Year Milestone Event
1878 Veterinary Medicine taught as a subject to the students of agriculture diploma at the Agriculture College, said
1893 Diploma programme in Veterinary Medicine started at the Agriculture Collage, saidapet
1903 Veterinary Collage started functioning at Dobbin Hall in Vepery utilizing the hospital facilities of SPCA
1904 Veterinary Collage building constructed
1906 First batch oh diploma (GMVC) holders passed out of the collage
1935 Madras Veterinary Collage got affiliated to the Madras University
1936 Degree programme (B.V.Sc.) started for the first time in India at M.V.C.
1955 Golden Jubilee celebrations ? prime minister pandit Jawaharlal Nehru participated
1958 Recognition of the collage as southern Regional centre for postgraduate Research and Education
1958 M.V.Sc. programme started
1969 A separate directorate of veterinary Education and Research started
1974 Affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Agriculture University
1976 Became a constituent collage of Tamil Nadu Agriculture University
1977 Credit based trimester system introduced for Undergraduate and Master?s Programme
1978 Doctoral programmes started
1981 Platinum Jubilee celebrations ? His Excellency the president of India Dr. NeelamSanjiva Reddy participated
1985 Second Veterinary Collage started at Namakkal
1989 A separate Veterinary and Animal Science University started for the first time in India
1995 PG Diploma programme in business management started
1998 University headquarters buildings inaugurated at Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai ? 51
2001 MVC and TANUVAS accredited by the ICAR
2003 Centenary celebrations ? His Excellency the vice president of India Bhairon Singh Shekhawat Participated
2003 INTAS Polivet identified Madras Veterinary Collage as the Best Veterinary Collage in India
2004 ISO 9001-2000 certificate conferred
2004 Started M.Phil in Biotechnology
2004 Started postgraduate Diploma in Bioinformatics
2006 Started postgraduate Diploma in Companion Animal Practice
2006 Started postgraduate Diploma in Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosis
2006 Michingan state University, USA, Students attendant Externship Training Programme at M.V.C.
2006 Started B. Tech. (FPT) programme in food processing Technology
2007 New Academic regulations based on ICAR common academic regulations implemented for postgraduate programme
2007 University students counselling and placement cell established
2007 Started postgraduate Diploma in Wild Animal Diseases Management
2009 Started postgraduate Diploma in Fish Quality Management