Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar College of Engineering (SSN CE) is the outcome of the vision and initiative of Dr. Shiv Nadar, Chairman, HCL Technologies and a pioneer in the field of Information Technology. The Institution stands out as a premier center of higher learning with a mission of pursuing excellence in education and research. SSN institutions, with its diverse and dynamic community of students offer a distinctive combination of some of the finest undergraduate, postgraduate and research programmes. The campus has been interconnected through Wired as well as Wireless (Wi-Fi) Network. SSN CE is ranked 36th in the Engineering Category in India Rankings 2018 by NIRF, MHRD. The college has obtained Accreditation from NAAC with A+ grade for 5 years; the institution is certified with ISO 9001:2015 and UG & PG programmes have been accredited by NBA. The University Grants Commission has granted autonomy status under category 1 from the academic year 2018-19. SSN CE has been consistently proving its class by retaining the top position among all affiliated colleges in Tamilnadu.

The Department of Mathematics has faculty members working on diverse areas including Stochastic Processes, Fuzzy Theory, Graph Theory, Data Mining, Fluid Dynamics, Differential Equations, Harmonic Analysis and Image Processing. The faculty of Chemical Engineering work on research areas such as Abatement of Water Pollution, Nanotechnology, Ionic Liquids in Separation Processes, Molecular Modeling, Post Combustion CO2 Capture, Clean Coal Technology, Process Intensification using Ultrasound and other novel fields. These departments are recognized research centres of Anna University, Chennai to purse Ph.D. Degree. The Department of Chemical Engineering offers B.Tech (Chemical Engineering) and M.Tech (Environmental Science & Technology). The department is well equipped with the state‐of‐the art laboratories and softwares like Chem CAD, ANSYS, Aspen Plus, COMSOL and MATLAB. The departments have research projects funded by Department of Science & Technology – Science and Engineering Research Board (DST-SERB), India and consultancy projects from Sheenlac Paints Limited Chennai and Horizon Engineering Solutions Waterloo, Canada.

Society of Advancement for Chemical Sciences & Education (SACSE) was founded in 2011 with the objective of popularizing scientific education and societal advancement in our country with emphasis on chemistry. It has more than 250 life members and the membership covers a wide spectrum of researchers. This Association has organized a number of symposia, seminars, workshops & science quiz contests in various institutions all over the country.