PG Diploma in Yoga Therapy (DYT)

DYT is a unique, one-of-a-kind course to train graduates and qualified yoga teachers into clinical/therapeutic aspects of yoga.

Students become qualified and eligible to be a part of Yoga Therapy teams at hospitals, social organisations, and educational institutes.

By focusing on the scientific aspects of traditional therapies, the program promotes the awareness and restoration of Positive Health and aids Personality Development by way of Yoga.

Origin or cause of select diseases is studied with the help of research surveys and clinical observations in the context of Yoga, Ayurveda, Psychology, and modern medicine.

The course enables the student to become a Yoga Therapist to understand and tackle certain chronic medical conditions through Yoga.

Registration open for 2022

Topics covered


The objective of this course is to create awareness for positive health and yogic personality development in students and also to develop and impart skills in application of yogic practices for restoring and promoting positive health.

Etiology of selected diseases is studied with the help of research surveys and clinical observations in the context of basic concepts in Yoga, Ayurveda, Psychology and modern medicine.


18 months – 1000 Hours + 6 month Internship


On-Campus and Residential

Course Dates

1st August 2022 (2 Semesters + 6 months internship)

Age and Medical Test

There is no age bar for the course.

Medical Test: Candidates should be medically fit and sound. Selection is subject to merit cum timely registration.


Education: Graduation from any stream with a minimum certificate course in Yoga from preferably an IYA certified Institution

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(The candidates who have done Certificate Course in Yoga from Kaivalyadham are exempted.)

Age: No limit

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

Course Fees (Including Stay and Meals)

For Indian Students

Course – Rs. 1,22,100/-
Hostel charges with food – Rs. 99,000/-

Total – Rs. 2,21,100/-

For International Students

Course – USD 8,000
Hostel charges with food – USD 9,900

Total – USD 17,900

Contact Hours Non-Contact Hours Total Hours
Hours Credits Hours Credits Hours Credits
Theory 560 37 366 6.1 926 61.73
Practical 840 28 366 6.1 1206 40.2
Teaching 30 2 17 0.3 47 3.13
Total 1430 67 749 12.5 2179 105.06
Subjects Marks
Paper 1: Foundation of Patanjala Yoga Sutra 100
Paper 2: Hatha Yoga Texts 100
Paper 3: Foundation of Yoga / Cultural Synthesis 100
Paper 4: Anatomy and Physiology of Human Body (HB) 100
Paper 5: Yoga and Mental Health 100
Paper 6: Teaching Methods 100
Practical 100
Yoganushasanam 100
Total 800


This course is accredited as Certificate Course from Indian Yoga Association (IYA) and the Syllabus is equivalent to Level 2 – (Yoga Wellness Instructor) of Yoga Certification Board (YCB).

Please Note: Even though YCB has recognised Kaivalyadhama as Leading Yoga Institute but as per YCB guidelines registration to YCB is to be done separately by students. If anyone wishes to be certified by YCB then exam has to be taken and paid for separately.

Before you Register

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.

For enquiries, email us at kdhamcollege@gmail.com