Sri Ramachandra University (SRU), Chennai ranked among the top health sciences universities in India, formerly known as Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute was established in 1985. The University was established as part of the Sri Ramachandra Education & Health Trust as a private not-for-profit self-financing institution and dedicated to serve the society as a centre of excellence with emphasis on medical education, research and health care. In view of its academic excellence, the Government of India declared Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute as a Deemed University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956.
The Joint Commission International (JCI) has accredited the University teaching hospital, the first teaching hospital in India to obtain such accreditation from JCI. The Medical Council of India (MCI) has recognized and upgraded the Regional Centre in Medical Education Technologies, Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Ramachandra University, as a Nodal Centre to conduct both Basic and Advance course in Medical Education Technologies.
Campus of Sri Ramachandra University –
The campus of Sri Ramachandra University is spread over 150 acres, the University is housed in a refreshingly green campus. Well manicured lawns, sprawling open spaces and trees dot the campus. The campus itself is a township with colleges, the medical centre, staff and student housing, conference facilities, play grounds, multi specialty restaurants, ATMs, gift shops, travel service, railway reservation counter and a post office.
Facilities at Sri Ramachandra University –
Constituent Colleges at Sri Ramachandra University –
- Medical College
- Faculty of Dental Sciences
- Faculty of Pharmacy
- Faculty of Nursing
- Faculty of Physiotherapy
- Faculty of Allied Health Sciences
- Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
- Faculty of Management
- Faculty of Public Health