Stanley Medical College

Stanley Medical College is one of the oldest medical colleges in India, as it was started way back in 1938. Located in Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu, the medical college is a government-run institution. It is attached to various hospitals in the state, which includes a 200-year old hospital, Government Stanley Hospital with the capacity of 1280 beds, Government Raja Sir Ramasamy Mudaliar Lying-in Hospital, Government Hospital for Thoracic Medicine (Tambaram), and Government Peripheral Hospital (Tondiarpet). The college is approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI), New Delhi.

Affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai, Stanley Medical College has been ranked among the top medical colleges in the country. The college offers various courses in medical sciences, at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. These include MBBS, MD, MS, PG Diploma and Doctoral program. Stanley Medical College offers state-of-the-art facilities to its students.

Affiliated to: Tamil Nadu Dr M G R Medical University


  • Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

  • Post Graduate Diploma:
    • Gynaecology and Obstetrics
    • Child Health
    • Medical Radio Diagnosis
    • Laryngo Otology
    • Anaesthesiology
    • Orthopaedics
    • Ophthalmology
    • Dermatology, Venerology & Leprosy
    Post Graduate:
    Doctor of Medicine (MD)
    • General Medicine
    • Obst & Gynaecology
    • Micro Biology
    • Physiology
    • Pharmacology
    • Paediatrics
    • Psychiatric Medicine
    • Anaesthesiology
    • Dermato-veneriology
    • Pathology
    • Biochemistry
    • TB& Chest Diseases
    Master of Surgery (MS)
    • General Surgery
    • Ophthalmology
    • Anatomy
    • E.N.T
    • Orthopedics
    Doctorate in Medicine (DM)
    • Neurology
    • Cardiology
    • Nephrology
    • Gastroenterology
    Master of Chirurgical (M.Ch)
    • Neurosurgery
    • Plastic Surgery
    • Surgical gastroenterology
    • Urology

    The person, who is applying for the program, must have passed 10+2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Biology and English, from any recognized Board.

    Post Graduate Diploma:

    Graduation in the relevant field is necessary, to be eligible for the program.

    Post Graduate:

    To be eligible, the aspirant must have be a graduate in the relevant field. He/she should have acquired the degree from a recognized University.


    The candidate must possess Master's degree in the related field, from a recognized University.

    Admission Procedure:

    Competitive entrance examination is conducted for admission in this UG program.

    Post Graduate:

    The candidates are selected through Tamil Nadu Medical Entrance Test.

    Post Graduate Diploma:

    The admission is based on the Tamil Nadu Medical Entrance Test for this program.


    Candidates must have appear in the Tamil Nadu Medical Entrance Test for the doctoral programs.

    • NCC
    • Sports
    • Hostels
    • Library
    • Laboratory
    Contact Address:
    Stanley Medical College,
    Old Jail Road,
    Chennai - 600 001.
    Tamil Nadu.
    Phone: +91-44-25281351