Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute, Chennai was established under Tmt. Kannammal Educational Trust. Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College and Thai Moogambigai Dental College were established in 1987 and 1991 respectively. Both the colleges acquired Deemed University status in 2003 as Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute as per the orders of the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi and the Union Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Government of India, New Delhi.
The vision of the University is to provide a better foothold for the students of today to face the challenges. Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute has preserved to support and groom young men and women through Engineering, Medical, Humanities and Sciences and Dental.
Facts and figures of Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute:
Deemed to be
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi
National Board of Accreditation (NBA)
Accredited by NAAC
Number of Books, E-Books, Journals etc. in Library
Number of laboratories
Capacity of accommodation in Hostel for Boys and Girls
How to Reach
13 Kms from Chennai Central Railway Station
Why to Join Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute:
Exchange Programmes:University conducts exchange programmes with foreign Universities like University of South Australia, University of Sunderland, U.K., University of Adelaide, University of Birmingham, University of Wolver Hampton, University of Dundee, University of Brunei, University of Farleigh Dickenson and University of Sussex.
A.C.S Convention Centre: Convention Centre is one of the largest in Chennai city which can accommodate more than 9000 inmates.
Student Chapters: Chapters of professional societies like CSI, IEEE, IET, IETE, ISA, ISOI, SAE, SPE etc. are available in the University.