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Acharya Institute of Technology

About Us

The Sanskrit word "Acharya” /a:ˈtʃɑːrɪə/, which means “ a prominent religious teacher and a spiritual guide”, epitomizes the quintessential values of our institution, where traditional respect for teachers is of paramount importance.

Smt. Nagarathnamma School of Nursing, a constituent College of the group of Acharya Institutes, was set up in 2003. Nestled among the splendid greenery in the campus that stretches in 120 acres of land, the College has been providing a perfect ambience for the pursuit of excellence in Nursing Education and to learn the full spectrum of nursing care.

Smt. Nagarathnamma School of Nursing offers the Diploma in Nursing Programme. The College is approved by Karnataka Nursing Council (KNC) and Indian Nursing Council (INC) and is recognized by the Government of Karnataka.

As Mahatma Gandhi quotes “What is really needed to make democracy function is not knowledge of facts, but right education”, Smt. Nagarathnamma School of Nursing has been giving equal priority to every individual.

Our Motto

"Nurturing Aspirations Supporting Growth"

Our Vision

Acharya Institutes, Committed to the cause of value-based education in all disciplines, envisions itself as a fountainhead of innovative human enterprise, with inspirational initiatives for Academic Excellence.

Our Mission

The Institution is committed to providing quality education that prepares resilient professional nurses, who care and practice holistically to meet the ever-changing challenges of the 21st century, through a culture of evidence based practice. The mission is accomplished through a collaborative, accepting environment, fostered by mentoring and role modeling.


B Premnath Reddy
Founder Chairman, Acharya Institutes


At Acharya Institutes, we believe in 'fueling the quest for knowledge'.
In doing so, our commitments pave the way for the individual professional success which culminates in benefiting the society.
Creating a vast state-of-the-art academic infrastructure, putting together best teaching talent, equipping with every required learning aid ensure that students at Acharya get the best in academics. Sporting, cultural and extra-curricular facilities are put in place so that the students enjoy their campus life. The wide range of Acharya academics encompasses Engineering, Management, Technology, Life Sciences, Pharmacy, Nursing, Teaching, Journalism, Communication, Fashion Design, etc. and has drawn aspiring youth from every part of India and across the globe. Acharya Institutes is truly emerging as the nurturing ground for leadership. It has become synonymous with practical and industry-focused education.

The fact that Acharyans, today, are a familiar face in the industry and the same is a demonstration of its total commitment to excellence in academics.

I cordially welcome you to the Acharya fold.


Prof. Devi Nanjappan
John Merriesh

A Very Warm Greeting from Smt. Nagarathnamma School of Nursing!

 Smt.Nagarathnamma School of Nursing is seen by many as the top of the ladder of desired Colleges in Nursing. We focus on making holistic professional Nurses. We help the Baby-boomer Nurses to put on their Stethoscope with pride and dignity.

The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore, Karnataka State Diploma Nursing Examination Board, Bangalore, recognised under Indian Nursing council, New Delhi and Karnataka Nursing council.

The college has the state of the art facility in terms of Infrastructure, Laboratory’s and Library. We here have the Passionate Professors with Mind-blowing teaching skills. We are focussed on not just teaching but we are in the process of making nurses with an extra feather on their cap. This kind of rigorous training helps our students to bring better patient care outcome which will eventually take our Nurses to far of places.

Meritorious Students are awarded for their records at Graduation and the potentials are recognised in academics, co-curricular and extra-curricular fields mainly through Student Forum and NSS are awarded for the same.

The Placement Cell exposes students to various career guidance and industrial Placements and gives them a platform to explore their skill in providing the nursing care in a given Practical Settings.

We find our students also placed globally, we boost up their immune to be competent enough to face the upcoming challenges and changing trends in the profession. We equip them with the apt knowledge, skills and attitude.

Smt. Nagarathnamma School of Nursing stands unique in all arenas, we not just create nurses we set trends.

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