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Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Kanchipuram
City Chennai
 • Type Panchayati raj (India)
 • Body Gram panchayat
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,478
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TN-85

Gerugambakkam is a suburb of the city of Chennai in the Alandur taluk of Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu, India. Located 3 kilometres from Porur junction on the Kundrathur road, it forms a suburb of Chennai city.


As of 2001 census, Gerugambakkam had a total population of 5,478 with 2,821 males and 2,657 females. The sex ratio was 942. The literacy rate was 70.65.pincode-600122.

Educational Institutions[edit]

As of 2016 data, Gerugambakkam has number of educational institutions including Primary, Secondary, Higher Secondary, College and Polytechnics in and around this area. Some of the famous institutions are PSBB Millennium School, Little Flower Matriculation School and Polytechnic.

Along with these, Gerugambakkam has plenty of private training institutes to help children to learn more. There are education centers to teach not only school and college subjects, but also classes for learning musics, singing, dance, arts & crafts, mental maths (Abacus). AtoZ Edu Center is set up to cater to all these segments.