Christian Medical College

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute- Chennai
0416 2284255
Christian Medical College, Thorapadi, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India - 632002
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About Christian Medical College

CMC Vellore is one of the largest and most prestigious medical colleges in India.CMC Vellore is ranked as No.1 Medical College according to India Today Medical College Rankings 2010.

The Christian Medical College is today a referral tertiary care hospital. CMC’s graduates stay on to work in hospitals affiliated to the Christian Medical Association of India.

CMC is owned and administered by the Christian Medical College Vellore Association which is a Society registered under the Societies Registration Act of India. The Association is made up of 54 churches and other Christian Medical organisations. The Christian Medical College Council, which comprises the members of the Association and other Indian and foreign organisations, governs the CMC Vellore Association.

In 1918 Dr.Ida Scudder established a Medical School for Women, which was upgraded to a College in 1942 and became coeducational in 1947. Each year 60 students, of which at least 25 are women, are admitted for the undergraduate medical course (M.B.B.S. of The Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R.Medical University). Scholarships are available to students who need financial assistance. The students and the faculty live in a residential campus. Training in Community Medicine involves daily village visits to collect data about disease prevention awareness, child malnutrition, living conditions, socio economic status and educational status. CMC is consistently ranked amongst the top three medical colleges in the country, ranking second in the 2009 survey.

Academic activities at CMC Vellore

CMC Vellore offers MBBS Course

Other diploma courses offered are:

Diploma in Child Health

M.D. General Medicine

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

M.D. Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Diploma in Anaesthesiology

M.D. Pathology

Diploma in Clinical Pathology

M.D. Microbiology

Diploma in Dermatology

M.D. Physiology

Diploma in Otorhinolaryngology

M.D. Pharmacology

Diploma in Orthopaedics

M.D. Paediatrics

Diploma in Ophthalmology

M.D. Radiotherapy

Diploma in Medical Radiodiagnosis

M.D. Anaesthesiology

Diploma in Medical Radiotherapy

M.D. Dermatology

Diploma in Psychological Medicine

M.D. Biochemistry

M.S. General Surgery

M.D. Community Medicine

M.S. Orthopaedic Surgery

M.D. Psychiatry

M.S. Ophthalmology

M.D. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 

M.S. E.N.T.

M.D. Radiodiagnosis

M.D. Anatomy

Higher Specialty D.M. & M.Ch. Courses starting in August, entrance exam in May

D.M. Clinical Haematology

M.Ch. Cardio Thoracic Surgery

D.M. Neurology

M.Ch. Neurosurgery (6 year and 3 year)

D.M. Cardiology

M.Ch. Urology

D.M. Nephrology

M.Ch. Paediatric Surgery

D.M. Gastroenterology

M.Ch. Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Christian Medical College has seperate hostels for Boys & Girls
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