Careers in Ayurveda

Careers in Ayurveda

Ayurveda system is based on medical and curing properties of herbs. Diagnostic procedures are simple and comfortable for patients. Simple processes examine patients as interrogation, Blood Pressure Measurement etc. the popularity of Ayurveda system is once again on ascendancy in India as well as abroad. General medicines are prescribed for improvement of health and prevention of disease.


Doctors trained in Ayurvedic pattern of medicine can find job with Ayurvedic hospitals and medical colleges. Research Institutes and pharmacy industries.


Ayurvedic can be studied after 10+2 .The degree is of 5 year duration including internship. Specialization is offered after completion of basic degree BAMS and course is of 3-year duration.


  • Dravyaguna - Pharmacognosy and Pharmacology
  • Kayachikitsa- Internal Medicine
  • Ayurvedic siddhant & Darshan
  • Mano Roga and Mano vygyan -Psychiatary&Psychology
  • Shalya- Surgery
  • Vikriturgyana and Roga Nidan - Diagnostic method and Pathology
  • Rasshastra and Bhaishaya Kalpana-Pharmacy and Pharmaceutics
  • Prasuti Tantra and shtri roga- Obstetics and Gynaecology
  • Shalakya - Ophthalmology


Any student who has passed 12th with Science Biology from any recognized Board is eligible to pursue a course in Ayurvedic Medicine.


BAMS is offered in about 150 medical colleges all over India. Selection is through entrance test at state level.

  • Govt. Ayurved College, Sambalpur, Orissa
  • Utkal University, Bhuveneshwar, Orissa
  • Lucknow University, Lucknow UP
  • Ayurvedic &union Tihhi college, New Delhi.
  • Dur shalya vishvidyalaya, Indore.
  • Dr. Harisingh Govt. vishvidyalaya. MMM Govt. Ayurvedic College, Udaipur.
Last modified date : 16-05-2017
Updated On: 02/23/2021 - 18:55