Sanju Pant


Department of Mental Health (Psychiatric) Nursing


    She is a Lecturer in the Department of Mental Health (Psychiatric) Nursing, Manipal College of Nursing, Manipal Academy of Higher Education.

    • She is responsible for classroom teaching and clinical supervision of undergraduate and postgraduate nursing students.
    • Research co-guide for postgraduate dissertations.
    • Advisor of Cultural Committee, SNA 2022-23.
    • Member of the Editorial committee
    • Course coordinator – BLS & First aid course for students of Manipal Centre of Business Practice.


Subject Semester / Year
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing - Theory & Practical III Year BSc Nursing
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing - Theory & Practical II Year PBBSc Nursing
Psychiatric Nursing (Mental Health ) - Practical I Year MSc Nursing
Psychiatric Nursing (Mental Health) - Practical II Year MSc Nursing
Communicative English I Semester BSc Nursing
English I Year PBBSc Nursing


Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Nursing Army College of Nursing Jalandhar, Punjab under BFHUS, Faridkot 2012- 2016
Master of Science in Nursing Psychiatric Nursing (Mental Health) KGMU College of Nursing, King Georges Medical University, Lucknow, UP. 2018-2020


Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Manipal College of Nursing, MAHE, Manipal Lecturer Academic and clinical supervision February 8, 2021 till date
Ved College of Nursing, PIMS Baroli, Panipat Clinical Instructor/Tutor Academic and clinical supervision November 7, 2016 to October 16, 2018


Area of Interest

Substance use disorder, psychiatric emergencies, Alcohol and liver disease & its management, psychology, biostatistics and research.

Area of Expertise

Mental Health Nursing, psychology, covid-training, psychological first aid, Research health ethics.

Area of Research

Adolescent and Sexuality, Substance use disorder, caregivers, opioid use, impact of Covid-19.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Registered member of UP Nursing Council

Additional Qualifications & Courses

  • Mind Control: Managing Your Mental Health During COVID-19 course authorized by the University of Toronto
  • Introduction to psychology course authorized by Yale University.
  • Psychological First Aid course authorized by Johns Hopkins University
  • Alcohol and liver & management of liver diseases by IBLS, AIIMS Delhi.

Grant Details

  • ICMR - "A SAMARPAN Program (Prevention of Suicide, Substance abuse, abuse and Neglect, Eating problems, Peer pressure, managing emotions, and Behavioural problems) among children in primary school of Karnataka State”

Significant co-dependency, anxiety, depression and family burden among the caregivers of patients with opioid dependence syndrome: An observational study.

2022-01-01 Sudha Mishra Sujita Kumar Kar

Global psychiatry archives, 5(2), 90-105

The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Developing Nations: Emerging Mental Health Challenges and Interventions.

2021-30-09 Flavia Sharlet Noronha Renjulal Yesodharan Asha K Nayak Dsa, R. J.

Indian Journal of Community Health, 33(3), 419–423.

Emerging risky sexual behaviour and substance abuse among adolescents.


Indian Journal of Health, Sexuality & Culture. 7 (1), ISSN 2581-575X.

Undergraduate - BSc Nursing

I Semester & III Year

Undergraduate - PBBSc Nursing

I Year & II Year

Postgraduate - MSc Nursing

I Year & II Year