BSMS or Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery (BSMS) is an undergraduate course and the study of medicine covered by AYUSH medical systems. It focuses on the seven elements of plasma, blood, muscle, fat, bone, nerve, and semen and deals with the traditional Siddha medical practice as a complement to allopathic medicine.

Duration: 5 YearsLevel: Graduation
Type: DegreeEligibility : 10+2 or Equivalent
BSMS (Bachelor of Siddha Medicine and Surgery) Eligibility Criteria
  • Applicants of the BSMS course must have cleared the class 12 board examination from any recognized board of education in the stream of science.
  • Candidates have to secure 50% in the qualifying exam with subjects like Physics, Chemistry, and Biology along with one language, as per the guidelines of the University or College that would offer the programme.
  • Admissions to the AYUSH courses, which include BSMS also, require a NEET-UG  score. Therefore candidates will need to appear for the NEET examination for the respective year of admission.
BSMS (Bachelor of Sidhha Medicine and Surgery) Career Options and Job Prospects
  • Medical Consultant
  • Medical Officer
  • Clinical Research
  • Siddha Doctor In Private or Government Hospital
  • Lecturer in one of the Siddha Medical Colleges in India
  • Start Your Own Siddha Medical Clinic