JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru

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JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru

JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru

JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru

Clinical Training:

To implement the learned knowledge and to develop confidence in providing skilled care to patients, the students are posted to our parent hospital i.e., JSS Hospital. The hospital has around 1800 beds and has specialised in areas like  Cardiology, Neurology, Urology, OBG, Pediatrics, Medicine,  Surgery, etc., The hospital is equipped with  latest equipment and gadgets.

Contact Us

JSS School of Nursing
M.G.Road, Mysuru-570004

Telephone: 0821-2548235
Mobile: 9686677223
Email: sonmysore@jssonline.org

Introduction to JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru:

JSS School of Nursing was established in 1988, in the JSS Hospital premises. The school is recognized by the Karnataka State Nursing Council, Bengaluru and the Indian Nursing Council New Delhi. It is affiliated to Karnataka State Diploma in Nursing Examination Board, Bengaluru. It has state-of-the-art equipment to train students. Admission is open for both Indians and Foreigners.


  • To be recognized as one of the premier centre for nursing education.
  • To produce the next generation of nursing leaders empowered to focus on rapidly changing health care environment.


  • To provide innovative, caring and learning environment.
  • To acquire expertise in nursing the patients also get first-hand experience by assisting the treating clinicians.
  • To demonstrate ability in self-awareness, self-evaluation in personal and professional life.

Year of establishment: 1988


Achievements of JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru:

  • Success of students reflects the quality of education. Our students have secured  1st place in I, II and III year K.S.D.N.E.B. examination  during August 2017 at District level and were awarded with cash prize and memento.
  • Our School has won the overall championship at the cultural competition held at Suttur in the month of January 2018.

Course offered: Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery (Diploma in GNM)

Duration: 3 Years

Intake: 100 per annum

  • Management seats : 90
  • Government seats :  10

Eligibility for admission:

  • Pass in Second P.U.C. or 10+2 examination with minimum 40 per cent aggregate marks in Science/Arts/Commerce.
  • Must have studied English as a core subject.
  • Candidates from State Open School recognized from state Government and National Institute of Open School recognized by central government are also eligible.
  • Candidates must be medically fit.
  • Age: 17-35 Years.
  • Applications will be issued in the month of April or May every year and can be obtained from the office by paying Rs. 200/-  in person or Demand Draft of Rs.300/-   in favour of the Principal, JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru to send by post.



  • Well-ventilated, spacious  classrooms equipped with LCD projectors and  screen.

  • Well-experienced, qualified, dedicated teaching staff.
  • Mentorship programme: Certain personal and psychological problems will be attended by mentors through counseling and guidance.
  • State of the art class rooms and laboratories.
  • The campus is under the surveillance of CCTV.
  • Well-stocked library with books.

Health facilities:

  • Health insurance is provided to students subject to membership.
  • The O.P. and I.P. services can be availed under this scheme except the drugs, consumables and special investigations.
  • Accident insurance scheme is mandatory for all students by paying prescribed annual premium.

  • English coaching class is conducted for students to improve their English speaking ability and personality development.
  • Basic Life Support class with Certificate is provided for all out going students.
  • Students are trained to conduct health surveys and camps at the community.
  • Career opportunities: can pursue higher studies like Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing, Post basic Diploma or certificate courses etc.
  • Placement opportunities – After training  they have global opportunities to work in reputed hospitals.

Hostel :

  • Well-maintained, furnished good hostel for females (a home away from home) with round the clock supervision by a lady warden.
  • Students who stay in the hostel have to follow disciplines of hostel.
  • A written permission has to be obtained from the Principal before staying out or going to out stations.
  • No valuables are permitted to keep in the rooms. In case of loss, the hostel or school authorities or management are not responsible.

1. Participation in National health programmes

2. Conducting Soft skill training programme

3. School Day and Oath taking ceremony

School Day and Oath taking ceremony of 30th batch were celebrated on 16.2.2018 in Dr Rajendra Centenary auditorium. The programme commenced with an invocation song by Kum. Laseena. The Chief Guest Dr S. Rahdamani, Director and Dean, Mysore Medical College & Research Institute, in her inaugural addressed the gathering. She mentioned that nursing is one of the noblest professions and all nurses have to give importance to Attitude, Behaviour, Communication and Documentation. Mrs. Janet Mathias, D.C.N.S., JSS Hospital had come as a special invitee offered light of knowledge to the budding students. Sri R. Mahesh, Director, Medical Education Division, JSSMVP in his presidential address stated that there is a great demand for nurses across the globe and JSS Institute is offering quality education. Mrs. Renukadevi D.N. , Vice Principal welcomed the gathering, Mr. S.G. Shashidhara Kumar, Principal offered oath to the newly admitted students. Mrs. Manasa M. has delivered vote of thanks and Mrs. Neetha S. Dalvi compeered the programme.

4. School Health programme

Personal hygiene and environmental hygiene are the key elements in improving the standards of health. To bring awareness among the school students of Devalapura village handwashing technique was demonstrated on 28.3.2018. Also, personal hygiene, prevention of water-borne diseases and the importance of maintaining cleanliness were explained.

5. International Nurses Day celebration:

International Nurses Day was jointly celebrated by JSS School of Nursing, College of Nursing and Hospital on 9th June 2018. Dr Sacchidananda. S., Director, Medical Education Department and Mr Sreekanth B. Pulari, Registrar, Karnataka State Nursing Council, Bengaluru have come as chief guests, Dr. (Col) Dayananda, Director, JSS Hospital was the Special Invitee. Sri R. Mahesh, Director, Medical Education Division, JSS MVP has presided over the function. Mr Sreekanth B. Pulari was felicitated for his contribution to nursing as a Registrar.

6. Conducting workshops/Lecture sessions for teachers

A lecture session was organized on 10.7.2018 regarding Speech, language and Hearing disorders and professional voice user. The topic was presented by JSS Speech and Hearing Lecturer Mr Harshan Kumar H.S. who explained the common speech and hearing disabilities and the importance of screening, diagnosing and prompt treatment to help reduce the percentage of disability among the public.

7. Basic Life Support Training programme

B.L.S. is the foundation for saving lives after a cardiac arrest, and it needs high-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation. To develop confidence and skills in taking care of such victims B.L.S. training was organized to 28th batch students on 5th and 6th September 2018 . It was conducted by Tech2people and health care Private Limited in collaboration with the American Heart Association. Mr Krishnakumar M.P., Mr Akhil Vishwanath from AHA and Dr Akkamahadevi, Pro. & H.O.D. of Emergency Medicine, JSS Hospital have trained the students.

8. Participation in Swacchata Abhiyaan

To bring awareness and to practice swacchata in day to day life, a periodical swacchata abhiyaan is being carried out in and outside the campus. On 29.9.2018, we conducted swacchata abhiyaan from the foot of Chamundi hills to the top along with 250 students and staff. The programme was inaugurated at 7.00 a.m. by Mr K.H. Jagadish, Commissioner, Mysuru City Corporation and Dr D.G. Nagaraju, Health Officer, Mysuru City Corporation was present along with his staff. During the abhiyaan, about twelve bags of plastic waste were collected and cleared.

9. Mental Health Day Celebration

World Mental Health Day was celebrated on 12.10.2018 at Dr Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Bhavana by JSS School of Nursing in association with the Indian Psychiatric Society Combat Depression Task Force. Smt. H. R. Radha, District Judge, was the chief guest, and in her inaugural address stated that life is very precious, instead of ending our life by ourselves, it has to be created positively. The other chief guest Mr Krishnaprasad said that we have to understand the feelings of a mentally ill person and should show love and affection. Dr. S.K. Ghori, Dy. Medical Superintendent, JSS Hospital, Mysuru has presided over the function.

In connection with Mental Health Day, an essay competition was conducted. The first, second and third places were bagged by Ms Vasantha S., JSS School of Nursing, Chamarajanagar, Ms Shobhalatha, JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru and Ms Sarala S.N., Govt. School of Nursing, K.R. Hospital, Mysuru respectively. The cash award for the winners was sponsored by Minds United for Health Sciences and Humanity Trust, Mysuru

Dr C. Naveen Kumar, Additional Professor, NIMHANS, and Dr M. Kishor, Asso. Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, JSS Hospital, Mysuru have delivered talks on ‘Suicide reporting in press and media’ and ‘ Young People and Mental health in a changing world’ respectively.

10. World Diabetes day celebration

A Diabetes screening camp and exhibition was organized at Someshwarapura on 14.11.2018. About 150 people have undergone diabetes screening test, about 50 peoples’ blood sugar level was above the normal, they have been advised to undergo further investigations , type of food to consume and change in lifestyle.

11. Celebration of Kannada Rajyotsava and 103rd Jayanthi Mahotsava of Jagadguru Dr Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji

Our school, JSS College of Nursing, Institute of Speech and Hearing and College of Physiotherapy, jointly celebrated 63rd Kannada Rajyotsava and 103rd Jayanthi Mahotsava of Jagadguru Dr Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji on 16.11.2018. The Chief Guest of the function Mr Chatnalli Mahesh, a well-known orator and litterateur, explained about the importance of Kannada and remembered the contributions of Dr Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahawamiji’s to the society. The young artist and flautist Sri Neetu Ninad enthralled the audience with sweet Kannada melodious songs. Mr R. Mahesh, Director, Medical Education Division, JSS Mahavidyapeetha has presided over the function.

12. World AIDS day celebration

To bring out awareness among publics in regard to H.I.V and AIDS, a documentary film on H.I.V and AIDS was arranged in Ayarahalli and Devalapura villages on 1.12.2018. Before screening the film, a rally was organized.

13. Participation in extra- curricular and co-curricular activities like Quiz, Debate, Essay and cultural competitions

Our School has won the overall championship in the cultural competition held at Suttur in the month of January 2018.

14. Ethnic day celebration:

1. Report on Induction Programme

Induction programme for the First year GNM students admitted during the year 2019-20 was conducted on 5.8.2019 at Dr Sri ShivarathriRajendraBhavana.

The programme was inaugurated by the Principal Sri S.G. Shashidharakumar and Vice-Principal Smt.D.N.Renukadevi along with Co-coordinator, and representatives of the new batch.

Principal Sri S.G. Shashidharakumar congratulated the parents and students for being a part of JSS School of Nursing. Later, there was a presentation regarding the school, Infrastructure, faculty, curriculum, Library, clinical facilities and hostel facility to the gathering. Documents of the students were verified by the teachers.

Mrs.Neetha Dalvi.S welcomed the gathering; Ms Harsha and Ms Thulasamma H.V. did invocation, Mrs.Priyaranjani N proposed a vote of thanks.

2. 73rd Independence Day 2019

JSS Health science Institutions have celebrated the 73rd Independence day on 15/8/2019 at 8.30am.

The programme was inaugurated by Col. Ramachandra along with Sri R. Mahesh, Director, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Dr P. Nataraj, Director, JSS Institution of Speech and Hearing, Dr Suma, Principal, JSS Institution of Speech and Hearing, Prof. Sheela Williams, Principal, JSS College of Nursing, Dr Kavitha Raja, Principal, JSS College of Physiotherapy, Sri S.G. Shashidhara Kumar, Principal, JSS School of Nursing and Sri Shivalingaiah, Superintendent, JSS Differently Abled Working Womens’ and students’ hostel.

Chief Guest Col. Ramachandra in his address motivated the students to adopt leadership qualities to become good leaders and citizens. He encouraged the students to inculcate discipline, promptness and self-confidence in their life.

Sri R. Mahesh in his presidential address, explained about freedom fighters and their contribution to get independence. Also, he said that the celebration of Independence day should not be for a day but it should be celebrated every day by being a good citizen for the nation.

Cultural programme was given by the students of four institutions.

JSS School of Nursing has bagged Rolling trophy for excellent March past.

The programme was anchored by Mr M. Chandrashekar, Ms Pallavi welcomed the guests and gathering and Vote of thanks was proposed by Mrs K.V. Manjula.

3. World Blood Donor’s Day 2019

Inauguration of voluntary blood donation camp by Shri Srihari Dwarakanath

World Blood Donor’s Day celebration was jointly organized by a Blood bank, Department of Pathology JSS Hospital and Medical College, JSS School of Nursing and JSS College of Nursing, Mysuru on 14.6.2019 at Sri Rajendra centenary auditorium.

The Blood donation camp and programme was inaugurated by Shri Srihari Dwarakanath, Chairman Project Consult (Pvt) along with Dr H. Basavanagowdappa, Principal, JSS Medical College, Dr P. A. Kushalappa, Director (Academics) JSS AHER, Dr M. Guruswamy, Medical Superintendent, JSS Hospital, Dr G. B. Manjunath, Vice – Principal JSS Medical College, Prof. SheelaWilliams, Principal, JSS College of Nursing and Sri S. G. Shashidhara Kumar, Principal JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru.

Chief Guest Dr H. Basavanagowdappa in his address has shared his personal experience of blood donation and motivated the young generation for active participation in blood donation.

Dr P. A. Kushalappa said that every human being should donate blood to attain accomplishment.

Mother of Thalassemia children expressed their gratitude to JSS Hospital blood bank unit for the timely management of blood for their children.

Sri Srihari Dwarakanath opined that in this universe anyone can become blood relative to anyone by voluntary blood donation. Also, he motivated youths to donate without any expectation.

Dr D. Pallavi had given a lecture on the importance of blood donation and voluntary registration for blood donation.

Dr Manjunthshetty spoke about Organ donation and its myths. The programme was concluded with vote of thanks by Dr Namratha.

4. Report of Suttur cultural Feb-2019

On account of suttur Jatra Mahotsav 2019, we had the interinstitutional cultural competition on 2.2.2019 at suttur. Our students participated in five events like Solo classical song, Vachanadharithanruthy, Group folk dance, Group classical dance. They got four first prizes and one second prize. The total score was 48 out off 50. We got overall championship for the 3rd time. The overall programme was Coordinated by Mrs Manasa H. S. Nursing Tutor, JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru.

5. Report of Suttur Exhibition Feb-2019

On account of suttur jatra mahotsava 2019, we had interinstitutional Exhibition competition from 1.2.2019 to 6.2.2019 Our students exhibited models on AIDS and substance abuse, Data collection was done on the topic Alcohol abuse from 40 samples . The Exhibition Co ordinated by Mrs. Manjula K. V. Nursing Tutor, JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru.

6. School day and Oath Taking Ceremony

JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru celebrated School day and Oath Taking Ceremony on 30.1.2019 at 3.30 pm at Sri Rajendra Centenary Auditorium
Chief guest Smt. Pushpalatha Jagannath, Mayor Mysuru City Corporation inaugurated the programme. In her inaugural address, she appreciated the discipline and punctuality of JSS Institutions and admired the contribution of nurses to the society.

Special invitee Smt. Janet Mathias, Deputy Chief of Nursing Services offered lamp to students and congratulated the students for having selected nursing profession and chosen JSS School of Nursing for their studies. She also explained the extending and expanding roles and responsibilities of nurses in different areas.

President of the programme, Sri. R. Mahesh Director, Medical Education Division, JSS Mahavidyapeetha has explained about the Quality education given by JSS Institutions and assured the parents that their wards will become good nurses.

Ms Shobhalatha C. III year student expressed student opinion, Ms Harsha and Ms Pruthvi sung invocation song. Smt. Neetha Dalvi S. Tutor welcomed the gathering, Smt. Renukadevi D.N. Vice Principal, recited Oath to I year students. Vote of thanks was proposed by Smt. Manasa M., Tutor and programme was compared by Mrs Priyaranjani N., Tutor.

7. 70th Republic Day Report

70th Republic day was celebrated at JSS institution premises by all the five institutions VIZ JSS SON, CON, Speech and Hearing, CPT and differently abled working women and students on 26.1.2019 at 9am.

The chief guest was Brig Vinod Kumar Adappa. The program of escorting guest, flag hoisting and march past was organized by Mr Mahendra, Phys. Ed JSS CPT. The march past had four contingents, one each from respective Colleges ( JSS CON (Saffron)), JSS ISH (White), JSS SON (blue) JSS CPT (green). Each Contingent was followed by students dressed to represent the 29 states of India.

Next, the Chief Guest addressed the gathering and shared his experience in the Army life. He also motivated youngsters regarding safeguarding India and principles to be followed.

The gathering was welcomed by Ms Vidya, Asst lecturer JSS CON. The cultural programme was organized by Smt. Manasa H S JSS School of Nursing.The vote of thanks was given by Sri. Harsha, Asstproff JSS ISH. The master of ceremony was Smt. Sharvani Asst prof. JSS CPT.

8. Report of Annual Sports meet 2018-2019

We Conducted Annual Sports meet on 20.1.2019 on behalf of the school day and oath-taking ceremony. The programme was inaugurated by Smt. Renukadevi D.N., Vice-principal, JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru. Ravikumar and Prabhuswamy, Physical education teachers, JSS institutions. The events were shot put, discuss Throw, 100mtr, 200mtr, and 800mtr, relay, throw ball and volleyball. The overall trophy was won by second years. The programme was Coordinated by Mr Mahadevaswamy R. K. Senior Nursing Tutor and Mr Praveen Kumar S.N. Nursing Tutor JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru.

9. Report of Annual Cultural competition 2018-2019

Annual cultural competition Abhivyakthi 2018-19 was held on 10th and 11th January 2019. The programme was inaugurated by Mr. Roshan, Tabala artist. Shri S G Shashidhar Kumar, Principal, Smt. Renukadevi D.N., Vice Principal, Mr.Siddaraju, folk singer, Ms Eepsitha, Carnatic singer were present. The cultural competitions were solo dance, solo song, group dance, group song, fancy dress, couple dance, comedy based act and fashion show. The programme was coordinated by Mrs Neetha Dalvi, Mrs.Manasa.M, Nursing Tutors.

10. Cultural Competition Report 2019-20

On account of Lamp Lighting ceremony and School Day programme cultural event (Indoor and Outdoor) was organized. Formally the programme was inaugurated on 21.10.2019 by the Principal and Vice-Principal. The Indoor events like Floor Decoration, Best out of waste, Collage making, and Cooking without fire was conducted from 21.10.2019 to 30.10.2019.

The Outdoor events were conducted on 6.11.2019 and 7.11.2019. Sri Santhosh and Smt.Keerthi, a Choreographer, Director, Natyas Academy for Dance, judged the event.

11. 64th Kannada Rajyotsava Report 2019-20

JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru in collaboration with JSS College of Nursing, Speech and Hearing and College of Physiotherapy organized 64th Kannada Rajyothsava and 104th Jayanthi mahothsava of Dr. Sri Rajendra Mahaswamiji at Dr. Sri Rajendra Centenary Auditorium, JSS Hospital.

Dr NilagiriThalvar, Director, Kuvempu Kannada Research Institute, Mysore University, in his Chief Guest address suggested respecting our culture and language. At the same time, we have to teach our culture and language to those people who are coming from other states He appreciated the discipline of JSS institutes.

Sri G. L. Thripuranthaka, Co-ordinator, JSS Suttur Institutions, in his chief guest address explained the life history of Dr Sri Rajendra Mahaswamiji and his sacrifice and contribution for the society.

Sri S. G. Shashidhara Kumar, Principal, JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru, in his presidential address highlighted Kannada, culture and grandeur.
The cultural programme was given by students of all the four institution .

The programme was started with an invocation song by Speech and Hearing students, Mrs Manasa H.S welcomed the gathering and Mr Prashanth delivered a vote of thanks. The programme was anchored by Mr Sunil

12. World diabetic day 2019

World diabetic day celebration was jointly organized by department of community medicine, JSS medical college and JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru on 30.11.2019 at Bamboobazar and conducted rally and role play.
The inauguration of the rally is done by Dr H Basavanagowdappa, Principal, JSS Medical College, Dr M N Suma, Vice-Principal, JSS Medical College, Dr M R Narayamurty, HOD, by department of community medicine, JSS medical college and Mr Praveen Kumar S N, Nursing Tutor, JSS School of Nursing, Mysuru.