Rules and Regulations

  1. Students must be regular and punctual at lectures, demonstrations, seminars, practicals, field work and other academic exercises. They are required to attend all allotted working periods in each of the prescribed subjects. If so recommended by the respective Heads of Departments, the Principal may under the regulations of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) condone shortage of attendance up to 20% caused by illness and such other valid reasons.

  2. Students whose conduct, or attendance, or progress is not satisfactory will not be allowed to appear for the University or Board examination, and are also liable to be asked to leave the College.

  3. A language course is conducted in Kannada; the course is compulsory for all new entrants who do not know the language.

  4. Attendance at courses in Human Formation, including Medical Ethics, Rural Orientation Programmes and Behavioural Sciences arranged by the College is compulsory.

  5. In case of non-attendance of classes, an application must be presented to the Principal for leave of absence giving the reasons.

  6. Membership in the recognized Student Nurses' Association is compulsory.

  7. Catholic students are encouraged to join the Catholic Nurses' Guild of India.

  8. Students must be neat and tidy in their dress, avoiding expensive clothes and exaggerated fashions.

  9. Students must wear the prescribed uniform for duty.

  10. Students must maintain a sense of decorum and discipline inside the College and in its associated institutions, and in public places. Students should refrain from disfiguring walls and furniture, and from other objectionable practices.

  11. Ragging is strictly prohibited. In connection with this, the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS), Bangalore, to which our college is affiliated, has sent a circular dated 1st February 1997. The contents of this circular are:

  12. "Ragging is a cognizable offence and that any person caught indulging in ragging shall be liable to imprisonment for a term which may extend to one year, or with fine as stipulated therein."

    "Principals are instructed to inform the police and take necessary steps to dismiss the student."

  13. Students are required to carry their identity cards certified up-to-date, on their person at all times.

  14. The Catholic students have to attend Christian Doctrine classes and the retreats organized annually. They are urged and encouraged to attend the Eucharistic Celebration as often as possible and to make use of facilities made available to help in their all-round formation as committed Christian nurses.

  15. Once the parents decide to have their ward as a day scholar, the status cannot be changed thereafter.

Note: The regulations included in this section are not exhaustive