Kanchi Kamakoti Childs Trust Hospital (KKCTH) was established in the year of 1978. Based out of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, this hospital is one of the best paediatric hospitals in the state. All the Educational and Research activities at this hospital are handled by the CTMRF. The institute offers DNB & Fellowship programs that are affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical UniversityAdmission to DNB is based on DNB-CET whereas admission to Fellowship programs is based on FET conducted by NBE.

KKCTH Chennai Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1978 | Private
Affiliation Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University
Courses Offered DNB, Fellowship
Admission Criteria Merit & Entrance-based
Application Mode Online 
Official Website https://www.kkcth.org/education/

KKCTH Chennai Courses

Following are the courses available in the Kanchi Kamakoti Childs Trust Hospital, Chennai:

Courses Specializations Eligibility Selection Criteria
DNB Neonatology DNB/MD(Paediatric) NEET-PG/ DNB-CET 
Paediatrics MBBS
Paediatrics DCH
Paediatric Surgery MBBS
Fellowship Pediatric Anesthesiology M.D. / D.N.B (Anaes.) Merit-based
Pediatric Urology M.Ch. / D.N.B. (Paed.Surg.)
Pediatric Emergency Medicine M.D. / D.N.B. (Paed.)
Pediatric Intensive Care MD/DNB Pediatrics FET by NBE
Pediatric Hematology / Oncology D.M. / D.N.B. (Oncolo.) / M.D / D.N.B. (Paed.) Merit-based
Pediatric Gastroenterology MD/DNB Pediatrics Written Test + Interview

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KKCTH Chennai Admission

For admission in DNB, candidates need to qualify NEET-PG and appear in the DNB-CET centralized counselling process

Admission to the Fellows programs are based on the performance of the candidates in Fellowship Entrance Test

Application Procedure:


  • Go to the official website of NBE.
  • Register for NEET PG 
  • Fill the personal and academic details.
  • Upload the necessary documents
  • Pay application fees through online mode.
  • Print the confirmation form.


  • Visit the site of NBE
  • Click on FET 2020
  • Click on New Registration 
  • Enter the asked details
  • You will get confirmation email and SMS on your registered mobile number along with login ID and Password.
  • Login using Password & ID
  • Fill in all the Personal, academic details carefully
  • Upload the required documents
  • Click on Save and continue 
  • Pay the application fee by online mode

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KKCTH Chennai Facilities

  • Hostel: There are well-furnished hostels for girls and boys. The hostels have spacious rooms and all the necessary facilities
  • Medical Facilities: Being a Medical College, it offers several up-to-date and modern medical facilities for the well-being of its students
  • Library: The institute has a well-stocked library where students can gain access to a variety of books as well as journals 
  • Labs: Well-equipped and spacious labs are available where the students can acquire excellent practical knowledge.
  • Canteen: There is a canteen facility where the students can enjoy a variety of meals at an affordable price.

KKCTH Chennai FAQs

Ques. How are the faculties of this KKCTH Chennai?

Ans. The faculties are well trained and highly qualified in their respective fields. The faculty members are very kind and helpful towards the students.

Ques. What is the application fee of DNB CET?

Ans. The fee is Rs. 4500/– which can be paid via credit card, debit card or net-banking.

Ques. How many times DNB CET is conducted in a year?

Ans. It is conducted twice in a year in the month of January & July

Ques. Is this KKCTH Chennai ragging free?

Ans. Yes, the college is totally free from ragging.

Ques. How many seats are available for DNB Neonatology?

Ans. In total, there are 2 seats available per year.