BVI is NOW Accepting Applications for Admission for its  

2020-2021 Certificate Program in Ayurveda

Program begins on August 29-30, 2020 

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Program Options & Application Info

BVI's Program, "Ayurveda: The Science of Life"

has been designed with a broad audience of people in mind

and is suitable for Healthcare Educators and Medical Professionals,

Dietitians, Wellness Practitioners,

Yoga Teachers, Massage Therapists, Chiropractors,

Parents, and Health-Conscious Individuals.


BVI's Professional

"Ayurvedic Health Consultant" (AHC) Program

BVI's  "Ayurvedic Health Consultant" Certificate Program is for aspiring professionals  who seek to help themselves and their families, and their clients transition to a holistic way of life. Those who  follow the Professional Program track and successfully complete the  all of the course requirements, including an internship, are awarded the AHC Certificate.

The BVI 's Ayurvedic Health Consultant (AHC) Program consists of: 

  • 236 hours of Classroom Instruction and Course Conferences

  • Internship of 50 Clinical Client Encounter units (75 hrs., estimated)

  •   Coursework, Individual Conferences, directed Final Project, Presentation, and Internship

BVI's Non-Professional

Ayurvedic Self-Care and Family Health (ASC) Program

for those individuals who aspire to helping themselves,

their families or clients transition to a holistic way of life.

BVI's Ayurvedic Self-Care and Family Health (AHC) Program consists of:

  • 215 Course hours and Required Reading

  • keeping a set of written note from both the Lectures and their Reading;

  • ASC students may later apply to complete the full AHC course.



Students who have completed all or a portion of an Ayurvedic Program

of study offered by another institution in the US or abroad may, on a

case-by-case assessment basis, have certain modules of the

Institute’s Program waived along with the equivalent proportion of tuition.

Request our BVI School of Ayurveda Catalog

Our Catalog contains all necessary information

about the BVI School of Ayurveda

and our Ayurveda Program

that you wish to know:

Our Catalog includes information about the:

  • Bodhananda Vedic Institute and the School facility;

  • BVI Faculty members and their credentials;

  • BVI's Program Certificates awarded; 

  • Tuition and tuition payment methods;

  • Course dates, and which courses held via webinar and which are held on site; 

  • Detailed description of each weekend course; 

  • Application and Enrollment Forms; 

  • Recognition of prior training;

  • Graduation Requirements,

      ….and more.

Click and Request 

BVI Ayurveda's 2020-2021 Catalog

and Application information

To make your tuition payment

to the BVI School of Ayurveda,

or to offer a Donation

(BVI is a Non-Profit Institute)

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*The Bodhananda Vedic Institute School of Ayurveda and it's Ayurvedic Health Counselor program (level 1) is an Organizational Member of NAMA. 

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