Admission Phone No: +91 824 2425966, +91 824 2421566


About School

A. Shama Rao Nursing School established in the year 2003, is a dynamic center for Nursing education and excellence under the banner of “Srinivas Group of Colleges” in Mangalore, Karnataka. The college is located in the Valachil Campus of the Group and offers Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery programme run by A. Shama Rao Nursing School is Affiliated to Karnataka State Nursing Examination Board, Karnataka State Nursing Council and Indian Nursing Council. The college has clinical tie-up with Srinivas Hospital Mukka for clinical experience.

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I have studied in A. Shama Rao Nursing school for GNM Programme. The teachers are very helpful in explaining the subject in my mother tongue so that I could get through the diploma programme. I was so happy with the training so that I continued my studies to attain Post Basic B.Sc. in nursing.

Mr. Jasion C J – Kerala

About President

The Founder President- Shri. CA. A. Raghavendra Rao

“My aim is to transform Society through education by setting up academic institutions in dynamic equilibrium with its social, ecological and economic environment striving continuously for excellence in education, research and technological service to the nation.”

About Principal

Dr. N.M. JOSE, M.Sc.(N)/Ph.D, Principal

The Principal of the college is Dr.N.M.JOSE, M.Sc.(N)/Ph.D, founder principal also, completed his P.B.B.Sc.(N) from Govt. College, Bangalore in the year 1987, M.Sc.(N) from Father Muller College of Nursing, Mangalore in the year 1996 and also Ph.D from Mangalore university. He is examiner to various universities of south India and also have many papers published in his credit. He is also having teaching experience in Middle East.

Principal Message

A Shama Rao Nursing school is associated with Srinivas Institute of Nursing Sciences Valachil, Mangalore commenced in 2003 with the objective of obtaining adequate clinical nurses. Separate teaching staff is maintained for GNM training. At present Srinivas Group of Institutions is providing 100% free training to candidates of GNM course without receiving any grant. The act of charity is a goodwill of our beloved chairman in uplifting the poor and the down trodden.


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