Q - What is the status of Hahnemann College of Homeopathy in UK?
Please refer to the above website page –Hahnemann College of Homeopathy, London is listed on page 75. This is a confirmation of recognition by the UK Government and HCH is officially listed amongst Colleges, Institutions & Universities providing Higher Education in the United Kingdom. The College was founded in 1980 and since then has been successfully running various graduate and post-graduate courses.
Q – Are there any exams?
A: The PG Hom Course along with being Clinical and Thesis based learning also has an academic focus and therefore exams are required to assess your progress. There will be one Exam (MCQ/Long Answers) exam after submission of Thesis. There will be one Viva Exam which will primarily be based on your Thesis topic and submitted case studies.
Q – Does the qualifications allow me to register with a professional homeopathy organization?
A: Yes. The Society of Homeopaths, the Alliance of Registered Homeopaths and the Homeopathic Medical Association are the main registering bodies in the UK. As we are recognized by HMA so it will be easier for us to help obtain Practicing Registration license etc as the students will be trained by a college recognized by the same authority (HMA).
Q: Can any other graduates who are not qualified Homeopaths but still practicing homoeopathy enroll for this course?
A: No, the course is strictly for people who have a valid graduate Post Graduation Course in Homeopathy. However qualified Health Care Professionals from other streams like MBBS, BAMS, etc can join the course but it does not certify them to practice Homeopathy. Hobby practitioners cannot attend this course.
Q: How will the clinical training of the students be conducted?
A: The students with assistance from their respective guides will practically learn the clinical applications of various homeopathic principles. Our course encourages students to apply these principles in real life and to learn from the successes and failures of their own and others experiences, both as homeopaths and as practitioners.
Additionally the lectures, workshops, seminars and homoeopathic camps, etc. will make them more confident in prescribing as an effective homoeopath.
Q: Can the students choose their own guides from the esteemed faculty members?
A: Yes, in fact each candidate has the choice to choose his PG Guide, who will help them throughout the tenure. However each Guide can take a limited number of students for teaching so that he/she can give personal attention to each student.
In addition if the student wishes to know about the working pattern of other guides, it will all be available online under discussion forum wherein a student can come to know about his counterparts not only in Mumbai but all over the globe.
Q: Is this course similar to the MD in Homeopathy currently available in India?
A: This course is in no way related to the MD COURSE in homoeopathy apart from the fact that this is a post graduation course but offered by Hahnemann College of Homeopathy, London.
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Q: Is this course recognized in India?
A: The course is similar to any other postgraduate course done from abroad. You are permitted to write P.G. (Hom), London as suffix after your name. Since the course is not offered by an institute in India it is not listed under Schedule I & II of HCC Act 1973. Till date it is not recognized by Central Council Of Homeopathy in India.
Q: What are the payment options?
A: The student must pay the fees by either by Cheque or Demand Draft drawn in the name of ‘Enlightenment Education Pvt. Ltd.’. We also have an option wherein the student can pay fees in 3 installments in the form of PDCs (Post Dated Cheques)
Q: Is Education Loan available?
A: We have officially tied up with HDFC Bank to help the students avail of the loan facility.
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Q: Who can join?
A: Homeopaths with following qualifications – LCEH, DHMS, BHMS, MD can join the course. Plus people with all qualifications listed under HCC Schedule I and II can apply for PG Hom, London course.
Q: Can I pursue other courses along with this course?
A: Yes, The structure and teaching method of the course is such you can purse it simultaneously along with other courses or practice.
Q: Where do the workshops/seminars take place?
A: The workshop will be conducted in air conditioned conference rooms with state of art facilities like AV Projectors, Connections for Laptops, etc.
Q: What if I am not able to attend a particular worksop/session?
A: Do not worry. Each workshop/seminar will be video-graphed and uploaded online. These can be accessed by the students after logging in and so can have complete material from the website.
Q: Will I be able to communicate with the instructor or other students?
A: Not only will you and the expert communicate directly, everyone in the class will be involved in many group and individual discussions. Far from being an impediment to communication, the online learning format facilitates and enhances it in ways that would be impossible in other situations.
Q: What kind of computer or other hardware do I need?
A: Mostly, any desktop PC/Macintosh computer or Notebooks (Laptop) will be just fine. You'll also need a modem and a connection to the Internet.
Q: Who will help me if I run into technical problems?
A: If you are having trouble accessing the course materials Online, you can contact our support team at email@example.com
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However, if you are having technical problems with your computer or Internet connection, you should contact your local vendor and service provider.
Q: Will these courses enable me to prescribe and compound homeopathic remedies?
A: The completion of the Online Homoeopathy Course does not entitle any person to practice Homoeopathy if he/she is not a Qualified Registered Homoeopathic Practitioner. However, hobby practitioners of Homeopathy can update their existing knowledge of Homeopathy and learn its practical application by doing these courses.
Q: What certification will I receive on completion of course?
A: You will be awarded a certificate confirming your successful completion of PG Hom, London post graduate course form Hahnemann College of Homeopathy, London.
Q: Is clinical homeopathy taught in PG Hom, London course?
A: The focus of the course is to make each student apt in successful application of homeopathic principles in clinical practice, thereby making them more confident in treating all disease conditions and have more cures while these patients.
Q: Will my qualification from HCH meet future requirements for registration?
A: The college and course is recognized by HMA, it is a matter of completing formalities to get registered with the body.
Q: On completion what will I achieve?
A: Upon graduation students will have achieved:
i) Practical skills with a good foundation and clarity in the principles of homoeopathy.
ii) Confidence to set up and the ability to run a successful practice.
iii) A platform to go international with your homeopathic practice.
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Q: What is the examination pattern?
A: All students appearing for PG Hom. London course will be evaluated on the following basis – Examination (MCQ pattern)
There will be two exams individually for Core Subjects and Elective Subjects separately.
- Thesis submission
- Viva based on the thesis topic
Q: What grades are needed to successfully complete the course?
A: To successfully complete the PG hom course the student must get at least 60% marks in examination and subsequently clear the Viva.
Q: Can I reappear for the exams if I do not get passing grades in first attempt?
A: In case a student fails to get 60% marks in examination; he/she can reappear for the exams with the next batch
Q: Will I have to repay examination fees for reappearing for the exams?
A: Reappearing for exams with the next batch is free. If the student wants to reappear for exams third time, in this case he/she will have to pay 50% of the initial examination fees.
Q: Where will the convocation ceremony be held?
A: Convocation and awards ceremony will be held in India itself. However the students have the option to visit the parent college – Hahnemann College of Homeopathy in London, UK to receive the Post Graduation Course in Homeopathy certificates.
Q: Beside the Post Graduation Course in Homeopathy certificate which other awards are available?
A: There are many awards to be won during the academic year such as – Best Student of the Year, Best Thesis of the Year and Best Video case of the Year, etc.
Q: What are the benefits of Online Learning?
A: The benefits of Online learning are many fold; it is at par with other learning option.
Study anytime, from anywhere
Online learning provides an excellent method of course delivery, unbound by time or location, allowing for accessibility to instruction via the Internet, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Adult learners in particular, find the online environment a convenient way to fit education into their busy lives. It is a tremendous incentive for this group to reach their academic and career goals.
Online learning makes quality education in Homeopathy accessible to each and every person in the world.
There is no limit to the number of students who can join the course at any given point of time. Everybody is welcome!
The course material is specially designed by teachers who are masters in Homeopathy.
Efforts are made to ensure the course is knowledge-based and at the same time it teaches you its practical application.
Students can take self-assessment test that will help them to judge their competency in mastering the course and motivates them to study better.
The Free Lesson in the course made available Online can be taken by the user before signing up for the complete course.
The student has the liberty to decide which type of course he wants to pursue later.
Saves time and money
Online learning saves money, which the student would have had to otherwise spend on Travel, Hostel accommodation, Course fees, books, etc. It is ideally suited for individuals who want to pursue studies along with other careers.
Every student has his own way of learning that works best for him. Each has his own pace. Online learning enables the student to study the course and evaluate one’s own progress regularly on his own.
Exposed to knowledge
Online learning and virtual class gives the user access to students and opinions from across the world, exposing them to knowledge, which cannot be learned in books, and see how class concepts are applied in real situations globally.
In Online learning the course material is available online at all times and the student can study the lessons at a time when he/she can concentrate the best rather than rigid 2 or 4 hours study sessions daily. All lectures are in virtual classrooms and the complete study material is available online at all times. Coursework, assignments, questions and discussion all take place at your convenience - online.
No absenteeism- No missed classes
There is no problem of losing out on instructions due to absenteeism. Every place where you have an access to internet can be your classroom.
Increases student interaction
Online environment gives each student an equal opportunity to participate in the discussion, share his/her queries and opinions, and not just to the most talkative ones. It also gives enough time for the student to think and add his comments when they are ready.
Teaches the skills in using technologies
Using the internet to attend class, research information and communication with other students helps the student to learn skills /technologies that will be critical later on to interact with colleagues/patients globally.
Makes instructors more approachable
Students find it much less intimidating than "in the classroom." Anonymity provides students a level playing field undisturbed by bias caused by seating arrangement, gender, race and age.
Through our forums, you can interact with other students of Homeopathy globally and discuss ideas and concepts.
No geographic barriers
In Online learning since the course is online, the student is free of hassle to relocate or travel to attend classes. He can study from home. Over 75% of colleges and universities in the U.S. offer online courses, with online courses as respected as "on the ground" Post Graduation Course in Homeopathy.
Discriminating factors such as age, dress, physical appearance, disabilities, race and gender are largely absent and a level of anonymity is present. The focus of attention is clearly on the content and your ability to respond and contribute thoughtfully and intelligently to the material at hand.
Q: What is a Fee Policy?
A: Please note the course fees payable for admission is as follows -
Fees Structure for Students in INDIA
Rs. 85000 + 12.36% service tax (as applicable) + 150 £ (Examination)
(Cheque / DD is to be made in the name of ‘Enlightenment Education Pvt Ltd ’)
You can also avail the option of paying the fees in 3 installments.
1st Installment – Rs. 35,000 Cheque/DD at the time of admission.
Remaining two installments are in the form of Post Dated Cheques, which are to be submitted at time of admission.
2nd Installment – Rs. 30,000, cheque dated 3 month from date of admission .
3rdInstallment – Rs. 20,000, cheque dated 6 months from date of admission . Along with this a cheque on service tax of 12.36% on 85000 which is Rs 10506/-
Also the student has to pay an Examination fee of 150 pounds which goes towards Examination.
Fees Structure for Oversease Students
Course Fee US$ 3000 + Examination Fees US$200 + service Tax as per applicable
Payment has to be made in the name of “Enlightenment Education Pvt. Ltd.”
Details of Bank A/c :
You can also avail the option of paying fees in 4 installments –
||Enlightenment Education Private Limited
|Beneficiary A/c No.
||EFC A/c No. 00792440000081
|Bank Name & Address
||HDFC Bank Ltd. Santacruz (West) Branch, Mumbai-400 054
Admission fee/1st Installment – US$ 1000 at the time of admission confirmation
Remaining three installments are to be made in following manner
2nd Installment – US$ 1000 after 3 months.
3rd Installment – US$ 1000 after 3 months.
4th Installment – Examination fees US$200
Fees are determined by Hahnemann College of Homeopathy on an annual basis and are subject to change.
Q: What is a Refund Policy?
REFUNDS TO STUDENTS RESIGNING FROM THE COURSE:
The General Fee, which includes students assessed fees and non-resident fees, is refundable in accordance with the following schedule when a student resigns from the University after completing the registration process.
Before Classes begin 90% refund
First day through the Fifteenth day of class 75% refund
Sixteenth day of class through the thirteethday of class 50% refund
Thirtyfirstday of class to the end of the semester No refund
EXCEPTION TO POLICY BASED ON MITIGATING CIRCUMSTANCES:
Any exception to this policy based on mitigating circumstances such as an accident or other extreme occurrences must have prior approval of the Course Coordinator.
In all other instances, the regular refund policy shall apply.