Established in 1994 with an aim to impart education in medical & paramedical field, Karnataka Educational & Charitable Trust is a well-known name in the field of education. The trust offers training in Nursing, Ayurveda etc. with a world class infrastructure and trained faculty. The state of the art facilities attract students from all walks of life. The Trust has its administrative office at K.E.C.T Towers, Hoigebail, Ashoknagar, Mangaluru.
The campus is spread in a vast area accommodating Karnataka Ayurveda Medical College, S.C.S College of Nursing Sciences and hostels in independent buildings.