About Research

Research @AVMC


Research has always been an area of paramount importance at Aarupadai Veedu Medical College. The importance for research has increased highly in AVMC to obtain deemed university status. Research in AVMC for the last three years have taken meticulous and meaningful steps to build research excellence and intellectual wealth. Our institution receives several extramural grants from government and non-government organizations. Our institution also supports our faculty members with seed money for projects aimed at developing biomedical research in AVMC. All research activities are reviewed by the Institutional Research Committee (IRC), Institutional Human Ethical Committee (IHEC) or Institutional Animal Ethical Committee (IAEC). Our research centres are recognized by DSIR, ICMR and DBT.

We also motivate UG and PG students to participate in all kinds of research programmes conducted by ICMR; namely, MD/MS and ICMR STS which are intended to promote interest in research among UG & PG medical students. Our UG and PG students receive the maximum number of ICMR STS & MD/MS projects every year.

Thrust Area

  1. Antimicrobial resistance from antimicrobial waste 
  2. Molecular genetic approaches to understanding infectious disease and inherited diseases 
  3. Yoga in improving health and disease 
  4. Control of tuberculosis with health education and lifestyle modification


Aarupadai Veedu Medical College, VMRF-DU, submitted in delivering the highest scientific and ethical standards research that makes difference to society.

Contact us

Office: +91413-2615245/46 (Extn: 241, 267)


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