Madras Medical College (MMC), Chennai established in 1835 as a medical school and it was opened by Sir Fredrick Adams. The Governor promulgated an order to make the school a state sponsored one and attached it to the General Hospital. In 1850 it became Madras Medical College. The first batch of students graduated in 1852 and was granted the Diploma of Graduate of the Madras. In 1857, it gained affiliation to the University of Madras. The courses offered by the Madras Medical College are affiliated from 1988 to the “The Tamilnadu Dr. MGR Medical University”.The College has nine affiliated institutions with hospitals, each one of them recognized for excellence in Health care services. MMC stands with pride for having produced Doyens in the field of Medicine and forget not that you have become a part of this great institution now.