Madurai Medical College, one of the foremost medical colleges in India is located in the ancient temple city of Madurai.To keep pace with the health care needs of the People of Tamil Nadu,Madurai Medical College was established along with the Government Rajaji Hospital which at present caters to the needs of more than twenty million people in southern Tamil Nadu.The various courses offered include M.B.B.S., B.Pharm., D.Pharm., Nursing, and other para-medical courses.Selection to these courses is based on the performance in the H.Sc and TNPCEE Examinations which are conducted annually and admission is based strictly on merit keeping in view the reservation policies enforced by the Govt of Tamil Nadu. Madurai Medical College is affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University and is recognised by the W.H.O.
The various Departments include Anatomy,Physiology, Bio-Chemistry, Microbiology, Pathology, Pharmacology, Forensic medicine,Community medicine,etc.Well trained Faculty with a flair for research and well equipped Laboratories help the students train themselves in Basic Medical Sciences as well as in allied Clinical Sciences.
Clinical Services are provided by the Govt.Rajaji Hospital which is a 1691 bedded Super Speciality Hospital providing free health care to the people in the lower income group.The various departments in this hospital include Anaesthesiology,Cardiology,Cardio-Thoracic/Vascular Surgery,Casualty/Emergency, Dentistry,Dental surgery, Dermatology, Endocrinology/Diabetology, E.N.T,Gastroenterology,General Surgery,Internal medicine, Neonatology, Nephrology,Neuro-Surgery,Obstetrics/Gynaecology, Oncology,Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Paediatric Surgery, Plastic Surgery, Physio-Therapy, Psychiatry,Radiology, Speech Therapy,Urology etc.
Facilities available include C.T.Scan, Ultrasound,Colour Doppler, X-Ray, I.C.C.U, Cath Lab,E.C.G, E.E.G., E.M.G., Echocardiography, Dialysis, Endoscopy,I.C.U, Laparoscopy, Bronchoscopy, Mammography,Physiotherapy, Operation-Theatres(10), Bio-Chemistry, Microbiology, Histo-pathology, Virology, Auto-analyser, Haematology, Endocrinology, Clinical Pathology, Blood Bank,Eye-Bank, Pharmacy, Ambulance(10), Morgue.
Each year about 175 students complete
their M.B.B.S Degree and Graduates from this institute
hold very high positions in various Govt and Private
organisations.Post Graduate and Super Speciality Training
is provided which also conforms to the International
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