Chengalpattu Medical College. MBBS 100 Seats. PG 16 Seats.
Initially only male students were admitted for studying MBBS Course. From 1970 female students were allowed for admission into this prestigious government medical institution. The medical college is affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai.

CHEMCOS – Chengalpattu Medical College students are fondly called CHEMCO’s. There are three important events conducted by the medical college, the students from all parts of Tamil Nadu participate. The events are named as Chemfest, Chemfios & Chemsport. The literary & magazines association within the medical college are known as Chemmag & Chemvibes.

MBBS, MD, MS, MCh & Diploma Courses – The UG course is MBBS. The PG courses are in Diploma, MD, MS, and MCh.  The Courses are recognized by Medical Council of India.

Origin of College – Initially Chengalpattu Medical College was a district headquartered hospital that was upgraded to teaching hospital for the students trained in D.M. & S in Kilpauk Medical College. With the initiation of Sri Vedachalam Mudaliar, Chairman of Chengalpattu Municipality, and his generous donation of vast area of land gave birth of the medical college. In the beginning only male students were admitted. Girl students were given admissions from 1970.

Admission in MBBS Course – For getting admission into MBBS course in Medical College of Chengalpattu, the students are admitted based on marks in their 12th class board examinations – Process conducted by Selection Committee Directorate of Medical Education, Chennai.

The selection of the students is done based on the marks obtained in their 12th board examination for 85% seats and remaining 15% all India quota. No Entrance Test.

Tamil Nadu

Name of Medical College
Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu

Affiliated University
The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai


Year of Establishment

MBBS Seats

PG Seats

Brief details about Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu – The brief details of the medical college are given below for the aspirants looking for admission in the Medical College. The details include contact details, facilities, year of establishment, recognition, accreditation, etc.

College Name
Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu


Year of Establishment

GST Road, Chengalpattu – 603001, Tamil Nadu

+91- 044 – 27426566, 27431221 – 5

+91 – 9444119274, 9444881619

+91 – 044 – 27431226



MBBS Seats
100 Seats. Admission into Medical College based on merit of 12th board marks. Selection conducted by DME Chennai. No Entrance Test.

PG Seats
16 Seats. Admission into Medical College based on merit for 50% seats. Selection conducted by DME Chennai.

First Dean
Dr P Natarajan

One Men’s hostel & One Ladies hostel. Each having 100 students capacity.

First Batch
Medical Graduates passed out in the year 1972.

Basic Departments
Medicine, Surgery, OBG, Paediatrics, Orthopaedics, Ophthalmology, ENT and Psychiatry

Super Speciality Departments
Neurology, Nephrology, Paediatrics Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Urology.

Attached Hospital
Hospital considered to be a Teritiary Care Centre with a Super Specialty approach.

A sports event conducted by the Medical College with the students from all over Tamil Nadu coming to participate.

A cultural event conducted by the medical college allowing participants from colleges of Tamil Nadu to attend & participate.

A quiz contest conducted by the medical college, where students from all parts of Tamil Nadu participate.

Recognized by Medical Council of India

PG Specialization Courses at Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu

PG Specializations of 7 different courses for 16 seats are available in Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu.  Admissions are based on merit and Directorate of Medical Education conducts the selection process.

Admission in PG Course – For getting admission into MD / MS / MCh course in Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu, the MBBS graduates are given admission based on merit in MBBS – Process conducted by Selection Committee, Directorate of Medical Education, Chennai.

The selection of the students is done based on merit for 50% of the seats and remaining 50% is given under all India quota are allocated by Director General Health Services, New Delhi.

PG Specialization Courses PG Seats

  • M.Ch – Plastic Surgery 1
    MD – Anaesthesiology 3
    MD – Dermatology , Venereology & Leprosy 1
    MD – General Medicine 3
    MD – Paediatrics 2
    MD/MS – Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2
    MS – General Surgery 4
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