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Welcome to Saveetha College of Allied Health Sciences


About Us

Saveetha College of Allied Health Sciences provides an enriched and diverse learning environment for our students. Our teachers are passionate, experienced and eager to pass on their knowledge to their students.

At Saveetha College of Allied Health Sciences, we do our best to prepare our students for a rewarding and fulfilling career in the field of allied health sciences. We believe that great education means much more than acquiring knowledge and skill.  Are you ready to start your future with us? Get in touch!

Legs in Jeans

Dr. N.M. Veeraiyan

Founder, Chancellor, SIMATS

 The Architect of Saveetha Empire in Education

       Dr. N.M.Veeraiyan was born on 15-11-1947 at Nalligowandanoor, Erode District and had schooling at Kavandapadi.

       He is an alumni of Madras Medical College, one of the premier Institutions of this country.He graduated in Dentistry in 1970. A renowned dental surgeon,Dr.Veeraiyan established a 100 bedded multi-specialty hospital in 1977 and also a School of Nursing for Diploma course , the first of its kind in Erode.

       Dr. N.M.Veeraiyan, had the ambition to start a model dental college and started Saveetha Dental College & Hospital in Chennai in 1988 and subsequently College of Nursing in 1992, College of Physiotherapy in 1993 and College of Occupational Therapy in 1998 .The service to the cause of education was extended to other fields by establishment of Saveetha Engineering College in 2001.

       He had a vision to impart education on par with international standards by updating the curriculum and reforming examination system and to expose & engage students & faculty in research activities . This led to the creation of a Deemed to be University namely Saveetha University in 2005.Later three more institutions were added to the Saveetha family-Saveetha Medical College, Saveetha School of Management and Saveetha School of Law.

       Dr.N.M.Veeraiyan is a FELLOW of international honor of Pierre Fauchard Academy. His proficiency in Tamil language is revealed from the Tamil Book “Vaai Pal Maruthuvam”which was co author by him and got him an award from the Government of Tamil Nadu. He is the proud recipient of “The Life Time Achievement Award” by The T.N.Dr.M.G.R.Medical University, Edupreneur Award by Times Of India, Inspiration Leaders of India Award 2013 by Gerri Schroder - Henderson City Council Member, Dr.Ruby Dhalla - Indian Canadian Politician & Brand Ambassdor PBG, Valerie Paker - President National Association of Women Business Owners and Award of Excelleince 2013 by Indian Red Cross Society, Tamil Nadu Branch. The staff & students of Saveetha University look up to him for guidance, as they admire his vision & his genuineness & commitment to the human cause & education.



Vice Chancellor

  • Prof. Dr. Rakesh Kumar Sharma did his M. Pharm in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from Panjab University, Chandigarh. He did Two years PG Diploma in Business Management from Punjabi University, Patiala. He holds his Ph.D in Chemistry from University of Delhi.

  • He has total Academic and Professional Experience for 36 years Dr Sharma has acclaimed eight  National and five International Awards.

  • He is a member of Expert /Core Groups of many ministries of Government of India. Dr. Sharma has filed 24 patents and published 339 papers besides contributing 54 chapters in books and editing 14 books.and retired as Director, Defence Food Research Laboratory, DRDO, Mysore, Karnataka. Dr Sharma holds appointment of Adjunct Professor of Jamia Hamdard in the Department of Pharmacognosy




One of our absolute artistic, literary, engineering and scientific academicians with a concrete record of building a network that continues to foster academic innovations, excellent multidisciplinary initiatives, remarkable resource management and of course advanced research expertise is identified to having inbuilt administrative efficiency to head and assure the smooth functioning of our world renowned University. The awards and honours the institution (Saveetha School of Engineering) has bagged under his strategic planning and management so far. In addition to his technical and administrative skills, positive attitude and commitment towards his roles and responsibilities all through his 30+ years of experience are what made him a unique leader today. Has bagged an ever wondered award of Volunteer Core Values Awards 2020 for the category of Teamwork in recognition of outstanding and valued volunteer contribution to the IET's vision and mission as the Chairman,  IET Chennai Local Network which is a feather on his cap. An official attachment established across the Saveetha fraternity is his designated commitment wherein his heart and soul are continuing to pray for the betterment of the fraternity by choice. Inspiring are the leaders from the history; so does this Professor indeed.....



Director, SMC



M.Sc (RS & DT), M.S.W, M.Sc (C & P), MABMS, DCRCT, Ph.D.

  • One of the Senior Healthcare Professional with entire qualification (Under-graduation, Post-graduation and Doctorate) from the field of Allied Health Sciences.

  • Expert Member to Ministry of Health and Family welfare, Government of India in framing National Curriculum, Career pathway and job profile for Dialysis therapy technology programme.

  • Eleven Publications in National and International Journals and first dialysis professional from India, to publish in an International journal with an Impact Factor of 6.4   (Scopus and Web of Sciences indexed).

  • Eight Awards for Best Paper, Poster, research publication and dedicated service etc.

  • Twenty-Six paper presentations and attended 60 national, international conferences and workshop

  • Expertise in Allied Health Sciences, Renal Sciences and Dialysis Technology curriculum, education, training and Research.


Saveetha College of Allied Health Sciences

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Saveetha College of Allied Health Sciences
Saveetha Nagar, Thandalam
Chennai - 602 105


Saveetha College of Allied Health Sciences
Saveetha Nagar, Thandalam
Chennai - 602 105

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