JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research was set up in 2008 in Mysore, Karnataka. It was formerly and popularly known as Jagadguru Sri Shivarathreeshwara University or JSS University. JSS University is a private deemed to be university. It mainly focuses on medical, life science and health related studies. JSS University has 5 Constituent Colleges in Mysore and one Pharmacy College in Ootacamund, Tamil Nadu. It has more than 600 faculty members and around 2000 undergraduate and graduate students and around 300 research scholars. JSS University has been recognized by MHRD and accredited A+ grade by NAAC.
Some Quick Facts
Type of University
Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji
JSS University Ranking
JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysore ranked 37th in India and 3rd in Karnataka in University category and 59 in Overall category in India by NIRF Rankings in 2018.
The World University Rankings 2019 ranked JSS University between 251-300 for Clinical, Pre-Clinical & Health and between 401-500 for overall ranking.
JSS Ranked 3rd Best University in India by The World University Rankings 2019.
The QS Stars Rating awarded JSS University with 4-Stars making it topper in Karnataka.
KSURF (Karnataka State Universities Rating Framework) has rated JSS University as a 4-Star institution with a score of 711 out of 1000 in YOUNG University Category.
JSS University Courses
Undergraduate Courses: JSS University Course offers UG programs in MBBS, B.Sc (Allied Science), BDS, B.Pharm, and BBA in hospital and health system management.
Postgraduate Courses: JSS University PG Courses offered are M.Phill, MD, MDS, M.Sc (Medical Sciences), MS, MPH etc.
Diploma Courses: JSS University Diploma Courses offered are DA, DCH, D.Ortho, D.Pharm etc
Super Specialty Courses: JSS University Super Specialty Courses Offered are DM in Medical Gastroenterology, Nephrology, and Neurology and M.Ch in Urology.
Ph.D Courses: JSS University Ph.D and Research Programs under various areas of study.
Some of the most sought after JSS University Courses are:
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JSS University Admissions
JSS University MBBS and MD-MS Courses admissions are done through NEET Score card.
JSS University B.Pharma and M.Pharma and other UG & PG Pharmacy courses admissions is based on entrance test conducted by the university itself.
For other Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses NEET UG and NEET PG respectively are the qualifying examinations for admission in the University.
For complete Course-wise Eligibility and Admission Process check JSS University Admissions2019.
JSS University Faculty
JSS University Faculty is scattered into JSS University Constituent Colleges and Departments.
- JSS Medical College and Hospital
- JSS Dental College and Hospital
- JSS College of Pharmacy, Mysore
- JSS College of Pharmacy, Ootacamund
- Department of Water and Health-Faculty of Life Science
- Department of Health System Management Studies.
JSS University Placement
JSS University Placement Cell is visited by many leading companies and organizations from life science industry.
JSS University Constituent Colleges are ISO certified institutions and are part of NAAC accredited JSS University hence around 70-75% students are recruited from the campus.
JSS University Students are suitably recruited in leading Pharma, Ayurveda, Biotech companies, Hospitals across the country.
There are many link-ups with the industry for industry-academia exchange programs as well.
JSS University Campus Facilities
JSS University Hostels
See: JSS University Gallery.