It is located in Kirtipur, Kathmandu, Nepal.
ABOUT THIS COLLEGE:
Ayurveda Campus is the only centre for Bachelor level of Ayurvedic education in Nepal. It resulted from the merging of HMG's Ayurveda Vidhyalaya and Chikitsalaya with the Institute of Medicine in 1972. History reveals that Rajakiya Ayurveda Vidhyalaya was the first to start technical education in the country in 1928. Ayurveda Campus is solely committed to produce qualified doctors to meet the national need. At present Ayurveda Campus is conducting BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) program as a branch of Institute of Medicine (IOM) under Tribhuvan University (T.U.).
GOAL OF THIS COLLEGE:
Its aim to train a competent Ayurvedic Doctor capable of providing Ayurveda Health Services needed for development of Ayurveda, to enable the students to identify and manage health care at health institutions and community, to enable the students to inoculate analytical, problem solving, practical/clinical and communication skills and to establish interaction with Government and Non-Governmental Agencies to promote holistic health in the community.
At present Ayurveda Campus is conducting only one Bachelor level course i.e. Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS).
BAMS is a 5.5 years course equivalent to MBBS in the related field. It consists of 3 professionals of 18 months each, basic sciences, pre-clinical and clinical subjects with laboratory and hospital practice respectively. After completion of 4.5 years academic course one has to complete 1 year compulsory rotating internship in different department of Ayurvedic Hospitals or Ayurveda Teaching Hospital.
Candidates who have passed Proficiency Certificate in Traditional and General medicine or Intermediate in Science with Biology or 10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry, Biology (EPCB) examination securing at least 50% marks, are eligible to apply.
Hostel is provided to the students with good environment.
The Library of the campus is well equipped with books, teaching and learning materials with good environment for study. Anatomy & Physiology lab is equipped with different teaching and learning materials.
The Campus provides scholarship to the students securing higher positions in the entrance exam and in the professional exams. The scholarship is provided on 2 headings: Bonafied scholarship scheme - provided to 25% students annually and Free-ship scheme - provided to 20% students annually.
After completing the course the person will be able to work in His Majesty's Government Nepal as well as private hospitals and clinics, institutes, NGOs, INGO etc.