Nehru College of Nursing ,Vaniyamkulam,Ottapalam,Palakkad Dist. is a Nursing Institute one among a few of its kind to facilitate quality education in the health care field under PKDAS INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES with a mission to bring world class health care within the reach of every person and to maintain excellence in medical education and research.

Nursing Scenario Kerala has been known for the large number of quality nurses migrating to work in hospitals around the world.This migration has to benefited not only the economy of the state but has also earned it a great deal of goodwill in the Malayali nurses toiled on in distant foreign lands in dedicated professionalism effacing self. In today`s world of medicine marked by ever increasing specializations on the one hand and the rising incidence of life style diseases on the other , the paramedical professions led by Nursing is declined to play a crucial complementary role in delivering quality health care.However though nursing is in great demand as a professional graduate course in Kerala, the number of recognized institutions with clinical practice facilities offering the course is very few prompting the aspirants to migrate to other states for doing the course. Nehru College of Nursing promoted by Nehru College of Educational and Charitable Trust),has been set up to cater to this felt need for a quality Nursing Institution at home. PKDAS Insitute of Medical Sciences also situated at Vaniyamkulam and run by Nehru College of Educational and Charitable Trust with departments more than 25 specialities is a 400 bed world class hospital which can exclusively be used by Nursing College students for clinical practice. The "Nightingale Pledge" I solemnly pledge myself before God and in the presence of this assembly, to pass my life in purity and to practice my profession faithfully. I will abstain from whatever is deleterious and mischievous, and will not take or knowingly administer any harmful drug. I will do all in my power to maintain and elevate the standard of my profession, and will hold in confidence all personal matters committed to my keeping and all family affairs coming to my knowledge in the practice of my calling. With loyalty will I endeavor to aid the physician, in his work, and devote myself to the welfare of those committed to my care.

Our Mission

To equip the students with skills gleamed from the best practices in the industry aided with the latest facilities and technology to empower them to explore the fullest potential of the career. Also ,to bring in the holistic approach in medical care through relationships nurtured by mentoring and role modelling.

Our Vision

Nehru College of Nursing visualizes training and creating true professionals in nursing through hoping in the best faculty, providing the finest infrastructure, giving access to the latest data, arranging excellent clinical practice facilities and above all facilitating the right ambience for attitude formation in nursing.
• To become the best nursing college in Kerala and eventually to be one of the best in the country.
• To have tie up with some excellent hospitals and neighbouring medical colleges for providing first rate clinical practice.
• To evolve and hold up best practices in the profession and industry and earning goodwill for high ethical standards in the profession.
• Considering the rapid advancement in health care systems and the emergence of super specialties adapting the course to complement the practicing of medicine.