JSS Institute of Speech and Hearing, Dharwad is located in a lush green campus measuring around 80 acres, near Kelageri- lake, Dharwad. The campus also comprises JSS public school, JSS Halbhavi School of Arts, JSS Production Centre and JSS-ADWIT Global IT centre. The JSS Institute of Speech and Hearing, Dharwad is recognised by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI), New Delhi and affiliated to the Karnatak University, Dharwad. The institute is also recognised by the Suvarna Arogya Suraksha Trust (SAST) as a rehabilitation centre of the Govt. of Karnataka’s Cochlear Implant Scheme. The objectives of the institute are providing quality education, affordable clinical services, public education and need-based research.
Dharwad is the district headquarters of Dharwad District in the state of Karnataka, India and is merged with the city of Hubballi forming the second largest city in Karnataka. Dharwad is an academic and cultural centre, whereas Huballi is a commercial and industrial centre. Dharwad is known for its educational institutions such as Karnatak University, Agricultural University, IIT and several other institutions. Dharwad is well connected to all major cities in India by rail and road.