Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences (BNYS) is a medical degree in India in the field of integrated naturopathy and yoga therapy. The curriculum is taught by several universities. The degree is of 5 1⁄2 years duration, including 1 year internship after passing 12th Science. The person having a BNYS degree can practice anywhere in India under different state medical councils.
Job Prospects :
Many jobs options are available for the naturopathy doctors both in India and abroad. Many countries across the globe are hiring naturopathy physicians. Since, the field is the inception stage, has great potential in the days to come; therefore, a large number of students are opting Bachelor of Naturopathy & Yogic Sciences (BNYS) after 12th standard. The field offers lucrative options in teaching if somebody pursues higher education in naturopathy and Yoga i.e. MA, M.Sc., M. Phil and Ph. D. The Union as well as the State governments’ research centres, institutes, colleges, universities, health centres, etc.
The remuneration in naturopathy physicians in the initial stage ranges between Rs. 20, 000- Rs. 40, 000 depends upon expertise and experiences. For the knowledgeable candidate, salary may touch up to Rs. 1 lakh per month in the private sector, especially in the spas, resorts and big five star hotels. The naturopathy physicians have good job opportunity in the international arena too, especially in the gulf region and the Middle East.