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Christian Medical College Vellore is a private institute and it is minority-run research and educational institute that includes a network of care hospitals in Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India. Founded by Dr. Ida S. Scudder. Christian Medical College is maintained by the Christian Medical College Vellore Association, it's a registered society. Association is formed by Christian organizations and 50 different Indian Christian churches.

The Christian organizations which run over 225 hospitals, health centers, and dispensaries. CMC Vellore has gained many achievements in India. It includes starting the first College of Nursing, performing the first leprosy reconstructive surgery in the world, performing the first successful surgery of open-heart in India, and performing the first bone marrow transplantation. In the year 2020, it received the first prize award by CAHO, Bangalore an accredited body for health care, for improving the quality and safety of healthcare services.

Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu aims to bring high-quality healthcare service to those who need it the most. The Strategic Vision of the college is to develop students' minds through education and professionally excellent, compassionate, training, ethically sound, servant-leaders in health care. Its lucrative courses and its outstanding achievements create interest amongst students for CMC Vellore Admission.

Christian Medical College, Vellore Highlights 
Year of Establishment 1918
Location Vellore, Tamil Nadu
Affiliation Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University
Recognition/ Accreditation NABH, MCI, NAAC
Infrastructure Library, Labs, Canteen, Hostel, Sports Facility
CMC Courses   Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Research 
Fees CMC Vellore Fees
Admission Details CMC Vellore Admission
CMC Vellore Address Ida Scudder Road, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632004
Contact Number 0416-2281000, 3070000
Email [email protected]
CMC Official Website www.cmch-vellore.edu

CMC Vellore Quick Links:

In India, CMC medical college ranked top among the medical colleges and offers an extensive range of courses in the fields of medicine, allied health sciences, nursing, and related disciplines. Other information relating to the college is provided below:

CMC Vellore Courses:

The College offers various courses under disciplines such as diploma, undergraduate, and Postgraduate. The list of courses offered by the college is mentioned in the tables below: 

Medical Programmes:

Courses Specializations
MBBS
MD
Anesthesia, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Community Medicine, Dermatology Venerol & Lep, Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, General Medicine, Microbiology, Pediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Psychiatry, Radiodiagnosis, Radiotherapy, Respiratory Medicine, Transfusion Medicine.
MS
ENT, General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, and Orthopedics.
DA Anesthesia
DCP
Clinical Pathology
DDVL
Dermatology Venerol & Lep.
DLO ENT
DGO
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
D Orth Orthopedics
DCH Pediatrics
DPM Psychiatry
DMRD Radiodiagnosis
DMRT Radiotherapy
DM
Cardiology, Clinical Haematology, Critical Care Medicine, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Hand Surgery, Hepatology, Infectious Disease, Neonatology, Nephrology, Neurology, and Rheumatology
M.Ch
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Endocrine Surgery, Gynecological Oncology, Hepato-Pancreato- Biliary Surgery, Neurosurgery, Pediatric Surgery, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Urology, and Vascular Surgery.
Post-Graduate Fellowship
Accident & Emergency Medicine, Advanced General Dentistry, Laser Dentistry, Diabetes, Medical Genetics, Neonatology, Palliative Medicine

Distance Education Programmes:

Courses
Specialization
Medical
Post Graduate Diploma in Allergy and Asthma (DAA), Certificate in General Dentistry, Diploma in General and Hospital Dentistry, Distance Fellowship in Diabetes Management, Post Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine (PGDFM) – for fresh MBBS graduates – Medical Education Unit, Post Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine (PGDFM) - Distance Education Unit, Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatrics, Distance Education Fellowship in Hypertension, and Master in Medicine (Family Medicine) - Affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University


Post-Doctoral Fellowship:

  • Cardiac Anaesthesia
  • Neuro Anaesthesia
  • Advanced Clinical Anaesthesia & Perioperative Medicine
  • Clinical Cardiac Electro Physiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Advanced Training in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Pediatric Dermatology
  • Advanced Medical Dermatology
  • Dermatosurgery
  • Diabetology
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Audio Vestibular Diseases
  • ENT – Head & Neck – Skull Base Surgery
  • Implantation Otology
  • Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 
  • Laryngology & Phonosurgery
  • Rhinology
  • Advanced Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Bone Marrow & Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Clinical Haematology
  • Molecular Haematology
  • Clinical Hepatology
  • Clinical Genetics
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Microbial Medicine and Infections Control
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Interventional Nephrology
  • Renal Transplantation
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Neurosurgery Spine
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Skull Base Neurosurgery
  • Gynaec Oncology
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Clinical Embryology
  • Pediatric Orthopaedics
  • Short Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedics
  • Spinal Disorders Surgery
  • Hand & Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Cytogenetics
  • Laboratory Haematology
  • Haematopathology
  • Neuropathology
  • Developmental Paediatrics
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatric Intensive Care
  • Paediatric NephrologyNeonatology
  • Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Cosmetic Surgery
  • Cranio-Maxillo-Facial and Microsurgery
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • RadiologyCardiovascular & Thoracic Imaging
  • Cross-Sectional Imaging
  • Neuro & Vascular Interventional Radiology
  • Pediatric Radiology
  • Allergy, Asthma & Immunology
  • Pulmonology
  • Advanced Arthritis, Rheumatism & Autoimmunity (formerly known as Clinical Immunology & Rheumatology)
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Head & Neck Surgery including Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery
  • Upper GI & Bariatric Surgery
  • Phlebology

Nursing Programmes:

Courses Specialization
Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery  -
B.Sc Nursing
M.Sc Medical-Surgical, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Community Health, and Mental Health / Psychiatry.
Post Basic B.Sc  
Post Basic Diploma Cardiothoracic Nursing, Critical Care Nursing, Emergency, and Disaster Nursing, Neonatal Nursing, Neurology Nursing, Oncology Nursing, Operation Room Nursing, Psychiatric Nursing, Orthopaedic & Rehabilitation Nursing, Geriatric Nursing, and Renal Nursing Burns Nursing.
Fellowship Fellowship in Family Nurse Practice, Fellowship in Haematology Nursing, Fellowship in Respiratory Nursing, and Fellowship in Paediatric Critical Care Nursing

Allied Health Sciences Programmes:

Courses Specialization
B.Sc Accident & Emergency Care Technology, Cardiac Technology, Cardio Pulmonary Perfusion Care Technology, Critical Care Technology, Dialysis Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Record Science, Medical Sociology, Neuro-Electrophysiology, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Operation Theatre and Anaesthesia Technology, Radiology Imaging Technology, Radiotherapy Technology, and Respiratory Therapy
BBA Hospital Administration

Other Courses:

  • Bachelor of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
  • Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (BOT)
  • Bachelor of Optometry (B Optom)
  • Bachelor of Physiotherapy (BPT)
  • Bachelor of Prosthetics & Orthotics
  • Diploma in Anaesthesia Technology
  • Diploma in Dermatology Laboratory
  • Diploma in Hand and Leprosy Physiotherapy
  • Diploma in Hospital Equipment Maintenance
  • Diploma in Radiodiagnosis Technology
  • Diploma in Optometry
  • Diploma in Urology Technology

CMC Vellore MBBS:

MBBS courses are a four and half year course and followed by a one-year Rotating Residential Internship. In this, the first stage is of 12 months which includes basics Science- Physiology, Anatomy, and Biochemistry. The next stage is of 18 months which includes a para-clinical subject and the last stage of 24 months which covers Community Medicine,  Otorhinolaryngology, Ophthalmology, Child Health, Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, General Medicine, and Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

CMC Vellore Cut Off:

The internal exam conducted by the college as well as on the scores secured by students in NEET is the basis of CMC Vellore cut offs. The basic eligibility criteria to appear in either is 40% in their 12th exam.

Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu conducts the CMC Vellore entrance examination for admission of aspiring candidates into various post-graduation diploma and medical degree courses. CMC offers courses in UG / PG / Diploma courses to the students.

Post the declaration of cut off, students can appear for counselling by visiting the Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Tamil Nadu, and registering themselves. The counselling will be undertaken in 2 rounds each for government and private colleges. Students will be called for the same according to the marks scored in the exam. A total of 27 government colleges with 3100 seats and 13 private colleges with 1700 seats are participating in the counselling in 2020.

NEET 2020 Cut Off | Ref: Aakash Institute:

Category Expected Score Cut Off Percentile
Other Backward Caste 133-107 40th Percentile
Others 701-134 50th Percentile
Scheduled Tribe 133-107 40th Percentile
Unreserved PH 133-120 45th Percentile
Scheduled Caste 133-107 40th Percentile
Scheduled Caste PH 119-107 40th Percentile
Other Backward Caste PH 119-107 40th Percentile
Scheduled Tribe PH 119-107 40th Percentile

 CMC Vellore Cut Off 2019:

Category Qualifying Percentile  Cut Off Score
Unreserved 50th 701-134
OBC/SC/ST 40th 133-107
Unreserved- PH 45th 133-120
OBC/SC/ST 40th 119-107

CMC Vellore Fee Structure: 

The College courses offered under the disciplines such as diploma, postgraduate, and undergraduate varies in their fee structure. The fee details of the courses offered by the university are mentioned below:

  • CMC Vellore MBBS fee is INR 3,000 per annum.
  • The college fee at the time of admission is INR 8,800.
  • The annual Fee is INR 23,305.
  • Payment to University is INR 13,425.
  • Hostel charges for men and women are INR 10,000 and INR 7,000 respectively.

CMC Vellore Infrastructure Facilities:

There are two main campuses - one, the main campus at the heart of Vellore city, and the other at Bagayam, which is about 7 km from the main campus. CMC has over 7,600 staff, including over 1,200 doctors and 2,400 nurses. Facilities for tennis, badminton, basketball, volleyball, football, cricket, hockey, and table tennis are available within the campus itself. 

  • Library: Well stocked medical libraries exist in both the hospital and college campuses. Scientific journals, MEDLINE system for literature search, internet and reprographic facilities are available in the libraries. Library service also includes online access to reading journals.
  • Medical Facilities: The town campus houses the main hospital where any of the students can avail of medical facilities as per their needs. 

Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Entrance Exams Details 2020

Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


CMC Vellore Eligibility Criteria:

The College offers various courses under disciplines such as Diploma, UG, and PG Courses. These courses require eligibility criteria to be fulfilled for admissions. The eligibility criteria for courses are provided below:

Medical, Nursing, and Allied Health Sciences Programmes:

Course

Eligibility

MBBS
  • Candidate should have completed 12th in PCB with minimum 60% marks.
MD/ MS/ Post-Graduate Fellowship in Accident & Emergency Medicine/ Post-Graduate Fellowship in Diabetes/ Post-Graduate Fellowship in Medical Genetics
  • Candidates should have completed MBBS.
Post-Graduate Fellowship in Advanced General Dentistry/ Post-Graduate Fellowship in Laser Dentistry
  • Candidates should have completed BDS
Post-Graduate Fellowship in Neonatology
  • Candidates should have completed MBBS/ DCH
Post-Graduate Fellowship in Palliative Medicine
  • Candidates should have completed MBBS or Diploma/ MD/ DNB
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Cardiac Anaesthesia/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuro Anaesthesia/ Advanced clinical anesthesia and perioperative medicine
  • Candidates should have completed MD/ DNB Anaesthesia
Post-Doctoral Fellowship In Cardiac Pacing and Electrophysiology
  • Candidates should have completed DM/ DNB Cardiology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Critical Care Medicine
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB Anaesthesia/General Medicine/ Pulmonary Medicine/Emergency Medicine/General Surgery (MS / DNB)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Candidates should have completed MDS (Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Dermatology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB (Dermatology)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Diabetology
  • Candidates should have completed MD / DNB General Medicine
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Endocrine Surgery
  • Candidates should have completed MS / DNB General Surgery
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Audio Vestibular Diseases/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in ENT-Head & Neck-Skull Base Surgery/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Implantation Otology/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Otorhinolaryngology/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Rhinology
  • Candidates should have completed MS/DNB ENT
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Laryngology and Phonosurgery
  • Candidates should have completed MS/DNB ENT; Desirable: 2 years postqualification ENT experience (academic/ active supervised practice)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Advanced Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Candidates should have completed DM/DNB Medical Gastroenterology.
  • A candidate who has appeared for the DM exam is eligible to apply, but registration for the course will be only on 15th September 2019.
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplantation
  • Candidates should have completed DM/DNB Clinical Haematology/Medical Oncology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Molecular Haematology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB Pathology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Haematology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB General Medicine/Paediatrics/ Pathology/Transfusion Medicine/Immunohaematology and Blood Transfusion
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Hepatology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB in any subject/MS/DNB in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Emergency Medicine
  • Candidates should have completed MD General Medicine
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Microbial Medicine & Infections Control
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB General Medicine / Paediatrics / Geriatrics / Family Medicine
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Geriatric Medicine
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB Geriatric Medicine, General Medicine, Family Medicine
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neurocritical Care
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB General Medicine / Anaesthesia / Pulmonary Medicine / MCh Neurosurgery / DM Neurology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Interventional Nephrology
  • Candidates should have completed DM / DNB Nephrology / MD General Medicine / Paediatrics equivalent with 6 months of work experience in a dialysis unit or handling nephrology practice
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Neurology
  • Candidates should have completed MD or DNB in Paediatrics
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neurosurgery Spine/ Post Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Neurosurgery / Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Skull Base Neurosurgery
  • Candidates should have completed M.Ch/DNB in Neurosurgery in an institution recognized by the Medical Council of India, degree obtained within the last five years
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Gynaec Oncology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/MS/DNB Obstetrics & Gynaecology Duration and qualify the CMC exam
MCh Gynaec Oncology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/MS/DNB Obstetrics & Gynaecology and qualify the NEET exam
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Reproductive Medicine
  • Candidates should have completed MD/MS/DNB Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Clinical Embryology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/MS Obstetrics and Gynecology/ Pathology/ Microbiology/ Physiology/ Anatomy
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Orthopaedics
  • Candidates should have completed M.S. Orthopaedics, Dip. NB Orthopaedics
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Spinal Disorders Surgery/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Hand Surgery and Reconstructive Microsurgery
  • Candidates should have completed MS / DNB Orthopaedics
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Cytogenetics
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB Pathology/Anatomy
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Haematopathology/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Laboratory Haematology
  • Candidates should have completed MD / DNB Pathology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Neuropathology
  • Candidates should have completed MD Pathology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Infectious Disease/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Developmental Paediatrics/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Intensive Care/ Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Nephrology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB Paediatrics
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Paediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB – Paediatrics
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Cosmetic Surgery/Post-Doctoral Fellowship in CranioMaxillo-Facial and Microsurgery
  • Candidates should have completedM.Ch/DNB (Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB Psychiatry
Post-Doctoral Fellowships in Radiology
  • Candidates should have completed MD/DNB in Radiology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology
  • Candidates should have completed MD / DNB Respiratory Medicine / General
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Pulmonology
  • Candidates should have completed MD / DNB Respiratory Medicine / General Medicine
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Advanced Arthritis, Rheumatism & Autoimmunity
  • Candidates should have completed MD / DNB General Medicine / Paediatrics
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Breast Surgery
  • Candidates should have completed MS / DNB General Surgery
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Colorectal Surgery
  • Candidates should have completed MS/DNB (General Surgery)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Head & Neck Surgery including Microvascular Reconstructive Surgery
  • Candidates should have completed MS/DNB (General Surgery/ENT)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Phlebology
  • Candidates should have completed MS / DNB General Surgery or MD / DNB Dermatology or MD / DNB Radiology
Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Upper GI and Bariatric Surgery
  • Candidates should have completed MS / DNB General Surgery or MCh / DNB GI Surgery
Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery / B.Sc in Nursing
  • Candidates must have Passed +2 preferably Science with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany and Zoology) and English with an aggregate of 40 % Marks
M.Sc Degree in Nursing
  • Candidates must have passed the qualification of B.Sc. Nursing/ B.Sc. (Honors) in Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing by The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai or any other University accepted as equivalent thereto, with a minimum of 55 % aggregate marks.
Post Basic B.Sc Nursing Programme
  • Candidates must have passed Higher Secondary/Senior Secondary/ Intermediate/10+2/an equivalent examination recognized by the University.
  • Passed the qualification of Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery or alternate course.
  • Permanent registration certificate with the State Registration Council for Nursing and Midwifery/ alternate course approved by Indian Nursing. A
  • Certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Medical Officer.
Post Basic Diploma in Nursing
  • Candidates must have passed the qualification of Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery or alternate course/B.Sc. Nursing/B.Sc. (Honors) in Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing.
  • Permanent registration certificate from the State Nursing Council for Nursing and Midwifery Minimum one year of work experience
  • A Certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Medical Officer.
Fellowship in Nursing
  • Passed the qualification of B.Sc. Nursing/B. Sc. (Honors) in Nursing/Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing degree of The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai or any other University accepted as equivalent thereto.
  • Permanent registration certificate from the State Nursing Council for Nursing and Midwifery Minimum one year of work experience
  • A Certificate of Medical Fitness from an authorized Medical Officer
Bachelor of Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology
  • Candidates who have passed the 10+2 examination or an equivalent examination conducted by the Pre University Board of Education of the respective State Governments, securing a minimum of 50% marks considered as equivalent thereto by the MGR University According to the current regulations of the RCI (Rehabilitation Council of India), candidates who have obtained a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST) in the PCMB (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology group or combinations thereof)
B.Sc
  • Candidates who have passed the 10+2 examination or an equivalent examination conducted by the Pre University Board of Education of the respective State Governments, securing a minimum of 50% marks considered as equivalent thereto by the MGR University
BBA
  • Candidates must be passed 10+2 from a recognized board. Currently applicable only for women candidates
Diploma in Anaesthesia Technology/ Diploma in Dermatology Laboratory Technology/ Diploma in Hand and Leprosy Physiotherapy Technology
  • Candidates must be passed at 10+2 in English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology
Diploma in Hospital Equipment Maintenance
  • Diploma in any of the engineering disciplines of Electrical, Electronics, Biomedical Instrumentation or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Work experience is an added advantage for better understanding
Diploma in Medical Radiation Technology (Radiodiagnosis)
  • Candidates must be passed10+2 in English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or Botany/Zoology
Diploma in Optometry & (Ophthalmic Technology
  • Candidates must be passed 10+2 or its equivalent, with 50% aggregate in English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.
Diploma in Hospital Sterilisation Technology
  • Candidates must be passed 10+2 in science with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or Botany/Zoology.
Diploma in Urology Technology
  • Candidates must be passed 10+2in science with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or Botany/Zoology with a minimum aggregate of 50%.
PG Diploma in Assisted Reproductive Technology/ PG Diploma in Cardiac Technology
  • Candidates must be passed BSc with Zoology/Biochemistry/Microbiology/ Medical Laboratory Technology.
PG Diploma in Clinical Pastoral Counselling
  • Candidates must be passed BTh or BD Degree of Serampore University or its recognized equivalent or any degree (eg. B.A. or B.Sc. or B.Com or BBA)
PG Diploma in Community Health Management (PGDCHM)
  • Candidates must be passed Bachelor’s degree or a direct Masters in any discipline from any recognized University
PG Diploma in Cytogenetics
  • Candidates must be passed BSc with 1st class in Chemistry / Botany / Zoology / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Biotechnology or BSc MLT.
PG Diploma in Dietetics
  • Candidates must be passed BSc Home Science/ BSc in Nutrition and Dietetics
PG Diploma in Genetic Diagnosis Technology
  • Candidates must be passed BSc with 1st class in Botany / Zoology / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Biotechnology
PG Diploma in Health Economics, Policy & Financial Management (HEPFM)
  • Candidates must be passed Bachelor’s Degree or a direct Masters in any discipline, from any recognized University.
PG Diploma in Histopathological Laboratory Technology
  • Candidates must be passed with minimum 5O% marks, in BSc MLT/ BSc with Biology or Botany/Zoology or Biochemistry or Microbiology as main subject/BSc Physics or Chemistry as main, with Botany or Zoology as ancillary
PG Diploma in Hospital Administration (PGDHA)
  • Candidates must be Graduates in any discipline, preferably with one-year working experience in a hospital.
PG Diploma in Medical Microbiology
  • Candidates must be passed BSc with English as the medium of instruction and Biology (Botany/Zoology) as the main subject/ BSc MLT/ BSc Microbiology as a main or ancillary subject, from a recognized University.
  • Students who have a post-graduate degree need not apply.
Fellowship in Hospital Administration
  • Candidates must be passed MBBS/ Health professionals from Alternative Medicine/ Master’s degree in any discipline. Graduates with at least 3 years of full-time work experience in a hospital or health-related project
Fellowship in Hospital Chaplaincy
  • Theologically qualified and ordained pastors
Master of Physiotherapy (Orthopaedics)
  • Candidates must be BPT awarded by the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University or other university recognized as equivalent by the above university
M.Sc Biostatistics
  • Candidates must be passed BSc Statistics as main, or BSc Degree in any subject with Statistics as ancillary/Allied
M.Sc Epidemiology
  • Candidates must be passed MBBS/BDS/MPharm/MSc in Nursing/Biostatistics/Statistics/ Nutrition/Biochemistry/Anatomy/Physiology/Pharmacology/ Microbiology and other medical related MScs/ BVSc/ BAMS/ BUMS/BHMS/BSMS/ MPT/MOT.
M.Sc Medical Physics
  • Candidates must be passed BSc with Physics as the main subject with Mathematics as one of the ancillary subjects.
Master of Public Health
  • Candidates must be passed MBBS, BDS, BVSc, BSc. Nursing, BPT, BOT, graduates of AYUSH courses, Pharmacy & Engineering, Postgraduates in Statistics/ Biostatistics, Demography, Population Studies, Nutrition, Sociology, Economics, Psychology, Anthropology, Social Work, Management or Law.
MBA in Hospital and Health Systems Management
  • Employed healthcare professionals holding an Integrated First Degree of BITS or its equivalent/MBBS or its equivalent, with at least one year of relevant work experience
  • Professionals having a 3 year UG degree along with PG qualifications in medical, alternative medical, paramedical, healthcare management, and allied fields
MS Bioengineering
  • Candidates should have an undergraduate degree in engineering, preferably Electrical, Electronics, Mechanical, Computer Science or equivalent.
M.Tech. Clinical Engineering/ Ph.D Medical Devices
  • Candidates must be passed B.E./B.Tech/Recognized four-year course; on the basis of GATE subject (AE, CE, CH, CS, EC, EE, IN, IT, ME, MT) and score

 Distance Education Program:

Course Eligibility
Post Graduate Diploma in Allergy and Asthma (DAA)
  • Candidates with an MD degree or DNB or PG diploma in TB & Chest/Respiratory diseases/ Paediatrics/General Medicine are eligible to apply.
  • Candidates with an MBBS qualification with a proven track record of the academic practice of 2 years in allergy and asthma
Certificate in General Dentistry
  • Candidates with BDS degree and DCI registration.
Distance Fellowship in Diabetes Management
  • Doctors with MD/DNB in General Medicine/ Internal Medicine/Family Medicine
  • Doctors who have completed the Post Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine (PGDFM) from CMC, Vellore or M.MED in Family Medicine 
  • Doctors with MRCGP 
  • Doctors with MDGP (General Practice) from Nepal/ FCGP from SAARC Countries
Post Graduate Diploma in Family Medicine (PGDFM)
  • Candidate must complete MBBS including internship within the last five years
Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatrics/ Master in Medicine (Family Medicine)
  • Candidate must complete MBBS degree certificate 
  • All candidates must possess a valid MCI/ State Medical Council registration

CMC Vellore Admission Procedure:

The candidates are offered admissions in each course depending upon their performance in the previous qualifying exams or entrance test. The admission guidelines are mentioned below:

  • The applications forms for the undergraduate and postgraduate courses are only available on the official website of the college
  • The candidates must download the application form from the Official website of CMC
  • Christian Medical College Vellore does not conduct any entrance test for admission in MBBS/BDS course.
  • The admissions are based on the result of the NEET and NEET PG Examination.

Courses and Fees Structure of Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore

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Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time

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Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,500
Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor in Prosthetic and Orthotics [BPO]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,800
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400

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Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time
Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor in Audiology and Speech - Language Pathology [BASLP]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,800
Bachelor of Occupational Therapy [BOT]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,875
Certificate Course  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 500
Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 43,400
Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 350
Diploma in Medical  2 year(s) 6 month(s), Full Time Rs. 2.15 Lakh
Diploma in Medical  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 73,733
Doctor of Medicine [DM]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 4,500
Fellowship Programme  6 month(s), Distance Learning
Fellowship Programme  1 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 80,000
Fellowship Programme  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 611
Fellowship Programme  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,972
Master of Medicine [MM]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 1.77 Lakh
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,200
MBBS  5 year(s) 6 month(s), Full Time Rs. 15,000
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 1.80 Lakh
Post Graduate Diploma  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 3,800
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,519
Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Physiotherapy [BPT]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,400
Doctorate of Medicine [MD]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 45,000
Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Paramedical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 2,820
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,800
Diploma in Paramedical  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 850
Diploma in Paramedical  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 72,000
Diploma in Paramedical  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 350
Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore Pharmacy Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Doctorate of Medicine [MD]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 45,000

Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore FAQs

Yes, after the completion of a program, the students have to do a 1-year internship with CMC.

No, there is no management quota in CMC Vellore. The only quota which CMC has is staff quota whereby children of staff who have worked for at least 10 years of service can be selected that too based on Merit (NEET entrance exam).

Yes, it is true that after completion of an academic program, the students need to serve a bond of working in missionary hospitals across India for at least 2 years.

Christian Medical College, [CMC] Vellore is a private, minority-run educational and research institute. Both the College and the Hospital are owned and administered by its Administrative Council consisting of Christian Church leaders from across India.

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Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by MCI; affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai.

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CMC Vellore Hostel Details:

The University has many facilities for hostel residents which are built keeping in mind the comfort and security for the students. More details about the facilities are mentioned below.

  • CMC Facilities has separate hostels for boys and girls.
  • The hostel provides good nutritious and hygienic food for students.
  • Female nursing students are housed in the main hospital campus.
  • Hostels have all the necessary Infrastructure facilities for the students.

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Address : Ida Scudder Road

Student Reviews


Blessy
Blessy
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2018
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The Classes are from 8 am to 4:30 pm at Christian Medical College.
  • The quality of teaching is excellent.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • College day, hostel day, founders day are celebrated at Christian Medical College. 



Blessy
Blessy
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2018
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The Classes are from 8 am to 4:30 pm at Christian Medical College.
  • The quality of teaching is excellent.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • College day, hostel day, founders day are celebrated at Christian Medical College. 



Blessy
Blessy
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2018
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The Classes are from 8 am to 4:30 pm at Christian Medical College.
  • The quality of teaching is excellent.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • College day, hostel day, founders day are celebrated at Christian Medical College. 



Blessy
Blessy
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2018
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The Classes are from 8 am to 4:30 pm at Christian Medical College.
  • The quality of teaching is excellent.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • College day, hostel day, founders day are celebrated at Christian Medical College. 



Blessy
Blessy
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2018
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The Classes are from 8 am to 4:30 pm at Christian Medical College.
  • The quality of teaching is excellent.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • College day, hostel day, founders day are celebrated at Christian Medical College. 



Discussion Forum

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Hi Gayathri,

Job Prospects

Due to mechanization and sedentary lifestyles, people face common muscular skeletal problems which include issues such as backache, stiff shoulders and neck, osteoarthritis knee, etc. In curing out the disorders, the physiotherapists work wonderfully the mainstream doctors. Physiotherapy can be considered a health profession which is concerned with maximization of mobility and quality of life by implementing clinical reasoning.

Physical therapists have ample job prospects in Hospitals, Nursing homes, Residential homes, Rehabilitation centers, Private offices such as Private practices or Private clinics, etc. Additionally, a person with qualification in physiotherapy can work at Out-patient clinics, Community health care centers or Primary health care centers, Fitness centers or Health clubs, Occupational health centers, Special schools and Senior citizen centers, etc.

Notwithstanding, job prospects for physiotherapists are bright in various sports centers, teaching, working in foreign countries with companies, N.G.Os, etc.

Pay Packet

Student who have qualification in physiotherapy are also required to have soft skills such as communications, critical thinking skills and teamwork, etc. to get a job. After completing graduation in physiotherapy a person can earn any salary 5000 to 10,000 in Indian currency. However, the pay package differs from the company to company and the college one has done his course from. While the salary package is low at the beginning, after due course and experience it jumps up extraordinarily.

Demand and Supply

India’s job market face the dearth of physiotherapist and it can be attributed to the fact that there is not much awareness about the scope and prospects of the profession. Moreover, lack of infrastructural set up to offer quality education in physiotherapy proves a major handicap. Once awareness about the occupation is spread in mainstream, it would be more in demand than now.

Market Watch

As various health centers, fitness centers, wellness centers, spas, etc. are coming up in big way, the prospects of career in physiotherapy seem positive. Students after completing their course in physiotherapy receive offer letters from top notch brands including of Mammoth Resorts USA, Taj Blue Diamond, Sun & Sands, Ambassador Ajanta, Magarpata club & Resorts and many others. Major recruiters are hospitals which try to offer alternative medical service and physiotherapy is one of the most suitable and successful alternative method to cure various ailments.

International Focus

Candidates with excellent research skills can opt for research and development works in various pharmaceutical companies and institutional laboratories located in the USA, UK, Canada and European countries. Aspirants willing to opt for teaching have option of teaching at various universities abroad. Then there are schools for mentally retarded and physically disabled children, defense medical establishments and rehabilitation centers for the handicapped which offer attractive venues for Indian students with qualification in Physiotherapy.

Physiotherapists have better scope internationally than India as the market for it is more expanded in developed countries where it is accepted as an effective method to cure various ailments and health problems. Even compensation packages for physiotherapists are more attractive in the USA, UK, Australia, Canada than in India and that may be a reason why many successful Physiotherapists start their profession or start working with health solution providers in these countries and earn attractive salaries.

Positives/Negatives

At times aspirants may think that it is not attractive as that of software engineering or medical science or law; however, the physiotherapist’s job offers job satisfaction. Therefore, if you are looking for job satisfaction, opt for physiotherapist’s job. Nonetheless, salary packages too are not so low that it may sound unattractive. A lot of earning potential depends on the person and knowledge of Physiotherapy.

Despite a challenging task ahead a candidate can carve a niche for himself with excellent knowledge of Anatomy, Biochemistry, Exercise Therapy, Physiology, Electrotherapy, Physical Fitness & Yoga, Pharmacology, Kinesio- Therapeutics, Psychology & Psychiatry, Pathology, Microbiology, etc. An effective method to carve a niche in the profession is to offer something positive and effective as well as suitable.

Different Roles, Different Names 

Physiotherapist is such a discipline where a person  can perform various jobs. The job of a physiotherapist has traits of a professional who works as preventive, restorative and rehabilitative. He is an instructor in a health center or wellness center; he is a sort of doctor in some hospital. He is destined to various roles to perform depending upon the circumstances in front of him.

Top Companies

All major top order hospitals and health centers offer attractive jobs to physiotherapists. Some top notch fitness centers in India such as Talwalkars Pantaloon Fitness Pvt Ltd and Intellectual Resource Training Private Limited attract best in the industry talent. HelpAge India, Medybiz Pvt Ltd, Hosmat Hospital, Apollo Hospital, Fortis Hospital, etc. too are offering physiotherapy services with the help of trained physiotherapists.

Answer By: Getmyuni

13 May 2016


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