The Academy

Welcome to Kerala Ayurveda Academy, Ayurveda’s seat of learning. Kerala Ayurveda Academy is the first institute in the U.S. to provide authentic Ayurvedic certificate programs. The academy and its learnings are rooted in Kerala, the capital and birthplace of Ayurveda in India. The academy currently offers classroom programs in California and Washington and online programs for the distant learner.


Since Kerala Ayurveda Academy opened its doors in the U.S. in 2006, more than 1000 students have been enriched with our authentic Ayurvedic education. With the support of KAL of India, KAA provides a scope of educational programs and electives to its U.S. students, including:


  • Two main courses
  • 6 specialty courses
  • 10 short-term courses
  • India Intern Program
  • U.S. Clinical Internship
  • Indian Doctor Mentor Program
  • Masters of Ayurveda in collaboration with the Vedic Hindu University


Kerala Ayurveda offers Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor (AWC) and Ayurvedic Wellness Practitioner (AWP) certification programs. The programs are licensed in the states of California and Washington. We have three school locations; Seattle,WA ,Fremont, CA and Los Angeles, CA. Through the academy's eLearning system, the certification programs are offered online.