Medical Colleges in Tiruchirapalli have ranked the best among the top colleges in India. Some of best colleges like K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College, Trichy SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre which is the most recognized college in the world.
Let us look at the best medical colleges in Tiruchirapalli in detail.
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K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College
Welcome to K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College, Tiruchirapalli. K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College is situated in the heart of Rockfort City. The College is named in the memory of K.A.P.Viswanatham, who is a well-known Tamil scholar. K.A.P.Viswanatham Government Medical College was started in the year of 1997 to accommodate 100 Under graduate students(both State and All India Quota).
Since the year 2007, Post graduate courses were also started. Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital is attached to K.A.P.V Medical College. It is situated 2 km away from the college campus. This hospital has been named after the Father of our Nation. Its now being called as Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital, which is situated in Puthur, one of the busiest and prominent locations in Tiruchirapalli.
- Established Year:1997
- Accreditation :
- Facilites: Library, Auditorium, Hostel, cafeteria, Sports, Gym
- Top courses: MBBS, MD
Institute of Ophthalmology, Joseph Eye Hospital
In the year 1936, Dr. Joseph Gnanadhickam, an eminent ophthalmologist in Tiruchirapalli, started Joseph Eye Hospital, with the vision to give quality eye care to the people, especially to the poor and downtrodden.
The ownership of the hospital was unconditionally transferred to the church mission in 1960. In 1976, the Comprehensive Ophthalmic Health Programme was started with the view to extend the eye care to the entire district, utilizing the services of 10 peripheral units.
Rehabilitation Services for the Rural Blind in the district was started in 1980. To meet the demand for the trained personnel, the Institute of Ophthalmclogy was started in 1983, which extends helping hands to the mission hospitals whose survival is a challenge.
Today Joseph Eye Hospital, with its huge buildings, state of the art technology, wider network, beautifully designed departments, corporate office setups, etc. is a super speciality, non-profitable voluntary Christian institution.
- Established Year:1936
- Accreditation :
- Facilites: Library, Auditorium, canteen, Sports, Seminar Hall
- Top courses: MBBS, MD
Periyar College of Pharmaceutical Sciences
The Periyar College of Pharmaceutical Sciences for Girls now renamed as “Periyar College of Pharmaceutical Sciences” named after the great social reformer THANTHAI PERIYAR made its inception on 17th April 1982 at Tiruchirapalli by the Periyar Maniammai Educational and Charitable Society, Chennai.
After THANTHAI PERIYAR and ANNAI MANIAMMAIYAR, their illustrious successor Thiru K.VEERAMANI M.A., B.L., has taken up the Herculean task of ushering young women into Pharmacy education and to a new era of scientific temperament by leading this institution exclusively for women in the whole World.
The college had a humble beginning with minimum students in Degree in Pharmacy. It has grown from strength to strength.
- Established Year:1982
- Accreditation: PCI
- Facilites: Library, Auditorium, Medical, Gym, Girls Hostel, EMD centre
- Top courses: B. Pharm, M. Pharm
Trichy SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre
Chennai Medical College Hospital and Research Centre (CMCHRC) is a unit of SRM group of educational Institutions. SRM (Sri Ramasamy Memorial) ventured into higher education in 1984, and since then, it has grown and gained recognition at the National and International level. CMCHRC is the long felt dream of Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar, the Founder Chancellor of the SRM group of institutions. It was his wish to establish a medical college in a rural area, to ensure quality health care delivery to a diverse population.
His vision came to fruition when CMCHRC launched health care services from Irungalur village, Mannachanallur Taluk, Tiruchirapalli of Tamil Nadu State. With each year, the college and hospital continue to flourish and bring world renowned health care to all concerned. In recognition of the achievements and contributions of Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar, to education including health care and technology, he was conferred a doctorate by the Faculty of Technology, Engineering and Environment, Birmingham City University (BCU) of United Kingdom on February 19, 2010 (www.timeschennai.com). The title was conferred for the excellent work rendered by him in the field of Engineering and Technology education. At present, this institution is headed by Dr.R.Shivakumar, the Chairman of CMCHRC, who is a dynamic personality with a never ending quest for research.
- Established Year:2008
- Accreditation: MCI
- Facilites: Library, Auditorium, Medical, Seminar Hall, canteen
- Top courses: MBBS