Indian Board of Alternative Medicine (Department of Distance and Continuing Education):
Would you like to earn an internationally-recognized Doctor of Holistic Medicine qualification from the comfort of your own home or office? Based in Kolkata, The Indian Board of Alternative Medicines provides high-quality alternative medicine online / distance learning courses to students throughout India and worldwide. Taught entirely in English, our distance learning courses are offered at undergraduate and postgraduate level in a wide range of disciplines, including Medicinal Herbalism, Naturopathy, Reflexology, and Reiki Therapy among many others.Email: Contact us belowDistance Learning Doctor of Holistic Medicine (H.M.D.) Degree Course:
Course Duration: 18 months (2 semesters of 9 months each). Based on your ability and performance, it may be completed in a shorter time.
Taught in English, this distance learning graduate program encompasses the various modalities of health care to balance body, mind and spirit for its harmonious functioning, and advising about a healthy life and lifestyle factors.
- First Semester:
Principles and Philosophy of Holistic Health and Living Subjects, Acupressure, Reflexology and Acupuncture, Naturopathy, Natural Dietetics and Nutrition, Natural Health and Hygiene, Anatomy and Physiology (Human Body Structure and Functions), Pathology and Laboratory Diagnosis, First Aid (Emergencies).
- Second Semester:
Botanical / Herbal Medicine, Psychotherapy, Yoga, Meditation, Massage and Physiotherapy, Gynaecology, Embryology and Maternity, Comparitive Studies of Modern Medicine, Homeopathy, Ayurveda and Naturopathy, Medical Jurisprudence and Ethics, Management of Health Problems (Health Solutions), Clinical Diagnosis.
Who is eligible for this course?
- Those persons who have completed the M.B.B.S., D.M.S., D.H.M.S., B.H.M.S., B.A.M.S., B.A.S.M., B.E.M.S., B.I.A.M.S., B.N.Y.T., B.A.T.S., B.U.M.S., B.Sc., N.O., M.D(A.M) etc.
- Those persons who have passed any degree course from an authentic institution.
- Practitioners/Research Workers who are practicing for the last 10 years. Minimum basic qualification is exempted.