Pune University yoga course


Yoga, a Sanskrit word meaning "union" is primarily associated with "asanas", or exercises that aim towards achieving a higher standard of health and concentrates on the emotional and psychological health of a patient along with his physical condition. The practice of yoga has been prevailing in India from several centuries though yoga as a career option has become popular in the recent past because of its curative powers.
A huge number of courses on yoga are offered by several yogic institutions all over the country. The major courses and their details are:

  • Diploma Course in Yoga Therapy
  • Diploma course in Yoga Education / Yogic studies
  • Teacher Training in Yoga therapy( certificate course in Yoga therapy)
  • B.A/B.S.C in Yoga therapy, Eligibility: graduation, preferably in Philosophy
  • M.A/M.S.C in yoga therapy, Eligibility: B.A/ B.S.C in yoga therapy

The major institutes offering courses on yoga are -

  • Dr. Harsingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Gour Nagar, Sagar (M.P.)
  • Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar (Uttaranchal)
  • North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon (Maharashtra)
  • University of Pune, Pune (Maharashtra)
  • Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh)
  • Shivaji University, Vidyanagar, Kolhapur (Maharashtra
  • Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar (Gujarat)
  • Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Agra (U.P.)
  • Alagappa University, Alagappa Nagar, Karaikudi (Tamil Nadu)
  • Shri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati (Andhra Pradesh)
  • Awadesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa (Madhya Pradesh)
  • Gujarat Vidyapeeth, Ahmedabad (Gujarat)
  • Karnataka University, Dharwad (Karnataka)
  • MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly (U.P.)
  • Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla (H.P.)
  • Mangalore University, Mangalagangotri, (Karnataka)
  • University of Mumbai, MG road, Fort, Mumbai
  • Antahpragnya, East of Kailash, New Delhi
  • Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Vidyapeeth Bhavan, Gultekadi, Pune (Maharashtra)
  • Bihar Yoga Bharati Institute for Advanced Studies in Yogic Sciences
  • Yoga University, India - Yoga Vidya Gurukul, Nasik, Maharashtra