RV College of Nursing (RVCN) was established in the year 2003, and is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences [RGUHS]. It is recognised by the Indian Nursing Council and the Karnataka Nursing Council. The college is located in a spacious building and equipped with the latest infrastructure to train the students, in Jayanagar 4th block- which is a minute’s walk from the bus terminus, and is easily accessible from every part of the city.

At RV, we strongly believe in providing you with a distinctive combination of academic skills and practical experience – a combination that is designed to provide the foundation for a lifetime of professional and personal development. Nursing, as a profession, is gaining utmost importance and acceptability among the youth today. Healthcare is assuming growing importance in both the developing and the developed world. Career satisfaction and opportunities in this field are enormous. At RV College of Nursing, you can look forward to a learning experience where you can raise above mere academic knowledge. You can look forward to an immersive experience and to being well equipped to face the challenges of professional nursing.


B.Sc Nursing
M.Sc Nursing
Ph.D Nursing


Through its various departments, RV College of Nursing ensures that its graduates are well-prepared to meet the diverse challenges of the nursing profession and make a positive impact on the healthcare industry and the lives of the patients they serve. The college’s commitment to nursing excellence and its multidisciplinary approach makes it a beacon in the world of nursing education.


RV Journal of Nursing Sciences (RVJNS) is a peer-reviewed online journal published by the R. V. College of Nursing (RVCN), Bengaluru, India. It is quarterly with editions published in January, April, July and October every year with e-ISSN: 2583-472X. It is a peer-reviewed journal that uses a double-blind review process for evaluation and selection of all submitted materials. RV Journal of Nursing Sciences provides a forum for articles on all aspects of higher degree nursing academics education, research, and management.


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