SHRI VINOBA BHAVE COLLEGE OF NURSING, SILVASSA
Shri Vinoba Bhave Civil Hospital, Silvassa earlier known as Cottage Hospital was started in the year 1952 with minimum OPD services and Indoor facility. This hospital after renovation is named as “Shri Vinoba Bhave Civil Hospital, Silvassa” and rededicated to the people on 01/07/1999. It is 650 bedded multi-specialty teaching hospitals, catering the health needs of population in Dadra & Nagar Haveli and surrounding areas of Gujarat and Maharashtra.
Shri Vinoba Bhave Civil Hospital took an initiative of starting a School of Nursing in the year 2008 with an aim to uplift the tribal girls through nursing education. The school was upgraded to College of Nursing with Basic B.Sc. Nursing in the year 2013 with an annual intake of 40 students which was increased to 60 in the year 2016 and again enhanced to 66 seats in 2021. The M.Sc. Nursing course was started in 2016 with an annual intake of 20 seats, with 5 major specializations and enhanced to 22 seats in the year of 2021.