Welcome to ACS Medical College and Hospital. Your interest in our University is most welcome and very much appreciated. As the largest and most comprehensive University in Chennai we offer courses in Medicine and Health Sciences. We are an institutions committed to excellence in teaching and in an ever-increasing manner, to research and development. Our mission in life is very clearly defined: “.to be the premier University, making available quality education, research and service to the people in India and abroad” The mission is supported by a comprehensive Strategic Plan. Consequently we have plotted a path for the future. Increasingly we are judging our performance in the context of achievable but challenging benchmarks, thinking more globally, establishing international relationships, and generally making the university an exciting academic place to be. To continuously to remind ourselves of our commitment to students, we have established a Student Charter, which outlines our responsibilities to our students, and their responsibilities to us. This helps us as we design new programs, and helps students to focus on the important elements of university study. Campus provides residential accommodation. Expectations about academic performance predominate over all other matters. You recognize that in entering the field of medicine, you join a community, wherein the team is as pivotal to success as individual effort. To this end, you must strive for excellence in your pursuit of knowledge, for you can only give your best when you fulfill your potential.
Being a developing nation, health and hygiene are mainstays in terms of national priority. With so many people living below the poverty line, statistics reveal that unhealthy living conditions will lead to disease and epidemics, unless a proactive approach by the medical community is put into action. Keeping these in mind, Dr. M.G.R. University’s Faculty of Medical Sciences was established. Besides imparting necessary medical and technological skills, the university also encourages students to be more active as a student-medical community to improve health conditions in the nation.
The Faculty of Medical Sciences is an important department in the university and has a huge intake of students each year. The department comes fully equipped with a state-of-the-art laboratory and the department utilizes most modern equipments and technology. The quality of education and infrastructural advantage the university offers is one of the best in the country. The Faculty of Medical Sciences occupies a large area of campus space.