In 1983, Meenakshi Ammal Trust was founded to provide education to the poor students and spread knowledge through various educational institutions. Accordingly, it’s started to promote and advance education by running Schools, Engineering, Medical, Dental and Paramedical Institutions, Hospitals like similar institutions to get the benefit of the public.
In 2003, Meenakshi Medical College has been established and committed to excellence in education, research, patient care, and community service. It offers most advanced educational environments in medicine in the country and 2004 the Medical College is a conferred Deemed to be University status to Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research (MAHER) and recognized by Medical Council of India, New Delhi.
Table of Contents
1. Quick Summary
2. MBBS Course
3. Admission Procedure & Eligibility
4. Management and NRI Quota Seats and Cutoff
5. PG Course
8. Affiliated Hospitals
9. How to Reach
|Total MBBS Seats:||150|
|Tuition Fees:||Rs 18,50,000|
|Affiliated To:||`Meenakshi University (Deemed), Chennai (MAHER)|
|All India Ranking:||–|
|TamilNadu State Ranking:||39|
|Recognition and Listing:||Medical Council of India(MCI), World Health Organisation(WHO)|
|Affiliated Hospital:||Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute.|
|Average Daily Out-Patients:||1900|
|Total Beds Available:|| 1110|
|Other Names:||Meenakshi Medical College Hospital & Research Institute (MMCH&RI), MAHER|
|Address:||Meenakshi Medical College, Enathur, Karrapettai Post, Kanchipuram, Tamilnadu-631552|
|Contact:||+91 44 – 27261337|
MMC UG course is strictly on merit list based as prescribed by the MCI and UGC Regulations and annual intake for MBBS is 150 seats and reserved seats for 128 for General Category & 22 NRI / Institutional. The Tuition Fees for the candidate, for General categories, shall be INR 18,50,000/- & NRI / Institutional Quota is the US $ 45,000/-NEET 2017
Admission Procedure and Eligibility
Eligibility: 17 years of age or above as on 31-Dec of the admission year. The maximum age limit to Study MBBS course is 25 years. All Higher Secondary School Students with 10+2 in science stream including biology or biotechnology along with Physics and Chemistry with a minimum of 50% marks are eligible(In case of SC/ST, 40% in board exams; 45% for OBC Category) to study Medical Course.
Admission to Meenakshi Medical College is done for NRI Quota(15 % of MBBS seats) or Management has 75% quota conducted by state medical authorities. Contact the college authority for Management quota seats to know more detailed admission procedures.
Management and NRI Quota(AIQ) MBBS Seats
NEET 2017 AIR(All India Rank):
| Category ||All India Rank|
NEET 2018 Cutoff Details
This year (NEET 2018) last All India Rank and NEET score cutoff can be found in MBBSCouncil Android App. You can download the app by clicking here.
This app provides counselling guidance for MBBS Admission.
The Medical College offers following PG course with Intake seats and duration of each course is 3years and Eligibility for the same is Pass in MBBS Degree Course from an MCI recognized Institutions / University internship.
|Type||PG Course||Total Seats|
|MD||TB & RESPIRATORY||2|
MAHER University as one of the best academics & research universities in India and accredited by NAAC which has multi-campus, multi-disciplinary research & centres. It’s always in introducing the art of infrastructure as an international standard and highly qualified and experienced teachers and clinicians for education and management of various health-related disorders.
Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute are having all the infrastructural facilities and qualified faculties for the quality patient care with a human touch. The Infrastructure which includes that 1110 bedded tertiary hospital with Emergency Care facilities, Trauma, all speciality & super speciality OPDs, Modular Operation Theatres, Blood Bank & Components. The Medical College consists of Administrative Block, Pre Clinical Block, 300 seating Capacity with High tech audio/video System of A/c classrooms, Exam Hall, Central & Digital Library, Hostel for Boys & Girls, Mess, Gym, and Staff Quarters. There is New College Auditorium with the seating capacity of 2000.
An independent three-story Library building known as “Knowledge Centre” is located within the campus. The area of each floor is 1339 Sq.mts, the main reading hall at Ground floor has got 250 seats and a separate room for Faculties with 25 seat capacity. The Library is well designed, centralized A/c with fire alarm and fully equipped with furniture & pleasant atmosphere.
The library has nearly 22,000 of books, 732 ebooks, subscribing for 81 International and 81 National journals and has 3133 back volumes. Also, it includes a wide collection of medical literature including books, journals, reference sources, pamphlets electronic resources like ebooks and e-journals for undergraduates postgraduates, super specialities, paramedical students. The library has a membership with DELNET and thro’ this various services are obtained.
Faculty and Staff
The College has faculty with leadership, expertise, and support in all areas of Medical education to ensure that the highest quality in teaching. Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute has highly qualified and experienced dedicated faculty, supported by an equally dedicated paramedical staff. The strength of Faculties as follows College Asst. Professors – 159, Associate Professors – 93, Professors-91 & Other staff is – 255, Moreover, the colleges have permanent faculty with Ph.D.is around 18.
Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute campus have 5 hostel buildings, 3 for Girls and 2 for boys with 500 single rooms available to accommodate undergraduate and postgraduate students in medical and other disciplines. The hostel has a pleasing environment of surround by trees and green plants which give to pleasant learning and peaceful living within the campus. Hostel for 1st-year MBBS students is compulsory. Hostel accommodation rooms are well furnished with A/c and every hostel building has attached with Gym, Telephone, and Internet & Separate Mess facilities for Boys & Girls. The Room Rent for Hostel is INR 1,50,000/- excluding Mess fees.
Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute are having 1110 bedded tertiary hospital with all speciality & super speciality, largest ICU, Emergency Care facilities, Trauma, OPDs, Modular Operation Theatres, Blood Bank & Components. It has centres of excellence in cardiovascular sciences, interventional neuro-radiology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, critical care and emergency services. The medical centre has the largest Blood Bank with a spread over an area of 4000 Sq.fts.
Meenakshi Medical College Hospital is registered with daily outpatients on average 1124. It has 24 full-fledged departments to provide speciality and super speciality services which include: Speciality Services, Super-Specialty Services, Diagnostic Facilities, Supportive Service Departments, Ancillary Service Departments, Specialized Services.
The Hospital has a well equipped diagnostic centre with fully air-conditioned and coverage area of about 1000 sq.feet and performs diagnostic tests per day is approximately 8000. Also, the centre has a big blood collection centre, separate processing areas for Clinical Biochemistry, Clinical Pathology, Hematology, and Clinical Microbiology centres.
Health Centres – Primary Health Centres and Rural/Urban Health Training Centres
- PHC I (RHTC) – Vadamavandal located – 18 km from the college
- PHC II (UHTC)- Kanchipuram located – 5 km from the college
How to Reach
Meenakshi Medical College Hospital & Research Institute is located in Kancheepuram of Tamilnadu. It’s very nearby of State capital Chennai from distance of 70KM and nearby Airport of Chennai International from distance of 60KM. The Kancheepuram city is Well Connected by Road as well as Rail with other cities. The college has accessed from the city centre just 5 km.