Master of Arts (M.A.) in Yogashastra

Affiliated to Kavikulaguru Kalidas Sanskrit University, the M.A. in Yogashastra is a two-year-full-time course, to train students in Yogic concepts, practices, and application at the post-graduate level.

As an extension of the program covers detailed exploration of traditional yoga texts, scientific Yoga Research, Yoga’s therapeutic approach, advanced studies in Yoga Therapy and cognitive behaviour, comprehensive study of allied sciences, and emphasis on research methodologies.

The program blends ancient wisdom with modern scientific knowledge and teaching skills.

The course includes submission of a Dissertation.

Admissions Now Open

For Residential and Day Scholar Students for Year – 2022

Topics covered


2 years - Four Semesters [25 Credits each semester]


On-Campus and Residential

Course Dates

Dates coming soon, once notification received from KKSU


1. Any Graduation, or its equivalent.
2. A student having any previous qualification of Yoga (minimum six months course from a recognized institution) or pass the Yogasetu examination conducted by KKSU.

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Age: 21 - 60 years

Medical Test: Candidates should be medically fit and sound as certified by competent authority.

Selection is based on merit and timely registration.

Course Fees (Including Stay and Meals)

For Indian Students

M.A. Yogashastra I Year
Course Fees – Rs. 28,050/-
Hostel charges with food – Rs. 74,250/-
Total – Rs. 1,02,300/-

M.A. Yogashastra II Year
Course Fees – Rs. 23,450/-
Hostel charges with food – Rs. 74,250/-
Total – Rs. 97,700/-

For International Students

M.A. Yogashastra I Year
Course Fees – USD 2,800
Hostel charges with food – USD 4,400
Total – USD 7,200

M.A. Yogashastra II Year
Course Fees – USD 2,400
Hostel charges with food – USD 4,400
Total – USD 6,800

The Credit based syllabus is designed to fulfill aforesaid objectives containing theory subjects, practical, field training in Yoga, Yoga therapy and assignments.


Scheme of Evaluation – As per the university rules.


Scheme of Examination – will be separate of each semester.


Marks and Gradation – As per the University Rules.


Medium of instructions: English / Hindi / Marathi

Paper Title Number of Hours Marks
1 Introduction to Yoga & Patanjala Yoga 12 100
2 Introduction to Hatha Yoga & Yoga and Value Education 12 100
3 Yoga: Anatomy & Physiology 12 100
4 Applied Yoga (Wellness, Prevention, Positive Health, Stress Management and Mental Health) 12 100
5 Teaching Practice 12 100*
  Teaching Practice: 1 Lesson Plan for each student 10 50
Practical 88 100
Viva-Voce 100
* 50% of 100 Marks Theory Paper are counted    

Before you Register

  1. Please upload the eligibility documents (in clear and visible form) on the online form when filling it out. Application forms with inappropriate or unreadable documents will not be processed further.
  2. Please mention about additional yoga certificate details in the form itself.
  3. Students having Graduation mark sheets and certificates will only be considered and not the students who have appeared for final year Graduation.

For enquiries, email us at kdhamcollege@gmail.com