Indus University, since its inception is entrusted to inculcate the importance of ethics and value amongst its students, staff, as well as its stakeholders. The University is very focused on seamlessly integrating Indian traditional values and ethos through various activities as a component of its pursuit of academic excellence. Indus Institute of Special Studies (IISS) is established to achieve this goal. This Institute would also try to understand various facets of society at large such as Art, Culture, History, Philosophy, and Religion in the broad belief that “Knowledge knows no geographical boundaries”.
Yoga is recognised as the subject of prime importance in the field of Health and wellness with its educational significance worldwide. The Government of India is currently promoting indigenous systems of health including Yoga in a strong manner through the Ministry of AYUSH.
Yoga has been a part of INDUS UNIVERSITY since its inception and now, in 2020, the Indus Yoga and Wellness Centre of Excellence has initiated into promoting health in a holistic manner with a scientific research based approach through collaboration with International Alliance of Yoga Therapists (IAYT) India Foundation. All students of the constituent colleges of INDUS UNIVERSITY are exposed to the Yoga training and numerous courses are offered in the field of Yoga and Wellness from certificate to M.Sc. level.
IYWCoE and IAYT India Foundation is aiming to provide wellness experts at the local Health and Wellness Centres of the National Health Mission (NHM).
• Fundamental Immunology Modern and Yogic Perspective • Foundation in Yogic Wisdom Patanjali Yoga Sutra as Foundation • Yogic Immunogenesis Physical and Physiological Aspect Psychological and Mental Aspect Socio-Ecological and Spiritual Aspect • Navda Yoga, An Introduction to Nine Energy Forms of Goddess Shivani
• Internationally Renowned Faculties from International Alliance of Yoga Therapists India Foundation and renowned Expert in the Field of Yoga & Wellness. • University Certification • Career Opportunities as Preventive Yogic Healthcare Expert • Membership of International Alumni of Yoga Therapists India Foundation • This course is beneficial for Healthcare Professionals/ Yoga Therapists/ Yoga Teachers Hospitals/ Public Sectors/School Teachers/ Individuals and offers scholarships to deserving candidate
Subjects of Study
Immunology – Modern and Yogic Perspective
Patanjali YogSutra – Preventive Wisdom of Yoga based on PYS
Navdha Yoga – Introduction to Nine divine Powers of Shivani
Activities of the Department
Training & Awareness Program on First Aid & Basic Life Support
‘Healthcare is vital to all of us some of the time, but public health is vital to all of us all the time.’ With this noble intention, Indus University organized Training & Awareness Program on First Aid & Basic Life Support for Teaching/Non-Teaching Staff Members, organized by Mechanical Engineering & Clinical Research Departments in association with K.D. Hospital, Ahmedabad, under Extension Education Cell of the university on 30th October 2021.