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

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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 the Chennai city. This university is granted as Deemed-To-Be –University as well got accredited by NAAC and NBA. It imparts education in various field offering UG, PG and doctorate programs.

  • In this university the admission process will usually starts every year by January end which will remain open till the month of May.
  • For to be eligible for admission to any courses it is mandatory for candidates to appear for entrance exam of the university which will be in the May month
  • Selection process will totally depend upon the marks obtained by candidates in 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 under-graduate degree program offered in MGRERU with many specializations under the programs. There is B.Tech course available in regular, part-time and lateral entry mode and is having 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 the marks obtained by candidates 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 with in 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 the discipline of engineering and architecture, M.sc under the science stream, MBA under business administration.

  • It is important for every candidate seeking admission in this university will have to qualify the entrance exam lead by the university.
  • The merit list in this university for admission will be done as per the score attained by candidates in the entrance test as well as the aggregate in the graduation degree.
  • M.Arch admission criteria are to have 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 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 in the favour of Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute, Chennai.

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

In case of downloaded application form, the dully 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.’

Live Application Form 2020


Asked question about eligibility criteria & admission procedure of Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University


Want to know admission Proceess n fees?

Asked by Tarun Rajput
Dec 03, 2019

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University admissions to B.Tech will be done on basis of HSC marks followed by TNEA counselling. In person can obtain the application form or can download the form from the official portal of the college by making the application fee payment. Total fee structure of B.Tech that is for 4 years is INR 3.20 lakhs when split or divided and cleared the fee would be INR 80k for one year



Asked by P.Thamas
Apr 26, 2019

Hi, Admission to B.Pharm is based on candidate’s marks you must be 10+2 passed out from a recognised board and compulsory PCM background. Application form is available in the official website where you can fill the form and submit the same.


Mba admission and fee details?

Asked by Pavithra
Jun 06, 2018

Hi Pavithra, 

Admission for MBA:

  • Student willing to join the institute should have a minimum of 50% aggregate in graduation along with a valid score in TANCET entrance examination. 
  • Admission for MBA will be made, considering the student’s marks in entrance examination along with score in graduation. 
  • Fee structure for MBA is INR 168000/- FOR 2 years.

Admission Procedure?

Asked by Sumaiya Ayesha Gani.S
May 08, 2018

Hi Sumaiya Ayesha Gani,

Admission for MBA at Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University:

  • Aspirants should attain a valid score in TANCETentrance examinations for admission. 
  • Aspirants should have a minimum 50% aggregate score in their graduation.
  • Admission is based on counseling through the rank obtained in entrance examination. 
  • Selection for admission is based on the entrance exam score followed by GD and PI.
  • Aspirants willing to seek admission at MGR Institute can apply online/offline providing the compelete details. 

Part time be courses?

Asked by V. Haripriya
Apr 27, 2018

Hi Haripriya,

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute does not provide Distance Engineering course.

Eligibility for fulltime B.Tech course at Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute:

  • Candidates should have not secured less than 50% in 10+2 from a recognized board.
  • Candidates should secure a valid score in TNEA entrance examination conducted by the board.  


Asked by Suriya s
Apr 23, 2018

Hi Suriya,

For admission at Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University for BCA, 12th or equivalent examination in Commerce /Science with Math/Business Math/ Computer Science as one of the combination subjects are mandatory. 
Candidates with the above mention eligibility criteria can apply online/offline with the required details. 


I'm currently working as a Business executive in IT company and I need to pursue MBA in IT .?

Asked by Jameer Abdul Kadar S
Apr 13, 2018

Hi Jameer Abdul Kadar,

Distance MBA admission at Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University:

  • A minimum of graduation from a UGC recognized university is a must.
  • Candidate can apply online for the course with the required information. 

I'm having sslc and 3 year diploma in mechatronics can I do btech here by lateral entry?

Asked by Sharon
May 26, 2017

Hi Sharon,

Yes you can do BE  lateral entry in Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University

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