BAMS - Ayurveda
Bachelor of Ayurveda Medical & Surgery (BAMS) is a five-year undergraduate program that offers an integrated course that covers a wide range of subjects of traditional Ayurveda and modern medical systems. The five and half a year-long course also includes the one-year mandatory internship.BAMS covers a wide range of courses 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.
Students aspiring for a career in Bachelor of Ayurveda must have great power of concentration and determination as the courses include a lot of reading of both modern science and ancient Ayurveda texts. Ayurveda is gaining 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.
- Minimum Qualification Required: 10+2 or equivalent examination with science (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) as mandatory subjects in high school.
- Minimum Marks Required: 50% to 60%, varies from college to college.
- Age Limit: The age limit for the BAMS program is 20 years for general category and 24 years for reserved category
After pursuing Bachelors of Ayurveda & Surgery, there are a plethora of career options to choose from. Graduates can find a job in both government and private clinics, as Ayurveda Specialists, Ayurveda drug specialists and may even start their private practice. BAMS graduates are hired in the following capacities:
- Medical Representative
- Category Manager
- Ayurveda Pharmacist
- Sales Manager
- Sales Representative
- Product Manager
- Ayurvedic Doctor