CMC Vellore (Christian Medical College) is a private medical, hospital and research institute operated by Christian community. CMC Vellore has 67 wards and 92 clinics with 1528 doctors and 2400 nurses.The college has 143 specialised departments from which the Department of Clinical immunology and Rheumatology provides services to more than 40,000 patients a year. 

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  • May 03: CMC Vellore Admission 2021: Registration Deadline for MS Bioengineering is June 15, 2021. Check Here
  • April 29: CMC Vellore Admission 2021: Application Forms for Group A and Group B are released. Check Here
  • April 29: CMC Vellore Admission 2021: Last date to apply for PG courses is June 15, Entrance Exam on August 10 . Check Here

CMC Vellore has ranked third best medical college by NIRF 2020. CMC Vellore has two campuses. The main campus is at Vellore and the other campus is at Bagayam city which is 7km away from the main campus. CMC Vellore also provides hostel facilities at its campuses

CMC Vellore has a staff of 8800, which includes 2400 nurses,1500 doctors, and numerous faculties. Apart from this there are 143 specialized departments/units which cater to the needs of the patients.

CMC vellore is known for its academic courses. It provides 57 post-graduate diploma and degree medical courses along with 44 Allied Health Science courses and 52 fellowship courses.

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CMC Vellore Rankings

  • CMC Vellore has ranked 3rd position among the medical colleges of India by Outlook India for its outstanding performance in the field of medical.
  • CMC Vellore is ranked 2nd position among medical colleges in India in 2020 by India Today.
  • The Week has also conferred 2nd rank to CMC Vellore for its outstanding work in the field of Medical science in 2019.

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CMC Vellore Courses and Fees

Course Course Details Selection Basis
BSc Duration: 3 years
Fees: INR 23,280/yr
Specialization: Nursing, Cardiac Technology, Nuclear Medicine Technology ,Medical Laboratory Technology, Cardio Pulmonary Perfusion Care Technology, Operation Theatre Technology, Optometry, Ophthalmic Technology, Radiology and Imaging Technology, Accident and Emergency Care, Technology, Dialysis, etc.
Eligibility: Candidate must have 12th pass with 50% marks at least with PCM and English as compulsory subjects
On the basis of Computer Based exam and interview by the college
BPO Duration: 4 years
Fees: INR 23,280/yr
Specialization: Prosthetic and orthotics
Eligibility: Candidate must have passing marks in 12th class with English and PCB as compulsory subjects
On the basis of Computer Based exam and interview by the college
DM Duration: 3 years
Fees: INR 1,53,450/yr
Specialization: Reproductive Medicine, Cardiology, Anaesthesia, Anatomy, Community Medicine
Eligibility: MBBS + 1 year internship + medical council registration 
On the basis of entrance exam and interview
BASLP Duration: 3 years
Fees: INR 23,280/yr
Specialization: Pathology
Eligibility: Candidate must have 12th pass with 50% marks at least with PCM and English as compulsory subjects
On the basis of Computer Based exam and interview by the college
MS  Duration: 3 years
Fees: INR 4,70,000
Specialization: Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, General surgery 
Eligibility: MBBS + 1 year internship + medical council registration
On the basis of entrance exam and interview
MBA Duration:
Fees: NA
Specialization: Hospital Management
Eligibility: Employed professionals in the Healthcare industry holding and MBBS degree with at least 60% marks and minimum one year work experience.
On basis of BITS (Online)
MSc  Duration: 2 years
Fees: INR 34,000
Specialization: Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Medical Physics 
Eligibility: BSc in relevant stream with physics as main subject with mathematics as one of the ancillary subjects.
Selection is based on CBT score followed by special tests and interview process
MBBS Duration: 5 years
Fees: INR 48,330
Specialization: Medicine, surgery
Eligibility: Candidates must have passed the qualifying exam equivalent to 12th Higher Secondary examination with 60% marks in each physics chemistry and Biology or botany and zoology taken together. 
On the basis of NEET scores
B.Optom Duration: 3 years
Fees: INR 23,255/yr
Specialization: NA
Eligibility: Candidate must have passed 12th with at least 35% marks with PCM and English as compulsory subjects
On the basis of Computer Based exam and interview by the college
MPT  Duration: 2 years
Fees: INR 34,000
Specialization: orthopaedics, Spine Surgery, 
Eligibility: Must have BPT degree awarded by the Tamilnadu Dr MGR Medical university or equivalent there to 
On the basis of Computer Based exam and interview by the college
M.Ch Duration: 3 years
Fees: INR 1,53,450/yr
Specialization: Cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, Vascular Surgery, Paediatric Surgery, etc.
Eligibility: MBBS + 1 year internship + medical council registration in the case of MCH neurosurgery
On the basis of Computer Based exam and interview by the college
Ph.D Duration:
Fees: NA
Specialization: Anatomy, Biochemistry, Clinical Biochemistry, Physiology, Community medicine, medical Biostatistics, Microbiology, Virology, Pathologic,Accident Surgery etc.
Eligibility: Contact the principal or the departments concerned
NA
PG Diploma Duration: 2 years
Fees: INR 1,49,700
Specialization: Hospital and Healthcare management, Hospital Administration, Health Management, Clinical Pharmacy, Microbiology, Genetic Diagnosis Technology, Cytogenetics, Medical Virology, etc.
Eligibility: Candidate must have bachelor degree or master degree in our health discipline from any recognised University with one year experience 
On the basis of merit in 12th Computer Based exam and interview by the college.
P.B.B.Sc Duration: 2 years
Fees: INR 24,280/yr
Specialization: Nursing
Eligibility: NA
On the basis of Computer Based exam and interview by the college

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CMC Vellore Placements

  • CMC Vellore has a 100% record in offering placement to its students. The students of the college are placed in the best hospitals of the country and the world. 
  • CMC vellore also gives opportunities to its students to practice in their own hospitals. 
  • The students are also sent to work in missionary hospitals affiliated to CMC Vellore across India according to the bond of two years.

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CMC Vellore Scholarships

  • CMC vellore offers various scholarships to the students who belong to economically weaker sections. 
  • CMC vellore offers costly programmes like MBBS at the very minimal fees to its students. This attracts students from the country to pursue doctoral studies from CMC Vellore.

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CMC Vellore Facilities

  • Library: CMC Vellore college subscribes E books for its Library from prominent promoters including Oxford Press Papers, Elsevier, Thieme, McGraw Hill Education, LWW Ovid Books. Library provides various services to students like online resources, citation verification, current awareness service, query-based services etc. 
  • Laboratory: CMC Vellore has Internationally recognized laboratories such as Fleming Memorial research Laboratory, The artificial Kidney Laboratory, The Betatron ICMR centre for advanced research in Virology.
  • Sports: CMC Vellore has also Sports ground facilities. There are facilities provided for playing badminton basketball volleyball football cricket hockey table tennis. 

FAQs

Ques. How are the accommodation facilities Of the CMC Vellore ?

Ans. There are hostel facilities for both boys and girls. Each hostel has 250 rooms with fully wifi enabled service and computer lab. The meal charges 3 times everyday a month in this hostel is INR 3000.

Ques. What are the career prospects after doing a MBBS from CMC Vellore ?

Ans. After doing MBBS from CMC Vellore there are many career prospects: 

  • MBA in hospital management
  • Clinical Research
  • Masters in Health Administration
  • Primary Health Centres

Ques. How many seats are allocated to each course in CMC Vellore ?

Ans. The no. of seats allocated in each course are as follows:

  • Every year 100 seats are provided in the MBBS Course (74 for minority)
  • The total number of seats provided for the BSC course is 100.
  • The total number of seats for BOT & BPT is 10 each.
  • For PG diploma courses 10 seats are available for each specialisation.
  • For MSc there are 25 seats available.

Ques. Does CMC Vellore have a grievance redressal mechanism?

Ans. Yes, CMC Vellore has a grievance redressal cell where students can register their complaints. The cell is user friendly and helps to keep track of the complaints. The grievances are required to be resolved at the earliest.

Ques. What are the documents required at the time of admission in CMC Vellore?

Ans.  The following documents are required at the time of admission in CMC Vellore: 

  • Migration Certificate
  • 2 passport/stamp size photographs
  • Marksheets of 10th and 12th class
  • Provisional Certificate