Doctor of Medicine in Alternative Medicines, M.D. (A.M.)Indian Board of Alternative Medicines
- Distance learning
Frequent Asked Questions
· Who is it intended for?
Who is eligible to take this course? - Those persons who have passed any degree course from an authentic institution. OR - 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., N.D., N.O., M.D(A.M) etc. *Practitioners/Research Workers who are practicing for the last 10 years. Minimum basic qualification is exempted.
What you'll learn on the course
Dietetics and Nutrition
Diet and nutrition
Teachers and trainers (1)
Compulsory Subject (1):
History, Philosophy & Principles of Alternative Medicines
Elective Subjects (4):
4 elective alternative therapies of student's choice from the following list:
Acupressure; Acupuncture; Aromatherapy; Aura Healing;
Bach Flower Remedies; Beauty Therapy; Counselling and Psychotherapy;
Chinese Medicines; Chiropractic; Crystal Healing; Cupping Therapy;
Comparative and In-Depth Study of Naturopathy with Ayurveda and Homeopathy; Diet and Nutrition; Electro Homeopathy; Feng Shui; Gem-Tele-Colour Therapy;
Herbal Medicines; Hypnotherapy; Hydrotherapy;Indo Allopathy; Iridology; Kinesiology; Magnet Therapy; Meditation; Massage Therapy;
Medical Astrology; Naturopathy; Oriental Diagnosis; Osteopathy; Physiotherapy;
Pranic Healing; Pyramid Healing; Reflexology;Radiesthesia and Radionics;
Reiki Healing; Sound Therapy; Spiritual Healing; Tibetan Medicines;
Vitamin Therapy; Yoga Therapy.
Lessons on the four elective alternative therapies and the compulsory subjectof History, Philosophy and Principles of Alternative Medicine are sent by air mail. The student is allowed a certain amount of time to study the lessons following whichexamination papers are mailed to the student. There will be five papers and the student will be asked to answer the same attheir place of residence. All the question papers have to be solved and the answers sent to the Institute for evaluation. An M.D. (A.M.) Certificate and Marksheet is awarded to the successful students.