Not to be ministered unto but to minister

Vision Statement: The Christian Medical College, Vellore, seeks to be a witness to the healing ministry of Christ, through excellence in education, service and research

Research Projects

CMC is one of the foremost medical research institutes in India, and has been a pioneer in several fields such as Hansen’s Disease and Polio. Read all about our various research initiatives.

​We need your help to pursue research in both basic sciences and in the application of discoveries in practical improvements to peoples’ health and medical care. Our focus is on cost-effective solutions to the health needs of India and other developing countries.

You can donate for a specific field of research, or leave it open to us to allocate your gift to where it is most needed.

We have been granted a valuable income tax exemption under Section 35(1)(ii) of the IT Act, which increases the effectiveness of your net gift. For larger companies your donation for medical research projects may also be eligible as a CSR Contribution (please contact to discuss suitable projects).