S.R.K.R. Engineering College has established Centre of Excellence with an aim is to attain new heights in Ayurvedha research in areas that join traditional medical system with the computer sciences, engineering, mathematics, and physics. This centre is being successful in inspiring the students, faculty & other science and engineering communities in knowing the Ayurveda is a holistic natural life science from India with a history of more than ten thousand years. In the view of promoting the Traditional medicine which is the knowledge, skills and practices of holistic healthcare, recognized and accepted for the role in the maintenance of health and the treatment of diseases.
Ayurveda is the Vedic Science of ancient Hindu Medicine which is part of Atharva Veda. In this modern technological world in order to survive the Ayurveda is a science of life. "Ayus" means life, and "ved" means knowledge. It is a real knowledge about life - the knowledge about what the real life is and how to manage it. Several diseases have sprung up and are increasing due to the basic factor of stress and aggressiveness, and are now frequenting at an early age. In this rut of life, each one is left to cater to one's own needs causing a vicious cycleof stress and distress, threatening one's very existence!. Indeed, there are many natural healing sciences across the globe
The center develops and manages programs in getting awareness among the public about ayurvedha, such as the display of medicinal plants, the tools, the minerals and medicine processes, and the development of methods for the analysis and dissemination of medicinal plants. The center has developed a portal designed for ayurvedic medicinal plants information which is digitalized and provided through online website http://ayurvedicmedicinalplants.in/ to the public people
Other center activities include the support of multidisciplinary collaborations and of workshops, courses. Centre of Knowledge of life Research is engaged in medicine research, development and innovation.
Centre of Knowledge of Life mission is to maximize the benefits of ayurvedha and importance of medicinal plants and their extreme use to benefit their livelihood with good health to the nation by being an excellent, comprehensive information center that supports, coordinates, disseminates and advances of ayurvedhic plants.