Dr. Shankar Rao

Dr. Shankar Rao

Dr. Shankar Rao


  • Ph.D Rasa Shastra & B.K. from Rajasthan University.
  • M.D. (Ay.) Rasa Shastra from Banaras Hindu University.
  • B.A.M.S. from Kakateeya University.


Dr. K. Shankar Rao is the Honourable Dean of Vijayashree Ayurveda Medical College & Hospital, Jabalpur.

Dr. K. Shankar Rao is an Ayurveda expert having vast knowledge of the field. He has also been the Ex-Pro Vice Chancellor at the National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur.

Dr. K. Shankar Rao is a distinguished alumnus of Kakatiya University in Warangal, Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi, and Rajasthan University in Jaipur, where he completed his education. His notable achievements include receiving the Young Scientist Award, the IASTAM Award, and multiple accolades for outstanding performance in the field of Ayurveda.



  • Former Director at National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur.
  • Former Professor & Head, Department of Rasa Shastra, National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur.
  • Lecturer at M.G.G.C. University.
  • Director at N.I.A. Jaipur.
  • Co-ordinator at APC projects for Preparation of Quality Medicines (sponsored by Department of Ayush).
  • Awarded ‘President of India’ in Scouts & Guides.
  • Awarded ‘Certificate of Merit’ in Envirotech Scientific Article Contest.
  • Awarded Young Scientist Award by S.V. University, Tirupati.
  • Received The Prestigious  IASTAM Award.
  • Credited with 5 research projects and 4 books, along with a Monograph.


Dr. K. Shankar Rao boasts 28 years of clinical experience.


Areas Of Expertise

  • Rasashastra.
  • Bhaishajya Kalpana.