Vagdevi Rural Education Trust ® established by its founder chairman Sri. D. Shivalingappa, former secretary, Karnataka State Diploma in Nursing Examination Board, Bangalore. The Institution started with the aim of “Service to Humanity” along with achievement orientation of a noble profession. Nursing is a practice-oriented profession, and therefore, Vagdevi gives the best opportunity for students to learn by caring. All the courses offered by Vagdevi College of Nursing are recognised by the Indian Nursing Council.