The orientation programme, which is conducted in the first three weeks before commencement of BAMS degree programme, is organized and fortified by introducing new components to motivate the students for initiation of self oriented learning in a university environment. A well structured unit of English for Medical Education and an ICT unit leading to obtain national and international qualifications in English language skills and Information and Communication Technology (ICT) skills using an advanced language laboratory and ICT resource centre have been introduced.

The orientation programme also consists of other important units. All BAMS undergraduates will be guided for effective learning by introducing various techniques and strategies in the "Guidance for Ayurveda Medical Learning" course units. Library and Information Technology unit provides opportunity to be familiar with the library and acquisition of relevant information from wide range of resources. Medical Ethics and Professionalism will make self esteem in practice of Ayurveda. Music, Yoga and Meditation for healthy learning will help the students to enhance their learning with mental and physical relaxation and Introduction to Advances in Ayurveda will motivate students for innovation.

Level Courses Status Lectures


Guidance for Ayurveda Medical Learning Introductory 5 -
Library and Information Technology Introductory 2 4
Medical Ethics and Professionalism Introductory 4 -
Music, Yoga and Meditation for healthy learning Introductory 2 7
Introduction to Advances in Ayurveda Introductory 2 4
English for Medical Education Introductory 15 30
Information and Communication Technology Introductory 15 30




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