Ayurveda is science of Life. It’s not only the system of mere treating illness but integration between mind, body and soul. Thats why, in countries beyond India, Ayurveda therapies and practices have been integrated in general wellness applications and in medical use as well.


NIOS has developed stand alone course that you can do with academic studies also.


The Ayurvedic assistant course is more skill based course, designed for proper practical understanding and provides sound guidance for developing a practice as an Ayurvedic Assistant. The course includes comprehensive theoretical but more practical applications of Ayurveda and enables you to acquire and hone your skills in authentic massages and healing therapies adding extra value to your professional profile. The course also equips the learner in relieving physical and mental stress, support in treatment of common health issues, etc.

Medium of Instruction

Hindi or English

Entry Level

10th pass

Course Duration

One Year

Essential Course Duration

240 Hours

Course Fee

Rs. 3000/-

Course Components
S.No Title of Component Essential Contact Hrs
Theory Practical
1 Ayurveda assistant 80 160
Scheme of Examination
S.No Name of the subject / Modules Time (in hrs.) Marks Total
Theory Practical Theory Practical Internal Assessment
1 Ayurveda assistant(665) 1.5 3 30 70 - 100
Passing Criteria
S.No Name of the subject Certification criteria (percentage)
Theory Practical Internal Assessment Aggregate in each paper module
1 Ayurveda assistant(665) 50 50 - -