It has an ultra-modern Simulation Lab to provide healthcare students the opportunity to learn professional skills on training manikins. The centre has a range of trainers, from simple task trainers to the most complex, interactive, computer-based training units such as the SimMan™ and SimBaby™.

More than 100 training manikins are available to train undergraduate and postgraduate students in the health science including medical, dental, nursing and allied health fields.

The Medical Simulation Centre is unique in that it provides learning by simulated conditions in clinical / controlled environment.

Students of all constituent colleges under the Manipal Academy of Higher Education including medical, dental, nursing and allied health colleges are trained at this centre and there are courses for employees of the university like police, fire fighters, ambulance drivers and the general public.