Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute

Deemed   |  Est. 2006   |   Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu

About College

The Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute, Kanchipuram, is  established in the Year 2006. The campus houses a medical college with 250 MBBS annual admissions and  Post Graduate Courses in 20 departments in  Super-specialties Courses in 7  departments. The college is recognized by Govt. of India and the National Medical Commission (NMC)  and is affiliated with the Chettinad Academy of Research and Education (Deemed University), CARE Chettinad. CARE has a 30-acre green campus at Kelambakkam that is on OMR, the IT & Educational Corridor that runs from Chennai to Pondicherry. The campus is just 26 km from the UNESCO heritage site Mahabalipuram, and 30 km from Chennai Raj Bhavan. The college is excellently connected with Air, Rail, and Road route and it is very easy to reach from any part of the city hotspots. 

Lecture halls have a seating capacity of 300 students, are air-conditioned, and are adequately equipped with LCD projectors, biometric attendance recorders, and all the state-of-the-art teaching aids. The Demonstration halls can accommodate between 75 to 100 students each and are also air-conditioned and equipped with LCD Projectors. Two state-of-the-art auditoria with 1200 and 500 seating capacity, equipped with advanced acoustics are available on the campus. The Central Library at Chettinad Academy of Research and Education has an imposing infrastructure covering an area of 40,000 sq. ft. Spread over 3 floors. The entire campus is Wi-Fi enabled. The University offers comfortable living accommodation within the campus, with separate hostels for boys and girls. The students are provided with WiFi connectivity in every room. The holistic development of students is ensured by participation in sports, games, and cultural activities. To facilitate this, an indoor stadium, swimming pool, football and cricket grounds, tennis and basketball courts, a 400m synthetic track, and a gymnasium are available for the students.

Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute hospital

Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute hospital is a 1100+ bedded, state-of-the-art multispecialty general teaching hospital. It offers specialty and super specialty services, including state-of-the-art diagnostic facilities to ensure the delivery of holistic patient care. clinical board’s general specialties viz. Medicine, Surgery, OBG, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, ENT, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Anaesthesiology, and Radiology three paraclinical departments viz. Pathology, Microbiology, and Biochemistry are working in the  Hospital.

In addition to all the regular clinical and diagnostic departments that comprise the General Hospital, the Emergency, and Trauma Care Services handle complex and diverse medical, surgical, and trauma-related emergencies round the clock. Basic imaging facilities are provided by the X-ray department, with advanced and state-of-the-art MRI and CT facilities also available 24/7


Chettinad Rural Health Centre situated at Poonjeri provides accessible and affordable healthcare to the rural population. The center is equipped with consulting rooms, minor operation theatre, laboratory and imaging services, and pharmacy. Experienced doctors and well-trained paramedical personnel are available round the clock to attend to emergency cases.


Chettinad Urban Health Centre positioned in Karapakkam along the IT corridor, delivers comprehensive health care to the urban community. The services offered include outpatient consultation, laboratory investigations, daycare and referral services.


Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute, SH 49A, Kelambakkam, Tamil Nadu 603103

Phone: 044 4741 1000

Admission Process


  • Pass in 10+2 with 50% in Physics, Chemistry & Biology and English as one of the languages of study.
  • Qualifying and applying for NEET-UG and registration for All India counseling is mandatory.
  • Age: The candidates should complete 17 years of age on or before the first day of December of the year for which admission is sought.
  • NEET (UG)  will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to MBBS/BDS Courses.

Minimum Qualifying Percentile as per NEET  Eligibility Criteria

CategoriesMinimum Qualifying Marks
General/GEN-EWS50th percentile marks in the qualifying exam
OBC/SC/ST Category40th percentile marks in the qualifying exam
Persons With Disabilities45th percentile marks in the qualifying exam


Medical Counseling Committee (MCC), Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS), Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India, New Delhi will conduct counseling on the basis of NEET merit. 

For Admissions to MBBS/BDS courses visit the website of Medical Counseling Committee

Management SeatsNRI

MCC Counseling Schedule

1st Round Counselling
Starting of registration, choice filling & indicative seats
Closing of registration, choice filling & indicative seats
Choice filling and locking
Processing of Seat Allotment
Result of round 1
Reporting to the allotted college
2nd Round Counselling
New Registration
Exercising of choices and locking
Processing of Seat Allotment
Result of round 2
Reporting to the allotted college
Mop UP Round
Online Registration & Fee Payment
Choice Filling/Locking for Mop Up
Processing of Seat Allotment
Result for Mop UP

MCC Seat Allotment and Result:

  • Within a few days of the choice locking, the seat allotment result has been declared by the authority.
  • Candidates can view the allotment result.
  • Candidates receive an SMS or email regarding allotment of course & college.
  • The seats are allotted as per the candidate’s filled choices.

Stray Vacancy Round

  • Stray Vacancy Round at the Institution Level (List of Ten times the number of vacancies will be sent by DGHS to Institutes which would be exhausted strictly in terms of merit)
Stray Vacancy Round
Online or Offline Registration (University Level) 
Merit list
First NRI allotment (as per merit list )
All leftover NRI Seat converted to Management seat
Allotment as per meri list
Fess Payment and Reporting

List of documents to be produced at the time of admission

  • NEET Scorecard
  • 10th Std. Marks card/pass certificate for proof of date of birth – Original + 3 attested copies
  • 12th Std. equivalent Marks card/pass certificate – Original + 3 attested copies
  • Transfer Certificate from the institution last attended – Original + 3 attested copies
  • Conduct Certificate from the institution last attended – Original only
  • Eligibility Certificate issued by the Registrar, Deemed to be University
  • Migration Certificate from the Board/University of the institution last attended (For Non-Local students)
  • Physical fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner
  • Blood group certificate
  • Photographs: Recent color photo with white background, of resolution 300-600 dpi & size 35mm X 45 mm (Passport size) & 20mm X 25mm (Stamp size)
  • Aadhar card copy of the student

Admission under NRI quota

 The admission under the NRI category is based on NEET ranking and on merit in the qualifying examination taking into consideration, marks secured in the core subjects of Physics, Chemistry, and Biology/Biotechnology. Foreign nationals are also considered for admission under this quota. 

  • NEET Score Card
  • 12th std. marks card/pass certificate.
  • 10th std. marks card/pass certificate for proof of date of birth.
  • Proof of NRI status (Passport copy of parent, employment certificate, Sponsorship letter)
  • A valid passport and student visa for the period of study. (Original must be shown for verification.
  • Aadhar card copy of the student

Additional documents to be produced for foreign nationals only

  • A valid passport and student visa for the period of study. (Original must be shown for verification. 5 duly-attested photocopies must be produced.)
  • Residential Permit from the local SP and FRO
  • No Objection Certificate issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India
  • These will be processed once the student reports at the University/Institution. The payment of the fee shall be from the Non-Resident External (N.R.E) account of the parent.

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