.Mohit Mayur (Tennis International)  7.Prajakta Sanjay Sawant(International Badminton) 8.Sheenu(Basketball Junior India) 9.Prakash (Basketball Junior National)and 10. C.Vivek (Volleyball National Player), Sports Quota Students have been admitted in Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Faculty of Science and Humanities, Management Studies, SRM Arts & Science College, Valliammai Engineering College and VPT Polytechnic College.  A total amount of Rs.3,73,60,000/- will be spend towards tuition fees and boarding & lodging for the above sports quota students for the year  2016-2017. 

Issue of Admit Card Ceremony held today 29.6.2016 (Wednesday) 11.00a.m. at SRM University, Kattankulathur Campus, Chennai.  SRM University Pro Vice Chancellor (Planning & Development), and The Director, Faculty of Science & Humanities, SRM University presided over the function and issue the admit card to the students.

In addition to that already the following Senior International players are pursuing their studies in different faculties of our SRM University, R.Anand Raj(TT Player), K.Bharat Shankar (Cricketer), Abhishek Tanwar(Cricketer), T.Sathriyan (Volleyball Player), Muthusamy (Volleyball Player)