Sree Narayana Institute of Ayurvedic Studies and Research was established in the year 2004 by Sree Narayana Health Care Society. It is a registered charitable society constituted by a group of social workers, educationalists and devotees of Sree Narayana Guru. Sree Narayana Guru, a well respected and devoted figure was a saint, social reformer and educationalist. Above all, he was an Ayurvedic physician. The objective of the society is to impart high quality education, research and treatment in Ayurveda, traditional system of medicine and treatment.
After getting obligatory permissions from C.C.I.M and AYUSH, the institute started functioning in the academic year 2004-05. The intake capacity is 60 students for four and half (4 ½) year B.A.M.S course. Among the 60 students, 30 are allotted by commissioner of Entrance Examinations, Government of Kerala and the rest by the management.