Nitte University is Deemed University accredited with Grade A by NAAC and by MHRD. It is located at Deralakatte, Mangaluru, India. The University has 31 institutions spread over 3 campuses at Nitte, Mangalore and Bangalore.
Vision- To build a humane society through excellence in education and health care.
Mission - To develop Nitte University as a centre of excellence, imparting quality education, generating competent, skilled and humane manpower to face the scientific, technological, managerial and social challenges in the fast-evolving global scenario, with high degree of credibility, integrity, ethical standards and social concern.
Nitte University and Nitte Education Trust offers courses in- Dental, Medical , Pharmacy, Nursing, Physiotherapy Speech& Hearing, Medical Lab technology, Biomedical Science, Food safety and Biotechnology, Engineering, Business Management , Banking and Commerce, Hotel administration , Mass communication, and Architecture .
Nitte University has established a state of the art Research Centre and Stem cell facility.
K S Hegde Medical academy has 1200 bed hospital with high end modern facilities in Anaesthesiology, Dermatology, ENT, General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Psychiatry, Neurological Sciences, Oncology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Radiology and TB, Chest & Respiratory diseases, Stem cell & Regenerative Medicine, Genetics and IVF Center