Post Graduate Diploma In Yoga, also called  Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Teacher Training (PGDYT) is a one year master’s course.  The program is designed to shape the candidates to get hands-on experience in Yoga teaching, Yoga training, Yoga therapy, paramedical, etc. 

The purpose of this course is to prepare candidates for yogic aspects of life. The  PGDYT program is centered on principles of Ayurveda, Naturopathy, and Astrology. It provides knowledge and skill related to Yogic Education. The program is specially made to educate people who are interested in becoming Yoga teachers/therapists and to serve society.  Also, it is the best course for students who want to earn  money while being healthy & looking good at the same time (Well ! the greatest benefit of yoga :-P).

Duration: 1 Year Type: Diploma Level: Undergraduate





Students must have cleared graduation or a diploma from a recognized board or equivalent in any subject/field to be a post graduate in yoga.


The syllabus for Post Graduate Diploma In  Yoga  course is :
  • Foundation & Basics of Yoga Sutras
  • Physiology & Anatomy of Human Body
  • Therapeutic Yoga-I & II both
  • The essence of Principal Upanishads And Bhagvad Gita
  • Research Methodology and Statistics
  • Applications of Yoga
  • Naturopathy & Ayurveda

Career Scope

After completing this post graduate diploma, yoga students can work as paramedical experts, yoga resesarch officers, work in private or government  sectors  in various fields. Check out the list below :-

Various Job Prospects

Various jobs such as Yoga Teacher, Yoga Aerobic Instructor, Yoga Consultant Publication Officer (Yoga), Yoga Manager, Yoga Instructor, Yoga Therapist, Yoga Advisor, Yoga Specialist, Yoga Practitioner, Yoga entreprenuers, etc.

Employment Areas

Schools, Colleges, Management & Administration, health centers, spas, gyms, public sector, yoga & pilates studios, start-ups, health clubs, special care centers, private gym,

Salary Packages

 The average annual salary of a post graduate diploma in yoga candidate varies from INR 5 lakhs – INR 10 lakhs per annum depending upon the credibility of the person & the job type.  As a reputed instructor in this field with a master’s or Ph.D. degree earning can be touched up to 1-2 lakh per month.


Candidates enrolled in the PGDYT course will be provided with a certificate that holds yoga teaching & training grades.  It is provided to benefit the students in getting a job with a perfect profile presentability.  This course can be pursued after graduation in any field. This flexible PGDYT degree will provide an individual with a steady living &  notable job opportunities in both the private & government sectors.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Are PG Diploma In Yoga Teacher Training &  PG  Diploma In Yoga same course ?


A. Yes, they are the same courses. It is your choice if you want to pursue teaching or not. Yoga has multiple career options. 

Q. How is Post Graduate Diploma in Yoga Course Beneficial/ Worth?

  • The course trains candidates as Yoga Therapy Instructors who can work  as paramedical personnel in hospitals, nursing homes,  run their own Yoga Centres , therapists at Naturopathy hospitals, health clubs, etc.
  • After passing this PGDYT course students have a good option. i.e. Master’s Degree in the very subject. They can also become Yoga trainer in Yogpeeths.
  • It enables them to establish yoga therapy centers or Yoga based start – ups in the service of the common man.

Q. How do you get a PG in yoga ? What are the qualifications needed ?

A.  For admissions in PG Diploma Course In Yoga one should have a graduation / diploma degree in any field form any recognized institute.

Q. How much do yoga instructors make in India ? 

A. After completing this course, yoga professionals can earn up to INR 10 lakhs per annum as the health care industry is going to boom after COVID pandemic. The average annual salary varies from INR 5 lakhs – INR 9 lakhs per annum . As a reputed instructor in this field with a master’s or Ph.D. degree earning can be touched up to 1-2 lakh per month.

Q.  How to do get admission / apply for PG diploma course in yoga ?

A. You can either apply online now or contact us personally for the admission process. You can also email or call us for enquiries.

Q.Why should you choose Paharia Foundation For Health & Education?

A. Paharia Foundation For Health & Education is a channel partner with PQMS, which is part of the Ministry of Ayush, for yoga courses. We provide high-quality courses at reasonable pricing and consider your success to be our own.