Courses and Study


Regular Courses available on Naturopathy & Yoga


  1. Past     -     4 years course leading to Diploma in Naturopathy (N.D.) Including Yoga, at Hyderabad 1970 to 1990
  2. Present     -     5 1/2 years (4 1/2 yr course + 1 yr Internship) Degree course leading to Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yogic Sciences (B.N.Y.S.) since 1989
1st BNYS (1 yr) Pre-clinical subjects
2nd BNYS (1yr) Para clinical subjects
3rd BNYS (1yr) Clinical subjects
4th BNYS (1 1 yr) Clinical subjects
& 1 yr Rotatary Internship

Present Status of Naturopathy & Yoga in the Country

Government Registered Naturopathy & Yoga Doctors
S. No. Name of the State Boards of Indian Medicine Started from the year No. of Naturopaths
Board of Indian Medicine, Secunderabad, Govt. of A.P. 1974 800
Karnataka Ayurveda, Unani & Naturopathy Practitioners Board, Bangalore, Govt. of Karnataka 1994 340
Tamil Nadu Board of Indian Medicine, Chennai, Govt. of Tamil Nadu 1995 670
M.P. Ayurveda, Unani, Prakritik Chikitsa Board, Bhopal. Govt. of MP 1975 (Amended in 2006) (Since 2007) 18
Chattisgarh Ayurveda, Unani & Naturopathy Board, Raipur. Govt. of CG Act passed in 2006-07 Registration since 2008 75
Total 1903
Hospitals, Bed Strength and Dispensaries
Indoor Hospitals About 250 with total about 10000 Beds (Naturopathy & Yoga).About 60 major, 100 medium and 90 small Level Hospitals are functioning in the Country
Clinics (Out-patient) (Yoga & Naturopathy) About 300 all over India.
Yoga Hospitals 06
Manufacturing Units for Naturopathy equipment About 40

Regular Courses available on Naturopathy & Yoga


  1. Past     -     4 years course leading to Diploma in Naturopathy (N.D.) Including Yoga, at Hyderabad 1970 to 1990
  2. Present     -     5 1/2 years (4 1/2 yr course + 1 yr Internship) Degree course leading to Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yogic Sciences (B.N.Y.S.) since 1989
1st BNYS (1 yr) Pre-clinical subjects
2nd BNYS (1yr) Para clinical subjects
3rd BNYS (1yr) Clinical subjects
4th BNYS (1 1 yr) Clinical subjects
& 1 yr Rotatary Internship

Present Status of Naturopathy & Yoga in the Country

Government Registered Naturopathy & Yoga Doctors
S. No. Name of the State Boards of Indian Medicine Started from the year No. of Naturopaths
Board of Indian Medicine, Secunderabad, Govt. of A.P. 1974 800
Karnataka Ayurveda, Unani & Naturopathy Practitioners Board, Bangalore, Govt. of Karnataka 1994 340
Tamil Nadu Board of Indian Medicine, Chennai, Govt. of Tamil Nadu 1995 670
M.P. Ayurveda, Unani, Prakritik Chikitsa Board, Bhopal. Govt. of MP 1975 (Amended in 2006) (Since 2007) 18
Chattisgarh Ayurveda, Unani & Naturopathy Board, Raipur. Govt. of CG Act passed in 2006-07 Registration since 2008 75
Total 1903
Hospitals, Bed Strength and Dispensaries
Indoor Hospitals About 250 with total about 10000 Beds (Naturopathy & Yoga).About 60 major, 100 medium and 90 small Level Hospitals are functioning in the Country
Clinics (Out-patient) (Yoga & Naturopathy) About 300 all over India.
Yoga Hospitals 06
Manufacturing Units for Naturopathy equipment About 40