SSCASR has an independent campus located in the picturesque Panchagiri Hills opposite to the Art of Living International Ashram, Kanakapura Road, Bangalore.
COURSE OFFERED & STATUS OF RECOGNITION
The college offers Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (B.A.M.S.) (Ayurvedacharya) degree course ,approved by CCIM ( for details log in to www.ccimindia.org ) , sanctioned by AYUSH, Government of India, New Delhi & affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore ( for details log into www.rguhs.ac.in). The college also offers Post Graduation [M.D(Ayu)] courses in Samhita Evam Siddhanta, Rasashastra & Bhaishajya Kalpana and Dravyaguna Vijnana ,Swasthavritta, Kayachikitsa, Panchkarma, Shalya Tantra, Shalakya Tantra, Prasuti Tantra, Kaumarabhritya.
SSCASR is an initiative of Sri Sri Ravishankar Vidya Mandir Trust, a blend of ancient wisdom and modern science. The college has traditional experts, brainstorming with modern scientists to bring out the best of Ayurveda to the world.
SANCTIONED INTAKE CAPACITY
The sanctioned intake capacity for the current year is 100 (Hundred) for Undergraduation courses. Post Graduation-Samhita Evam Siddhanta(4 seats), Dravyaguna (5seats), Rasa shastra &Bhaishajya Kalpana(6 seats), Kayachikitsa (6 seats), Panchkarma (6seats), Shalya Tantra(6seats), Shalakya Tantra(6 Seats), Prasuti Tantra(6 seats), Kaumarabhritya (6seats), Swasthavritta (6 seats).
DURATION OF THE COURSE
The professional course (B.A.M.S. degree) offered, extends for a period of 4 ½ years comprising of four phases, of first three phases of 12 months each and fourth phase of 18 months. In addition to this, there is compulsory internship training for a period of one year.
Post Graduation courses extends for a period of three years of 12 months each.
After the successful completion of the course, the students will be awarded Ayurveda Acharya, Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery degree (B.A.M.S.), provided he/she has satisfactorily completed the one year compulsory internship also.
At SSCASR, students are provided with excellent infrastructure facilities to aid them in their studies and all round development . The facilities include a well equipped library, laboratory, museum and hostel complex.
Separate, spacious and well equipped boys and girls hostel, indoor games facilities, meditation hall and spacious dining hall are provided.
The college has a highly qualified and experienced teaching faculty and training staff, many of whom are established names in their respective fields.
The college has a well established library consisting of over 5000 titles in Ayurveda and other medical books for reference. A number of periodicals, Indian and International journals are also subscribed to. The library is open to the staff and the students of the college only.
Separate digital library facility is available with internet, browsing, helinet connection, with access to over 2000 medical journals. Here fresh students are trained by the experts to get computer knowledge.
About 500 species of plants which include rare and local species of medicinal plants are spread in an area of 6 acres. This helps the students to get familiarized with each species of medicinal herb.
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT CENTRE
The college has a well equipped pharmacy with various products manufactured and marketed under the brand name of Sri Sri Ayurveda.
Manufacturing of Herbal Medicines, Body Care Products and Food Supplements along with major research activities are undertaken at the state-of-the-art, GMP certified production unit and research center located in the vicinity of the college campus.
Transport facilities are available for students and staff from city to the institution and for local visit to different institutions for academic purposes.
ADDITIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME
Every year excursion to places outside the campus is conducted as a part of Educational learning & training to the students.
Spacious ground for outdoor games, facilities for indoor games & regular coaching by Physical Trainer, is given to enable the students to participate in various State and National level competitions.
Students are exposed to different co-curricular activities like the YES+ programme of the international Art of Living, Yoga and Meditation which helps in the overall development and a perfect atmosphere is set for the blossoming of the individual to the full potential.
Teaching of Kannada for non-Karnataka students, Indian Constitution, etc. are crafted into the curriculum. Coaching is arranged in Football, Table tennis, Cricket etc. These measures ensure that the students are groomed into unique and thorough professionals, well-equipped and raring to serve the world.
Students are encouraged to participate in all National/ International level Symposiums, Seminars and workshops conducted by Art of Living.
This wing is actively involved in various events like rural health camps, cleanliness programme, regular blood donation camps, celebration of National days and other services.
BHISHAK SRI AWARD
The institution has a good tradition of recognizing the services of senior physicians in the field of Ayurveda by conferring ‘Bhishak Sri’ award every year.
Regular ‘Ayurveda Awareness Camps’ are conducted to encourage the practice of this ancient and highly efficient form of cure and healthcare among the general public.
Conferences and Seminars
Regular National and International level conferences and seminars are conducted in order to enable the staff and students to keep in touch with modern technology and latest development in Ayurveda.
Eminent scholars of Ayurveda are being invited to the institution to deliver guest lectures regularly.
GREEN HEALTH CAMPAIGNS
Green Health Campaigns are organized regularly in which the villagers are encouraged to plant medicinal plants, which can be used as medicines for common illnesses.
Shiyopanayana Samskara, a unique traditional ceremony of inducting the freshly admitted students, is conducted every year in the presence of Poojya Guruji.
Acharya Parishad is a newly introduced unique academic programme where in a senior Ayurveda scholar is invited to stay in the college premises for three days to have intense academic sessions with students, staff & also to give effective consultations to the patients.
Various other festivities and occasions like Annual day, Annual Sports Meet, Hospital Anniversary, Dhanwantari Jayanti, Teachers day, Gurupoornima, Independence Day, Republic Day, etc. are also celebrated with joy and fervour in our institution.
Our Institution also brings out “Annual College Magazine” containing guest articles from Ayurveda stalwarts and in house articles of Staff and Students.
The college also boasts of an excellent anti-ragging committee and vigilance flying squad according to the RGUHS, Karnataka and Government of Karnataka norms. Details of the committee can be found in the attachment below.