Madras Medical College and Research Institute details & Courses offered

This article gives the information about the courses offered in Madras Medical College and Research Institute. The Madras Medical College and Research Institute's history is well explained in this article. Admission procedures and contact details are given in this article.

Madras Medical College and Research Institute

This college is located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. It is one of the oldest Medical colleges in India. It has produced a enormous number of Doctors and it is still serving the people and serves as a memorable monumentem in Tamil Nadu. The college is funded by the Tamil Nadu state government. The head of the college is Dean and Vice-principal. You can find the list of Medical colleges in Tamilnadu here.

History of Madras Medical College

The Madras Medical College was started in 16/11/1664 by the British East India Company to look after the wounded soldiers in war. The Hospital was first started in St. George Fort and later on in 1772 came to its present place. The hospital took its form as medical school by the effort of Dr.Mortimar. The G.H (Government Hospital) was attached to this institute along with the state government's fund.

At the earlier days only the Europeans, Eurasians and western candidates were educated in this college. The Indians were admitted as students in this college only from 1842. In 1857 the college got its affiliations form University of Madras. Dr. Muthu Laksmi Reddy was the first lady doctor graduated from this medical college. By Feb.2010 the college has completed 175 years.

Courses offered in Madras Medical College

UG Courses
MBBS - Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery
B.Pharm - Bachelor of Pharmacy
B.Sc (Nursing) - Bachelor of Science in Nursing
B.P.T - Bachelor of Physiotherapy

Diplomo Courses
D.C.H - Diploma in Child Health
D.L.O - Diploma in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
D.M.R.D - Diploma in Medicine & Radio-Diagnosis
D.M.R.T - Diploma in Medicine and Radiation Therapy
D.A - Diploma in Anaesthesiology
D.Ortho - Diploma in Orthopaedics
D.V - Diploma in Venereology
D.D - Diploma in Dermatology
D.O - Diploma in Ophthalmology
D.T.R.D - Diploma in Tuberculosis and Respiratory Diseases
D.P.M - Diploma in Psychiatric Medicine
D.C.P - Diploma in Clinical Pathology
D.P.H - Diploma in Public Health
D.Lep - Diploma in Leprosy
D.Diab - Diploma in Diabetology
D.Phy.M - Diploma in Physical Medicine

PG Courses
M.D - General Medicine
M.D - Anaesthesiology
M.D - Biochemistry
M.D - Community Medicine
M.D - Dermatology
M.D - Forensic Medicine
M.D - Geriatric Medicine
M.D - Microbiology
M.D - Paediatrics
M.D - Pathology
M.D - Pharmacology
M.D - Physiology
M.D - Psychiatric Medicine
M.D - Radio - Diagnosis
M.D - Radio - Therapy
M.D - Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases
M.D - Venereology
M.D - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
M.S - E.N.T. or Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
M.S - Anatomy
M.S - Gerneral Surgery
M.S - Ophthalmology
M.S - Orthopaedics
M.Pharm - Master of Pharmacy
M.Sc (Nursing) - Master of Science in Nursing

Speciality Degrees

D.M - Neurology
D.M - Neurology
D.M - Cardiology
D.M - Oncology
D.M - Rhematology
D.M - Gastro-Enterology
D.M - Nephrology
D.M - Clinical Haematology
D.M - Neonatology
M.CH - Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
M.CH - Genito-Urinary Surgery
M.CH - Neuro Surgery
M.CH - Paediatric Surgery
M.CH - Plastic Surgery
M.CH - Surgical Gastro-Enterology
M.CH - Vascular Surgery


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