The Great Lakes Campus is comparable is the best in the world in terms of infrastructure, aesthetics and more importantly an example of sustainable use of resources. Set on the scenic ECR road which runs from Chennai to Pondicherry and just 9 kms from UNESCO heritage site Mahabalipuram, the campus provides a serene and tranquil environment with ideal setting for pursuing extremely rigorous and intellectually challenging programs.
- 27 acre LEED Platinum rated green campus – one of the few in the world.
- Ultra modern resource centre full of world class literature and electronic databases.
- Fully air-conditioned residential accommodation for bachelors as well as married couples managed by one of the world's leading facilities management company.
- Ample recreational opportunities inside and outside campus including the beautiful beaches of Mahabalipuram at a stones throw.
The Resource Centre boasts of an unparalleled collection of books, top management journals, magazines, course materials, project reports, annual reports, news papers, case studies and articles. It also provides access to various research databases like EBSCO, ISI Emerging markets, Proquest, CMIE, Indiastat.com that enable the students in their research activities. In addition, the resource centre also has AV resources with collection of the most interesting videos in management.
The Resource Centre currently subscribes to over 65 periodical titles. About 35 titles are accessible online by Resource Centre & about 9000 titles are accessible online through Resource Centre's database subscription. The total size of the Resource Centre exceeds 5000 books and more than 1000 AV resources.
Using OPAC, users can search the RC Online Catalogue by Author, Title, Subject, and keywords. In addition, the users can know the latest additions of periodicals and books and the status of a document (whether on shelf or on issue). Reservation of a book can be done Online as well.
Great Lakes has excellent sports and recreation facilities on campus, with dedicated facilities for Gym, yoga, table tennis, basketball, badminton and volleyball etc. Sports centre houses required equipments for all sports including cricket. Indoor sports facilities include carom, chess and Foosball. Gym is equipped with latest fitness equipments such as treadmills, exercise bikes, Multi stations, slant board, stability ball and free weights.
How to reach Great Lakes
Great Lakes is situated 65 Kms from Chennai Central Station. On the ECR road from Chennai to Pondicherry, Great Lakes is 9 Kms after Mahabalipuram, in Manamai village on the right hand side of the road.