Graduated with a Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery (BAMS) from Ayurvedic College Coimbatore, India in 1988. Whilst pursuing his degree, Ajith perservered to further his practical education and clinical practice under the mentorship and guidance of his guru Bhramasri Ashtavaidyan Vaidyamadam Valiya Narayanan Namboothiri. He stayed with his guru for four years and learned practical skills of Ashta Vaidya, particularly in the Vaidyamatham tradition.He worked as a tutor for 1 year in the Coimbatore Ayurvedic College and subsequently 14 years as a Medical Officer with the Tamilnadu Government Medical Service. In 2004 he moved to Malaysia and served as a Senior Ayurvedic Consultant with Promotil Ayur Health Centre Sdn Bhd. In 2006 he was offered appointment as an Ayurvedic Consultant in Singapore. In 2008 he took the bold step of striking on his own and incorporated Ayush Ayurvedic Pte Ltd.