JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research, Mysuru established in 2008 is focused on medical and health-related studies, and comprises of JSS Medical College, JSS Dental College and JSS College of Pharmacy at the main campus in Mysore as well as another Pharmacy college in Ootacamund, Tamil Nadu. With a view to extend the horizons in the field of Health Sciences, the Department of Water and Health and Department of Health System Management Studies were also started later. Today, more than 650 faculty members instruct approximately 3000 undergraduate, 2500 graduate students and around 300 research scholars for 145 courses. The remarkable growth of the institution in a short span of time is due to; Eminent Leadership, Good Governance, Academic excellence, Experienced Faculty, National and International Student diversity, Research excellence, Infrastructure that meets the needs of the academics, research, extension and student support.
Area of Excellence
JSS AHER, Mysuru provides education that is driven by Quality and Excellence. Times Higher Education World University Ranking, ranked among top 500 Universities globally. National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) - A+ Grade NIRF rankings 2019 - 34th Rank. Ranked 4th - ARIIA Rankings 2019.
Research Capability and Focus Area
Research Capability and focus area are; Clinical Trials Pre-clinical trials Drug Discovery, Development & Delivery – from concept to commercialization Herbal Drug Development and standardization Patient safety through Pharmacovigilance Other research capabilities include Drug and Medical devices, vaccines, biopharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, and data mining and analytics.
Notable Research / Publication
We have 25 papers in Lancet – journal with the 3rd best Impact Factor in the World. Authors from JSS AHER have collaborated with authors from 65 countries. Total citations as per scopus is more than 50,000. Average impact factor of 2.5.
State of the Art classrooms and digital infrastucture to support student learning
Digital Library with 24x7 access to learning resources