CMC - A Timeline of Firsts

Celebrating 100 Years of Medical Education at CMC

2019 marked 100 years since Dr. Ida S. Scudder bravely and boldly started the Vellore Christian Medical College (CMC) – the first all-women medical school in India. As CMC celebrated this historic milestone, it paid homage to the many faculty, alumni and students whose lives and work reflect CMC’s motto: “Not to be ministered unto, but to minister.”

A Century of Distinction: CMC’s Domestic and Global Reach

With more than 2.5 million annual visitors, CMC is a leading medically-advanced institution in India. Since its founding, CMC continues to be one of the top-ranked educational, healthcare, and research institutes in the country.

Globally, CMC is recognized for its unique model of delivering world-class treatment at the lowest possible cost.

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