JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research

JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research (JSSAHER) formerly known as JSS University, is Deemed-to-be University located in Mysuru, Karnataka. It was established in 2008 under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 and is part of JSS Mahavidyapeetha, which runs a variety of educational institutions. This deemed-tobe university is recognized by the Ministry of Education and accredited by NAAC with A+ Grade. JSS AHER has been graded as Category-I Deemed-tobe University by UGC. It has been focusing on teaching, research and health services since its inception.

JSS AHER comprises of medical, dental and pharmacy colleges at the main campus and a pharmacy college in Ootacamund, Tamil Nadu. With a view to extend the horizons in the field of health sciences, the Department of Water and Health (Faculty of Life Sciences) and Department of Health System Management Studies have been integrated as Deemed-to-be university departments.