Member ship and Subscription :


The AAPI member ship consist of patrons, Life members, annual members and sustaining members, who shall be admitted to the bye laws of the AAPI.

  1. Patrons- A Patron would be a learned person who has distinguished himself/herself in the practice and /or propagation of Ayurveda and whose relationship will be an honour and a source of inspiration to the AAPI. Such Patrons as were associated with the founding of the AAPI shall be known as Founder Patrons.
  2. Life Members- A life member should be an institutionally qualified person holding bachelor degree in Ayurveda (B.A.M.S. / A.B.M.S or an equivalent degree from an institution recognised by CCIM). He should also be a registered medical practitioner in the state or central register. He can be a post graduate (M.D. / M.S.) degree / post graduate diploma holder who has established a place for himself/herself in his/her field and is personally interested in, as well as will work for the promotion of the objectives of the AAPI.
  3. Annual member- An annual member should be an institutionally qualified person holding bachelor degree in Ayurveda (B.A.M.S. / A.B.M.S or an equivalent degree from an institution recognised by CCIM). He should also be a registered medical practitioner in the state or central register. He can be a post graduate (M.D. / M.S.) degree / post graduate diploma holder who has established a place for himself/herself in his/her field and is personally interested in, as well as will work for the promotion of the objectives of the AAPI, but due to certain circumstances he wishes to join the AAPI initially for one year.
  4. Sustaining Members- Associations, Institutions, Firms, and Industrialists etc, who are interested in promoting the knowledge and practice of Ayurveda and who would like to support the AAPI financially and socially in fulfilling its aims and objective, will be enrolled as Sustaining Members. They will be given priority in sponsoring various conferences, CME’s, meetings and other gatherings of the AAPI.

The annual subscription for the above categories shall be as follows:

Type India Foreign
Patrons Nil Nil
Life Members Rs.3000 U.S. $ 100
Annual Members Rs.500 U.S. $ 25
Sustaining Members Rs.100000 (for 5 years) U.S. $ 2000 (for 5 years)
Rs.25000 (for one year) U.S. $ 500 (for one year)