Faculty of Nursing

Welcome to Faculty of Nursing

Nursing is an integral part of the health care system. It encompasses the promotion of health, prevention of illness, and care of physically ill, mentally ill, and disabled people of all ages, in all health care and other community settings. With the vision of forwarding compassionate holistic patient care, Sankar Madhab College of Nursing, a renowned Nursing Institute of down town charity trust has been established in the year of 2008 starting with the B.Sc. Nursing programme. It is affiliated to Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences, and Assam down town University, Guwahati Assam, recognized by Indian Nursing Council and Assam Nurses’ Midwives & Health Visitors Council. Subsequently Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing, GNM and ANM courses had been added in the year of 2010 and 2011.The Nursing school was further strengthened by adding the M.Sc. Nursing program in the year of 2012. 

Sankar Madhab College of Nursing has been renamed as the Faculty of Nursing under Assam down town University, effective from August 28th, 2017, following recognition and approval from the Indian Nursing Council. Currently, it offers B.Sc. Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing, and M.Sc. Nursing programs. The faculty is dedicated to providing comprehensive training and fostering the all-round development of nursing students, preparing them for the challenges of the demanding healthcare industry and allied services. The curriculum includes classroom teaching, internships, hospital visits, projects, seminars, and dissertations. Beyond academics, the faculty provides various opportunities to hone individual talents for all-inclusive training.

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Vision & Mission

Our Vision

Faculty of Nursing strives to provide the best nursing education that combines continuous quality improvement, current technology, cost effectiveness and improved student performance in learning and rendering comprehensive, compassionate holistic patient care in the international environment.  

Our Mission

  • To foster intellectual growth and character development 
  • To include the idea of lifetime learning process 
  • To provide education that transform lives, build communities that improve society 
  • To assert skill development leading to self-sustainability
  • To develop scientific temper amongst faculty and students 
  • To develop leadership qualities that enhances collaborative approach, professional relationships with industry and research organizations  
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Our Programmes

Faculty of Nursing
M.Sc. Nursing
  • Duration : 2 Years
  • Minimum Qualification : Graduation
Faculty of Nursing
B.Sc. Nursing
  • Duration : 4 Years
  • Minimum Qualification : 12th Standard
Faculty of Nursing
Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing
  • Duration : 2 Years
  • Minimum Qualification : 12th Standard

Our Facilities

World Class Facilities

Discover a multitude of world-class amenities and cutting-edge resources at Assam down town University, enhancing your academic journey to new heights.

Some of our Facilities
  • Library
  • Swimming Pool
  • Play Ground
  • Amphitheatre
  • Basketball Court
  • Cinema Hall
  • Cafeteria
  • Canteen
  • Indoor stadium
  • Yoga Studio
  • Gym
  • ATM

Contact Details

Contact Phone Number

+91 9287981736

Our Email Address


Our Location

A Block