Meenakshi Medical College and Research Institute offer one of the most forward-looking educational environments in medicine in the country. The college is dedicated to training doctors of various branches of medicine as experts in clinical skills and knowledge thereby applying it for the welfare of the community. The College and Hospital Complex has been raised in an area of 39.08acres, ideally located with salubrious surroundings. It is provided with state of art infrastructure in terms of its blocks of buildings, which include cosy, comfortable and well-furnished departments, laboratories, classrooms for students, separate quarters for staff and nurses besides equipment of the latest technological quality. The institution is backed by highly qualified and experienced staff, well-equipped laboratories, a library and modern teaching aids.

The college has emerged as a pioneer in providing medical and health care programmes through internationalization, innovation in academic and research studies. The college offers under Graduates course in medicine (M.B.B.S.), postgraduate degree (M.D/M.S) in 19 medical disciplines and super speciality courses (M.Ch/DM) in 4 disciplines.

Vision & Mission
  • To provide Global Excellence and Leadership for Quality Health Care & Holistic development of Medical Professionals.
  • To provide excellence in skill development among medical students by innovative training and role modeling through accurate diagnosis and treatment by Professional Expert Medical Teachers.
  • To develop Competent, Empathetic, Ethical and Caring Clinicians who are also professional leaders relevant to community, nation and the world.
  • To train Medical Doctors  in current as well as innovative medical modalities and    motivate them to pursue relevant, futuristic, innovative, translational Medical Research such that they are capable of Providing Quality Preventive, Curative or Palliative care throughout their career.
Accreditations & Approvals

by the Regulatory Authority

  • In 2003 letter of permission was given by MCI and college was started with a total 100 MBBS seats. It was increased from 100 to 150 in 2009, at present from 2020, MBBS seats increased from 150 to 250.
  • In 2009 started postgraduate courses (MD/MS). At present total of 86 post graduates sanctioned  every year
  • In 2018, NABH Accreditation – Pre entry level
  • In 2019, Kayakalp assessment
  • In 2020, NABL for molecular testing, Virology lab (BSL III)
  • In 2021, NABH for blood bank.      

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Award & Accolades



Dean's Message

Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, Kanchipuram, has been in the forefront of providing competent, compassionate and caring medical professionals in the country for the last two decades.  This institution is known for providing global leadership in human development, excellence in education and quality health care. With committed and skilled faculty, excellent infrastructure, state of art equipment’s, library facilities, museums, laboratories and skill labs provide hands-on training to the students.  The undergraduate and postgraduate students who have graduated from this institution have been successfully practicing medicine in reputed institutions and hospitals in India and in various countries. 

Name:- Dr.K.V.Rajasekhar
Qualification:- M.D. DMRD., FIMSA
Designation:- Dean

A) Academic: MBBS- Stanley Medical College -1986;
DMRD – Madurai Medical College -1991;
M.D.(R.D.) – Madras Medical College -1995
A) Clinical: Assistant Prof. in BIR for 6 yrs; Associate Prof. of Rad. In Salem
Medical College- 1 yr; Associate Prof. of Rad. In MMCHRI – 4yrs; Prof of Rad. In
MMCHRI- 11yrs.
B) Administrative: HOD of Rad. Dept. in MMCHRI – 15yrs;
Chief & Head of Imaging Dept. at SVDC (Lions Club Charitable Organisation),
Chennai – 20 yrs.
Publications & Lectures: 11 publications & Delivered several lectures in various
Radiological meets/ conferences
Notable Achievements: President & Secretary of IRIA (TN & PY chapter); Joint
Secretary of Central IRIA. – from 1999 to 2010
Member of Editorial Board of IJRI
Recepient of “Ashok Mukerjee Young Radiologist “Award – in the year 2001
Receipient of ” Prof. Arthur Daniel Memorial Oration” award for the year 2017 during
the State Annual Radiology Conference held at Tuticorin.
Won several awards in Tamilnadu Table Tennis Veterans Tournaments.
Represented Tamilnadu in National Veterans TT Championship , Jaipur -2018 & India
in World Veterans TT Championship Las Vegas -2018.

Areas of Interest: Cross Sectional Imaging