SVVK Trust’s

Kalmathada Pujya Shri Virupaksha Shivacharya Ayurvedic Medical College and Hospital

Manvi – 584 123.



Kalmathada Pujya Shri Virupaksha Shivacharya (KPSVS) Ayurvedic Medical College and Hospital at Manvi, Karnataka was established in the year 1996 by a dedicated band of enthusiasts in Ayurveda headed by His Holiness, Sri.Shatasthala.Brahmi Shivamurthy Shivacharya Maha Swamiji, the pontiff of Sri Muttinapende Hiremath (Kalmath), Manvi, with the divine blessings of His Holiness, Sri.Shatasthala Brahmi. Virupaksha Shivacharya Maha Swamiji, the previous pontiff of Sri Muttinapende Hiremath (Kalmath), Manvi.

Located in aesthetically and functionally designed building, College is spread across an area of 10 acres of land, the college accommodates well-equipped laboratories, dissection hall, demonstration hall, herbal garden and a library with a reading hall facility. The College has separate hostel for girls and boys. The college is recognised by the Central Council of Indian Medicine (CCIM), New Delhi. The college is one of the well-known colleges in the State of Karnataka providing all the necessary infrastructural facilities as specified by the CCIM.

The college has its own Ayurvedic Hospital with 60 bed strength wherein students are given clinical training. A number of patients are treated in our OPD and IPD and so our students get good clinical exposure in the hospital. The College maintains a well nurtured and well developed herbal garden having around 500 medicinal plants, some of which are rare species. The College has also installed machinery to manufacture various kinds of Ayurvedic Medicines, particularly, those derived from the Ayurvedic classical preparations in the college. It also has its own drug-manufacturing unit where the students get hands-on training in drug manufacturing. The college library is very spacious having thousands of volumes on Ayurvedic and allied medicines. Library has spacious reading hall. The College not only provides good clinical facilities to the students, but also organises various kinds of academic activities including the State and National level seminars and workshops to enrich the academic experience of our students. The faculty of the college consists of carefully selected senior teachers with strong research orientation. The college has separate hostels for girls and boys. It is therefore no wonder that the College attracts students from all the parts of India.

To impact quality education and equip young generation with all those skills and compentence needed to cope up with the fast changing phase of modern life.


Providing excellent traditional and classical Ayurveda treatment by team dedicated doctor and creating a premier ,Patient focused and integrated health care delivery system and achieving grade of stratification.


Holistic care with compassion