Dr. M.V. Shetty School of Nursing

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    School of Nursing

    Accredited to the INC and KNC, the diploma course in General Nursing and Midwifery is intended to serve the health needs of the individuals and society at large, be it in prevention of disease, promotion of health or rehabilitation and other supportive nursing care with its sound education.

    School of Nursing Courses:

    On completion of the course the nurse is enabled to:

    • show core competancies in providing health care to individuals using the nursing process.
    • plan and carry out appropriate action to meet nursing needs.
    • sustain effective nursing care for the promotion of the best possible level of health in the patient.
    • assess effectiveness of nursing care.
    • apply knowledge from the biological and behaviourial sciences in the practice of nursing care.
    • function effectively with members of health teams and community services nationally or internationally, applying the knowledge of human relations and communication skills in his/her work.
    • to contribute to society as a responsible citizen and efficient nursing care giver.
    • to use his/her education as a base for further professional and educational advancement.
    • keep pace with the latest professional and technological development in medicare.
    • demonstrate basic skills in administration and leadership whether in a hospital set up, community programmer or a health team.

      Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery:

      The candidate should have passed 10+2 class or its equivalent preferably with science (physics, chemistry and biology) subjects with aggregate of 45 marks. Those who have cleared 10+2 vocational ANM course (revised after 2001) from the School recognized by INC are also eligible.

      Duration of the Programme:

      The diploma course in General Nursing and Midwifery (DGNM) is 3 years and 6 months duration.

      6 months exemption in training shall be given during the 3rd year to those who have under gone ANM training of 18 months or 2 years recognized by INC or LHV’s with 2 ½ years of training recognized by INC.
      The annual intake of student is 50. Out of which 45 seats are under the management quota and 5 are under the Govt. quota. Only girls student are being selected.


      Students studying in different courses offered in the colleges managed by Dr. M.V. Shetty Memorial Trust have been provided with good facilities like Hostels for comfortable living, Transportation to commute from the hostels and clinics to the colleges, Sports and Games for recreation. The other facilities include a canteen, library and the computer centre. All these facilities are listed as follows:

      Transportation Facility
      Sports and Games Facility
      Computer Centre

      Hostels Separate hostels are provided for boys and girls except for Dr. M. V. Shetty Institute of Technology. Hostel is compulsory for girls till the completion of their course. Hostel is compulsory for boys in the first year. Altogether there are six hostels maintained by the Trust accommodating about 900 students.

      All the hostels have spacious rooms.All the hostel inmates are provide with breakfast, lunch and dinner and have the choice of both north and South Indian foods. The Trust takes care to serve the students with hygienic food and to keep the kitchen and the dining halls clean and tidy. The concept of the Trust regarding the hostel is to make the student feel a home away from home.

      Transportation Facility Dr. M.V.Shetty Memorial Trust maintains a fleet of vehicles including several buses to transport students to their respective study centers and to their respective hostels. The transport facility is also provided to students and the staff of the colleges from different places of Mangalore and surrounding area. The buses are also provided to the students for University related works, fests and for sports and cultural competitions held in different colleges.

      Sports and Games FacilityThe Colleges managed by Dr. M.V.Shetty Memorial Trust has a Physical Education Department managed by the Director of Physical Education and provides Sports Facilities like shuttle badminton court, volley ball court and a kabbadi court. Indoor sports facilities for Table Tennis, Carrom and Chess are also provided. A Gymnasium and Conditioning Exercise Unit are provided in the Physical Education Department.

      All these facilities are regularly used by the students and staff of the colleges to keep good health and fitness.

      The students of the colleges managed by the Trust regularly participate in inter- collegiate tournaments in various sports and games events both within the University area and outside the University and won several prizes.The physical Education Department of the College regularly organizes Inter Collegiate competitions in various sports events and Inter College Tournaments in games events generally in the month of January every year. These competitions and tournaments are recognized by the affiliating Universities and involvement of students from many colleges are encouraged.

      Canteen Dr. M.V.Shetty Memorial Trust colleges Campus has a spacious Canteen facility for the benefit of staff and students of the colleges and it is run by an experienced Caterer of repute. The Canteen is having a modern kitchen equipped with facilities for hygienic food preparation.

      Vegetarian and non vegetarian foods, soft drinks, ice creams and snacks are provided in the canteen at nominal cost. North Indian and South Indian dishes are also provided in the Canteen for the choice of students.

      Library The college Library is spacious and is open to the students and staff of the college, who have library membership cards. Library is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. during working days. Other facilities provided in the library are photocopy facility and information search facility which has been provided at the computer center. The library is equipped with about 6000 volumes of books related to the subjects tought in the different courses run in the colleges. The library also subscribes about 20 national and international journals. It also has about 500 back volumes of the journals.

      Computer Centre The Computer Center was started in the year 1994 at the College Campus by the Trust and is named as Dr. M.V.Shetty Trust Computer Center, to impart training programme on basic knowledge on computers and its applications to students, faculty and the administrative staff of the colleges run by the Trust.

      The Computer Center has all the relevant software like HELINET Network System, MEDLINE and PUBMED databases, Organization website, MS-Office, Microsoft.NET, Visual Studio, Adobe Premier, Photoshop and different types of Statistical Packages. The Computer Center is being upgraded from time to time to provide the best possible computational infrastructure to the students and staff of the colleges.

      Some of the services provided by the Computer center are Internet browsing, Email services, digital versions of bibliographic databases, published papers and theses, internet searches on specific subjects. The Computer center also provides software for easy storage of internal marks and generation of certificates etc. The Center also maintains facilities for LCD projections for Journal Club Meetings, workshops, seminars and conferences.

      Other Facilities:
      ATM Facility The ATM of the Corporation Bank is housed in the premises of the building of Dr. M.V.Shetty Trust Colleges at Vidayanagar, Kavoor, Mangalore. This facility can be availed by the student and staff of the colleges.

      Contact Us:

    • For Admissions Contact:
      Dr.Suma S.Rai
      Dr.M.V.Shetty Group of Colleges


      Dr.M.V.Shetty Group of Colleges
      Vidyanagar, Panjimogaru Post
      Mangalore – 575013
      Tel: 91 824 2481048,2481096
      Fax: 91 824 2485353


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