ESIC Medical College & PGIMSR, KK Nagar, Tamil Nadu was established in the year 2011. The college holds a reputable position among the medical colleges in India. It is affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai and approved by Medical Council of India. The college offers both Postgraduate and Undergraduate courses in the field of medical sciences 

ESIC Medical College Chennai Highlights 

Establishment 2011
Institute Type Public
Affiliated The Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai
Approval MCI
Courses Offered UG & PG
Admission criteria Entrance-based
Entrance Exam NEET
Official Website

ESIC Medical College Chennai Courses

Following are the courses offered by ESIC Medical College & PGIMSR Chennai:

Course 1: MBBS Course

  • Duration – 4.5+ 1 year Internship

  • Eligibility – Candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry, English, and Biology as main subjects with a minimum of 50% Aggregate marks.

  • Selection Criteria – Selection is on the basis of the score in the NEET-UG Entrance Examination.

Course 2: Doctor of Medicine 

  • Specializations – Anaesthesiology, General Medicine, Paediatrics

  • Duration – 3 years

  • Eligibility –Candidate must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine (MBBS).

  • Selection Criteria – Selection is on the basis of the score in the NEET PG Entrance Examination.

Course 3: Master of Surgery

  • Specializations – General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology

  • Duration – 3 years

  • Eligibility – Candidate must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine (MBBS).

  • Selection Criteria – Selection is on the basis of the score in the NEET PG Entrance Examination.

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ESIC Medical College Chennai Admission

The admission to this college is based on the performance of the candidates in National Level Entrance tests followed by counseling. The selection criteria and the method of selection for the courses are mentioned below:

UG Admission- For selection in the MBBS course, candidates need to qualify NEET-UG. 65% seats are allotted through Tamil Nadu State quota, 15% seats are allotted through All India quota and the remaining seats are through the ward of insured person’s quota

NEET UG 2020 cut off (Expected)

Category Minimum Qualifying Percentile Cut-off Marks
Unreserved (UR) 50th  701-134
Unreserved PH (UR-PH) 45th 133-120
Scheduled Caste (SC) 40th  133-107
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 40th  133-107
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 40th  133-107
SC-PH 40th  119-107
ST-PH 40th  119-107
OBC-PH 40th  119-107

PG Admission- For selection in the MBBS course, candidates need to qualify NEET-PG. 50% seats are allotted through Tamil Nadu State quota, & remaining 50% seats are through All India quota

Application Procedure:

  • Visit the official website of NEET-UG/ NEET-PG 
  • Click on apply.
  • Complete registration with your basic details.
  • Fill in the application form.
  • Verify mobile and email address.
  • Pay the prescribed fees.
  • Appear and qualify NEET-UG/ NEET-PG successfully.

ESIC Medical College Chennai Placement

The College provides the placement help to scholars in search of a satisfactory job in the industry. Along with that, the college additionally provides schooling and career guidance services to shape the career of college students by growing their personalities. The institute organizes diverse programs for boosting the abilities of the scholars and make them put together for upcoming challenges.

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ESIC Medical College Chennai Scholarship

The College provides scholarships to recognize the merit and talent of students. Students can apply for the Scholarships at the starting of their academic year. The Scholarships offered by the college are as follows:

  • College / University Merit Scholarships.
  • Students belonging to the economically weaker sections may ask for price concession (*depends on the college administrations).
  • Merit cum means primarily based scholarships are also awarded by the college to deserving students.
  • Merit & National Scholarships for superb students under Central & State Govt.

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ESIC Medical College Chennai Facilities

The college has all the necessary facilities for the students dreaming of a career in the field of medical sciences. Some of them are listed below:

  • Hostel: There are well-furnished hostels for students with all the facilities for the comfortable living of students
  • Library: The College has a library with a huge collection of books in various subjects.
  • Sports Facility: Sports facilities are there for the students who are interested in sports and fitness activities
  • Medical Facility: Medical facilities are available for maintaining the good physical and mental health of the students

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ESIC Medical College Chennai FAQs

Ques: Is ESIC Medical College good?

Ans: Yes, it is a very good college with well infrastructure and facilities

Ques: Is ESIC Medical College Government or Private?

Ans: It is a Government Medical college located in Chennai and approved by MCI

Ques: Is the Mode of NEET 2020 examination online or offline?

Ans: NEET 2020 exam will be carried out in offline mode. An OMR Sheet will be supplied to the candidate to mark the answers.

Ques: How many times the NEET Exam is carried out?

Ans: The National Testing Agency has received a variety of requests from NEET applicants to conduct the examination twice a year. Still, this alteration will not be carried out this year. Thus, NEET 2020 may be held once.

Ques: What is the fee of a NEET form?

Ans: The utility rate for NEET 2020 is Rs 1400 for all the applicants who belong to the General or OBC category. However, for candidates who belong to the SC/ST/ PWD category, the application rate is Rs 750.