At present, the Department of Yoga offers Masters in Yoga Therapy with the focus on imparting knowledge for the treatment of existing mental and physical health issues. Yoga therapy is a growing field and scientific evidences have begun to emphasize its efficacy in the prevention of illnesses and promotion of health along with treating non-communicable diseases. This program provides comprehensive knowledge of Yoga therapeutic techniques applicable for various ailments. It also provides exposure to various fundamentals, types and aspects of Yoga practices and philosophies.
M. Sc. Yoga Therapy
Bachelor of Ayurveda Medicine and Surgery (BAMS): Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, 2009; Doctor of Medicine- MD (Yoga and Rehabilitation): Swami Vivekanand Yoga Anusandhan Samsthan (S-VYASA University), Bengaluru, 2013
Associate Professor and Head
Master of Science in Applied Yogic Sciences from TM University, Bhagalpur, Bihar Yoga Bharati, 2001; Ph.D. in Sleep medicine and Meditation from Swami Vivekanand Yoga Anusandhan Samsthan (S-VYASA University), Bengaluru, 2011