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Statement of Philosophy

Council of Alternative Systems of Medicines (CASM) firmly believes that any one in the World to be deserve the opportunity to receive the highest quality of health care, with the broadest range of care options. 

Council of Alternative Systems of Medicines(CASM)

Mission Statement

Council of Alternative Systems of Medicines(CASM) is a professional organisation and the institution of higher education in the India with a curriculum of intergration of various medical modalities.

Council of Alternative Systems of Medicines(CASM)

Education Strategy, Goals and Objectives

With a view of developing interdisciplinary studies,the council operates through Department of studies. Each Department is headed by a director who arranges to plan, supervise, develop and organise its academic programs and courses in co-ordination with the department staff and the different academic,admistrative and service wings of the council. The emphasis is on providing a wide choice of courses at different level.

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Academic Programs

The council offers programs leading to Diploma,Bachelor or Post-graduate. Most of these programs have been developed after initial survey of the demand for such studies.They are launched with a view to fulfill the students need for.Learning materials are prepared for the course by teams of experts drawn from conventional universities, medical institutions and professionals from all over the country and in-house faculty.

Council of Alternative Systems of Medicines incorporated with the Act XXVI of 1961,Govt. of West Bengal, India to achieve the following objectives :


  • To distinguish different Alternative systems of Medicines according to its own philosophy.
  • To spread the systems of medicines as far as possible through the medicines which will have no bad reaction and which are non poisonous.
  • To assess the qualities of different systems of medicines.
  • To stop the complexity and monopoly of the Medical treatment.
  • To make the treatment easily available to the mankind of all level.
  • To simplify the medical education and to help the poor derive its benefit.
  • To help the people of some education to make themselves independent after teaching them these Alternative Systems of Medicines.
  • To help the nation too arrive at the goal that in the 20th Century Health will be for all.
  • Democratising higher education by taking alternative medical education to the doorsteps of the students.
  • Providing access to high quality of education to all those who seek it, irrespective of age, region, or formal qualifications.
  • Offering need-based academic programs by giving professional and vocational orientation to the courses.
  • Promoting and developing alternative medical education worldwide.
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Government attestation

Ministry of External Affairs (Foreign Ministry), Government of India Attestation

CASM students can apply for attestation of their certificate completed with CASM by the Ministry of External Affairs (Foreign Ministry), Government of India for using them internationally.

Attestation is available for students who have completed the Diploma, Bachelor or Postgraduate programs.

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Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India "The Judicious use of Alternative Systems of Medicine is found cost effective and having lesser or no side effects. India stays in rural setup, where medicines from alternative systems can play very big role in curing the primary healthcare problems."

 Narendra Modi

"I am also happy to learn that the Council is providing research, education, health services through holistic approach with complementary alternative & traditional medicines for the benefit of the society."

 Arun Jaitley, Minister of Finance, Government of  India

  "Though, both Central as well as State Governments are laying enormous focus to create health care infrastructure, we still face huge shortage of doctors, particularly in rural areas. The resurgence of traditional and alternative medicine can play an important role to bridge this gap. I am happy to know that Council of Alternative Systems of Medicines has completed 30 years of its service."

 Kiran Rijiju, Minister of Home Affairs, Government of  India