About SASTRA University
SASTRA University is located on the outskirts of one of the cultural heritages of India, Thanjavur. Situated on the Trichy-Thanjavur highway, the campus is housed on an area of 125 acres. The University which started as Shanmugha Polytechnic College in 1984 has now grown leaps and bounds. SASTRA provides various Undergraduate and Postgraduate degrees in a wide range of disciplines that offers a set up that will aid in unleashing the creativity of students to prove their mettle and emerge victorious. It offers state of the art infrastructure and provides an ideal ambience for development and growth of its students. The academic accomplishments and intellectual excellence makes SASTRA a landmark on the global academic map. The standard of its courses is reflected in the grades awarded by the National Assessment and Accredition Council (NAAC). It represents a comprehensive approach to personal and professional evolution..
About the Department
The Department of Bioengineering is aimed at Integrating Engineering Sciences with Biomedical sciences. A lot of research is being carried out in this discipline at SASTRA University which is being headed by Dr. Umamaheswari .K, Associate Dean, Bioengineering and Nanotechnology. The university has established well equipped.
About the Be@s
Bahisprana, a Sanskrit term translating into “External Life” captures the fundamental spirit and drive behind the BE@S association. Started in 2004 by Chandan Mittal, then a final year student with just 10 members, BE@S has since grown to encompass over 250 dynamic members, all working towards a common goal of furthering the standard of living through its many activities, or as our motto aptly puts it “Redefining Healthcare”.
Bahisprana’17 is the sixth of the successful installments of annual tech fests hosted by the BE@S association. Started as “Biocarnival” in the year 2005, these tech fests have become a name to reckon with in the field of bioengineering and nanotechnology as a platform to learn, innovate and compete. Earmarking a niche for itself in the field of life sciences these fests are well renowned for their focus on techniques to save lives.
This time again Bahisprana’17 is all geared up to amaze you with its informative workshops, lectures, challenging events and much more on JANUARY 7th & 8th.The BE@S Association(Bioengineers at SASTRA), School of Chemical and Biotechnology, SASTRA University, is conducting a National Level Seminar entitled," Next Generation Device Design” on 7th January, 2017 as a part of Bahisprana'17.