Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute were established by Sri Ramachandra Educational and Health Trust in the year 1985 as a private not-for-profit self-financing institution dedicated to serving society as a centre of excellence with an emphasis on medical education, research and health care.
Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (Reputable University) formerly known as SRMC and RI (DU), classified between the best health science universities in India originated as Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute which was founded by Sri Ramachandra Educational and Health Trust in 1985 as a self-funded non-profit private institution dedicated to serving society as a center of excellence with a focus on medical education, research, and health.
The reputable university was ranked as Category I by UGC in 2018. It has also earned the distinction of being ranked 33rd among all Indian universities by the 2019 MHRD NIRF rankings. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has re-accredited (in cycle2) SRMC and RI (DU) with a grade "A" with a GPA of 3.62 on a 4-point scale, the highest awarded to a so-called private medical university in India.
Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute Chennai of courses are offered at various levels like Undergraduate Degree (i.e B.Tech, BPT, B.sc, etc.), Postgraduate Degree (i.e MBA, MMLT, M.Sc., etc.), Medical Degree (i.e. MBBS, MD & MS, M.Sc, etc.), Pharmacy Degree (i.e. B.Pharma, D. Pharma) and Ph.D. and many more. You can also find a brief overview of the different courses offered by the university across various disciplines with their specializations on the Course page.
The active learning center with several computer terminals allows students to actively use the Internet.
The Dining hall is clean, and spacious and can meet the mealtime rush & Garden restaurant is ideal when a person wishes to relax and enjoy non-veg cuisine. Healthy and hygienic food is served at Archana Tiffany's canteen. Small service counters are available in the college and the hospital areas.
SRU ensures that those keen on fitness can work out in the well-equipped gymnasium (separate for boys and girls), The Basketball courts are a huge hit with the students, especially the NRI's & Volleyball court often see student groups practicing & State-of-the-art turf which plays host to international cricketers.
Considering the large number of students pursuing various courses from Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (SRMC & RI) (Deemed to be a University), a Placement Cell has been constituted.
The Placement cell is headed by Deputy Director- Of placement, who is assisted by the Placement Coordinator and dedicated faculty representatives from all the faculties/departments across SRMC & RI.
“Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (Deemed to be University) will actively promote and preserve the higher values and ethics in education, health care and research and will pursue excellence in all these areas while consciously meeting the expectations of the people it serves without prejudice and in all fairness stay socially meaningful in its propagation of the various arts and sciences to enrich humanity at large”.
"To offer diverse educational programmes that facilitate the development of competent professionals and valuable citizens, who demonstrate excellence in the respective disciplines, while being locally and globally responsive in areas of education, healthcare delivery and research"