Kurukshetra is the Holy place in the State of Haryana India. It is also called “Dharmakshetra” because it was the center place of battle field in “Dharamyuddha” Mahabharat. It is also known as “Land of Bhagwad Gita”. It lies at distance of 160 Km from New Delhi and about 80 km from Chandigarh city.The Haryana Government decided to establish the first AYUSH University in this Holy place. This is the first University related to Indian system of medicine in the state as well as the first University of this kind in India and all over the world.
Act No.25 of 2017
It was established by the SKAU Act No. 25 of 2017 vide Gazette notification No. Leg. 27/2017 dated 25th September, 2017 to incorporate a University in the State for the purpose of teaching and affliating and ensuring proper and systematic instructions, training and research in Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy,Unani,Siddha and Homeopathy system of medicine. It aims to achieve excellence in these and connected fields.
This University gives affiliation to all the Govt. and Private colleges of Ayurveda, Yoga, Unani, Siddha & Homeopathy for U. G., Diploma and Certificate courses and also give affiliation for P. G. & Ph. D. courses in near future.
Presently the AYUSH university is functioning from the campus of its constituency SKGAC Kurukshetra. It is 5 Km far from Delhi Chandigarh Highway. It has 118 acres of land proposed to accommodate central administrative block, 100 bedded hospital, academic block, Herbal garden,Hostels, central library, canteen and mess etc.