Career, Scope and Opportunities in Yoga

By | October 14, 2020
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Career in Yoga

Yoga as a whole, art or practice has originated from India. The practice of Yoga is still stable and in practice since mythological era. Making career in Yoga means you will get the opportunity to unravel the mystery behind this special subject. Ironically, more people are  crazy about Yoga and its unique powers and results  abroad as compared to India. Though, a very few people take this as a career but this is very unique and always in demand career.


Key to Success

To be successful in Yoga Industry you should have/ develop:

  •  A good Realization of the matters
  •  Quick Learner
  •  High Immunities & Stamina
  •  Great Communicator with Teaching Skills
  •  Extent Flexibility
  •  Deep Knowledge of Yoga Business Skills

Scope and Opportunities

In India yoga means to acquire both physiological and spiritual mastery. As the field is  gaining popularity it has become a viable career option for young individuals. One can work as Yoga teacher, has enormous number of opportunity and financial stability also.  There is also employment opportunity at Yoga studio, Community Center and Health club.

Lifestyle & Social Status

  • All over the world yoga education has created huge awareness and craze
  • No long working hours
  • Enough time for family
  • Enough time for other work

Famous Personalities from Same Field:

  • Iyengar- very popular in teaching easy to practice Yoga with several books on Yoga written by him
  • Swami Ramdev- one of the biggest proponents of yoga till date
  • Sri Sri Ravi Shankar – Founder of Art of Living

Job Profile

Yoga can help people to improve their self-awareness, mental strength, physical fitness etc.

  • Study and research on yoga techniques and apply that techniques efficiently on people
  • Give proper instructions to students or people while doing yoga
  • Lead others through yoga poses for effective and safe workout

Skill Sets

  • Patience
  • body balance and flexibility
  • Co-ordination
  • Highly Energetic
  • Dedication
  • Enthusiastic
  • Hard worker

Work Value

  • Relief from stress
  • Gaining more control over emotions
  • Increase in concentration power, with an enhanced focus

Current Job Scenario

In India Yoga trainer can earn Rs. 5,000/- to Rs. 20,000/- month and it will get increase as per experience.Abroad, starters can earn Rs. 10,000/- to Rs. 15,000/- PM

Top Recruiters

  • Ramamani Iyengar Memorial Yoga Institute, Pune
  • Ashtanga Yoga Research Institute, Mysore
  • Krishnamacharya Yoga Mandiram, Chennai
  • Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Dhanwantari Ashram, Trivandrum
  • Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh

Course Synopsis

Course Options Certificate course Diploma course  B.Sc yoga PG Diploma M.Sc Yoga
Academic Eligibility 8th pass 10th pass 12th Any degree Any degree
Fees Rs. 2000/- Rs. 3000/- Rs. 10000/- Rs. 4000/ year- Rs. 15000 / Per year-
Expenditure in Metro and Tier-1 Rs. 2 Lakhs to Rs. 2.5 Lakhs Rs. 2 Lakhs to Rs. 2.5 Lakhs Rs. 2 Lakhs to Rs. 2.5 Lakhs Rs. 2 Lakhs to Rs. 2.5 Lakhs Rs. 2 Lakhs to Rs. 2.5 Lakhs
Expenditure in Tier-2 Rs. 1.25 – Rs. 1.75 Lakhs Rs. 1.25 – Rs. 1.75 Lakhs Rs. 1.25 – Rs. 1.75 Lakhs Rs. 1.25 – Rs. 1.75 Lakhs Rs. 1.25 – Rs. 1.75 Lakhs
Duration 6 months 6 months 3 years 1 year  2 years
Mode NA NA Regular Regular Regular
Affiliation NA NA Respective University Respective University Respective University
Entrance Exam NA NA NA NA NA

 Career prospect

  1. Yoga instructor
  2. Yoga therapist
  3. Yoga teacher

Industries where Yoga Trainer Required:

  1. GYM
  2. Corporate physical centers
  3. Hospitals
  4. Health centers
  5. Community centers
  6. School & university

Entrance Exam

  • Not Available

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