Stanley Medical College Chennai (Tamil Nadu) admits students to different courses in the field of medical sciences.

Stanley Medical College

Stanley Medical College is one of the oldest medical colleges in India, as it was started way back in 1938. Located in Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, the medical college is a government-run institution. It is attached to various hospitals in the state, which includes a 200-year old hospital, Government Stanley Hospital with the capacity of 1280 beds, Government Raja Sir Ramasamy Mudaliar Lying-in Hospital, Government Hospital for Thoracic Medicine (Tambaram), and Government Peripheral Hospital (Tondiarpet). The college is approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI), New Delhi.
Affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai, Stanley Medical College has been ranked among the top medical colleges in the country. The college offers various courses in medical sciences, at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. These include MBBS, MD, MS, PG Diploma and Doctoral program. Stanley Medical College offers state-of-the-art facilities to its students.

Affiliated to: Tamil Nadu Dr M G R Medical University


The college offers the following undergraduate programme:

Post Graduate Diploma:
The college offers the following PG diploma courses:
PG Diploma in Medicine
    PG Diploma (Anesthesia)
    PG Diploma (Child Health)
    PG Diploma (Dermatology)
    PG Diploma (Obstetrics & Gynecology)
    PG Diploma (Ophthalmology)
    PG Diploma (Orthopedics)

Post Graduate:
The college offers the following postgraduate programmes:
    MD (Anaesthesiology)
    MD (Biochemistry)
    MD (Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy)
    MD (General Medicine)
    MD (Microbiology)
    MD (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
    MD (Pathology)
    MD (Pharmacology)
    MD (Physiology)
    MD (Psychiatric Medicine)
    MD (TB & Respiratory Diseases)
    MS (Anatomy)
    MS (E.N.T)
    MS (General Surgery)
    MS (Ophthalmology)
    MS (Orthopaedics)

The college offers the following doctorate programme:
    DM (Cardiology)
    DM (Gastroenterology)
    DM (Nephrology)
    DM (Neurology)
M. Ch
    M. Ch (Neurosurgery)
    M. Ch (Plastic Surgery)
    M. Ch (Surgical Gastroenterology)
    M. Ch (Urology)


The person, who is applying for the program, must have passed 10+2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology and English, from any recognized Board.

Post Graduate Diploma:
Graduation in the relevant field is necessary, to be eligible for the program.

Post Graduate:
To be eligible, the aspirant must have be a graduate in the relevant field. He/she should have acquired the degree from a recognized University.

The candidate must possess Master's degree in the related field, from a recognized University.
Admission Procedure:

Competitive entrance examination is conducted for admission in this UG programme.

Post Graduate:
The candidates are selected through Tamil Nadu Medical Entrance Test.

Post Graduate Diploma:
The admission is based on the Tamil Nadu Medical Entrance Test for this programme.

Candidates must have appear in the Tamil Nadu Medical Entrance Test for the doctoral programmes.
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Contact Address:
Stanley Medical College
Old Jail Road
Chennai - 600 001, Tamil Nadu
Phone: +91-44-25281351

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