Over 25 Yrs of Excellence in Physiotherapy
Over 25 Yrs of Excellence in Physiotherapy
The Saveetha College of Physiotherapy was established in the year 1993 and has been ranked as one of the best institutes in India.
Our Vision is Dedicated to impart quality education in the field of physiotherapy,providing evidence based physiotherapy care to the community encouraging seeds of research in every professional aspirant in the institution thereby to fulfill the vision of the University.
To provide quality education on par with the global standards
Guide towards research to promote evidence based physiotherapy practice
Create awareness and provide quality service to the society and work towards preventive health.
Update and share existing and new knowledge in the field of physiotherapy for the faculty to update.
To promote quality education, to convert a novice into a competent expert in the relevant field at par with global standards by meeting the far reaching expectations and requirements of the students through dedicated and devoted staffs with updated systems and continued improvement.
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, TamilNadu 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.
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 is Elected Fellow of Association of Food Scientists and Technologists (India), Indian College of Nuclear Medicine, Society of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Indian Association of Biomedical Scientists and Institution of Chemists
He has total Academic and Professional Experience for 36 years 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 & Phytochemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy and Honorary Professor in Food Processing and Preservation, Avinashilingam
University, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. While working in DRDO, Dr. Sharma has made significant contributions in CBRN defence, development of New Drugs, Novel Drugs Delivery Systems, Herbal Radioprotectors, Herbal Biothreat Mitigators, and Nutraceuticals. He has guided 12 students for the award of Ph.D.
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.
Dr.V.Thiagarajan,Ph.D., has 35 years of academic,research and Administrative experience and Specialized in the field of Bio-Technolgy and Genetics.Has published more than 100 research papers,obtained research grants and has one Patent to his credit.Has More 12 years of Administrative experience as Professor and Head,Registrar in TANUVAS.
After serving for 5 years as COE,Currently holding the Administrative Position as Registrar, Saveetha University.
Our College is recognized as a state leader in teaching and learning, student relationships and well being. We create a safe social and physical environment that helps all our students learn and succeed.
The size of the College and the emphasis on developing and maintaining positive relationships means that we know each student as an individual. we can provide more personal support and greater access to opportunities in each student’s chosen fields of interest.
Parents and visitors compliment us on the warm and orderly atmosphere and our strong sense of community. We encourage all our students to develop high expectations about themselves, their work and their behavior, which is an expression of our values of Personal Best, Integrity, Respect and Responsibility.
Our approach involves working with parents to meet the individual needs of every student, and supporting them to fulfill their academic and co-curricular goals and dreams to become a best physiotherapist. The broad range of opportunities and pathways offered in the college,including smart-board teaching ,clinical rotatory postings starts from 3rd semester onward,regular community visits,industrial visits and advance CBCS syllabus pattern and evidence based approach,etc.
And I am proud that ours is the one and only institute with highly qualified staffs, pursing PhD and PhD qualified faculties.which makes leaching a effective manner.