Private Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu.
There are 26 Private medical colleges in Tamil Nadu professionally managed by trusts. 16 of these institutions affiliated to Dr MGR Medical University; and 10 are deemed universities with autonomous rules & regulations.


The students passing from these private medical colleges in Tamil Nadu awarded degrees recognized by Medical Council of India.

“There are 2850 MBBS and 879 PG seats available for admission in the private medical colleges in Tamil Nadu.”

Seats are given on merit and counseling of the qualified students, conducted by DME (Directorate Medical Education) for 50% government quota seats in the private colleges and the remaining 50% seats entrance conducted by the private colleges association.

Entrance Examinations for MBBS & PG Courses

TPPCA (Tamil Nadu Private Professional Colleges Association) Tamil Nadu, a private un-aided educational institutions association and Deemed University medical colleges, conduct a parallel entrance test to fill some part of the seats of private medical colleges in Tamil Nadu.

“The entrance examination is the prerequisite for admission into MBBS offered in the Private Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu for those who are not eligible for DME merit list and for the students from non-Tamil Nadu states.”

Non-Tamil Nadu students and students, who are not eligible to be considered in the Tamil Nadu quota, can appear for the TPPCA (Tamil Nadu Private Professional Colleges Association) and deemed university conducted entrance examination.

Private medical colleges in Tamil Nadu

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List of Private Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu

The list of private medical colleges in Tamil Nadu are 26 in number located across the state. The list shows 9 medical colleges in Chennai, 4 are in Kanchipuram, 2 in Salem and the remaining in Annamalainagar, Coimbatore, Enathur, Kanyakumari, Madurai, Maduranthagam, Melmaruvathur, Perambalur, Tiruchirapalli, Trichy & Vellore.

S.No. Name of College Location Management Established MBBS Seats PG Seats
1

ACS Medical College

Chennai Trust 2008

2

Annapoorna Medical College & Hospital

Salem

Trust

2011

150

 

3

Aravind Eye Hospitals & Post Graduate Institute of Ophthalmology

Madurai

Trust

 

20

4

Chennai Medical College Hospital & Research Centre

Trichy

Trust

2009

150

5

Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute

Kanchipuram

Trust

2006

150

26

6

Christian Medical College

Vellore

Trust

1942

100

180

7

D.D. Medical College & Hospital

Chennai

Trust

2010

8

Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Medical College & Hospital

Perambalur

Trust

2011

150

9

Institute of Opthalmology Joseph Eye Hospital

Tiruchirapalli

Trust

 

8

10

Karpaga Vinayaga Institute of Medical Sciences

Maduranthagam

Trust

2009

100

11

Madha Medical College & Hospital

Chennai

Trust

2011

150

12

Meenakshi Medical College & Research Institute

Enathur

Trust

2003

150

51

13

Melmaruvathur Adiparasakthi Instt. Medical Sciences & Research

Melmaruvathur

Trust

2008

150

14

PSG Institute of Medical Sciences

Coimbatore

Trust

1985

150

65

15

Rajah Muthiah Medical College

Annamalainagar

Trust

1985

150

149

16

Regional Centre for Cancer Research & Treatment

Chennai

Trust

 

7

17

Sankara Netralaya Medical Research Foundation

Chennai

Trust

 

4

18

Saveetha Medical College & Hospital

Kanchipuram

Trust

2008

150

19

Shri Satya Sai Medical College & Research Institute

Kancheepuram

Trust

2008

150

20

Sree Balaji Medical College & Hospital

Chennai

Trust

1999

100

74

21

Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences

Kanyakumari

Trust

2006

100

18

22

Sri Muthukumaran Medical College

Chennai

Trust

2010

150

23

Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute

Chennai

Trust

1985

250

164

24

SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre

Kancheepuram

Trust

2005

150

58

25

Tagore Medical College & Hospital

Chennai

Trust

2010

150

26

Vinayaka Missions Kirupananda Variyar Medical College

Salem

Trust

1996

100

55

       

Total

2850

879

 

Private Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu was last modified: March 24th, 2016 by Advai T