Skip Navigation Links
About Us
Our Services
Course we Deal
By Career
Contact Us
Home >> University Detail >> All State Of University >> State Wise University List >> Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute
Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute
The Dr. M.G.R. University is a university with its main campus in the city of Chennai in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It was founded by A.C. Shanmugam under the Kannamal Educational Trust. Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College and Thai MoogaAmbagai Dental College were established in 1987 and 1991 respectively. These two colleges were made into constituent colleges of Dr.M.G.R Educational and Research Institute University, by the Ministry of Human Resource Development and the University Grants Commission.

The institute, after it became a university, built the Ramanujan Block, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Block, Mother Teresa Block, New Block, Ganesh Block and the hostel at the Kuvam river between Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College and Thaimoogambagai Dental College. A second campus was created at Arni.


Leadership of the institution was given to A.C.S. Arun Kumar, the son of A.C. Shanmugam, who assembled a teaching faculty. Admission of 30% of students got admission through All India Engineering Entrance Examination. He made scholarships for the scheduled caste and backward caste community as per government norms. After all these difficulties, the A.C.S Medical College and Rajarajeshwari Engineering College were brought into this Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute university. The university once again rebuilt New Block, First Year Blocks and Anna Block, and student joining the university increased .


The university offers the following courses:


• BSC(Nursing)
• MSc(Nursing)
• BSc(Catering Technology)
• MSc(Catering Technology)
• BA, BSc in Physics, Chemistry, English and Computer Sciences
• BTech, MTech and PhD in engineering

Constituent colleges

The following colleges are part of the institute:
• Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College
• Rajarajeshwrai Engineering College
• A.C.S. Medical College
• ThaimoogaAmbigai Dental College
• Arni campus
• Institute of Catering Sciences
• Institute of Nursing and Physiotherapy
• Institute of Humanities and Sciences
• Institute of Teacher Training
• Institute of Computer Applications
• Institute of Management
College Detail View