Tamilnadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa has inaugurated The New Medical College constructed in the campus of Omandurar Government Estate.
On February 21, 2014, the newly constructed Secretariat building was converted into multi-speciality hospital.
In the same campus, on the side of the estate the New Medical College was built. An amount of Rs. 212 crores were allocated for this. In total, 7 buildings were constructed comprising 7 storeys each. Initially, as a first phase of its function, 3 buildings that consists classrooms, laboratories and management sections will start to operate from today.
After getting approval from the Indian Medical Council, the admission for this academic year has started for this New Medical College built in Omandurar Estate. Chief Minister, J. Jayalalitha has inaugurated this medical college through video conferencing method from the Chief Secretariat. The first year of medical education in this medical college has began today.
This counts as 20th Government Medical College in Tamilnadu. Among all government medical colleges, this is the first campus to have full air-conditioned buildings.
More details on Government Medical College in Omandurar Govt. Estate can be accessed from this website gmchogec.in for admissions and other information.