The Ministry of Ayurveda, Yoga & Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha¬† and Homoeopathy (AYUSH) has announced that from the year 2018-19 admissions to AYUSH courses all over India will be through National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) which is conducted by CBSE.
The 5 courses that come under AYUSH are:
BAMS – Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery
BHMS – Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery
BUMS – Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery
BSMS – Bachelor of Siddha Medicine & Surgery
BNYS – Bachelor of Nauturopathy & Yoga
NEET has also been mandatory to study MBBS abroad from the academic year 2018-19.
Every year thousand of Indian student take MBBS Admission abroad as there is a shortage of seats in India.