The name Nangelil dates back to the legendary ancestral
tradition of marma chikitsa in Kerala which created a new dimension
in orthopaedic management incorporating modern diagnostic methods
with a scientific approach.. Considering the profound proficiency, Dr
Vijayan Nangelil, the great visionary and founder of this institution
has been selected as the revered Guru ( Acharya) under the scheme of
Rashtriya Vidya Peetom, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare , Govt of
India, New Delhi.
Starting of the Nangelil Ayurveda Medical College under the aegis of
Nangelil charitable trust (Reg.No.SR/P/3-2001) in 2002 was a milestone
in the growth of Nangelil group of institutions. ..Considering the
facilities, Govt of Kerala had accorded sanction and approval to start
the Ayurveda college, vide GOMS No 225/H&FWD dated 28.08.2002, and
permission was also granted to conduct Para-medical courses here. This
college is a self financing institution started with the aim to impart
authentic wisdom of Ayurveda and conducts Ayurveda Acharya (BAMS) 5½
years course envisaged and approved by the CCIM vide letter FNo.
4-10/2002/Ay (1) dated 22.07.12 of CCIM New Delhi. The College is fully
under the governance of the board of directors of the trust and Dr K A
Bhaskaran, the renowned physician is the president of the trust.