About College


             Karnataka always stands for peace, harmony and hospitality. It is one of the Beautiful states of south India. Gadag, a district headquarter is located in the northern part of Karnataka, which is land of Kannada poet Kumaravyasa who is eminent for his work "Gadugina Bharata" the great Kannada epic of Mahabharata. Shri D.G.M. Ayurvedic Medical College was established in the year 1979 and had its humble beginning in a small building in the Gadag city, with the blessings of Shri Nandishwara Mahaswamiji. Gadag is a land of saints and philosophers. Jagadguru Shivananda Math is more relevant for its philosophical purpose and it has been spreading philosophical views to the heart of common people and enlightening their minds. Late Shri Danappa Gurusiddappa Melmalagi and Late Smt Girijamma Danappa Melmalagi founders of this institution, inspired by his holiness Shri Jagadguru Nandishwara Mahaswamiji to donate their entire property to Shivananda vidyavardhaka samsthe to establish Ayurvedic Medical College and Hospital. Over the years, it has grown into large enterprise in the field of Ayurveda offering services in the field of Education, Research and Clinical practice. It is affiliated to RGUHS, Bangalore, and Recognised by Govt of Karnataka, C.C.I.M. New Dehli and Govt. of India Ayush Dept. New Delhi.

             The institute has faculty and well experienced physicians in the field of Ayurveda. Academic unit of the college is high profiled teaching focusing on Shastrokta Ashtanga Ayurveda knowledge and practice. The Faculty members have adopted applied aspects of modern medical science and students are taught through multi media and other higher teaching aids.

             Shri D.G.M Ayurvedic Medical College has started PG courses in the year 1996. Now 4 PG specialities in Kayachikitsa, Panchakarma, Dravyaguna and Rasashastra & Bhaishajya Kalpana are functioning. with good infrastructure a well established research unit is conducting different research and publishing the reports in reputed journals. DGM Publication division has published Ayurvedic Textbooks like Essentials of Basic Ayurveda Concepts, Panchakarma Sarasangraha and by the college staff books like Rasayana Sarvaswam, Vajeekarana Hastamalaka, Prativisha (Antidote) in Ayurveda and Kshudra Roga Nidarashika have been published. Texts like Panchakarma Chikitsa, Twak Vikara in Ayurveda are under process. The College Publication division is bringing out Quarterly a Health Magazine. The College has taken lead in organizing International, National and State level conferences, CME, Workshop and Re orientation programme for AYUSH doctors. The college has got two state government projects that is VGST, K-FIST to strengthen the infrastructure of the department and to help in conducting research and also helpful to Scholars. AYUSH Grama working 24 hours to provide all facility, quality life, Health care etc to that selected Village of Dasa Hadagali Taluk Ron.

Department of Post Graduation: Regular classes, Bed side discussion, Seminars, Interdepartmental meet, Symposium, Field Visits, Clinical discussion, Interaction, Study tour, Attending and presenting papers in conferences, Participation in Seminar, CME, Workshops, Interactive workshops, writing articles in Journal and news papers such activities will enrich the knowledge of P.G scholars Shishyopanayana and Deekhanta samaroha programmes are traditional events of the institution.
* 14 well Equipped Departments
* Audio Visual Class Rooms
* Practical and Discussion Room
* Central Library
* Digital Library
* Departmental Library
* Herbal Garden
* Post Graduation Class Rooms
* Auditorium
* Animal Experimental House
* Manasa Study centre
* DGM Publication division
* Hostel
* College Bus, Ambulance
* NSS Unit