BAMS Admission in Karnataka

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BAMS Admission

The Karnataka Government conducts the state-level medical counselling for BAMS and other major medical courses. Applicants who want to get BAMS admission in Karnataka and have appeared for NEET are eligible to take part in this State Level Counselling.

Ayurveda is one of the oldest systems of medicine and traces its roots to Vedic times. It is based on the curative properties of herbs and its medicines are known for the natural elements that they contain.

Counselling will be held right after the completion of NEET exam.

BAMS Admission in Karnataka Highlights
Eligibility Criteria 10+2 pass +Entrance exam score
Subjects Physics, Chemistry & Biology + Sanskrit
Entrance Exam NEET
Exam Type Yearly/Semester
Minimum Marks (percentage) 50%
Minimum Age 17 years
Counselling Schedule 10 Nov 2022

BAMS Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates should pass 10+2 or any the equivalent examination from any recognized boards
  • They should score at least score 50% marks in aggregate in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Biology
  • They should have completed 17 years of age and age should not be more than 25 years of age.
  • They should appear in NEET Entrance exams.

What is the Admission Process for BAMS?

Here are the few steps of the admission process for BAMS

  • Candidates who are interested in this subject and want to take admission should register in advance.
  • They can apply through the official website of the respective colleges.
  • Some colleges accept BAMS Direct Admission, and those colleges do not require entrance exams.
  • For the rest of the colleges, candidates can apply by filling the application form with all important details and making sure all information is correct.
  • After filling the form they will have to submit it. And for future reference, they should get a hard copy of the form.

Documents Required for Counselling

  • Date of birth certificate
  • NEET Admit card Marksheet and Passing Certificate
  • Aadhar Card
  • At least 5 Recently captured Coloured Passport Size Photo
  • Category certificate (if any)
  • Matriculation (10th) certificate
  • 12th or equivalent exam certificates
  • Rank card
  • Domicile certificate

Admission Procedure for Outstation/ Foreign Students:

  • Interested candidates from other states and foreign students should attach along with the application, an eligibility certificate from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore
  • For foreign students a clearance certificate is needed to be obtained from Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India, New Delhi.
  • They need to acquire a no objection certificate from RGUHS, Bangalore, in case of candidates having other qualification not mentioned in the prospectus as equivalent of Karnataka State P.U.C Examination.
  • They need to produce a regular student Visa/ Long Term Visa issued by the office of the DG, Bangalore and a copy of medical screening.
NEET 2023
Events Date
Registration Process First week of March 2023
Last Date of the Registration First week of April 2023
Admit Card Availability Fourth week of April 2023
NEET 2023 7th May 2023
Result First week of June 2023

Not all colleges in Karnataka require BAMS Entrance Exam. According to CCIM (Central Council of Indian Medicine), any private BAMS college can avail 15% of total allotted seats for direct admission purposes.

Students’ can apply in the BAMS programme after high school or as a transfer student in any of the Ayurvedic colleges in Karnataka. Ayurvedic colleges bring traditional medical treatment with a modern touch into the classroom and studying here will provide the students with a practical, interactive medical education.

Students will study metaphysical Aspects of Ayurveda, Modern Anatomy, Physiology, Medical Chemistry & Pharmacy, Ayurvedic Pharmacology, Pathology and Diagnostic Procedure, etc after their admission in BAMS Course in Karnataka.

To be eligible for BAMS admission in Karnataka, candidates should pass 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the main subjects and must have secured a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
The age limit for BAMS admission in Karnataka is 17 years at the time of admission.

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