BA / BSc (Hons) in Yoga

The science of Yoga imbibes the complete essence on the 'Way of Life'. BA/BSc in Yoga delivered by the School of Management Sciences & Liberal Arts at Shoolini University provides in-depth knowledge to students about Yoga, its foundation, benefits, and application.

The program offered by Shoolini University is designed specifically to meet the growing need of Yoga instructors, researchers, and professionals at both national and international levels. Several job opportunities are available for Yoga professionals in various fields like educational institutions, health resorts, gymnasia, medical institutions, and therapy centres.

BA / BSc (Hons) in Yoga Career Opportunities

  • National Trainers
  • International Trainers
  • Instructors
  • Consultancy
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Therapists

Semester I 1  Functional English 1 3 Foundation
2  Introductory Sanskrit  I 3 CSFC
3 Living in digital age 2 DTS
4 Basics of Yoga 3 Core
5 Human Anatomy & Physiology - I  3 Core
6 Sprint  1 Life Skill
7 Yoga Practicum I (Yogic Sukshma & Sthula Vyayama) 2 Core
Total 17  
Semester II 1 Foundations of Data Science 2 Foundation
2 English Writing & Speaking 2 Foundation
3 Introductory Sanskrit II 3 CSFC
4 Hatha Yoga Pradipika Text 3  
5 Human Anatomy & Physiology - II 3 Core
6 Aptitude 2 Life Skill
7 Sprint  1 Life Skill
8 Yoga Practicum II (Yogic Detoxification & strengthening) 2 Core
  Yoga Practicum III 1 Core
Total 19  
Semester III 1  Say it with Presentations 3 Foundation
2  Hatha Yoga Pradipika Text GS & YV 3 Core
3 Introduction to Alternative Therory 4 Core
4 Introduction to Upanishad 3 Core
5 Minor I 4 Open Elective
6 Minor II 4 Open Elective
7 Aptitude 1 Life Skill
8 Sprint  1 Life Skill
9 Yoga Practicum - IV (Yogic Strengthening)  2 Core
10 Yoga Practicum V 1 Core
Total  26  
Semester IV 1  Value system and Ethics  3 Foundation
2 Patanjali Yoga Sutra I  3 Core
3 Modern Yoga Philosophers & Yogic Institutions in India and World 3 Core
4 Pedagogy for Yoga Teaching 3 Core
5 Minor III 4 Open Elective
6 Minor IV 4 Open Elective
7 Aptitude 1 Life Skill
8 Sprint  1 Life Skill
9  Yoga Practicum - IV (Classical Yoga Practices)   2 Core
10 Yoga Practicum - VII 1 Core
11 Pedagogy for Yoga Teaching 1 Core
Total 26  
Semester V 1  Patanjali Yoga Sutra II 3 Core
2  Dietetics & Nutrition    3 Core
3  Common Ailments 3 Core Elective -I
4  Summer Yoga Camp  4 Internship/Project
5 Minor V 4 Open Elective
6 Minor VI 4 Open Elective
7 Community Engagement & Service  1 Life Skill
8 Sprint  1 Life Skill
9  Yoga Practicum -VIII (Practices leading to Meditation) 2 Core
10 Yoga Practicum - IX 1 Core
Total  26  
Semester VI 1  Fundamental of Naturopathy  3 Core
2  Yoga Therapy 3 Core Elective -II
3  Concept of Yoga in Bhagwat Gita 3 Core
4  Research Methodology  3 Research
5 Minor VII 4 Open Elective
6 Minor VIII 4 Open Elective
7 Sprint  1 Life Skill
8  Yoga Practicum - X (Advance Yoga Practices) 2 Core
9  Yoga Therapy 1 Core Elective - II
10  Fundamental of Naturopathy 1 Core
Total 25  
Semester VII 1 Apprenticeship/Research Work 10 Core
Total 10  
Semester VIII 1  Research Thesis 10 Core
2 Sprint  1 Life Skill
Total 11  
Total Credits (17+19+26+26+26+25+10+11) 160  

Vipin Pubby
Vipin PubbyProfessor
Subodh Saurabh Singh
Subodh Saurabh SinghAssociate Professor
Tej Nath Dhar
Tej Nath DharProfessor
Purnima Bali
Purnima BaliAssociate Professor
Deepshikha Thakur
Deepshikha ThakurAssistant Professor
Supriya Srivastava
Supriya SrivastavaAssistant Professor
Mala Tripathi
Mala TripathiAssistant Professor
Anupama Chandel
Anupama ChandelAssistant Professor
Prakash Chand
Prakash ChandAssistant Professor
Kunwar Siddharth
Kunwar SiddharthAssistant Professor
Ekta Singh
Ekta SinghAssistant Professor
Samrat Sharma
Samrat SharmaAssistant Professor
Chen Mong Chun
Chen Mong ChunAssistant Professor
Nasser Dasht Peyma
Nasser Dasht PeymaProfessor
Hemant Kumar Sharma
Hemant Kumar SharmaAssistant Professor
Rajesh Williams
Rajesh WilliamsAssistant Professor
Navreet Sahi
Navreet SahiAssociate Professor
Isha Jaswal
Isha JaswalAssistant Professor
BhawnaAssistant Professor
Indu Negi
Indu NegiAssistant Professor
Apar Kaushik
Apar KaushikAssistant Professor
Cathreen (BSc Yoga)

Cathreen (BSc Yoga)

Shoolini University transformed and enriched my life. The faculty of Yogic Studies inspired me and boosted my confidence. Grateful to the Yoga Department for their contributions, leading to my successful placement at Fitelo.

Deepti Channa (MSc Yoga)

Deepti Channa (MSc Yoga)

Each day at Shoolini begins with the chanting of ‘mantras’, setting a serene tone. The support and encouragement I have received from my professors helped me win various competitions at university level. Shoolini is the ideal place to study yoga.

Parul Jasrotia (MSc Yoga)

Parul Jasrotia (MSc Yoga)

The learning experience at Shoolini University is comprehensive — right from lectures to practical sessions, research to public speaking, and ancient scriptures — it equipped me with valuable skills. Grateful for the enriching and holistic journey.

Milan Tyagi, BA Yoga

Milan Tyagi, BA Yoga

The BA Yoga program has been a life-changing experience for me. The curriculum is well-structured, offering a perfect blend of theory and practical training. The serene campus environment fosters personal growth and inner peace. With the help of my mentors, I was able to transform my passion into my profession. I highly recommend the program to anyone seeking a profound understanding of Yoga and its transformative power.​

Frequently Asked Questions

The BA/BSc in Yoga program at Shoolini University is taught by diverse experts from academia and industry. The academic experts are UGC-NET-qualified and experienced teachers with doctoral qualifications. Our faculties have a great experience from BHU, AIIMS Delhi, Ministry of AYUSH, Air-India, Lok Sabha, Brahmos, DIPAS and NIPER. These faculty members bring their extensive knowledge and experience to the classroom, providing students with a deep understanding of the subject matter and practical insights into Yoga.

What are the future opportunities after completing BA/BSc in Yoga from Shoolini University?

After completing the degree, you can take on job roles as Yoga instructors, Yoga therapists, Yoga teachers, Wellness coaches, fitness trainers, and health consultants at wellness centres, hospitals (AIIMS, CGHS or other super speciality hospitals) schools, colleges, world-class hotels, gyms, tourism industry, Ministry of AYUSH, National Institutes of Yoga – Ayurveda and Govt. Councils. You can also start Yoga studios or Wellness Centres. You also become eligible for student exchange programs at international universities.

We have internship programs, guest lectures from industry experts, practical training sessions, industrial visits, and educational tours. These help students gain hands-on experience, learn from professionals, and develop the skills and knowledge necessary for success in Yoga and Wellness.

Yes, practical training is integral to the BA/BSc in Yoga program at Shoolini University. The program curriculum significantly focuses on practical training, including yoga practicum, naturopathy practicum, practices leading to meditation, teaching methodology, and hands-on experience. Students are provided with opportunities to practice Yoga therapy, understand its principles and philosophy, and learn about its applications in the industry.

Graduates of BA/BSc in Yoga program at Shoolini University can pursue a variety of career opportunities, including yoga instruction, therapy, wellness coaching, and entrepreneurship. Yoga students are placed in top firms, including Decathlon, Cult Fit, Fitelo, Swift (Mind House), Club Mahindra, Kendriya Vidyalaya, and Research Foundations.

Yes, our strong alumni network offers ample opportunities to network and develop professional connections, making them industry-ready.

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Course Details

  • Eligibility: 10+2 (in any stream) with minimum 55% marks

  • Admission Criteria: CUET/NEET/JEE/ SAT or Shoolini University's multiple choice entrance test (SU-SAT)

  • Duration: 4 years

  • Fee Structure

    Semester Fee : 36875