Department of Nautical Science
Total Land in Possession : 49 acres
Total Built-up Area : 12,00,924 sq.ft..
Total Cost of Buildings : Rs.120 crores.
Cost of Equipments : Rs.24.25 crores.
Total No. of Class Rooms : 306
Total No. of Laboratories : 102
No. of Computers : 1531 + 650 Lap-Tops
No. of Printers : 95
Internet facilities : 20 mbps Leased line connection – 3 Nos.
8 mbps R.F. line connection – 1 No.
Wi-Fi Internet Facility
No. of Auditorium : 4
No. of Seminar Halls : 6
No. of OHPs : 85
No. of LCDs : 50
Ship in Campus : 1
Free Clinic : 2
No. of Buses & Vans : 36 & 60
A striking feature of this University is well-planned and comprehensive, infrastructure provided to the students and faculty. They are :-
The major objective of higher education is to create or add to existing fund of knowledge. Research education is more than a continuation of University-level studies. At its best, research education is an apprenticeship - a student develops capacity of independent research by working closely with scholars, whose work can serve as a model. Achieving this, requires more than completing courses, accumulating grades and passing prescribed examinations.
To motivate the students for research in our institutions, the science departments provide adequate opportunities for those who have research aptitude. The laboratories in Microbiology and Biotechnology are provided with sophisticated equipment. The students are allowed to choose their research area. The University has been approved by UGC to facilitate the flow of fund for research projects.
To facilitate this, there are equipments like:
Sports & Games:
The University have vast and well laid out tracks. Excellent facilities are offered for all the indoor and outdoor games. The students get excellent training by a qualified Physical Director and his team of assistants. The students are encouraged to participate in various inter collegiate competitions to exhibit their talents and win medals and trophies. Vel's Sports Academy is functioning to promote sports and games.
Sports & Games facilities:
Transportation: Pallavaram is well connected by local electric train network and City Transport Corporation buses and buses are available from the Pallavaram Railway Station to the campus and vice versa at nominal rates.
Auditorium: "Shivalayaa" is a fully air conditioned auditorium of 1500 seating capacity built with a view to hold various curricular, co-curricular and cultural activities like seminars, conferences, intra and inter-universities cultural fests. It is one of the biggest auditoriums in this part of Chennai, that provides an opportunity for the students to exhibit their innate talents during the course of their study.
Conference Halls: We possess 5 Well-equipped, state-of-the-art air-conditioned conference halls with latest audio-visual equipments, which in turn make the seminars and conference sessions more lively and attractive.