Infrastructure

Any student wishes to graduate from an institution which has good infrastructure and ambience As far as MAHER and its constituent colleges are concerned, this expectation is met beyond doubt. Bearing the Vision statement of MAHER to be a world-class institution, consistent efforts are being taken to create an environment which is not only pleasing to the eyes, but also is eco-friendly and user-friendly. An overview of the facilities available in MAHER is given below:

Academic Facilities

MAHER and all its constituent colleges provide broad scope for learning through its well equipped classrooms, sufficient clinical material, skill labs, pre-clinical and para-clinical laboratories and community postings centres. The clinical material and equipments as well as the infrastructure available harbour these facilities in MAHER and its constituent colleges are in accordance to meet up with the norms of the statutory bodies. A total 147 classrooms which included lecture halls, seminar rooms and demonstration rooms available in MAHER and all its constituent colleges with internet connectivity and enhanced teaching aids like interactive panel, smart board etc. All College campus of MAHER have a dedicated library with optimal library resources which includes reference section, Journal section, reading room and computer section for accessing digital library. MAHER is equipped with adequate laboratory facilities and skill labs to inculcate optimal learning experience for students and actively participate in research activities.

Additional amendments

Streamlining the positive energy in a constructive manner, cultural events are regularly organized in all constituent colleges of MAHER. The auditorium at MAHER campus has a seating capacity of 500 members and caters to Faculty of Humanities and Science, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, and Yoga Science and Therapy. Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute has an indoor auditorium with a seating capacity of 1300. This facility is used to host the annual cultural fest of the institute, apart from hosting Continuing Medical education programs, Convocation as well as Faculty Training programs. Meenakshi Ammal Dental College has an air-conditioned auditorium which along with its mezzanine floor can comfortably accommodate 350 members. Arulmigu Meenakshi College of Nursing has an indoor auditorium with a seating capacity of 300 which is utilized for hosting cultural and academic deliberations. All auditoriums have green rooms, rest rooms, as well as audio-visual system to facilitate smooth conduct of all events.

IT Infrastructure​ Facilities

MAHER has a committed IT team which constantly reviews and renews the IT infrastructure to facilitate the teaching, learning, examination, clinical and administration services at all the constituent colleges. MAHER provides internet facility for all with Wi-Fi enabled campus and have dedicated fiberoptic internet connectivity with a bandwidth speed of 1 GBPS. Standard operating procedures are set for ensuring adequate IT infrastructure availability and updation of the IT facilities. At the beginning of the academic year, need-assessment is carried out for replacement, up gradation of existing and addition of new IT infrastructure based on the suggestions from faculty members. The Education system rendered to students at MAHER are incorporated with appropriate use of the adequate IT facilities to ensure optimal delivery of course content to students.

Research Facilities

R&D Cell has been established to promote and monitor the research Programs of the MAHER. The Institution is committed to the pursuit of excellence in research and strives to build a research conducive culture, as a part of its educational excellence model, for the development and promotion of scientific temper and research aptitudes among its faculty members and students, while abiding by the ethical norms and research standards. The statutory committees of the R & D cell oversees and ensures quality research conducted in the Institution.

Innovation & Incubation Facilities

Incubation & Innovation centre at MAHER fosters innovation, research, and entrepreneurial activities in technology-based areas. It provides a platform for start-ups by budding entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs to convert their innovative ideas into commercially viable products. It also provides services related to patenting and commercialization.

General Physical Facilities

All campuses have amenities that would make the stay at MAHER, a hassle-free one. Bank and ATM facilities are available in all campuses of MAHER. The General hospital attached to Meenakshi Medical College and Meenakshi Ammal Dental College is functional 24 hours and has emergency care units attached to it. The Health Center at MAHER campus has a medical practitioner and nurse posted on a regular basis and is equipped to provide first aid and medical consultation. Tuck shops, Cafeteria and canteens are run within the campus which serves hygienic snacks and food. Stationery store is present within the institution’s premises which have facilities for printing and photocopying. The dental college campus has exclusive dental depot for the benefit of students to procure dental equipment, instruments and materials.

Sports & Recreational​ Facilities

One will never find this area without any student playing on it apart from college hours and night. This area is not only used for specific activities but many activities like – basketball, football, Cricket, Volleyball, Table Tennis, Badminton, kho-kho, Kabaddi, Health related physical fitness activities like running, jogging, walking, Yogic Asanas. Such activities refreshes our students helps them in academics as well by filling ordinance form by zonal representative upgrade their marks. Physical Education being a part of curriculum, the Practice is also carried out in our college campus.

Auditorium

Streamlining the positive energy in a constructive manner, cultural events are regularly organized in all constituent colleges of MAHER. The auditorium at MAHER campus has a seating capacity of 500 members and caters to Faculty of Humanities and Science, Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy, and Yoga Science and Therapy. Meenakshi Medical College Hospital and Research Institute has an indoor auditorium with a seating capacity of 1300. This facility is used to host the annual cultural fest of the institute, apart from hosting Continuing Medical education programs, Convocation as well as Faculty Training programs. Meenakshi Ammal Dental College has an air-conditioned auditorium which along with its mezzanine floor can comfortably accommodate 350 members. Arulmigu Meenakshi College of Nursing has an indoor auditorium with a seating capacity of 300 which is utilized for hosting cultural and academic deliberations. All auditoriums have green rooms, rest rooms, as well as audio-visual system to facilitate smooth conduct of all events.

Facilities Exclusive for Women​

In order to realize its vision of changing society, MAHER works to advance gender equity in all facets of governance. Women make up about 65% of all cadre personnel and students, thereby demonstrating the institution’s commitment to women’s emancipation. In terms of safety and security, the institution has “Internal Complaints Committee”, “Anti Ragging Committee”, and “Student Grievance Redressal Cell”. Additionally, female students are well-represented in student council and actively participate in its activities, developing their leadership skills. The institution’s effort to recognize and value outstanding women is demonstrated by the fact that women personnel hold responsible positions in all areas of functioning, including academics, administration, sports, finance, research, extension activities, and innovation. Apart from this, the institution has installed CCTV cameras in all class-rooms, hostels and its premises as a safety measure and surveillance purpose.

Other Facilities

The college is situated in the heart of the city.  we are focused on providing a seamless learning experience to its students. In order to deliver a comfortable environment that engages students in their pursuit of knowledge, the Institution has installed a Generators to provide uninterrupted power to all academic and hostel buildings. 

Hostel and Residential Facilities

Dedicated hostel facilities are available for men and women within the premises with facilities such as mess, solar water facility, round the clock security services, RO treated drinking water and power backup through generator. All hostels have recreational facilities like gym, TV room and sports room. The hostels have both air-conditioned and non air-conditioned rooms which are made available as single, double or triple occupancy room as per their individual choices. Residential quarters with single and double bedrooms are also available which can be availed by post graduates and staff members.

Landscaping in MAHER campus

All campuses of MAHER are elegantly built with landscaping that adds serenity to the premises. This well-kept medicinal plant garden offers fresh plant specimens and raw materials for pharmacological and microbiological research, making it a valuable tool for the study of herbal medicines. All of the medicinal plants are named and identified using binomial nomenclature, which also includes vernacular names and uses for medicine. Additionally, it contributes to MAHER’s Green Campus initiative and efforts to ensure environmental sustainability and conservation.

Eco-friendly campus:

With the intention of reducing the carbon foot print, all campuses of MAHER have an eco-friendly atmosphere. All campuses are declared plastic free zone. Use of one time use and throwaway plastics is strictly banned in the campus. Solar panels are installed in all campus to tap renewable source of energy and reduce power consumption. Water conservation is given high priority by maintaining multiple rain water harvesting pits and percolation pits in all campuses of MAHER. Sewage treatment plant is constructed to treat the waste water and reuse the same for gardening and flushing purpose. Entry of vehicles into the campus is restricted to reduce pollution.