M.A. in Yoga is a full-time regular program of two-year duration, comprising 4 semesters.

The MA in Yoga program is designed to instill and inculcate a general interest and inquisitive knowledge about yoga for holistic health, personality development, and spiritual evolution.


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  • Duration
    2 Years
  • Fee (Per Semester)
    Examinations Fee (Per Semester)
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  • The course aims to generate manpower to assist in Yoga Research Projects.
  • To assist physicians/ consultants to give Yoga Training and Therapy at hospitals and to produce manpower to give Yoga Training and Yoga Therapy at all levels.
  • To teach Yoga therapy to students for the prevention and treatment of lifestyle-related disorders.
  • The programme is designed to encourage the pupil to be a global citizen, serving human beings at large through the noble profession of Yoga.
  • To promote awareness for positive health and personality development in the students through Yoga.

Curriculum Details

  • Fundamentals of Yoga

  • Basic Yoga Texts

  • Hatha Yoga

  • Human Anatomy and Physiology

  • Advance Yoga Practical – I

  • Advance Yoga Practical – II

  • Seminar – I

  • Patanjal Yoga Sutra

  • Therapeutic Yoga – I

  • Therapeutic Yoga – II

  • Diet and Nutrition

  • Advance Yoga Practical – III

  • Advance Yoga Practical – IV

  • Seminar – II

  • Yoga and Health

  • Research Methodology and Statistics

  • General Psychology

  • Indian Philosophy

  • Advance Yoga Practical – V

  • Advance Yoga Practical – VI

  • Seminar – III

  • Applications of Yoga

  • Naturopathy and Ayurveda

  • Advance Yoga Practical – VII

  • Advance Yoga Practical – VIII

  • Dissertation

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Programme Outcomes (POs)

  • PO1

    Domain knowledge: Students will have knowledge and applications in the field of Yoga therapy.

  • PO2

    Biomedical impact and Corrective measures: Students will be able to predict the biomedical impact of yoga on the body and shall provide the corrective measures if something does not go in the desired manner.

  • PO3

    Individual and teamwork: Students can function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leaders in diverse teams, and multidisciplinary settings.

  • PO4

    Communication Skills: The student should have now been able to communicate (verbal and written) in the best possible manner to all the stakeholders (employees, employers, clients, etc).

  • PO5

    Universal Adaptability: Students can now be adaptive to any universal location and condition.

  • PO6

    Ethics and Environment: The student will act in such a manner so that it does not harm his own body and others who are practising it in his/her observation. At the same time learning different postures from nature.

  • PO7

    Life-long learning: Recognize the need for and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of fitness changes.

  • PO8

    Career Oriented learning: Apply the knowledge of yogic practices for his career in the public, and private sectors as a teacher or Yogic practitioner.

Programme Specific Outcomes(PSOs)

Able to apply the knowledge gained during the courses of the programme in practising and creating awareness of a healthy lifestyle concerning nutrition and fitness.

Able to apply the knowledge gained during the programme in providing the ailments to the needy.

Act in the formation and implementation of Health and fitness policy at the workplace so that the employees are fit and work to their fullest potential.


Career Path

  • Yoga Teacher/Yoga Coach in Government & Private Schools
  • Fitness Trainer at Spa/ Hotels/ Yoga Studios/ Corporate sector
  • Yoga Consultant/Therapist
  • Yoga instructor at wellness centres in public and private sector units
  • Online yoga training/ freelancing


What is M.A. Yoga all about?
M.A. Yoga is a two year postgraduate programme that focuses on the fundamentals of human consciousness and yogic science. The programme covers subjects such as foundations of yoga, introduction to yoga texts, foundations of hatha yogic practices etc.
What are the eligibility criteria for M.A. Yoga?
The eligibility criteria for M.A. Yoga include graduation in any stream.
How many years of the programme is M.A. Yoga?
Master in yoga is a two year degree programme, distributed over four semesters.

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