The SSN Institutions are the outcome of Dr. Shiv Nadar's ardent desire to give back to the
society that nurtured him.
Dr. Shiv Nadar, a
pioneer in the field of Information Technology founded the HCL
Group of Companies, which is today an acknowledged leader in the
As the Chairman of HCL Technologies Ltd., Dr. Shiv
Nadar has played a pivotal role in the rise of India as a
formidable power in IT and ITES. His commitment to professional
excellence and global quality is today a benchmark for
corporates in the IT domain.
The SSN Institutions are an outcome of the vision and initiative
of Padma Bhushan Dr. Shiv Nadar. It only follows that the
institution reflects the ideals of its Founder and seeks to
achieve excellence in education and research.
Dr. Shiv Nadar says,
"It is the responsibility of the industry to come forward
and empower academic institutions so that students get the right
opportunities to succeed in the global mainstream. SSN
Institutions are the realization of my personal dream."
Dr. Shiv Nadar's Message to the students best
exemplifies the Vision of SSN Institutions:
"The founding vision of the SSN Institutions, named after my
late father, Sri Sivasubramaniya Nadar, springs from a belief
that there is a lot of young talent here in India. With good
stewardship and encouragement, they can rise to the highest
levels globally in technology and leadership.
Our elegant SSN campus is conducive to serious academics and
vibrant extra-curricular activities. It is our constant
endeavor to bring to the SSN Institutions, the best in
technology and infrastructure, as we progress towards
accomplishing our vision of being a center of excellence.
Dear students, you have many roles to play. You are the
nation-builders. You are the movers of technology. You are the
agents of change. It is our fervent hope that the years that you
spend in SSN would enable you to be sophisticated users of
technology and equip you with leadership skills. The knowledge
that you will gain, the fine qualities that you will imbibe and
the technical skills that you will learn to apply will be your
major contribution to your parents, to society, and to the
I, as the weaver of a dream, urge you, the members of the
techno-generation of India, to explore the world of technology,
scale the heights of creativity and innovation, and above all,
to transform your learning experience to become exemplary human
beings. There are strong challenges to great effort but, always
remember, great effort bears the sweet fruit of success."