Kilpauk Medical College was established in 1960 and is among the reputed institutes of medical science in Tamil Nadu. The college is affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University. The college holds the distinction of being the third major teaching general hospital incepted by the Tamil Nadu Government. The college offers medical education in several disciplines at multiple levels.
Kilpauk Medical College has fully equipped itself with modern facilities and state-of-the-art infrastructure. The attached five hospitals with the medical institution help to impart practical training to the aspirants. Over the years, the institution has made huge contribution in medical field.