James college of Nursing was established in the year 2002 and is situated at the beautiful river bank, Chalakudy. The college is located in the 10 acres of campus of St. James Medical Academy one and half km away from south junction, Chalakudy and two and half km away from Chalakudy railway station. It is run by St. James hospital Trust.The college is affiliated to Kerala University of Health and Allied Sciences from 2010 admission. It has the recognition and sanction by Kerala State Nursing council as per the order No. 11490/01/NC dt.27-12-2002 and Indian Nursing council as per the order No. 18- 16/2244-1NC.