About us:

Sahyadri Institute of Health Sciences was founded in 2002 by Sri Manjunath Bhandary an Engineering graduate from the Kuvempu University, post graduate in political science from Mysore University. He is a well known philanthropist and social worker, an active politician. This college is a unit of Bhandary Foundation®. Touched by the gravity of HIV/AIDS menace, this college was founded as an instrument to be trained and to impart awareness specially to youngsters & thus to the society.

The aim of nursing community world wide is for its professionals to ensure quality care for all. Nursing is the protection, promotion and optimization of health and abilities. Nursing practice is observed in a wide range of settings. Nurses act as advicers and consultant to the health care and insurance industries. Nursing is the most diverse of all health care professions. Care and concern they exhibit for the patient is umparalleled and remarkable.

B.Sc. Nursing - is a four year academic degree P.C. B.Sc. - is a two year advanced preparation for those who have undergone Diploma in Nursing. Though one is eligible to sit for the NCLEX-RN licensing examination to become a RN, this degree prepares nurses for a professional role away from the bedside with course work in nursing science, research, leadership and nursing informatics.

M.Sc. Nursing - A master of science in Nursing is an advanced level of preparation. It is required to become an advanced practiced nurse and is considered an entry level degree for nurse educators and managers. It is also a prerequisite for doctorate level nursing education. This level of preparation may focus in one or more of many different advanced nursing specialties where they work independently and as a part of a team.

Diploma in Nursing - is an entry level nursing degree presently is of 3˝ years of duration. Students awarded a Diploma in Nursing are qualified to sit for the NCLEX-RN & apply for licensure as a registered nurse.


We believe that all our actions to be directed towards building and nurturing health care professionals that is Nurses by providing good professional education. We accept that this preparation in this college should enable them to give a new dimension of health care.

We also believe in providing best education that is necessary for the total development of the student to be highly competent to discharge one's duties.

Quality Policy

"We are committed to provide quality education and enhanced career prospects through continual improvement in processes, adoption of innovative practices, resulting in satisfaction of our students and their parents".