Raghunath AyurvedMahavidyalaya& Hospital, Contai started its journey in 1944 and continuing imparting knowledge & education, and service to the seek people through its journey till today. Central council of Indian Medicine affiliated Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine &Surgery(BAMS) course started in 2012 under West Bengal University of Health Sciences. Since then this institution is improving day by day interms of Standardization of quality education and quality of hospital services. All faculties (teachers) working here are highly qualified, talented & skilled, and capable to provide qualitative education.
The college is associated with 100 bedded well-maintained hospital. OPD functions with seven clinical branches namely Kayachikitsa(Medicine), Shalya(Surgery), Shalakya (Eye & ENT), Panchakarma (Five kinds special therapies), Kaumarbhritya(Pediatrics), Stri&Prasuti(Gynecology & obstetrics) &Swasthyavritta& Yoga( Preventive medicine & Yoga) . On average 150 – 200 patients attend the OPD daily. Panchakarma, Kshar-sutra, Kshar-karma, Agni-Karma, Suvarna Prasana etc. are very special therapies practiced in this hospital for the treatment of various diseases.
Students are admitted here through all India NEET examination since last 3 to 4 years. Students from different parts of our country are taking admission here for studying the BAMS course.College library is equipped with more than ten thousand books including some rare books that may not be available in other libraries. Library is very spacious & provides congenial atmosphere for studies.
College herbal garden is located at the heart of the college campus. More than 100 species of medicinal plants are available in this garden. A good apothecary, where the Ayurvedic medicines are prepared, is the special unit to mention. Nearly 150 types of Ayurvedic medicines are prepared here and dispensed in OPD & IPD of the hospitals.College pathology unit also is well equipped and all common investigations are done here.
All the departments of academic section are spacious & well equipped.As a whole infrastructure of this institution is very good. Management of this institution is very keen to improve it further and make it a model institution.
DR. SUSHIL KUMAR NATH
Principal, Raghunath Ayurved Mahavidyalaya & Hospital