PG Diploma in Yoga Program

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The Department of Yoga and Naturopathy is offering Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Therapy for the individuals who seeking an in-depth understanding of the therapeutic applications of yoga. This comprehensive course will provide advanced knowledge and practical skills to work as yoga therapists, helping individuals manage and lighten various health conditions through the integration of yogic principles.

The Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Therapy at the Department of Yoga and Naturopathy represents a pioneering endeavour at the intersection of traditional wisdom and modern healthcare. Rooted in the ancient philosophy of yoga, this program is precisely designed to impart a profound understanding of the therapeutic applications of yoga. Through an incorporation of theoretical knowledge and hands-on practical skills, participants undergoes through a transformative journey, equipping themselves to serve as skilled yoga therapists. As the program unfolds, students gain the expertise to design individual-centric therapeutic modules tailored to specific health needs, fostering the potential for graduates to establish their own healthcare centres or collaborate with organizations dedicated to the transformative power of Yoga therapy. This scientific exploration and application of yoga in a therapeutic context differentiate the Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Therapy, marking it as a unique and valuable contribution to the developing landscape of integrative healthcare.

Program objectives:

  • To develop a comprehensive understanding of yoga therapy, enhancing philosophical, theoretical, and practical knowledge among students.
  • To apply yogic techniques effectively in therapeutic settings, customizing practices for specific health conditions, injuries or individual needs.
  • To integrate yoga therapy into modern healthcare, emphasizing evidence-based approaches and collaboration with conventional treatments in multidisciplinary settings.
  • To prepare students for yoga therapy by emphasizing ethics, communication, collaboration with healthcare professionals, and providing training in assessment, documentation, and client progress evaluation.

Program outcomes:

The Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Therapy is designed to empower individuals with an extensive comprehension of the therapeutic applications of yoga. This program aims to advance both knowledge and practical skills, enabling graduates to proficiently serve as yoga therapists capable of managing and alleviating diverse health conditions through the integration of yogic principles. The program outcomes encompass the cultivation of a comprehensive understanding of yoga therapy, the skilful application of yogic techniques in therapeutic settings tailored to specific health needs, the seamless integration of yoga therapy into modern healthcare using evidence-based approaches, and the thorough preparation of students for yoga therapy practice. This preparation is achieved through a focus on ethics, communication, collaboration with healthcare professionals, and training in assessment, documentation, and client progress evaluation. Upon completion of the course, students will possess the skills and competencies to design individual-centric therapeutic yoga modules according to specific needs, empowering them to establish their own healthcare centres or collaborate with organizations related to Yoga therapy.

Program Highlights:

Therapeutic Yoga Modules: Indepth exploration of therapeutic yoga sequences tailored to address specific health concerns, fostering physical rehabilitation and mental resilience.

Mind-Body Healing: Understanding the intricate connection between mental and physical health, students will learn techniques to alleviate stress, anxiety, and other psychosomatic issues through a combination of yogic practices.

Specialized Populations: Tailoring therapeutic interventions for diverse populations, such as seniors, individuals with chronic conditions, and those recovering from injuries, enhances the inclusivity of our program

Research and Case Studies: Students will engage in research projects and analyze real life case studies, honing their ability to apply therapeutic principles in practical settings.


Twelve Months (consisting of 2 semesters), with a period of 2 months of internship.

Eligibility Program-Icon

Pass in graduation in any stream or candidates with equivalent qualification from any recognized University.


Program Structure

Post Graduate diploma in Yoga program will have 10 courses with two months of internship program.

Semester 1 Semester 2
  • Introduction to Yoga Therapy
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Yoga Philosophy and Psychology
  • Asanas
  • Pranayama
  • Advanced Anatomy and Physiology
  • Kinesiology and Biomechanics
  • Yoga Therapy for Common Health Conditions
  • Practicum and Case study
  • Project

Note: The program structure may change marginally. The specific details will be given in the Student Handbook.

Admission Modalities

The Admission Modalities are with reference to the full-time PGDY program offered by the ICFAI University, Tripura. The medium of instruction is English.


  • Graduate in any discipline.
  • Final year students in respective qualifying examinations awaiting results can also apply.
  • Final year students who have not received the original certificates from the Universities/Boards by August 02, 2024 be admitted provisionally. Their admission will be confirm subject to their passing the qualifying examination and obtaining minimum required marks mentioned above. The registration of the applicants not meeting the eligibility criteria by October 31, 2024 will be cancelled. In such cases, admission fee will be forfeited and only 50% of the semester fee will be refunded after notifying the cancellation of the seat by the University.

The selection of applicants for all programs is on the basis of merit through application and interview. While evaluating applicants for admission, due weightage is given to academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra co-curricular activities.

  • The applicants will have to go through a personal interview at the campus. This is to determine the applicants’ attitude and motivation to pursue the program.
  • Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time of interview. The original certificates will be returned after verification.
  • The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process. All the selected applicants will be required to pay the admission fee after selection.

  • There shall be a special provision for admission of applicants belonging to the State of Tripura in any course of ICFAI University, Tripura or in a constituent college, affiliated college, regional centre or study centre within the State of Tripura, which shall not be less than 25 (twenty-five) per cent of seats in each course/discipline subject to the applicants meeting the minimum qualifying requirements referred to above.
  • Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to applicants belonging to Open Category.
  • Guidelines on How to Complete the Application Form: The applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.

  • Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the form.
  • Fill the Application Form in CAPITAL LETTERS.
  • Provide all available information under appropriate sections.
  • Make sure to sign the Application Form.
  • Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
  • Students can buy the prospectus by remitting ₹ 500 through online or by cash.

Applicants have to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates

  • Date of Birth Certificate /Class X Certificate
  • Mark sheets/Grade Sheets of all qualifying examinations
  • Non-submission of mark sheets/ grade sheets of all examinations may lead to rejection of application form.
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Any other certificates pertaining to academic and other activities

The completed Application Form for Admissions may be submitted or sent to the University at:

The Admissions Officer, The ICFAI University Tripura,

University Campus, Agartala-Simna Road, P.O. Kamalghat, Mohanpur, Agartala-799 210, Tripura (West),

Phone: 0381-2865752/62, Fax: 0381-2865754,

Toll-free: 1 800 345 3673

WhatsApp : 91-6909879797

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Fee Schedule

All applicants have to pay an Admission Fee of Rs. 10,000 towards the confirmation of admission.

Program Fee

Students should pay the fee mentioned in the table below at the beginning of each semester as per the due dates indicated in the Student Handbook.

Particulars PGDY (1 Year)
Domicile Non Domicile
Fee Per Semester (Rs.) 16,000 21,000
Total Program Fee (Rs.) 32,000 42,000

Domicile: Students belonging to the North-East States@;
Non-Domicile: Students from States other than North-East States.
@ (North East States: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura).

All students are required to pay a caution deposit Rs. 5,000 along with the first semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest and after adjusting for dues, if any, to the students on completion of the program. In case of students migrating to any other ICFAI institution, this money will be transferred to that institution. In case of those who leave the ICFAI University, Tripura for any other reason, it will be refunded after adjusting for dues, if any.

Transportation facility is provided from city to campus on payment basis.

Hostel facility is available within the campus. Students will be required to pay the hostel fee as mentioned in the following table:

Hostel Fee per semester Rs. 15,000 per semester for 1st year. Subsequent years fee will be communicated before the commencement of the academic year.
Hostel Deposit (Refundable) Rs. 10,000/-
Mess Charges Actual cost will be worked out in consultation with Mess Committee

All payments can be made by using Credit/Debit card or by Internet Banking. Students can also pay by way of Bank Demand Draft drawn on Scheduled Bank in favor of “The ICFAI University, Tripura - Fee Collection A/c” payable at Agartala, Tripura.

Admission Calendar 2024

PGDY Program
Last Date for submission of completed application forms August 2, 2024
Last date of Admission/ Registration August 3, 2024
Registration August 5-6, 2024
Commencement of regular classes August 7, 2024