Kerala has built a reputation as a hub for nursing education in India. With numerous nursing Schools and an overall culture that promotes healthcare professions, the state provides a nurturing environment for aspiring nurses. Below is the list of Nursing Schools in Kerala approved by the INC( Indian Nursing Council ) and Kerala University of Health Sciences.

The minimum qualification required to apply for nursing courses in Kerala is a 12th-passed certificate with Science subjects.

Course Approval

Before enrolling, students must check that the nursing school is approved by the Indian Nursing Council (INC) and Kerala University of Health Sciences.

Demand & Major Recruiters

There is a great demand for nursing courses in Kerala due to immediate and stable job opportunities for trained nurses in India and Abroad. Major Indian Nurse recruiters in the private sector are Max Hospitals, Fortis Health Care, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Dr BL Kapoor Hospital etc. Government Institutions like AIIMS, Central Government Hospitals like Safdarjung Hospital, RML Hospital, ESI, Indian Railways and Various State Medical Colleges and Hospitals.


Below is the list of INC-approved nursing colleges in Kerala that offer GNM, BSc, Post-BSc, and MSc nursing courses. The list includes government and private nursing schools and yearly intakes.

SL NoName of the InstitutionManagementAnnual Intake
1A J Schoolof Nursing, A J HospitalPrivate20
2A K G Memorial Co- Operative School Of NursingPrivate50
3Abdul Wahab Memorial Rajah School Of NursingPrivate20
4Amala Cancer Hospital And Research CentrePrivate40
5Ansar School Of NursingPrivate20
6Assissi Hospital School Of NursingPrivate30
7Assumption School Of NursingPrivate20
8Assumption School Of NursingPrivate40
9B K J M School Of NursingPrivate25
10B N V School Of NursingPrivate20
11Bishop Vayalil Medical Centre School Of NursingPrivate30
12Carewell School Of NursingPrivate20
13Christu Raj School Of NursingPrivate40
14Cochin Port Trust Hospital, School Of NursingGovernment20
15College Of Nursing Gandhi NagarGovernment30
16College Of Nursing, E M S Memorial Co-Operative Hosp & PanambiPrivate60
17College Of Nursing, Nirmala Medical CentrePrivate30
18Credence School Of NursingPrivate20
19Csi School Of NursingPrivate40
20Deenabandhu School Of NursingPrivate30
21Deva Matha Hospital, School Of NursingPrivate30
22Dr. Govindans Hospital Convent RoadPrivate20
23Dr. Nairs HospitalPrivate40
24Fatima Mata Mission HospitalPrivate25
25Government Nursing School Pariyaram Medical CollegeGovernment50
26Government School Of Nursing General Hospital CampusPrivate25
27Government School Of Nursing PallikunnuGovernment30
28Government School Of Nursing ThiruvanthapuramGovernment30
29Government School Of Nursing Govt.School Of Nursing, Muttom.P.O.IdukkiGovernment20
30Govt School Of NursingGovernment50
31Govt School Of Nursing PalakkadGovernment25
32Govt School Of Nursing General Hospital Red Cross RoadGovernment28
33Govt School Of Nursing District HospitalGovernment25
34Govt School Of Nursing ErnakulamGovernment32
35Govt School Of Nursing Maternity Hospital CampusGovernment29
36Govt School Of Nursing KottayamGovernment20
37Govt School Of Nursing Wayanad PanamaramGovernment20
38Govt School Of Nursing For Sc/ St Sasthamcotta AsramamGovernment20
39Govt School Of Nursing PathanamthittaGovernment20
40Govt School Of Nursing, ManjeriGovernment26
41Govt. College Of Nursing Kozhicode Medical CollegeGovernment30
42Govt. School Of Nursing Kasargod At KanhangadPrivate20
43Holy Family College Of NursingPrivate35
44Holy Ghost Mission Hospital School Of NursingPrivate35
45I H M Hospital, School Of NursingPrivate30
46Indira Gandhi School Of NursingPrivate30
47Irinjalakuda Co-Operative School Of NursingPrivate25
48.Josco School Of NursingPrivate35
49Jubilee Mission College Of NursingPrivate50
50K M C T School Of NursingPrivate40
51K P M School Of NursingPrivate40
52K T C T School Of NursingPrivate35
53K Velayudhan Memorial Hospital K V School Of NursingPrivate100
54Koyili College Of NursingPrivate40
55Lal Memorial Hospital School Of NursingPrivate20
56Leyamma Memorial S/N, Mandiram HospitalPrivate30
57Lisa School Of NursingPrivate20
58Lisie Hospital, School Of NursingPrivate30
59Little Flower College Of NursingPrivate50
60Lourdes Hospital, School Of NursingPrivate50
61Lourdes School Of NursingPrivate50
62M E S College Of NursingPrivate20
63M K Haji School Of NursingPrivate30
64Malik Deenar Charitable Hospital School Of NursingPrivate20
65Mar Augustine Jubilee Mission Hospital School Of NursingPrivate30
66Mar Baselious Medical Mission Hospital School Of NursingPrivate40
67Mar Ivanios School Of Nursing, Assisi Atonement HospitalPrivate40
68Maria Theresa Hospital School Of NursingPrivate25
69Mary Immaculate School Of NursingPrivate25
70Mary Katherine School Of NursingPrivate20
71Medical Trust Hospital Hoc Township Back Side RoadPrivate50
72Modern Hospital Kodungallur Ltd, School Of NursingPrivate20
73Morning Star School Of NursingPrivate25
74Mother Chantal School Of NursingPrivate30
75N I M S School Of NursingPrivate20
76N S S Medical Mission HospitalPrivate20
77National Hospital School Of NursingPrivate50
78National School Of NursingPrivate20
79Nirmala Hospital MarikunnuPrivate30
80P V S School Of NursingPrivate40
81Parabrahma Speciality Hospital & Research Centre School Of NursingPrivate20
82Pranavam School Of NursingPrivate20
83S U T School Of NursingPrivate40
84Sacred Heart Hospital, S/ NPrivate30
85San Jos Parish Hospital School Of NursingPrivate20
86Sanjoe College Of NursingPrivate25
87Santhi School Of NursingPrivate30
88School Of Nursing Marian Medical CentrePrivate30
89School Of Nursing Don Bosco HospitalPrivate30
90School Of Nursing Kuriakose Chavara Memorial HospitalPrivate20
91School Of Nursing M M T HospitalPrivate30
92School Of Nursing Vimala HospitalPrivate35
93School Of Nursing Perpetual Succour Mission HospitalPrivate40
94School Of Nursing Bishop Alapatt Mission HospitalPrivate25
95School Of Nursing Chazhikattu Hospitals (P) Ltd.Private50
96School Of Nursing, Dhanlakshmi HospitalPrivate40
97School Of Nursing, Bharath HospitalPrivate30
98School Of Nursing, St Sebastian’ S Visitation HospitalPrivate20
99School Of Nursing, Kozhikode District Cooperative HospitalPrivate30
100School Of Nursing, Crescent Medical CentrePrivate20
101School Of Nursing, Idukki District CoOperative Hospital No. 1.Private20
102School Of Nursing, Lourde HospitalPrivate20
103School Of Nursing, Malankara Medical Mission HospitalPrivate25
104School Of Nursing, P M S A Memorial Dist Co-Operative Hospital LtdPrivate20
105School Of Nursing, Sivagiri Sree Narayan Medical Mission HospitalPrivate40
106School Of Nursing, St Vincent De Paul Hospital School Of NursingPrivate25
107School Of Nursing, Taliparamba CoOperative Hospital NoPrivate40
108School Of Nursing, Trichur Dist. CoOpertative HospitalPrivate25
109School Of Nursing, Valluvanad HospitalPrivate25
110Shree Narayana Medical Mission General Hospital & T.B. ClinicPrivate25
111Skp School Of NursingPrivate30
112Sri Sarada School Of NursingPrivate30
113St James Hospital School Of NursingPrivate30
114St Joseph’s College Of NursingPrivate30
115St Joseph’s College Of NursingPrivate40
116St Joseph’s Hospital School Of NursingPrivate50
117St Rita’s School Of NursingPrivate25
118St Thomas Mission HospitalPrivate30
119The Badagara Co -Operative Institute Of Nursing And Research CentrePrivate30
120Tiruvalla Medical Mission School Of NursingPrivate20
121Upasana College Of NursingPrivate40
122Vinayaka Hospital School Of NursingPrivate50
Nursing Admission Registration Websites
Why Study Nursing in Kerala?


  • Quality of Education
  • INC Approved Nursing Schools
  • Safety and Quality of Life
  • Patient-Centered Approach
  • Job Opportunities
  • Attached Hospitals for Practical Training
  • Top Faculty
  • Ample opportunities for further studies and foreign language training.

If you need more details about the admission details of nursing schools in Palakkad, Trivandrum, Ernakulam, Kochi, Thrissur, Kottayam, Calicut and other cities in Kerala and need guidance for Nursing admission under management quota in private nursing colleges, please get in touch with us for the admission and fee details.

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