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Description of Doctor of Medicine in Acupuncture, M.D.(Acu)
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This is a 1-year course conducted by the Indian Board of Alternative Medicines and is duly Registered by the Government of West Bengal under Act XXVI based on the Central Government Act XXI of 1860. Students completing the M.D.(Acu) course become a Registered Practitioner – RMP(IBAM) under Rule 7A of IBAM and can practice anywhere in India under Article 19(1)g of the Constitution of India.
International students or Indian students migrating abroad can apply for government attestation of the certificate with the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India and the Ministry of External Affairs (Foreign Ministry), Government of India on completion of the course for using it internationally.Students will also be eligible to register as a Holistic Health Practitioner and practice in U.S.A., Canada, U.K. (Europe), Australia and New Zealand on completion of the program.
This acupuncture program will cover:
- History, Philosophy, Principles and Theories of Acupuncture
- Oriental Diagnosis
- Acupuncture Meridians
- Practice of Acupuncture
- Ancillary Techniques (Cupping, Moxibustion, etc.) and Chinese Herbal Medicine
- Auricular (Ear) Therapy and Scalp Acupuncture
Applicants wishing to enter this program should meet the following requirements:
- M.B.B.S., B.D.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.P.T., B.Pharma, N.O., or M.D(A.M)
*For practitioners and research workers who are practicing for the last 10 years, the minimum basic qualification is exempted and they can directly apply for the Doctorate program.
Tuition & fees
US $900 / Rs. 44100
Indian Board of Alternative Medicine - IBAM
The Indian Board of Alternative Medicine (IBAM) is registered by the government of India as an internationally recognized alternative medical school. Offering programs in alternative and complementary medicine, holistic medicine, natural medicine, holistic healing, holistic health, natural healing, and natural health, IBAM...