Bachelor of Ayurveda Medicine & Surgery : BAMS Course Details
Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery is a graduate degree. B.A.M.S is the shortened form of Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery. The program is having a duration of 5 ½ years including a one-year internship program. The Central Council of Indian Medicine observes Indian Ayurvedic Education. CCIM is a statutory Central Government Body. Currently, there are 154 recognized Undergraduate and 33 Postgraduate B.A.M.S institutes in India. Once an aspirant completes the B.A.M.S program from a recognized university, they will be known as ‘Ayurvedacharya’. The syllabus of this course is a mixture of integrated topics of modern medicine and traditional Ayurveda. Many institutes in India offer the program. Those who have a strong belief in Indian traditional Ayurvedic system and want to know more about it can study the program.
Eligibility Criteria :
The qualification needed for the B.A.M.S program is a pass in an intermediate program with Chemistry, Biology, Physics, and Sanskrit. The candidate must pass +2 from a recognized board. The minimum age limit is 17 years. Some colleges also provide certificate programs from 1 to 2 years. Qualification needed for such program is Matriculation with Sanskrit or an equivalent exam.
Advantages or Benefits :
- B.A.M.S holder can practice any where in the country. They are qualified to register in the Central State Government Ayurvedic boards.
- Ayurvedic products are very poplar in abroad. Patients are getting relief from their sickness by using the Ayurvedic medicines. There is an increase in the employment of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery.
- B.A.M.S aspirants can work in work in different medical setups like hospitals, Ayurveda clinics, and Ayurveda medicine manufacturing units, Ayurveda Spa centers and many more.
- There is no side effect for the herbal medicines if used properly. The medicines are also harmless, thereby, making this field profitable similar to other fields of medicine.