The SASTRA cultural team has an enviable success rate in all the inter-college cultural event it has chosen to participate. In the past many years the team has secured top honours in a plethora of events at prestigious inter collegiate and interuniversity competitions that include among others FESTEMBER at REC Trichy, INTERFACE at CECRI Karaikudi, HARMONY at Coimbatore Institute of Technology, PECOFES at the Pondicherry Engineering College, and RENAISSANCE at the PSG College of Technology Coimbatore to name a few.
SASTRA set at naught all competition at FESTEMBER, the prestigious REC cultural extravaganza retaining the coveted Ilayaraja Rolling Shield for a record-breaking seventh year in a row starting from 1997, a record unparalleled in the annals of FESTEMBER. The management of SASTRA actively encourages students to participate in various competitions and offers cash incentives to all participants.
1500 kVA Generator, Effluent Treatment Plant, RO Plant, Biogas Power Plant, Student Assocation Center, WADIO(Wi-fi Campus Radio), DTP / Photocopying / Telephone facilities, Professional Courier Center, Yoga & Music Classes, Vedic Classes, well laid tar road, etc. make the University an integrated township.