Saveetha Medical College, Chennai is one of the leading medical colleges established in the year 2008. It is affiliated to Saveetha University and has the approval of MCI. The college is ranked 25th by NIRF among the top 30 medical colleges in India 2019. Presently, it is running B.Sc., MBBS at the UG level, MD/MS, M.Sc., Integrated M.Sc. with Ph.D., at the PG level, & D.Sc. and Ph.D. at the research level.

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Saveetha Medical College Highlights

Established | Institute type 2008 | Private
Affiliation Saveetha University
Approval  MCI
Courses offered UG, PG, Research
Basic admission criteria  Merit and entrance based 
Application mode  Offline 
Official Website

Saveetha Medical College Rankings

The college has been ranked among the top medical colleges in India by national agencies. Given below are some of the statistics:

Body/Magazine Rank Year
NIRF 25th  2019
India Today 45th  2019
The Week 30th  2019

Saveetha Medical College Courses

Following are the courses offered by the Saveetha Medical College at different levels: 

Courses Details
  • Specialization: Allied Health Science 
  • Duration: 3 years 
  • Eligibility: 10+2 with minimum 50% marks with Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Botany and Zoology) as the subjects.
  • Selection criteria: Merit-based followed by counselling/ personal interview
  • Duration: 5 years 
  • Eligibility:10+2 with minimum 50% marks with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English as the subjects
  • Selection criteria: NEET UG score followed by counselling.
  • Specializations: Anatomy, Physiology, Pharmacology, Medical Microbiology, Medical Biochemistry, Clinical Research
  • Duration: 3 years 
  • Eligibility: MBBS or equivalent in relevant field from an Institute recognized by MCI
  • Selection criteria: Merit-based followed by personal interview
  • Specializations: Anaesthesiology, Community Medicine, Dermatology, General Medicine, Microbiology, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Psychiatry, Radio-Diagnosis, TB and Pulmonary Medicine, Biochemistry 
  • Duration: 3 years 
  • Eligibility: MBBS degree with 50% marks from an Institute recognized by MCI
  • Selection criteria: NEET_PG score
  • Specializations: General Surgery, Otorhinolaryngology, Ophthalmology, Anatomy, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Orthopaedics
  • Duration: 3 years 
  • Eligibility: MBBS degree with 50% marks from an Institute recognized by MCI
  • Selection criteria: NEET-PG score
  • Duration: 3 years 
  • Eligibility: Master’s degree from a recognized university 
  • Selection criteria: Entrance Test followed by a Personal Interview
  • Duration: 3 years 
  • Eligibility: Ph.D. from a recognized institute 
  • Selection criteria: Based on an interactive session held at the college

Read more: Saveetha Medical College Courses & Fees

Saveetha Medical College Admissions

Candidates seeking admission in MBBS have to qualify in NEET-UG. On the other hand, for MD/MS admission candidates need to have NEET-PG score

Application Procedure:

  • For B.Sc. and M.Sc. courses candidates need to visit the college and collect the application form by paying the required application fee through DD in favor of the college
  • Application form for Ph.D. and D.Sc. can be collected through a DD in favor of “Saveetha University”, payable at Chennai. 
  • Candidates seeking admission in MBBS and MD/MS have to register themselves for NEET-UG & NEET-PG through their respective websites

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Saveetha Medical College Facilities

The College various facilities to its students like the following:

  • Library: The college has an air-conditioned library that has more than 15,000 medical books on various subjects. There are also e-journals including the top journals in each stream and thus facilitates better research and learning.
  • Hostel: There are hostel facilities for both men and women. The hostels have all modern facilities including Wi-Fi connectivity, 24/7 electricity, and water facilities. There are single, double and triple rooms in each of the floors, and also have attached bathrooms
  • Cafeteria: The cafeteria offers a wide range of cuisines like Indian, Chinese, and continental. There are also sandwich stalls, Juice bars, and chat shops
  • Auditorium: The college indoor auditorium with excellent infrastructure with a seating capacity of 1000 people and has sound audio, visual projectors.

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Saveetha Medical College FAQs

Ques. What is the seat intake for the MBBS program? 

Ans. The intake for the MBBS program is 250 students per batch.

Ques. Are the transport facilities available at this college?

Ans. Yes, there are luxury AC buses, for the staff and students that travel to different parts of Chennai.

Ques. Does the college offer super specialty courses?

Ans. Yes, there are DM and M.Ch. programs across different disciplines

Ques. How are the faculties at Saveetha Medical College?

Ans. The faculties are well-qualified & dedicated to provide the best knowledge & education to the students.

Ques. Are there any fellowship programs available?

Ans. Yes, there are 8 fellowship programs available across different disciplines