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The Genesis

The College of Nursing is a new institution under the umbrella of Manohar Hill Charitable Trust.

The trust is a symbol of benevolence and compassion for suffering fellow being and is a bold experiment of social service, which was, founded in 1964 by late Mr. P. Geevarghese a Kottayam Industrialist.

Based on personal conviction and Philosophy of its founder that "man is only a custodian of God's money, various institutions were established by trust for social service and to contribute to welfare and development of community in health, education and allied fields.

The institutions under the Manohar Hill Charitable Trust include the following institution with proven track record since decades.

  • M.G.D.M. HOSPITAL (1964)
  • P. Geevarghese School of Nursing (1975)
  • Baselios English Medium School (1974)
  • School of Medical Laboratory Technology (1979)
  • The College of Nursing is the youngest institution under the trust, which is being established and planned to be developed as a prestigious institution under the trust. The College is named after the saintly bishop Theophilus, who was an inspiring force and promoter of M.G.D.M. HOSPITAL and other trust institutions.


Theophilus college of Nursing commenced functioning in 2002 and is recognised by Kerala Nurse's & Midwives council, Indian Nursing Council and is affiliated to Kerala University of Health Sciences (KUHS).

IVth Batch B.Sc Nsg students have completed course in 2011 and has passed with 100% results.


1 Medical �Surgical Nursing Department
2 Mental Health Nursing Department
3 Community Health Nursing Department
4 Child Health Nursing Department
5 Maternity Nursing Department


Principal 1
Vice -Principal cum Asso. Professor 1
Asst. Professor 2
Senior Lecturer 6
Asst. Lecturer 13

Mrs. Shyla Ipe Varghese Principal - Msc Nsg Child Health Nursing

Mrs. Ligi Prince

Vice Principal - Msc Nsg - Medical Surgical Nursing
Mrs. Jolly Mattom Asst. Professor - Msc Nsg - Mental Health Nursing
Mrs. Shincy Saju Asst Professor - Msc Nsg - Community Health Nursing
Mrs. Anitha john Senior Lecturer - Msc Nsg - Medical Surgical Nursing
Mrs. Bindhu Sebastian Senior Lecturer - Msc Nsg - Medical Surgical Nursing
Mr. Arun Abraham Senior Lecturer - Msc Nsg - Community Health Nursing
Ms. Deepthy Prabhakar Senior Lecturer - Msc Nsg - Maternity Nursing
Ms.Nisha Mathew Senior Lecturer - Msc Nsg - Maternity Nursing
Mrs. Ponnamma P.R Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mrs. Ligimol George Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mrs. Anna Jose Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mr. Rahul R Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mrs. Joshi Ani Mathew Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mr. Anoop Mohanan Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mrs. Tintu W Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Ms. Joyce Susan Koshy Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mr. Rinosh P.Thomas Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Ms. Smitha S Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Ms. Sreejaya Mohan Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Mrs. Aswathy K.A Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing
Ms. Kochurani Benny Asst. Lecturer - Bsc Nursing

Faculty Improvement Programmes

We have well established TNAI unit and we conduct Journal Club every week to update knowledge of the faculty. In addition, our members are participating in various continuing Nursing Education Programmes.



Mar Geevarghese Dionysious Memorial Hospital, Kangazha (established in 1964) has a prominent place in the health sector of Kerala especially Kottayam District. From its humble beginning as a small dispensary to cater to the health care needs of a rural community, it has become a multi disciplinary institution. It renders not only hospital based services but also preventive and promotive health care and also services aimed at the educational and comprehensive development and welfare of the community it serves. While most of the multi specialty hospitals in Kerala and India are situated in urban setting, our hospital has a special stature owing to its modern multi specialty organization in a rural community setting. The hospital today offers the following services.


1. General Medicine
2. General Surgery
3. Cardiology
4. Obstetrics & Gynaecology
5. Ophthalmology
6. Gastroenterology
7. Paediatrics
8. Psychiatry
9. Otolaryngeology
10. Orthopaedic Surgery
11. Physcial Medicine
12. Anaesthesiology
13. Urology
14. Nephrology
15. Oro-dental Surgery
16. Neurology
17. Radiology
18. Deaddiction Centre
19. Geriatric Centre



a. Post Operative critical Care Unit
b. Medical ICU
c. Coronary Care Unit
d. Stroke Unit
e. Blood Bank
f. Dialysis Unit
g. Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Services
h. Operation theatre complex.


a. Modern clinical Laboratory
b. Central Pharmacy
c. X-ray, U.S.G. & Doppler
d. E.C.G. & E.E.G
e. Dietary & Canteen
f. Chaplaincy services


True to the vision and mission of the institution it also provides specialized innovative out reach programmes like
Eye camp,
School Health programmes,
Under five clinics,
High Risk Clinic,
Speech and Hearing clinic
Developmental and Rehabilitation clinic
Adolescent clinic etc.



For the following super specialties in which the existing facilities are not sufficient; arrangements for affiliation are being made.

Cardio thoracic surgery St. Gregorious Cardio Vascular Center, Parumala

Plastic Surgery

Caritas Hospital, Thellakom, Kottayam.
Neuro Surgery
Child Health Nursing
Jubilee Mission Medical College Hospital, Thrissur.

Medical Surgical

Taluk Head Quarters Hospital, Kanjirappilly.

S.H Medical Centre, Kottayam
Maternity & Gynaecology Taluk Head Quarters Hospital, Changanassery


C.H.C, Edayarikkappuzha



The following committees are functioning in the college. Each committee conducts periodic meetings and minutes are recorded and maintained.

 Staff council
          Chairperson - Principal
          Secretary - Mr.Arun Abraham
 Library committee
          Chairperson - Mrs Ligi Prince
          Members - Mrs Jolly Mattom, Mrs Anitha John, Mrs Dolly Christobel
 Student/Staff welfare committee
          Chairperson - Mrs Jolly Mattom
          Members - Mrs Anitha John, Mr Arun Abraham
 Student disciplinary committee
          Chairperson - Principal
          Members - Mrs Ligi Prince, Mrs Anitha John, Ms.Deepthy Prabhakar
 Curriculum committee
          Chairperson - Principal
          Members - Mrs Ligi Prince, Mrs Jolly Mattom, Mrs. Anitha John


Academic programme

a) Syllabus of the course:
4 year B.Sc.Nusrsing course offered by the college is affiliated to Kerala University of Health Sciences(KUHS). The B.Sc.Nsg. Syllabus which is framed in tune with regulation of Indian Nursing Council are followed strictly in this institution.

b) Admission to the course:
i) No. of Seats: Currently the annual intakes is only 50 seats as permitted by Govt. of Kerala, Kerala Nurses and Midwives Council and Kerala University of Health Sciences(KUHS).

ii)Eligibility for Admission: Candidate for admission to the course of B.Sc. Nursing shall be required to have passed Higher Secondary course of Kerala or any other course with 10+2 Years duration recognized as equivalent these to be Kerala University of Health Sciences(KUHS) with Physics , Chemistry and Biology as optional with minimum 50% aggregate marks in there subjects.

iii)Criteria for Admission: 50% seats are filled by Govt. of Kerala through LBS Centre following all statutory reservation. Balance 50% seat are Management Quota seats. This 50% seats of Management Quota are filled on the basis of merit list prepared by management.

c) Examination & Evaluation system: University examination is conducted yearly in addition to regular and systematic internal evaluation which is ongoing and continuous.


With a vision of contributing to all-round and integrated development of students, following activities are planned to be provided

1. Association and Leadership development
         Student Nurses association

2. Sports and Games Facilities for outdoor sports and games are provided in stadium adjacent to the college. Indoor games facilities are provided in the hostel.

3. Cultural and Entertainment Programs
Frequent cultural and entertainment programs are organized for the development of students in these areas. which includes Music Club, Debate Club, Quiz Club and Nature Club etc. Monthly cultural evenings are conducted for talented students to develop their potential to the maximum



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