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International Affairs & Admission Cell

(Foreign Nationals / Persons of Indian origin / Children of Indian Workers in Gulf Countries / Scholarship Programmme for Diaspora Children)

Sona with its cross-cultural flavour has been a leader in providing quality education for International Students for more than a decade. The NBA Accreditation (NBA File No.: 33-153/2010-NBA) under Washington Accord permits International students to get the equivalence in their respective countries for the courses pursued at Sona.

Sona would provide a new experience and understand the “Learning is a Celebration” at Sona.

Unique at Sona

    • 500+

      Doctorates

    • Amongst the 500+ faculty in the campus, around 40% of them are doctorates who work on Research projects and guide the students in getting their goals achieved.Read more...

    • 30+

      Research Labs

    • The campus has nurtured 30+ inter-discipline research centres, especially in the areas of nano-technology, robotics, automation, etc Read More

    • 100+

      Space

    • A 100+ acres of land in the heart of the Tier II City! Sona located in Salem, a proposed Smart City by Govt of India, you need not go far from the campus for any of your requirements.Read More

    • Industry

      Academia Collaboration

    • Sona's industry-academia interaction enthuses the spirit of innovation in the budding engineers!.Read more...

    • 30+

      Nationalities

    • Sona has nurtured students from more 30+ different countriesRead More

    • Japanese

      Language training

    • Knowing another language enriches your personal life,increases your power to act as a citizen of the world."Read More

Contact Us

International Programmes

  • Head, International Affairs Cell ,
  • Sona College of Technology,
  • Salem – 636 005.
  • Tamil Nadu, India
  • Phone :00 91 427 4099877 (Direct)
  • Fax : 00 91 427 4099988 (Office)
  • Email :fnadmission[At]sonatech.ac.in

College and Schools

Categories of Admission at Sona

  • CIWGC – SEA (Children of Indian Workers in Gulf and South-East Asia Countries)
  • OCI / PIO / FN / NRI
  • OCI / PIO / FN from Category A Countries

Category A Countries

Africa*, Iraq, Iran, Myanmar, Brunei, Cambodia, Fiji, Indonesia, Vietnam, PNG, Malaysia & SAARC** countries.

African Countries*-Algeria, Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Cape Verde, Cote d’Ivoire, Comoros, Chad Djibouti, Libya, Liberia, Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, Malawi, South Sudan, Africa, Egypt, Burundi, Somalia, Guinea, Cameroon, Zambia, Gambia, Mauritius, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Seychelles, Reunion, Mali, Niger, Congo, Mozambique, Namibia & Senegal.

SAARC Countries**- Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan & Maldives