About Us


About Our University

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute University is a NAAC ‘A’ accredited university which has its origin as Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College. Founded in 1988, the institute gradually grew to acquire Deemed University status in the year 2003 as per the orders of the University Grants Commission, New Delhi and the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, New Delhi. From then on, there was no looking back and the University has grown leaps and bounds in providing quality education and applied research.

It has innumerable innovative courses to keep in tryst with the present trends, tantalizing infrastructure that make heads turn, increasing number of students year after year and dedicated faculty who devote their time wholeheartedly for the benefit of the student community. The university received its special autonomy status in 2018 adding another feather to its crown. It is accredited with prestigious NBA, NAAC, ABET and also been bestowed with NIRF ranking thus making it a forerunner among the list of other deemed universities across the state.

Dr MGR UNiversity Campus
28+Years of Experience
MGR University Building

Tmt.Kannammal Educational Trust

Tmt.Kannammal Educational Trust was constituted in 1985, aiming to bring about change and progress through education.


Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College

Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College was inaugurated on 1988 as one of the prestigious institutions of Tmt.Kannammal Educational Trust.


Thai Moogambigai Dental College

The Thai Moogambigai Dental College and Hospital was established in the year 1991, by Tmt Kannammal Educational Trust.


Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute

Dr. M.G.R. Engineering College, and the Thai Moogambigai Dental College gradually grew to acquire Deemed University status in the year 2003 as Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute.


Dr.M.G.R Department of Fashion Design

Department of Fashion Design was started in the year 2018 as one of the creative courses, dedicated to the future graduates with the passion to learn and be a part of Creative industry.

Department of Fashion Design


The Department of Fashion Design plays a key role in shaping its students to help them to become entrepreneurs. The Undergraduate Course (B.Sc. Fashion Design) came into existence purely as a Creative department in the year 2018. The curriculum is designed exclusively complementing industry based learning to benefit the students and delivers the highest level of quality with 100% practical learning. To become a fashion designer one not only needs to be artistic and creative but also needs to have good communication and decision making skills. Hands- on- training is given to each and every student registered for the course, with one to one interaction. Apart from the curriculum students are encouraged in learning and developing other skills through various workshops, seminars and other activities conducted frequently.