Saveetha University (SUC), Chennai is the best private university in India. It has been ranked in 2012 as the best private university and the third best of all universities in India by the Pioneer India’s oldest newspaper. It is the best place to become a doctor or an engineer or an executive. This top university was started as a dental school which grew tremendously and gained university status in 2005. It is one of the premier universities in India running Medical, Dental, Allied-health sciences, Technical and Management institutions. The institute achieved the deemed to be university status under section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 by the Government of India on 18th March 2005. The University is governed by Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, a trust which was established by Saveetha Medical and Educational Trust.