MD in Homoeopathy is a 3- year long postgraduate course in medicine including a year of house job, and remaining 2 years of research and study.
The course essentially involves the treatment of diseases with the application of minor remedies that trigger the body’s natural system of healing. The basic eligibility for the course is a B.H.M.S degree from a recognized university.
The average course fee charged in India for the course ranges between INR 20,0000 to 3,00,000 INR, depending upon the institute offering it. The course opens doors to lucrative job opportunities in various fields like clinics, homoeopathic pharmacies, hospitals, research institutes, among others.
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Fresh postgraduates of the course in India earn between INR 3 and 10 Lacs, varying according to the candidate’s expertise in the field and the university of postgraduation. They are hired in capacities such as Doctor, Consultant, Pharmacist, Lecturer, etc.
Tabulated below are some of the major highlights of the course.
|Examination Type||Semester System|
|Eligibility||B.H.M.S degree from a recognized university|
|Admission Process||Counseling after taking Entrance Examination|
|Course Fee||INR 2,000 to 3,00,000|
|Average Starting Salary||INR 3 to 10 Lacs|
|Top Recruiting Fields||Hospitals, Pharmacies, Clinics, Research Centre, Colleges etc.|
Homoeopathy is the branch of medicine that offers effective treatment with zero side effects. It is a system of complementary medicine in which ailments are treated by minute doses of natural substances that in larger amounts would produce symptoms of the ailment.
The course is designed to focus on in-service training rather than lectures, including elements such as conferences, GDs, seminars, clinical meetings and journal clubs and also requires the submission of a written thesis or dissertation with detailed commentary on the area of specialization.
Listed below are some of the best institutes in India that offer MD in Homoeopathy:
|COLLEGE NAME||CITY||AVERAGE ANNUAL FEE IN INR|
|Government Medical College/ Rajindra Hospital (GMCP)||Patiala||1,30,000|
|Maharajah’s Institute of Medical Sciences (MIMS)||Andhra Pradesh||88,900|
|Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS)||Punjab||18,000|
|Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS)||Nashik||27,700|
|Nehru Homoeopathic Medical College & Hospital||New Delhi||1,700|
Candidates aspiring to pursue the course need to have a B.H.M.S degree with a minimum aggregate score of 60% from a university recognized by the Medical Council of India.
For admission to the course, eligible candidates need to clear a relevant entrance exam, conducted by universities at the both State and national levels. Candidates need to score the minimum cut- off marks specified by the university, on the basis of which a merit list is prepared and seats are allotted.
MD in Homoeopathy is a career- oriented field of medical science which offers lucrative employment opportunities in fields like colleges, hospitals, clinics, research centers, etc.
Listed here are some of the popular job positions offered to successful postgraduates of the discipline with the corresponding job descriptions and salaries offered.
|JOB PROFILE||JOB DESCRIPTION||AVERAGE ANNUAL SALARY IN INR|
|Lecturer/Professor||To teach undergraduate and graduate levels in areas allocated by and reviewed from time to time by the Head of Department, and to assist with supervision of undergraduate, taught graduate (Masters) or research graduate (M.Phil./Ph. D) students.||4 to 7 Lacs|
|Public Health Specialist||To work towards improvement of health of individuals, populations and communities and work with organizations and communities, such as local neighborhoods, schools and hospitals, to make them aware of their roles in promoting health.||7 to 9 Lacs|
|Pharmacist||To dispense and control both prescription and non-prescription medicine. They also advise customers on general healthcare.||2 to 2.5 Lacs|
|Consultant||To help clients improve or fix upon an area of their business||8 to 9 Lacs|
|Homoeopath||To prescribe patients with highly diluted substances based on their symptoms. Homeopaths run their own practices, they also have managerial, marketing and administrative duties.||3 to 5 Lacs|
A semester- wise breakup of the course’s syllabus is given here:
|Anatomy- Applied & Clinical Aspects|
|Physiology – Applied & Clinical|
|Biochemistry & Biophysics|
|Psychology – Applied|
|Integration of above mentioned subjects|
|Pathology (Structural Alterations in Disease)|
|Patho- Physiology (Functional Alterations in Disease)|
|Bacteriology & Virology|
|Miasmatic Correlations & Understanding of Susceptibility|
|History of Medicine, Logic & Philosophy|
|Research Methodology & Statistics|
|The Man in Health (Holistic Concept)|
|The Man in Disease (Holistic Concept)|
|History of Medicine, Scientific Methodology including Research Methodology & Statistics|
|Organon of Medicine with Homoeopathic Philosophy|
|Practice of Homoeopathy in Medicine, Surgery & Obs/Gyn|
|Training & Placements|