MGR University: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

Vedika Dubey Vedika Dubey | Nov 13, 2023
Vedika Dubey
Vedika Dubey

Updated on - Nov 13, 2023

Latest Updates for MGR University

  • 19 February 2024 :

    TNMGRMU Results 2024 declared for MPT, B.ASLP and other courses.

  • 16 February 2024 :

    TNMGRMU Results 2024 declared for the MD course.

  • 15 February 2024 :

    TNMGRMU Results 2024 declared for the B.Sc course.

  • 14 February 2024 :

    TNMGRMU Results 2024 declared for M.Sc, M.Phil, and other courses.

Dr. MGR Medical University has achieved a unique feat of being a Medical University to be conferred with an ISO 9001:2015 certification. Established in the year 1987, it is one of the top medical colleges in Tamil Nadu. It is approved by University Grants Commission [UGC], Medical Council of India [MCI], Dental Council of India [DCI], and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.

The college offers quality education in the field of Medical, Dental, and more. It has the privilege of being the second-largest Health Science University. The University has been named after the former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Late Dr. M.G. Ramachandran. The University Committee was requested and suggest improvements in other traditional systems of Indian medicine like Ayurvedic, Unani.

The University is certified to grant affiliations to the colleges under Government and Self-Financing in Indian Medicine, Homeopathy, Dental, Medical, and Allied Sciences. For the Dr. MGR Medical University Admissions, the forms can be downloaded from the website. More than 500 colleges are affiliated to this University and more than 200 courses are being taught under the aegis of the University.

The University should bring the co-ordination between various educational and training institutions of modern medicine and other Indian Medicine System like Nursing, Pharmacy, etc, This is the only Medical University in Tamilnadu, which have a capacity of granting affiliations to new institutions under Government of self-financing in medical, dental, Indian medicine and awarding degrees to maintain uniform and a higher standard of education.

The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University Quick Links:

Vice-Chancellor Dr.S.Geethalakshmi
Dr. MGR Medical University Address 69, Anna Salai, Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600032
How to Reach 6 km from the Chennai International and National Airport, 12 km from Chennai Central Railway Station 
Dr. MGR Medical University Contact Number 044 - 22353574, 044 - 22353576, 044 - 22353698
Infrastructure Administrative Building, Blood bank, Guest House, Auditorium, Hostel and Canteen
Training Programs Workshops and Seminars 
Admission Details Dr. MGR Medical University Admission
Programs Offered Undergraduate, Post Graduate, Certificate and Fellowship Courses Dr. MGR Medical University Fees Structure

The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University Courses:

This University offers various courses in various disciplines. The below are the UG, PG, Diploma and integrated courses offer by Dr. MGR Medical University.

Courses Specializations
MD Cardiology
Clinical Haematology
Medical Oncology
M.Ch Cardio-Thoracic & Vascular Surgery
Endocrine Surgery
Neuro Surgery
Pediatric Surgery
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Surgical Gastroenterology
Vascular Surgery
Postgraduate Degree                                             Anaesthesiology
Community Medicine
Dermatology Venereology & Leprosy
Family Medicine
Forensic Medicine
General Medicine
Immuno Haematology & Blood Transfusion
Nuclear Medicine
Palliative Medicine
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pulmonary Medicine
Radio Diagnosis
TB & Chest
Tuberculosis & Respiratory Medicine
MS General Surgery
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
P.G.Diploma                   Anaesthesiology
Child Health
Clinical Pathology
Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy
Health Education
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Psychological Medicine
Public Health
Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases
Fellowship in Medical Sciences HIV Medicine
Occupational Health
Clinical Immunology
Palliative Medicine
Sexual Medicine
Standardization of ISM Drugs
Transplant Co-Ordination
Medical Genetics
Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Diabetology
Fitness Medicine and Lifestyle disease management
Sports medicine and sports Rehabilitation
MDS  Prosthodontics & CrownBridge
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery 
Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics 
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics 
Oral Pathology & Microbiology 
Public Health Dentistry 
Paediatrics & Preventive Dentistry 
Oral Medicine & Radiology 
Fellowship in Dental Sciences Aesthesis Dentistry
Research Methodology in Dentistry
Laser Dentistry
Dental Implantology
MD Siddha Maruthuvam
Sirappu Maruthuvam
Kuzhandai Maruthuvam (Pillaipini Maruthuvam)
Noi Nadal
Nanju Noolum Maruthuva Neethi Coolum
MD Homeopathy  Materia Medica
Organon of Medicine with Homoeopathic Philosophy
Practice of Medicine
MD Yoga & Naturopathy   Yoga
M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Analysis
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Pharmacy Practice
Phytopharmacy & Phytomedicine
Pharm. D
Pharm. D. Post. Bacc
M.Sc    Child Health Nursing
Community Health Nursing
Medical-Surgical Nursing
Obstetrics and Gynaecological Nursing
Psychiatric Nursing
M.Sc. Nurse Practitioner in Critical Care
B.Sc Bachelor of Science in Nursing
P.B.B.Sc Post Basic Bachelor of Science in Nursing
MPT Cardio-Respiratory
Community Physiotherapy
Geriatric Physiotherapy
Hand Conditions
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Sports Physiotherapy
M.Phil  Clinical Social Work
Psychiatric Social Work
Clinical Psychology
MBA Hospital & Health Systems Management
M.Sc& Clinical Nutrition
Human Genetics
Medical Laboratory Technology
Medical Sociology
Molecular Virology
Blood Banking Technology
Regenerative Medicine
Genetic Counseling
Radiology & Imaging Technology
Medical Biochemistry
Medical Microbiology
Critical Care Technology
Medical Physics
Hospital Informatics System of Tele Medicine
Radio Therapy Technology
Public Health
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Respiratory Therapy
Sports & Fitness Nutrition
Sports & Fitness Psychology
Microbial Molecular Biology
PG Diploma Public Health Entomology
Learning Disability
 Diabetic Education
 Health Promotion & Education
Emergency Medical Technology
Medical Laboratory Technology
Ward Administration
Radiology & Imaging Technology
Auditory Verbal Therapy
Bio-Mechanics and Kinesiology in Sports & Fitness
Clinical Research
Exercise Physiology
Public Health Journalism
B.Sc Accident & Emergency Care Technology
Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology 
Cardiac Technology 
Cardio Pulmonary Perfusion Care Technology 
Critical Care Technology 
Dialysis Technology 
Neuro Electrophysiology 
Medical Sociology 
Nuclear Medicine Technology 
Operation Theatre & Anaesthesia Technology 
Physician Assistant
Prosthetics & Orthotics 
Radiography and Imaging Technology 
Radiotherapy Technology 
Medical Record Science 
Respiratory Therapy 
Fitness and Lifestyle Modifications
Clinic Nutrition
Diploma            Accident & Emergency Care Technology
Critical Care Technology
Health Care Aide (as per 245th GC)
Operation Theatre & Anaesthesia Technology
Ophthalmic Assistant
Scope Support Technology
Medical Record Science
Optometry Technology
Radiography & Imaging Technology
Medical Lab Technology
Cardiac Non-Invasive Technology
Dialysis Technology
Para Dental  Dental Hygienist
Dental Mechanics
Dental Operating Room Assistant
Certificate Courses    Certificate Course in Home Health Care Aide
Intensive Care
Clinical Immunology

Dr. MGR Medical University Sub Specializations:

The Tamilnadu Dr.MGR Medical University Offers Subspecialty training in disciplines like Medical, Dental, and surgical, after completion of Post Graduate Courses. These University Subspecialty Courses are mentioned below.

Courses Specializations
Anesthesia Pediatric Anaesthesia 
Pain Medicine 
Cardiac Anaesthesia 
Neuro Anaesthesia 
Nerve Block and Pain Management 
 Cardiology    Advanced Echocardiography 
Pediatric Cardiology 
Preventive Cardiology 
Clinical Cardiac Electro Physiology 
 Community Medicine Epidemiology and Outcome Research
 Gastroenterology Advanced Gastro-Intestinal Endoscopy
Liver Diseases 
Liver Transplant and Hepatobiliary Anaesthesia 
Medicine Toxicology
Palliative Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Microbial Medicine and Infections Control
Sleep Medicine
Intensive Care
Neuro Sciences Neuro-Psychiatry
Pediatrics Pediatric Nephrology
Neonatal Intensive Care
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pediatric Intensive Care
Pediatric Pulmonology
Pediatric Neurology
Pediatric Hepatology
Blood and Marrow Transplant
Radiology Onco Radiology – Diagnostic
Onco Radiology –Therapeutic
Nuclear Medicine
Breast Imaging
Musculo Skeletal Radiology
Cardio Vascular Radiology
Vascular and Interventional Radiology
Pathology Cytogenetics
Cyto - Pathology
Dermatology Cosmetology
Aesthetic Dermatology
Ent Implantation Otology
Paediatric Oto-rhino-laryngology
Phono Surgery
Audio Vestibular Diseases
Otology Encompassing Microscopic and Endoscopic Ear Surgeries
General Surgery Minimal Access Surgery
Diabetic Foot Surgery
Obstetrics & Gynaecology Reproductive Medicine
Fetal Medicine
Endo Gynaecology
High-Risk Pregnancy Care and Advanced Labour Ward Management
Ophthalmology Vitreo-Retinal Surgery
Comprehensive Opthalmology
Orthopedics Arthro Plasty
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Pediatric Orthopaedics
Orthopaedic Limb Reconstructive Surgery
Sports Medicine
Hand and Reconstructive microsurgery
Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology
Paediatric Thoracic Surgery
Paediatric Surgical Oncology
Radiology Neuro & Vascular Interventional Radiology
Surgical Gastroenterology Hepatobiliary Surgery
Liver Transplantation
Esophageal Surgery
Colorectal Surgery
Bariatric Surgery
Oncology Paediatric Haemato Oncology
Gynaec Oncology
Onco Pathology
Urology Endourology
Dental Sciences Maxillo Prosthetics
Maxillo Facial imaging
Peri-Implant Reconstructive Surgery
Maxillo Facial Distraction Osteogenesis
Forensic Dentistry

Dr. MGR Medical University Fee:

This University offers various courses in various specializations. Besides, each course will have a different fee structure. The Tamilnadu DR. MGR Medical University Fee structure is mentioned below.

  • The Total Provisional Fee for MBBS Degree Course is INR 60,00,000/-
  • The Fee for P.G Medical Courses in Super specialty is INR 3,40,000/- per specialty.
  • For BDS & MDS Degree courses, the provisional fee is INR 25,00,000/-
  • PG Dental Fee for the BDS course is INR 3,40,000/- per specialty.
  • Indian Medicine Courses like BHMS, BUMS, BAMS, BNYS, BSMS Fee is INR 3,00,000/-
  • The Fee for MG. Sidda and Homoeopathy are INR 1,20,000/- per specialty.
  • Allied Health Science Courses fee is INR 4,00,000/-
  • The courses like M.Sc, M.Pharm PG Diploma courses Fee is INR 2,50,000/-
  • Fee for Fellowship Medical Sciences, Dental Sciences, and Master In Medicine is INR 1,00,000/-
  • Courses like M.Sc, PG Diploma in Health Promotion & Education fee is INR 1,00,000/-

Dr. MGR Medical university Placement:

The University has decided to give the best life to students. It guides and council the students for study and job opportunities. These career development and education guidance counseling cell identifies the interest and vision of students and they will guide towards their goal academically and employability.

  • After completion of CRBI&Getting RMP Member with MCI & TN medical council, MBBS students can Practice as GP.
  • PG students have several options after completion & Updation of a degree in both councils, they can start an independent civilization or Hospital or they have an option to be a consultant.
  • These PG students can also have a choice to enter into the teaching field as an assistant professor.
  • Based on the demand, B.Sc, and PG Diploma students can be absorbed in their institution.

Dr. MGR Medical University Departments:

Department of Experimental Medicine:

This department was established in 1992 with the main emphasis on HIV/ AIDS and Leptospirosis. The department achieved the recognition from The National AIDS Control Organization [NACO], Government of India in 2009 to work as the Referral Laboratory for HIV DNA PCR testing.

Department of Epidemiology:

The department was established in 1997 with the help of the Government of Tamil Nadu.

Department of Medical Genetics:

This department was established in 2007. The department counsels and registers the referred patients from Government and Private institutions. The patients are referred to every Monday, Thursday, and Friday.

Department of Transfusion Medicine:

The department was created to spread awareness about blood donation. The department carries out many awareness campaigns to encourage people about voluntary blood donation.

Department of Medical Education Curriculum Development:

The job of this department is to create a systematically structured curriculum that will provide the Medical and para-medical graduates with the proper knowledge and skills to carry out the health care tasks.

Department of Immunology:

The department was established in 1998 to install a state of the art immunodiagnostic lab for sophisticated tests and to work on areas like Transplantation, hypersensitivity and rheumatological disorder, and organ-based diseases.

Department of Siddha:

The Siddha system originated in Tamil Nadu itself and is the most ancient among the AYUSH [Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, and Homoeopathy] systems. The department was established in 2007 to solidify the Siddha system and to standardize the Siddha drugs, clinical research and to impart education and to indulge in research.

Dr. MGR Medical University Infrastructure:

  • The university has a regional Medical Library which provides E-questions and E-dissertations in electronic format
  • An amphitheater with a seating capacity of 950
  • The campus consists of 2 suites and 23 ordinary rooms

Dr. MGR Medical University Scholarships:

  • The university provides Ari-Dravidar welfare scholarship by which it offers a cash prize of INR 6000/- for PG Courses and INR 3000/- for UG Courses
  • The cash prize is awarded to the students who have obtained more than 60% aggregate in the final year examinations
  • The university provides Annai Sathya and Rajiv Gandhi Endowment Cash Prize through which an amount of INR 10,000 is given to two students from UG courses and one student from PG courses

Dr. MGR Medical University Distance Education:

The university offers few courses through its distance learning program which are:

  • Family Medicine Course
  • Refresher Course in Diabetology


Dr. MGR Medical University Eligibility Criteria:



  • Students should have completed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English from any recognized University/ Board
  • Students must have 60% aggregate in case of General and OBC category candidates and 40% aggregate for SC/ ST students
  • The candidate should have a valid NEET score
  • Students should have completed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English from any recognized University/ Board
  • Students must have 60% aggregate marks
  • The candidate must have a NEET exam scorecard
  • The candidate should have completed MBBS from any MCI recognized university
  • The candidate should have completed MBBS from any MCI recognized university
  • The student must have completed BDS from any DCI recognized university
  • The candidate must have a NEET exam scorecard
PG Diploma
  • The candidate must have an MBBS degree from any MCI recognized university
  • The candidate must have a PG Degree/ Provisional Certificate
  • The candidate must have a NEET exam scorecard
  • The candidate must have passed the 10+2 from a recognized university with Physics, Chemistry, Biology [Botany/ Zoology], and English
  • The candidate must have passed the 10+2 from a recognized university with Physics, Chemistry, Biology [Botany/ Zoology], and English
  • The candidate must have passed the 10+2 from a recognized university with Physics, Chemistry, Biology [Botany/ Zoology], and English
  • The candidate must have passed the 10+2 from a recognized university with Physics, Chemistry, Biology [Botany/ Zoology], and English
  • The candidate must have passed the 10+2 from a recognized university with Physics, Chemistry, Biology [Botany/ Zoology], and English

Dr. MGR Medical University Admissions:

  • Students can download the Application Form from the official website
  • Candidates should submit or send the application form by post to the college along with required documents
  • A Demand Draft of INR 1,200/- for BAMS, BHMS, BSMS, BUMS, and BNYS programs in favor of the college administration
  • A Demand Draft of INR 1,400/- for MBBS and BDS programs in favor of the college administration
  • A Demand Draft of INR 1,600/- for MD and MS programs in favor of the college administration


Dr. MGR Medical University Hostel Details:

  • The hostels are provided with a Banking facility along with an ATM on the premises of DR MGR Medical University.
  • The hostel has a medical facility with free medicines.
  • Sports facilities of both indoor and outdoor are being provided to the students of the Hostel.
  • Dr. MGR Medical University Infrastructure also contains a Saloon and a beauty parlor in the Hostel Premises.
  • It provides students with the facility of Study rooms for the students to study.
  • It also has a movie theatre which will be only open on the holidays for entertainment purposes.

MGR University Highlights

Affiliate University MGR University
Institution Type Public
Campus Area 9.9
Area (in acre) 5452
Year of Establishment 1987
Recognised by DCI INC MCI RCI +3

MGR University Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
MBA -- 2 Years
BSc ₹5,700 3 Years
B.Pharmacy ₹6,000 4 Years
BAMS -- 5 Years 6 Months
BNYS -- 5 Years 6 Months
BDS ₹10,000 5 Years
BHMS -- 5 Years 6 Months
BPT -- 4 Years 6 Months
Pharm.D -- 6 Years
MHA -- 2 Years

MGR University Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by MGR University

₹ 6,000 (4 Years)

PhD [Doctor of Philosophy]

Offline On Campus

MS [Master of Surgery]

Offline On Campus

₹ 90,000 (3 Years)

Master of Optometry

Offline On Campus

M.Phil [Master of Philosophy]

Offline On Campus

Post Basic B.Sc Nursing

Offline On Campus

MBBS [Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: NEET

₹ 9,000 (5 Years 5 Months)

Exams Accepted: NEET

MPT [Master of Physiotherapy]

Offline On Campus

₹ 6,000 (2 Years)

BDS [Bachelor of Dental Science]

Offline On Campus

Exams Accepted: NEET

₹ 10,000 (5 Years)

Exams Accepted: NEET

Exams Accepted by MGR University


Exam Date: May 05, 2024

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