The Veterinary Clinical Complex, Veterinary College & Research Institute, Salem started its functioning erstwhile at Veterinary Dispensary, Aragalur from 08.09.2020 on ad hoc basis. Honourable Vice Chancellor, TANUVAS initiated the commencement of clinical activities in the permanent building in Veterinary Clinical Complex at Veterinary College & Research Institute, Thalaivasal Koot road, Salem on June 3rd, 2022.

Infrastructure and facilities

The clinical campus is one among the largest Veterinary Clinical Campuses in India. It is established in a total area of area of 48,861.16 sq. ft (Ground floor 27,394.96 sq. ft & First floor-21,466.20 sq. ft) to provide primary, specialized and emergency medical care to small and large animals in around the locality and to train the students in veterinary clinical subjects The campus is equipped with the state-of-the-art facilities such as Endoscopy, Large and Small Animal Ultrasound scanning, Echocardiography, Electrocardiogram, Computerized Radiography, Haemodialysis Unit, Intensive Care Unit for small animals, Exclusive Dermatological Unit for pets, Operation theatre with all essential amenities for small and large animals, Exclusive large and small animal inhalational anaesthetic apparatus and fully equipped veterinary diagnostic laboratory.

Units of VCC

  • Small Animal - OP - Gynaecology Unit
  • Small Animal - OP - Surgery Unit
  • Small Animal - OP - Medicine Unit
  • Small Animal - Dermatology Unit
  • Immunization Unit
  • Intensive Care Unit
  • Physiotherapy Unit
  • Small Animal Operation Theatre
  • Radiology Unit
  • Large Animal Isolation Ward
  • Small Animal Isolation Ward
  • Under observation for Rabies Unit
  • Neonatal Incubator
  • Large Animal Operation Theatre
  • Large Animal Obstetrical Operation Theatre
  • Large Animal - OP - Medicine Unit
  • Large Animal - OP - Surgery Unit
  • Large Animal - OP - Gynaecology Unit
  • Large Animal - OP - Obstetrics Unit
  • Endoscopy Unit
  • Ultrasonography Unit
  • Casualty

Equipments available in VCC

  • Dart gun
  • Hydraulic examination tables for small and large animals
  • Temperature Controlled Room
  • Intensive care unit with Oxygen generator, Vital signs monitor and Electrical defibrillator
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Blood pressure apparatus
  • Otoscopes
  • Oesophagoscopes
  • Haemodialysis unit
  • Oestrus detector
  • Biological incubator for neonates
  • Hind Quarter elevator
  • Endoscopy unit
  • Shadow-less OT lamps
  • Small animal anaesthetic machine
  • Large animal anesthetic machine
  • Slit lamp biomicroscope
  • Autoclaves
  • Orthopedic instruments
  • Short wave or micro-wave diathermy unit
  • Computerized radiography


Name and Designation E-mail Mobile#
Dr. K. Ponnu swamy,
Professor and Head +91-9443293342
Dr. E. Venkatesakumar,
Associate Professor
Dr. R. Rajkumar,
Assistant Professor
Dr. A. Sundar,
Assistant Professor +91-8489135699
Dr. M. Venkatesan,
Assistant Professor
Dr. A. Vijay,
Assistant Professor
+91- 8760659841
Dr. U. Naseema,
Assistant Professor
Dr. S. Hamsa Yamini,
Assistant Professor +91-9884229812

The Professor and Head,
Dept. of Veterinary Clinical Complex,
Veterinary College and Research Institute,
Thalaivasal Koot Road, Near Nathakarai Toll Plaza,
Salem - 636 112, Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone: +91-4282-290998