Admission to Post-Graduate Diploma in Yoga (PGDY 1 year Full-time course)

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Applications are invited from Male candidates for Post-graduate Diploma in Yoga (1 year, full-time programme) for the academic session starting July-2019.

Minimum Eligibility:

  • 3 years Graduation in any discipline (including B.PEd / M.PEd) from a recognised University with minimum 50% marks in aggregate (45% Marks for Reserved Category)

Note :  Students appearing for final exam of Graduation can apply with marks sheet of 2nd year/ Par II

Maximum Age limit:

  • 30 years as on 1/7/2019 (For General, SC, ST, OBC)

How to apply

A. Apply online and pay online

Online Application Portal :

New applicants have to first register on the Online Application Portal, then Login and Apply.

After successfully submitting the application form, pay the Application fee (INR 300.00) online from the same Portal.

(While applying online, attach the scan copies of your passport size photo and mark-sheets.)

Once Application form is successfully submitted and fee is paid, Admit Card can be downloaded and printed from the Online Application Portal.

Applicants need to bring the Admit Card on the day of the entrance examination. Alternatively, they may carry  their Admit Card (PDF) in their smart phone.

Last date of application: 28 June 2019

B. Submit duly filled Application Form at the University Office

Application forms can also be collected free of charge from RKMVERI Reception Counter at Belur Main Campus in person.

Application forms are also available online for download from RKMVERI website.

Download Application Form

Submission of the Application Form

At the time of submission of completed applications, a fee of Rs. 300/- should be paid in cash at RKMVERI Admission Counter on or before 28 June 2019 (except Sundays during office hours: 10 am to 5 pm).

Application Fee can also be paid online. Click here for Online Application Fee. Once payment is successful, you will receive payment confirmation in email, print it and submit it along with filled Application form.

Receipt should be shown at the entrance of Admission Exam hall.

Outstation candidate

Candidates from out side West Bengal can apply also. After Filling up the application contact 9836231667. Arrangement will be made for admission test/ Interview in the nearest possible location in the state where the candidate is currently staying/studying.

Admission Test

The candidates will be tested in English comprehension and communication, reasoning ability, logical thinking and general aptitude (total 50 marks to be completed in 1 hour). See sample question paper

Venue :

Belur Main Campus (just at the entrance of Belur Math)
Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute
Belur Math, Howrah 711202, West Bengal
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 Important Dates

  • Admission test and Interview : 30 June, 2019,  12:00 pm
  • Results of Admission test : 2 July 2019, 5.00 pm (result will be published in website
  • Admission: 3-8 July, 2019
  • Classes begin: Monday 8 July, 2019

Course Fee (total) : 22,000/-


Fee Component 1st Semester 2nd Semester
Tuition 6,000 6,000
Admission cum Registrartion 5,000 0
Laboratory Fee 1,000 0
Examination Fee 1,000 1,000
Caution Deposit (refundable) 3,000 0
Fees for Dress, Yoga Mat, equipment etc. 2,000 0
ID Card 50 0
Online Convenience fee 200 150
Total Fees 18,250 7,150
Payment Due Date 8 July 2019 (at the time of Admission) 15 January 2020 (beginning of 2nd semester)

Hostel Facility

Admitted students will be provided residential facility in the University hostel.

  1. Monthly mess charges : Rs. 2,000/-
  2. Monthly room rent: Rs. 1,000/-

Course content

The course content has been developed following the UGC guidelines. See syllabus