What to do after B.H.M.S?


Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine & Surgery is an undergraduate program in Homeopathy. The course duration of the same is 5 and half years. In this total course duration, 4 and half years are intended for academic program and the last one year is meant for internship. The course offers adequate skills and profound knowledge to professionals to make an excellent career in Homeopathic medicine. This professional course offers higher study options as well as job openings to students. The details regarding the higher study options and the career opportunities are mentioned here.

Higher Studies Options after B.H.M.S

The Bachelor of Homoeopathic Medicine and Surgery offer both Masters as well as Doctor of Medicine courses to interested candidates. These courses allow them to have specialization in diverse areas of Homeopathy. It also improves the in depth knowledge of the individual in that particular area of study. Professionals with higher qualification are more in demand in job market rather than one with mere graduation. The courses are offered mainly in the following areas:

  • Master of Science in Endocrinology
  • Master of Science in Epidemiology
  • Master of Science in Psychiatry
  • Master of Science in Regenerative Medicine
  • Doctor of Medicine in Hom-Organon of Medicine
  • Doctor of Medicine in Hom-Pharmacy
  • Doctor of Medicine in Hom-Practise of Medicine
  • Doctor of Medicine in Hom-Reprtory
  • Doctor of Medicine in Homoeopathic Philosoaphy & organon
  • Doctor of Medicine in Homeopathy - Materia Medica
  • Doctor of Medicine in Homeopathy - Paediatrics
  • Doctor of Medicine in Homeopathy - Psychiatry
  • Doctor of Medicine in Homeopathy - Repertory
  • Doctor of Medicine in Homoeopathy

Job Opportunities for B.H.M.S Graduates

There exist a lot of employment opportunities for aspirants who have completed their Degree in Homeopathy. Homeopathic medicine has gained much popularity nowadays as it is considered to have no bad effects. Professionals in Homeopathy can consider starting their own clinics or they can work in homeopathic departments of hospitals. They can find opportunities in public and private sector organizations like:

  • Clinics
  • Charitable Institutions
  • Consultancies
  • Homoeopathic Medicine Store
  • Hospitals
  • Medical Colleges
  • Pharmacies
  • Research Institutes
  • State Dispensaries
  • Training Institutes

In the above mentioned areas a B.H.M.S degree holder can work as

  • Doctor
  • Consultant
  • Pharmacist
  • Private Practice
  • Public Health Specialists
  • Researchers
  • Teachers

The employment opportunities and compensation packs of aspirants may improve with the work experience and skills. To get in to government hospitals or departments the aspirants have to undergo competition test carried out by government bodies.

Short Term Courses for B.H.M.S Students

A few short term courses are also offered to B.H.M.S graduates. Certificate in Homeopathic Medicinal System (CHMS) is a certificate course in Homeopathic medicine which has time duration of 6 months. Other correspondence programs are offered in Homeopathy by different Colleges and Universities of the country. Short term courses improve the basic knowledge of the students in their area of specialization.



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10 Responses to “What to do after B.H.M.S?”

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    dr parinitha:

    sir i have done bhms frm bu..in the year 1995,i have been practicing since then i want to do md in oncology..please help

  2. 9

    i have completed my BHMS course ,iam going to settle in canada with my husband whether i can practice homoeo(whether its eligble to practice ) or want to do higher sudty in anyother subject future more? please suggest me.

  3. 8

    i did BHMS in 2004 and MD(med. alt.) from IBAM kolkatta in 2008. also i did CCH and CGO courses from wadia hospital bombay. I would like to know about is their any courses of diabetes and Hypertension for me. Plz let me inform….regards Dr.Dhiraj Bhanushali

  4. 7

    Hello sir,
    How are you,
    This is Mayur ,sir i have done Bhms from Bhopal in 2010 ,currently i,am i self practicing ,but i cannot earn that much ,so i am little confused about, what can i do after it, to earn more,& make my future bright?

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  6. 5

    i am a BHMS ,, from maharashtra,, is there any corrospondance course in surgery after BHMS

  7. 4

    I am D.H.M.S.(Pb)….can me do B.H.M.S….or what else?

  8. 3
    Harpreet Singh Buttar:

    I have completed B.H.M.S. degree and want to settle in Canada/Australia/America.
    What is the scope of homoeopathy in these countries or abroad?
    Weather m’i applicable to apply for job in those countries and most important can i get permanent residency there?

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    what after BAMS

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