SCS College of Nursing Sciences, Mangalore, Karnataka, The SCS College of Nursing Sciences is a medical college in the Mangalore province of Karnataka. It runs 3 major nursing courses that are BSc. (4 years), M.Sc. (2 years) and Post B.Sc. (2 years) as well as a course on Med-Surgical, Psychiatry, Child Health Nursing, and OBG (Obstetric and Gynaecological Nursing). It was earlier affiliated to the Mangalore University. All of these 3 courses are recognised by The Karnataka State Council and The Indian Nursing Council. The course in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM, 3.5 years) is recognised by The Indian Nursing Council.

Facts and figures of SCS College of Nursing Sciences, Mangalore, Karnataka

Establishment year


Governing Body

Karnataka Educational & Charitable Trust


Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (since 1996)

Why to join SCS College of Nursing Sciences, Mangalore, Karnataka?

  • Valuable tie-ups: The College is recognised by the distinguished Indian Nursing Council and The Karnataka State Council. It is affiliated to the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. It also has tie-ups with Government Hospitals and Super Speciality Hospitals.Being associated with all these organisations provides an additional benefit to students in terms of learning and exciting job and internship offers.
  • Ease of facilities: The College has its building equipped with spacious, well-ventilated classrooms and modern labs especially for Fundamental of Nursing Nutrition, Community and OBG.A well-qualified and experienced faculty is another asset. An Anatomy department and museum is the main attraction. There is a state of the art library and a herbal garden with medicinal plants. Separate well-furnished hostels exist for boys and girls with a mess. The college has its parent hospital SCS hospital providing clinical training to students. Transport facility is available for students and staff for college as well as a clinical area. Free medical camps are also organised, and the College is proud to have a community health and village adoption programme.
  • An active Placement cell: M.Sc. Nursing students are posted to super speciality hospitals such as NIMHANS, Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore and Valluvanad Hospital, Ottapalam to name a few. As part of the curriculum, our students are posted for Community Health Nursing experience to Kuppepadavu and Urban Health Centre, Kulur.