Homeopathy which is considered an alternative medicine in the field of medical sciences provides a lot of scope to students pursuing this course. This stream of study is very popular in Tamil Nadu. There are numerous undergraduate colleges for homeopathy in Tamil Nadu. Out of these many offers, PG and doctorate degree in this area of medical science. Students who have earned their homeopathy degree can go onto becoming homeopathic practitioners. They can also undertake higher studies and apply for teaching faculty in various colleges of Tamil Nadu and India. The use of homeopathy is steadily growing in Tamil Nadu.
The reason for the rising graph of homeopathy is due to its safe and gentle ways of treatment. Homeopathic medicine enhances the natural healing power through your immune system and nerves. It is known to cure various types of chronic and acute ailments.
Courses and Eligibility
Students who have done 10+2 or equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, Biology as main subjects can apply for B.H.M.S. (Bachelor of Homoeopathy Medicine and Surgery). Admission to B.H.M.S. in Tamil Nadu is done on the basis of state and national level entrance test.
After the completion of the bachelor degree, students can either opt to practice or seek for further study. Specialization at postgraduate level i.e. Doctor of Medicine in Homoeopathy - M.D. (Hom.) can be done in the subjects like Medicine, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Materia Medica, Pharmacy, Repertory, Organon.