MA Yogic Science

Course Details

The Masters of Arts program in yoga is a two-year academic program, spread over a total of four Semesters, comprising 16 weeks each. In-between terms, as part of their summer projects, students will have the opportunity to receive hands-on training at The Art of Living Yoga centres located across the world.

Duration of the Course
The course will be of two academic years (four semesters) duration.

Eligibility
Any graduate with minimum of 50% marks Or Graduate with P.G. D.Y. Ed. / P.G.D.Y.T; both with minimum 50% marks

Objectives of the course:

  • To prepare professionals in yoga science who can teach at college and universities.
  • To train individuals to work as yoga therapists.
  • To enable individuals to pursue research in yogic sciences.
  • To develop yoga and management skills to inspire employable Yoga entrepreneurs

COURSE STRUCTURE
The Faculty of Naturopathy and Yogic Sciences at Sri Sri University incorporates a variety of teaching methods, involving both classical learning and practical techniques. The course curriculum is unique to the university and incorporates traditional yoga philosophy with techniques relevant to present-day lifestyles.

CREDIT SYSTEM
Total Credits required to complete the MA in Yoga are 80. The evaluation process will take into account the spiritual discipline of students.

M.A. (Yogic Science)

02 Years full time

2019-20 Entry

60 Seats

graduate or equivalent with a minimum aggregate of 50% marks in any stream.*

35,000

Tuition fee per semester**

Course, Marks allotment and Credits

1st Semester:
Subject Subject Code Credits Marks
Yoga Practice I FYM 101 6 150
Foundation of Yoga FYM 102 4 100
Anatomy and Physiology of Yoga FYM 103 4 100
Sanskrit FYM 104 2 50
English Communication FYM 105 2 50
Prana and Pranayama FYM 106 4 100
Total 22 550

2nd Semester:

Subject Subject Code Credits Marks
Yoga Practice II FYM 201 6 150
Patanjali Yoga Sutra FYM 202 4 100
Hatha Yoga FYM 203 4 100
Yogic Management of Common Disease FYM 204 4 100
Yoga and Ayurveda FYM 205 4 100
Total 22 550

3rd Semester:
Subject Subject Code Credits Marks
Yoga Practice III FYM 301 6 150
Kundalini Yoga FYM 302 4 100
Yoga and Naturopathy FYM 303 2 50
Health and nutrition FYM 304 2 50
Bhagavad Gita FYM 305 4 100
Research Methodology FYM 306 2 50
Summer Internship Program (SIP) FYM 307 4 100
Total 24 600

4th Semester:

Subject Subject Code Credits Marks
Yoga Practice IV (Instruction and Teaching ability) FYM 401 6 150
Yoga Upanishads FYM 402 4 100
Yogic Psychology and Mental Health FYM 403 2 50
Yogic Thinkers FYM 404 2 50
Dissertation FYM 405 4 100
Core Elective Course FYM 406 4 100
Total 22 550
Total Credits and Marks 90 2250