Mohamed Sathak A J College of Nursing
No.34, Rajiv Gandhi Road OMR, IT Highway,
Siruseri, Chennai – 603 103.
Nursing is one of the noblest professions in the world. Patient care is the main focus of this modern world and nurses play a vital role in health care system. Even the most competent Doctor often requires the support and assistance of skilled nurses and paramedical personnel for his/her professional success. Therefore competent nurses are in demand all over the world. The Mohamed Sathak Trust started A.J. College of Nursing at Chennai in 2000 to serve the public and meet this demand.
The College offers B.Sc. Nursing programme, a 4-year course and M.Sc. Nursing 2 years course during which the students not only learn the nursing needs across the medical spectrum, but also hospital management and crisis management. The institution is recognized by Indian Nursing Council, The Tamil Nadu Nurses & Midwife Council and is affiliated to The Tamil Nadu Dr. M. G. R. Medical University. The students are enrolled as members of Students Nurses Association of India, which enables them to bring out their leadership talents.
Nursing is a noble profession focused on assisting individuals, families, and communities in attaining, re-attaining, and maintaining optimal health and functioning. We, at Mohamed Sathak A J College of Nursing are dedicated to impart high standards of professional knowledge in health care to all our students who in turn will excel in this field with a sense of responsibility to serve the society. The College provides exceptional clinical care through innovative practice models. We are committed to developing knowledge that leads to improved health and quality of life. Along with studies, we also endorse the values of healthcare like compassion, collaboration, integrity, responsibility, excellence etc., which are quite essential in this particular field.
B.Sc., Nursing Degree course
M. Sc Nursing Degree Course:
- Medical surgical Nursing
- Pediatric Nursing
- Community Health Nursing
- Obstetrics & Gynecological Nursing
- Psychiatry Nursing
A User friendly Library , where the students have free access to a rich collection of more than 3500 books, 7 international and 14 Indian nursing journals with online provision and 6415 back issues of journals. The Library timing is 9.30 AM to 7.00 PM and reading hall is opened for 24 hours. To make it user friendly, books are classified under Dewey – decimal classification.
Facilities available in the Library
- Book bank
- Photocopying facility
- Internet facility
- OPAC/ Indexing facility
- Online Journals
Comfortable sitting arrangement equipped with teaching aids.
The new addition of mannequins in the well equipped laboratories facilitates simulation classes on palpation and delivery process before clinical postings.
Nursing is predominantly skill based. To become expert clinical nurse students are allowed to practice first in skill lab and then placed with the patient.
Language lab: Communication skill is the top priority in the health industry. Hence to develop good communication skill a language lab is available with current technological aids.
Computer lab: Well equipped computer lab with 20 computers helps in imparting hands on experience to students.
Students have access to broadband Internet access.
Clinical learning which is embedded in nursing gets fulfilled by the following tie up arrangement.
1. Chennai Port Trust Hospital
2. Sri Sathya Sai Medical College and R.I, Thiruporur
3. Bharathi raja Hospital
4. Global health city
5. Kanchi Kamakotti Child Trust Hospital
6. Adyar / Mirsahibpet Govt Health Post – EOC6. Institute of Mental Health
7. Adyar, Thiruvanmiyur, Velachery Health Post for urban, kelambakkam for rural community Health services
Spacious, well ventilated hostel rooms along with mess facility is available for Male and female students separately. Rooms are well furnished. Facilities in the hostels are amicable for ideal development of the students.
The College also fosters various sports and recreational activities. The students are given ample of opportunities to participate in intra and inter college sports events. Apart from this there is Annual College Day in which students are encouraged to take part in various events. This serves as a stage to bring out talents in students. Health check-up At the start of each year health check up is done by a specialist and immunizations are given to the I year students before their postings in the hospitals for clinical learning. Monthly assessment of weight, blood pressure and other physical problems are carefully assessed and taken care of by the class co-ordinators. Alumni Association: The College also has well organized Alumni. The members meet periodically and share their memories, work experience with their batch mates and faculty of the college. The Alumni Association serves us bridge between graduates and the college and helps them stay in contact.
NSS: NSS volunteers involve in social and health related activities throughout the year. . Students are also engaged in YRC and RRC.
Scholarship: BC/MBC scholarships are arranged for eligible students. SC/ST scholarship is arranged from Government District Welfare Officer, SC/ST department, Collectorate, Chennai and also the Special loan scholarship for eligible students
Apart from giving quality education students are exposed to varied career options around the globe. Students are updated with latest career trends, standards and possibilities to make them adapt to global standard. Students are placed in the affiliated hospitals or other hospitals mostly through campus interviews with ease and some by their own effort.