Ayurveda Education in Kerala
Kerala Ayurveda has been accepted as the most effective alternative medicine across the world. Owing to its time-tested health benefits state governments across India have included the study of Ayurvedic medicine in their education programs. Kerala government is giving their best to promote Ayurveda as the best alternative medicine and a good field of study.
There is ever increasing demand for Ayurvedic Physicians and Teachers across the country. To train expert Ayurvedic doctors Kerala government have set up many educational institutes to impart quality education in ayurveda. Students interested in biology stream at the intermediate level can apply for undergraduate courses in Ayurveda. The courses taught are aimed to provide the theory as well as practical training to the students of Ayurveda.
Students interested in postgraduate studies can opt for specialization from various area of Ayurvedic studies. Some of the popular specializations are Kaya Chikitsa, Panchakarssa, Drayyaguna, Salya, Salyaka and Prasutitantra, Rasasatra and Kshar Sutra. Apart from MD specialization you can also go for PG Diploma programmes or research programme like Ph.D.
For under graduate programme admission: 10+2 (Science) with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. Admission to BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) in Kerala is done through state level and national common entrance test.
Ayurvedic practitioners can opt to practice across the country and carry out surgical procedures for curing various ailments and diseases. Ayurvedic medicines are rapidly gaining acceptance all over the world as they have no side effects and is found to have cures for even rare ailments. To know more about Ayurveda education and entrance exams in India, click here.