JSS School of Nursing, MM Hills road, Kollegal

About As

JSS School of Nursing, Kollegal, was established in the year 2004, under JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru, Karnataka, with its own land and building. The first inspection was conducted by the Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi, on 29-06-2006. The council granted permission to start the course allowing admission for 50 students in each batch, based on the physical infrastructure, clinical facility and teaching faculty. The course is running successfully till date.

Introduction about JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru:
JSS Mahavidyapeetha is one of the biggest private institution in India, with nearly 400 institutions running under its umbrella, under overall administration of Jagadguru Sri Veerashimhasana Samsthana Math, Suttur. JSS MVP has also established several educational institutions in foreign countries too.

Motto of the institution:
JSS School of Nursing is located in taluk headquarters of Kollegal, in Chamarajanagar district. Kollegal is a town located 60 kms away from Mysuru. Kollegal is well-known for silk and pilgrimage centre MM Hills.

The school was started in the year 2004, to provide education and health awareness to the rural people. The motto is “WORK IS WORSHIP”, and its mission is to assist the individual, sick or well, in the performance of those activities contributing to health or recovery that he/she would perform unaided if he/she had necessary strength, will or knowledge. To do this in such a way as to help her/him gain independence rapidly as possible.

The school offers a Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM) with the course duration of 3 years with English as the medium of instruction.

Controlling authority of school:

  1. JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysuru.
  2. Karnataka State Diploma in Nursing Examination Board, Bengaluru.
  3. Karnataka Nursing Council, Bengaluru; and
  4. Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi.


  • Academic year : September to August
  • Last date of regular admission : 31st August every year. The waiting list and other admission process should be completed by 15th September every year.
  • Annual Examination will be held in the month of August every year, announcement of the result in the month of November

Admission terms and conditions

1. Minimum education eligibility criteria for admission to GNM:

  1. 10+2 with 40% marks from any recognized board. However Science is preferable.
  2. Candidates from State Open School, recognized by the State Government and National Institute of Open School (NIOS) recognized by Central Government are also eligible.
  3. Registered ANM
  4. 10+2 vocational ANM course from the school recognized by Indian Nursing Council
  5. 10+2 Health care Science – Vocational stream from a recognized CBSE board/ State/ Centre
    for foreign nationals
  6. The entry qualification equivalency i.e. 12th standard will be obtained by Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi. State Nursing Council will be responsible to ensure that the qualification and eligibility will be equivalent to what has been prescribed as above

2. Reservation:

  1. For differently-abled candidates: 3% reservation to be considered for candidates with locomotor disability with 40% to 50% of the lower extremity; eligibility criteria for other categories such as age and qualification will be same as prescribed for each nursing programme.
    Note: A committee should be formed, consisting of a Medical Officer, authorized by Medical Board of State Government, and a nursing expert in the panel. The Committe will decide whether the locomotor disability of the candidates.
  2. There will be a relaxation of 5% for SC/ST candidates.
  3. Any other quota, as per the State Govt., under the reservation policy
    Note: All the quotas shall be applicable within the sanctioned limit and not above it.
  4. Admission of students shall be once in a year.
  5. Medical fitness of students is also a criteria for admission.
  6. Minimum age for admission is 17 years. (as on 31st December of respective year). The upper age limit is 35 years. For ANM/LHV, there is no age limit.


The School has a beautiful campus with exclusive well planned building on its own land

  • Principal office
  • Office for vice-principal
  • Office for faculty members
  • Classrooms
  • Laboratories- 7 Laboratories
    • Nutrition Lab
    • Fundamentals of Nursing Lab
    • OBG Lab
    • Community Lab
    • Anatomy & Physiology Lab
    • A.V. Aids Lab
  • Auditorium
  • Multi-purpose hall
  • Record Room
  • Store Room
  • Room for Audio-visual Aids.
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Playground
  • Other Facilities

Safe Drinking water and adequate sanitary/toilet facilities available with hand washing facility.


  • A well-furnished hostel for female students.
  • No. of Rooms : 71
  • Total strength : 210

Clinical Facilities:

  1. Students of JSS School of Nursing get maximum exposure and practical experience through the JSS Hospital, which is the parent hospital.
  2. The Government Hospital, Kollegal, which is a 170 bedded hospital, also provides good practical experience to the students.
  3. Janani Hospital, Kollegal: This is a 50 bedded hospital, also providing good clinical facility for students.

Community facilities: The student nurses are assigned for a specific period of time, to gain maximum experience in community health nursing by planning, selecting and arranging observation visits and field experience.

Classrooms: There are four classrooms with accomodation capacity of 50 students in each room. These classrooms are well ventilated, supported by efficient lighting system.

Transport: This school also provides separate transport facilities to the students.

Computer: There is a well-equipped computer lab, with 30 computers, equipped with internet facilities. The lab also has good furniture.

Name Smt. Elizabeth Lizi George
Designation Principal
E-mail Id elizabethalizigeorge@gmail.com
Phone No 9686677275
Experience 16 years

Name Smt. Ranganayaki T
Designation Vice-Principal
Email Id Rinuksr78@gmail.com
Phone No 9449631721
Qualification B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 14 years

Name Kum. Tseringchonzom
Designation Sr.Tutor
Email Id Chonzom2003@yahoo.co.in
Phone No 9886461566
Qualification P.B. B.Sc.
Experience 8 years

Name Mr. Hemeshamurthy
Designation Tutor
Email Id hemesh@gmail.com
Phone No 9886237653
Qualification P.B. B.Sc.
Experience 8 years

Name Smt. Senthamarai P
Designation Tutor
Email Id pgrajansen@gmail.com
Phone No 9902612606
Qualification B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 8 years

Name Smt. Usha N.S
Designation Tutor
Email Id ushashanthu@gmail.com
Phone No 7829691636
Qualification B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 6 years 8 months

Name Smt. Sowmyashree K.M
Designation Tutor
Email Id Sowmyaswamy.ms@gmail.com
Phone No 9483900336
Qualification B.Sc. Nursing
M.A. Psychology
Experience 5 years 8 months

Name Mr. Prasannakumar M.S
Designation Tutor
Email Id pprasams@gmail.com
Phone No 9591227101
Qualification B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 4 years

Name Smt. Manjula S
Designation Tutor
Email Id Ps.manjus@gmail.com
Phone No 9632925313
Qualification B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 5 years 8 months

Name Smt. Mamtha M.S
Designation Tutor
Email Id mamtha07081986@gmail.com
Phone No 8105185327
Qualification B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 5 years

Name Smt. Shobharani
Designation Tutor
Email Id
Phone No 9902191212
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 4 years 5 months

Name Smt. Rathnamma M.A
Designation Tutor
Email Id marathnamma76@gmail.com
Phone No 9916899493
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 4 years

Name Sri. Chandrashekarappa
Designation Tutor
Email Id Chandrashekarroop127@gmail.com
Phone No 9986403758
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 4 years

Name Smt. Ellan D
Designation Tutor
Email Id
Phone No 8970199247
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 4 years

Name Smt. Manjula V
Designation Tutor
Email Id nacchibharadwaj@gmail.com
Phone No 9035291616
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 4 years

Name Smt. Yashodha M.G
Designation Tutor
Email Id
Phone No 9945027347
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 1 year 4 months

Name Smt. Nandeesha S.L
Designation Tutor
Email Id slnandeesha@gmail.com
Phone No 9591821620
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 1 year 4 months

Name Smt. Girisha K.C
Designation Tutor
Email Id Chandragiri2009@gmail.com
Phone No 9591821620
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 1 year 4 months

Name Smt. Linchu A.K
Designation Tutor
Email Id linchuak@gmail.com
Phone No 8123279080
Qualification P.B. B.Sc. Nursing
Experience 6 months

Contact Us

JSS School of Nursing,
Shree Malai Mahadeshwara Hills Road, Kollegal.
Email: sonk@jssonline.org