College Council Committee


College Council Committee

The Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS) mandates every affiliated nursing college to have a college council.  The council acts as an advisory body to the principal on various internal College matters, with a specific focus on academics. 

The college Council will meet regularly to discuss and take action on various issues related to the internal affairs of the college, preferably twice in a year. The council is chaired by the Principal and includes all HOD’s, representatives from faculty, PTA, administrative staff and students.  The council meetings are held at least twice a year, with decisions taken by a majority vote.  The secretary will schedule the meetings by preparing the agenda.

The college council plays a significant role in shaping the academic environment, fostering communication and collaboration to ensure the smooth functioning of the college.  By establishing a clear framework for the college Council’s involvement in academic affairs, the college can ensure high-quality nursing education that prepares students for successful careers.


The objectives of the College Council include the following:-

  • Achieve academic excellence by maintenance of high academic standards in teaching, learning and assessment.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment for all students.
  • Maintain effective governance and collaboration by overseeing resource allocation and ensuring efficient utilization of college resources.


College Council act as a statutory body to assist and oversee the academic and internal affairs of the college.  The council makes recommendations to the Principal about the academic programs and strategic priorities.  The functions of the Council are as follows:

  • Maintain Academic standards by playing a crucial role in ensuring the quality of education by reviewing and recommending improvements to the curriculum.
  • The Council acts as a forum to discuss and address issues concerning internal affairs of students, faculty and the overall college environment.
  • The Council will recommend initiatives for faculty development programs and workshops to enhance teaching skills and knowledge