Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS)

Homoeopathy is a good career option for young aspirants in the medical field. Homoeopathy uses neither drugs nor surgery. Homoeopathy is the study of medicine based on treating the individual with highly diluted substances given in mainly tablet form, which triggers the body’s natural system of healing. Homoeopathy is a holistic medical system involving the treatment of patients by enhancing the body’s natural healing system. It is practised by trained homoeopaths who are experienced and qualified to advise and prescribe medications as per their diagnosis. Homoeopathy has carved a niche for itself among the various schools of medicine.

Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (B.H.M.S.)


Course Eligibility Duration
Diploma Class 10 1 year
Undergraduate Class 10 +2 (Science stream with PCB) along with entrance exam conducted by the board 5 ½ years including 1 year of compulsory internship.
Post Graduate Diploma Graduate (B.H.M.S.) 2 years
Post Graduate Diploma Graduate (B.H.M.S.) 3 years

Entrance Exam    

Under Graduate Entrance:

National Level Entrance Test

  • NEET

Graduate Entrance:

National Level Entrance Test



Depending on the type of institute/quota, fees can range from INR Twenty Five thousand to INR Three lakh per year excluding lodging and boarding charges.

Skills Required   

  • Patience

  • Confidence and trust

  • Alertness of mind

  • Good listening

  • Communication skills

  • Analytical thinking

Career Options   

Career in Homeopathy and Medicine is very lucrative. Following are the various job profiles offered to graduates and post graduates in Homeopathy and Medicine:

  • Private Practice: After completing a Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS), a person can start his/her private practice as a Homeopathy doctor.

  • Private Medical College: After completing the course, there is also an option available where the BHMS graduate can also work as a lecturer in private medical colleges.

  • Research Laboratories: Working in the research laboratories is also open for the BHMS degree holders to research different medicines.

  • Life Sciences Industry: The BHMS graduate also plays an important role in the life sciences industry. The knowledge of homoeopathy comes in handy during various research and diagnostic related activities.

  • Healthcare: Homoeopathy has been integrated into the healthcare systems of many countries as it contributes a lot towards the health sector.

Undergraduate course (BHMS)   

  • Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS)

  • Electro-Homeopathy

Postgraduate Courses (MD)   

  • Medicine and Surgery

  • Homeopathy

  • Pediatrics

  • Repertory

  • Hom-Organon of medicine

  • Hom-pharmacy

  • Hom-practice of medicine

  • Homeopathic Philosophy and Organon

  • Homeopathy-Materia Medica

  • Homeopathy –Psychiatry

  • Master in Public Health

Popular colleges offering the course:   

In Gujarat

In Maharastra

In India


A qualified Homeopathy graduate and post graduate can get employment opportunities in India and in abroad as well, at following places:

  • Medical colleges

  • Charitable institutions

  • Clinic

  • Homeopathic medicine store

  • Research institutes

  • Life science industries

  • Pharmaceutical industries

  • Government/private homeopathy hospitals

  • Homeopathy colleges

All the students, teachers and guardians should note that the above mentioned websites and information on various colleges / universities may change under the rules and regulations of the education department.