Mphil Colleges in Chennai - Chennai is the capital city of Tamil Nadu Its economy has broad industrial base in the automobile, computer technology and healthcare industries. Mostly colleges of channai are associated with Madras University. Masters in philosophy is a program, which is taken by students after completing their bachelors in philosophy it is more of a is research only degree and it lesser of a degree to PhD in philosophy. Students take M Phil before going for PhD. M.Phil. is a special research degree and only awarded by selected departments of a university (mostly in the fields of Arts, Social Sciences, Archeology, Philosophy and Theology).