Established in 1986, the Velammal Educational Trust currently includes 45 schools, 3 Engineering Colleges, 1 Medical College & Hospital, 1 College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences. With over 1,40,000 students and 15,000 staff this is one of the largest educational endeavors in the state of Tamil Nadu.
Velammal Medical College Hospital and Research Institute, Madurai, established in 2012, is affiliated with The Tamil Nadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University and has been recognized by the Medical Council of India in 2018. The college functions with state-of-the- art infrastructure, expert faculty and employs innovative learning methods to produce astute and empathetic physicians for tomorrow. The 2100 bedded hospital provides professional, ethical and high quality patient care at affordable cost to people. In a short span of time, it has emerged as a preferred healthcare destination for the people of southern Tamil Nadu. The vision of the institute is to provide leadership opportunities and to make world class healthcare services available to the community. The institute realizes its social responsibility in alleviating suffering among the sick and preventing ill health among the healthy. We also go one step further and nurture innovative and creative minds that can contribute to the efficient functioning of the healthcare system and promote the health and productivity of the citizens of the nation as a whole.