PG Diploma in Yoga Education

A diploma course for aspiring yoga teachers

P.G. Diploma in Yoga Education (P.G. D.Y.Ed.)


Objective: The aim of this course is to train and prepare deserving candidates in the exoteric aspects of Yoga, which deals with the problems of integration of personality as a first step to prepare oneself for the higher esoteric practices. The students will also be grounded fairly in the various academic aspects of the subject so that they may find themselves well equipped in these, if they were to go out into the world after the course to undertake teaching work in Yoga. Those who are found to have special aptitude will, however, also be initiated into the higher esoteric practices and on their showing progress in them may be accepted into the Ashram Brotherhood, in case they are ready to join the same.

Course Date: An academic batch of this course starts on 1st August, until April 25th of the next year.

Eligibility: Qualification: Graduation in any academic stream from a recognized university.
Age: There is no age bar for the course.
Medical Test: Candidates should be medically fit and sound. Selection is subject to clearing the medical examination conducted by the Institute.

Intake – 50 Indian students + International students

Course Fees: 

For Indians:

Tuition and others – Rs. 29,650/-
Boarding & Lodging – Rs. 59,400/-
Caution Money – Rs. 1,500/-
Total – Rs. 90,550/- 

For International Students:

Tuition and others – USD 1320
Boarding & Lodging – USD 3700
Caution Money – USD 30
Total – USD 5,050 

Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Education (P.G.D.Y.Ed.) *

Credits:      (*Subsidized for Indian Students through Grant-in-aid by Govt. of India) 
Selection is based on Merit-cum-timely Registration.


Contact HoursNon-contact hoursTotal


PaperSubjectNo. of Lectures (hrs)Marks
IPrinciples and Fundamentals Of Yoga60100
IIIntroduction to Basic Yoga Texts56100
IIIHathayogic Texts; Yoga & Cultural Synthesis & Value Education58100
IVApplications Of Yoga – I (Anatomy & Physiology & Diet)58100
VApplications Of Yoga – II (Yoga & Mental Health)58100
VICommunication & Teaching Practice59100



Students are expected to complete one assignment/project on a given topic.
Date of submission/presentation is February 15.


Before you apply:

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. No certificates will be entertained beyond April 30th.
3. Students having Graduation mark sheets and certificates will only be considered and not the students who have appeared for final year Graduation.