The Smt. Nagarathnamma College of Nursing believes that the Undergraduate Programme Nursing is of paramount importance for the nurses, as it enables them to become exemplary citizens by adhering to the code of ethics and professional conduct at all times in fulfilling personal, social and professional obligations and responding to national aspirations. This institution believes that the practice of nursing is based upon application of basic concepts and principles derived from the physical, biological, and behavioral sciences, medicine and nursing. This Undergraduate Programme is based on values of caring and aims to help individuals to attain independence in self care. It helps the candidates develop compassion and understanding of human behavior. It encourages the practitioners to provide care with respect, dignity and protect the rights of individuals and groups. This institution believes that the Undergraduate Programme Nursing recognizes national health goals and is committed to participating in the implementation of National Health policies and programme.