NIRF Ranking 2020 - Top Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu
Aspirants seeking for information regarding the medical admission in Tamil Nadu should go through the top medical college of Tamil Nadu as per the NIRF 2020 rankings, before taking the admission. The Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' has released NIRF India rankings 2020 of top medical colleges in Tamil Nadu through e-release. As per the latest update at the NIRF official website, www.nirfindia.org, authorities have released the ranking of top 40 medical colleges of India. As per the NIRF 2020 ranking for medical colleges, eight of the Tamil Nadu medical colleges rank among the top 35 medical colleges of India. Whereas, Christian Medical College, commonly known as CMC, vellore is again among the top three medical colleges of India.
Medical colleges of Tamil Nadu are also among the most preferred destinations for any medical aspirants. Candidates use to learn a variety of medical courses as per their preferences. By going through the NIRF ranking of top medical colleges of Tamil Nadu, candidates can easily analyse the college for getting the medical admission. NIRF ranking of top Tamil Nadu medical colleges has been provided on the basis of parameters like reputation, academics, infrastructure, fees, placements, student care and various other ranking methodology. Read the article on “NIRF Ranking 2020 - Top Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu” to go through the list of top colleges, ranking methodology, official PDF links and top medical entrance exam.
NIRF 2020 Ranking - Top medical colleges in Tamil Nadu
Candidates can go through the list of top NIRF ranked Tamil Nadu medical colleges with an official link of detailed information from the table below.
NIRF ranking 2020 - Top Tamil Nadu medical college
Name of the medical college
Score out of 100
Official NIRF framework PDF link
Note: A total of 118 medical colleges have participated for India ranking 2020.
NIRF Ranking Methodology
In order to determine the NIRF ranking of top medical colleges in Tamil Nadu, authorities have used the below mentioned ranking methodology. Interested aspirants can go through the NIRF 2020 ranking methodology below.
Teaching, Learning & Resources (TLR)
Student Strength including Doctoral Students(SS)
Faculty-student ratio with emphasis on permanent faculty (FSR)
Combined metric for Faculty with PhD (or equivalent) and Experience (FQE)
Financial Resources and their Utilization (FRU)
Research and Professional Practice (RP)
Combined metric for Publications (PU)
Combined metric for Quality of Publications (QP)
IPR and Patents: Published and Granted (IPR)
Footprint of Projects and Professional Practice (FPPP)
Graduation Outcomes (GO)
Metric for University Examinations (GUE)
Metric for Number of Ph.D. Students Graduated (GPHD)
Outreach and Inclusivity (OI)
Percentage of Students from Other States/Countries (Region Diversity RD)
Percentage of Women (Women Diversity WD)
Economically and Socially Challenged Students (ESCS)
Facilities for Physically Challenged Students (PCS)
Perception (PR) Ranking
Academic Peers and Employers (PR)
Top medical entrance test for undergraduate (UG)
For granting undergraduate medical admission in India, NEET is the single and common medical entrance test. On the basis of NEET, admission to 82,926 MBBS, 26,949 BDS, 52,720 AYUSH and 525 BVSc & AH seats will be granted across the nation. National Testing Agency (NTA) is the competent authority to conduct the NEET for all registered aspirants in offline pen paper based mode. From this year on the basis of NEET scores only the admission to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) will be granted.
Top medical entrance test for Postgraduate (PG)
National Eligibility cum Entrance Test for Postgraduate
National Board of Examinations (NBE) is the competent authority to conduct NEET PG for eligible aspirants in computer-based mode. NEET PG will be the basis for granting admission to 10,821 Master of Surgery (MS) seats, 19,953 Doctor of Medicine (MD) seats and 1,979 PG Diploma seats offered by 6,102 government, private, Deemed and Central Universities for all qualified medical graduates.
Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Puducherry will conduct the JIPMER PG entrance exam for all registered aspirants. Authorities will conduct the JIPMER PG in January and July sessions for granting admission to Master of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses offered in Puducherry campus. The mode of conduction of JIPMER PG exam is computer-based.
For all registered aspirants, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi is the competent authority to conduct the AIIMS PG entrance exam. For granting admission to postgraduate courses like Master of Surgery (MS), Doctor of Medicine (MD), Master of Dental Surgery (MDS), Doctorate of Medicine (DM) and MCh courses, AIIMS PG entrance exam is conducted at the national level. The examination of AIIMS PG is conducted in two sessions of January and July for which the entrance exam is conducted in the month of November and May. Authorities will offer admission to the disciplines of Clinical Sciences and Basic Clinical Sciences through AIIMS PG entrance exam.
The Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh is the competent authority to conduct PGIMER entrance exam. Authorities will conduct the entrance exam of PGIMER in computer based mode. Through the entrance exam, admission will be granted to 295 seats to be filled in 20 specialties of Masters of Surgery (MS) and Doctor of Medicine (MD) courses. The entrance exam of PGIMER is conducted in two sessions of January and July.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIRF Ranking 2020 - Top Medical Colleges in Tamil Nadu
Question: Which is the top medical college of Tamil Nadu, as per the NIRF 2020 ranking?
CMC, Vellore is the top medical college of Tamil Nadu as per the NIRF ranking 2020.
Question: How many medical institutes have participated in NIRF ranking 2020?
A total of 118 medical institutes have participated for NIRF ranking 2020.
Question: How many institutes of Tamil Nadu have been ranked under 35 top medical colleges of India?
As per the latest NIRF ranking, total eight medical colleges of Tamil Nadu have been ranked under 35 top medical colleges of India.
Question: What are the parameters of NIRF for granting the ranking of medical colleges?
NIRF ranking of top Tamil Nadu medical colleges has been provided on the basis of parameters like reputation, academics, infrastructure, fees, placements, student care and various other ranking methodology.