Colaco Academy of Paramedical Sciences

About The College

Colaco Academy of Paramedical Sciences



Colaco Academy of Paramedical Sciences ,Colaco Hospital was started by Late Dr. Lydia Colaco in the year 1955.For over more than 50 years Colaco Hospital has been a beacon of light for the suffering. Situated on Bendore main road, Colaco Hospital is the first private hospital of Mangalore. Colaco Hospital is committed to provide high-quality comprehensive speciality services focused on meeting the health care needs of the local population.

colaco academy of paramedical sciences came into existence in the year 2006, thus  creates trained professionals in Paramedical Sciences. The Institute is situated at Kankanady in the heart of the picturesque city of Mangalore, with a built up area of 28,000 Sq.ft. Colaco Academy of Paramedical Sciences is a specialized and well-equipped institution thus impart quality education and training in the field of Para-Medical Sciences.


Facilities in Colaco Academy of Paramedical Sciences





The faculty comprises the best academicians the city can offer. Other than permanent members a host of visiting members from top business houses and professionals of the city share their thoughts and experiences with the students. The faculty at COLACO is committed to create graduates with a difference. Moving
beyond academics they strive to help the students to excel and also train them to face
the challenges in life.


Teaching Methodology


The teaching methodology includes the lecture method along with case studies, group discussions, syndicate sessions, role play, student presentations, management games, seminars, workshops and the use of audio visual aids, LCD, OHP etc. for instance .




The library is a treasure trove of books. Valuable books on various subjects relating to nursing, Medical Laboratory, Operation theatre techniques, X-ray techniques international business, Management, human resources and books on latest trends and research works also provided . Latest periodicals and journals also made available .


The college provides adequate facilities for both sports and games to encourage all-round development of the students.


Extra Curricular Activities


The faculty strives for the multifaceted development of the students. They encourage them to take part in dramatics,
quiz competitions, debating, music, dance and singing competition at collegiate and inter-collegiate levels for instance.
Spoken English and English Fluency Classes also available to upgrade speaking skills.
Leadership Development programmes also conducted.




Separate hostel facility for both boys and girls included.  They have comfortable rooms, adequate furniture and other amenities for instance .  A hygienic mess facility also available .





The college is confident that the students trained at COLACO will stand head and shoulders above the rest in any
interview. It is the endeavour of the college to have a full fledged placement cell headed by a placement professor.


Care of Freshers


The faculty step in as caring mentors to make the freshers feel comfortable and safe in both college and hostel. As
ragging is a non-bailable offence counselling for students also available .


Courses offered in Colaco Academy of Paramedical Sciences








  • A pass in SSLC/PUC/PDC/+2/ Intermediate/Std. XII or any other equivalent examination.



  • 3 years for SSLC passed candidates.
  • 2 years for PUC/PDC/10+2 / Intermediate/Std XII or any other equivalent examination passed

Admission procedure



Firstly ,Collect applications form from the office.
Secondly ,Fill the form with following documents:


  • SSLC / Std XII / PUC marks card.
  • Transfer Certificate.
  • Migration Certificate (for Non-Karnataka students)
  • Six passport size photographs of the candidates.






Recognized by the Government of Karnataka and Paramedical Board Vide Order No.: A-K-K 229 MME 2005 .



Location / Contacts

Working Hours

Now Open UTC + 5.5
  • Monday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Wednesday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Friday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Saturday 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Sunday Day Off

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