Faculty of Ayurveda


Banaras Hindu University was rated 'A' by NAAC in April 2006.

New courses started
At Rajiv Gandhi Sauth Campus, Barkachchha
B. Pharma. (Ay) (4 Y2 years degree course)
Diploma in Naturopathy and Yoga Therapy (2Y2 years course)

At BHU Campus, Varanasi
P.G.Diploma in Maternal Health Care (2 years course)
P.G.Diploma in Kshara Karma (2 years course)
P.G.Diploma in Neonatal Care (2 years course)
Certificate Course in Prasav Vigyan (1 years course)
Certificate Course in Vikiran avam Chhaya (1 years course)

New departments created
Department of Kaumarbhritya
Department of Kriya Sharir
Department of Rachana Sharir
Department of Shalakya Tantra
Department of Siddhant & Darshan
Department of Swasthavritta
Department ofVikrti Vigyana

Placement cell formed

Internet facility was provided to majority of the departments enabling them free access of about 622 medical journals including Ayurvedic journals. A total of 32 new appointments 8 promotions in higher scale are made at teaching posts.

MOU Signed
1. Between Banaras Hindu University and Trincomalee
Campus of Easter University, Sri Lanka
2. Between Banaras Hindu University and Rosenberg Society
for Holistic Health and Education, European, Academy of
Ayurveda, Birstein, Germany in October 2007.

Anewwing in Atreya Hostel was constructed.

Hospital Service

  1. Swasthya Rakshana in SS Hospital, BHU
  2. OPD on every Wednesday at Rajiv Gandhi South Campus
  3. Radiological facilities started
  4. Several Workshops organized

Financial Assistance
Asum ofRs. 3.12 crores is sanctioned by department ofAYUSH for developmental activities.
A sum of Rs. 10 lacs is sanctioned by department of AYUSH, New Delhi for computerized library.

Events held

  • Elixir- 2006: The interuniversity competitions and events in Sports and Culture for year 2007 at Institute level
  • LitCom: The Literary Event Competition for year 2007 at institute level
  • AyurLitCom: The Literary Event competition for years 2006 and 2007 at faculty level
  • Vivekanad Jayanti Celebrations on 12th Jan. 2007.