Thiru. A.N. Radhakrishnan


No 12 Vembuliamman Koil Street,

West K K nagar.

Chennai 6000 078


The Meenakshi Ammal Trust was founded in the year 1983 as a public charitable educational trust by late Mrs. D. Meenakshi Ammal, a noted philanthropist, with the aim of providing quality education to poor students. This vision has been brought to fruition by Thiru. A.N. Radhakrishnan. The Chancellor of Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research.

Since its inception, the trust has grown to the status of deemed to be university under section 3 of the UGC act of1956 on the 31St of March 2004, under the name and style of Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education and Research with an impressive array of Educational Institutions.

It is popularly known as MAHER (Deemed to be University) in all National and international Educational Statutory bodies like NAAC, NIRF, UGC and the Irish Royal College of Dentistry.

It started with the faculties of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing and now have expanded to Faculty of Humanities and Science, Faculty of Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Allied Health Sciences, Yoga Science and Therapy.

Our vision is excellence in education and healthcare and to work relentlessly and upgrade the standards in quality of Education, Teaching, Training, Research and Social Outreach activities, setting an example in India and abroad. Our mission is to provide quality education in all fields of Medical, Dental, Nursing, Para-Medical, Humanities & Sciences, to serve the society with sincerity and dedication.

Faculty of Physiotherapy- MAHER

Who we are


Vision Excellence in education and healthcare , to continuously upgrade exemplary standards in the quality of education and teaching , training, research and extension


  • To impart Quality Medical Education
  • To spread knowledge and promote education in all fields viz.,
  • Medical, Dental Para medical, Mursing and Arts & Science
  • To serve humanity with sincerity and dedication.
  • Norway


    The Faculty of Physiotherapy offers one of the most forward-looking educational environments in the field of Physiotherapy. The Faculty of Physiotherapy is located at MAHER Main Campus West K.K.Nagar and is very well Established Out-Patient Department with 9000 Sq.Ft. floor area to serve the public. The Faculty of Physiotherapy is a constituent college of MAHER and recognized by Indian Association of Physiotherapy.

    Since its inception in 1998, the College has been committed to excellence in education, research, patient care, and community service. At The Faculty of Physiotherapy, research and teaching are complementary, producing professionals who possess the Updated knowledge and the spirit of inquiry to deal with an ever-increasing knowledge base and various ailments, diseases and post surgical care.

    By treating patients in the college's teaching clinics, the students understand not just how to apply theory to practice, but how to employ compassion in the treatment of human illness.


    • To provide the modern and highest quality of Physical therapy education to the students.

    • To provide quality and reliable services at an affordable cost in a time bound frame.

    • To help our patients reach the maximum potential for their physical needs and abilities.

    • We work towards to serve our patients with innovative therapies, person-centered care and integrity at every interaction.

    • To provide quality education at the undergraduate and post graduate level with the priority on practicing the profession with dignity and compassion in keeping with global excellence, standards and human values.

    • To sustain and progress our prospective white collar with excellent initiative qualities in academic and clinical practice or application

    • To create knowledge based sector that promotes for higher education and evidence based research opportunities