National Institute of Homeopathy, Kolkata

National Institute of Homeopathy, Kolkata is an autonomous institute set up under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare’s Department of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homeopathy (AYUSH).

Name of the Institution National Institute of Homeopathy, Kolkata
Type of Institution Medicine
Location Block – GE, Sector – III, Salt Lake,Kolkata – 700 106

West Bengal, India


Tel: 2337 0969

Ownership Government
Accreditation/Affiliation The institute is affiliated to the West Bengal University of Health Sciences.
Courses Offered Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS) and Doctor of Medicine in Homeopathy [MD (Hom)].
Eligibility Criteria To apply for the BHMS course, the candidates have to pass their higher secondary examinations from a recognized board with English, Chemistry, Physics and Biology as the compulsory subjects. There are a total of 83 seats.For the candidates who are desirous of gaining admission in the MD (Hom) course, they must have a BHMS degree.
Departments/ Branches
  • Community Medicine
  • Anatomy
  • Ophthalmology, ENT and Surgery
  • Practice of Medicine
  • Physiology and Biochemistry
  • Parasitology, Bacteriology and Pathology
  • Homeopathic Pharmacy
  • Forensic and State Medicine
  • Materia Medica and Homeopathic Therapeutics
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Case taking and repertorization
  • Organon of Medicine & Philosophy, Chronic Diseases & Psychology
Admission Procedure The students are admitted to the BHMS and the postgraduate course on the basis of their performance in the All India Written Competitive Test which will be conducted in Kolkata, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, and Chennai.
Facilities The institute offers the following facilities:

  • Guesthouse
  • Boys’ hostel
  • Girls’ hostel
  • Auditorium
  • 100-bedded hospital
Established in the Year The institute was established in the year 1975.
Events The following events are held in the campus on a regular basis:

  • Health rally
  • Foundation day celebrations
  • Blood donation camp
  • Football tournament
  • Cricket tournament
  • Badminton tournament
  • Dr. Samuel Hahnemann’s birthday celebrations