Indian Board of Alternative Medicines has its foundation in Kolkata. It is an internationally recognized medicine training institute. The Founder President of IBAM is Dr. Suresh Kumar Agarwal. IBAM was founded in the year 1991. IBAM offers with graduate, post graduate, Paramedical Course, diploma & specialization Diploma course in field of medicine to students. The IBAM has also got international affiliations from a number of countries. IBAM has links with several renowned international organizations and is affiliated to over 50 reputed organizations worldwide.

Facts and Figures of Indian Board of Alternative Medicines

Established in


Founder President

Dr. Suresh Kumar Agarwal

Affiliated to

Govt. of West Bengal

International Affiliation

IAEWP (Consultative Status with ECOSOC, United Nations, UNESCO  and UNICEF), United Nations University for Peace and the Indian Committee of Non-Governmental Organizations for the United Nations.


There is a library which has 2 wings the Reading Wing and the Reference Wing. The library is spacious and has surplus books related to the subjects for students


For the overseas & outstation students the institute arranges for a suitably located hostel or a guest houses which is equipped with modem facilities and amenities.

Why to Join Indian Board of Alternative Medicines?

1. Practical Training:

IBAM provides Practical training an essential training for the knowledge of latest art and techniques of examining patients. Clinical Training is given in Paramedical Courses, Specific Alternative Therapy, and General Medicine. The students who complete training program are awarded with a certificate.

2. International Students at College:

IBAM invites International students who wish to join undergraduate, postgraduate or diploma programs conducted at IBAM. Numbers of international students have shown their interest & preference to IBAM. The students at IBAM are from more than 240 countries like UK, UAE, Hong Kong, USA, Spain, Australia etc.

3. Awards and Accolade:

Awards taken by IBAM are Dhanwantary Award, Peace Award, Albert Schweitzer Award and many more.