Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing (SDUCON) is a unit of Sri Devaraj Urs Educational Trust, (SDUET) established by a group of philanthropic dedicated and service-minded leaders for the rural and backward community under the able guidance and Chairmanship of Sri. R.L. Jalappa. The Trust started the school of nursing which offers a Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery in 1995 with a vision of providing standard education and training to the students.
Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing came into existence in 1998, with four years B. Sc Nursing Degree program to pace with the rapid advancement in health and nursing sciences. The college has stepped on to a higher ladder of nursing education to meet the needs of the professional nurse educators, leaders, administrators and researchers, Master of Science in Nursing, a Post Graduate Degree Program was started in 2006. With five specialities. Post Certificate Degree program of two years was started in 2011 for upgrading those with Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery.
The College of Nursing is approved by the Government of Karnataka (10-03-1998) and recognized by Karnataka Nursing Council (05-10-1999) and Indian Nursing Council (23-03-2001). The College is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences Bangalore, Karnataka (06-07-1998).
Further, the college was accorded with ISO-9001-2000 Certification in the year 2006, which was later upgraded to 9001-2015 Certification Standards in the year-2018, which enhanced the academic excellence through Internal Quality Audits.
Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing is attached to a Parent Hospital, a constituent unit of Sri Devaraj Medical College affiliated to Sri Devaraj Urs University Academy of Higher Education and Research. The hospital is 1204 bedded with NABH & NABL accredited laboratory. The college has five nursing laboratories along with computer and preclinical labs (Biochemistry, Microbiology, Biophysics, Anatomy and Physiology) attached to a parent teaching hospital.
Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing situated in Sri Devaraj Urs Medical College and Hospital campus at Tamaka, a rural area which is 6 KM. away from Kolar Town. It is known for its serene, salubrious atmosphere. The campus is calm and quiet and inspirational for studies.
“Strive to become an institution of Excellence in the field of nursing Education, Practice, administration and research with continual improvement”.
To promote value-driven higher education, to meet the Global health care needs of the society by: