The institute offers 5 and half years bachelor degree course in Unani Medicine & Surgery and the course is Approved by the All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi. Unani herbal medicine is also known as Islamic traditional medicine, A part of it is Tibb e Nabuvi.
As an alternative medicine, unani has found favour in Asia, especially India. In India, Unani practitioners can practice as qualified doctors, as the Indian government approves their practice. Unani medicine is very close to Ayurveda. Both are based on theory of the presence of the elements in Unani, they are considered to be fire, water, earth and air in the human body. The elements, attributed