Background

Nepal Ayurved Medical College & Teaching Hospital (NAMCTH) has been established in Birgunj, Nepal to provide quality education in ayurvedic medicine. It aims to produce the best doctors in this field.

Now the college is conducting B.A.M.S. (Bachelors of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) program. Management is planning to conduct M.D. program in future. College is well equipped with modern technology and all infrastructures. It has well qualified M.D. doctors of Nepal and abroad. It is affiliated with the renowned state owned Tribhuvan University of Nepal. IT is recognized by the Nepal government and Nepal Ayurved Medical Council.

We are committed to develop NAMCTH as a model Ayurveda-College. We will establish and maintain academic-environment and provide-quality education. The opportunity & Potentiality of Ayurved is high. So we want to welcome all of you to join hands.

The word "Ayurveda" is composed of two Sanskrit terms viz."ayu" meaning "life" and "veda" meaning "knowledge". Therefore "ayurveda" means "knowledge of life or science of life".

BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery) is a general physician course in Ayurveda. It is five and half years course including one year rotating internship. The curriculum of BAMS is as approved by IOM (T.U.), Ayurvedic Medical Council of Nepal. BAMS course is also equivalent with MBBS .

After BAMS one can do MD, MS, MBA (Hospitality & healthcare management),MPH etc. Nowadays, most of the developed countries are also paying their special attention towards Ayurveda Medical Science, so the scope of Ayurveda Medical Science is increasing day by day in the world. So it is really the investigation & researching field for the welfare of human being by herbal medicines.