SASTRA (Shanmugha Arts Science Technology and Research Academy) located in the blest city of Thanjavur has been the harbingers of knowledge and wisdom for the past 32 years. Founded in the year 1984, the institution solely traverses responsibility and global exposure to the building buds of our future nation. The deemed university is well known for its glorified system which encapsulates research and other amenities. The academy propels in various aspects binding quality with heritage. It offers various undergraduate and post-graduate courses in Engineering, Science, Education, Management and Arts. Weaving its glory in the field of technology also has scaled its reputation. The ultimatum of this temple of knowledge is to scatter the richness of innovation in every possible means. SASTRA has established its supremacy by providing world-class infrastructure. From having a state of the art research centres to a Colosseum calibre library catapulting the students to dive well deep into knowledge based study and experience. Various social and students clubs add flavour to the recipe of fun based knowledge. The institution’s mantra of “Know SASTRA, Know Fun” signifies the ordeal behind their success. The atmosphere surmounting the life inside the campus sets the tone for a well-established and dignified leaders of tomorrow. It also holds a rich legacy in guarding the skill sets passed on by our ancestors.
DAKSH - One of the largest technical events of the south orchestrated by SASTRA UNIVERSITY unfurled technology with entertainment and brought together various institutions across south under one roof. The event surfaced in the year 2007 and mustered brains from various reputed institutes of our country. The innovation attributes of the participants were put to the litmus test and provides opportunities to help them discover exalting results. It has bridged the gap between practical and theoretical knowledge. The modules and marvels of engineering exhibits the success story of this phenomenon. The tenth edition of DAKSH attracted the scintillating brainpowers across the country binding science and technology. Events affiliated to all branches of engineering was conducted. The event also featured SASTRA’s version of TED talks namely the “POWER TALKS.” The versatility of the quizzing minds were under the hammer owing to DAKSH QUIZ- SPARDHA. It also showcased its first of its kind- AUTO EXPO namely STRUT D’AUTO. Automotive enthusiasts had their atypical experience of seeing their dream cars and bikes put on display. The Expo blossomed more than 700 visitors. The KTM Bike stunt show also added fuel to the motor addicts. The entertainment quotient was added by various dance shows including a skeleton and laser show. A perfect techno-entertainment fest which ensures to bring out the best from the intellectuals and paves the way for the technology of tomorrow. The extravaganza lingers out the best of human creativity.
About Make In India
The Make in India initiative was launched by the Government of India as a part of transforming the country into a manufacturing hub and attracting more foreign investors into the Indian Economy. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the campaign on September 2014 to address the growth concerns and improve the ease of doing business. The campaign was dedicated by the Prime Minister to the eminent patriot, philosopher and political personality, Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyay. It emphasizes 25 main sectors and promote their growth to generate more jobs and investments. With these efforts,India is soon becoming the preferred manufacturing destination of most investors across the globe. Daksh takes up this initiative as its theme for this year and contribute towards its success.