Dharmarathnakara Dr Mahalingam Institute of Paramedical Sciences & Research College of Nursing was established in 2001 and it is affiliated to Tamil Nadu Dr M G R Medical University. The college is approved by Indian Nursing Council (INC), Government of India and recognized by Maharashtra Nursing Council, Mumbai. The college provides good infrastructure facilities such as Library, Laboratories, Canteen, Transport, Placement, Sports, Clinical facilities, Hostel accommodation. Dharmarathnakara Dr Mahalingam Institute of Paramedical Sciences & Research College of Nursing has professionally trained and highly qualified faculty. The college offers Diploma course in General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM), undergraduate and postgraduate courses in B Sc Nursing and M Sc Nursing.