Ayurveda is science of Life. It’s not only the system of mere treating illness but integration between mind, body and soul. Thats why, in countries beyond India, Ayurveda therapies and practices have been integrated in general wellness applications and in medical use as well.


To meet this requirement, NIOS has developed a vocational course in health & paramedical namely Certificate in Ayurvedic therapy, through open learning mode of education. Ayurvedic therapy works by instinct and intuition, using techniques developed through regular practice and proper guidance. The Ayurvedic Therapy course is designed for proper rational understanding and provides sound guidance for developing an ethical practice as an Panchakarma assistant. The course includes comprehensive theoretical and practical applications of Ayurveda and enables you to acquire and hone your skills in authentic massages and healing therapies adding extra value to your professional profile. The course also equips the learner in relieving physical and mental stress, support in treatment of common health issues, etc.


We are confident that this course will prove to be beneficial for you, as this course has a wide scope as learner may assist Ayurvedic doctors, Ayurvedic Consultants at Govt.or private Ayurvedic hospitals, etc.

Medium of Instruction

Hindi and English

Entry Level

12th pass with science

Course Duration

One Year

Essential Course Duration

300 Hours

Course Fee

Rs. 15,000/-

Course Components
S.No Title of Component Essential Contact Hrs
Theory Practical
1 Introduction to fundamentals of Ayurveda 50 80
1 Introduction to different therapies in ayurveda 70 100
  Total Duration 300 Hours
Scheme of Examination
S.No Course Code Name of the subject / Modules Time (in hrs.) Marks Total
Theory Practical Theory Practical Internal Assessment
1 721 Introduction to fundamentals of Ayurveda 3 3 80 100 20 200
2 722 Introduction to different therapies in ayurveda 3 3 80 100 20 200
Passing Criteria
S.No Course Code Name of the subject Certification criteria (percentage)
Theory Practical Internal Assessment Aggregate in each paper module
1 721-722 Homoepathic Dispensing 40 50 50 --