Nashik: In a detrimental move,MUHS announced that practicing homoeopaths, who have their Maharashtra Homoeopathic Council (MHC) registration numbers from 1 to 40,000, can apply for the admissions for the modern pharmacology course for the year 2018-19.
The MHC has given its nod to include more doctors for this course. When the course was launched two years back, only first 5,000 registered homoeopaths were allowed to apply for it.
The successful completion of the course would allow the homeopaths to prescribe allopathic medicines. The university has 1,200 seats in 24 government medical colleges across the state for homeopaths to undergo the certificate course. It’s a full-time course.
As per the schedule announced by the MUHS, first selection list of the candidates will be declared on July 12. The candidate can select up to 24 government medical colleges where 50 seats each are available. The last date of joining college is August 3. The certificate course is exclusively for Maharashtra-based homoepathic doctors.