Nyarkotey College of Holistic Medicine, Ghana's premier leading and an award winning holistic medical school has signed a memorandum of Understanding with Lincoln University College, Malaysia, to run a 2-year Diploma and a four-year Bachelor of Science in Homeopathic Medicine.
The Collaboration is part of Nyarkotey College of Holistic Medicine Managements strategic plans to make quality education in the area of holistic medicine and also to create an academic platform for exchange programmes for students to compete globally in homeopathic medicine.
Professional Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Bachelor of Science in Homeopathic Medicine are programmes that are going to be run by the Universities.
Homeopathic Medicine education
The Professional Diploma and Bachelor of homeopathy program provides an opportunity to learn about health and wellness, along with different theories and practices used in alternative health care.
The purpose of this program is to encourage students to make unceasing and diligent efforts to pursue holistic self-development to cultivate self-discipline and integrity, to nurture creativity into broad-minded future leaders with a mind to serve mankind. These competency elements are in line with the need of the students future workplace and critical for successful careers development in various Homeopathic institutes and hospitals. A homeopathic practitioner may look the career as a medical representative or as a doctor in private or government hospital. The professionals in this field can work in companies those deals with the homeopathic preparations.
There are many job opportunities both in Ghana, Malaysia and abroad. One can also start his/ her own practice. Homoeopathic doctors can work industries engaged in homoeopathic preparations. He/she can also work as Professor in homoeopathic colleges or do research. Homeopathy is also recognized in Ghana by the Traditional and Alternative Medicine Practice Council of the Ministry of Health based on Traditional Medicine Practice ACT 575.
About Lincoln University College, Malaysia
Lincoln University College (LUC), located at Petaling Jaya, Malaysia was established in the year 2002 as Lincoln College (LC) and upgraded to Lincoln University College in the year 2011. Lincoln University College is one of the premier private institutions of higher education approved by the Ministry of Higher Education and Malaysian Qualifying Agency (MQA- National Accreditation Board).
The University College has got 5 Star ranking by Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia in 2017. Lincoln University College among the nine Malaysian universities listed in the Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings 2019. It is also an ISO 9001:2015 certified academic institution.
Lincoln University College is also the associate member of the "Association of Indian Universities (AIU)", Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), London and a member of• "International Association of Universities (AIU)" Paris.
The programmes will be run at the Main Campus of Nyarkotey College of Holistic Medicine.
Clinical Training in India
The homeopathy program is under the auspices of Dr. Sutanu Patra, a renowned homeopathic doctor in India and others have also signed another clinical training agreement with the JDS Homeopathy hospital in India for three months training in Indian.