Department of Public Health of KS Hegde Medical Academy has been conferred the Global Partner Award by the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. The recognition is bestowed on the Nitte Winter School launched by the Department of Public Health in which University of Minnesota students have participated as part of a collaboration between the two Universities.
The A.B. Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences has been awarded the D.N. Kapoor Award by the International College of Dentists (USA) Section VI, for 'BEST COMMUNITY DENTAL SERVICE ACTIVITIES' among all the dental colleges in the country.