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Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute Admission

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Established : 2003 | Accredited/Approved : UGC
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Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University were established in 1988 in Chennai city. This university is granted as Deemed-To-Be –University as well got accredited by NAAC and NBA. It imparts education in the various fields offering UG, PG, and doctorate programs.

  • In this university, the admission process will usually start every year by January end, which will remain open till May.
  • To be eligible for admission to any courses, candidates must appear for the university entrance exam, which will be in May month.
  • The selection process will totally depend upon the marks obtained by candidates in the entrance test and qualifying exam.

University Name

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute

University Type



Entrance and merit-based

Application Mode


Admission Criteria

University Level Entrance


Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University B.Tech/B.Sc./B.Arch/B.Com/BCA/B.Ed/MBBS/BPT/BDS Admissions:

These are the undergraduate degree program offered in MGRERU, with many specializations under the programs. There is a B.Tech course available in regular, part-time, and lateral entry mode and has 15 specializations.

  • B.Tech part-time, as well as lateral entry courses, are available in 6 specializations. B.Sc. course is available in 11 various specializations.
  • Admission in MGRERU to these UG courses will be according to the Entrance exam score conducted by the MGRERU. Based on candidates' marks in the university entrance exam, they will prepare the merit list of those who have been shortlisted.

B.Tech Specialization

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Production Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Information Technology

Industrial Biotechnology

Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Computer Software Engineering

Computer Science and Technology

Civil Engineering

Chemical Engineering


Automobile Engineering

 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics as Mandatory Subjects from cleared from recognized Board/
Entrance test conducted by the university.


B.Tech Lateral Entry Specialization

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Chemical Engineering

Diploma Passed in Chemical Branch

Civil Engineering

Diploma Passed in branches like Civil & Rural, Architecture, Civil or Architectural Assistance ship.

Computer Science Engineering

Diploma Passed in branches like CSE, ECE, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering.

Electronics & Electrical Engineering

Diploma Passed in branches like Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

Electronics & Communication Engineering

Diploma Passed in branches like CSE,  ECE, Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, or Mechatronics Engineering.

Mechanical Engineering

Diploma Passed within branches relevant to Mechanical engineering.


UG Courses

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


 in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics


 Intermediate-10+2 is required.


 10+2 in any discipline


Minimum 60% marks in B.Sc.


 Intermediate-10+2 is required.


 Intermediate- 10+2 is required.


Minimum 50% marks in 10+2 with PCM/ B


UG degree in the related stream


 10+2 in any discipline


Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University M.Tech/M.Sc./M.Arch/MBA/MBA Part-time/MDS/MPT/MS research Admissions:

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University provides many post-graduation programs in different disciplines. They offer courses like M.Tech & M.Arch under engineering and architecture, M.sc under the science stream, MBA under business administration.

  • It is important for every candidate seeking admission to this university to qualify for the university's entrance exam.
  • The merit list in this university for admission will be made as per the score attained by candidates in the entrance test and the aggregate in the graduation degree.
  • M.Arch admission criteria are to have a B.Arch followed by the entrance test of the university.
  • MDS and MPT eligibility criteria are to have BDS and MPT, respectively.


PG Courses

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


B.Arch is required to be eligible

M.Sc. In Industrial Mathematics

Candidates need to have B.Sc. In Mathematics.


3 years under-graduate degree in any stream

MBA Part-Time

3 years under-graduate degree in any stream and work experience candidates will be given main priority.


MCA Part-Time

Bachelor's degree in any stream but having Mathematics as one of the subjects.


M.Tech Specialization

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

VLSI Design and Embedded Systems Engineering

Thermal Engineering

Structural Engineering

Software Engineering

Process Control Engineering

Power Systems

Power Electronics and Drivers

Petroleum Refining and Petrochemical


Integrated Digital Entertainment

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Information Security and Cyber Forensics

Industrial Engineering

Industrial Bio-Technology

High Voltage Engineering

Geographical Information Systems

Environmental Engineering

Energy Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation

Design Engineering

Construction Engineering and Management

Computer Systems and Networking

Computer Science and Engineering

Computer Integrated Engineering

Communication Systems Engineering

Chemical Engineering


Bio-Technology Engineering

Bio-Medical Instrumentation Engineering

Applied Electronics











Candidates must have B.E or B.Tech in the relevant and appropriate field.
University-level entrance test.


MDS Specialization

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


Preventive Community Dentistry

Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry



Oral Pathology

Oral Medicine

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics

Candidates need to have BDS as their minimum qualification.


MPT Specialization

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

Sports Physiotherapy

Pediatrics Neurology


Obstetrics and Gynaecology


Hand Rehabilitation

Community Physiotherapy

Cardio-Respiratory Diseases

Candidates need to have BPT as their minimum qualification.


MS By Research

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


Bio-Medical Engineering

Embedded Systems

Management Studies

Automobile Engineering

Production Engineering

Software Systems and Multimedia

UG degree in Engineering or Architecture
M.Sc. in Science from a recognized university


Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University Application Process:

The MGRERU application forms can be obtained personally by paying INR 750 if paid through cash or INR 850 if paid through demand draft favoring Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute, Chennai.

 The application forms are also available for download on the website of the university. For which go to the official website and download the form from the particular department.

In case of the downloaded application form, the duly filled application form should be sent to the university along with the DD of INR 850 in the name of “Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University,” Chennai.’


Asked Question

I want to take admission for MBBS in your college, so would you please tell me the admission eligibility?
Asked by Mystery Pearly j.

replied on 15-Jul-2021 16:46:41

The basic eligibility is the same and simple, i.e. students must have passed in 10+2 board examination with 50% marks in PCB. The selection for Admission to MBBS at DRMGRDU is based on the NEET score. DRMGRDU does the counselling process for qualifying candidates and allots the seats for them.

I am B.Tech (Electronics and communication Engg) for your university 2016-2020 full time.

replied on 06-May-2021 15:50:45

Candidates with a score in the national/state level entrance exam will appear for counseling. They can fill the application form by downloading it from the official website to proceed with admissions to MBA in Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University.

Want to know admission Proceess n fees
Asked by Tarun Rajput

replied on 06-May-2021 15:51:39

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University admissions to B.Tech will be made based on HSC marks followed by TNEA counseling. In-person can obtain the application form or download the state from the official portal of the college by completing the application fee payment. The total fee structure of B.Tech that is for four years is INR 3.20 lakhs. When split or divided and cleared, the fee would be INR 80k for one year.

Part time courses for civil engineering post graduate
Asked by Prem Kumar

replied on 06-May-2021 15:52:11

Hi Prem, there is a full-time civil engineering program offered under M.Tech for two years. Candidates with minimum aggregate can apply for the course. And there is no part-time program provided.

Asked by P.Thamas

replied on 06-May-2021 15:54:00

Hi, Admission to B.Pharm is based on the candidate’s marks. It would help if you were 10+2 passed out from a recognized board and compulsory PCM background. An application form is available on the official website, where you can fill the form and submit the same.

Mba admission and fee details
Asked by Pavithra

replied on 06-May-2021 15:55:13

Hi Pavithra,  Admission for MBA: Students willing to join the institute should have a minimum of 50% aggregate in graduation along with a valid score in the TANCET entrance examination.  Admission for MBA at MGR Institute, by considering the student’s marks in the entrance examination and a score in graduation.  The fee structure for MBA is INR 168000/- FOR 2 years.

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