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.
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.
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.
Professor Jawahar Nesan received his B.E in Civil Engineering from Annamalai University, and his Masters (MPhil) and PhD in Construction Engineering and Management respectively from Loughborough University, England and University of Wolverhampton, England.
Prof. Nesan has earned more than 20 years of multidimensional academic experience in several capacities including Director, Senator, Professor, Teacher and a seasoned Researcher across the globe in three continents including Europe, North America and Asia. He made strategic contributions to the academic world during his tenure at the world’s top 300 universities including Western Michigan University, University Technology Malaysia, and University Putra Malaysia. Having attributed with a multifaceted personality, one of the leading public universities in Malaysia had invited him to specially contribute to its ambitious aim of becoming world’s top university by 2020. Simultaneously, he was also leading the Centre for Real Estate Studies in Malaysia as its Deputy Director to spearhead the institution’s commitment to advise and contribute to the Malaysian Construction Industry with cutting edge technologies, specifications, code of practices, and relevant legislations.
Being a reputable global expert in the area of construction management and building engineering, he had served the team of researchers at Housing Research Centre (during late nineties), sponsored by the Housing Ministry of Malaysia to develop suitable IBS (Industrialised Building Systems) building systems in Malaysia. He is considered as a distinguished author in the subject area of Human Resources in Construction Engineering and Management as he contributed much to this area through several refereed publications and books internationally. His book entitled “Empowerment in construction: the Way Forward for Performance Improvement” was published internationally by Research Studies Press Ltd, England.
He also has won several research grants both in Malaysia and USA and completed the projects successfully. His funded research areas included: sustainable construction processes; building systems and productivity; cost control system; construction tacit knowledge management; design maintainability; and research experience for undergraduate. His current research focus includes, design maintainability in building development, facility management, maintainable building materials, and construction management. His research findings were presented in several international conferences held in several countries including, England, Europe, Bahrain, Singapore, and Malaysia. He was also invited as a Keynote Speaker in and chaired several international conferences.
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.