Admission into this
prestigious institute is merit-based, while consideration is given
to norms set by the respective statutory councils like the AICTE,
DCI, MCI, INC, PCI and NCTE. Admission is open to students from all over the world
who will be selected on the basis of an entrance exam. The
university provides adequate representation to students coming from
the underprivileged sections of society. Physically challenged
students and students who excel in sports are also given
The University has adopted a flexible credit-based
system, with high standards in the design of its educational
system. The B. Tech degree programmes are divided into eight
semesters, while the Master’s degree programmes are split into four
semesters. Part-time Bachelor’s and Master’s degree courses are
also available, Keeping in mind the needs of working professionals
the classes are conducted in the evenings.
students to courses under E&T, Humanities and Sciences, Computer
Applications and Para Medical Courses are done through All India
Entrance Examination, MGREEE and based on Merit in the
qualifying Exams and Personal Interview. Admission of candidates
to Engineering courses qualified through AIEEE/CSAB is also
ensured. Admission to Architecture courses is done based on
Marks in qualifying Exam and NATA as per COA Regulation.
Admission to MBBS, BDS and MDS is done based on NEET marks and
Ranks, and by counselling by DGHS, Govt. of India. No On-line
admission test is conducted.
Entrance Examination (MGREEE) :
All India Common
Entrance Examination is conducted for all the courses every year
(i.e) MGR Engineering Entrance Examination (MGREEE) in the
following places: Chennai, Bangalore, Kolkota, New Delhi,
Mumbai, Hyderabad, Tirupati , Cochin, Patna, Ranchi, Lucknow,
Various stages of
Admission adopted by the University
(i). Issue of
Advertisement in National dailies.
(ii). Issue of
Application and Prospectus.
policy in admission :
of the Government is followed subject to availability of
students under each category.
for NRI and Overseas students :
Admission of Non –
Resident Indians (NRI)/Persons of Indian Origin (PIO/Foreign
students to Institutions deemed to be Universities shall be
governed by the Guidelines/Regulations framed by the Commission
in this behalf from time to time
NRI / Foreign
Students Admission Procedure
Foreign / NRI Students:
Foreign / NRI
Students who wish to study at our University are required to
fulfill the admission procedure, complete relevant admission
forms, provide all necessary documents and pay the processing,
Eligibility and Tuition Fees.
For admission to
specific program, the requirement of subjects studied shall be
same for both National / Foreign Students / NRI as prescribed in
the Admission Prospectus.
for Admission to Graduate Program:
For any discipline,
applicant must have completed 12 years of formal schooling.
Students meeting the eligibility criteria as prescribed in the
Admission prospectus would be considered for admission. Evidence
of required academic performance must be in the form of
certified English transcripts listing all the courses with
grades or marks earned. Transcripts in languages other than
English are not acceptable.
for Admission to Post Graduate Program:
For any discipline,
applicant must have completed 12 years of formal education at
the school level followed by a Bachelor’s Degree of at least 3
years duration. Students meeting the eligibility criteria as
prescribed in the Admission to prospectus would be considered
for admission. However, the admission to post graduates courses
is rather restricted and the applicant should have excellent
academic record to stand a fair chance for admission.
Applying and seeking Equivalence Certificate:
Application Form of Foreign / NRI students must have an
Equivalence Certificate form the Association of Indian
The students are
advised to send the following documents to the Association of
Indian Universities for obtaining Equivalence certificate:
Certificates together with the year – wise Academic
Transcript duly authenticated by the Indian Embassy in the
Country or its concerned Foreign Mission in India.
Status of the University / Institute which the student has
Copies of the
academic Certificates from Higher Secondary onwards (Where
The SERVICE CHARGE
for issue of Equivalence Certificate as applicable is payable
through Demand Drafts in favour of Association of Indian
Universities, New Delhi”.
The onus of
certificate for Equivalence from AIU is on the candidate and
application will be considered only after Equivalence
Certificate id submitted.
of Admission will be given to short listed applicants subject to
confirmation based on the following:
If the Student
is eligible for the said program and theres a seat available
for the course applied for, then a provisional eligibility
letter will be issued.
eligibility cum admission letter will enable the student to
obtain a Student Visa from the Indian Mission in his / her
Only on the
production of a Student Visa, endorsed to Our University,
the student will be given the final admission to the course
of his / her choice, provided a seat in that particular
course is available at the point of time.
The Student has
no bear in mind that the student needs to come and report
within the time frame started in the Provisional Admission
endorsed to Our University for joining full time course..
endorsement will be accepted. The visa should be valid for
the prescribed duration of the course.
fitness certificate from Medical Practitioner OR a Medical
Practitioner nominated by Our University.
All Foreign /
NRI students will be required to register themselves with
the concerned District Foreigner Registration Officers /
Foreigners Regional Registration Officers, within 14 days of
their first arrival in India.
documents are required at the time of registration with the
Foreigners registration Officer
passport and visa
Residence in India
HIV / AIDS
Test Report from one of the WHO recognized Institutions.
Application form for
Engg & Tech / Arch / MBBS / BDS / Nursing / Physiotherapy /
Pharmacy / Humanities and Sciences and other courses with
prospectus Rs.1000 /-.Application by post can be obtained with extra Rs.100
/- by DD in favour of "Dr. MGR Educational and Research
Institute", payable at Chennai with full address of the
Completed forms should be sent to
The Admissions Officer
Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute
Periyar EVR Salai (NH 4 Highway)
Maduravoyal , Chennai – 600 095.
PAYMENT OF FEES
The selected candidates will have to pay the prescribed fees as
mentioned in the Admission Form. The fees can be paid by cash or
by Demand Draft in favour of Dr. MGR Educational and Research
Institute, payable at Chennai. Fees once paid is not refundable
under any circumstances.
Course Fee structure
for Academic Year 2017-2018 admission