Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai
    Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai

    Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai

    Formerly Sri Ramachandra University, Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (SRIHER), Chennai, is a Deemed University. The institute is ranked 15th in Medical and 48th in University by NIRF 2022. The university offers more than 50 undergraduate and graduate programmes in Physiotherapy, Allied Health Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Management, etc. The institute's cutoff criteria and merit are used to determine admission.

    Sri Ramachandra University Highlights:

    Established | University Type

    1985 | Private (Deemed University)

    Approved by


    Accredited by

    NAAC with ‘A’ Grade

    Entrance Exam

    National: NEET MDS/ NEET PG/ NEET UG

    Courses Offered

    UG, PG & Ph.D

    Application Mode | Fees

    Online & Offline | INR 1000

    Top Recruiters

    Abbott, Philips, Kyvor, BMR Health, Medgenome, Himalaya, Fionis

    Campus Area

    150 acres

    Facilities Available

    Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Sports, Canteen, etc

    Official Website


    No.1 Ramachandra Nagar
    Porur, Chennai 600 116
    Tamil Nadu, India

    Sri Ramachandra University Courses:

    SRIHER Chennai offers undergraduate and graduate programmes in management, physiotherapy, allied health sciences, and other fields. The information for the same is tabulated below:





    Biochemistry, Pathology, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Community Medicine

    MBBS or its equivalent from a recognized university + Obtained a valid score in NEET PG


    Otorhinolaryngology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology

    Sri Ramachandra Institute Of Higher Education And Research Fees:





    ₹22 Lakhs (1st Year Fees)

    10+2 with 50%

    Sri Ramachandra University Admission:

    A deemed university in Porur, Chennai, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute is now known as Sri Ramachandra University. On September 11, 1985, Sri Ramachandra Education & Health Trust established it.

    At the UG level, Sri Ramachandra University offers courses in MBBS, BDS, B.Sc. (Medical), B.Sc. (Nursing), BPT, BOT, BBA, B.Pharm, and BASLP. The university offers Pharm.D., MD, MS, MDS, MPT, M.Sc (Nursing), M.Sc (Medical), and MBA courses in a variety of disciplines at the postgraduate level. Students can apply to DM, M.Ch, and Ph.D. courses at the doctoral level in addition to UG and PG courses. The application form is available at the university office or online at the university's official website.

    • A passing NEET UG score is required for MBBS admission, which is followed by counselling.
    • The university shortlists applicants for the interview round in some particular UG level programmes based on their performance in the prerequisite degree.
    • Candidates who have completed NEET PG are eligible to apply for admission to MD and MS programmes. The DGHS, New Delhi, conducts counselling to offer final admission.
    • Candidates who have completed NEET MDS are eligible to apply for admission to MDS, whereas courses require a passing score on NEET SS.
    • In order to grant admission to some particular PG courses, Sri Ramachandra University also conducts an interview round with the shortlisted candidates.

    Sri Ramachandra University Admission Highlights:

    University Name

    Sri Ramachandra University

    University Type

    Deemed to be

    Basic Admission Criteria




    NEET SS: DM/ M.Ch

    UG Courses: Entrance-based and Interview (for some selected courses)

    PG Courses: Entrance-based and Interview (for some selected courses)

    Application Mode

    Online & Offline

    Sri Ramachandra University MBBS Admission:

    Sri Ramachandra University offers undergraduate MBBS and BDS programmes. The minimum requirement for admission is 10+2 with PCB/Botany or Zoology. The candidate must take the CBSE-conducted NEET UG entrance exam in order to apply for admission. Through its official website, NEET UG applications can be submitted.

    Course Name

    Eligibility Criteria

    Selection Criteria


    10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology (or Botany & Zoology) / Biochemistry with 50% marks (45% for reserved categories) in aggregate

    A valid score in NEET UG followed by counselling

    Sri Ramachandra University MD, MS Admission:

    The university offers MD, MS, M.Ch, DM, and MDS courses at the postgraduate level in a variety of specialisations. While a BDS degree is sufficient for the MDS programme, an MBBS degree is required for the MD and MS courses.

    For MD and MS courses, a valid NEET PG score is required, while for MDS and DM & M.Ch courses, a valid NEET MDS and NEET SS score are required.

    Course Name


    Eligibility Criteria

    Selection Criteria



    Passed recognized MBBS Degree and have completed Internship (CRRI)

    A valid score in NEET PG followed by centralized counselling conducted by DGHS, New Delhi






    Community Medicine

    Immuno Haematology & Blood Transfusion Medicine

    Forensic Medicine

    General Medicine




    Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy


    TB and Pulmonary Medicine

    Sports Medicine

    Emergency Medicine


    General Surgery

    Passed recognized MBBS Degree and have completed Internship (CRRI)


    Obstetrics & Gynaecology



    Sri Ramachandra University Application Process:

    The steps listed below can be used to fill out the application form:

    • Visit Sri Ramachandra University's official website to download the application form. Alternatively, you can pick up the same thing in person by paying cash at the university office.
    • Complete the application and mail it to the university's address along with the necessary paperwork and a DD for the INR 1000 application fee.

    The Registrar, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute
    (formerly known as Sri Ramachandra University)
    Porur, Chennai - 600 116, Tamil Nadu (India)

    Documents required to be enclosed:

    1. X & XII Marks statement/Transcripts
    2. XII Grade Diploma Certificate (For Diploma/GCE Level)
    3. Transfer Certificate AND Code of Conduct Certificate
    4. Migration Certificate
    5. Birth Certificate as age proof
    6. Community Certificate and Copy of Aadhaar Card

    Sri Ramachandra University Facilities:

    • Library: A sizable collection of engineering books, journals, and books in the fields of medicine and allied health sciences amassed over a 34-year period makes for excellent study and reference material. The Library has a collection of 62627 medical and allied health sciences textbooks, 5195 engineering and technology books organised according to the "Dewey Decimal Classification," 407 national and international print journals, and 350 online journals that can be accessed from anywhere at any time via remote access.
    • Transportation: SRU has a reputable transportation department that offers a variety of transportation services. In addition to serving the areas in and around Chennai, this transportation service also serves the nearby districts of Thiruvallur, Kanchipuram, and Vellore. On occasion, it also travels to remote locations like Rasipuram for special occasions like annual health camps honouring Founder's Day.
    • Hostel: There are separate facilities for male and female students, with 3608 rooms overall. There are single rooms available on campus for undergraduate and graduate students studying medicine and other fields. Power and soft water are continuously available on the campus. The campus's avenues of trees and lush vegetation create a resort-like atmosphere that is ideal for enjoyable learning and peaceful living.


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