The Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute is also known as MGMCRI Pondicherry. It is a deemed-to-be- University. The MGMCRI Pondicherry has got 46th rank by the NIRF 2021 Medical Ranking. The Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute Pondicherry was founded in the year 2008. It has got recognition by the UGC. It has also been accredited with an A grade by the NAAC.
The MGMCRI Pondicheeryoffers various courses through its eight affiliated colleges across several streams like Medical, Dental, Nursing, Pharmacy, and various other streams. Mahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute offer UG, PG, PhD, certificate and diploma courses to its students.
The nearest railway station to MGMCRI Pondicherry is Puducherry (PDY) Railway Station. It is around 15.6 km away from the institute. The nearest airport to this college is Chennai International Airport. It is around 164 km away from the medical college.