KS Hegde Medical Academy was established in 1999, in Mangalore, India. KSHEMA is affiliated with Nitte University and recognized with Medical council of India. KSHEMA offers MBBS and other post graduated courses. The KSHEMA also offers B.Sc courses in Medical Imaging Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology , Anaesthesia & Operation Theatre Technology, Respiratory Therapy and Master’s program in Public Health (MPH). KSHEMA also have 1200 bed super-speciality hospital which serves as a teaching hospital for all the affiliated courses, and provides all levels of holistic health care including major super-specialty services. KSHEMA provides excellent training opportunities to the students of the academy.