HIV /AIDS Programme
The inception of the college was an incident the Managing Director had attended conference abroad on HIV/AIDS and was moved by the gravity of the problem. Hence he was thinking of starting a counseling center for the be patients. So the starting the nursing course was a beginning to reach this noble cause.
A forward move was by organizing a state level conference for the students, teachers, and nurses working in the hospital was arranged on 20/02/2005 and around 1000 candidates attended the conference.
The Honorable Governor of Maharasthra Sri. S M Krishna was the Chief guest and this conference was attended by many eminent personalities.The Managing Director Mr. Manjunath Bhandary always has a generous mind to help the needy for education. Hence he has offered few free seats and few seats with Concession for students who are in below poverty line and with good merit . Few other seats could be by arranging a loan facility by coordination with banks, so that the students and their parents need not run from pillar to post. With this we want to encourage our local population to come forward and take up this noble profession.
I st Graduation Day Ceremony on 12.10.2007
Graduation ceremony of the first batch of students was held on 12.10.2007 at Loyala Hall of St. Aloysius College Mangalore. Dr. P .S Prabhakaran, Vice- Chancellor of RGUHS was the Chief Guest, Dr. Aswath Narayan, Chairman of Padmashree Group of Institution and Mrs. Prasanna, Principal, Govt. College of Nursing, Kottayam were present as guests of honour. The G N M & B.Sc Nursing graduates with their parents were present. Institute Magazine 'Illuminous' was released on this day. Awards were given to outstanding students for their performance in clinical and academics. Honourable Vice- Chancellor of RGUHS appreciated the work of President Mr. Manjunath Bhandary and those others who directly or indirectly work with the students. He advised the students to be professionals in their carrier.
II Graduation Day & Lamp lighting Ceremony: 09.02.2008
Graduation ceremony of II batch of students was held on 09.02.2008 at Loyala Hall of St. Aloysius College Mangalore. The graduates G N M & B.Sc Nursing graduates were received with floral guard of honour.Sri. Bharatlal Meena, President KPTCL was the Chief Guest. Dr. Bharath Shetty, Member of Senate, Dr. Nidarsh Hegde Member of Syndicate and Dr. Laxmi Rana, Principal Vinayaka Mission's Annapoorna College of Nursing, were the guests of honour. The ceremony was conducted with a royal touch, with hundreds of parents and guests attending the function. Sri. Bharatlal Meena highlighted the responsibilities of graduates when they enter the main stream of society.
P.C.B.Sc Course Inauguration Ceremony
Welcome to P.C.B.Sc's An added feather in the cap of Sahyadri, that is course inauguration of Post Certificate B.Sc Nursing (P.C.B.Sc) we are proud to admit 50 energetic young students for the first time for P.C.B.Sc Nursing course. Thus our total strength of various nursing courses at Sahyadri has raised to 520.
Orientation Programme 2009:
The orientation Programme for B.Sc. Nursing, P.C.B.Sc & GNM was held from 7th to 10th October 2009. Sincere effort was done to orient the freshers to our institution. Students had mind blowing group activities under faculty supervision to learn mix with the group, adjustment to one other, developing a healthy personality. Eminent resource person were called to enlighten the students regarding learning skills, promoting self esteem, handling peer pressure and personality development. On Fresher's Day senior students Welcomed cordially the fresher's. As a response the fresher's exhibited their verity of talents. During the message Principal warned the senior students regarding ragging. At the same time reminded the anti ragging committee to be more vigilant in their responsibility.
Annual Day & Nurses Day Celebration
Annual day & Nurses day of Sahyadri Institute of Health Sciences was held on 12th May 2010 at Don Bosco Hall. The Chief Guest of the programme was Dr. Christopher Sudhakar, Dean, Manipal College of Nursing and Mrs. Prasanna Bhandary, Secretary of Bhandary Foundation presided over the function. The function was inaugurated by lighting the lamp. Ms. Benadikta T principal Sahyadri School of Nursing welcomed the gathering. Dr Christopher Sudhaker, gave the key note address on ICN theme. Prof Mrs. Irene Veigas Principal of Sahyadri college of Nursing highlighted the importance of Nurses day theme. Prof Mrs. Jacintha Veigas vice-principal college of nursing proposed vote of thanks. Awards & prizes were given to the students for their achievements in various competitions. This was followed by cultural programme by the students.