The Amrita College of Nursing a constituent unit of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, was inaugurated on 1st November, 2002, by Shri. Shathrughnan Sinha, the Union Minister of Health Family Welfare. The college is recognized by the Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council. Presently the college offers B.Sc. Nursing and M.Sc. Nursing. The B.Sc. Nursing four-year degree program which was started in the year 2002 with an intake of 50 seats in now expanded to 100 seats per batch.
An all-round academic and clinical experience is offered through classroom teaching, varied clinical experiences, conferences, health exhibitions, talks by eminent personalities and visits to various places. The experienced and stable faculty (37 postgraduates and PhD in various specialties) are a valuabe asset to this institution.