SPIHER is a Deemed-to-be University established in 2008 under Section 3 of the UGC Act,1956. It was earlier functioning as St. Peter’s Engineering College which was established in the year 1993 and affiliated to Anna University, Chennai, with all the eligible programmes accredited by NBA AICTE, New Delhi.
St. Peter’s Institute of Higher Education and Research is now poised with greater thrust for high quality education and innovating programmes leading to research and development.
Well designed, spacious and air conditioned lecture theater to facilitate teaching-learning process. These trendy lecture theaters have comfortable seating arrangement with all modern teaching aids like OHP, LCD projector, VCD player etc.
Separate hostels are available for boys and girls with 164 and 156 rooms respectively with the total building area of 17,000 sq.m. Rooms are available for single, double, triple and quadruple accommodation with attached bathrooms. Kitchens are well equipped with modern steam cooking systems. Clean and hygienic dining halls are maintained throughout. Hostels are provided with reading rooms, TV rooms and recreation halls. A doctor visits the college/hostels on all days to render medical attention for the needy students
St.Peter’s University has a unique Library network in the campus. It includes Central Library, Postgraduate Library and Departmental Libraries. Book Bank Section and Hostel Libraries for the benefit of the students.
The University Library has 68069 Volumes of book and 27928 titles. The Library has 2047 books on the Book Bank section for SC/ST students. The Library also has a repository of Project Reports, Indian Standards Code books and CD-ROMS.
NPTEL course materials and Video lectures are made available in all subjects for the benefit of Students. Library subscribes for 233 online E-Journals, ie IEEE, ASME, ASCE, DELNET, and 77 hard copies of National and International Journals. University Library is an Institutional member of the following external Libraries namely SERC Library, British Council Library, American Library, DELNET, NPTEL, and Inflibnet.
The University Library also offers services such as Circulation Services, Web OPAC, Reservation, InterLibrary Loan, Internet Services, References Services, Reprographic Services etc. The Library Services are automated. Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) has been provided to the user to browse and retrieve the online information.
Clean and Hygienic Mess facility is provided in each hall,from breakfast to dinner
Own Bus Fleets running between 50 KM radius
A play ground facility is available for sports like cricket, football, volley ball, throw ball, basket ball, badminton and many other outdoor games.
A separate Training and Placement cell exists to arrange training programmes and placement drive for students. Students are given special training on personal development and soft skills right from the first semester which helps them to face life with confidence and also to perform well during placement tests and interviews conducted by various companies. Every academic year around 90% of students are placed and the rest pursue their higher studies. Placement interviews are arranged within the campus by inviting reputed firms and also in other institutions. The following companies visit our campus for placement. Saint Gobain, Cyber Slash Support, HCL Technology, Sutherland, Phoenix Maritime Services Pvt. Ltd., Sybrant, Gofrugal Technologies, Infosys, Vernalis Systems, Prokarma, Protechsoft Technologies, MRF Tyres, Bharat Logistic Solutions, IMRB Abacus, Syntel, Origin Learning Solutions, etc.,/p>
ST. PETER'S INSTITUTE OF HIGHER EDUCATION & RESEARCH COURSES
We are happy that the St.Peter’s Engineering College established in the year 1993 has been declared as a Deemed-to-be-University by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (Education), Government of India, New Delhi, Under Section 3 of the UGC, Act 1956 from 2008-09 onwards in the name and style of St.Peter’s University.
SPHIER Comprising St.Peter’s Engineering College and sponsored by St.Peter’s Institute of Higher Education and Research – Trust will continuously strive to focus on imparting quality education, introducing innovative programmes leading to Research and Development for sustainable growth.