Our College has been ranked 58 among colleges in India in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF 2023) released by the Ministry of HRD , Government of India.

To Know your Roll Number

acmdu1881@americancollege.edu.in 0452-2530070
acmdu1881@americancollege.edu.in 0452-2530070
Campus Trees

Murraya koenigii


Family:  Rutaceae

Common Names: Curry Leaf Tree

Flowering Period: March – July


  • Curry Leaf tree is a small or medium sized tree, most famous for its aromatic leaves that provide curry spice.
  • Curry leaves are extensively used in Southern India and Sri Lanka (for the authentic flavour).
  • It is a small tree, growing 4-6 m tall, with a trunk up to 40 cm diameter.
  • The leaves are pinnate, with 11-21 leaflets, each leaflet 2-4 cm long and 1-2 cm broad. They are highly aromatic.
  • The flowers are small white, and fragrant.
  • The small black, shiny berries are edible, but their seeds are poisonous.


  • Leaves are edible.
  • The leaves are used to flavour and enhance aroma in Indian curries.
  • The essential oil found in the leaves and seeds have antibacterial and anti-fungal activity.
  • Bark-paste is antiseptic, applied to skin eruptions.
  • Root extract is taken for relief from renal pain.