Mathura (Braj-Bhoomi) is located in the western part of the state of Uttar Pradesh in the northern region of India. It is situated on the bank of the river Yamuna. It is famous as the birthplace of Lord Krishna, an important deity in the Hindu religious pantheon. It is an important pilgrim place of the Hindus and one of the seven most sacred cities in India. Mathura is also an important craft center; Museum of Mathura has the largest collection of red stone sculptures depict many Buddha figures. It belongs to Agra sub-circuit of the golden triangle of India i.e. Delhi-Agra-Jaipur circuit. It is worthwhile to visit Mathura for the sheer pleasure of tracing the early years of the life of Lord Krishna at Shri Krishna Janambhoomi (birthplace of Lord Krishna). Vrindavan, the city of temples is 10 km away from Mathura and it is associated with the childhood exploits of Lord Krishna.
The location of Mathura in the Indian Map is of huge importance in this district of Uttar Pradesh which is only 85km away from Delhi. The rich heritage of Mathura is also easily accessible through air, road, and rail from all major Indian cities and states. Agra City is only 40km away from Mathura city. Of late during the last decade, Mathura has emerged as a centre of development with the coming up of huge multistoried projects and also of Hospitals, Health Centres and of shopping malls and recreation centres. With such developments in place Mathura is one of the most preferred location for students all over India now a days.
Such is the magnanimity of Mathura where SKS Ayurvedic Medical College and Hospital approved by CCIM (New Delhi) and AYUSH, New Delhi has been setup to be the best Ayurvedic Medical College of U.P., Haryana, M.P., & Rajasthan with the sole objective of training the young generation in the field of Ayurvedic Medicine & offer BAMS degree.