The Australasian Institute of Ayurvedic Studies is synonymous with quality and authentic education in Ayurveda. The Institute was founded in 1999 in Auckland, New Zealand and is proud to be the only training Institute in Australasia offering recognised Ayurvedic qualifications in both Australia and New Zealand.
Senior lecturer, Dr. S. Ajit, (BAMS PCAS), has been teaching in Australia since 1998. Under his guidance, the Institute responded to the increased demand for quality training programs by becoming a Registered Training Organization (RTO), delivering nationally recognized qualifications under the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) National Health Training Package.
The Institute offers the most comprehensive curriculum in the study of Ayurvedic Medicine outside India, The programs are designed for students wishing to integrate training in Ayurveda into their personal and professional lives. In addition to providing students with an understanding of the fundamental principles and practices of Ayurveda, students receive the clinical training necessary to become successful practitioners.
“The principle purpose of the Australasian Institute of Ayurvedic Studies (AIAS) is to provide quality training in Ayurveda for the modern world, still reliant on and respectful towards the vast historical and empirical data gathered over the millennia from traditional Ayurveda practice.”
This training is based on the syllabus from the authentic curriculum developed in Indian universities and designed and delivered within the framework required by the Australian Vocational Educational Sector (Nationally recognized training qualifications).
AIAS Ayurveda Graduates will emerge as valuable members of the community, benefitting especially those suffering ill health. Through the unique of vision Ayurveda and its therapeutic strategies, diet, herbal medicines and lifestyle education, people will discover better health and more productive and purposeful lives.
AIAS is recognized and praised by both students and graduates as providing exceptional quality training in Ayurveda.
“A former teacher, (medical doctor) who studied Ayurveda in India said this is the premier course in Australia.” (Anna, Australia)
“I have just returned from India and having dealt with Vaidyas/Doctors and Organisations in India, has only made me appreciate more and more what Dr Ajit offers and has achieved.” (Admin, AIAS Graduate)