About Us

Gangadharshastri Gune,Ayurved Mahavidyalaya, a 96 years old and glorious college was founded by Late Vd.Panchanan Gangadhar Shastri Gune on 8th May 1917, establishing Ayurved Shastra Seva Mandal, a mother Institute at a centrally located place in the historical Ahmednagar city.

A  devoted and stalwart in Ayurveda, Hon. Shastriji took inspiration with divine influence from Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak who proposed a thoughtful consideration that there should be well standardization and uniformity in Ayurvedic courses all over india.

In that British era there were about 140 different Ayurvedic courses  at various places and controlled by many faculties and boards. The British regime was not in favour of Ayurvedic courses.

Previously institute was conducting AVV, AVT. DASF, GAFM, MFAM, etc. Ayurvedic courses through Ayurvedic faculty at Bombay.

Now we are proud to say that presently our institute is recognised and  conducting a permanently established B.A.M.S. (Ayurvedacharya course) governed by AYUSH and C.C.I.M., New Delhi, a  central legal authority enacted by our noble Parliament in 1972 which set-up  minimum standard requirements. This college is affiliated to Maharashtra University of Health Science (MUHS), Nashik, since year 1999 and before that with the Pune University.

Our institute is a Grant- in- Aid college. The Director of Ayurved of Government of Maharashtra giving us 100% grant on salary by which we are economically well settled.

This institute is a charitable institute and registered with Charity Commissioner, Maharashtra State, by registration No. F-2.

It is our grand reputation that many Himalayan personalities like Mahatma Gandhi,  Dr.B.R.Ambedkar, Lokmanya Tilak, Swami Ramanand Tirth,  Ex. speakar Balasaheb Bharde, Ex. CM Vilasrao Deshmukh, Swami Vardanand (Ex.Prin. Vaidya A. D. Athawale) etc. visited this renowned institute. In Pre-indepandance period this institute was a safe home and shelter for various freedom fighters.

The salient and conspicuous features of Gune Ayurved college as follows.