Thirithuapuram and Mulagumoodu Vicariates are the two integral parts of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Kottar in Kanyakumari District. The long standing aspirations of the people of this region and their combined efforts have fructified into the assert of St. Xavier’s Catholic College of Nursing at Chunkankadai. The Basic  B.Sc (Nursing) Degree programme was established in the academic Year 2006-2007 , Post Basic B.Sc ( Nursing ) Degree programme in the academic Year 2009-2010 and M.Sc. (Nursing) Degree programme was established in the academic year 2011 – 2012.

A challenging profession, nursing is dedicated to serve the humanity. The college educates and motivates  skillful nurses with a healing touch. The ability to understand and soothe are as important to a nurse’s career as expertise in medical techniques and care. The teaching methods reflect this with interactivity and a stress on communicating with peers and faculty through discussions, symposium, seminars, panel discussions and debates. The sessions are made lively using multimedia projectors to explain theory.

The College of Nursing has a dedicated and proficient faculty led by a renowned and experienced Principal. The undergraduate and postgraduate students have separate faculty to grab individual attentions. The post graduate faculty members include experts in all the specializations. This motivated team continually keeps themselves abreast with conferences and journals.


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Affliated to

Indian Nusing Council,New Delhi
INC No : 18-293011-INC
Dated : 23-Nov-2006

Tamil Nadu Nurses and Midwives Council
Ref.No : 34/NC/2006
Dated : 4-10-2006

The Tamil Nadu Dr. M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai
Affln. No : II(1)/32947/06
Dated : 26-12-2006

Government Order(Ms) No : 178
Dated : 8-9-2006