Madras Medical College. MBBS 250 Seats. PG 475 Seats.


The first medical college to come into existence in Tamil Nadu in the
year 1835. The affiliated university is University of Madras till 1988.

From 1988 Madras Medical College (MMC) got its affiliation from The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, Tamil Nadu.

MBBS, MD, MS, DM, MCh & Diploma Courses – The UG course is MBBS.

The PG courses are in Diploma, MD, MS, DM and MCh.

The Courses are recognized by Medical Council of India.

Origin of College: Starting from 1664 as a small hospital serving the soldiers of East India Company. Sir Edward Winter, agent of the company helped set up first British Hospital at Madras.

Again in 1690 Governor Sir Elihy Yale came forward to develop the hospital into new premises.

Followed by moving to a permanent place in 1772, treating Europeans and Eurasians.

In 1820 the hospital recognized as East India Company’s model hospital.

Hospital to Medical School – Dr D Mortimar appointed Superintendent of the hospital in 1827 followed by regularizing the private hospital into medical school, inaugurated in 1835 by Governor of Madras, Sir Fredrick Adams promulgated an order to attach medical school to the General Hospital.

From 1842 Indian students were admitted for studying the 5 years course.

Accorded Status of College – Finally the medical institution was accorded the status of college by the Government and thus in 1850 the institution was called Madras Medical College.

The medical college got its affiliation from University of Madras in 1857.

The final affiliation of Madras Medical College got was from The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University in 1988.

Admission in MBBS Course – For getting admission into MBBS course in Madras Medical College, Chennai, the students are admitted based on marks in their 12th class board examinations – the process conducted by Selection Committee, Directorate of Medical Education, Chennai. No Entrance Test.

The selection of the students is done based on the marks obtained in their 12th board examination for 85% seats and remaining 15% seats are allocated under all India quota by Director General Health Services, New Delhi.

State
Tamil Nadu

Name of Medical College
Madras Medical College, Chennai

Affiliated University
The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai

Management
Govt.

Year of Establishment
1835

MBBS Seats
250

PG Seats
475

Brief details about Madras Medical College, Chennai – The brief details of the medical college are given below for the aspirants looking for admission in MMC, Chennai.

The details include contact details, facilities, year of establishment, recognition, accreditation, etc.

College Name
Madras Medical College, Chennai

Management
Govt.

Year of Establishment
1835

Address
E.V.R Periyar Salai, Park Town, Opp. Central Railway Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600003.

Telephone
+91- 44 – 25305000, 25305111, 25305112, 25363970, 25305301, 25365163

Mobile
+91 – 9444046933

Fax
+91 – 44 – 25305115 / 25363970 / 26630384

Email
info@madrasmedicalcollege.edu, deanmmc@tn.gov.in

Website
www.mmc.tn.gov.in

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

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

Recognition 
Courses recognized by Medical Council of India

Associated Hospitals
Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Children, Institute of Obstetrics Gynaecology and Govt. Hospital, Institute of Social Obstetrics and Govt. Kasturba Gandhi Hospital, Regional Institute of Ophthalmology and Govt. Ophthalmic Hospital, Institute of Mental Health,Institute of Thoracic Medicine,Govt. Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine, Govt. Peripheral Hospital.

Hospital Services
Accident and Trauma Care Services, Ortho Trauma Care, Casualty services, Master Health Checkup, Outpatient services.

Hospital Dispensaries
Secretariat Dispensary, High Court Dispensary, Chepauk Offices Dispensary,  Estate Dispensary,  Raj Bhavan Dispensary.

Outpatients
More than 7000 Outpatients visit for treatment.

Inpatients
Nearly 1,00,000 In patients are treated per year.

Beds  of Hospital
2700

Beds of 7 attached hospitals
4400

Recognition 
Recognized by Medical Council of India

 

PG Specializations Courses at Madras Medical College, Chennai

PG Specialization of 54 different courses for 475 seats is available in MMC, Chennai.

Admissions are based on merit and Directorate of Medical Education conducts the selection process.

Admission in PG Course – For getting admission into PG Diploma MD / MS / DM / MCh course in Madras Med. College, Chennai, 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.

S. No.

PG Specialization Courses in MMC

PG Seats

1

Diploma in Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy

10

2

Diploma in Anesthesia (DA)

10

3

Diploma in Child Health (DCH)

26

4

Diploma in Clinical Pathology (DCH)

8

5

Diploma in Diabetology

3

6

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology (DGO)

28

7

Diploma in Ophthalmology (DOMS)

18

8

Diploma in Orthopaedics (D Ortho)

6

9

Diploma in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology (DLO)

18

10

Diploma in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

2

11

Diploma in Psychological Medicine (DPM)

6

12

Diploma in Public Health

8

13

Diploma in Radio Therapy

6

14

Diploma in Radio-Diagnosis (DMRD)

6

15

Diploma in Tuberculosis & Chest Diseases (DTCD)

8

16

DM – Cardiology

14

17

DM – Clinical Haematology

2

18

DM – Gastroenterology

6

19

DM – Neonatology

8

20

DM – Nephrology

6

21

DM – Neurology

14

22

DM – Oncology

4

23

DM – Rheumatology

4

24

M.Ch – Endocrine Surgery

2

25

M.Ch – Neuro Surgery

14

26

M.Ch – Paediatric Surgery

9

27

M.Ch – Plastic Surgery

8

28

M.Ch – Surgical Gastroenterology/G.I. Surgery

6

29

M.Ch – Thoracic Surgery

14

30

M.Ch – Urology/Genito-Urinary Surgery

8

31

M.Ch – Vascular Surgery

3

32

MD – Anaesthesiology

18

33

MD – Bio-Chemistry

4

34

MD – Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy

6

35

MD – Forensic Medicine/Forensic Medicine & Toxicology

3

36

MD – General Medicine

24

37

MD – Geriatrics

3

38

MD – Microbiology

10

39

MD – Paediatrics

13

40

MD – Pathology

10

41

MD – Pharmacology

3

42

MD – Physiology

5

43

MD – Psychiatry

10

44

MD – Radio Diagnosis/Radiology

45

MD – Radiotherapy

4

46

MD – Social & Preventive Medicine / Community Medicine

4

47

MD – Tuberculosis & Respiratory Diseases / Pulmonary Medicine

3

48

MD – Venereology

3

49

MD/MS – Anatomy

3

50

MD/MS – Obstetrics & Gynaecology

13

51

MD/MS – Ophthalmology

12

52

MS – ENT

6

53

MS – General Surgery

20

54

MS – Orthopaedics

13

PG Stipend in Madras Medical College

Stipend is paid every year on monthly basis. The stipend amount for the selected candidates for academic year 2015 is as follows. 1st Year Rs 25700, 2nd Year – Rs 26700 and the final year is Rs 27700.

MBBS seats in Madras Medical College Increased from 165 to 250

The Medical Council of India from the year 2013-14 have given permission to Madras Med. College (MMC) to increase the yearly intake of candidates into first year of MBBS course study from 165 to 250.

 

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