March 1, 2021

BAMS admission 2020: Counselling Dates, Eligibility, Colleges ,Fees …

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BAMS Admission 2020 India has been the home of ayurvedic medicine from the many year, and due to its curing ability and no side-effects, this branch of medicine is widely gaining popularity all over the world. As a result, the number of practitioners of ayurvedic medicine is on the rise. The required course for getting admission in ayurvedic science is a Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery .

BAMS is an Aryuvedic traditional healing art in India. BAMS course provides the complete knowledge about ‘Ashtanga Ayurveda’ along with scientific advances in modern medicine along with extensive practical training.

Key Facts about BAMS

let’s start from basic .What is BAMS.? BAMS is Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery is a medicinal course which imparts to students the knowledge of healing properties of the Ayurveda. Ayurveda finds its roots in India and traces back to the Vedic ages. Though many students opt for this stream, Ayurveda has a lot of scope for the development of the student.  Have a look at the following table to get a glimpse into the Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery. and due to the rapid developments in this sector, it can be a bright career option for students.

Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery or BAMS is a 5.5 years (Including 1-year internship) long graduate degree that covers the study of the integrated system of modern medicine and traditional Ayurveda.

BAMS : Course Highlights

Given here are the basic highlights of the course.

Name of the courseBachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery
Course LevelGraduate
Duration5.5 Years (Including 1-year internship)
StreamAyurvedic Medical Sciences
Examination TypeYearly/Semester
Eligibility10+2 or equivalent qualification, with Physics, Chemistry, Biology as main subjects.
Admission ProcessThrough AYUSH Counselling
Average Course FeeINR 1lakh – 4 lakh
Average Starting SalaryINR 4-7 Lacs
Top Recruiting CompaniesHealth Care. Dabur, Baidyanath and Himalaya firms, University of Madras, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Ayurveda, etc.

India Top BAMS Colleges

Listed below are some of the top institutes in India that are currently offering this course.

Institute NameLocationAverage Annual Fees (in INR)
Institute of Medical SciencesVaranasi50,000
Baba Farid University of Health SciencesFaridkot31,500
Maharashtra University of Health SciencesNashik23,000
KLE UniversityBelgaum25,000
Banaras Hindu UniversityVaranasi10,400
Datta Meghe Institute of Medical SciencesWardha4,55,000
Bharati Vidyapeeth Deemed UniversityPune2,85,000
Kerala University of Health SciencesThrissur55,000
Dev Bhoomi Group of InstitutionsDehradun2,80,000
Shobhit UniversityMeerut2,77,000
DY Patil UniversityNavi Mumbai60,000
Himachal Pradesh UniversityShimla29,000

BAMS Admission Process

Admission to BAMS courses will be taken on the basis of NEET UG score and the corresponding rank. therefore , candidates are required to qualify NEET conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). In order to take admission to BAMS course, candidates are required to secure NEET cutoff 2020 percentile. Candidates can check the category-wise minimum required percentile in the table below.


Qualifying Percentile for NEET 2019



Minimum required percentile


General (UR)

50th Percentile


SC/ST/OBC(including PwD of SC/ ST/ OBC)

40th Percentile



45th Percentile

 The admission to BAMS will be taken through AYUSH counselling and then state-wise counselling procedure. For BAMS admission process each state will release its own state merit rank based on the NEET merit list for which the candidates will be required to fill application form.

Difference between BAMS Vs MBBS

BAMS may not be considered as sought-after as an MBBS course, but there are many details that make it worth pursuing. Getting into BAMS course is not that difficult when compared with MBBS. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) course is relatively tough and has limited number of seat in proportion to the number of candidates that apply for admission. It is relatively easy to get in a seat in government college to pursue BAMS course and it is cheaper than MBBS. In BAMS course, candidates are required to study modern medical sciences and modern diagnostics along with Ayurvedic Samhitas. Whereas in MBBS candidates do not wander off from the domain of advanced medicine and new technology associated with it. After completing BAMS, candidates can go for clinical research or can take up a course of alternative medicine just like a MBBS graduate. BAMS graduate also have the option of pursuing MD and MS in Ayurveda but do not have as many option as an MBBS graduate has.

For more details regarding BAMS admission 2020 contact here 


                  frequently asked questions (FAQs

Can I take admission in BAMS without NEET?

New AYUSH ministry notification, private/state-level examinations will no longer be conducted to fill seats in any of the AYUSH colleges, and all admissions to BAMS courses will be through NEET only.

Can I get direct admission in BAMS?

All admissions to BAMS courses will be through NEET only.

How many marks are required in NEET for BAMS?

Just qualify marks for private BAMS colleges and for government you need at-least 450+ marks.

Is Neet required for BAMS 2020?

Yes you need to qualify neet .

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