BUMS Syllabus and Subjects


5 Years

Average Fees

INR 50,000 - 2 LPA

Lisha Gupta

Updated on Jan 4, 2023 by Lisha Gupta

Lisha Gupta

Updated on Jan 4, 2023 by Lisha Gupta

The BUMS course syllabus is spread across 4 years and the BUMS subjects include theoretical and practical knowledge for the aspirants pursuing the course in Unani medical. The course involves the lab subjects for the practical session for the Unani medical aspirants. BUMS job scope  has a extensive range of job roles from research associate, medicine pharmacist to assistant unani doctor, etc in both private and public sectors. 

Semester Wise BUMS Syllabus

Subjects in BUMS are divided into four semesters for a four-year duration. The BUMS course covered in this direction is subject material taught as per C.C.I.M.'s recommendations. The course's medium of instruction and study is selected by the aspirants like English, Sanskrit, and Hindi. Mentioned below in the table are the list syllabus for the BUMS course:

BUMS First and Second Year Syllabus

The table below shows the first and second years: 

1st Professional 2nd Professional
Arabic and Mantiq wa Falsafa Tareekh-e-Tib
Kulliyat Umoor E Tabiya Tahaffuzi wa Samaji Tib
Tashreeh Ul Badan Ilmul Advia
Munafe Ul Azha Mahiyatul Amraz

BUMS Third and Fourth Year Syllabus

The table below shows the third and fourth years: 

3rd Professional 4rd Professional
Communication Skills Moalajat – I
Ilmul Saidla wa Murakkaba Moalajat – I I
Tibbe Qanooni wa Ilmul Samoom Amraze Niswan
Sareeriyat wa Usoole Ilaj Ilmul Qabalat wa Naumaulood
Ilaj Bit Tadbeer Ilmul Jarahat
Amraz-e-Atfal Ain, Uzn, Anaf, Halaq wa Asnan

BUMS Subjects

Subjects in BUMS are very different from any other course. Here, aspirants practice the ancient and unique treatment methods following the BUMS syllabus, which involves core subjects, labs, and elective subjects. However, aspirants do have a laboratory class to do experiments on the objects they are treating, and proffering excellence in them would make the aspirants very qualified BUMS hakims.

Core Subjects

Mentioned below in the list are various core subjects for the BUMS course:

  • Cupping
  • Diaphoresis
  • Diuresis
  • Turkish bath
  • Massage

Laboratory Subjects

Mentioned below in the list are the labs' subjects related to the BUMS course:

  • Regimental Therapy
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Purging
  • Leeching
  • Dietotherapy

Elective Subjects

Mentioned below in the list are the elective subjects to BUMS course:

  • Padartha Vigyan Evam Ayurveda Ka Itihas
  • Rachana Sharira
  • Kriya Sharira
  • Sanskrit

BUMS Course Structure

BUMS course is structured as core, labs, and elective subjects divided into four semesters from 1st Professional to 4th Professional. Although aspirants pursuing BUMS are trained and educated by the best Unani medical professionals in the college or the universities, the laboratory class helps the aspirants develop and gain the required knowledge and experience.

Mentioned below in the list is the course structure of the BUMS:

  • IV Semesters
  • Core and Elective subjects
  • Internship
  • Project Submission

BUMS Teaching Methodology and Techniques

BUMS teaching methodology and techniques are very ancient and unique. The traditional Unani medical practice requires the skills and experience of a great professional to master this course of primitive medical healing.

Mentioned below is the list of various teaching methodologies and techniques of the BUMS course:

  • Collaborative
  • Process-based & Problem-based Experimental
  • Lecturing
  • Concept Mapping
  • Discussion
  • Reading
  • Hands-on Activities

BUMS Syllabus - Internships

Bachelors of Unani Medicines and Surgery (BUMS) course regulation is made by CCIM. The course curriculum of BUMS includes one year of compulsory internship in any medical hospital or health care centre. This internship will help students gain hands-on experience handling patients and their queries. This internship will help them gain in-depth knowledge of their subject and specialization.

Which Country is Best for BUMS?

Bachelor of Unani Medicines and Surgery(BUMS) course is offered in many colleges abroad as well. Some of the best countries for the BUMS course are given below:

  • Bangladesh 
  • UAE
  • SriLanka
  • Australia
  • South Africa
  • Saudi Arabia

BUMS Projects

Project ideas are included in the syllabus and are essential for the aspirants' training for BUMS. Aspirants are formed into small groups from 2 - 4, and a project is assigned to each group. The teams must work together to complete the task in the given time by helping each other complete the project work. These techniques help the aspirants be self-independent, working and performing the task independently. Mentioned below is the list of various projects ideas for the BUMS course:

  • Herbal Remedies
  • Dietary Practices
  • Alternative Therapies
  • Unani Medicine Addresses the Prevention
  • Treatment of Disease

BUMS Reference Books

BUMS 1st-yearbooks are available in the library and can be found online too. The books are written by the best hakims worldwide for the Unani subjects related to medicine with years of research and practice. Mentioned below is the table are the list of books with their authors for the course of BUMS:

BUMS Reference Books
Books Author
Mubadiyate Mantiq Wa Falsafa Hkm.Taskheer Ahmad
Kitab u Murakkabat Hakeem Syed Zillurehman
Kulliyat e Advia Kulliyat e IIaj Hkm. Kabiruddin
Ilmul us Saidla Hkm.Wasim Ahmed Azmi
Rehbare il mul jarahat Dr.Mohd Anzar Husain



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