Institute was presented with the prestigious "UNESCO Mandram
Award" in 1970 for its commendable role in the eradication of
centenary celebration of the institute was held on February 27, 2000.
major Annual events that take place at the Institute are the
Continuing Medical Education (CME) program and sports.
Dr.K.V.VENKATARAMAN ENDOWMENT LECTURE is conducted every year, from 2003, with funds donated by Dr.K.V.VENKATARAMAN's family members
Institute has produced eminent sports persons who have represented
the Institute at the state level and won several trophies.