East Tambaram is a suburb in Chennai, India. The streets in East Tambaram are named after sages and poets of India like Vyasar Street, Bharadwajar Street, Kalamegam Street, Manimegalai Street, Thiruvalluvar Street, Porchellvan Street, Patharagiriyar Street, Siddhar Street, Bharatamatha street etc.
East Tambaram is rapidly transforming into an urban habitat. Since there are lots of schools and colleges around this suburb, people from the heart of the Chennai City migrate to this place for continuing their children's education. Some of the good schools in the are include Christ King Girls Higher Secondary School, Corley Boys High School, St.Mary's Co-ed School, Christ King Primary School, Sita Devi Garodia School and Shankara Vidhyala. It is also the home for Madra Christian College, the college which produced illuminaries like Indira Nooyi.