NIRF Ranking 2020: Madras Medical College enters the list of top medical colleges

NIRF Ranking 2020: Madras Medical College enters the list of top medical colleges
Sonia Vats | Jun 15, 2020 - 7:42 p.m. IST
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NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Human Resources and Development released the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) 2020 ranking on June 11, through a live session. A total of 118 medical colleges had participated in the NIRF ranking 2020, out of which the top 40 colleges have been ranked by the authority. And just like last year, the top colleges that stand still are All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, on first, followed by Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, at second and Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore at third position. However, the newest entry to the NIRF ranking 2020 was Madras Medical College and Government General Hospital that got rank 12. A detailed score for Madras Medical College, Chennai NIRF ranking 2020 is mentioned below.

NIRF Ranking 2020- Madras Medical College and Government General Hospital
The total score of the Madras Medical College and Government General Hospital out of 100 is 58.84. Listed below are the data submitted by the university for NIRF 2020 ranking.

NIRF Ranking - Data by the college
Madras Medical College and Government General Hospital have submitted the data for the NIRF ranking assessment mentioned below.

Sanctioned (Approved) Intake

Academic Year

2018-19

UG 5 Years Programs

250

PG 2 Year Programs

217

PG 3 Year Programs

213


Actual student strength

(All programs of all years)

No. of Male Students

No. of Female Students

Total Students

UG 5 Years Programs

726

525

1251

PG 2 Year Programs

162

266

428

PG 3 Year Programs

283

350

633


Placement and higher studies report
Listed below are the number of aspirants that have gotten placement in the mentioned academic session, along with the number of aspirants selected for higher studies

UG 5 Years Program: Placement & higher studies for previous 3 years

Academic Year

No. of students graduating in minimum stipulated time

No. of students placed

Median salary of placed graduates(Amount in Rs.)


No. of students selected for Higher Studies

2017-18

233

165

504000(Five lakhs and four thousand only)

68


PG 2 Years Program: Placement & higher studies for previous 3 years

Academic Year

No. of students graduating in minimum stipulated time

No. of students placed

Median salary of placed graduates(Amount in Rs.)

2018-19

195

195

910000(Nine lakhs and Ten thousand only)


Madras Medical College was established in the year 1835 and it is affiliated to Tamil Nadu M.G.R. Medical University and providing quality education and facilities for many years. The college offers a total of 425 seats in undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The university started operating from July 1988 and is governed by the said Act but declared as an independent university- the Madras Medical College and Research Institute (MMC & RI). Later the status as an independent university was withdrawn shortly afterwards and the college was affiliated back to the Tamil Nadu MGR Medical University, dropping the suffix: "Research Institute" in 2000.


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