Vijayanagar College & School of Nursing believes the following statement of philosophy. “Man created in the image of God and highest being in creation in unique, has intrinsic and is worthy of respect. His ultimate happiness is the possession of his creator. He has needs such as physical, psychological, spiritual and social. The meeting of these needs results in a healthy and integrated person.
Nursing is a service which relates to the whole person through a ministry of caring an nurturing. Nursing assists individuals, families and communities wherever they are to prevent illness, promote and restore health and alleviate suffering. The unique characteristic of nursing in this instution is that the nurses are imbibed with the spirit of God, particularly his compassionate love for the poor, and the lost in the need of health care.
The basic course in Nursing prepares Nurses for the first level nursing in both the hospital and the community. Education is a process of development which results in behavioural changes based on the acquisition and assimilation of promoted when intellectual inquiry, creativity, self awareness, self direction, maturity and responsibility are valued.
Learning is a shared endeavors of faculty and students. The faculty is responsible for selection, direction and evaluation of learning experience which stimulate the intellectual and personal development of students. Students are responsible for responding to learning experience as active participants in the identification of learning needs and in the implication and evaluation of learning activities.