MD General Medicine seat is the preference of many students in Tamil Nadu & India.
It is a specialization where non-surgical treatment of diseases is the norm. It is in high demand which can be ascertained by the fact that there are 211 seats available in the 20 medical institutions in Tamil Nadu. The MD General Medicine seats in government institutions are 139, in private trust managed institutions are 22 and in deemed university medical institutions are 50.
MD General Medicine Seats Recognized or To-Be-recognized – MD General Medicine seats’ that are recognized and to-be-recognized in the medical colleges of Tamil Nadu are mentioned in this article for the benefit of the aspirants of Tamil Nadu and India.
The PG medical seats in colleges affiliated to Dr MGR Medical University are given on merit for government quota seats in government medical colleges and for certain number (government quota) of seats in private colleges.
- For the remaining seats in the private institutions, an entrance is conducted by the private colleges.
- CMC, Vellore and the deemed medical institutions conduct their own entrance examinations autonomously.
MD General Medicine Seats in Medical Colleges of Tamil Nadu
MD General Medicine seats in the 20 medical colleges of Tamil Nadu are 211 recognized as well as permitted or to-be-recognized seats. These seats are available for admission based on the competitive entrance examination conducted by the individual college or the group of colleges.
- The seats are given the recognition status by Medical Council of India.
- Some seats are permitted under section 10 (A) of IMC Act.
- Permitted seats are generally granted recognition after completion of 3 years starting from the day permission is given to medical college by MCI.
We have given below details of the number of seats of MD General Medicine specialization available in the government and private medical institutions in Tamil Nadu. The aspirants would find this information beneficial while deciding in taking admission in recognized seats or to-be-recognized seats.
MD General Medicine in Government Medical Colleges of Tamil Nadu – There are 139 seats available in 11 government medical colleges. The details of the seats of each medical institution are mentioned in the chart for your record.
|Name of Medical College|
|Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu|
|Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore|
|ESI-PGIMSR, ESI Hospital, K.K Nagar, Chennai|
|K A P Viswanathan Government Medical College, Trichy|
|Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai|
|Madras Medical College, Chennai|
|Madurai Medical College, Madurai|
|Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College, Salem|
|Stanley Medical College, Chennai|
|Thanjavur Medical College,Thanjavur|
|Tirunelveli Medical College,Tirunelveli|
MD General Medicine Seats in Private Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu – The 2 Private trust managed medical colleges are affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University. The number of seats is as follows.
|Name of Medical College|
|Christian Medical College, Vellore|
|PSG Institute of Medical Sciences, Coimbatore|
MD General Medicine Seats in Deemed Medical Colleges of Tamil Nadu affiliated to its autonomously run Deemed University are listed below. The names of the deemed universities along with the number of seats are mentioned for the medical aspirants looking forward to secure seat in the deemed colleges.
Name of Medical College
|Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute, Kanchipuram||Chettinad Academy of Research and Education ( Deemed University )|
|Meenakshi Medical College and Research Institute, Enathur||Meenakshi University|
|Rajah Muthiah Medical College, Annamalainagar||Annamalai University|
|Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai||Bharath University, Chennai|
|Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Chennai||Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai|
|SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Kancheepuram||SRM University, Chennai|
|Vinayaka Missions Kirupananda Variyar Medical College, Salem||Vinayaka Missions University|
Affiliated Universities of Tamil Nadu – The affiliated universities of the 20 government, private and deemed medical colleges of Tamil Nadu having MD General Medicine seats are mentioned below.
- The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai
- Chettinad Academy of Research and Education
- Meenakshi University
- Annamalai University
- Bharath University, Chennai
- Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai
- SRM University, Chennai
- Vinayaka Missions University
PG Medical Common Entrance Examinations in Tamil Nadu – The Deemed University Medical Colleges, conducts the entrance examinations autonomously and individually to select aspirants for admission into MD General Medicine Course. CMC Vellore is affiliated to Dr MGR Medical University, conducts its own entrance examination.
Time to Apply – The notifications start in the month of November & December. Application submitting last date’s starts from the last week of December to the first week of February.
The entrance exams every year starts from first week of January till the first week of February.
The students need to start planning and preparations from the first week of October.
The medical aspirants from Tamil Nadu in particular and India in general, may check up for the entrance exams notifications in Newspapers and college websites. For more accurate details about MD General Medicine seats in Tamil Nadu, please visit the college or MCI website.