Brief Description of Government Theni Medical College, Theni
Government Theni Medical College was established in the year 2006 and it is affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R.Medical University and providing quality education and facilities from many years.
The Medical College is situated in place surrounded by mountains on the National Highway on Theni-Madurai main road, 10km away from Theni.
The College and Hospital area is spread in an area of 50 acres. The college was inaugurated by The Honourable Chief Minister Dr. J. JAYALALITHA on 8-12-2004. The Dean is the administrative head of the institution.
Dean : Dr.R. VALLINAYAGAM, M.D
Vice Principal : Dr.K.M. MYTHREYEE, M.D
There are totally 8 Departments in the college. Anatomy, Physiology, Bio-Chemistry, Microbiology, Pathology, Forensic Medicine, Community Medicine, Pharmacology. College working hours is from 10-00 a.m to 4-30 p.m except Anatomy Department which function from 8-00 a.m to 2-00 p.m. There are 8 Professors, Associate Professors 9, Assistant Professors 18, Tutors 29+2(LMO). Annual in take of students - 100/year. 85 State quota, 15 all India quota.