Vaidyaratnam P.S Varier Ayurveda College

Vaidyaratnam P.S. Varier Ayurveda College, Kottakkal is one of the pioneering institutions in the academic topography of India, which offers excellent education in Ayurveda, the science of life. The College has completed 100 years of academic excellence and has a glorious history. The College was started by Vaidyaratnam P.S.Varier, the great visionary and social reformer, who revitalized and remodeled the science of Ayurveda. The Aryavaidya Patasala was started in the year 1917 at Calicut by Late Vaidyaratnam P.S.Varier, the founder of Arya Vaidya Sala and was run by the Arya Vaidya Samajam, a registered society. The Patasala was financed by the Arya Vaidayasala, Kottakkal. A four years course leading to the diploma ‘Arya Vaidyan’ was conducted. In 1924 Read More

College Hospital

The College has a 150 bedded Hospital which is well equipped with the essential Undergraduate and Post graduate training facilities.The Hospital is aided with the Central, State Government and Aryavaidyasala Funds .The regular and special OutPatient Units of this Hospital are handled by teaching faculties expertised in individual specialities. Medicines free of cost are supplied during O.P Hours (8 a.m -1 p.m.). A casualty Unit is functioning here from 11am-8 pm. Postgraduate researches studies are also conducted in this Hospital .Inpatient Units include General Wards, Pay Wards and Deluxe Pay wards for Female and Male patients. Staff and Students Ward is another hallmark. Read More


CRIYA is set into function in the year 1998 with a goal to formulate a two hand curative science blending the two age old life sciences – the Ayurveda and the Yoga. In today’s hectic world, the human beings neglect their health in the mad run to earn their breads failing to understand that they are compromising on their efficiency and lifespan Read More


During the Navathi celebrations of Vaidyaratnam PS Varrier Ayurveda College Kottakkal, the project for a new hospital was conceptualized leading to the visualization of a 500 bed hospital christened ‘Dhanwanthari Bhawan‘ by Padma Bhushan Dr.P.K Warier.
Beginning in the year 2012- 2013 three floors form ground level and a  Cellar floor has been completed by 2017-2018.
First Phase of the hospital was inaugurated by Hon’ble Chief Minister Sri. Pinaray Vijayan on 5th May 2018 as part of Sathabdhi celebrations in the function presided over by Hon’ble Minister Health and Social Justice Smt. K.K.Shailaja Teacher. The event was graced by the presence of Padma Bhushan Dr.P.K. Warrier.
Since more civil/electrical /technical works are required to make the first phase fully functional, the hospital has been opened partially on self sustaining no profit no loss basis.
More developments to the institution are in the pipeline.Read More