Admission to Integrated (M.Phil.+Ph.D.) in Yoga

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Applications are invited from MALE candidates only, for admission to the Integrated (M.Phil.+Ph.D.) in Yoga to be conducted at University’s Main campus at Belur to begin from July 2018 during the academic session 2018-19.

Programme details & Eligibility

Integrated (M.Phil.+ Ph.D.) in Yoga

Eligibility : M.Sc. in Yoga OR M.Sc. in Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ Physiology/ Psychology/ Sports Science/ any other allied subject OR Postgraduate in Engineering in any discipline OR M.P.T./M.P.Ed., with minimum 55% marks from any recognised University.

Age limit: 35 yrs.

Last date of receiving applications is over. 

Written test will be held on 09 June 2018 (Saturday) from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm (2 hrs).

Interview will be held on 23 June 2018 (Saturday) from 10:30 am.

Course Fee :

  • Tuition fee – Rs.6000/- for each semester.
  • Admission cum registration fee (one time)- Rs.5000/-
  • Lab fee (one time) – Rs.3000/-
  • Examination fee – Rs.1000/- for each semester
  • ID Card – Rs.50/-
  • Caution Deposit (one time, refundable) – Rs.3000/-
  • The selected and willing candidates should take admission by paying a total amount of Rs.18050/- (Rs.6000/- + Rs.5000/-+Rs.3000/-+ Rs.1000/-+ Rs.50/-+ Rs.3000/- = Rs.18050/-). After this they have to pay the semester fee and the examination fee at the beginning of each semester.

Please note the following:

  1. Candidates who have appeared in their respective final examinations, results are awaited, may also apply.
  2. Relaxation of marks and age limit for SC/ST category as per Government Rules.

Important Date

  • 9 July 2018 (Wednesday): Commencement of classes from 10:00 am.

How to Apply

Application forms and Admit Card can either be downloaded from the website given above or collected from the University’s central office at Belur (just outside the Belur Math main gate). Please read the instructions printed in the application form carefully.

All the relevant information of the application must be duly filled and submitted along with a fee of Rs. 300/-, paid in any of the below mentioned ways.

  1. pay online through RKMVERI Online Payments Portal:
  2. pay by Demand Draft – made in favour of ‘Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute’ OR simply RKMVERI, Belur Math’ (preferably United Bank of India or State Bank of India, Belur Math Branch)
  3. by Cash

Completed application forms along with the Demand Draft or ‘Online payment order number’ or cash may be submitted in any of the following ways:

  1. By post or in person addressed to:

    Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
    (Deemed-to-be-University as declared by Govt of India under UGC Act, 1956)
    PO Belur Math, Howrah, West Bengal 711202

  2. Send the completed application preferably in pdf format by email to:
    . Bring a printout of the completed application form and printout of the email sent to us along with the demand draft or cash to the University’s central office at Belur on the day of the entrance test at least one hour before the commencement of the admission test.

Applicants will have to duly fill in the admit card details and bring it on the day of the admission test.

Note: Please do not submit the admit card along with your application.

Structure of the Admission Test

The written test will be for 50 marks to be completed in 2 hours. The candidates will be tested in English comprehension and communication, reasoning ability, logical thinking and general aptitude. See the sample question paper provided in the website.

Hostel Facility

A limited number of seats for male candidates are available in the hostel inside the University campus. Fill separate application during admission.

  1. Amount to pay at the time of admission to the hostel: Rs. 12,000/- [total]
    1. Refundable Caution Deposit (refundable at the time of leaving after completion of studies, after suitable deduction for wear and tear if any): Rs.6000/- [breakup: Rs.4000/- (boarding advance for two months) + Rs.2000/- (lodging advance for two months)]
    2. Lodging (room rent) charges for 6 months of the first semester: Rs.6000/-Thus, the total amount payable at the time of admission to the hostel: Rs.12000/-
  2. Monthly mess charges for the previous month (fixed): Rs.2000/- (to be paid within the first three days of the month):

Those selected for the hostel will be informed separately.

Other details

Dress Code

Proper dress code will be required for the discipline of sports science as will be specified at the time of admission.

Application Form & Admit Card

Click here for : M.Phil-PhD

Course content

The course content has been developed following the UGC guidelines for Yoga.

For further inquiries feel free to contact

Reception Desk at the Belur Main Campus:  033-26549999

Dr Rajeshwar Mukherjee,
Teaching-cum-Research Associate,
Department of Yoga
Phone: 094743 07169

NOTE: Please visit the website regularly for admission related updates.