PhD Admission – Aug, 2017

Calendar of Events

1. The last date for filled up applications along with Synopsis.
2. The last date to submit the applications with late charge of Rs. 200.
3. The last date to submit the applications for foreign nationals/NRIs with late charge of USD 10/-
4. The written test followed by interview will start at 9:00 am at Prashanti Kutiram.
5. The Semester will commence on
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.