Nalam Academy

Nalam Academy

Nalam Academy is a non-profitable educational institution under Nalam Trust. It was started in the year of 2007, with a team of dedicated and experienced teachers and administrators.

Key Objectives of Nalam Academy

  • To create skillful and well-trained paramedical personnel from the underprivileged segments of the society
  • To create employment opportunity to alleviate poverty among the underprivileged
  • To nurture paramedical personnel with sound knowledge in their chosen field of healthcare for successful careers throughout their life

The Infrastructure

The academy is housed in a green environment providing a serene and tranquil atmosphere for students to excel in their studies. The classrooms are spacious and airy with the following features:

  • Digital-enabled with projectors
  • Individual, comfortable seats
  • Acoustically designed to minimize external noise

The students enjoy the state-of-the-art lab facilities at Nalam Hospital.

The campus is equipped with a Canteen and Coffee Shop providing clean and nutritious food items at subsidized rates for students.


Nalam Academy is recognized and approved by TAMIL NADU SKILL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (TNSDC) to conduct various courses under the Healthcare sector since 2017. TNSDC is the State Nodal Agency for Skill Development by the government of Tamilnadu and is functioning as a Corporation under the Ministry of Labour and Employment Department.

Nalam Academy is authorized to conduct the following technical courses under Healthcare sector.

  • General Duty Assistant (GDA)
  • Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT)
  • Operating Theatre Technician (OT)
  • Diet Assistant

The courses are delivered by experienced and well-qualified faculty. Faculty members hold relevant Masters or Bachelor’s degrees and/or have 3+ years of experience in the healthcare sector.

Nalam Academy
Nalam Academy

Students undergo trainings in various departments such as - Outpatient department, Surgery department, Obstetrics department, Operation Theatre, Medical Laboratory, X-ray department, Physiotherapy, Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD), Pharmacy, Dietetics & Counselling, Medical Records department.

Students also have numerous extra-curricular events to showcase their varied talents!


Nalam Academy has a stellar placement record of 70+% since its inception. A dedicated placement cell ensures ample and appropriate placement offers to students at the academy.

Positive Virtues of Nalam Academy

  • Hospital attached educational institute
  • Experienced and skilful teachers
  • Assured employment opportunity
  • Vast exposure - Opportunity to participate in various health awareness programs conducted by the hospital