The admission to 7400 MBBS and 2873 BDS seats offered by the medical institutions in the state of Tamil Nadu will be conducted by Directorate of Medical Education (DME), Tamil Nadu. The application form of Tamil Nadu MBBS/BDS 2020 will be released in the first week of June, in online mode. Only the candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria as specified by the authority and qualifies NEET entrance exam can appear for TN MBBS admission 2020. Through Tamil Nadu MBBS admission 2020, candidates will be allotted seat in 49 medical and 29 dental colleges under 85% state quota seats and private colleges of the state.

The status can be summarized as:

Total number of candidates= 117502
3650 MBBS seats in 26 Government  colleges
1950 seats in 14 private Medical colleges
1800 seats in 9 deemed Universities.

List of government MBBS colleges with total seats in Tamil Nadu

Sl.No. Name of colleges Annual Intake (Seats)
1 Rajah Muthiah Medical College, Annamalainagar 150
2 Theni Government Medical College,Theni 100
3 Government Dharmapuri Medical College, Dharmapuri 100
4 Coimbatore Medical College, Coimbatore 150
5 KanyaKumari Government Medical College, Asaripallam 150
6 IRT Perundurai Medical College, Perundurai 100
7 Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College, Salem 100
8 Chengalpattu Medical College, Chengalpattu 100
9 Government Vellore Medical College, Vellore 100
10 Madras Medical College, Chennai 250
11 Kilpauk Medical College, Chennai 150
12 Madurai Medical College, Madurai 250
13 Thanjavur Medical College,Thanjavur 150
14 Tirunelveli Medical College,Tirunelveli 250
15 Stanley Medical College, Chennai 250
16 K A P Viswanathan Government Medical College, Trichy 150
17 Thoothukudi Medical College, Thoothukudi 150
18 Government Medical College, Karur 150
19 Government Medical College, Pudukottai, Tamil Nadu 150
20 Government Medical College & ESIC Hospital, Coimbatore, TamilNadu 100
21 Government Medical College, Omandurar 100
22 ESI-PGIMSR,ESI Hospital,K.K Nagar,Chennai 100
23 Government Thiruvannamalai Medical College, Thiruvannamalai 100
24 Government Sivagangai Medical College, Sivaganga 100
25 Government Villupuram Medical College, Villupuram 100
26 Thiruvarur Govt. Medical College, Thiruvarur 100


List of Private MBBS colleges with total seats in Tamil Nadu:

Sl.No. Name of colleges Annual Intake (Seats)
1 Sree Mookambika Institute of Medical Sciences, Kanyakumari 100
2 Tagore Medical College and Hospital, Chennai 150
3 Melmaruvathur Adiparasakthi Instt. Medical Sciences and Research 150
4 Trichy SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Trichy 150
5 Karpaga Vinayaga Institute of Medical Sciences,Maduranthagam 100
6 PSG Institute of Medical Sciences, Coimbatore 150
7 Christian Medical College, Vellore 100
8 KMCH Institute of Health Sciences and Research, Coimbatore 150
9 Velammal Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, Madurai 150
10 Karpagam Faculty of Medical Sciences & Research, Coimbatore 150
11 Madha Medical College and Hospital, Thandalam, Chennai 150
12 Annapoorna Medical College & Hospital, Salem 150
13 Dhanalakshmi Srinivasan Medical College and Hospital,Perambalur 150
14 Sri Muthukumaran Medical College,Chennai 150


List of Deemed MBBS colleges with total seats:

Sl.No. Name of colleges Annual Intake (Seats)
1 Sree Balaji Medical College and Hospital, Chennai 250
2 SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Kancheepuram 150
3 Saveetha Medical College and Hospital, Kanchipuram 250
4 Shri Sathya Sai Medical College and Research Institute, Kancheepuram 150
5 Vinayaka Missions Kirupananda Variyar Medical College, Salem 100
6 Chettinad Hospital & Research Institute, Kanchipuram 250
7 ACS Medical College and Hospital, Chennai 150
8 Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Chennai 250
9 Meenakshi Medical College and Research Institute, Enathur 250

State domicile rules to get 85% state quota seats:

  • One must be a bonafide resident of the state.
    • Students who have completed their schooling from 6 to 12 from the schools located in the state, needn’t submit the nativity certificate. However, they need to produce their parent’s birth certificate, ration card, SSLC/10/12 certificate or No Graduate Certificate in case parents are not literate.
    • Applicants from other states who are living in Tamil Nadu will not be considered as domicile candidates and can get admission under open category.
    • Students who are not the domicile of the state but have studied Class 6 to 12 in schools of the state will be considered for admission under open category.
    • Domicile of Tamil Nadu who have studied Class 6 to 12 partly or completely in other states must furnish the true copies of parents certificates as mentioned above.
    • It must be noted that permanent resident certificate will not be accepted instead of nativity certificate.
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