BHMS or Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery is an undergraduate academic degree course which covers medical knowledge of the homeopathic system. BHMS course is of 5½ year duration which includes an internship. The course can be pursued after completion of 10+2 level of education with 50% marks in aggregate. Admission to the program is NOT based on entrance exams like NEET, KEAM etc. The average BHMS course fee ranges between INR 2 to 3 lacs.

After completing the course, candidates have a lot of career options and can PREFER jobs under various profiles such as Lecturer, Scientist, Doctor, Therapist to name a few. The average salary package offered to these employees ranges between INR 3.5 to 5 Lacs.

Homeopathy is a different kind of system of medicine which involves treating patients with medicines made of highly diluted substances in mainly tablet form that triggers the body’s natural system of healing. BHMS course allows candidates to choose any specialization such as Homoeopathic Pharmacy, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Skin Specialist and Infertility to take care of patients with their homoeopathic study knowledge exposure.

Skills required for BHMS

Treating anybody mainly relates to serving mankind and if any individual believes in this can opt for this course. And, those candidates who think that they can promote natural health by doing alternative medicine practice can also join this course. In order to complete this course successfully candidates should have the following skills:

  • Research and Development skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Experimental skills
  • BHMS Career Prospects

    Candidates can either work or opt for the higher studies in Homeopathy and allied areas. Candidates who wish to pursue higher studies, can also do the same in Hospital Management. Mentioned below are some of the areas in which higher studies can be done after BHMS course:

    Master of Science in:
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Psychiatry
  • Epidemiology
  • Endocrinology
  • Hospital Management (MHM)
  • Doctorate in:
  • Medicine in Organon of Medicine and Homoeopathic Philosophy
  • Homeopathic Practice of Medicine
  • Homeopathic Pharmacy
  • Candidates who wish to work, can opt for any of the below mentioned job profiles.
  • Doctor
  • Private Practitioner
  • Public Health Specialist
  • Teacher
  • Researcher