The 147-year-old Senate House of the University of Madras is a towering example of Indo-Saracenic architecture.
The design of the building was by Robert Fellowes Chisholm. Twenty-one-year old Chisholm won a contest and was chosen to design Presidency College and a building to house the offices of the University.
By the end of his tenure is 1902, he had changed the skyline of the city.
The Senate House recently hosted the Chennai Photo Biennale.
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