India tops the youngest population of the world having 45% of its
people in the age group of 15 to 35. Grooming our youth is the most important
task of both central and state government. There are 1000+ universities in our
country. Students passing out from these institutions need to have additional
qualities to compete globally.
With this focus, Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute, Deemed
to be University provides its students with an opportunity to reflect on the
social, economic, cultural and moral issues facing humanity. This truly
multifaceted university having medical, dental, engineering, management, law,
architecture, education, hotel management, humanities & sciences, arts
& commerce, allied health sciences, nursing, pharmacy and physiotherapy gives
opportunity for our students to obtain knowledge across multiple domains. Our
curriculum is designed in such a way to mould our students as design thinkers
to provide innovative solution to various problems of the world. The high
intensity education driven by technology will help them surmount any challenge
they are likely to face in the modern and competitive world. They aim to create
not mere job seekers but ambitious "Job Creators" who will be the architects of
The University is accredited by NAAC and accorded with "A" Grade
(3.31 out of 4) rating by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Our University Engineering Departments - Biotechnology, Computer Science and
Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical and
Electronics Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Faculty
of Management Studies - have been accredited by National Board of Accreditation
(NBA), New Delhi. Two of our University Departments - Biotechnology (under
ANSAC) and Computer Science and Engineering (under CAC & EAC) were
Internationally accredited by the world famous Accreditation Board for
Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET) for six years up to 2025. We are proud
to announce that ours is the first and only University in India who has
achieved the QMS accreditation of ISO 21001:2018 TUV, Germany. Moreover our
constituent unit RajaRajeswari Medical College and Hospital (RRMCH), Bengaluru
and A.C.S Medical College and Hospital (ACSMCH), Chennai have been accredited
by National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH) for Quality Maintenance of
our hospitals. In addition, the above institution labs and Sri Lalithambigai
Medical College and Hospital (SLMCH), Chennai are also accredited by National
Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL).
Innovation ecosystem is actively nurtured in our University. Efforts
for sustainable energy development and green campus initiatives are regularly
pursued. University has Pre-Incubation centers called Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam
Center of Excellence in Innovation & Entrepreneurship, which is funded by
Department of Science and Technology under NewGen IEDC Scheme and Ministry of
MSME through which students are benefitted by developing their ideas into business.
Dr. MGR Educational & Research Institute has been awarded 4.0 Stars from
Institution's Innovation Council from Ministry of Education and awarded Excellent
band in ATAL Ranking of Institutions Innovation Achievements.
35+ years of experience of mine in professional education is helping
me to augment the teaching learning process happening in this University. Hope
student will have unique experience during their stay in this campus and emerge
as trend setters in their domain.