Doctorate in AyurVeda & Integrative Medicine

We are about to receive final permission from the Higher Learning Commission to offer the only accredited doctorate in Ayurveda in the United States.

This professional doctorate will be a major step forward in establishing MUM’s preeminence in this field, and will create world-class Maharishi AyurVeda health experts who are fully equipped to become leaders in this important, emerging field of medicine.

Overseeing the DAVIM program will be world-renowned

Maharishi AyurVeda vaidya Dr. Manohar Palakurthi, who worked longer and more closely with Maharishi than any other vaidya at restoring the AyurVedic wisdom to its full purity and power.

The integrative / allopathic medical component of the curriculum is being spearheaded by renowned cardiac surgeon, integrative medicine expert and curriculum design specialist Abraham Bornstein, M.D., together with Komal Marwaha, M.D., Ph.D,

recent Associate Professor and Chair of the Department of Physiology at the Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, at Punjab University in India.

Based on the demonstrated success of our BAAW and MAVIM programs, our marketing team believes this doctoral program will be a highly successful, highly profitable program, at an appropriately high price.

  • Project development = $60,000
  • Initial market launch = $75,000

Total Funding Needed = $135,000

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