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Established : 2003 | Accredited/Approved : UGC
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Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University was established in 1988 in Chennai. This university is granted as a Deemed-to-Be –University and accredited by NAAC and NBA. It imparts education in various fields, offering UG, PGU.G.anP.G.doctorate programs.

  • This university's admission process usually starts every year by January's end, remaining 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 programs offered at 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. The B.Sc. course is available in 11 different specializations.
  • Admission to these UG couU.G.es in MGRERU 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 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, and mathematics as Mandatory Subjects from cleared by 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 and Instrumentation Engineering, or Mechatronics Engineering.

Mechanical Engineering

Diploma Passed within branches relevant to Mechanical engineering.


UG CouU.G.es

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, and 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 for admission to this university 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 university's entrance test.
  • MDS and MPT eligibility criteria are to have BDS and MPT, respectively.

PG CouP.G.es

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


B.Arch is required to be eligible

M.Sc. In Industrial Mathematics

Candidates need to have a B.Sc. In Mathematics.


3 years undergraduate degree in any stream

MBA Part-Time

3 years of undergraduate degree in any stream and work experience candidates will be prioritized.


MCA Part-Time

Bachelor's degree in any stream but with 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 a B.E or B.E.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 M.S.search

Eligibility & Selection Criteria


Bio-Medical Engineering

Embedded Systems

Management Studies

Automobile Engineering

Production Engineering

Software Systems and Multimedia

UG degU.G.e 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 in cash or INR 850 through a demand draft favoring Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute, Chennai.

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

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

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Asked Question

What is the cut-off score for the B-Tech program at DRMGRU?
Asked by Guest

replied on 28-Feb-2024 15:26:32

Dr. MGR University Engineering cut-off marks are based on TNEA counseling results. The overall ranking is 1218878. 


Is an Online MBA valid and equivalent to a regular MBA at MGRERI?
Asked by Kavitha jasmine M

replied on 11-Jan-2024 03:02:35

Having an online MBA certification at MGRERI has the same effect as having a regular MBA certificate. The E-Learning techniques will allow them to learn while they work and gain experience in their respective fields.

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