• Established In :
    Affiliated To : Dr. M.G.R. Medical University
    Website : www.cmch-vellore.edu/
    Address : Ida Scudder Road, Vellore - 632004 Tamil Nadu, India Tel : 0416-2222102, 2281000, 2286001, 3070000 Fax: 0416 - 2232035, 2232103

The existence of Christian Medical College can be traced back to the late 19th century in the year 1900. It is the most preferred medical college and teaching hospital, which was founded by Ida Sophia Scudder. The college is known for its continuous endeavoring in the field of world class medical education and health care. It is affiliated Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Tamil Nadu. Moreover, it has been accredited with five stars rating by NAAC.

Christian Medical College has gained a worldwide recognition due to its outstanding service in health care in last 100 years. Today, it has become one of the leading medical colleges in Tamil Nadu. Being a prominent medical institute in Tamil Nadu, the college offers a wide range of degree and diploma courses that help in bridging the gaps of more qualified professionals in the field of medical sciences.  

The courses that are offered by the institute are as follow :

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Doctor of Medicine in Clinical Haematology
Doctor of Medicine in Neurology
Doctor of Medicine in Cardiology
Doctor of Medicine in Nephrology
Doctor of Medicine in Gastroenterology
Master of Chirurgical in Thoracic Surgery
Master of Chirurgical in Genito Urinary Surgery
Master of Chirurgical in Paediatric Surgery
Master of Chirurgical in Plastic Surgery
Master of Chirurgical in Neurosurgery
Medical Doctor in Community Medicine
Medical Doctor in Psychiatry
Medical Doctor in General Medicine
Medical Doctor in Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Medical Doctor in Pathology
Medical Doctor in Microbiology



1. Candidates should have passed the qualifying exam equivalent to 10+2 Higher Secondary Examination after a period of 12 years of study, the last two years of study comprising of Physics, Chemistry and Biology with English. A candidate for admission to “medical course” “must have 60%* marks at +2 level in each of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (or Botany and Zoology taken together) and have an aggregate of 140/200 in these subjects, both at qualifying and competitive examinations and should have passed in English”. (*60% in each and 130/200 aggregate for BC, 55% in each and 120/200 aggregate for MBC, and 40% in each and 80/200 aggregate for SC/ST candidates). (BC, MBC, SC/ST as defined by the TN Government; all rules subject to change as per State & University guidelines) Candidates should have passed in all subjects of the qualifying examination of the Higher Secondary Certificate Examination (Academic) conducted by the Tamil Nadu State Board or any other equivalent examination in one and the same attempt in the subjects.

2. Candidates should have completed the age of 17 years at the time of admission or should complete the said age on or before 31st December of the said year.

Selection :-

The applicants will be called for an entrance test at CMC in the morning. The short listed candidates will be then called for personal interview in the afternoon for final selection.


The college is located in Vellore, Tamil Nadu. Christian Medical College is one such medical institute that offers number of courses related to the field of medicine and health care. Keeping this thing in mind, the college has built a separate laboratory for each and every branch of medical sciences. It has Wi-Fi enabled lecture halls. The central library has a huge collection of medical journals, books, reference sources and pamphlets.

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Ida Scudder Road,
Vellore - 632004
Tamil Nadu, India
Tel : 0416-2222102, 2281000, 2286001, 3070000
Fax: 0416 - 2232035, 2232103


  • Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore

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