Master Teachers on the Mountain

Educating Contemporary Learners Through Ancient Āyurveda Teachings

Choose From 3 Levels of Education

Āyurvedic Health Counselor

Āyurvedic Health Counselor

Level 1 Professional Training that prepares students for a career in diet and lifestyle medicine, focusing on preventive, mind-body healthcare. Students receive 735 hours of academic and experiential learning during 16 months and a diploma as an Ayurvedic Health Counselor (AHC).

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Certificate -  Āyurvedic Practitioner

Certificate - Āyurvedic Practitioner

Level 2 Professional training as a Certificate-Ayurvedic Practitioner in lifestyle medicine and clinical disease management with a scope of practice well beyond that of the Ayurvedic Health Counselor. This program follows the AHC and includes one year of course work followed by six months of hands-on supervised practice delivered in 1700 total hours.

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Master of Arts - Āyurveda

Master of Arts - Āyurveda

Level 3 Master of Arts-Āyurveda combines advanced clinical and academic training with an integrative approach to modern healthcare. This program follow the C-AP and qualifies students for College level teaching, research and clinical specialization. *This MA program is not suitable for BAMS graduates.

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Explore Courses

Our three progressive programs provide students with ancient knowledge and wisdom relevant for today’s world. Learn more about the transformational nature of our courses.

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Upcoming Workshops

Open House
Oct 20, 2018 • 1:00 - 3:00pm

Open House

Join MMI staff for an informational presentation featuring our Community Studies, Ayurveda, and Yoga Programs. The presentation starts promptly at 1pm with a campus tour to follow. An optional one hour class preview will be available after the tour for those interested in Ayurveda Programs.

Open House
Nov 10, 2018 • 1:00 - 2:30pm

Open House

Join MMI staff for an informational presentation featuring our Community Studies, Ayurveda, and Yoga Programs. The presentation starts promptly at 1pm with a campus tour to follow.

Open House
Dec 8, 2018 • 1:00 - 3:00pm

Open House

Join MMI staff for an informational presentation featuring our Community Studies, Ayurveda, and Yoga Programs. The presentation starts promptly at 1pm with a campus tour to follow. An optional one hour class preview will be available after the tour for those interested in Ayurveda Programs.

Āyurveda in Depth

Fall Open House Dates
October 11, 2018

Fall Open House Dates

MMI is thrilled to present three Open House dates this Fall: October 20th, November 10th, and December 8th.

What's your Dosha?
September 10, 2018

What's your Dosha?

Join Ayurvedic Practitioner, Kate Bentley, next month discover your dosha (s) and how to tailor your diet and lifestyle to find balance in body, mind, and spirit.

The Doctor from India
August 31, 2018

The Doctor from India

MMI was honored to present a one night screening of THE DOCTOR FROM INDIA on Aug. 29th at the Landmark Nickelodeon Theater in downtown Santa Cruz.