Indian Board of Alternative Medicine was established in the year of 1991 as a not-for-profit institution for the promotion and propagation of various systems of alternative medicines, viz. Naturopathy, Yoga, Herbal Medicines, Meditation Reiki, Nutrition, etc both in India and worldwide. The institute is Registered by the Government of West Bengal under Act XXVI based on the Central Government Act XXI of 1860.
Over the years, Indian Board of Alternative Medicines has organized several National and International Conferences, attended by participants from more than 100 countries; published more than 100 books on the different systems; and trained many hundreds of students on the efficacy of alternative medicines. Indian Board of Alternative Medicines, [IBAM] Kolkata offers undergraduate courses, PGDs and MD programmes. It also offers opportunities for research. Its programmes have received recognition by bodies in USA, Canada, UK, Australia and New Zealand over the years; as well as its student’s certificates were attested by the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.
At the undergraduate level, the institute offers a Bachelor of Medicine course in Alternative Medicine. It is a 3 year course.
|Bachelor of Alternative Medicine||Alternative Medicine|
At the postgraduate level, courses are offered in Alternative Medicine, Acupuncture and Naturopathy / Natural Medicine for which the Doctor of medicine [MD] degree will be awarded. The institute also offers Post Graduate Diplomas [PGD] in several specialization subjects. Details are in the table given below-
|ND/NMD||Doctor of Naturopathy / Doctor of Natural Medicine|
|PGD||Alternative Medicine, Cardiology, Respiratory Medicine, Gastroenterology, Neurology, Gynaecology, Dental Medicine, Oncology and Haematology, Family Planning and Sex Education|
Doctorate course in Alternative Medicine is offered by the institute. The Ph.D degree in Alternative Medicine is a 3-year degree.
|IBAM Kolkata Contact Details|
|Address||Indian Board of Alternative Medicine [IBAM]
80, Chowringhee Rd,
Gokhel Road, Bhowanipore,
|Phone||033 2486 8964|
|Courses||Exams Accepted||Admission Form|
What are the PG courses offered?
Following are the postgraduate courses offered- MD : Acupuncture MD : Alternative Medicine ND/NMD Doctor of Naturopathy / Doctor of Natural Medicine PGD : Alternative Medicine / Cardiology / Respiratory Medicine / Gastroenterology / Neurology / Gynaecology / Dental Medicine / Oncology and Haematology / Family Planning and Sex Education
How to contact the college?
Phone: 033 2486 8964