Department of PG Studies in Swsasthavritta

Preventive Social Medicine & Yoga

About Department

The primary aim of Ayurveda is to promote the health of an healthy individual and to prevent the diseases. Ayurveda recognizes, Health is a root cause to achieve four life instincts like pious acts(Dharma),wealth(Artha),desire(Kama) and Liberation(Moksha).To maintain health and to achieve life instincts Ayurveda ascribed rules and regulations under the heading of Swasthavritta ,which is known as preventive and social medicine or Community medicine in Modern medicine. The department is running both Under Graduation and Post Graduation courses.

VISION:

To make Department of swasthavritta , a renowned centre of excellence for promoting health by applying Ayurvedic preventive principles.

MISSION:

To produce a competent public health specialist who can function as a leader of health team and is able to provide effective Ayurvedic health care at the primary, secondary and tertiary levels.