Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery


The medicinal field is advancing every day at a massive rate. Today, we have numerous ways of getting cured and numerous antidotes for various viruses. We have developed an ability to fight outbreaks through these medications. One of these medications is Homeopathy. Like other medications, this field also requires a particular qualification, which is a Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery. It is famously known as BHMS. BHMS is a 5.5-year undergraduate course, including 4.5 years of study followed by one year of internship. Talking about Homeopathy, it is based on the self-healing power of our bodies. There are many topics involved in this course, some of which are Human Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology along with Community Medicine.


BHMS course is an undergraduate course. To apply for this course, a student must secure its seat by satisfying a few requirements. Some of these requirements are as follows. 

  • An applicant must complete the 10+2 level or equivalent degree from a recognized institute. 
  • The mandatory subjects at 10+2 level are Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English. 
  • An applicant must secure an aggregate score of at least 50%, although it might vary from college to college. 
  • An applicant must have completed 17 years. 

Entrance Examination

Some institutes provide admission considering the result of class 12, but some ask for entrance examination results also. In this course too, some colleges offer entry on the consideration of some entrance tests. Some of the popularly accepted examinations are described in the table below.

Entrance Examination

Full form

Mode of Test


Application Fee (in INR)


National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test


Once a year

General Category – 1500

OBC-NCL – 1400

SC/ST/PWD/Transgender Category – 800


Telangana State Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test


Once a year

General Category – 500

SC/ST Category – 250


Andhra Pradesh Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test


Once a year



Punjab University Common Entrance Test


Once a year

General Category – 2100

SC/ST Category – 1050


BHMS is a 5.5-year undergraduate course with 4.5 years of study and one year of internship. The study is separated into three professional sections, each of 1.5 years. Every professional year consists of six subjects. The segregation of the topics is listed in the table below.



Professional Year I

  • Origin of Medicine
  • Homeopathic Pharmacy
  • Anatomy & Histology
  • Homeopathic Medicine
  • Homeopathic Materia Medica
  • Oragnon of Medicine

Professional Year II

  • Principles of Homeopathic Philosophy
  • Homeopathic Therapeutics
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Surgery
  • Toxicology

Professional Year III

  • Paediatrics
  • Microbiology
  • Embryology
  • Community Medicine
  • Gynecology
  • Pediatric


For any course, the essential point is the source of education or institute. Choosing an institute with the best service and facilities will be one of the factors beneficial in studying any course. There are many good institutes, but some of the excellent institutes are showcased below.



Annual Average Cost

Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed University

Pune, Maharashtra


Kerala University of Health Sciences

Thrissur, Kerala


Vinayaka Missions University

Salem, Tamil Nadu


Government Medical College and Hospital

Chandigarh, Chandigarh


Maharashtra University of Health Sciences

Nashik, Maharashtra


Nehru Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital

New Delhi, Delhi


Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth

Pune, Maharashtra


RKDF University

Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh


Bakson Homeopathic Medical College and Hospital

Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh


Parul University

Vadodara, Gujarat


Future Prospects

BHMS, as the name suggests, is a course related to the study of Homeopathy. A person holding this degree can get an opportunity of earning a livelihood in the field of Homeopathy through many possibilities. Some of the most yielding opportunities are described with their description in the table below.

Job Profile


Annual Average Salary


Health is one of the necessities of humans. For maintaining it, the person who we consult is known as Doctor. The Doctor understands all the medical terms, performs tests and diagnoses, and treats the patient. A Doctor also helps us in healing our ailments by prescribing a medical course. A Doctor provides service and, in exchange, either charge fee or works on a salary basis.

₹10,00,000 - ₹50,00,000

Private Practitioner

A Private practitioner is a Doctor providing service on an individual basis. A Private Practitioner generally specializes in mental or physical health and prescribing homeopathic medicine.

₹15,00,000 - ₹70,00,000

Public Health Specialist

Public Health Specialists are responsible for discovering solutions for various health issues spreading or about to cover. They can get an opportunity to work in public as well as private sector organizations. Public Health Specialists also monitor the reports of health of people regularly and also ensures that there is no outbreak in the region.

₹5,00,000 - ₹12,00,000


A pharmacist is the owner of a pharmacy who can provide medicine according to the Doctor's prescription. A pharmacist is trained in such a manner that he/she can detect therapeutic animosities and minor ailments at an early stage and provide medication according to it.

₹2,00,000 - ₹5,00,000


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