Institute of Nursing Education (INE)

Institute of Nursing Education,SME,Chuttippara, Pathanamthitta, , a pioneer institute  in the field of nursing education was incepted in 2004 with a view to create nursing professionals competent in providing  comprehensive nursing care based on scientific principles so as to meet the escalating medi-care needs of the country

Education has to be the solid base on which India should build its socio- political and economic edifice. Without adequate opportunities for professional education the ambitions and talents of many students were nipped in the bud. Keeping this view, Institute of Nursing Education, School of Medical Education, Chuttipara Pathanamthitta was inaugurated on 29/10/2004 by Shri. Oommen Chandy, the then  chief Minister of Kerala and first batch was admitted in  2004 itself. The institution is situated in the heart of Pathanamthitta and is blessed abundantly with the beauty of Mother nature. The meritorious achievements accomplished in the last 15years of functioning on all spheres especially academic and co-curricular activities are extremely praise worthy.

The college is equipped with the most modern facilities and exceptional infrastructure, needed for sound education and practice in the nursing profession. Highly qualified faculty handle the theory classes in Pre-clinical subjects and the students utilize the full fledged laboratories for their practical learning. The clinical experience needed for students is offered at General Hospital Pathanamthitta, Mental Health Centre Thiruvananthapuram, Women & Child Hospital Alappuzha, District Hospital Kozhencherry and Government Medical College Hospital Vandanam, Community Health Centre Elanthoor and Konni, Urban Health Unit Kumbazha and Primary Health centres Omalloor and Mallapuzhassery

The Vision Highlights

Provide leading-edge patient care while advancing professional nursing and practice
Leading the way for every patient, every time


• Empowerment
• Teamwork
• Innovation and learning
• Patient-centered care
• Evidence-based practice

Institutional Philosophy

We the faculty, INE,SME, Pathanamthitta believe that the graduates in nursing should be equipped with knowledge, skill and attitude to render comprehensive nursing care to their clients with various disorders in hospital, home and community. We promote the all-round development of the students and prepare them for adjusting to the changing need to the society. We mould the student to exhibit positive attitude and character upholding the dignity of the individual and the profession.

We believe that the graduates in nursing should possess sound judgement and are intellectually and morally enlightened and professionally equipped , so that they are capable of caring for the sick and functioning efficiently  in health programmes and there  by contributing to the health and welfare of the society and nation.