Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University(TNMGRMU), Chennai


Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University(TNMGRMU)

Established in 1987, Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University is one of the reputed and premier medical institutions of the country located at Chennai. Named after the former Chief Minister of Tamilnadu, late Dr.M.G.Ramachandran (M.G.R), the university has many different departments which offers numerous medical courses at UG (undergraduate), PG (postgraduate) and doctoral level. Tamilnadu MGR Medical University offers M.Pharm (Master of Pharmacy) and M.P.T (Master of Physiotheraphy) at PG level.

This is the only Medical University in Tamil Nadu capable of granting affiliation to new institutions under Government or Self-financing in Medical, Dental, Indian Medicine/Homoeopathy & Allied Health Sciences (Pharmacy, Nursing, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy etc.) and awarding degrees under a single umbrella to maintain uniform and high standards of education.

Medicinal Courses:

UG Course:


PG Diploma Courses:

Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Clinical Pathology

Child Health

Medical Radio Diagnosis

Medical Radio Therapy


Public Health

Psychological Medicine

Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (D.PHYS.MED.)


Dermatology, Venerology and Leprosy



Oto Rhino Laryngology

PG Degree Courses:

Doctor of Medicine (MD) in

General Medicine

Obstetrics and Gynaecology






Radio Diagnosis

Radio Therapy


Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy


Forensic Medicine

Community Medicine


Pulmonary Medicine


Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Immuno Haematology and Blood Transfusion

Master of Surgery (MS) in

General Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery




PG Super Specialty Courses:

• Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) in




Medical Gastroenterology

Medical Oncology


Clinical Haematology


Master of Chirurgie (M. Ch.) in

Cardio Thoracic Surgery

Neuro Surgery

Plastic Reconstructive Surgery


Paediatric Surgery

Surgical Gastroenterology and Proctology

Surgical Oncology

Vascular Surgery

Dental Courses:

UG Course:

• Bachelor of Dental Surgery

PG Degree Course:

• Master of Dental Surgery (With specialization in)

Prosthodontics And Crown & Bridge


Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics

Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics

Oral Pathology & Microbiology

Public Health Dentistry

Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry

Oral Medicine and Radiology

Indian Medicine & Homeopathy Courses:

UG Courses:

• Bachelor of Siddha Medicine & Surgery

• Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery

• Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery

• Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery

• Bachelor of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences

PG Degree Courses:

• M.D. Siddha in



Sirappu Marutthuvam

Kuzandhai Maruthuvam


Nanju Noolum Maruthua Neethinoolum

Allied Health Science Courses:

UG Courses:

• Bachelor of Science in

Accident and Emergency Care Technology

Radiology Imaging Technology

Physician Assistant

Operation Theatre & Anaesthesia Technology

Critical Care Technology

Cardio Pulmonary Care Technology

Optometry Technology

Medical Record Science

Dialysis Technology

Cardiac Technology

Radiotherapy Technology

Medical Laboratory Technology

Radio Diagnosis Technology

Nuclear Medicine Technology

Medical Sociology

Orthotics & Prosthetics

• Bachelor of Audiology & Speech Language Pathology

Special PG Degree Courses:

• Master of Science in

Medical Physics

Hospital Informatic System -Telemedicine

• Master of Business Administration in Hospital & Health Systems Management

• Master of Audiology & Speech Language Pathology

• Master of Philosophy in Clinical Social Work

Diploma Courses:

• Post Graduate Diploma in

Public Health Entomology

Learning Disability

Diabetes Education

• Diploma in

Operation Theatre & Anaesthesia Technology

Accident and Emergency Care Technology

Critical Care Technology

Optometry Technology

Radiology & Imaging Technology

Medical Record Science

Scope Support Technology

Nursing Aide

Dental Assistance

Ophthalmic Nursing Assistant


Nursing Courses:

UG Courses:

• Bachelor of Science in Basic Nursing

• Bachelor of Science in Nursing for Trained Nurses

PG Degree Courses:

• Master of Science in Nursing (With the following specializations)

Medical Surgical Nursing

Child Health (Paediatric) Nursing

Obstetrics and Gynaecological Nursing

Community Health Nursing

Mental Health (Psychiatric)Nursing

Pharmacy Courses:

UG Course:

• Bachelor of Pharmacy

PG Courses:

• Master of Pharmacy with specialization in


Pharmaceutical Chemistry



Pharmaceutical Analysis

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Pharmacy Practice

Pytopharmacy and Pytomedicine

Integrated Degree Course:

Doctor of Pharmacy

Physiotherapy Courses:

UG Course:

• Bachelor of Physiotherapy

PG Course:

Master of Physiotherapy with the following elective subjects

Advance Physiotherapy in Orthopaedics

Advance Physiotherapy in Neurology

Advance Physiotherapy in Cardio Pulmonary Disease

Sports Physiotherapy

Paediatric Neurology

Hand Conditions

Community Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Occupational Therapy Courses

UG Course:

Bachelor of Occupational Therapy

PG Course:

Master of Occupational Therapy with the following elective subjects

Advance Occupational Therapy in Paediatrics

Advance Occupational Therapy in Mental Health

Advance Occupational Therapy in Neurology

Advance Occupational Therapy in Orthopaedics

Other Courses:

Bachelor of Medical Record Science

Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology

Bachelor of Science in Optometry

Diploma Courses

Diploma in Health Promotion Education

Applied Nutrition and Dietetics

Community Health and Development

Post Graduate Diploma in Learning Disability

PG Courses:

  • Master of Public Health
  • Master of Science in
  • Epidemiology
  • Biochemistry (Non Clinical)
  • Microbiology (Non Clinical
  • Medical Sociology
  • Bio-Statistics
  • Hospital Administration
  • Anatomy (Non Medical)
  • Physiology (Non Medical)
  • Biochemistry (Non Medical)

Contact Information 

Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University
69, Anna Salai,
Tamil Nadu, India,
Phone No : 044-22301762/63 044-22353094
Website : www.tnmgrmu.ac.in

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