This admission season saw a registration of close to 1,72,585 students for taking SRM Joint Entrance Exam for Engineering (SRMIEEE). The online test was administered from 16th to 30th April 2018 in 123 venues across the country and 5 venues in Middle East. That the Institute is popular with regions outside the state boundaries of Tamil Nadu is reflected by the demand distribution: 9061 Candidates from Uttar Pradesh, 7212 candidates from Maharashtra, 5072 candidates form Delhi ,3933 candidates from West Bengal.
Counseling for admission to B.Tech is scheduled from 11th May 2018, will go up to 17thMay 2018.The Counseling is administered centrally at Kattankulathur for the four campuses of SRM Institute of Science 8: Technology , SRM University Delhi NCR, Sonepat and SRM University AP,Amaravati. On the first day of counselling, Dr.Pareevendhar, Chancellor , SRMIST awarded several scholarships to recognize and reward highly meritorious students that includes Founders’ Scholarship which entitles for 100% waiver of tuition and hostel fees which was offered to top 100 rank holders of SRMJEEE .In addition to the above, SRMJEEE merit scholarship, Socio – Economic scholarship , differently-abled scholarship , Employee ward scholarship, SRM Arts & culture scholarship and scholarships to outstanding sports persons were awarded.