Information on courses, admissions process, exams & results of Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit (SSUS), Ernakulam

Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit

Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit (SSUS) has been named after the illustrious sage and philosopher Sree Sankaracharya. It was established in 1993 in Kalady, on the banks of the river Poorna in Kerala. Besides conducting academic courses, it also works towards the publication and preservation of manuscripts and books in Sanskrit and other languages. It is a non-affiliating University having jurisdiction all over Kerala.
Educational Streams
Dedicated to promotion of Sanskrit literature and Indian values, the university conducts a wide range of courses from Diploma to MPhil. Undergraduate programs are available in Sanskrit Core, Music, Dance (Bharathanattyam, Mohiniyattam) and BFA (Painting & Mural Painting). Postgraduate courses include an array of courses encompassing Indian culture and languages including Malyalam, Sanskrit Literatue and Language, Arabic, Hindi, English, Social Work, Philosophy, Urdu, Sanskrit Nyaya, Sanskrit Vedanta, Comparative Literature & Linguistics, Theatre, Music, Dance Dance (Bharathanattyam, Mohiniyattam), Psychology, Vedic Studies, and Dalit Studies.
PhD can be done in all the courses available in Post Graduation classes. PG Diploma is conducted in Tourism and Hindi Translation, and Integrated M Phil/PhD academic courses are studied in Urdu/ Sanskrit Literature/ Sanskrit Grammar/  Sanskrit Vedanta/ Sanskrit Nyaya/ Hindi/ History/ Malayalam/ English/ Vastuvidya/ Philosophy/ Manuscriptology/ Comparative Literature/ Translation Studies/ Music/ Psychology.
At the center of Kalady, the university offers MA in several fields, MSW and PG Diploma in Translation and Office Proceeding in Hindi. A long listing of courses are beings offered from its various regional centers. 
The University has a Central Library in the Main Campus at Kalady in addition to a Campus Library. The library has a well-balanced collection of ancient and modern books mainly in Sanskrit, Social Science and Humanities. With a unique collection of several Books and Manuscripts, apart from Journals, Periodicals, Newspapers, Thesis & Dissertations, the Central Library caters to the University community at all levels.
Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit (SSUS) has been established in 1993 to impart knowledge in several branches of Sanskrit as well as Indology, Indian Culture, Indian Languages, Indian Philosophy, Fine Arts, Foreign Languages and Social Science.


  • Ayurveda
  • Dance
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English
  • Geography
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Malayalam
  • Music
  • Painting
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sanskrit Nyaya
  • Sanskrit Sahitya
  • Sanskrit Vedanta
  • Sanskrit Vyakarna
  • School of Vedic Studies
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Theatre
  • Urdu
  • Vastuvidya

Contact Details:
Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit
Ernakulam - 683 574
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