Kud is a town and a notified area committee in Udhampur
District in the Indian state of Jammu
.It is located on the Udhampur Srinagar
Highway.110 k.m from Jammu and 32 k.m from Udhampur city, it is just short of the tourist spot of Patni Top while driving to Patni top from Udhampur.It has an average elevation of 1855 metres (6085 feet).It is a part of the Lower Himalayan Range.
Kud is famous for its sweet shop that makes hot and fresh patisa that is very popular with the tourists.