Saveetha Medical College and Hospital is the brain child of the dynamic Founder and Chancellor of Saveetha University Dr.N.M. Veeraiyan. His vision and mission has been to provide education on par with international standards to equip medical graduates with skills to ably serve the global community. His tireless and dedicated endeavour to provide state of the art medical education began with the establishment of Saveetha Dental College and Hospital in 1988.
Saveetha Medical College was established in 2008 as one of the constituent colleges of Saveetha University, with the aim of extending Saveetha University’s experience and expertise in the field of education to Medicine. It has been providing MBBS degree course since 2008 along with paramedical degree courses and Postgraduate courses in various clinical and non-clinical subjects since 2013.
Since its inception, SMC has scaled monumental heights in the field of medical education. In accordance with the aim and mission of the University, Saveetha Medical College has consistently improved the quality of medical education and research, and serves the community with its needs foremost in mind. The 960 bed hospital has an 80% occupancy rate, reflecting SMCH’s commitment to serve the society.It is no wonder that Saveetha Medical College has been ranked No. 3 among India’s Top 30 Medical Colleges by the Pioneer.
Saveetha Medical College has obtained permanent recognition from the Medical Council of India in the year 2013 obtaining the initial yearly MCI Permissions without any delay. Saveetha Medical College has evolved into a vibrant community providing service, education and research to shape young minds into committed, responsible and service oriented medical professionals.