Christian Medical College, Vellore

IDA Scudder Road, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India - 632004


Christian Medical College (CMC), Vellore has laid its foundation in the year 1918. The college works with the sole motive to train enthusiastic, dedicated, and talented minds to run, manage and establish their career in medicine. And treat those needy ones who want proper medication. The institute inspires their future doctors to provide healthcare facilities to patients with high-spirit and in the name of Christ and wants students to do something magical that their studies value to earn people’s trust.

As per the research, the institute is being the second most selected college in the candidate’s list for doing their MBBS, Nursing, etc. The college is affiliated with the renowned Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai. Here, at this institute, the candidate will get a golden chance to get admission in UGPG and Diploma courses that focus on areas like surgery, medicine, and nursing. 


Official website of the institutehttps://www.cmch-vellore.edu/
The entrance exam for the admission

University level exam: CBT-Computer-based test

National Level exam: NEET, PG, and Gate

Type of courses availableUG & PG Degrees and Diplomas, Ph.D. program.
Mode of RegistrationOnline registration

Academic Excellence


CMC, Vellore is the college where professional and award-winning faculty teaches varied subjects, guides students with immense knowledge, and assists students to illuminate their careers in the right direction.


CMC is proud of being the home to the top alumni, who have excelled in various leadership, academic, and service roles in India and worldwide. They have proved that the right mentorship and guidance of teachers can make better doctors for our nation. Extra-mural Alumni play a great role in the life of CMC, Vellore. Many Alumni have provided expert advice on technical administrative and Research subjects and even help students, with better facilities of scholarships, especially for those students who need them.

So here is the list of valuable assets of CMC.

  • Dr. K.V. Mathai
  • Dr. Gajendra Singh
  • Dr. R.N. Roy
  • Dr. K.N. Namboodripad
  • Dr. K.V Chalapathi
  • Dr. U.S. Vengsarkar
  • Dr. Sanatan Rath
  • Dr. Ramesh Chandra
  • Dr. J.K Sharma
  • Dr. K Vasudeva
  • Dr. T. Surya Rao

Admission Process

  • CMC, Vellore follows a basic registration process for its Courses. The registration is available on its official website, fill the online application form and submit it online, then submit other details, fee receipts, and documents required during admission.
  • CMC, Vellore offers admission to various programs, in the case of MBBS, a valid NEET/UG score is required.
  • The institute provides admission in BO.T, B.Sc, BPO, and BPT Diploma courses in AHS (Allied Health Science) to students based on a merit score in CBT with a personal interview.
  • Institute grants admission in MS Bioengineering and M.Tech, Clinical research based on GATE exam 2021. Admission in various courses like M.Sc, M.Phil, and MPH. are offered based on the merit list.
  • CMS also grants admission in PDDG, DFID, PGDFM, and other programs via distance education mode based on marks.


Here is the list of courses CMC Vellore provides to their students:

CoursesEligibility Criteria

Duration of course: 5 years 6 months

Eligibility of Course: Intermediate (10 +2) in the PCB stream with English with at least 60% marks and 50% in the NEET UG exam. 

B.Sc ( Nursing)Duration of course: 4 years + 1 year
BOT ( Bachelor of Occupational Therapy)Duration of course: 4 years.
BPT ( Bachelor of Physiotherapy)

Duration of course: 4 years.

Eligibility : Intermediate in Zoology/botany/PCB with at least 45%

BSC - Bachelor of Science

Duration of course : 3 years.

Eligibility: 10+2 in Botany/Zoology/PCB with at least 45%

UG Diploma Courses

Duration - 1-2 years.

Eligibility - 10+2 in Zoology/ Botany/PCB

M.Sc  (Epidemiology, Biostatistics,

Medical Physics)

Duration of course - 2 years 

Eligibility - B.Sc Hons/ BDS/M.B.B.S/graduates.


CMS is ranked on the top list of medical colleges, after serving CMS’s bond of working, Doctors get posted to the top hospital across the world. CMS placement - cell is there that assists students to get the best opportunity in their hands. In recent years, CMS Doctors are serving in varied Indian and international hospitals. So if a student is a part of CMS, his/ her career is bright.


Name of Institute / UniversityIIRF Ranking 2023
Christian Medical College, Vellore# 2

Important FAQ

Q. Do Students get internship opportunities in CMC, Vellore?

Ans - Yes, after completion of the student program, they have to undergo a year internship with CMC itself.

Q. Are medical students offered some incentives during their internship?

Ans - Yes, students get a paid internship in this institute. The stipends start from 19,000 and go to 25,000 per month. Stipend depends upon the field of study and the student’s bond of working.

Q. Is getting admission to CMS worth it?

Ans - Yes, it is one of the top medical colleges serving great education and will make your future bright by giving you endless opportunities in your selected medical field.


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    • Medicine

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