In order to bridge the gap between the ever increasing demands of Ayurved practioners in rural areas and wide spread chronic diseases and problems,Prakash Shikshan Mandal established the Loknete Rajarambapu Patil Ayurvedic Medical College ,Hospital, P.G. Institute & Research Centre,at Islampur in 2002 with intake capacity of 60 students per year.Islampur town is the central place from the cities like Kolhapur(40kms), Karad(26kms), and District  Head Quarter Sangli(40kms), Attached with National Highway (N.H.4).All the three cities having Domestic Air port.

Cource(s) offered:

1.B.A.M.S. (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) or Ayurvedacharya Degree.

2.First Year B.A.M.S – 12 Months

3.Second Year B.A.M.S -12 Months

4.Fourth Year B.A.M.S.-18 Months

Internship – 12 Months

The M.D./M.S. Cources are offered in following subjects ,duration of three years.

1.Kayachikitsa- 5 Seats

2.Shalya Tantra – 8 seats

3.Strirog Prasuti Tantra- 5 seats

4.Rasashastra & B.K.-6 seats

5.Rognidan & V.V- 6 seats

6.Agad Tantra & V.V – 6 seats

7.Swasthawritta – 6 seats

8.Shalakya Tantra – 6 seats

9.Panchakarma- 6 seats

10.Kaumaryabhritya- 6 seats

11.Dravyaguna – 6 Seats