Institute for Postgraduate Teaching & Research in Ayurveda [IPGT&RA] - a constituent college of Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar is the oldest and premier research institute of Ayurveda in India, offers Post Graduate and Doctoral research and education in Ayurveda, Ayurvedic Pharmacy and Medicinal Plants.
This Institute was established by Govt. of India in 1952 as a research centre at first and later PG education was started in 1956 and has passed many milestones. In the year 1967 it was merged with Gujarat Ayurved University and till date more than 1335 Post Graduates and 128 Ph.D. degrees have been awarded through this Institute. The work force developed by this Institute forms the backbone of Ayurvedic Teaching, Research and Administration in India and abroad.
It has been a Collaborative Center of WHO for Ayurveda since 1977, and students from Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh, Maldives, Mauritius are studying in P.G. & Ph.D. courses.