Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology is one of South India's premier Academic and Research Institution that offers multi-disciplinary academic programmes in various fields of Engineering, Science, Technology, Law, Nursing, Pharmacy, Dental and Management.  It is established under Sec.3 of UGC Act, 1956 and is been Accredited with ‘A’ Grade by the National Accreditation and Assessment Council. Sathyabama has emerged as a leading institution and achieved excellence in higher education to the international standards through 23 Undergraduate Programmes, 37 Post-graduation programmes, Research, Technology Incubation, Product innovation in Science and Technology. The institution’s journey has been phenomenal under the able leadership of Dr.Mariazeena Johnson, Chancellor.  
The illustrious legacy of her father founder chancellor Col.Dr.Jeppiaar is well taken forward in the word and spirit. Sathyabama’s standing in rankings and ratings are unique at National and International level. The Institution has been ranked in 39th position by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), Government of India in University Category in India for the year 2020 and ranked one among the top 50 Universities for the last five consecutive years. Times Higher Education has ranked Sathyabama among the top Institutions worldwide. Success has become the synonym of Sathyabama with Dr.Mariazeena Johnson, the first youngest woman chancellor of an institution (deemed to be university), leading from front with humbleness in success and courage in character.