PhD – Yoga

Calendar of Events

1. The last date for filled up applications along with Synopsis.
25/06/2017
2. The last date to submit the applications with late charge of Rs. 200.
01/07/2017
3. The last date to submit the applications for foreign nationals/NRIs with late charge of USD 10/-
01/07/2017
4. The written test followed by interview will start at 9:00 am at Prashanti Kutiram.
09/07/2017
5. The Semester will commence on
01/08/2017
NB – Candidates who have not completed Yoga Instructor Course (YIC), can join once selected for PhD course from 10th of July 2017

Objective of PhD Program in Yoga:

  • To bring about all-round personality development of yoga teachers with holistic vision of yoga and spiritual lore.
  • To train yoga teachers to introduce yoga in schools & colleges, universities, research organisations
  • To introduce the yoga research dimensions and make them conduct internal & external research

Duration and Timetable:

  • The program shall be normally for three academic years and for full time duration only.
  • The calendar of events in respect of the program shall be fixed by the University from time to time.
  • The examination for the subjects shall be conducted at the end of each semester except when there are no candidates taking examination for any subjects.

Admission and Eligibility Prerequisites:

  • To be eligible for applying to the program, the student shall have passed Master’s degree of any discipline or Medical Graduation (Professional Five and half years) and Yoga Instructor’s Course (YIC).
  • The candidate shall have secured a minimum aggregate of 55% of marks in the qualified examination.
  • Candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Group I shall be considered eligible for admission if they have passed the qualifications obtaining not less than 50% of marks in aggregate.
  • Selection is based on entrance test and interview.