M. D. in Dravyaguna Vigyana
Doctor of Medicine in Dravyaguna Vigyan (Ayurvedic Pharmacology) is a Non- Clinical Course. It provides the principles of Ayurvedic pharmacognosy and pharmacology with a special focus on identification of controversial drugs, adulterants and substitutes used in Ayurvedic practice. Dravyaguna deals knowledge of nomenclature (namajnana), pharmacognosy (rupajnana), pharmacology (gunajnana) and pharmacotherapeutics (yuktijnana).
The course prepares student to be a research scholar, an efficient teacher, an Ayurvedic physician and a surgeon to contribute his/ her services to the medical and health sciences.
Duration : Three years from the date of commencement of classes.
Curriculum : As approved by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham and is in line with the directives of the Central Council of Indian System of Medicine.