In the year 2000, Dr. Rajeev Rai an Educationist and a social worker founded the ‘A.V.K. Trust’. Under his able leadership, A.V.K trust followed a motto of“We Educate A Child in True Sense”;henceforth A.V.K Group of Institutions took a giant leap of faith to impart professional UG and PG degree courses in Computer Applications, Commerce, Management and Nursing. The courses offered at A.V.K. Group of institutions are opening up new vistas and exciting avenues for the students by promising excellent career opportunities at national and international levels.
AVK Group of Institutions offer two student friendly campuses spread in two different localities of Bengaluru, the first campus located in Banashankari – stage 2, has PUC with Science and Commerce combinations, General Nursing and Midwifery (GNM), B.Sc. Nursing, P.B.B.Sc Nursing, Degree with B.Com and BCA, M.Com: Evening College with B.Com and BA. This campus is also the study center of all UG and PG correspondence courses affiliated to Bangalore University. The second campus is near Sun Valley Club at Chikkagollarahaltti, Magadi Road, Bengaluru, 14 kms away from the city Railway station. It runs courses on MBA, BBA, B.Com, M.Sc. Nursing, Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing and GNM. In-addition NSVK School of Nursing and Brite School and College of Nursing are now under the able leadership of Dr. Rajeev Rai.
AVK trust aims at combining all aspects of a day-to-day life to make the students studying here, true citizens of our country. The teachers/faculty at AVK trust believe in teaching the students the true spirit of educating one self, added with patriotism and selfless knowledge, which would server their purpose in all walks of life, strengthening the same with the qualities of humbleness, modesty and simplicity.
Paramedical & Nursing Courses for All
Since its inception, AVK trust has ventured into several domains of professional courses, offering quality education. The key domainAVK trust puts in most of its efforts and hard work is into Paramedical and Nursing courses, which are available at both of the two campuses of the AVK trust. AVK and Brite College of Nursing is one of the best Nursing Colleges in Bengaluru, offering courses such as GNM, B.Sc. (Nursing), P.B.B.Sc (Nursing), M.Sc. (Nursing) in all five specialties, having affiliations to RGUHS.
AVK-Brite College of Nursing is a place of learning, a home away from home, a place where a system exists wherein every student gets the best of care, food and education.The environment of care and concern is a stimulator for the students to perform well not only in academics, but in co-curricular activities as well.
The curriculum is as per the standards set by the affiliating and recognizing bodies; the students get in-hand practical training in Government and Private Hospitals as per the requirement. For training in the five specialties of Psychiatry, Medical Surgery, Community, OBG, and Pediatric Nursing, we have collaborated with specialized centers.
Effective Learning and Teaching
AVK-Brite Nursing College recognizes the fact that a good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination and install a love for learning. The head of the institution Dr. Rajeev Rai, has a vast experience in Education and staff are hired based on the qualification, experience, demo classes and an interview consisting of a panel of experts, hence keeping the quality of teachers and the teaching top-notch. Teachers do not just deliver a lecture, but make sure every student absorbs the learnings from that lecture.Student attendance is of great importance, and in case of valid absenteeism, students can attend special classes. There are also remedial classes in English held for students, who feel they need an improvement in their communication skills.Research is an integral part of the curriculum, regular internships at the hospitals and the clinics are a norm, at AVK College of nursing. Students are encouraged to participate in sports and co-curricular activities both on intra and inter collegiate levels.
Achievements at AVK-Brite Nursing College
Year after year students pass out with distinctions at AVK-Brite Nursing College, RenuMaharajan, an alumni of the institute was the recipient of a Gold Medal for B.Sc. (Nursing) for the year 2017-18, the Vice President of India himself bestowed this honor on her. In-addition she also bagged the prestigious ‘FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE AWARD’. Thousands of students have been placed in some of the most prestigious in Europe and USA also.
The Government of Jharkhand and Tripura selected AVK-Brite College of Nursing for the auspicious purpose of training tribals and students of backward classes like SC/ST and OBC and Minorities. Chenla University of Cambodia, Government of Burkina Faso, Kampala University, Uganda have given us the opportunity to collaborate with them through the implementation of joint research projects, faculty exchange programs. Lastly, AVK nursing college has tie-ups with the government of Singapore and Dubai, for placements.
Meet the Visionary
An Educationist and a social reformer by heart,Dr. Rajeev Rai founded the AVK trust and hence began his journey towards giving back to the society. The Ballsbridge University awarded him with a doctorate in the field of education. He is also a National Spokesperson & Secretary of Samajwadi Party. He has literary side to him as well, making him the Chief Editor of ‘Janagraha National Hindi Weekly’. Awards like ‘Rajeev Gandhi Excellence Award’ – in the year 2002, ‘ShikshaBharatiPuraskar’ award – in the year, 2010 are a few of the many Excellency awards in his endeavor towards achieving a greater and a better society.