Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research

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Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research
SRMC&RI Official Logo.png
MottoHigher Values in Higher Education
TypeDeemed
Established1985
FounderN. P. V. Ramasamy Udayar
ChancellorV. R. Venkatachalam
Undergraduates5138[1]
Postgraduates1475[1]
Location, ,
13°02′22″N 80°08′34″E / 13.0395°N 80.1427°E / 13.0395; 80.1427Coordinates: 13°02′22″N 80°08′34″E / 13.0395°N 80.1427°E / 13.0395; 80.1427
Websitewww.sriramachandra.edu.in

Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research (SRIHER), formerly Sri Ramachandra University (SRU), formerly Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute (SRMC & RI), is an institute deemed to be university located in Porur, Chennai, India.[1] SRIHER consists of nine constituent colleges and faculties[2] with more than 6000 students.[1] SRIHER was founded by Sri Ramachandra Education & Health Trust on September 11, 1985 by N. P. V. Ramasamy Udayar. It was founded as a medical college, and was awarded the deemed to be university status in September 1994.

Rankings[edit]

University and college rankings
General – India
NIRF (Overall) (2019)[3]54
NIRF (Universities) (2019)[4]33
Medical - India
NIRF (2019)[5]11
India Today (2018)[6]15
The Week (2017)[7]16
Pharmacy – India
NIRF (2019)[8]20

The National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) ranked Sri Ramachandra Institute of Higher Education and Research 54 overall in India in 2019,[3] 33 among universities[4] 11th in the medical ranking[5] and 20 in the pharmacy ranking.[8] It was ranked 15 among medical colleges in India in 2018 by India Today[6] and 16th by The Week in 2017.[7]

Academics[edit]

The college offers the four and a half year M.B.B.S. course with a one year compulsory rotating internship. There are 250 seats which are filled through NEET UG exam.[citation needed]

Postgraduate and doctoral courses[edit]

SRIHER offers postgraduate courses in almost all subjects including surgery, medicine, gynecology etc. Similarly it offers a variety of Doctoral courses including MCh i Neurosurgery, Cardiac Surgery among others and DM in Cardiology, Neurology etc.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Deemed Universities". University Grants Commission. Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  2. ^ "University Profile". Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute. Retrieved 21 March 2019.
  3. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2019 (Overall)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Human Resource Development. 2019.
  4. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2019 (Universities)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Human Resource Development. 2019.
  5. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2019 (Medical)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Human Resource Development. 2019.
  6. ^ a b "India's Best Colleges 2018: Medical". India Today. 2018.
  7. ^ a b Singh, Abhinav (18 June 2017). "The Week - Hansa Research Best Colleges Survey 2017: Top Medical Colleges - All India". The Week. Retrieved 8 September 2017.
  8. ^ a b "National Institutional Ranking Framework 2019 (Pharmacy)". National Institutional Ranking Framework. Ministry of Human Resource Development. 2019.

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