Acupuncture Courses Details – Eligibility, Duration, Fee, Syllabus, Wiki Info, Masters, Subjects, Career, Salary, Courses in Kerala etc.

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About Acupuncture Courses:

Acupuncture, it is a form of alternative medicine. As a part of treatment in this thin needles are inserted into the body. It is a key component of Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). TCM theory and practice are not based upon scientific knowledge, and acupuncture is a pseudoscience. Wiki says that it is an Ancient Chinese Practice in which Stimulation to Parts will be done. To get Certified Professionals in Acupuncture we need to do the Course. To know more about these go through the article.

Courses List:

In Acupuncture there are many Types of Courses. They are:

  • Short Courses
  • Diploma in Acupuncture
  • Bachelors in Acupuncture
  • Masters in Acupuncture

Diploma in Acupuncture:

Diploma in Acupuncture is the course that can be done after 12th. And the duration of this Course is 1 Year. Diploma Certification will be provided for this Course

Duration: 1 year

Eligibility:  10+2

Also See Diploma Courses Details

Bachelors in Acupuncture:

This is the Course which comes Under Bachelors Degree. This is also called as Courses after 12th.  The Course will be having Duration of 3 Years and The Eligibility for the Course is Diploma or 10+2 in PCMB, PCBB.

Duration: 3 Years


  • Diploma in Paramedical from recognized board or university
  • Lateral entry 1- 10 +2 with Diploma in acupuncture/ BTCM  can get admission to 2nd year but will have to appear for English as an additional subject.
  • Lateral entry 2- Medical graduates, DTCM, M.D.(Acu) can get admission to 3rd year but will have English & Medical ethics as additional subjects.

Subjects:  The Subjects that are covered in Bachelors Degree.

First year– The Subjects in 1st year are

  • English language-1
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Social & Preventive Medicine
  • Fundamentals of Acupuncture

Second year– The Subjects of 2nd year are:

  • Internal Medicine (Western)
  • Acupuncture Meridians & Points
  • Five Element Theory & Points,
  • Ancillary Acupuncture,
  • Indian Constitution & Medical ethics

Third year– The Subjects in 3rd Year are:

  • Classical Acupuncture
  • Applied Acupuncture
  • Obstretics & Gyaenecology,
  • Preliminary TCM,
  • Environmental studies
  • Clinical practical

Masters in Acupuncture:

Masters Courses or otherwise Called as PG Courses. The Eligibility For these Courses is Bachelors Degree. And Course will be having 2 years Duration.

Duration: 2 years

Eligibility:  Those who have Completed the below stated Courses will be eligible to do Masters

MBBS, BHMS, BAMS, BUMS, Bachelor of Naturopathy, Bachelor of Acupuncture, DTCM

Syllabus: The Masters Program will be for 2 years

The Subjects that are covered are provided here Year Wise

First year– Acupuncture theory, TCM, Bio-Energy- Advanced Five Elements, Auriculo-Scalp Acupuncture & Acupressure.

Second year- Scientific base of Acupuncture, Application & Techniques, Applied Acupuncture, Clinical Practical

Short Courses:  

we have provided the complete Academic Courses Above. Now let us know about them:

  • T.C.M- Training  Course in Basic Traditional Chinese Medicine ( Acupuncture/ Acupressure)
  • T.C.M- Training course in  Detail Advance Traditional Chinese Medicine ( Acupuncture & Acupressure)
  • C.Ac.  ( Training  course in Cosmetic Acupressure)
  • Medical Revision Course-

There are some other Courses in Acupuncture:

  • BBS Diploma In Acupuncture
  • BSS Diploma In Acupuncture
  • BSS Master Diploma In Acupuncture & Naturopathy
  • Certificate In Acupuncture First Aid
  • Certificate in Sujok Acupuncture ‘
  • Certificate in de eddiction Acupuncture
  • Certificate in Holography Acupuncture
  • Certificate in  Stress Management Acupuncture

Acupuncture Courses in Kerala:

Kerala is very famous for Treatments like Ayurvedic, Acupuncture etc.  So people prefer to do Course in Kerala. Here is the list of Best Institutes.

  1. The Needle
  2. Dr Pradeep Antony’s Acupuncture Clinic, thiruvananthapuram.
  3. Aura Acupuncture,Hijama,Yoga & Natural Medicine Clinic, Ernakulam, Kochi, Kerala


After the completion of Course one can start Career as an Acupuncturist with Salary £45 to £90 per session in London

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  1. I have done 12+ diploma in phamacy, I want to do graduation in acupuncture.

    Can I do it.

    • Hello, good morning
      Respected Sir/madam, I want to know about your fee details, i completed 12th Science subject. Then now i completed Bsc. Nursing course, but registration is not completed bz of paper back. Then i have 2 yr experience in cardiac ICU staff nurse.


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