JOB-ORIENTED CAREER IN UNANI MEDICINE
With the changes of time, there is also modification in the Unani field. Students of BUMS (Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery) are also made acquainted with other relevant disciplines such as physiology, preventive medicine, pharmacology, pathology and forensic medicine along with the parent discipline. All these make the BUMS (Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery) candidate more knowledgeable and make them ready with the demand of present market economy. Some specialized fields are also available after BUMS (Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery) like Moalijat (Medicine), Ilmul Qabala (Obstetrics), Tahaffuz wa Samaji Tibb (Community Medicine), Ilmul Advia (Pharmacognosy), Ilmul Saidalah (Pharmacy), etc.
CAREER PROSPECT IN UNANI MEDICINE
The career options in Unani Medicine are bright. Unani Medicine has a big say in the management and treatment of a large number of diseases and disorders. The discipline is quite effective for lifestyle related disorders, infertility and other geriatric problems. If one is simple BUMS (Bachelor of Unani Medicine & Surgery), he/she can join as a research officer or consultant either in public or private sector. If one is ambitious and hardworking, he can make a position as a pharmacist or physician. Opting career in Unani Medicine is interesting and challenging. After completing this Diploma and undergraduate program, one can go ahead to post graduate or may pursue Ph.D or other research work in the discipline.
CAREER OPTIONS IN UNANI MEDICINE
|Government Hospitals at district and Upazilla level.||Hospital and Healthcare Administration|
|Clinical Practices||Health Supervisor|
|General practice||Drug Manufacturing|
|Academic areas||Unani Medicine Consultation|
|Research areas||Management & Administration|
The Unani physicians are recruited by the government as well as the private sectors. The main employers are the following:
- Government of Bangladesh
- Hamdard Laboratories (Waqf) Bangladesh
- Other 500 Medicine manufacturers
- Unani Medicine Teaching Institutions
- Non-Government Organizations.