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BAMS

BAMS-Bachelor of Ayurveda Medical and Surgery

Bachelor of Ayurveda Medical & Surgery  is a five-year undergraduate program. It offers an integrated course. It covers a broad range of subjects of traditional Ayurveda and modern medical systems. This course also includes the one-year mandatory internship.

It covers subjects such as physiology, modern anatomy, pharmacology, medicine, ENT, forensic medicine, rules and principles of surgery, standards of the solution, legal drug, herbal science, with different subjects of Ayurveda.Ayurveda is obtaining a lot of popularity not only in India but in the Western World because of natural healing properties with minimum side-effects as these medicines are prepared from natural herbs, vegetables, and plants.

Course Highlights:

Full Form

Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery

Course Level

Undergraduate

Duration

5 years 6 months

Examination Type

Yearly

Eligibility

Class 12 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology

Admission Process

NEET, followed by centralized counselling based on the performance

Average Fees

INR 10,000- 50,000

Job Positions

Lecturer, Teacher, Sales Representative, Pharmacist, Therapist, Scientist, Ayurvedic Doctor, Panchakarma Practitioner etc.

Top Recruiting Areas

Health Care. Dabur, Baidyanath and Himalaya firms, University of Madras, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Ayurveda, etc.

Average Salary

INR 20,000- 80,000 in government sector and INR 20,000-50,000 in private sector

Skill Set for BAMS: 

BAMS is most befitting for students. They have an eager interest in the Medicine industry.

Interest in medicinal property of herbs

Empathy

Patience

Observation

Concentration

Counselling ability

Decision-making ability

Eligibility Criteria:

Admission Process:

BAMS Entrance Exam:

Specializations:

PadarthaVigyan

SharirRachana

SharirKriya

Swasthavritta

Rasa Shastra

AgadTantra

Rog&VikritiVigyan

CharakSamhita

Prasuti and StriRoga

KaumaraBhritya

BAMS Colleges:

Institute Name

Location

Average Annual Fees (in INR)

Institute of Medical Sciences

Varanasi

INR 2,50,000

National Institute of Ayurveda

Jaipur

INR 1,15,000

Maharashtra University of Health Sciences

Nashik

-

Banaras Hindu University

Varanasi

INR 51,845

Gujarat Ayurveda University

Jamnagar

-

BharatiVidyapeeth Deemed University

Pune

INR 14,25,000

Kerala University of Health Sciences

Thrissur

INR 2,75,000

NTR University of Health Science

Vijayawada

INR 1,08,000

Baba Farid University of Health Science

Faridkot

INR 1,48,000

Madhav University

Sirohi

INR 1,40,000

Syllabus:

BAMS consists of syllabus covering classroom training, practical training, workshops, conferences, etc., and a year-long internship in the fifth year.

BAMS Jobs:

Graduates are hired in capacities such as Medical Representative, Ayurvedic Doctor, Sales Representative, Area Sales Executive/Manager, Assistant Claims Manager, Pharmacist, Jr. Clinical Trial Coordinator, etc.

Job Profile

Description

Average Salary

Ayurvedic Physician

They treat patients by suggesting proper body movements, massages, ayurvedic medicine, etc. 

INR 3.58 LPA

Ayurvedic Doctor

They employ natural remedies to help patients lead a calm life, overcome polluting influences, diminish stress, and battle illnesses.

INR 13.70 LPA

Medical Officer

They serve in hospitals, clinics, NGOs, health setups. They advise people about the different health issues, and provide medical support.

INR 4.98 LPA

Sales Representative

They are from Ayurveda background and handle the sales part of that particular product which could be ointment, healing powder, pills or service.

INR 2.46 LPA

Lecturer

They teach in colleges and universities. 

INR 2.97 LPA

Pharmacist

They usually check the physician’s prescriptions. They can work in hospitals, nursing homes, or on their own.

INR 2.26 LPA

Scientist

They will work on the latest discoveries and innovations.

INR 6.45 LPA

Ayurvedic Researcher

An Ayurvedic Researcher will work on the R&D part of ayurvedic medicine and different components involved in this field.

INR 3.20 LPA

Career Options and Job Prospects:

There are too many career options to choose from. As Ayurveda Specialists, Ayurveda drug specialists may even start their private practice. BAMS graduates are hired in the following capacities:

Scope:

Students can combine therapies such as Panchakarma, Yoga, Ayurvedic dietetics, Counseling, Physiotherapy, among others.

Students have the opportunities to go for a master's course in a field such as clinical research, public health, or relevant graduate diplomas.

Common options are:

MSc Clinical Research

MSc Biotechnology

Master of Public Health (MPH)

MSc Hospital Administration

MSc Pharmaceutical Chemistry

MBA Healthcare Management