Overview of Amrita School of Ayurveda (ASA) Kerala
Amrita School of Ayurveda (ASA) is a Private Ayurveda college located in Kollam, Kerala, India. "Amrita School of Ayurveda" offers 5 years BAMS course approved by CCIM. Affiliated by Amrita Vishwavidyalaya Peetham, recognized by CCIM, Govt. Of India.
AMRITA VISHWA VIDYAPEETHAM is the river of knowledge with Her Holiness Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi as its fount. This river finds its course across five campuses, with 15 schools of excellence, offering more than 120-degree programs (Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral) with a strong contingent of 1500 faculty and 13,000 students. It is today a multi-disciplinary institution in the real sense with path-breaking research in the areas of Engineering, Medicine, Management and Communication. With the mission of offering value-based education in letter and spirit, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham designs the courses of study that are continuously reviewed and updated, keeping abreast with the advancements in the field. The Management is committed to creating and sustaining an ambience that is most conducive to learning and nurturing youth who are intellectually competent and socially committed.
The Amrita School of Ayurveda pursues a unique path in blending ancient philosophies and science of health by nurturing a better breed of Ayurvedic physicians, professionally world class and mentally equipped to meet the challenges of the modern world.
Amrita School of Ayurveda, Amritapuri was established in the year 2004 and managed by Mata Amritanandamayi Math Trust. The college has developed into a prestigious centre for education in Ayurveda, nationally as well as internationally, under the gracious guidance of its founder and spiritual guru, Mata Amritanandamayi Devi.
In today’s world, Ayurveda is gaining an increasing importance in the healthcare field. The Ayurveda Hospital and Research Centre attached to the Amrita School of Ayurveda is engaged in research and manufacturing of Ayurvedic medicines. The Institution is situated on 25 acres of beautiful land near the backwaters along the coast of Kerala, 2 miles west of Karunagappally from NH-47 in Kollam District and is at walkable distance from the Ashram headquarters. It has an overall built-up area of 200,000 square feet shared by the school and an attached hospital with a capacity of 250 beds. The college runs the BAMS graduate course and certificate courses in Panchakarma and Ayurvedic Pharmacy.