About Chennai


Chennai is called the cultural capital of India for its traditions and long heritage.In time duration of 350 years, Chennai has blossomed into a charming city. Chennai has many tourist places, it is one of the tourist parts most visited by tourists.
In the year 2012, Chennai was India’s second largest exporter of IT and BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) services. A major part of India’s automobile are manufactured in Chennai and it also have a nick name of “Detroit of India. It is also known as cultural capital of South India.

Chennai Economy


Chennai has a broad industrial base in computer, automobile, technology, hardware, manufacturing and healthcare sectors. In the year 2012, Chennai was India’s second largest exporter of IT and BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) services. A major part of India’s automobile are manufactured in Chennai and it also have a nick name of “Detroit of India. It is also known as cultural capital of South India.
Chennai is the most visited city in India by international tourists according to Eromonitor. The city also has a location of the Madras Stock Exchange and the second financial hub in India after Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).

Cognizant at Pallikaranai


According to Forbes magazine, Chennai is one of the greatest growing cities in the world and is rated in the “Forbes Top 10 fastest growing cities in the globe. The city produces 30 percent of India’s 50% of leather export
Chennai contributes 14% of India’s total software exports and the second largest Indian city in terms of software exporter following Bangalore.

Tidel Park Chennai


Chennai contributes 14% of India’s total software exports and the second largest Indian city in terms of software exporter following Bangalore. The Tidel Park in Chennai is Asia’s largest IT Park. Prominent financial institutions, including the World Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Bank of America, ABN AMRO Bank etc. have back office and development centre operations in the city
Chennai is home to the national level commercial banks and state level co-operative banks. Chennai contributes 45% of hardware exports in India. Tamil film industry is the second largest film industry in India followed by Mumbai. Tamil television industry also plays vital role.