Sri Aroor Laxminarayana Rao Memorial Ayurvedic Medical College and Hospital, Koppa was established in 1987 by renowned industrialist and social reformer, Sri Aroor Ramesh Rao under the auspices of Aroor Educational Trust (Regd), Koppa with the object of imparting quality Ayurvedic education and providing health services to people in and around the Malnad Belt. The Society runs a charitable 125 bedded Ayurvedic Hospital at Quardhitlow, an estate area 8 k.m. from koppa town and a separate Aids Community Centre of 10 beds have enlarged the scope of the hospital. Three O.P.D units; in Thirthahalli, 25 k.m. from Koppa, Sringeri, 30 k.m. from Koppa and another in the heart of Koppa Town have been established for the convenience of the people in these areas. The Ayuvedic College, built on a sprawling 25 acre campus has established for itself a reputation for excellence, and consequently attracts students from across the country. The campus, with several imposing and purpose oriented buildings has a built up area of approximately 1,25,000 sq.ft. which was developed with an initial investment of Rs. 5 crores.All fourteen departments are fully equipped and staffed by a talented, knowledgeable and committed faculty which includes post graduates from reputed universities across India. The college has the privilege of utilizing the services of internationally reputed professors like Dr. V. N. Joshi, who has been deputed to train students at Thames Valley University, London. The services of senior professors of Gujarat Ayurveda University, Trivandrum University and Tokyo University, Japan, are utilized and students benefit immensely from their rich experience, knowledge and insight. Their expertise is also drawn upon while the various departments are established.
Contact Details of Aroor Laxminarayana Rao Memorial Ayurvedic Medical College & P.G. Centre, Chikmagalur
Address:Kachkal Road, Koppa, Chikmagalur Dist., Karnataka, 577126.