Chettinad Academy Of Research And Education, Chengalpattu

    In 2008, the Chettinad Academy of Research and Education (CARE) in Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu, was designated as a Deemed University. In the faculties of medicine, pharmacy, physiotherapy, nursing, allied health sciences (AHS), architecture, commerce, and law, the institute offers 74 professional and career-focused courses. According to the courses, admission to UG, PG, and PhD programmes is based on both merit and the results of All India standardised entrance exams like NEET, NATA, CLAT, and LSAT. For qualified candidates seeking admission to a variety of CARE courses, the institute also administers the Chettinad Entrance Aptitude Test (CEAT). The application mode is online.

    According to The Week 2020, CARE is ranked 15th among private medical colleges and 32nd overall among medical schools.

    Chettinad Academy of Research and Education Highlights:

    Established | Institute Type

    2008 | Private

    Approved by

    MCI, INC, TNNMC, AICTE, COA, BCI, and PCI, conferred with 12B status by UGC,

    Accredited by

    Grade ‘A’ by NAAC

    Courses Offered

    MBBS, M.D, M.S

    Entrance Exam


    Application Mode

    Online and Offline

    Admission Criteria

    Merit-based & Entrance Test

    Top Recruiters

    Apollo Hospitals, CARE, Cipla, Cognizant, Fortis Hospital, Frontier Lifeline Hospital, etc

    Campus Area

    30 Acres

    Facilities Available

    Central Library, Separate Hostel for girls and boys, food courts, stationery shop, gym, etc

    Official Website

    Chettinad Academy of Research and Education Courses:

    In the faculties of medicine, pharmacy, physiotherapy, nursing, and allied health sciences (AHS), as well as in the fields of architecture, commerce, and law, CARE offers a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and diploma courses.




    Duration: 4 ½ years +1-year internship
    Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree
    Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (NEET)


    Specializations: Anatomy, Physiology, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Pathology, Community Medicine, Biochemistry General Medicine, Anesthesiology, Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprosy, Respiratory Medicine, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Radio-diagnosis, Sports Medicine
    Duration: 3 years
    Eligibility: MBBS from a recognized Medical College
    Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (NEET-PG)


    Specializations: Otorhinolaryngology ENT, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, General Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology
    Duration: 3 years
    Eligibility: MBBS from a recognized Medical College
    Selection Criteria: Entrance Based (NEET-PG)

    Chettinad Academy Of Research And Education Fees:





    ₹25.34 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)

    10+2 with 50% + NEET


    ₹2 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)

    Post Graduation


    ₹30 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)


    Chettinad Academy of Research and Education Admissions:

    Admission to courses in a variety of disciplines is either merit-based or determined by the results of the entrance exams.

    How to Use?

    • Before downloading the application form, candidates are urged to read the prospectus for the desired course, which is available on the official website.
    • On the university's official website, interested candidates can submit their online applications for the desired course.
    • The applicant must complete the information on the official application form that can be downloaded from the website.
    • Along with the application fee and copies of the required documentation that have been self-attested, the completed application must be submitted.
    • Depending on the course applied for, the qualified candidates must take the CEAT and other standardised entrance exams.
    • The eligible candidates will be informed of the CEAT exam date via the registered email address or phone number.
    • Based on the results of the entrance exam and the most recent qualifying exam, the candidate may be invited for a personal interview.
    • Based on their overall performance in the entrance exams and personal interviews, the applicants will be accepted into the programmes.

    Chettinad Academy of Research and Education Facilities:

    CARE offers a variety of amenities to help students feel at home and comfortable. CARE is a vibrant place thanks to its unique facilities, which include

    • Infrastructure: Modern lecture hall with 300 seats that is equipped with LCD projectors and biometric attendance recorders. Well-equipped classrooms. , a. .....................
    • Library: Well-stocked Central Library with 32,000 square feet of space, a wealth of reference materials, and online journals that keep both faculty and students up to date on the most recent developments in their fields.
    • Museums: To educate students, museums in a variety of departments display intriguing cases, pictures of medical procedures, models, and preserved specimens.
    • Labs: Modern, well-ventilated laboratories to give students professional training in their chosen specialties.
    • LMS: Learning Management System, where the students' future references to the lecture slides will be stored online.
    • Hostel: Boys and girls have separate hostels with Wi-Fi, a mess that serves hygienic food, and a laundry room as well.


    Apply For UPES