Candidates should obtain an eligibility certificate from THE TAMILNADU DR.M.G.R. MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI BY APPLYING TO THE REGISTRAR, Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, No.69, Anna Salai, Guindy, Chennai - 600032 ( on the prescribed application form (costing Rs.25/-) which is available at the above address after remitting the prescribed fees to the University. Application for this must be made early enough so as to obtain it in time. All the students must produce the Transfer Certificate in original and the Migration certificate at the time of applying for the Eligibility Certificate. Failure to produce the eligibility certificate will disqualify candidates from registering for the course.

a. The application shall be entertained by the Academic Officer normally on or after 1st April of the Academic year of admission except for foreign nationals who can apply earlier.

b. All applications submitted in person will be disposed off within 3 days from the time of receipt of the application by the University.

c.  Required fee for issue of  ELIGIBILITY CERTIFICATE  by the University:

  1. For recognition of examinations conducted by Universities / Boards within India:

                                 M.Sc Nursing.             -  Rs.800/-

                                 B.Sc for trained nurses -  Rs.500/-

  1. For recognition of examination conducted by Universities / Boards outside India - Rs.3000/- 

d. The following should be submitted along with the completed application form to the Registrar, Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai.

  1. Nursing Certificates - Diploma & Degree B.Sc. (N)/ B.Sc. for Trained Nurses (in original) issued by the authority who has conducted the qualifying examination.

  2. Statement of marks (in original) issued by the authority who has conducted the qualifying examination.

  3. Experience certificate.

  4. Registration certificates (in original) - General Nursing & Midwifery /Alternate course.

  5. Transfer Certificate issued by the head of the institution where the candidate has last studied.

  6. Migration certificate issued by the University where last studied.

e. Photostat / Xerox copies of all the documents must be enclosed along with the application in addition to the originals.  The originals will be returned along with Eligibility Certificate retaining the Xerox / Photostat copies.

f.  An account payee Demand Draft for Rs.500/800 or Rs.3000/- as the case may be, drawn in favour of REGISTRAR, TAMILNADU DR.M.G.R. MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI.

g.  A self-addressed envelope stamped to the value of Rs.33/- for sending the certificate by registered post.

The candidates are advised to allow at least 10 - 15 days for obtaining the Eligibility Certificate by post. 

If any of their original certificates are in a language other than English, they are strongly advised to also send an English translation of the same, duly attested by a Gazetted Officer.

The Eligibility Certificate is mandatory and it is the responsibility of the candidate to ascertain if he/she is eligible for the course.

The Eligibility Certificate should be submitted at the time of registration for admission to the course.